Aircraft News

2010-01-09

JAL could file for bankruptcy on Jan. 19

Struggling Japan Airlines could file for bankruptcy as early as Jan. 19 under a government-backed restructuring plan which includes 13,000 job cuts, reports said Saturday. Saddled with massi...

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2010-01-05

Mesa Air Group files Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Mesa Air Group said Tuesday it filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy to help eliminate excess aircraft and reach a faster a resolution in its lawsuit against Delta Air Lines. In a release, the Pho...

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2009-12-17

British Airways wins court order barring strike

British Airways has won an emergency court injunction to stop a 12-day strike by its cabin crew, bringing relief to around one million travelers whose Christmas holiday plans were threatened...

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2009-12-15

Boeing 787 Dreamliner takes flight!

At 10:27am Pacific Time this morning, the long-awaited Boeing 787 took flight. With thousands on hand, the aircraft flawlessly departed runway 34L at Boeing’s Paine Field Airport for a...

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2009-12-14

British Airways crews vote for holiday strike

British Airways passengers face the prospect of holiday season chaos after cabin crew voted to strike for almost two weeks over Christmas and New Year in protest over cost-cutting measures i...

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2009-12-14

American Airlines 737 crashes in Jamaica; no fatalities

An American Airlines 737-800 (N977AN, msn 29550) crashed and broke into several pieces during landing at the Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston, Jamaica shortly after 10:00 pm T...

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2009-12-09

United places order for 25 787s, A350s

United Airlines will take delivery of 50 wide-body jets between 2016 and 2019, increasing fleet efficiency while decreasing overall seat capacity. The airline plans to replace aging Boeing 7...

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2009-11-28

Three dead in Shanghai MD-11 freighter crash

Three people died and four were injured after a cargo plane crashed at Shanghai Pudong airport this morning, the official Xinhua News Agency reported. The MD-11F, registered N408SH (msn 4840...

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2009-11-19

Six out of eight Indian carriers post losses

Six of the eight scheduled airlines in India have posted cumulative losses of Rs. 2,025 crore with Kingfisher Airlines accounting for Rs. 1,602 crore, parliament was told Thursday. Only two ...

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2009-11-19

Plane misses runway in east Congo, landing in lava

A passenger plane overshot the runway Thursday, landing in hardened lava surrounding an airport in eastern Congo and injuring 20 people, a U.N. radio station reported. The MD-82 (registratio...

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