Air France CEO Anne Rigail says the Airbus A380 has always been a very difficult aircraft due to operational reasons

CEO Anne Rigail talked exclusively with AirlineRatings during the recent inaugural A350 flight from Paris to Toronto. Anne Rigail: “… the A350 and the Dreamliner just made the A380 totally obsolete, too expensive, too big. You need specific ramp equipment, you need to rebuild runways and taxiways, you need special boarding ramps. You even need…

United unveils Star Wars-themed safety video

The airline has launched a new safety video featuring characters from Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. Passengers on the flight will be greeted with classic Star Wars-themed music during the boarding process and distribute commemorative pins throughout December in celebration of the movie’s premiere. The aircraft’s interior will feature a special plaque and include…

Flights to and from New Delhi’s international airport delayed and diverted as pollution reaches “unbearable” levels

Flights to and from New Delhi’s international airport were delayed and diverted on Sunday as pollution reached “unbearable” levels, leaving the Indian capital blanketed with heavy smog. Visibility was so poor that 37 flights – including at least one international journey – were diverted from the city’s Indira Gandhi International Airport. Pollution indexes saw air…