Frontier Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Shannon

Frontier Airlines Airbus A318

A Frontier Airlines flight had to make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport (SNN) yesterday when the pilots received an emergency engine warning light and subsequently had to shut down the engine. Frontier Flight 805 was inbound from Goose Bay, Canada for a repositioning flight with no passengers: ‘The crew had been cleared to land […]

British Airways to Use Special Paint on its Airliners to Save Fuel

British Airways Boeing 777

After successful trials on one of its Airbus A318s, British Airways will use a special fuselage paint on its Boeing 777s to save fuel and increase efficiency: ‘The coating, made by TripleO, reduces debris build up and improves aerodynamics, the London-based airline said in a statement. British Airways aims to save more than 100,000 pounds ($A151,000) […]