Posts Tagged ‘Airbus’


Today in Aviation History: October 28th

The Cuban Missile Crisis comes to an end, the Airbus A300 flies for the first time, an Air China pilot hijacks his own plane, a Continental 757 lands on a taxiway, and more...
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TransAsia Airways Airbus A330-300 (B-22101). (Photo by P. Pigeyre/Airbus)

TransAsia Airways Takes Delivery Of First Airbus A330-300

Taiwan's TransAsia Airways has taken delivery of its first widebody aircraft, an Airbus A330-300.
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What’s Happening At The 2019 Paris Air Show (Updated 3X)

The 2019 edition of the Paris Air Show is happening this week. The biennial show is traditionally a place where new aircraft are launched and new orders flow in. Follow along here all this week as we recap each day’s happ...
by Ben Granucci


The number 2 engine of VH-OQA, which sustained an uncontained failure

Australian Transport Safety Bureau Releases Final Qantas Flight 32 Report

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau on Thursday released their final report into the Qantas A380 uncontained engine failure over Indonesia on November 4, 2010. The 305 page report gives a full account of the major incident, ...
by Jason Rabinowitz

Airbus A321neo wearing Arkia Israel Airlines livery. (Image by Airbus/Fixion)

Arkia Israel Airlines Buys Four Airbus A321neo Jets

Arkia Israel Airlines has signed a purchase order for four Airbus A321neo aircraft in a deal worth $453.2 million at list prices.
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