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AirAsia’s 100th Airbus A320

Replete with dragon motif – to celebrate the Chinese Year of the Dragon – this Airbus A320, the carrier’s 100th (registration – we think – 9M-AQM, although that’s listed in our database as a 1972-vintage Boeing 737-200 that was parked in 2008) arrived in AirAsia’s fleet earlier this week. According to the press bumf, it took […]

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Bahrain Air Airbus A320 on home turf

Here, from Flightglobal’s AirSpace gallery, is a lovely image from last week’s Bahrain air show of a (repetitively named) Bahrain Air Airbus A320 doing its stuff with the tail of a Sukhoi Su-27 of the Russian Knights display team in the foreground. For more news from the show, click here.

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Blue Line adds A310VIP to thriving charter fleet

French VIP charter operator and sublease provider Blue Line has taken delivery of a VIP-configured Airbus A310-300 to cater for the demand for large group and heads of state transport. The popularity of the aircraft, coupled with a paucity of suitable products on the market, has prompted Paris-based Blue Line to …. continue reading…

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Boeing unveils a new berth for 747

Boeing has partnered with Greenpoint Technologies to offer sleeper berths and lounges for 747-8 VIP operators, announcing orders to outfit four aircraft.

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Airbus A320 flies with blended winglets

  Airbus’s A320 flying testbed (F-WWBA) began another round of winglet flight-trials from Toulouse yesterday, this time equipped with a blended winglet designed by Aviation Partners (API). Read on…

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