Top News on Reykjavik

  • FARNBOROUGH: Piaggio Aero delivers first extended range P180 Avanti II to SR Jet


    Piaggio Aero delivered the first P180 Avanti II extended range (ER) at the show to Chinese operator SR Jet. The deal forms part of a multi-million dollar deal for up to ten Avanti II ER’s placed last year by SR Jet's parent company Sparkle Roll Investment.


  • Other News for Reykjavik

  • Unstable approach preceded Dash 8's hard landing


    Pilots of a de Havilland Canada Dash 8-100 had not stabilised the turboprop's approach to Nuuk in Greenland before the...


  • Crashed Superjet landed with retracted gear


    No technical problems were evident on a Sukhoi Superjet 100 test aircraft before it suffered a landing accident at...


  • Prototype Superjet badly damaged at Reykjavik


    Another of Russian airframer Sukhoi's prototype Superjet 100s has been badly damaged, apparently upon landing at...


  • News Listings for Reykjavik

  • Iceland's Bluebird Cargo picks TP to maintain wheels and brakes

    News | 20 Aug 2014 08:43 | Michael Gubisch

    Icelandic freight operator Bluebird Cargo has awarded Danish-based TP Aerospace a contract to maintain wheels and brakes on its Boeing 737s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Icelands-Bluebird-Cargo-picks-TP-to-maintain-wheels-and-brakes-402862/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Piaggio Aero delivers first extended range P180 Avanti II to SR Jet

    News | 14 Jul 2014 12:28 | Kate Sarsfield

    Piaggio Aero delivered the first P180 Avanti II extended range (ER) at the show to Chinese operator SR Jet. The deal forms part of a multi-million dollar deal for up to ten Avanti II ER’s placed last year by SR Jet's parent company Sparkle Roll Investment.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Piaggio-Aero-delivers-first-extended-range-P180-Avanti-II-to-SR-Jet-401392/
  • ​EasyJet reveals raft of new routes for winter

    News | 09 Jul 2014 09:52

    EasyJet is to open 19 new routes from different European bases as part of its winter schedule.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EasyJet-reveals-raft-of-new-routes-for-winter-401201/
  • Piaggio secures European approval for Avanti auxiliary fuel tank

    News | 30 Jun 2014 13:21 | Kate Sarsfield

    Piaggio Aero’s latest evolution of the P.180 Avanti is edging closer to certification and service entry following European approval of the twin-engined turboprop’s auxiliary fuel tank. The $275,00 feature is available as an option on the new generation Avanti EVO and for retrofit on the Avanti II predecessor - the the first examples of which are scheduled for delivery this month to Chinese operator Sparkle Roll General Aviation, based in Beijing.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Piaggio-secures-European-approval-for-Avanti-auxiliary-fuel-tank-400884/
  • Icelandair adds Birmingham to UK network

    News | 28 May 2014 14:32 | Martin Rivers

    Birmingham will become Icelandair’s fourth destination in the UK next year when the airline launches twice-weekly flights from Reykjavik.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Icelandair-adds-Birmingham-to-UK-network-399758/
  • Flybe to add three new routes from Birmingham

    News | 14 May 2014 12:46 | Oliver Clark

    Flybe will is to add three new routes from Birmingham as part of its winter schedule and extend another six into year-long services from the UK gateway.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flybe-to-add-three-new-routes-from-Birmingham-399262/