Lufthansa Technik Supervised A380 Freighter Conversion

Lufthansa Technik Supervised A380 Freighter Conversion

Hi Fly which is a European wet-lease operator has introduced into the system a cargo honed Airbus A380. Lufthansa Technik has supervised the whole procedure during which this passenger aircraft is temporarily converted into a freighter. Lufthansa Technik and Hi Fly...
What is inside the nose of an aircraft?

What is inside the nose of an aircraft?

The aircraft nose’s official name – the radome (radar + dome = radome). The radome is a spherical plastic cap that opens up and serves as the weatherproof housing for a few vital equipments – the radar antenna, generally known as the dish antenna – a sensitive plate...
Air Serbia temporarily suspends 3 routes until 2021

Air Serbia temporarily suspends 3 routes until 2021

Air Serbia will briefly suspend its year-round flights to Madrid and Kiev, also its seasonal service to Nice. Until the 2021 summer season because of travel restrictions and falling demand. Operations to the Spanish capital will be discontinued from July 29 to Nice...
How to Ensure Safety During Aircraft Refuelling

How to Ensure Safety During Aircraft Refuelling

Safe aircraft refuelling operations require strict adherence to procedures and careful application of the safety precautions, not solely by the refuelling operators but also flight crew, the cabin crew and the other ground operators. This article highlights the safety...
Bombardier Design An Eco-Friendly Wings

Bombardier Design An Eco-Friendly Wings

A Belfast-originated Bombardier team has won an esteemed engineering award. They got this recognition for inventing an aircraft wing that reduces the emissions of commercial airliners. This prestigious award acted as a boost for an industry agonized by uncertainty...
French aircraft manufacturers support the suppliers

French aircraft manufacturers support the suppliers

French Government in conjunction with the assistance of French aircraft manufacturers Airbus, Dassault, Safran and Thales. Have made a dedicated investment fund this summer to support poorly SMEs. This fund will offer them equity capital because of its instrumental...
IATA Calls For Sustainable Aviation Fuel Post-COVID-19

IATA Calls For Sustainable Aviation Fuel Post-COVID-19

The International air transport Association (IATA) has called for the International Energy Agency (IEA) to prioritize investment in sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) to assist power aviation’s contribution to the post-COVID-19 recovery. The world must ‘build back...