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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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  • News Listings for airbus a340

  • Lufthansa to open third route to Florida

    News | 13 Nov 2014 12:12

    ​German flag-carrier Lufthansa is to open a third destination in Florida with flights to the city of Tampa next year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lufthansa-to-open-third-route-to-Florida-406018/
  • Deucalion Capital buys final A340 from Lufthansa

    News | 11 Nov 2014 08:39 | Laura Mueller

    ​Deucalion Capital purchased unlevered the last of six Airbus A340-300s, (MSN 053), from Lufthansa for part-out. The airframe, a 1994 vintage with CFM56 engines, will be consigned to Universal Asset Management. The purchase closed in October.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Deucalion-Capital-buys-final-A340-from-Lufthansa-405888/
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 3-10 November 2014

    News | 10 Nov 2014 12:17 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Apollo Aviation sells 40-aircraft portfoliohttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-3-10-November-2014-405844/
  • SIA fuel usage down 3% following A340-500 retirement

    News | 07 Nov 2014 07:48 | Greg Waldron

    ​The Singapore Airlines Group consumed about 3% less fuel volume in the its 2014/2015 fiscal first half, mainly due to its termination of its Singapore-Newark direct flight in November 2013.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SIA-fuel-usage-down-3-following-A340-500-retirement-405770/
  • Air Canada debt rises as it finances 787s with Ex-Im guarantees

    News | 06 Nov 2014 21:39 | Edward Russell

    ​Air Canada plans to finance all seven Boeing 787-8s that are benefit from lower export credit rates with loan guarantees from the US Export-Import Bank.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Canada-debt-rises-as-it-finances-787s-with-Ex-Im-guarantees-405755/
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 27 October-3 November 2014

    News | 03 Nov 2014 14:21 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Volaris extends A320 leasehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-27-October-3-November-2014-405551/