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Bombardier set to hire 1,000 as part of ramp up for Global 7000 business jet

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MONTREAL - Bombardier Inc. is planning to go on a hiring spree in Montreal by adding about 1,000 people in the coming months as part of the production ramp-up of its new Global 7000 business jets, according to a source. (www.ctvnews.ca) Mais...

WHEN PIGS FLY! Woman Kicked Off Flight After Her Emotional Support PIG Became Too Rowdy

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The woman was given her marching orders after her havoc-wreaking hog began walking up and down the aisles. Even attempts to strap it to an arm rest failed to settle the farmyard animal on the flight from Connecticut. (www.thesun.co.uk) Mais...

PICTURE: Hawaiian's first A321neo arrives in Honolulu home

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Hawaiian Airlines first Airbus A321neo has arrived at the company's Honolulu hub, a milestone coming about seven weeks before Hawaiian's planned launch of A321neo revenue flights. (www.flightglobal.com) Mais...

Mid air collision between aircraft and Helicopter.

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A mid air collision between an aircraft and a Helicopter has resulted in multiple fatalities in England. Wreckage from both aircraft is believed to have landed in the estate grounds of Waddesdon Manor, near Aylesbury, on Friday afternoon. At least seven fire appliances, including three urban search emergency vehicles, were sent to the scene along with six fire officers who also launched the fire brigade drone to look for any survivors. Staff from the Waddesdon Estate, which is managed by… (www.telegraph.co.uk) Mais...

Navy admits to being involved in obscene sky drawings

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OKANOGAN COUNTY, Wash. – Officials with the Naval Air Station Whidbey Island said one of their aircraft was involved in the obscene skywritings spotted in Okanogan County. Photos sent to KREM 2 by multiple sources show skydrawings of what some people are saying is male genitalia. (www.wtsp.com) Mais...

Algerie Boeing 737 near Algiers on Nov 10th 2017, cabin pressure problems

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An Air Algerie Boeing 737-600, registration 7T-VJT performing flight AH-2046 from Algiers (Algeria) to Geneva (Switzerland), was climbing through FL340 out of Algiers when the crew initiated a rapid, later emergency descent reporting cabin pressure problems (www.aeroinside.com) Mais...

Lufthansa to increase flights from Berlin to New York JFK

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Lufthansa flies from Berlin to New York five times a week from Nov. 8. Every day except Fridays and Sundays, a Lufthansa Airbus A330-300 takes off at 17:35 from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to fly over the North Atlantic. Flight LH 406 arrives at John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) at 21:35. (www.airguideonline.com) Mais...

US Navy jet draws obscene contrail over Oregon

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OKANOGAN COUNTY, Wash. – Officials with the Naval Air Station Whidbey Island said one of their aircraft was involved in the obscene skywritings spotted in Okanogan County. Photos sent to KREM 2 by multiple sources show skydrawings of what some people are saying is male genitalia. Some sources have even tweeted pictures of what they saw. A mother who lives in Okanogan who took pictures of the drawings reached out to KREM 2 to complain about the images, saying she was upset she might have to… (www.krem.com) Mais...

Woman claims American Airlines ignored safety rules, forced her child to fly on her lap

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A woman is accusing American Airlines of forcing her to fly with her child seated in her lap, even though she purchased separate seats for both of her children. Kelly Duvall was flying with her 18-month-old daughter and 3-year-old son from Phoenix to Chicago back in August... (www.daviationnews.com) Mais...

Turkey terminates multibillion-dollar local jet program

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Turkey has quietly axed a multibillion-dollar program for the indigenous production of a regional jet with dual civilian and military use. (www.airguideonline.com) Mais...

Aer Lingus to launch new Dublin-Seattle route in May

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Aer Lingus has announced its 2018 UK summer schedule which boasts 3.7 million seats between UK and Ireland and seamless connections to 13 North American destinations including a new service to Seattle, Washington State. (www.breakingtravelnews.com) Mais...

Hawaiian Airlines CEO Mark Dunkerley to Retire in 2018

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Mark Dunkerley, who shepherded Hawaiian Airlines through a successful turnaround after joining the carrier in 2002, will retire in March. (www.hawaiinewsnow.com) Mais...

Bombardier set to hire 1,000 people in Montreal, source says

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Bombardier Inc. plans to go on a hiring spree in Montreal by adding about 1,000 people in the coming months as part of the production ramp-up of its new Global 7000 business jets, according to a source. (www.cbc.ca) Mais...

Forbes Revel 5 Best Airlines for Holiday Travel: Delta Airlines, Southwest Airlines, & More

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The holidays are upon us, which means that many of us will be packing our suitcases and flying both near and far to visit loved ones. Holiday flights make for crowded airports, travel frustration, and even sky-high prices. Are Delta Airlines and Southwest the best airlines to for booking your own holiday flights? (www.aviationrepublic.com) Mais...

GE Unveils 3D Metal Printer for Aviation Parts

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GE has unveiled its previously-announced 3D metal printer, suitable for making aircraft parts. At the manufacturing trade show formnext in Germany, the GE Additive team revealed the as-yet-unnamed machine, demonstrating its ability to print parts as large as 1 meter in diameter directly from a computer file. Using additive manufacturing technology, the machine fuses together thin layers of metal powder with a 1-kilowatt laser. (www.engadget.com) Mais...

Wizz Air orders 146 A320neos

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Wizz Air has signed a memorandum of understanding with Airbus for the purchase of a further 146 Airbus A320neo family aircraft (72 A320neo and 74 A321neo). While deliveries will start in 2022, the bulk of the aircraft will be delivered in 2025 and 2026, following on from the delivery of the 110 Airbus A321neo aircraft ordered by Wizz Air in 2015. (www.aviationnews-online.com) Mais...