Author Archives: George Taylor

Brussels Airlines returns to Zaventem Aviation Feature

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Travelers from the Brussels Airlines destinations of Entebbe and Kigali will be happy to note that tonight’s flight SN 471 will make its landing in the morning at Zaventem again, now that the airline has returned all flight operations to their hub airport. It was also confirmed yesterday by the airport authorities that Gates B

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IATA passenger traffic: February demand growth stays strong Aviation News

IATA passenger traffic: February demand growth stays strong 5

GENEVA – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for February showing continuing strong demand growth for domestic and international travel. Total revenue passenger kilometers (RPKs) rose 8.6%, compared to the same month last year. Monthly capacity (available seat kilometers or ASKs) increased by 9.6%, and load factor declined 0.7 percentage

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Etihad Airways and the new partnership with the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland Aviation Feature

Etihad Airways and the new partnership with the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland 6

Etihad Airways Medical Centre, the UAE’s first aeromedical facility, and the Faculty of Occupational Medicine at the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI), Ireland’s oldest post-graduate medical training body, have announced a pioneering new partnership to provide the airline with educational, training, research and operational excellence opportunities in the field of Occupational Medicine. The

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One Jet: Major upgrade Aviation News

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OneJet, the air transportation network that provides increased access to nonstop travel in small and medium size markets, today announced a major re-alignment of its schedule and operations to the Pittsburgh market, including enhanced schedule convenience and upgraded product features for Pittsburgh travelers. The announcement follows OneJet’s previous indication of commitment in February and also

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Air Canada: Canada’s Biojet Supply Chain Aviation News

Air Canada: Canada's Biojet Supply Chain 9

Air Canada today announced it will participate in Canada’s Biojet Supply Chain Initiative (CBSCI), a three-year collaborative project with 14 stakeholder organizations to introduce 400,000 litres of sustainable aviation biofuel (biojet) into a shared fuel system at a yet to be determined Canadian airport. Previous Air Canada biofuel flights used biojet that was segregated and

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The future: Flying Economy Class Aviation Feature

The future: Flying Economy Class 10

Tourist Class Seating maximizes passenger seating space, regardless of the pitch chosen by an airline, because it is specifically designed for the 737, designed to produce an open and comfortable environment in the main cabin. LIFT by EnCore today announced the launch of its new Tourist Class Seating for Next-Generation 737 and 737 MAX airplanes.

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