Category Archives: World News

Stewardess tells how to recognize emergency on board

Often, during a flight, passengers are not informed about difficult situations. One of the stewardessees told how to understand that something went wrong, Trend reports with reference to RIA Novosti.

Over 20 flights canceled at Dubai International Airport due to flooding

The administration of Dubai International Airport announced on Sunday the cancellation of 22 flights due to heavy rains, which caused flooding of several runways. This was reported by the Gulf News newspaper.

UIA comments on Iran’s statement on Boeing air crash

Ukraine International Airlines did not doubt the crew’s innocence of the crash of a Boeing 737 in Iran, the air company’s president, Eugene Dykhne said, Trend reported with reference to RIA Novosti.

US aviation authorities offer to recover another $ 5.4 million from Boeing

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) proposed recovering US $ 5.4 million from The Boeing Co. for allegedly installing low-quality parts for 178 737 MAXs, which the air companies presented as ready for certification, the organization’s website said in its statement, Trend reports citing RIA Novosti, Russia.

Fly Gangwon Airlines launches its first international flight

The new low-cost South Korean airline named Fly Gangwon launched its first international flight, KBS reported with reference to air company representatives.

BAA Training becomes ENAC partner for pilot training

BAA Training is one of the TOP 3 biggest independent aviation training centres in Europe and ENAC (Ecole Nationale de l’Aviation Civile), internationally recognized as the leading aeronautics and aviation university in Europe, joins forces to prepare professional pilots. According to the agreement, BAA Training becomes a partner for ATPL Integrated theoretical training provided to ENAC students.

Airbus delivers its first A350 with touchscreen displays in cockpit

Airbus has begun delivering its first A350s with touchscreen displays in the cockpit. The new technology, developed in collaboration with Thales, will increase crew efficiency, simplify interaction between pilots and improve dashboard ergonomics.

Rolls-Royce aims to build world’s fastest electric airplane

Rolls-Royce has introduced the plane it hopes will set a new record for the world’s fastest all-electric aircraft, announcing plans to try for the top spot in late Spring 2020.

EU steps up Boeing Embraer takeover investigation

European authorities are actively requesting materials from the Boeing Co., USA to create a joint venture (JV) with Embraer, Brazil, TASS reported with reference to Reuters.

EasyJet Airlines refuses dividing passengers into men and women

EasyJet Airlines, The Great Britain has refused to divide passengers into men and women during a greeting or a call on board, according to the Daily Mail.