Category: Airline News

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...

IL-14 returns to Malev colours 0

IL-14 returns to Malev colours

Those of you passing through Budapest Ferihegy airport any time soon should see a sight that hasn’t been seen for a while – an Ilyushin IL-14 aircraft in Malev colours. The aircraft – HA-MAL...

The big new Dubai airport accepts its first flight – Airline Business 0

The big new Dubai airport accepts its first flight – Airline Business

The new Dubai World Central-Al Maktoum International Airport has opened for flights and will eventually become the world’s largest airport. Initially it will only handle cargo flights (from 27 June 2010). Passenger flights will...

Last chances to fly and see the Aeroflot IL-96 0

Last chances to fly and see the Aeroflot IL-96

Despite constant threats to retire the aircraft, Aeroflot are keeping the Ilyushin IL-96s on various routes over the Summer and Winter timetables. In particular, you can see (or fly) them from Moscow SVO to...

British Airways 777-300 routes announced 1

British Airways 777-300 routes announced

British Airways are eagerly awaiting delivery of their first Boeing 777-300 model, which has recently been snapped in the final assembly line at Boeing Field, Seattle. The aircraft is due to enter service on...

Air France A380s to Heathrow 0

Air France A380s to Heathrow

Air France will be sending their Airbus A380 aircraft into London Heathrow on a few of the mid-morning runs from Paris CDG between June and August. Lucky UK spotters will get the chance to...

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...