US-Based Airlines Halt Flights to Israel As Tension Rises
As the security situation in Israel continues to become more tense, three United States-based carriers that regularly operate flights to Tel Aviv have decided to pause their flights. This week, the ai ..
Police Makes Drugs Seizure Onboard TAP Airbus A330neo in Venezuela
Venezuelan police K-9 unit discovered a shipment of drugs at the Simon Bolivar Airport in Venezuela earlier this week. The K-9 unit and its handlers are part of Venezuela’s Regional Anti-Drug Intell ..
Qatar Airways Ships Vital Aid To India For Free
India has experienced a significant spike in COVID-19 cases in recent weeks that has had a devastating effect on the country. Providing necessary assistance, Qatar Airways has offered to ship medical ..
Etihad Says Airbus A380 is No Longer Commercially Sustainable
Over the past 12 months, the A380 aircraft has continued to be grounded or retired from airline fleets. The last time Etihad flew the type was in March 2020, and since then, the plane’s future has b ..
U.S Air Force To Partner With Exosonic For Supersonic Transport
The United States Air Force’s Presidential and Executive Airlift Directorate is teaming up with Exosonic to create a supersonic executive transport. Both parties intend to provide government leaders ..
Boeing Files A Lawsuit Against A Supplier For Its Air Force One 747-8 Conversion
Boeing sued GDC Technics on Thursday, 8th April 2021, and also terminated contracts with the company for the Air Force One replacement program. According to aircraft manufacturing giant GDC Technics h ..
30 Passengers With Fake COVID Test Results caught in Canada
Canadian Authorities have caught at least 30 people attempting to enter the country with fake COVID test results. As part of new travel requirements, everyone entering Canada is expected to have taken ..
Qatar Airways Currently Has The Highest Available Seat Kilometers In The World
Based on available seat kilometers (ASKs), Qatar Airways now operates more seats across the globe than any other commercial carrier. Data from the Official Airline Guide (OAG) indicates that in March ..
FAA continues to enforce stern measures against unruly passengers
The FAA has affirmed its position on enforcing more rules than are intended to manage disruptive passengers onboard US flights. Since preventive and control measures have been put in place in the avia ..
Air New Zealand’s Boeing 777-300ERs To Be Retired From 2023
Air New Zealand has confirmed that it will possibly start retiring its Boeing 777-300ER fleet come the 2024 financial year. The airline has disclosed that it will decide the matter within 12 months. A ..