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International Business Times
Boeing and Airbus face competition from Bombardier in narrowbody airplanes business Bombardier has a long way to go before catching up with Boeing and Airbus when
Boeing and Airbus face competition from Bombardier in narrowbody airplanes business
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Bombardier has a long way to go before catching up with Boeing and Airbus when it comes to numbers. The number of 737s and A320s being manufactured are way higher than the CSeries jets. By the end of the decade, both Airbus and Boeing plan to have... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Airbus celebrates confidence-boosting orders from four airlinesD’Ivoire has ordered two A320neos (new engine option) – the first order for thi
Airbus celebrates confidence-boosting orders from four airlines
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
D’Ivoire has ordered two A320neos (new engine option) – the first order for this type of aircraft in Africa, as well as two A320s. “With these new aircraft Air Côte d’Ivoire will position itself as a flagship airline in the region by offering its... Read more
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The Financial Express
Air India set to phase out aged Airbus A320 fleet from this fiscaltwo-decades-old Airbus Classic A320 planes, which have seen frequent snags, sta
Air India set to phase out aged Airbus A320 fleet from this fiscal
The Financial Express / Posted 6 days ago
two-decades-old Airbus Classic A320 planes, which have seen frequent snags, starting this fiscal. As many as four Classic A320s of the total 15 in the carrier’s fleet are expected to go out of the fleet during this fiscal while the rest will... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Cebu Pac receives 36th brand-new Airbus A320called Sharklets. With the latest delivery, Cebu Pacific’s current fleet is co
Cebu Pac receives 36th brand-new Airbus A320
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
called Sharklets. With the latest delivery, Cebu Pacific’s current fleet is composed of seven Airbus A319s, 36 Airbus A320s, six Airbus A330s, and eight ATR 72-500 aircraft. Cebu Pacific’s fleet is among the youngest in the world, with an... Read more
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Reuters
Qatar Airways talks to Boeing after more Airbus A320 problemsairline could walk away from between four and six aircraft orders that have yet
Qatar Airways talks to Boeing after more Airbus A320 problems
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
airline could walk away from between four and six aircraft orders that have yet to be delivered after problems affected the A320s hydraulics and software, Akbar al-Baker told reporters at a media roundtable in Dubai. Baker criticized U.S engine... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Qatar Airways talks to Boeing after further Airbus A320 problems: CEOairline could walk away from between four and six aircraft orders that have yet
Qatar Airways talks to Boeing after further Airbus A320 problems: CEO
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
airline could walk away from between four and six aircraft orders that have yet to be delivered after problems affected the A320s hydraulics and software, Akbar al-Baker told reporters at a media roundtable in Dubai. (Reporting by Matt Smith;... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
New Airbus Asia Training Center Opens In Singaporeflight crew training facility, with eight full-flight simulators, comprising th
New Airbus Asia Training Center Opens In Singapore
The Aero-News Network / Posted 8 days ago
flight crew training facility, with eight full-flight simulators, comprising three A350 XWBs, one A380, two A330s and two A320s. The center will also have six fixed cockpit training devices and extensive classroom facilities, with the capacity to... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Airbus eyes soaring flight crew demand at Asian training centerwhich by 2019 will boast a total of eight full-flight simulators, comprising th
Airbus eyes soaring flight crew demand at Asian training center
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 days ago
which by 2019 will boast a total of eight full-flight simulators, comprising three A350 XWBs, one A380, two A330s and two A320s, with two additional simulator bays for potential growth. The academy will also have six fixed cockpit training... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
AATC eyes soaring flight crew demandwhich by 2019 will boast a total of eight full-flight simulators, comprising th
AATC eyes soaring flight crew demand
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
which by 2019 will boast a total of eight full-flight simulators, comprising three A350 XWBs, one A380, two A330s and two A320s, with two additional simulator bays for potential growth. The academy will also have six fixed cockpit training... Read more
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The Hindu
