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2018/09/18 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Air France-KLM's new boss said Monday that he would invest half of his fixed salary into the company's stock as a gauge of his "confidence" in returning the strike-pr...


Ryanair cabin crew in five countries to strike on Sept 28
2018/09/14 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Ryanair cabin crew from five European countries will go on strike on September 28, threatening hundreds of flights in the latest round of a bitter tussle between unio...


2018/09/14 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Riyadh-based carrier Flynas has announced plans to recruit Saudi women to work as co-pilots and flight attendants for the first time, just months after the kingdom li...


2018/09/01 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

One person died -- apparently of a heart attack -- and 18 people sought medical help when a plane skidded off a runway in Russia's Olympic city of Sochi, slid into a ...


Airbus' iflyA380 app for smarter travel now available for Android users
2018/08/01 | AEROCONTACT | AIR TRANSPORT

Airbus has released an Android version* of the iflyA380 app, already available for iOS users, bringing the experience of flying on the iconic A380 to even more passeng...


Boeing Forecasts Unprecedented 20-Year Pilot Demand as Operators Face Pilot Supply Challenges
2018/07/26 | AEROCONTACT | AIR TRANSPORT

2018 Pilot & Technician Outlook forecasts a 20-year demand for 790,000 pilotsStudy cites fleet growth rates and tightening labor supply among reasons for increasin...


2018/07/25 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Ryanair threatened Wednesday to cut more then 300 jobs as the no-frills Irish airline faced down its biggest strikes that have forced the cancellation of hundreds of ...


2018/07/25 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

British Airways-owner IAG, easyJet, Ryanair and Wizz Air on Tuesday filed a complaint to the EU over what they say is France's failure to tackle strikes by air traffi...


Airbus's giant BelugaXL cargo plane makes first flight, with a major contribution from Safran
2018/07/19 | AEROCONTACT | AIR TRANSPORT

Paris, July 19, 2018Safran employees involved in this program watched the first flight of the BelugaXL on Tuesday, July 19 from the Toulouse Blagnac airport.Safran mak...


AirSprint chooses Rockwell Collins' Corporate Aircraft Service Program
2018/07/12 | AEROCONTACT | AIR TRANSPORT

Maximizes aircraft availability, provides predictable costMore than 2,500 customers worldwide enrolled in CASPSM CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (July 11, 2018) - Canada-...