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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...

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    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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  • 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.
  • Brazil eyes elevating five airports to international status

    News | 19 Nov 2014 20:10 | Rainer Uphoff

    Brazilian airport regulator Conaero will determine later this year whether to accept requests from five airports to obtain international status, according to a source at the Secretary of Aviation (SAC).
  • ALTA: Chile's Sky eyes IATA membership after joining ALTA

    News | 13 Nov 2014 16:58 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Newly minted ALTA member Sky Airline plans to join IATA as well in 2015 as the Chilean carrier continues to expand its international presence.
  • EasyJet adds new Bristol connections

    News | 07 Nov 2014 10:08

    European low-cost carrier EasyJet is to add flights to Lanzarote, Porto and Catania from Bristol airport in the west of the UK.