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  • UPDATED: Seven injured in Airbus A330 test flight depressurisation


    <P>Seven occupants of an Air Mauritius Airbus <A href="http://www.flightglobal.com/directory/detail.aspx?aircraftCategory=CommercialAircraft&amp;manufacturerType=CommercialAircraft&amp;navigationItemId=389&amp;aircraftId=379&amp;manufacturer=3001&amp;keyword=&amp;searchMode=Manufacturer">A330-200</A> aircraft were taken to hospital after a depressurisation incident yesterday (21 November).</P> <P>The twin-jet, the first of two A330s ordered by the carrier last year was performing a customer-acceptance flight from Toulouse, the final step in the process before an aircraft is delivered. It had been due to be formally received by Air&nbsp;Mauritius in the next few days.</P> <P>Ten people were on board the aircraft: three Airbus personnel, six from Air Mauritius and one representative of a supplier. Two pilots and an observer were in the cockpit at the time, while the others were moving around the cabin.</P> <P>"While in the cruise there was a sudden decompression," says a spokeswoman for


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  • FARNBOROUGH: Air Mauritius signs for six A350s


    Air Mauritius has signed a memorandum of understanding that covers four A350-900s and is to lease an additional two...


  • Sydney airport reports 7.8% growth in November traffic


    <p>MAp Airports' Sydney airport has posted a 7.8% growth in passenger traffic in November, the strongest increase since...


  • Virgin Blue to end codeshare partnership with United


    <p>Australia's Virgin Blue plans to discontinue its codeshare with United Airlines as it prepares to implement a more...


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  • ANALYSIS: Farnborough air show 2014 order tracker (final)

    News | 17 Jul 2014 13:00

    Despite collective order commitments of over 1,000 during the show, and more than 200 option commitments, total business announced during Farnborough was below last year's Paris air show. Total order and option commitments for Farnborough reached 1,210 compared with just under 1,500 at Paris.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Farnborough-air-show-2014-order-tracker-final-400759/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Air Mauritius signs for six A350s

    News | 16 Jul 2014 10:58

    Air Mauritius has signed a memorandum of understanding that covers four A350-900s and is to lease an additional two aircraft of the variant, says Airbus.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Air-Mauritius-signs-for-six-A350s-401640/
  • EBACE: Old faces return with new lease of life

    News | 20 May 2014 14:00

    ​A new name in executive jet leasing was launched at EBACE – but with some familiar faces at the helm.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EBACE-Old-faces-return-with-new-lease-of-life-399529/
  • ANALYSIS: Southern Africa's flagging carriers

    News | 31 May 2013 08:52 | Martin Rivers

    While financial turmoil at South African Airways often makes headlines in the sub-region, the Johannesburg-based flag carrier is far from the only troubled...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Southern-Africas-flagging-carriers-386518/
  • AB25: African Aviation chief executive Nick Fadugba

    News | 22 Nov 2010 12:00

    The landscape of the African airline industry has changed significantly in the past 25 years. Numerous former stalwart national carriers, such as Air Afrique, Ghana Airways, Nigeria Airways and Zambia Airways, have gone bankrupt; several privately owned airlines, such as Arik Air in Nigeria, Precisionair in Tanzania and Fly540 in Kenya, have gained ground; and low-cost carriers, such as Atlas Blue in Morocco, and Kulula, 1time and Mango of South Africa, have emerged with varying degrees of success write Nick Fadugba, chief executive of African Aviationhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AB25-African-Aviation-chief-executive-Nick-Fadugba-349764/
  • Sydney airport reports 7.8% growth in November traffic

    News | 18 Dec 2009 03:46 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    <p>MAp Airports' Sydney airport has posted a 7.8% growth in passenger traffic in November, the strongest increase since February 2008.</p><p>Total passenger...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Sydney-airport-reports-78-growth-in-November-traffic-336361/