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Ryanair Signals Interest in Air Berlin Bid

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Ryanair has joined the airlines outlining preliminary interest in German carrier Air Berlin, which filed for insolvency proceedings earlier this month. (www.flightglobal.com) More...

Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport Set For Major Capacity Expansion

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Delhi Indira Gandhi International airport is set to undergo a major expansion starting next year, as part of its master plan. (www.flightglobal.com) More...

Singapore Airlines Quietly Parks First Airbus A380

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Singapore Airlines (SIA) has parked the first Airbus A380 aircraft to enter commercial service. (www.flightglobal.com) More...

Airbus to deliver first U.S.-built A320 this week

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Airbus is readying to deliver the first A320 passenger jet built in the U.S., capping a global assembly footprint that now touches three continents. (www.bizjournals.com) More...

Delta Flight Deviates to See the Eclipse

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I believe the deviation over Wyoming and Nebraska for Delta's flight 2466 from Portland to Atlanta was so that both sides of the plane could view the eclipse. There were lots of news articles about this particular flight following the eclipse path. Nice of ATC to allow the deviation! (flightaware.com) More...

CEO: SWISS Considering Airbus A321neoLR For Africa Routes

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Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) is considering ordering the Airbus A321neoLR to operate on routes from Zurich to long-haul destinations in Africa, SWISS CEO Thomas Klühr told ATW. (atwonline.com) More...

Airbus Achieves a Global First With Its Hot A320

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With little fanfare, Airbus SE is about to mark an unusual milestone in aviation: simultaneous production of the same aircraft on three continents. The company will hand over the first A320 to roll out of its Mobile, Alabama, assembly plant on Aug. 25, meaning North America will join Europe and Asia in producing the most popular airliner in the world. (www.bloomberg.com) More...

BREAKING: Thousands evacuated at Stansted airport after ‘bomb scare’

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Stansted Airport has been evacuated, allegedly because of a bomb scare. Passengers at the airport have taken to social media to document the ongoing incident, with reports of a suspicious package found on the site. (www.airlineinfo.in) More...