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Commercial Airline News

Thu, Oct 02, 2014

FAA To Require Replacement Of Honeywell Avionics In Boeing Airplanes

Testing Shows Some Units Can Be Affected By Onboard WiFi Systems

The FAA has posted an Airworthiness Directive (AD 2014-20-06) dated October 1 for all Boeing 737-600, -700, -700C, -800, -900, and -900ER series airplanes, and Model 777 airplanes. The AD was prompted by testing reports on certain Honeywell phase 3 display units (DUs).

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Wed, Oct 01, 2014

Lufthansa Hit By Another Pilot Walkout

Fifty Long-Haul Flights Cancelled By 15-Hour Labor Action

Just days after Air France got its pilots back to work, Lufthansa was hit by a 15-hour pilot walkout, forcing the cancellation of 50 long-haul flights.

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Wed, Oct 01, 2014

First Asian 747-8 Intercontinental Delivered To Air China

Airline Becomes First Asian Carrier To Fly The Stretched Passenger Jumbo Jet

Air China has taken delivery of the airline's first 747-8 Intercontinental, making it the first carrier in Asia to operate the passenger version of the new, fuel-efficient 747-8. The new airplane is the first of seven 747-8 Intercontinentals Air China has on order.

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Wed, Oct 01, 2014

AVIC To Install Rockwell Collins Pro Line Fusion Avionics In MA-700

Airplane Is Expected To Enter Service In 2019

Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) will install Rockwell Collins’ Pro Line Fusion advanced avionics system in its new MA-700 regional airliner. The MA-700, a twin turboprop that follows the development of the MA-60 and MA-600 Xian Modern Ark family of aircraft, is expected to enter into service in 2019.

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Tue, Sep 30, 2014

EASA Certifies Airbus A350-900

Clears The Way For First Deliveries

The EASA has issued the type certificate of the Airbus A350-900. Airbus demonstrated that the aircraft complies with the regulatory safety and environment requirements defined by EASA for the European Union.

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Tue, Sep 30, 2014

Boeing, Etihad Airways Unveil Livery Of Airline's First 787-9

New 'Facets Of Abu Dhabi' Livery Inspired By UAE Culture

Boeing has rolled out of its paint hangar the first 787-9 Dreamliner that will be delivered to Etihad Airways. The airplane is painted in the airline's new 'Facets of Abu Dhabi' livery with colors reminiscent of the desert landscape, inspired by the culture, Islamic design and architecture motifs of the United Arab Emirates.

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Tue, Sep 30, 2014

PeoplExpress Temporarily Suspends Operations

Cites Crew Shortages, Lack Of Airplanes

With a shortage of crew members and only one airplane, startup scheduled carrier PeoplExpress has temporarily suspended its operations with the hope of resuming flights by October 16.

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