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777X – Emirates Will Have To Be Patient

777X – Emirates Will Have To Be Patient

Abu Dhabi-based Emirates doesn’t have a firm date for when to expect delivery of its massive Boeing 777X order. The airline wants it, but the Airbus A350 and the 787 Dreamliner are both the picture, too. And eventually, these new giants will replace Emirates’ equally...
American Airlines MAX Flights To Nowhere For Employees

American Airlines MAX Flights To Nowhere For Employees

Having already announced their plans to fly the MAX before the end of 2020, American Airlines explains how it will showcase the jet to employees. The airline has a series of initiatives, leading up to the aircraft’s reintroduction. As we already saw some weeks ago,...
Covid-19 Killed the Jumbos – And Revived Hub & Spoke?

Covid-19 Killed the Jumbos – And Revived Hub & Spoke?

The Covid-19 pandemic accelerated the demise of four-engined aircraft. But ironically, it revitalized the hub & spoke model that these planes were meant to serve. This still won’t save these aircraft, but it has interesting effects for the airlines that used them....
Video: Tanks Move Accident An-124 Off The Russian Mud!

Video: Tanks Move Accident An-124 Off The Russian Mud!

Tanks finally manage to move the enormous Antonov An-124 off the Russian mud, two weeks after its spectacular landing on runway 25 at Tolmachevo airport. Moving the aircraft was almost as impressive as the pilots’ feat to save it in the first place. There were at...
Incident: DHL Airbus Rejected Take-Off At Very High Speed

Incident: DHL Airbus Rejected Take-Off At Very High Speed

An Airbus A300-600 freighter operating for DHL Aviation, rejected take-off yesterday at Brussels airport. The aircraft had began rotation before rejecting. The aircraft crew managed to stop the jet within the runway. However it couldn’t move off, due to a number of...