FAA completes three days of 737 Max flight testing

FAA completes three days of 737 Max flight testing

FAA completes three days of 737 Max flight testing The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has completed three days of flight tests on the Boeing 737 Max ahead of a possible recertification in the coming weeks. The flights were an important milestone in the process...
Why cargo will no longer be boring in the new normal?

Why cargo will no longer be boring in the new normal?

Before Covid-19, cargo was a welcome but unglamorous component of most airline business models. Tucked away in the belly of passenger jets, next to the baggage, and invisible to travelling public and crew alike, freight was often taken for granted. All that changed in...
Middle East carriers aim to get back on track

Middle East carriers aim to get back on track

Much of the attention on airlines in the Middle East during the coronavirus crisis has focused on the big three Gulf operators and the struggles of Israeli carrier El Al. Qatar Airways has been one of the most active operators through the crisis, while the two big UAE...
USA bans Chinese carriers from mid-June

USA bans Chinese carriers from mid-June

The US Department of Transportation has banned Chinese airlines from flying to the USA from mid-June in retaliation for a Chinese order that US officials say effectively prohibits US airlines from resuming China flights. The DOT says China’s actions have kept US  from...