Category: Airline News

Top Ten Airlines for Spotters 2010 2

Top Ten Airlines for Spotters 2010

It’s that time of year again, so we thought we’d give you our opinions on the best airlines for spotters over the past year. What qualifies? You may ask. Well, read below and you’ll...

Allegiant Switching to Sanford 0

Allegiant Switching to Sanford

From February 2011 Allegiant Air will switch all of its Orlando flights to Sanford Airport. The airline currently flies 10 routes out of Orlando International (MCO), but these will be transferred to Sanford with...

Emirates A380 coming to Munich 0

Emirates A380 coming to Munich

Emirates will begin flying their Airbus A380 aircraft to Munich from next year. The carrier currently flies the Boeing 777-300 aircraft daily to Munich on an evening, with an Airbus A340-300 service most weekdays....

Southend bags Aer Arann 0

Southend bags Aer Arann

Subject to them emerging from Examinership (Irish version of bankruptcy protection), Aer Arann will be coming to London Southend Airport next year. Stobart Group, who own Southend Airport, have pursued the carrier to begin...

Virgin Atlantic A330 Routes 0

Virgin Atlantic A330 Routes

Virgin Atlantic have announced the initial routes to be served by their new Airbus A330-300 aircraft, which are to be delivered in April 2011. These routes will start the same month, and feature three...

Southwest buys AirTran 0

Southwest buys AirTran

In somewhat surprising news today, Southwest Airlines has announced it is in the final stages of buying AirTran, the low-cost airline based at Atlanta. The two companies will combine operations, with all aircraft eventually...

Lufthansa A380 to Mallorca 1

Lufthansa A380 to Mallorca

Lufthansa are following in the footsteps of Air France by sending their A380 aircraft on some short sectors to familiarise their crews with the aircraft and to gain some publicity. On 2nd and 3rd...

MD-90 farewell flight in Europe 0

MD-90 farewell flight in Europe

As the MD-90’s use draws to a close in Europe, AirEvents.de have arranged a special farewell flight to take place in January at Zurich Airport. The event will be flown by a Hello MD-90....

Ryanair pull out of Belfast City 0

Ryanair pull out of Belfast City

Ryanair have used the delay in approval to extend the runway length at Belfast’s George Best City Airport as an excuse to pull out of the airport entirely. The airline currently bases one Boeing...

No more CSA to the UK 0

No more CSA to the UK

CSA Czech Airlines has announced that it will no longer serve its two routes to the UK from the Winter 2010/11 timetable. It will cancel its services from Prague to London Heathrow and Manchester...