NEWS Horizon Air Places Huge Embraer Order

Horizon Air today announced it will grow its fleet with the purchase of 30 new three-class Embraer E175 jets, which will fly exclusively for Alaska Airlines. The order, which also includes 33 options, will be delivered over three years starting next year, and is valued at $2.8 billion at Embraer’s current list price and represents…

NEWS airBaltic Increases C Series Order

The C Series CS300 aircraft’s first operator airBaltic and Bombardier have entered into a firm agreement to convert seven optional aircraft to firm orders as the Riga-based airline aims to transition to an all-bombardier fleet. This brings the airline’s total firm orders of the CS300 to 20 aircraft. The agreement follows the airline’s conversion of…

NEWS JetBlue Expands Mint Service

JetBlue have announced an expansion of their most popular service called Mint on their transcontinental routes, which creates an opportunity to introduce competition in east and west coast markets where customers are faced with very little choice in terms of airline operators. The expansion will bring the Mint experience to 4 cities for the first…

BREAKING Security threat at Amsterdam Schiphol airport

Portion of Amsterdam Schiphol airport was evacuated and blocked by heavy armed military police due to a suspicious package. Several people were arrested. Spokesman says Sheraton Hotel adjacent to Amsterdam airport also evacuated due to ‘suspicious situation’. Some sort of Security threat is going on At Amsterdam Schiphol airport now… pic.twitter.com/aG3lpj2wa0 — Tony Fonderson (@TonyFonderson)…

NEWS MAG Records Passenger Milestone’s!

MAG have reported a passenger milestone of 23.5 million passengers flown in the last financial year at Manchester Airport. This has resulted in a 5.4% increase year on year. In March 2016 alone, 1.7 million passengers flew out of the airport. The MAG Group recorded 51.9 million passengers from their four airports, which has resulted in…

BREAKING Cathay Pacific #CX379 to Dusseldorf has declared an emergency after departing Hong Kong

Cathay Pacific flight #CX379 to Dusseldorf has declared an emergency due to electrical odour on flight deck few minutes after after departing Hong Kong. The Boeing 777-300 landed safely runway 07L at Hong Kong 45 mins after take off (18:15 UTC). BREAKING Cathay Pacific #CX379 to Dusseldorf has declared an emergency. Live: https://t.co/ICsJ87wn5D pic.twitter.com/RzO7UX9VgS —…