Airbus BelugaXL rolls-out of paintshop with a brand new livery #TheWhale #avgeek

The first BelugaXL has rolled out of the paintshop unveiling a special livery making it look like a Beluga Whale. The livery was one of six choices submitted to Airbus employees through a poll in which 20,000 people participated. With 40% votes in favour, the smiley livery won. The BelugaXL will now undertake ground tests before first flight planned in summer 2018.…

First ACJ320neo enters final assembly

The first ACJ320neo has entered final assembly in Hamburg, marking the start of a new era in Airbus corporate jets. Featuring the largest cabin in its class, the ACJ320neo is due to be delivered to Acropolis Aviation of the UK in the last quarter, together with a second aircraft, for Comlux of Switzerland. More than…

Police called after woman has profanity-laced meltdown on Spirit Airlines flight diverted for medical emergency (explicit footage)

Police in Rochester, Minnesota were called to assist with a passenger on a Spirit Airlines plane who became enraged after the flight had to be diverted when another passenger became seriously ill. The flight was bound for Minneapolis when a flight attendant noticed one passenger had gone into a coma, necessitating an emergency landing. Responding…

Southwest passengers who survived a fatal flight are suing the airline claiming they suffered ‘overwhelming horror’

Some Southwest Airlines passengers are suing the airline seeking unspecified damages following the emergency landing of Flight WN1380 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on April 17. In the suit filed Tuesday in New York State Supreme Court, a group of eight passengers claims they were faced with the “overwhelming horror of being trapped in a plane about…