Il-96-400M: why is Russia developing yet another new wide-body?

There are two wide-body airliners currently under development in Russia: new, sleek Russian-Chinese Craic CR929 and&hell...

Can you name the airline subsidiary? [Quiz]

Over the years, airlines have established subsidiaries to expand their market reach. Some decisions were eyebrow-raising...

What was the role of Cathay Dragon within the group?

Unfortunately, Cathay Pacific closed down the Cathay Dragon brand in order to cut costs. But what was its role in the Ca...

Cargo in panties and aliens in cockpit: illegal aircrew side jobs

Smuggling, drug trafficking, hauling tons of metal… Let's look at some of the most prominent cases of illegal...

How much has Airbus A380 depreciated?

The Airbus A380, despite its glitz and glamor, has fallen quite low in terms of its value. How low? A lessor's finan...

8 Aeroflot crew charged in $50 million smuggling scheme

Ten of Aeroflot Airlines crew were accused in the United States Court for allegedly smuggling a $50 million worth electr...

Top 10 Largest Passenger Aircraft In The World

If you've ever wondered which passenger aircraft are the largest in the world, this is the Top 10 list that will ans...

Fingermind: MRO industry needs innovation to rationalize itself
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