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  • ​VietJet receives world’s first 230-seat A321


    Vietnam low cost carrier VietJet Air has taken delivery of a high-density Airbus A321 aircraft equipped with 230 passenger seats.


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  • PICTURE: MAHB probes AirAsia aircraft rollback incident at KLIA2


    ​Malaysia Airports Holdings (MAHB) says it is investigating the cause of an AirAsia aircraft rollback, which...


  • OSHKOSH: Ascend 172 may spark broader piston remanufacturing drive


    A newly launched programme to remanufacture 35- to 40-year-old Cessna 172s could spread to several other piston...


  • Cirrus readies SF50 for parachute flight testing


    Cirrus is readying its Vision SF50 prototype for emergency airframer parachute system (CAPS) testing – the last major...


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  • PICTURE: MAHB probes AirAsia aircraft rollback incident at KLIA2

    News | 28 Jul 2015 03:34 | Aaron Chong

    ​Malaysia Airports Holdings (MAHB) says it is investigating the cause of an AirAsia aircraft rollback, which occurred on 17 July at KLIA2.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-MAHB-probes-AirAsia-aircraft-rollback-incident-at-KLIA2-415074/
  • ​VietJet receives world’s first 230-seat A321

    News | 27 Jul 2015 01:28 | Greg Waldron

    Vietnam low cost carrier VietJet Air has taken delivery of a high-density Airbus A321 aircraft equipped with 230 passenger seats.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VietJet-receives-worlds-first-230-seat-A321-415026/
  • OSHKOSH: Ascend 172 may spark broader piston remanufacturing drive

    News | 22 Jul 2015 16:59 | Stephen Trimble

    A newly launched programme to remanufacture 35- to 40-year-old Cessna 172s could spread to several other piston aircraft models, creating relatively low-cost options for purchasing new aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OSHKOSH-Ascend-172-may-spark-broader-piston-remanufacturing-drive-414899/
  • ​ANALYSIS: VietJet’s fatal flirtation with long-haul, low-cost

    News | 17 Jul 2015 03:21 | Greg Waldron

    Vietnamese low-cost carrier VietJet Air used the Paris Air Show to restate its interest in launching a long-haul operation, but the carrier’s modest international footprint suggests that such a venture will not make sense for several years – if ever.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-VietJets-fatal-flirtation-with-long-haul-low-cost-414701/
  • ANALYSIS: Asia-Pacific profits kept in check in 2014

    News | 17 Jul 2015 02:00

    Asia-Pacific's leading carriers were again in the black in 2014, though collective profits remain below previous highs as over-capacity, local issues and continued air freight market challenges hit yields for many in the region.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Asia-Pacific-profits-kept-in-check-in-2014-414408/
  • ANALYSIS: Mixed picture for European airline profits in 2014

    News | 16 Jul 2015 15:42 | Graham Dunn

    Profits among leading European carriers improved slightly in 2014 though the picture remains extremely mixed between operators, the latest Airline Business World Airline Rankings underlines.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Mixed-picture-for-European-airline-profits-in-2014-414716/