NEWS Textron Aviation Go Big At Friedrichshafen

Textron Aviation have gone out with an all broad display of aircraft for the AERO 2016 event in Friedrichshafen Airport, Germany! Textron will be displaying in Hall A3, Chalet 127 with aircraft on display showing off aircraft from Bell Helicopters, Cessna & Beechcraft!  Bell Helicopters – This year, Bell Helicopter is showcasing its latest in production commercial…

NEWS United Airlines Announces Board Changes

United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: UAL) today announced additional changes to its Board and a settlement agreement with Altimeter Capital Management, LP and PAR Capital Management, Inc. under which two of their designees, Edward L. Shapiro, Managing Partner and portfolio manager at PAR, and Barney Harford, former Chief Executive Officer of Orbitz Worldwide, Inc., will…

NEWS First A350 Simulator Installed In Miami

Airbus have announced that Americas’ first Airbus A350 simulator in the United States has been installed as well as receiving “Level-D” status by the FAA & EASA. This is the first A350 XWB full-flight simulator in the Americas and complements the Miami Training Center’s existing two A330/A340 and four A320 full-flight simulators. American Airlines and TAM…

NEWS Monarch Proposes To Shut Manchester Hangar

Over 100 jobs are at risk after Monarch have announced plans to close their engineering facility at Manchester Airport. The airline have said that they are considering a proposal to relocate the base maintenance work carried out at Manchester to their other facilities across the country. Andy Mackay, Monarch’s interim managing director, said: “We are…

NEWS Air Canada Rouge Goes Big For Winter 2016

Air Canada announced today it will launch four new seasonal Air Canada rouge services between Montreal-Puerto Vallarta, Mexico; Montreal-San José, Costa Rica; Toronto Palm Springs, California; and Toronto-Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. The non-stop flights will give Canadian travelers more competitively-priced options when flying to sun destinations beginning winter 2016-2017.  “Air Canada is solidifying…