SpiceJet to swap wet-lease fleet by Junewhere only the aircraft is leased. The airline has a total of 28 narrow-body j
SpiceJet to swap wet-lease fleet by June
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
where only the aircraft is leased. The airline has a total of 28 narrow-body jet, including 26 Boeing 737s and two Airbus A320s, and 14 Bombardier Q-400s. Without specifying numbers, SpiceJet Chairman said it will place “a significant order” for... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
New flights, handling disgruntled employees a priority: Air India chiefsaid it will induct six Boeing 787s and three Boeing 777s this fiscal year. Bes
New flights, handling disgruntled employees a priority: Air India chief
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 13 days ago
said it will induct six Boeing 787s and three Boeing 777s this fiscal year. Besides this, it will also add 14 Airbus A320s, 13 ATR72 regional planes and six Boeing 737s over the next few months. Lohani said Air India will also order another... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The worst seat on the plane is getting more difficult to avoidFor domestic routes, McDonnell Douglas MD 80/90 jets with five abreast seating
The worst seat on the plane is getting more difficult to avoid
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
For domestic routes, McDonnell Douglas MD 80/90 jets with five abreast seating have been replaced by Boeing 737s and Airbus A320s with six-abreast seating. Many wide-body jets such as the Boeing 777 have had their nine-abreast seating replaced by a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Airbus opens its largest flight crew training centre in Singaporemillion) facility will be home to eight full-flight simulators, including three
Airbus opens its largest flight crew training centre in Singapore
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
million) facility will be home to eight full-flight simulators, including three A350 XWBs, one A380, two A330s and two A320s. It will also have two additional simulator bays for potential growth. The centre is Airbus' fourth, alongside those in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Airbus opens its largest flight crew training centre in Singaporemillion) facility will be home to eight full-flight simulators, including three
Airbus opens its largest flight crew training centre in Singapore
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
million) facility will be home to eight full-flight simulators, including three A350 XWBs, one A380, two A330s and two A320s. It will also have two additional simulator bays for potential growth. The centre is Airbus' fourth, alongside those in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Airbus opens S$135m training facility in Singaporemillion) facility will be home to eight full-flight simulators, including three
Airbus opens S$135m training facility in Singapore
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
million) facility will be home to eight full-flight simulators, including three A350 XWBs, one A380, two A330s and two A320s. It will also have two additional simulator bays for potential growth. The centre is Airbus' fourth, alongside those in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Lack of government support dampens growth of business jetsfor business jets. "India has gone berserk building airports to support growing
Lack of government support dampens growth of business jets
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
for business jets. "India has gone berserk building airports to support growing numbers of Boeing 737s and Airbus A320s operated by Indian carriers for the passenger sector - to fuel the growing middle class - but they haven't really gone... Read more
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Mashable
This is what it looks like when Formula 1 inspires airplane seatscompany and you try to put in what you want, it's hard. We worked incredibly ha
This is what it looks like when Formula 1 inspires airplane seats
Mashable / Posted 18 days ago
company and you try to put in what you want, it's hard. We worked incredibly hard with Airbus, even though we bought 500 A320s to have them put in everything that we wanted..[with Mirus] we're able to get what we wanted. Obviously, with a new a... Read more
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Business Standard India
GoAir on a hiring spree, to recruit 100 pilots, 400 cabin crewGoAir has 19 Airbus A320s at present. Its capacity expansion since its launch i
GoAir on a hiring spree, to recruit 100 pilots, 400 cabin crew
Business Standard India / Posted 20 days ago
GoAir has 19 Airbus A320s at present. Its capacity expansion since its launch in 2005 has been slow and the airline has inducted an average of two aircraft per year. But this is set to change. GoAir has 72 Airbus A320neo on order and in FY 2017 it is... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Who really runs AirAsia India?that AirAsia India may have a received a raw deal while leasing aircraft from A
Who really runs AirAsia India?
