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PIA pilot compromises on air safety of travellers

KARACHI: A very senior and highly influential pilot of Pakistan International Airlines caused a serious air safety hazard when he operated a …

If it flew 100 years ago, it will fly again: the 1916 warplane built from drawings

A 93-year-old is among 13 volunteers constructing a replica of the pioneering 1½ Strutter, which they hope will be airborne next year to mark its centenary<p>In a ramshackle air hangar in a windswept field on the east coast of Scotland, Bernard Ginty, 83, is frowning in concentration at an intricate …

Greenpoint’s Custom Interior Turns This Boeing 787 Dreamliner into a Flying Palace

The aircraft is equipped with bedrooms, a dining room, and even a spa and gym…<p>Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner entered service in 2012, replete with new …

First Look: Sonam Kapoor as Flight Attendant Neerja Bhanot

Actress Sonam Kapoor, who will play the role of slain flight attendant Neerja Bhanot, posted the first look of her character on Twitter.<p>The …

See the secret, tiny bedrooms flight attendants use on long-haul aircraft

This diagram shows how the crew bedrooms are located in a tiny slot above the main cabin.<p>It looks pretty nice in there, judging by Boeing's official …

Really now? Delhi's Indira Gandhi International airport judged world's best

<b>NEW DELHI</b>: Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) has been adjudged the world's best airport for the year 2014, under the category of …

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Atlanta Airport in the 1990s

ATLANTA AIRPORT IN THE 1990s<p>After years of labor disputes, high operating costs, financial losses and crippling debt, Eastern Airlines ceased …

Logan plans major changes to address climate change

In a major effort to address climate change, officials at Logan International Airport plan to make significant cuts to carbon emissions, curb energy …

The Airbus E-Fan Project

(E-Fan Image: Airbus)<p>Aviation took another sizeable step forward this week. The Airbus Group announced that their small two-seat concept aircraft …

Air Arabia Flight Diverted to UAE Military Airbase After Blast Warning: Report

<b>Dubai, United Arab Emirates:</b> An Air Arabia airliner flying from Kuwait to the United Arab Emirates was diverted to a UAE military airbase on Sunday …

Ten-motor electric plane takes off

In seeking a compromise between helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft, engineers in recent years have opted for tilt rotors, but NASA has dusted off …

How aviation industry distracts fliers from cabin crush | CNN Travel

5 New Airline Cabin Features Changing the Way We Travel

With the aviation industry soon headed for its biggest aircraft cabin products show of the year, we thought we’d take a moment to give you a peek at …

T2 shines at the Lighting Design Awards

Our new Terminal 2 swept the board at the annual Lighting Design Awards last night, beating off stiff competition from the likes of London 2012’s …

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Airbus raises A380 seat count to 544 passengers

PARIS (Reuters) - Airbus has increased the standard number of seats in the brochure for its A380 superjumbo to 544, the company said on Friday.<p>The increase from the previous layout of 525 seats relies on a denser cabin configuration using 11 seats in each Economy row instead of the current …

A big Heathrow welcome to Vietnam Airlines who now call Terminal 4 their UK home. #welcomevietnam http://t.co/JmxCDY61p1

The world's best airport bars

Enjoy a drink at the airport in style, whether it be a cocktail, local brew or fine wine. At these airport bars you'll want to have a layover.<p><b>Beer Garden, Munich Airport</b><p>Europe’s largest roofed-in beer garden, complete with chestnut trees and a real maypole, means you don’t even have to leave the …

10 things you must know about Airbus A-380

1. Easy on the Gas<p>It’s big, but not a gas-guzzler. Calculated per passenger, Lufthansa’s A380s get 69 miles per gallon. The airplane holds 81,890 …

A350 update: Qatar Airways only operator, but Vietnam Airlines, Finnair and Cathay firm up plans

Long-haul A350 flown/announced routes as of Mar-2015<p>Source: Great Circle Mapper<p>Frankfurt and Singapore only announced A350 destinations for …

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US to conduct formal review of Qatar Airways’ subsidy allegations

Photo for illustrative purposes only.<p>Three government agencies in the US have agreed to officially look into complaints from American carriers that …

The Economy Seat Concept That Will Have Passengers Booking the Middle Seat

The Cozy Suite by independent seating manufacturer Thompson Aero Seating of Northern Ireland is a brilliant idea that rethinks economy seating …

5 Great Ideas For The Future Of Flying (And One Really Terrible One)

The good news, there’s more room to store your bag. The bad news, there may be a lot more people on your plane.<p>Every year, the brightest minds in the airline industry assemble in Hamburg, Germany, for the Aircraft Interiors Expo. For the most part, it’s a boring trade show full of talk about seat …

Lighting Is Latest Differentiator in Airlines’ Interior Design

Interior designers for airlines across Europe, Asia, and the U.S. have a new consideration when it comes to onboard products and service: How’s the …

​EasyJet coy over A321 interest

EasyJet is examining the potential of the Airbus A321 but resists being drawn over a possible switch.<p>The carrier's rival Wizz Air has already …

ANA Uses Toyota Racing Car Expertise for New Economy Seats

After launching its Star Wars campaign and R2-D2 livery, All Nippon Airways (ANA) promised new initiatives to improve the passenger experience. The …