Category: North America

5 new cockpit videos from Justplanes 0

5 new cockpit videos from Justplanes

Justplanes really are the best in the business when it comes to cockpit recordings, with such a wide ranging back catalogue. I thought I’d bring you details of a few recent additions to their...

Last Delta DC-9 flight on 6th January 2

Last Delta DC-9 flight on 6th January

Delta will retire its Douglas DC-9 fleet on 6th January following the final commercial flight. The flight will operate, subject to last minute changes, from Minneapolis St. Paul to Atlanta at 1620. This will...

Air Canada orders up to 109 Boeing 737MAX aircraft 0

Air Canada orders up to 109 Boeing 737MAX aircraft

Air Canada has announced an order for up to 109 Boeing 737MAX aircraft to renew its mainline narrowbody fleet. The agreement with Boeing, which is subject to completion of final documentation and other conditions, includes...

Pan Am closed 22 years ago today 1

Pan Am closed 22 years ago today

On 4th December 1991 the world lost one of the most significant airlines to ever grace the skies – Pan American World Airways, or Pan Am for short. Founded in 1927 as Pan American...

American Airlines US Airways merger date set 1

American Airlines US Airways merger date set

It has been announced that AMR, the parent company of American Airlines, will emerge from Chapter 11 Bankruptcy protection on 9th December following a lengthy period of reorganisation. On the same day the airline...

WestJet starting flights to Ireland 2

WestJet starting flights to Ireland

WestJet will open its first transatlantic route from next summer, linking Toronto with Dublin in Ireland. The route will operate daily between 15 June and 4 October, with a stop in St. John’s, Newfoundland....