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 21 days ago
that AirAsia India may have a received a raw deal while leasing aircraft from AirAsia Bhd. For instance, old Airbus A320s were priced almost the same as new ones. One A320, made in 2009, and registered as VT-BLR, was leased for $320,000 per... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Boeing meets with Iranian airlines after Airbus bonanzaoutlined by the U.S. government. While Iran has yet to finalize the January ag
Boeing meets with Iranian airlines after Airbus bonanza
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 21 days ago
outlined by the U.S. government. While Iran has yet to finalize the January agreement with Airbus for 45 single-aisle A320s and 73 wide-body aircraft including A330, A350 and A380, the country sees room for more than one major manufacturer,... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Airbus To Upgrade TAP Portugal’s A330 And A320 Passenger Cabinshas signed an agreement with Airbus at Aircraft Interiors Expo (AIX) in Hamburg
Airbus To Upgrade TAP Portugal’s A330 And A320 Passenger Cabins
The Aero-News Network / Posted 23 days ago
has signed an agreement with Airbus at Aircraft Interiors Expo (AIX) in Hamburg to upgrade the cabins of its A330s, A319s, A320s and A321s. The engineering and certification of this extensive cabin retrofit program will be accomplished by Airbus... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Airbus Selects Rockwell Collins as a Lead Supplier for High-bandwidth ConnectivityElectronic Flight Bag interface and communications unit, which is part of its S
Airbus Selects Rockwell Collins as a Lead Supplier for High-bandwidth Connectivity
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 27 days ago
Electronic Flight Bag interface and communications unit, which is part of its Secure Server Router portfolio, as options on A320s and A330s. About Rockwell CollinsRockwell Collins is a pioneer in the development and deployment of innovative... Read more
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The Columbian
Blue skies seen for Alaska-Virginwith pilot groups,” said CEO Tilden. “But the Airbus is a proven airplane. So w
Blue skies seen for Alaska-Virgin
The Columbian / Posted 27 days ago
with pilot groups,” said CEO Tilden. “But the Airbus is a proven airplane. So we’ll see.” Virgin operates 60 Airbus A320s, almost all leased. It is committed to lease 10 new A321neo aircraft in 2017 and 2018, and has firm orders directly... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Small Planet Airlines selects UTC Aerospace Systems for Customized Interior LED Cabin Lightingeffective for airlines." The UTC Aerospace Systems STC-certified LED lighting
Small Planet Airlines selects UTC Aerospace Systems for Customized Interior LED Cabin Lighting
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 27 days ago
effective for airlines." The UTC Aerospace Systems STC-certified LED lighting system installed on Small Planet Airlines' A320s allows the airline to reinforce their branding by creating personalized cabin color lighting scenes. Small Planet... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Boeing Could Be a Big Winner in the Alaska Air-Virgin America Merger2022. However, it can cancel all of those orders for a $26 million cancellation
Boeing Could Be a Big Winner in the Alaska Air-Virgin America Merger
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
2022. However, it can cancel all of those orders for a $26 million cancellation fee. Finally, Virgin America will own 10 A320s by the end of 2016. Boeing would almost certainly accept these as trade-ins toward the purchase of new Boeing... Read more
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iol.co.za
Alaska Air agrees to buy Virgin Americafleet will swell to 280 aircraft with Burlingame, California-based Virgin Ameri
Alaska Air agrees to buy Virgin America
iol.co.za / Posted 28 days ago
fleet will swell to 280 aircraft with Burlingame, California-based Virgin America’s 60 Airbus Group SE A319s and A320s, and the combined entity will have 1,200 daily departures. The business will have hubs in San Francisco and Los... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Virgin airlines fans fret, but Alaska deal will benefit many West Coast travelerswith pilot groups,” said CEO Tilden. “But the Airbus is a proven airplane. So w
Virgin airlines fans fret, but Alaska deal will benefit many West Coast travelers
The Seattle Times / Posted 28 days ago
with pilot groups,” said CEO Tilden. “But the Airbus is a proven airplane. So we’ll see.” Virgin operates 60 Airbus A320s, almost all leased. It is committed to lease 10 new A321neo aircraft in 2017 and 2018, and has firm orders directly... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Places Alaska Air on Rating Watch NegativeGroup's regional subsidiary, Horizon, operates Bombardier Q400's), while Virgin
Fitch Places Alaska Air on Rating Watch Negative
Business Wire / Posted 28 days ago
Group's regional subsidiary, Horizon, operates Bombardier Q400's), while Virgin America has a fleet of 60 Airbus A319s and A320s. Maintaining a new fleet type will create some inefficiencies in terms of maintenance, spare parts inventory, crew... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Barfield And JetBlue Expand Joint A320/A321 Fleet Cooperationcovers component repairs on a flight-hour basis, plus component Engineering and
