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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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  • Saab picks Brazil's AEL for Gripen avionics displays


    ​Saab has tapped Brazil-based AEL System to provide wide-area and heads-up displays for Gripen NG fighters that are...


  • 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...


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  • INTERVIEW: Ryanair chief executive Michael O'Leary

    News | 30 Apr 2015 10:33 | David Learmount

    Ryanair expects to carry 100 million passengers in its current financial year, and the 30-year-old Irish budget carrier seems infused with a new-found respect for its passengers. Or, as chief executive Michael O'Leary puts it: "We've moved from being cheap and nasty to cheap and cheerful."http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERVIEW-Ryanair-chief-executive-Michael-OLeary-411716/
  • ANALYSIS: How Europe's hardest-hit airports are driving growth

    News | 07 Apr 2015 09:00 | Oliver Clark

    Some of the European markets hardest hit by the recession, compounded by the debt and currency crisis in the eurozone that accompanied it, are now leading the pace of growth in the region.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-Europes-hardest-hit-airports-are-driving-growth-410675/
  • Saab picks Brazil's AEL for Gripen avionics displays

    News | 25 Feb 2015 15:40 | Dan Parsons

    ​Saab has tapped Brazil-based AEL System to provide wide-area and heads-up displays for Gripen NG fighters that are being purchased by the Brazilian military.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Saab-picks-Brazils-AEL-for-Gripen-avionics-displays-409440/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ryanair-to-open-Azores-base-406794/
  • ​Swiss to revamp short-haul operations

    News | 06 Oct 2014 15:37 | Michael Gubisch

    Swiss International Air Lines is increasing seat numbers on its narrowbodies and launching several routes in an apparent offensive against Etihad Airways' local regional partner Darwin Airline.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Swiss-to-revamp-short-haul-operations-404486/
  • EasyJet to open Porto base

    News | 15 Jul 2014 15:06

    UK low-cost carrier EasyJet is to open a base in Porto next spring, its second in Portugal and 25th overall.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EasyJet-to-open-Porto-base-401552/