Category Archives: World News

MACE 2019 – reverse counting

On October 30 – November 1, 2019 Valletta (Grand Hotel Excelsior) will held the largest business aviation conference known as MACE 2019 (Malta Aviation Conference and Expo), organized with the support of Malta Business Aviation Association (MBAA) and the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA), as well as the Ministry of Transport Malta.

Leonardo supplied 57 helicopters to its customers in H1 2019

According to the operating results for H1 2019, the helicopter manufacturer named ‘Leonardo Helicopters’ delivered 57 helicopters to its customers.

Boeing faces with some technical problems when testing its new airliner

The Boeing Company encountered technical problems while testing its new Boeing-777X, TASS reported with reference to the Agency France-Presse (AFP).

The main aviation forum covering eastern Europe and central Asia takes place at the end of October

The ‘Wings of the Future’ forum traditionally brings together the best commercial aviation brains from around the globe, so that participants from the business community will receive a clear picture of the current situation and the development prospects facing their industry. At the same time they will discover how the experts clearly define their development strategies as they reveal all the relevant objectives.

EasyJet passenger replaces pilot out of service

The plane of the airline EasyJet, which was supposed to fly from Manchester (Britain) to Alicante (Spain), was delayed due to the fact that the pilot of the airliner did not come to work, according to the Manchester Evening News newspaper.

Singaporean faces jail for buying airline ticket and refusing to fly

In Singapore, a man faces up to two years in prison for buying a plane ticket and not using it, Izvestia writes with reference to The Sun.

Six predictions to transform the market

Despite the fact that it is even more than a quarter until 2020, there are a number of trends that are beginning to emerge on the horizon and are the subject of discussion among the leading players.

New problems have arisen in resolving the issue to resume flights of Boeing 737 MAX

The resumption of flights for Boeing 737 MAXs may be delayed until the end of 2019 and affect the New Year holidays season due to the conflict between the U.S. Boeing Company and international flight control agents that flared up after a meeting of their representatives in August, Trend reported with reference to TASS.

Boeing 737 en route from Yerevan to Moscow makes emergency landing in Tbilisi

A Boeing 737 plane operated by the Armenia air carrier, which was on its way from Yerevan to Moscow, made an emergency landing in Tbilisi due to problems with the aircraft’s electrical devices.

Draft of CR929 Russian-Chinese aircraft presented at MAKS-2019

The United Aircraft Corporation (UAC), the Chinese Civil Aircraft Corporation (COMAC) and the CRAIC joint venture presented the Russian-Chinese CR929 draft to the airlines as part of MAKS 2019, the UAC press service said.