Qatar Airways Begins Scheduled Service to Philadelphia with the A350

Wearing the livery of Qatar Airways, the first Airbus A350 XWB to begin scheduled service to the United States landed at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) on the morning of Friday, January 1st. Flight 727 arriv...
by William Rizzo


More to Love: Southwest and Virgin America Launch New Service as Wright Amendment Ends

Southwest Airlines and Virgin America celebrated the inauguration of new non-stop service at Dallas Love Field on Monday as the Wright Amendment restrictions officially ended.
by Gabe Andino

Drukair Airbus A319 with Sharklets. (Image by Airbus/Fixion)

Drukair-Royal Bhutan Airlines Buys Airbus A319 With Sharklets

Drukair-Royal Bhutan Airlines has ordered an Airbus A319 with Sharklets, the airframer's new wingtip-mounted fuel savings devices.
by admin


United Airlines Flight 956 track. (Map by

United Flight Diverted to Boston Due to Bomb Scare

A United flight from Newark to Geneva diverted to Boston with a NORAD escort Tuesday night after a suspicious device was found onboard.
by admin

Lufthansa's first 747-8I service to Los Angeles gets a water cannon salute. (Photo by Stephen Shrank/NYCAviation)

Lufthansa’s New Boeing 747-8I Now Flies to Sunny Los Angeles [With Photos]

With much anticipation and fanfare, Lufthansa’s inaugural Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental service to Los Angeles arrived Monday afternoon.
by Stephen Shrank