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Samantha Thomas

cirrus sr22

The story of the high-performance singles is a fascinating one, not only because the airplanes themselves are masterpieces of engineering …more       

Chris Loh

As aircraft and aircraft engine manufacturers strive for greater efficiencies and better performance, one strategy has been to increase bypass …more       

Emily Derrick

Today, Boeing announced it is adapting its mandatory retirement policy to allow current President and CEO Dave Calhoun to stay …more       

James Pearson

Virgin Atlantic has 13 passenger routes to Heathrow next week – all bookable – together with cargo-only services. If international …more       

Rob Mark

The Gulfstream G700 has been tested up to 54,000 feet and speeds of Mach 0.99.

The Gulfstream G700 has been tested up to 54,000 feet and speeds of Mach 0.99. (Gulfstream Aerospace/)

Gulfstream Aerospace said …more       

Dan Pimentel

The Williams International FJ44-4A on the company’s testbed aircraft successfully completed flight testing using 100 percent SAF.

The Williams International FJ44-4A on the company’s testbed aircraft successfully completed flight testing using 100 percent SAF. (Williams International/)

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Julie Boatman

John and Martha King, co-chairmen of King Schools, pose with King Schools CEO Barry Knuttila, winner Allen Reenders and wife Sandy, NAFI Chairman Bob Meder, NAFI Chairman Emeritus Ken Hoffmann, and NAFI Board of Directors member J.D. DeBoskey.

John and Martha King, co-chairmen of King Schools, pose with King Schools CEO Barry Knuttila, winner Allen Reenders and wife …more       

Mark Finlay

Boeing Dreamlifter

According to reports, American multinational delivery services company FedEx is close to finalizing a deal that will see it take …more       

Jake Hardiman

Airbus Beluga Getty

Particularly since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, airfreight has played a significant role in keeping the world moving. Several …more       

Luke Bodell

American Boeing 737 MAX

American Airlines and Boeing have reached an agreement to delay the purchase and delivery of new aircraft. The deal means …more       

Samantha Thomas

Youtubers Killed in Plane Crash

A well-known couple whose popular YouTube and Instagram pages showcased their love of light aviation, was killed when the Cessna …more       

Linnea Ahlgren

American A319

American Airlines announced Monday that it would be reintroducing catering services on domestic flights in stages. From May 1st, full …more       

Jake Hardiman

easyJet Airbus A319

The summer season is typically one of the busiest times of year for commercial aviation, almost regardless of the location …more       

Mark Finlay

American Boeing 777 Getty

A recent surge in the number of COVID-19 cases in South America has forced American Airlines (AA) to cut routes …more       

Joanna Bailey

KLM A330

A flight from Nigeria to the Netherlands ended in tragic circumstances after the body of a man was found inside …more       

Jacek Siminski

U.S. Air Force Poland

USAF deployed 24 fighters to Poland. Twenty F-15s and four F-16s belonging to the U.S. Air Force deployed to Poland …more       

James Pearson

WOW Air A330

No one expected three airlines to operate between Iceland and Dallas, but they did. The Texas airport was one of …more       

Tom Boon

Etihad, Teruel, Airbus A380

The Airbus A380 fleet at Teruel Airport in Spain became more diverse yesterday. Following a seven-and-a-half-hour flight from Abu Dhabi, …more       

Jake Hardiman

Bird Delta Air Lines Airbus A220-100

The Airbus A220 has had a significant impact on the short-haul market since entering service with SWISS in July 2016. …more       

Joanna Bailey

American 777-200ER

In a bid to clarify its messaging, the State Department is reviewing its ‘do not travel’ order, beefing up the …more       

Tom Boon

Qatar Airways, Ultraviolet light, COVID-19

Doha-based Qatar Airways is continuing to roll out UV technology to disinfect its aircraft cabins. The airline has begun to …more       

Chris Loh

Amid increasingly warming relations between Israel and many Gulf countries, Bahrain’s national airline, Gulf Air, is pushing ahead with its …more       

Tom Boon

Boeing, 737 MAX 8, Dubai Aerospace Enterprise

Boeing today revealed an order for 15 more MAX aircraft. The order will see the lessor Dubai Aerospace Enterprise taking …more       

Dylan Malyasov

The Colombian Air Force scrambled jet fighters to intercept Ilyushin Il-96-400VPU aircraft with tail number RA-96104 assigned to Russia’s main security agency, or FSB. …more       

Chris Loh

Hong Kong is adjusting its rules for airline crew quarantine when it comes to cargo pilots. The Special Administrative Region …more       

Justin Hayward

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Difficulties with de-icing aircraft are not something you often associate with Australian airlines. But it does happen on the ground …more       

Justin Hayward

Delta A220-100

The Bombardier C-Series was a great aircraft, but it did not sell so well. Sales increased significantly once Airbus took …more       

Andrew Curran

ANA-Boeing-787-Incapacitated-Pilot

A Captain suffering a suspected stroke caused the hasty diversion of an All Nippon Airways (ANA) Dreamliner on Monday. The …more       

Andrew Curran

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The trans-Tasman travel bubble kicked off on Monday without any major hiccups. Many are hoping it will run smoothly and, …more       

Jay Singh

United Boeing 787

United Airlines has reported its first-quarter 2021 financial results. The airline reported a net loss for the quarter of $1.4 …more       

Andrew Curran

Boeing-Air-Force-One-Battle-getty

A run-of-the-mill dispute between a manufacturer and a supplier doesn’t normally make the news. But when the dispute involves future …more       

Andrew Curran

FAA-Boeing-787-Dreamliner-Checks

Boeing’s 787 program has received another setback with news the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued a new airworthiness directive. …more       

Rob Mark

NASA's Ingenuity has a camera on board that captured the craft's shadow as it lifted off.

NASA’s Ingenuity has a camera on board that captured the craft’s shadow as it lifted off. (NASA/JPL-Caltech/)

One hundred and seventeen …more       

Samantha Thomas

Sun 'n Fun 2021

Fly-ins are funny in that the flying-in and flying-back out parts don’t take place gradually over the course of the …more       

Samantha Thomas

Sun 'n Fun Wrap-up

The annual Sun ’n Fun Fly-In is a wrap for 2021. The event, which was cancelled due to the pandemic …more       

Samantha Thomas

Sun 'n Fun Wrap-up

The annual Sun ’n Fun Fly-In is a wrap for 2021. The event, which was cancelled due to the pandemic …more