Top News on Porto

  • 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.


  • Other News for Porto

  • 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


  • News Listings for Porto

  • Azul unveils new Congonhas destinations

    News | 14 Oct 2014 19:52 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Brazil's Azul plans to begin flights to Belo Horizonte, Curitiba and Porto Alegre from Sao Paulo Congonhas airport, after it won slots at the downtown airport.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Azul-unveils-new-Congonhas-destinations-404762/
  • ​Swiss to revamp short-haul operations

    News | 06 Oct 2014 14:37 | 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/
  • ANALYSIS: Europe airline market review July 2014

    News | 04 Aug 2014 11:52

    Much of the focus on European carriers as they reported their second-quarter results was on the performance of their respective transatlantic activities given recent profit warnings from Air France-KLM and Lufthansa.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Europe-airline-market-review-July-2014-402341/
  • Copa and Azul become interline partners

    News | 25 Jul 2014 16:28 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Panama's Copa Airlines has signed an interline agreement with Azul, becoming the Brazilian carrier's newest partner following several similar deals in recent months.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Copa-and-Azul-become-interline-partners-402046/
  • Ryanair to start Hamburg operations in October

    News | 18 Jul 2014 14:28 | Michael Gubisch

    Ryanair is to begin services from Hamburg, following its decision to withdraw from neighbouring Lubeck.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ryanair-to-start-Hamburg-operations-in-October-401779/
  • EasyJet to open Porto base

    News | 15 Jul 2014 14:06

    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/