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Thai picks alternate seat supplier as Koito problem drags on

Remember how Koito’s fabrication of aircraft seat test data delayed the delivery of five Airbus A330-300s to Thai Airways International (and created other delivery delays)? Well, Thai A330s are still parked at Bordeaux, but the carrier’s board of directors has agreed a plan to get them fitted with seats and into the air where they […]

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Pissing matches, Skype calls and aircraft anointing

I’ve returned from my holiday to find a mountain of stuff just begging for a blogging outlet. And when that happens, we need a News and Rumour roundup. So let’s get this party started. For those who have not been clicking onto Flight Global’s new IFE&C channel, let me urge you to start doing so. Last week […]

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US Airways takes the cake in cost-cutting effort

Which airline is the most aggressive cost cutter amongst its peers in the face of soaring fuel prices? That’s a tough question because there are so many good solid candidates right now. But I’m giving the little gold man to Star Alliance member US Airways, which is sniffing out ways to slash costs in every nook […]

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