Linda Blachly

Linda
Blachly
Online editor,
Penton Aviation

Linda joined the staff of Penton Aviation's Air Transport World in July 2010. She works in the Arlington, Virginia office as online editor of ATW Online and ATW Daily News. She is responsible for writing, copyediting and online content management. She has been in journalism for more than 30 years and is a former newspaper editor and publisher of her own travel magazine.

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Articles
Aircraft Briefs-Dec. 12, 2016 
Aircraft Briefs-Dec. 12, 2016
Aircraft & Engine Briefs-Dec. 8, 2016 
Aircraft & Engine Briefs-Dec. 8, 2016
MRO Briefs-Dec. 7, 2016 
MRO Briefs-Dec. 7, 2016
Inmarsat, Air New Zealand sign connectivity deal 
Global mobile satellite communications provider Inmarsat and Air New Zealand have signed a contract to provide Global Xpress (GX) connectivity—GX for Aviation—across the airline’s long- and short-haul fleets.
Pakistan International Airlines ATR 42-500 wreckage.
Pakistan International Airlines ATR 42-500 crash kills 48 
[UPDATED] A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) ATR 42-500, en route from Chitral to Islamabad, crashed on a hillside near Havelian after it lost radio contact Dec. 7, killing all 48 people aboard.
Connected Aerospace-Dec. 6, 2016 
Connected Aerospace-Dec. 6, 2016
Airline Routes-Dec. 5, 2016 
Airline Routes-Dec. 5, 2016
Hawaiian Airlines A330-200
Hawaiian Airlines to add A330s, A321neos; pilots issue strike warning 
Hawaiian Airlines has agreed to purchase an additional Airbus A330-200, bringing its A330 fleet to 24 by the end of the fourth quarter of 2017.
Delta receives first US-produced Airbus aircraft 
Airbus has delivered the first A321 to Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines from its US manufacturing facility in Mobile, Alabama.
People-Dec. 2, 2016 
People-Dec. 2, 2016
Air France 787-9
Air France takes delivery of first Boeing 787 
Air France has taken delivery of its first Boeing 787, a 787-9, leased through Netherlands-based AerCap.
South African Airways A330-300
South African Airways takes first A330-300 
South African Airways (SAA), has taken delivery of its first of five new leased Airbus A330-300s, becoming Airbus’s first Southern African operator of the aircraft type.
MRO Briefs-Dec. 1, 2016 
MRO Briefs-Dec. 1, 2016
Gallery: United rolls out new Polaris business-class

Chicago-based United Airlines rolls out its new premium business-class product United Polaris in all of the company’s markets Dec. 1. The product rebranding includes all aircraft interiors, digital media, inflight service and airport lounges.

Aircraft Briefs-Nov. 30, 2016 
Aircraft Briefs-Nov. 30, 2016
Blogs & Commentary
Jan 19, 2017
blog

Board games

Could organizing passengers on a mat – yes, an actual physical mat - help speed up aircraft boarding and cut turnaround times?...More
Jan 19, 2017
blog

‘Basic economy’ is a reasonable business decision for airlines

It's about much more than overhead bin carry-on bag restrictions....More
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