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  • Balloon hit left A319 pilots with airspeed problem

    ​Pilots of a TAM Airbus A319 did not cope effectively with unreliable airspeed indications after the aircraft collided with a plastic banner being towed by a hot air balloon, blocking four air data sensors.

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  • Engine shortage dogs Portuguese AW101 fleet

    Portugal’s fleet of AgustaWestland AW101 Merlin helicopters, used for search and rescue (SAR) operations across a huge...

  • Boeing shows Brazil Super Hornet's networked simulation

    Boeing is using Elbit Systems capabilities in developing fighter cockpit systems to strengthen its presence in the...

  • IN FOCUS: How Portugal's TAP M&E became Brazil's biggest MRO

    The maintenance division of Portugal's flag carrier saw an opportunity when the MRO arm of Varig came on the market

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  • Portugal rejigs PSO arrangements

    News | 28 Jan 2015 16:56 | Oliver Clark

    Portugal has established a new public service obligation (PSO) subsidy on a route between Lisbon and the Azores, and has modified and repealed several others.
  • Brazil plans new privatised airport in Porto Alegre

    News | 14 Jan 2015 18:15 | Rainer Uphoff

    Brazil will build a new four-runway airport at Porto Alegre through a private concession scheme, says the new Brazilian Secretary of Aviation Eliseu Padilha.
  • Gol and Copa sign codeshare partnership

    News | 12 Jan 2015 14:18 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Brazil's Gol has signed a codeshare agreement with Panama's Copa Airlines.
  • TAM launches codeshare with Iberia

    News | 16 Dec 2014 17:18 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Brazil's TAM has launched a codeshare agreement with fellow Oneworld member Iberia, effective on flights departing 18 December.
  • Ryanair to open Azores base

    News | 05 Dec 2014 11:07

    ​Budget carrier Ryanair is to set up a base in the Azores, the autonomous Portuguese island group in the northern Atlantic.
  • Germanwings to start Dusseldorf-Porto service in 2015

    News | 25 Nov 2014 15:41

    Lufthansa low-cost arm Germanwings will open a route between Dusseldorf and Porto as part of its summer 2015 schedule.