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LC Peru Q400 performs emergency landing after nose gear failure
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LC Peru Q400 performs emergency landing after nose gear failure

A Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 of the company LC Peru operating a domestic flight between Lima and Ayacucho in Peru on August...

Gulf Air receives its first A320neo
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Gulf Air receives its first A320neo

Gulf Air, the flag carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, took delivery of its first A320neo today. The aircraft, powered by...

Brazil could soon have Open Skies with several European countries
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Brazil could soon have Open Skies with several European countries

The National Civil Aviation Agency of Brazil reported that the first Open Skies negotiations with three European Un...

Ben Smith named CEO of Air France-KLM despite union objection
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Ben Smith named CEO of Air France-KLM despite union objection

Benjamin Smith, currently second in command at Air Canada, was officially named CEO of Air France-KLM group by the board...

Xiamen Air jet badly damaged after runway excursion in Manila
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Xiamen Air jet badly damaged after runway excursion in Manila

A Boeing 737 of Chinese company Xiamen Air operating flight MF8667 skidded off the runway on the night of August 16, 201...

Spate of bomb threats grounds nine passenger planes in S. America
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Spate of bomb threats grounds nine passenger planes in S. America

Nine planes were forced to make emergency changes to their flights within Chilean, Argentine and Peruvian airspace on Au...

South African Express to resume operations before merger
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South African Express to resume operations before merger

Three months after its air operator certificate (AOC) and aircraft maintenance organization (AMO) got suspended by the S...

First ACJ320neo assembled
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First ACJ320neo assembled

The first ACJ320neo has been assembled on programme, fitted with CFM International LEAP-1A engines and painted in ACJ ho...

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Brazilian Congress must be consulted about Embraer-Boeing union

Rodrigo Maia, president of the Chamber of Deputies of Brazil said that the Congress of this country should be consulted...

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Air France-KLM woes deepen as Dutch pilots threaten with strike

Like their colleagues at sister company Air France, the pilots at KLM Royal Dutch Airlines threatened to take industrial...

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Qantas sets new speed record for Perth to London non-stop flight

Qantas has set a new record for its non-stop flight on Boeing 787-9, slicing almost an hour off the scheduled time. The...

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Crash of plane stolen from Seattle airport raises safety concerns

A Horizon Air Bombardier Dash 8-400, registered N449QX, was stolen on August 10, 2018, from Seattle–Tacoma Interna...

Southern Air pilots reach agreement but workplace issues remain
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Southern Air pilots reach agreement but workplace issues remain

Following a two-week long voting process, pilots at Southern Air have ratified a Letter of Agreement (LOA) to improve th...

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Survivors sue Aeromexico over crash

Fifteen of the U.S. passengers that survived the crash of Aeromexico Flight 2431 on July 31, 2018 filed a lawsuit agains...

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Ethiopian Airlines suspends route Barcelona-Addis Ababa

Just 44 days after inaugurating the route, Ethiopian Airlines announced that as of August 15, 2018, it will suspend sche...