Here is the world’s first Airbus A321 passenger-to-freighter conversion aircraft

Qantas Freight has begun flying the world’s first Airbus A321 passenger-to-freighter conversion aircraft. Qantas will operate it under a partnership with Australia Post. The first A321 freighter was converted by Elbe Flugzeugwerke (EFW) and supplied to Qantas through lessor Vallair. The demand for Airbus A321 freighter is becoming popular among freighter operators. In order to…

More female passengers were forced to undergo vaginal inspections than previously said at Doha Airport

Female passengers on 10 planes flying out of Doha were forced to endure invasive physical examinations, Australia’s foreign minister said Wednesday, greatly expanding the number of women previously thought affected. It was revealed on Sunday that women were removed from a Sydney-bound Qatar Airways flight in Doha earlier this month and forced to undergo vaginal…

SA Express airplanes to be auctioned

Eight airplanes owned by state-owned regional airline SA Express will be auctioned next month – but most probably will not fly again. SA Express was placed under provisional liquidation in April this year, after its business rescue process failed. A group called FlySax, which includes some of the airline’s former employees, was selected as the…