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  • ​Ultimate corporate jets: Nine private aircraft that combine business with pleasure


    The USA’s, and the world’s, biggest business aviation convention – NBAA – starts in Orlando on 21 October. The event is all about business aircraft as tools – machines to transport money makers directly where they want to go in comfort, convenience and security, while saving them hours of time. However, there is an element of the industry that is more about indulgence and making a statement. Here we celebrate nine of the most flamboyant carriages of the clouds, some of which, sadly perhaps, never (or have not yet) got off the ground.


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  • Lufthansa to transition A340s to new ‘Jump’ platform


    Lufthansa will launch a new denser mainline platform dubbed ‘Jump’ internally with Airbus A340-300 aircraft by the...


  • Swiss clashes with pilot union over cost cuts


    Swiss is planning to operate its on-order Boeing 777 fleet through its regional arm, after the Alpine carrier was...


  • Missing MAS 777-200 had no major prior incidents


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  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 13-20 October 2014

    News | 20 Oct 2014 09:34 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Hainan Airlines extends leases with SMBC Aviation Capitalhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-13-20-October-2014-404950/
  • ​Ultimate corporate jets: Nine private aircraft that combine business with pleasure

    News | 17 Oct 2014 11:18 | Murdo Morrison

    The USA’s, and the world’s, biggest business aviation convention – NBAA – starts in Orlando on 21 October. The event is all about business aircraft as tools – machines to transport money makers directly where they want to go in comfort, convenience and security, while saving them hours of time. However, there is an element of the industry that is more about indulgence and making a statement. Here we celebrate nine of the most flamboyant carriages of the clouds, some of which, sadly perhaps, never (or have not yet) got off the ground.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ultimate-corporate-jets-Nine-private-aircraft-that-combine-business-with-pleasure-404881/
  • Lufthansa to transition A340s to new ‘Jump’ platform

    News | 08 Oct 2014 17:58 | Edward Russell

    Lufthansa will launch a new denser mainline platform dubbed ‘Jump’ internally with Airbus A340-300 aircraft by the third quarter of 2015, says chief commercial officer Jens Bischof.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lufthansa-to-transition-A340s-to-new-Jump-platform-404588/
  • Wing of Royal Jordanian A340 clips Chautauqua jet at JFK

    News | 07 Oct 2014 14:29 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The wing of a Royal Jordanian Airbus A340 collided with the tail of a Chautauqua regional jet on the ground at New York JFK airport on 5 October, according to Royal Jordanian.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Wing-of-Royal-Jordanian-A340-clips-Chautauqua-jet-at-JFK-404527/
  • Taoyuan airport opens eight new parking bays

    News | 07 Oct 2014 02:17 | Aaron Chong

    ​Taiwan's Taoyuan International Airport has unveiled a section of the facility as new apron space.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Taoyuan-airport-opens-eight-new-parking-bays-404503/
  • ANALYSIS: Europe's pilots fight for control

    News | 01 Oct 2014 12:00 | Michael Gubisch

    Industrial action has played havoc with operations at Air France and Lufthansa over recent weeks as pilots revolt against legacy carriers' cost-cutting plans.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Europes-pilots-fight-for-control-404292/