Category Archives: World News

EASA certifies ACJ319neo

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has certified Airbus A319neo. Approval applies to aircraft equipped with CFM International Leap-1A power plants.

British Airways wants to prohibit pilots’ strikes through court

The leadership of British Airways appealed to the High Court of London in order to achieve an injunction against the pilots of the airline demanding salary increase through strikes, Trend reports with reference to TASS.

Fitch, Moody’s cut Boeing’s debt outlook to ‘negative’ on 737 MAX problems

Fitch Ratings and Moody’s lowered their outlooks for Boeing Co to “negative” from “stable” on Monday, citing delays in its 737 MAX jets’ return to service, Trend reports citing Reuters.

Most business jets exempt from EASA communications requirements

Aircraft that have a maximum certified carrying capacity of 19 passengers or less and a maximum certified take-off weight of 100,000 pounds or less and the first original airworthiness certificate issued before February 5, 2020 are currently exempted from data transmission channels (EU regulation 2019 / 1170) of the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA).

One more BBJ 787 Dreamliner commissioned

Sultan of Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah (Sultan of Brunei, Prime Minister of Brunei, Minister of Defense and Minister of Finance of Brunei) began flying on his new BBJ787 Dreamliner (Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner). The plane was released at the end of 2015, and it took three more years to customize the liner, which was engaged in Greenpoint Technologies, USA. The liner received the livery of the Brunei’s national air carrier.

Bell Helicopter reduces helicopter shipments in Q2 2019

US manufacturer Bell Helicopter included in Textron delivered 53 commercial helicopters to customers in the Q2 2019, delivered 53 commercial helicopters in the three-month period—four less than in the year-ago quarter—.

BOEING to supply 20 787 DREAMLINERs to KOREAN AIR for US $ 6.3 billion

Boeing and Korean Air finalized their agreement to deliver 20 787 Dreamliners to Korean airlines for US $ 6.3 billion, according to a Boeing release.

Lufthansa, Germany, resumes its flights to Egypt’s Cairo

Lufthansa Airlines, Germany, has resumed its flights to Cairo, Egypt, on Sunday, the day after this German airline and British Airways temporarily suspended their flights to the capital of Egypt.

State of California found “cemetery” of the Boeing 737 Max planes

A “graveyard” with distressed Boeing 737 Max aircraft was found in the logistics airport of Southern California in Victorville, according to the Daily Mail, Trend reports with reference to RIA Novosti.

British Airways, Lufthansa suspend their flights to Cairo

British Airways and Lufthansa abruptly suspended flights to Cairo from Saturday over security concerns, but giving no details about what may have prompted the move, Trend reports citing Reuters.