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Best of the Web – Airport Spotting Videos – Bolivia MD-10 low fly-past 0

Best of the Web – Airport Spotting Videos – Bolivia MD-10 low fly-past

It’s been a few weeks since I posted a video, so it will take something pretty spectacular to make up for that. Well, how about this video of an incredibly low and fast fly-past...

Chicago O’Hare opens new runway 0

Chicago O’Hare opens new runway

Chicago O’Hare opened its new runway 10C/28C opened on 17th October in the hope that it will instantly improve the crippling delays experienced at the airport. The new 10,800ft runway is the sixth parallel...

Norwegian add UK long-haul flights 1

Norwegian add UK long-haul flights

Norwegian Air Shuttle have announced plans to commence long-haul flights from London Gatwick Airport in the UK from next summer. Following the inauguration of routes from Scandinavia this year with their new Boeing 787...

Airliner World magazine Air Florida article 0

Airliner World magazine Air Florida article

If any of you read Airliner World magazine, which is published in the UK but available worldwide, the current (November 13) issue features my article on Air Florida. This airline was seen as one...

Second A350XWB takes flight 0

Second A350XWB takes flight

The second Airbus A350XWB test aircraft has taken to the skies on its first flight at Toulouse. F-WZGG, MSN3, carries equipment to aid in the testing and certification process, like the first aircraft which...

Gatwick’s mobile reporters get snapping 0

Gatwick’s mobile reporters get snapping

Eleven members of staff at London Gatwick Airport have been enlisted as mobile photographers to document the life of the airport as they go about their daily jobs. Gatwick was one of the first...

Adria Airways setting up non-Slovenian bases 0

Adria Airways setting up non-Slovenian bases

Slovenian national carrier Adria Airways is looking to set up a number of hubs or focus cities at airports outside of its home country. The airline has already based a CRJ900 aircraft at Pristina...