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DHL Orders Eight New Boeing 777F Aircraft

DHL Orders Eight New Boeing 777F Aircraft

Last week, DHL Express announced eight new orders for Boeing 777F aircraft. And later that day, their 2020 earnings showed why. Lately it certainly seems that whenever we mention new widebodies, the conversation is about freighters… DHL’s new 777F aircraft will begin...
Air Niugini Flight 73 – A Very Strange Water Ditching

Air Niugini Flight 73 – A Very Strange Water Ditching

Many people feel that water ditchings at sea typically don’t go well, but Air Niugini Flight 73 shows this isn’t always the case. Even when the ditching itself is… well, a bit strange. It only happened two and a half years ago. Unlike the Miracle on the Hudson or...
JetBlue Reveals A220 Cabin In All Its Glory

JetBlue Reveals A220 Cabin In All Its Glory

JetBlue is inching closer to entering its Airbus A220 to service, and so decided to tweet pictures of its cabin interior, earlier in the week. It had previously kept the layout of its new jet a secret. The airline has now published full details, of what its newest...
De Havilland Canada Q400: Is Its Production Over?

De Havilland Canada Q400: Is Its Production Over?

De Havilland Canada will pause production of its celebrated Q400 once it finishes delivering its current orders for the aircraft. It expects to complete these deliveries within the year. According to reports, De Havilland Canada has asked suppliers to stop sending...
Garuda Indonesia Flight 421 – Water Ditching Success

Garuda Indonesia Flight 421 – Water Ditching Success

In another example of an aircraft ditching in the water, Garuda Indonesia’s flight 421 managed a successful river landing, in 2002. Yesterday we saw how the Miracle on the Hudson landing unfolded, 12 years ago. That water ditching happened on the 15th of January 2009....