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  • Mexico grounds Magnicharters over maintenance failings


    <P>Mexico's CAA (DGAC) has temporarily suspended the operations of <A href="http://www.magnicharters.com.mx/">Magnicharters</A>, a domestic <A href="http://www.flightglobal.com/737">Boeing&nbsp;737</A> operator, based on maintenance related shortcomings. </P> <P>It represents, after Azteca and RepublicAir, the third major jet operator grounding mandated by the Mexican authorities over safety concerns in little more than a year.</P> <P>But an airline source says that "passengers will hardly be affected by the measures, as we are subcontracting flights to Aviacsa and other carriers or, at least, rebooking passengers on other carriers".&nbsp; </P> <P>Magnicharter operates three Boeing 737-300s and a pair of Boeing 737-200s.</P> <P>According to the DGAC, an inspection of Magnicharter's maintenance procedures found safety relevant irregularities with the aircraft as well as with technical staff training. The airline now faces a 90 day deadline to either correct the problems or face perman


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  • Mexico’s domestic market grew slightly in 2010


    <p>Mexico's domestic market recorded slight growth in 2010 despite the collapse of the country's second largest...


  • Jet deals - 24 May


    Bulgarian Air Charter buys more MD82s Bulgarian Air Charter acquired four Boeing MD82s from the administrators of...


  • Mexico's domestic market shrunk 11% in 2009


    <p>Mexico's domestic market contracted by 11% last year as the combination of the H1N1 virus and the economic downturn...


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  • Mexico’s domestic market grew slightly in 2010

    News | 26 Jan 2011 16:43 | Brendan Sobie

    <p>Mexico's domestic market recorded slight growth in 2010 despite the collapse of the country's second largest player.</p><p>According to new data from Mexico's...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Mexicos-domestic-market-grew-slightly-in-2010-352379/
  • ALTA 2010: Mexico’s remaining domestic carriers have already filled Mexicana’s void

    News | 17 Nov 2010 23:50 | Brendan Sobie

    <p>Mexican carriers have already assumed almost all the domestic traffic previously carried by Mexicana, but on international routes US carriers have been the...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ALTA-2010-Mexicos-remaining-domestic-carriers-have-already-filled-Mexicanas-void-349876/
  • Jet deals - 24 May

    News | 24 May 2010 10:00 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Bulgarian Air Charter buys more MD82s Bulgarian Air Charter acquired four Boeing MD82s from the administrators of Alitalia. The carrier purchased Lot...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Jet-deals-24-May-342288/
  • Mexico's domestic market shrunk 11% in 2009

    News | 28 Jan 2010 01:02 | Brendan Sobie

    <p>Mexico's domestic market contracted by 11% last year as the combination of the H1N1 virus and the economic downturn had a devastating impact on traffic figures.</p><p>Data...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Mexicos-domestic-market-shrunk-11-in-2009-337705/
  • Mexico grounds Magnicharters over maintenance failings

    News | 12 Jun 2008 11:00 | Graham Dunn

    <P>Mexico's CAA (DGAC) has temporarily suspended the operations of <A href="http://www.magnicharters.com.mx/">Magnicharters</A>, a domestic <A href="http://www.flightglobal.com/737">Boeing&nbsp;737</A> operator, based on maintenance related shortcomings. </P> <P>It represents, after Azteca and RepublicAir, the third major jet operator grounding mandated by the Mexican authorities over safety concerns in little more than a year.</P> <P>But an airline source says that "passengers will hardly be affected by the measures, as we are subcontracting flights to Aviacsa and other carriers or, at least, rebooking passengers on other carriers".&nbsp; </P> <P>Magnicharter operates three Boeing 737-300s and a pair of Boeing 737-200s.</P> <P>According to the DGAC, an inspection of Magnicharter's maintenance procedures found safety relevant irregularities with the aircraft as well as with technical staff training. The airline now faces a 90 day deadline to either correct the problems or face permanhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Mexico-grounds-Magnicharters-over-maintenance-failings-224613/
  • Accidents/incidents for 2007

    News | 07 Jan 2008 11:18 | David Learmount

    Fatal events involving illegal interference with the safety of aircraft 23 March Transaviaexport Ilyushin Il-76 (EW-78849) Mogadishu, Somalia 11 11 TO The...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Accidentsincidents-for-2007-220648/