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  • Wrongly-fitted washer led A300 to veer off runway


    ​Incorrect installation of a washer in the nose-gear torque link axle of an Airbus A300B4 freighter caused a chain reaction that ended with the aircraft’s veering off the runway at Bratislava.


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  • Wrongly-fitted washer led A300 to veer off runway


    ​Incorrect installation of a washer in the nose-gear torque link axle of an Airbus A300B4 freighter caused a chain...


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  • Air Contractors picks AAR for 757 component repair deal

    News | 24 Feb 2014 17:19 | Kristin Majcher

    Maintenance specialist AAR has won a three-year contract from Irish-based Air Contractors for Boeing 757 component repair and management services.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Contractors-picks-AAR-for-757-component-repair-deal-396265/
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 10-17 February 2014

    News | 17 Feb 2014 09:52 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Aircastle sells 737-400http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-10-17-February-2014-396024/
  • Air Contractors starts 757 operations for Aer Lingus

    News | 10 Feb 2014 17:12 | Niall O'Keeffe

    Irish flag carrier Aer Lingus has put into service the first of three Boeing 757s it is damp-leasing from Air Contractors, a division of Dublin-based ASL Aviation Group.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Contractors-starts-757-operations-for-Aer-Lingus-395742/
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 21-28 October 2013

    News | 28 Oct 2013 09:47 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Global Knafaim Leasing has raised $36.2 million in commercial loans from a US bank for the financing of two narrowbody aircraft recently acquired from an operating lessor.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-21-28-October-2013-392209/
  • Cabin crew size the issue in union dispute at Aer Lingus

    News | 07 Oct 2013 11:33 | Michael Gubisch

    Aer Lingus is to hire from an external contractor the flight attendants it requires for its planned transatlantic network expansion with wet-leased Boeing 757s, after failing to reach an agreement with its own cabin crew members.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Cabin-crew-size-the-issue-in-union-dispute-at-Aer-Lingus-391415/
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 23-30 September 2013

    News | 30 Sep 2013 08:24 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Hainan Airlines acquires 737-800 from Air Berlinhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-23-30-September-2013-391106/