Archive | May, 2010

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What’s left for Boeing to sell to Australia?

On Monday commenced Boeing’s week-long media tour of its Australian operations. Boeing and its partners are undertaking some interesting and worthwhile projects in Australia ranging from UAVs to composites, the big-ticket items in aviation’s future (check back later this week for updates on those).Australia is also home Boeing’s largest presence outside of America with 2,800 […]

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What’s left for Boeing to sell to Australia?

On Monday commenced Boeing’s week-long media tour of its Australian operations. Boeing and its partners are undertaking some interesting and worthwhile projects in Australia ranging from UAVs to composites, the big-ticket items in aviation’s future (check back later this week for updates on those).Australia is also home Boeing’s largest presence outside of America with 2,800 […]

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Borghetti Comes In, PR Manager Goes Out

New Virgin Blue Group CEO John Borghetti held the reigns for barely a week before it was announced that Danielle Keighery would replace Heather Jeffery as the group’s GM of Public Affairs, a position Jeffery held since 2005. The timing, sources say, is not a coincidence and the decision not on Jeffery’s terms.According to Travel […]

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Aircraft Attempts Take Off With Built-In Stairs Deployed (Update)

Skytraders A319 VH-VHD at Wilkins Aerodome, Antarctica (Photo: AAD) Update Wednesday: Skytraders Chief Pilot and Director of Operations Terry Vickers confirms his company’s A319 (above) was the aircraft involved in the Sunday incident at Cocos Islands off the northwestern coast of Australia. “There was a human error at the issue in closing the door which […]

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