Category: Airline News

Lufthansa A380 training schedule – calling German spotters! 0

Lufthansa A380 training schedule – calling German spotters!

German spotters listen up – your new Lufthansa Airbus A380 will be performing a pilot training schedule at various airports in May and June. Be the first to see the beast in action for...

Coventry Airport to Close 3

Coventry Airport to Close

Breaking news this afternoon surrounds Coventry Airport and its apparent closure with immediate effect. The airport, in the West Midlands of the UK, has been struggling for a number of months, and has been...

Air France A380 Routes 1

Air France A380 Routes

The next new airline to operate the Airbus A380 after Singapore, Emirates and Qantas is Air France, who will start flights on 23 November with their first aircraft, F-HPJA. Another two will follow by...

Heathrow Winter Schedule Changes 0

Heathrow Winter Schedule Changes

Some highlights from the new winter scheduled timetable at London Heathrow may prove popular amongst the spotters. The timetable begins on Sunday 25 October. Here are the edited highlights: Aegean Airlines will start using...

Birmingham Due an A380 6

Birmingham Due an A380

Much talk is currently spreading about Emirates sending an Airbus A380 to Birmingham on 9th September as a one-off to celebrate the airport’s 75th anniversary and the opening of the new revised International Pier....

BA Concorde to Dubai? 2

BA Concorde to Dubai?

It seems talks are underway to sell Heathrow’s British Airways Concorde G-BOAB to Dubai. It would become a tourist attraction on one of the palm-shaped islands, similar to the fate of the QE2 cruise...

BAA Forced to Sell More Airports 0

BAA Forced to Sell More Airports

It has been announced by the regulators that the British Airports Authority (BAA) must sell more airports. It was already announced that London Gatwick will be sold. However, following this Stansted must be sold,...

Qantas A380 to Heathrow Increase 0

Qantas A380 to Heathrow Increase

Qantas will begin flying their Airbus A380 into London Heathrow five days per week from 8 June 2009. This is an increase on the present schedule. The days of operation are: Monday, Wednesday, Friday,...

ABX Air Into Europe 1

ABX Air Into Europe

US cargo carrier ABX Air has started flying its Boeing 767-200 freighters into Europe in conjunction with TNT. Currently a 5x weekly service is operating from New York JFK (sometimes via Halifax) to Liege...

Heathrow A380 Movements 1

Heathrow A380 Movements

London Heathrow has become one of the best places to see the current variety of Airbus A380 aircraft currently in operation. At the moment, Emirates and Singapore Airlines serve Heathrow at least 1x daily...