Top News on East Midlands

  • TransAsia probe yet to explain apparent shutdown error


    While investigators have yet to confirm whether a TransAsia Airways ATR 72 crew mistakenly shut down a healthy engine after the other flamed out, such an error has precedent.


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  • National Police Air Service to close ten bases


    ​The National Police Air Service (NPAS) of England and Wales is closing ten bases over the next two years a following...


  • Ryanair strikes new crew pay deals


    Ryanair has agreed pay increases and new rostering arrangements for cabin crew across the airline, as well as new pilot...


  • Rolls-Royce to test split-loading of XWB engine


    Rolls-Royce is to perform freight-loading tests for its Trent XWB engine at the UK's East Midlands airport, to verify...


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  • National Police Air Service to close ten bases

    News | 26 Feb 2015 16:07 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​The National Police Air Service (NPAS) of England and Wales is closing ten bases over the next two years a following hefty cut to its budget. The publicly-funded service will operate 23 aircraft from 15 sites strategically located across the two regions.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/National-Police-Air-Service-to-close-ten-bases-409492/
  • TransAsia probe yet to explain apparent shutdown error

    News | 06 Feb 2015 14:39 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    While investigators have yet to confirm whether a TransAsia Airways ATR 72 crew mistakenly shut down a healthy engine after the other flamed out, such an error has precedent.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/TransAsia-probe-yet-to-explain-apparent-shutdown-error-408791/
  • ANALYSIS: Leisure carriers look to adapt to new markets

    News | 17 Sep 2014 13:39 | Oliver Clark

    In August, Monarch's chief executive Andrew Swaffield revealed that after 56 years operating as a leisure carrier, it plans to cease charter operations for good in 2015 and focus entirely on scheduled low-cost operations.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Leisure-carriers-look-to-adapt-to-new-markets-403232/
  • Flybe to axe 30 routes in 2014

    News | 05 Dec 2013 11:48 | Niall O'Keeffe

    ​Flybe is cut an additional 10 year-round and 14 summer-only services next year, following its decision to withdraw from six London Gatwick routes.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flybe-to-axe-30-routes-in-2014-393832/
  • Monarch Aircraft Engineering adds new UK line stations

    News | 04 Jun 2013 12:08

    Monarch Aircraft Engineering has opened two new line maintenance stations in the UK. The new bases are located at East Midlands and Leeds Bradford...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Monarch-Aircraft-Engineering-adds-new-UK-line-stations-386666/
  • PICTURES: UK's first Dreamliner arrives in Manchester

    News | 31 May 2013 10:03 | Dominic Perry

    The first UK-operated Boeing 787 touched down today in Manchester airport at 11:00 local on runway 23R following its ferry flight from Seattle. To...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURES-UKs-first-Dreamliner-arrives-in-Manchester-386527/