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  • AEA rejects pilot unions' flight time objections


    The Association of European Airlines (AEA) is rejecting claims by pilot unions that proposed flight time limitation rules are unsafe. Flight deck crew...


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  • BA to cut equivalent of 1,700 cabin crew in November


    <p>British Airways is confirming the equivalent of 1,700 full-time cabin crew posts will disappear by the end of...


  • Oman Air brings in first of seven ordered A330s


    Middle Eastern carrier Oman Air has taken delivery of the first of seven ordered Airbus A330s as the airline looks to...


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  • Iberia reconfigures long-haul business class

    News | 03 Nov 2009 10:28 | Simon Warburton

    Iberia is to reconfigure the Business Plus cabins of its Airbus A340 fleet to include fully flat beds. Reconfiguration is scheduled to take place by...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Iberia-reconfigures-long-haul-business-class-334317/
  • AEA rejects pilot unions' flight time objections

    News | 08 Oct 2009 11:00 | Simon Warburton

    The Association of European Airlines (AEA) is rejecting claims by pilot unions that proposed flight time limitation rules are unsafe. Flight deck crew...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AEA-rejects-pilot-unions-flight-time-objections-333222/
  • WAEA2009: Saudi Arabian selects OnAir for A330 fleet

    News | 07 Oct 2009 14:47 | Simon Warburton

    Saudi Arabian Airlines is to install OnAir Swiftbroadband Mobile and WiFi Internet OnAir communications services on its Airbus A330 fleet following delivery of the first aircraft next year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/WAEA2009-Saudi-Arabian-selects-OnAir-for-A330-fleet-333167/
  • Lufthansa A380 performs first flight

    News | 07 Oct 2009 14:40 | Simon Warburton

    <P><A href="http://a380.lufthansa.com/#en/main/">Lufthansa’s</A> first <A href="http://www.flightglobal.com/landingpage/airbus%20a380.html">Airbus&nbsp;A380 </A>has taken off from Toulouse on a check flight over Southern France ahead of its delivery to the German carrier next March. </P> <P>“A truly moving moment,” says Lufthansa executive board member and chief pilot Captain Juergen Raps. “I cannot wait for our first A380 flight next March from Finkenwerder to Frankfurt." </P> <P>Flight deck crew reported no abnormalities. The ultra-large aircraft, which Lufthansa says will be configured with around 550 seats, will position to Airbus’ Hamburg-Finkenwerder site for outfitting in the next few days. </P> <P> <TABLE style="WIDTH: 445px" cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TH><IMG style="WIDTH: 445px; HEIGHT: 298px" alt=Lufthy-a380-1st-flight-445p src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=31078" border=0>&nbsp;</TH></TR> <TR> <TD> <H6 align=right>©&nbsp;Airbus/H Gousse</H6></Thttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lufthansa-A380-performs-first-flight-333188/
  • BA to cut equivalent of 1,700 cabin crew in November

    News | 07 Oct 2009 08:54 | Simon Warburton

    <p>British Airways is confirming the equivalent of 1,700 full-time cabin crew posts will disappear by the end of November, but insists the cuts are voluntary.</p><p>The...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/BA-to-cut-equivalent-of-1700-cabin-crew-in-November-333164/
  • Maltese start-up Efly begins operations

    News | 21 Sep 2009 09:36 | Simon Warburton

    New Maltese carrier Efly has started operations using a British Aerospace 146-300 aircraft configured in a single class. The airline will initially...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Maltese-start-up-Efly-begins-operations-332528/