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Prelude to D-Day (revisited)
Posted in Articles on Thursday 22nd May 2014 at 05:57
The 6th June 2014 marks the 70th anniversary of D-Day during which, amongst many other notable actions, an armada of Douglas C-47s flew troops and towed gliders from southern England to the northern coast of France.
Marrakech Airshow 2014
Posted in Airshows & Events News on Tuesday 6th May 2014 at 05:20
The fourth Marrakech Airshow was held at the Menara airbase from 23 to 26 April 2014 and this year the event co-located with the African Business Aviation Association (AfBAA) which was featuring its first AfBAA Expo.
40 years of British Airways
Posted in Articles on Monday 7th April 2014 at 08:16
Since it commenced operations 40 years ago, British Airways the UK’s national flag carrier airline has remained the UK’s largest carrier in terms of fleet size and international network.
Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 Missing
Posted in Aviation News on Saturday 8th March 2014 at 08:58
A Boeing 777-200ER (registration 9M-MRO) of Malaysia Airlines with 239 people on board is missing. The plane had disappeared on the way from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing over the South China Sea.
Biman Bangladesh Airlines A New Era
Posted in Articles on Monday 3rd March 2014 at 10:58
Biman Bangladesh Airlines board appointed a new Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director in March 2013. Kevin Steele is keen to address Biman’s past problems and move the airline forward.
The last of the passenger carrying DC-10s
Posted in Aviation News on Tuesday 18th February 2014 at 14:25
Biman Bangladesh Airlines S2- ACR is a DC-10 is the last passenger flying DC-10 and will go out in style with a one-off flight to the UK and then several enthusiasts pleasure flights out of Birmingham Airport.
Boeing 747-8 Freighter for Cargolux
Posted in Aviation News on Friday 14th February 2014 at 10:20
Cargolux Airlines have announced an order for an additional Boeing 747-8 Freighter. The order is the 14th 747-8 Freighter the Luxembourg-based cargo carrier has ordered.
50 Years of the Beechcraft King Air
Posted in Articles on Wednesday 12th February 2014 at 15:35
An unsung hero of the business aircraft market first took to the air fifty years ago, on 24th January 1964. The aircraft and its derivatives have now sold well over 7000 units, and the type remains in production today.