News en FAA, EASA issue emergency directives for CFM56-7B inspections <div class="node-body article-body">The FAA and European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) late April 20 issued emergency airworthiness directives (AD) calling for inspections of fan blades on CFM56-7B engines that power Boeing 737NGs.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Engines Daily News Safety Fri, 20 Apr 2018 22:30:00 +0000 279211 at NTSB Aircraft Briefs-April 20, 2018 <div class="node-body article-body">Aircraft Briefs-April 20, 2018</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Aircraft & Engines Fri, 20 Apr 2018 20:59:00 +0000 279201 at Wizz Air: No interest in connecting flights or airline cooperations <div class="node-body article-body">Central and eastern European LCC Wizz Air has no interest in offering connecting flights like Irish-LCC Ryanair practices at some airports such as Italy’s Milan Bergamo.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Fri, 20 Apr 2018 19:40:00 +0000 279191 at <p>Wizz Air A321</p> Rob Finlayson Spanish LCC Volotea opens new French base in Marseille <div class="node-body article-body">Spanish LCC Volotea has opened a new base at Marseille Provence Airport, where it has two Boeing 717s.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Airports & Routes Fri, 20 Apr 2018 19:23:00 +0000 279181 at <p>Volotea&nbsp;is in the middle of transitioning its fleet of Boeing 717s to Airbus A319s&nbsp;(pictured), which offer additional capacity.&nbsp;</p> Rob Finlayson Trends - May 2018 <div class="node-body datasheet-body">Airport traffic 2018, Aircraft values; Airline traffic 2018; 2017 Airline & Lessor Financial Full-Year Results </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ATW Magazine Data & Financials ATW Plus Fri, 20 Apr 2018 18:38:00 +0000 279051 at CEO: Adria Airways’ restructuring on track, to add six Saab 2000s <div class="node-body article-body">Slovenia’s Adria Airways is on track for profitability and growth, CEO Holger Kowarsch told ATW on the sidelines of the European Regions Airline Association (ERA) conference in Vienna.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Airlines Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 20 Apr 2018 18:33:00 +0000 279171 at <p>Adria Airways Bombardier CRJ900</p> Joe Pries Aviation Finnair, Alaska Airlines to begin codeshare partnership <div class="node-body article-body">Oneworld member Finnair and Seattle-based Alaska Airlines have signed a codeshare agreement, starting May 20.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Airports & Routes Fri, 20 Apr 2018 18:05:00 +0000 279161 at <p>Finnair Airbus A330-300</p> Rob Finlayson Boeing delivers first new 737-800 converted freighter model <div class="node-body article-body">GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) has taken delivery of the first Boeing 737-800 converted freighter (BCF). </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Daily News Manufacturers Fri, 20 Apr 2018 17:51:00 +0000 279151 at <p>737-800BCF</p> Boeing Air Canada rolls out enhanced premium service on international flights <div class="node-body article-body">Air Canada unveiled its new “Signature Service” premium travel brand this week for international flights and plans to introduce the service upgrade on certain transcontinental flights within North America in June.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aircraft Interiors Daily News Fri, 20 Apr 2018 17:28:00 +0000 279141 at <p>Air Canada elevates premium travel experience for international and North American customers.</p> CNW Group/Air Canada Delta Air Lines appoints Huerta to board of directors <div class="node-body article-body">Former FAA Administrator Michael Huerta has joined Delta Air Lines’ board of directors, the Atlanta-based carrier announced.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News People Fri, 20 Apr 2018 17:17:00 +0000 279131 at <p>Former FAA Administrator Michael Huerta</p> ATW file photo