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Boeing Does Almost $100bn Business At Farnborough

July 19, 2018

Boeing Does Almost $100bn Business At Farnborough

Boeing said it took orders and commitments for 673 aircraft with a total list price of USD$98.4 billion during the Farnborough Airshow, and announced another bumper commitment for its 737 MAX aircraft range.


Airbus Farnborough Business Reaches 431 Aircraft

July 19, 2018

Airbus Farnborough Business Reaches 431 Aircraft

Airbus said it won new business for 431 aircraft at the Farnborough Airshow, and finished off its week with an additional order from AirAsia X for 34 A330neos.


Ryanair Agrees Union Recognition Deal In Germany

July 19, 2018

Ryanair Agrees Union Recognition Deal In Germany

Ryanair has reached a recognition agreement with the Ver.di union for the airline’s directly employed cabin crew in Germany.


Belgian ATC Failure Causes More Flight Disruption

July 19, 2018

Belgian ATC Failure Causes More Flight Disruption

European flights faced a second day of disruption on Thursday as a flight data processing fault in Brussels caused the closure of much of Belgium’s airspace.


Nigeria To Launch Nigeria Air In December

July 19, 2018

Nigeria To Launch Nigeria Air In December

Nigeria’s aviation minister announced at the Farnborough Airshow that the country’s new national airline will be called Nigeria Air and will launch in December.



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Belgian ATC Failure Causes More Flight Disruption

July 19, 2018

Belgian ATC Failure Causes More Flight Disruption

European flights faced a second day of disruption on Thursday as a flight data processing fault in Brussels caused the closure of much of Belgium’s airspace.