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. […]

Flyer Talk

Icelandair announces Dublin service

October 8, 2017 Hub Writers 0

Iceland’s national carrier, Icelandair, will begin service to Dublin next year, with the Emerald Isle’s capital city becoming the airline’s 50th gateway. Flights will operate six-times weekly using Icelandair’s Boeing 757-200 aircraft. Icelandair’s service will […]

Pilot Talk

Ryanair CEO wrong on pilot fatigue

September 25, 2017 John McDermott 0

Michael O’Leary, the CEO of Ryanair, said earlier this week that pilot fatigue as a result of flying short-haul routes doesn’t exist and that pilots at his airline fly a maximum of 18 hours per […]