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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People-June 23, 2015 
People-June 23, 2015
Flight attendants file lawsuit against Boeing alleging toxic air exposure 
Four flight attendants filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Boeing alleging they were exposed to toxic air aboard a commercial flight from Boston to San Diego.
Aircraft News-June 22, 2015 
Aircraft News-June 22, 2015
Equipping of the forward fuselage of THAI’s first A350 XWB well underway
Thai Airways A350 XWB on schedule for FAL in October 
The first Airbus A350 XWB aircraft for Thai Airways International (THAI) is on schedule for final assembly (FAL) in October, the Toulouse-based manufacturer said.
Paris Air Show Briefs-June 18, 2015 
Paris Air Show Briefs-June 18, 2015
Rendering of A321neo in Wizz Air livery
Wizz Air signs for 110 A321neos 
Hungarian low-cost airline Wizz Air has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to buy 110 Airbus A321neos, marking the biggest single order for the type, it was announced at the Paris Air Show. The low-cost carrier also agreed to option rights on a further 90 A321neos.
Unidentified Asian airline commits to 60 A320neo family aircraft 
An unidentified Asia-based airline has signed a MOU with Airbus for 60 A320neo family aircraft at the Paris Air Show, Airbus confirmed.
Rendering of A320neo in Avianca livery
Avianca owner agrees to buy 62 A320neos 
Colombia-based Avianca Holding’s owner and largest shareholder Synergy Aerospace, has signed a MOU with Airbus for 62 A320neo family aircraft.
Paris Air Show Briefs-June 17, 2015 
Paris Air Show Briefs-June 17, 2015
VietJet Air A321ceo
VietJet Air places firm order for six more A321ceos 
Vietnamese low-cost carrier (LCC) VietJet Air has placed a firm order with Airbus for six additional A321s. The order was signed at the Paris Air Show.
Peach Aviation A320
Peach Aviation orders three A320s 
[REPOST] Japanese low-cost carrier Peach Aviation has signed a firm contract with Airbus for the purchase of three A320s at the Paris Air Show.
Rendering of ATR 72-600 and ATR 42-600 in Bahamasair livery
Bahamasair orders five ATR -600 aircraft 
Bahamasair, the national flag carrier of Bahamas, has placed a firm order for two 70- seat ATR 72-600s and three 50-seat ATR 42-600s.
Paris Air Show Briefs-June 16, 2015 
Paris Air Show Briefs-June 16, 2015
EVA Air A330
EVA Air inks MOU for four additional A330s 
Taiwan’s EVA Air has signed an MOU with Airbus for four additional A330-300s.
Rendering of A321neo in Korean Air livery
Korean Air to acquire up to 50 A321neos, 30 737 MAX aircraft 
Korean Air has signed a MOU with Airbus to acquire up to 50 A321neo aircraft, its first of the type.

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