AeroTime Team

Germany pledges €550M lifeline to ailing Condor

Condor, a former subsidiary of the bankrupt Thomas Cook group, says the German government has pledged to give it another €294 million loan to keep it afloat. The governmental aid comes after the carrier found itself in trouble for the second time in half a year “through no fault of its own”, in Condor CEO’s words....


Clement Charpentreau

Passengers asked to pay for repair so LOT plane can take off

After a Boeing 787 Dreamliner hydraulic pump broke down, 249 passengers on board LOT Polish Airlines flight LO92 were asked to foot the bill for repairs so they could take off....


Embraer, LOT Polish Airlines sign support agreement for 34 E-jets
AeroTime Team

Embraer, LOT Polish Airlines sign support agreement for 34 E-jets

Embraer Services & Support to provide support LOT Polish Airlines' fleet of 18 E170/E175s and up to 16  E190/E195s ....


Clement Charpentreau

Poland approves new airport, despite criticism

The Polish parliament voted in favour of a “special act” on May 10, 2018, giving a green light to the country's new massive airport project: Central Communication Port “Solidarność”, aimed to become "European gate to China"....


Clement Charpentreau

Threat of strike at Polish LOT airline

Among the wave of discontent of Polish service public, the pilots and crew unions of the national company LOT are holding a referendum on a strike that would happen in May 2018....


Zivile Zalagenaite

LOT airplane makes emergency landing at Warsaw airport

LOT, Polish carrier, made an emergency landing at Warsaw Chopin airport on January 10, 2017. After wheel collapsing of Q400 turboprop, the aircraft landed on its belly. The 63 people onboard avoided injuries....


Yulius Yoma

LOT intends to buy 49% of Estonian Nordica’s Regional Jet

The Polish carrier, LOT, has executed a strategic partnership agreement with the Estonian national carrier, Nordica, and is intending to take up 49% of shares in its subsidiary, Regional Jet, which operates a fleet of Bombardier CRJ family....


Yulius Yoma

LOT to have 6 new B737 MAX 8s, first delivery in 2017

Air Lease Corporation announced the placement of six new 737 MAX 8s with CFM Leap-1B engines on long-term lease to LOT Polish Airlines. In addition to the six firm lease placements, the agreement includes the option to lease five new 737 MAX 8s, to be confirmed by early 2017. All eleven aircraft are from ALC’s order book with Boeing....