Category: North America

British Airways A380 flights bookable 2

British Airways A380 flights bookable

British Airways have made the first flights on their new Airbus A380 aircraft available to book. The aircraft are due to enter service in October, and will operate to both Hong Kong and Los...

Best of the Web – Airport Spotting Videos – FedEx 727 Retirement 0

Best of the Web – Airport Spotting Videos – FedEx 727 Retirement

FedEx Express this week retired another one of its Boeing 727-200 freighters by donating it to University of Alaska Anchorage’s Aviation Maintenance Program. FedEx has done this across the country with a number of...

Where to spot the new Fiji Airways A330 3

Where to spot the new Fiji Airways A330

Fiji Airways, formerly Air Pacific, have announced the routes and destinations its new Airbus A330 aircraft will serve. The aircraft feature the new livery of the airline and look pretty nice! From 21 April...

Virgin America coming to Anchorage and Austin 0

Virgin America coming to Anchorage and Austin

Virgin America has announced it will start flying to Austin-Bergstrom International from 21 May, 2013. The flight will operate daily from San Francisco International using Airbus A320 equipment. Additionally, the airline will also begin flights...

American Airlines and US Airways will merge 0

American Airlines and US Airways will merge

AMR Corp and US Airways Group have today announced that a unanimous agreement was reached last night between the boards of directors of both companies to merge American Airlines and US Airways. The combined...

American and US Airways merger likely next week 0

American and US Airways merger likely next week

It’s been a long time in discussion, but it looks like the next big US airline merger will be announced next week between American Airlines and US Airways. US Airways itself was the subject...

American Airlines new livery 0

American Airlines new livery

After months of speculation, American Airlines has today unveiled its new livery and corporate identity. For most of its history, American has championed the silver polished bare metal finish on its aircraft with the...

Hawaiian Airlines orders Airbus A321neos 0

Hawaiian Airlines orders Airbus A321neos

Hawaiian Airlines has made a move to open up new markets and modernise its fleet by ordering 16 Airbus A321neo aircraft. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed that will see the aircraft delivered...

Last passenger DC-8s to be retired in 2013 0

Last passenger DC-8s to be retired in 2013

ATI – the last operator of Douglas DC-8s with passenger seats – says it will retired the type in early 2013 as it purchases Boeing 757 aircraft to replace them. ATI (Air Transport International)...