Poland

Enter Air places first Boeing 737 MAX firm order of 2020

Though the Boeing 737 MAX remains grounded, the Polish charter company Enter Air places two firm orders for Boeing 737 MAX 8, advertised as Boeing 737-8, plus two optional. It is the first order registered by Boeing for its flagship aircraft since the end of 2019....


World’s largest plane Antonov An-225 joins fight against Covid-19

The Antonov An-225 Mriya, the world's largest plane, started participating in the coronavirus crisis effort. The giant completed its first commercial flight between Tianjin, China, and Warsaw, Poland, transporting medical equipment, including 7 million masks....


Air France AF1146 makes U-turn, returns to Paris

On March 16, 2020, Air France Flight AF1146 took off from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) in France, en route to Warsaw Poland. As it was already crossing Poland, nearing its destination, the flight made a sharp U-turn, before heading back for landing in France. ...


Thomas Cook: Condor taken over by LOT Polish airlines

The Polish airline LOT has demonstrated its ambition of joining Europe’s big aviation groups league by announcing its intention to acquire Condor, the former subsidiary of the bankrupt tour operator Thomas Cook. Following the collapse of its parent company in September 2019, the German leisure airline managed to maintain its flights up until now thanks to a public loan....


LOT will fly from Warsaw to San Francisco

LOT Polish Airlines has announced the launch of new direct flights between Warsaw and San Francisco. This information came shortly after Poland was nominated to a Visa Waiver programme by the presiden...


Trump confirms Poland’s decision to acquire F-35A fighter jets

President of the United States Donald Trump confirmed Poland’s decision to purchase 32 F-35A fighter jets, as part of a larger deal that will see the U.S. strengthen their defense relationship with the EU member state, as Turkey is about to be phased out of the Joint Strike Fighter program....


Ryanair to rebrand Polish subsidiary as Buzz

After less than one year of operations, Ryanair Sun is already rebranding. ...


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....


Wizz Air makes emergency landing after faux bomb threat

Romanian authorities say a Wizz Air flight from Georgia to Poland was forced to make an emergency landing in Bucharest because of a bomb threat that turned out to be a false alarm....


Two Small Planet Airlines enter restructuring within a month

Small Planet Airlines Poland has entered into restructuring under the country’s law on October 8, 2018. This is the second airline belonging to Small Planet Airlines that enters restructuring within one months’ time, as Small Planet Airlines Germany did the same on September 17, 2018....