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


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  • 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).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Brazil-eyes-elevating-five-airports-to-international-status-406279/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ALTA-Chiles-Sky-eyes-IATA-membership-after-joining-ALTA-406043/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EasyJet-adds-new-Bristol-connections-405781/
  • 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/