Barfield And JetBlue Expand Joint A320/A321 Fleet Cooperation
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 28 days ago
covers component repairs on a flight-hour basis, plus component Engineering and Logistics support for the carrier’s 130 A320s and 25 A321s. Competitive responses to JetBlue’s needs The signing extends a 10-year working relationship between the... Read more
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Investopedia
Virgin America Bought by Alaska Air for $2.6B (ALK, VA)compared to full-year 2015 revenues of $5.6 billion for Alaska and $391 million
Virgin America Bought by Alaska Air for $2.6B (ALK, VA)
Investopedia / Posted 28 days ago
compared to full-year 2015 revenues of $5.6 billion for Alaska and $391 million for Virgin. Integrating the two companies may present difficulties: Virgin's fleet consists of Airbus Group SE (AIR.PA) A320s, while Alaska flies Boeing Co. (BA... Read more
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Orange County Register
Alaska Air agrees to buy Virgin America for $2.6 billionfleet will swell to 280 aircraft with Burlingame, California-based Virgin Ameri
Alaska Air agrees to buy Virgin America for $2.6 billion
Orange County Register / Posted 28 days ago
fleet will swell to 280 aircraft with Burlingame, California-based Virgin America’s 60 Airbus Group SE A319s and A320s, and the combined entity will have 1,200 daily departures. The business will have hubs in San Francisco and Los... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Alaska Air Group to buy Virgin America in US$4b dealbeef up now that the four largest control about 80 percent of the market. The
Alaska Air Group to buy Virgin America in US$4b deal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
beef up now that the four largest control about 80 percent of the market. The deal will bring together Virgin's 60 Airbus A320s with Alaska's Boeing 737s and Bombardier Q 400s, for a total fleet of about 280 operating a combined 1,200 daily... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Alaska Air agrees to buy Virgin America for $2.6Bfleet will swell to 280 aircraft with Burlingame, California-based Virgin Ameri
Alaska Air agrees to buy Virgin America for $2.6B
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 29 days ago
fleet will swell to 280 aircraft with Burlingame, California-based Virgin America's 60 Airbus Group SE A319s and A320s, and the combined entity will have 1,200 daily departures. The business will have hubs in San Francisco and Los... Read more
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TheStreet.com
West Coast Power Alaska Air Will Operate Five Hubs After Mergeroperate a fleet of 280 aircraft, including regional aircraft and apparently inc
West Coast Power Alaska Air Will Operate Five Hubs After Merger
TheStreet.com / Posted 29 days ago
operate a fleet of 280 aircraft, including regional aircraft and apparently including Virgin America's 60 Airbus A319s and A320s. In a press release, the carriers made no mention of abandoning the Virgin America fleet in favor of Alaska's Boeing... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Alaska Air clinches Virgin America deal for $2.6Bintegration of the flight crews and could conceivably even retain the Virgin Am
Alaska Air clinches Virgin America deal for $2.6B
The Seattle Times / Posted 29 days ago
integration of the flight crews and could conceivably even retain the Virgin America brand. Since all but five of the A320s are leased, not owned, by Virgin America, Alaska could theoretically let those aircraft go as they come off lease... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Alaska Air nears $2B deal for Virgin Americasaid that Alaska could attempt to monetize certain Virgin America assets, inclu
Alaska Air nears $2B deal for Virgin America
TheStreet.com / Posted 30 days ago
said that Alaska could attempt to monetize certain Virgin America assets, including its coveted orders for next-generation A320s and potentially landing rights in Dallas, New York and Washington, to help pay down the acquisition costs.... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Alaska Air reportedly nears deal for Virgin Americaalong the West Coast. But it would be easier for JetBlue to absorb the Virgin
Alaska Air reportedly nears deal for Virgin America
The Seattle Times / Posted 30 days ago
along the West Coast. But it would be easier for JetBlue to absorb the Virgin America fleet, because they both fly Airbus A320s. And for JetBlue, acquiring Virgin America could be a big growth move, giving it a western regional network it now... Read more
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The Financial Express
Vistara looks to stimulate demand for biz class seatsthat a large chunk of business travelers are from corporate tie-ups, Vistara’s
Vistara looks to stimulate demand for biz class seats
The Financial Express / Posted a month ago
that a large chunk of business travelers are from corporate tie-ups, Vistara’s relatively small fleet – 9 A320s—serving fewer destinations compared to its competition has kept some corporates away from it. However, Vistara’s... Read more

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