Coronavirus

Two Turkish Airlines Senior Captains Died Of Coronavirus

Two Turkish Airlines chief pilots have died from the widespread novel corona virus last week. Two Turkish Airlines Senior Captains Died Of Coronavirus Photo: A Fly Guy’s Cabin Crew Lounge The head of Turkey Civil Aviation Labor Union confirmed this and also said that two more pilots are also fighting for their lives in hospital.Ali …

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Chateauroux Airport Runway Gave In Due To British Airways A380 Weight

British Airways A380 too heavy for Charteauroux taxiways Photo: Jonathan Zaninger Yesterday, one of the Chateauroux Airport taxiways gave in due to the heavy weight of a British Airways Airbus A380.The British Airways A380 with registration G-XLED landed in Chateauroux Airport in France for long-term storage due to on-going situations. The aircraft landed at around …

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Air Canada Removes Seats From Three Boeing 777s To Transport More Cargo – Aerospcworld.com

Air Canada has announced that it is re-configuring its fleet of Boeing 777-300ER aircraft so that it can transport more vital supplies and cargo. Three Boeing 777-300ERs to be reconfigured to transport cargo Photo: Air Canada Three Boeing 777-300ER will be updated for this purpose by removing all the seats. One of three 777 aircraft which …

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Hong Kong Carriers To Receive HK $1 Million Per Aircraft

Hong Kong based airlines, including Cathay’s hometown rival Hong Kong Airlines, will be receiving financial assistance from a one-off government subsidiary handling. Hong Kong government is providing fund to airlines based on fleet size Photo: From Web The Hong Kong government has decided to distribute funding of HKD $236 million, equivalent to $30.4 million, to …

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Boeing Extends Washington State Production Suspension Indefinitely

Boeing has roughly 70,000 employees in Washington State splitted among its facilities. Boeing to extend production suspension in Washington Photo: Bloomberg Boeing said on Sunday that it would extend the suspension of production at its Washington state facilities amid the coronavirus outbreak. Boeing said on March 23 that it would suspend operations at Puget Sound area …

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Kenya Airways Pilot Dies Of Coronavirus Following New York Rescue Flight

A senior Kenya Airways Boeing 787 Captain has passed away, a week after commanding a repatriation flight to New York City, USA. A Kenya Airways Captain has died due to coronavirus Photo: Flickr Captain Daudi Kimuyu Kibati, became coronavirus affected on March 29th and passed away on April 1st, after performing his last flight a …

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American Airlines Set To Retire 105 Aircraft

American Airlines will be retiring all of their 757s and 767s earlier than expected along with some 737s, Embraer 190s and A330s. American to retire 150 aircraft Photo: American Airlines around the globe are parking their aircraft reviewing huge decrease in demand for air travel due to ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Airlines are not expecting this …

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COVID-19: Grounded Airplane Footage: Runways, Taxiways used for parking

As airlines idle thousands of aircraft with sky getting emptier day by day, we are seeing thousands of aircraft parked all over the world. Taxiways, maintenance hangers along with runways at major airports are being used as a parking lot for the grounded aircraft. Here are some of the footage of major airlines grounded planes: …

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