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Jason Shaw
Jason Shaw
"Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return." - Leonardo da Vinci. Jason has been involved in the media, travel and aviation industries for most of his life, he has written numerous articles, reports and features for various publications and journals. He is also the chief aviation correspondent for http://air101.co.uk blog (Image Delta A220 From Delta)
The first 787-9 Dreamliner arrives for Canadian airline WestJet
Civil Aviation
The first 787-9 Dreamliner arrives for Canadian airline WestJet

One of Canada's leading airlines, WestJet has entered into what it calls 'the global era' with the arrival of the carrie...

Airbus starts recruitment for new US production line.
Civil Aviation
Airbus starts recruitment for new US production line.

As orders from American carriers flood in the A220, the aircraft formally known as the Bombardier Cseries, the European...

Eight more H225Ms for the Indonesian Air Force
Defense
Eight more H225Ms for the Indonesian Air Force

Airbus Helicopters are celebrating after winning an order for eight additional super 11-tonne H225M’s from the Indonesia...

Tipping the crew?
Civil Aviation
Tipping the crew?

Just before 2019 dawned, JT Genter over at TPG alerted us to an unusual sight, cabin crew from a US budget carrier virtu...

JetBlue Airways confirms order for 60 Airbus A220-300 aircraft
Civil Aviation
JetBlue Airways confirms order for 60 Airbus A220-300 aircraft

Another major order for the aircraft that was once known as the Bombardier CSeries CS300, demonstrates the power of the...

First 787-9 Dreamliner for Royal Air Maroc
Civil Aviation
First 787-9 Dreamliner for Royal Air Maroc

This week the Moroccan flag carrying national airline, Royal Air Maroc has taken delivery of its first Boeing 787-9 Drea...

Buta Airways welcomes its 8th Embraer E190
Civil Aviation
Buta Airways welcomes its 8th Embraer E190

Buta Airways, Azerbaijan’s low-cost carrier has received another new Embraer E190 aircraft, the eighth to join the carri...

Flair Air blackmail staff to call off strike action
Civil Aviation
Flair Air blackmail staff to call off strike action

In a surprising move by an airline that prides itself on creating a friendly environment, Flair Airlines, the ultra-low-...

Is the Flybe future about to unfold?
Civil Aviation
Is the Flybe future about to unfold?

The future of the troubled UK regional carrier Flybe could be decided in the not too distant future, we've been told by...

JEJU Air orders 40 Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft
Civil Aviation
JEJU Air orders 40 Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft

The leading low-cost-carrier from Korea, Jeju Air has signed on the dotted line and confirmed a large order with the US...

Vietnam Airlines takes delivery of its first A321neo from Airbus
Civil Aviation
Vietnam Airlines takes delivery of its first A321neo from Airbus

Aero engine makers Pratt & Whitney, Airbus and Vietnam Airlines celebrated the delivery of the airline's first Airbu...

London Stansted gets approval for 43 million passengers a year
Airports
London Stansted gets approval for 43 million passengers a year

London Stansted Airport (STN) has received permission from Uttlesford District Council’s planning committee on Wednesday...

SaudiGulf orders 10 Airbus A320neo family aircraft
Civil Aviation
SaudiGulf orders 10 Airbus A320neo family aircraft

SaudiGulf Airlines has reached an agreement with European planemaker Airbus to purchase ten A320neo family aircraft, it...

 Air New Zealand receives first A321neo
Civil Aviation
Air New Zealand receives first A321neo

Air New Zealand has celebrated the delivery of the airline's first A321neo aircraft powered by Pratt & Whitney GTF e...

Airbus A321-200neo delivery for Air New Zealand.
Civil Aviation
Airbus A321-200neo delivery for Air New Zealand.

Air New Zealand has taken delivery of a brand new Airbus A321-200neo aircraft powered by Pratt & Whitney PW1133G-JM...

Air Seychelles to lease brand new Airbus A320neo
Civil Aviation
Air Seychelles to lease brand new Airbus A320neo

Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles and Air Lease Corporation confirmed a lease agreement...