Industry Talk

Airbus A330neo flies for the first time

October 19, 2017 Alec Mollenhauer 0

This morning, F-WTTN, Airbus’s first A330-900neo (new engine option), took its first flight from Airbus’s widebody assembly plant in Toulouse, France. The aircraft flew for four hours and 13 minutes over the skies of Southern […]

Flyer Talk

SpiceJet in MOU for 100 seaplanes

October 12, 2017 John McDermott 0

The Indian no-frills airline Spicejet announced last week that it is exploring options to buy at lease 100 seaplanes from Japan’s Setouchi Holdings in order to increase its reach in areas that don’t have airstrips. […]

Industry Talk

Air Seychelles cancels flights to Madagascar

October 10, 2017 John McDermott 0

Air Seychelles, the national carrier of Seychelles, has temporarily suspended service to the island of Madagascar. The airline said the suspension follows the request of the Seychelles Public Health Authority amid concerns over an outbreak […]