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FedEx Express orders 30 ATR 72-600F aircraft

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FedEx Express is making a firm purchase of 30 ATR 72-600F aircraft with options to purchase up to 20 additional ATR 72-600Fs. Delivery of the first aircraft is expected in 2020, with subsequent deliveries of about six aircraft per year over a five year period. (www.airguideonline.com) More...

US Probing Additional Runway Incidents at SFO

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FAA recorded 1,704 runway incursions in the FY just ended, including the recent ACA incident. FAA is looking into two additional incursions at SFO. Given the number of daily flights nationally, is 1,704 a relatively large number? (www.sfchronicle.com) More...

Wizz Air has just announced big expansion plans for London and five new routes to Cyprus, Slovakia and Estonia

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Hungarian low-cost carrier Wizz Air has announced plans to ramp up its presence at its London base in Luton, and unveiled five new routes spanning Cyprus, Slovakia and Estonia. (www.cityam.com) More...

Singapore Airlines selects Airbus for A380 retrofit programme

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14 aircraft currently in service to receive airline’s new cabin products (www.airbus.com) More...