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Turkish Airlines selects A350 XWB, lifting its fleet to new heights

Airbus newest widebody aircraft for leading Turkish carrier Istanbul-based Turkish Airlines has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to acquire 25 A350-900 aircraft plus five options, underlining its strong confidence in the global market-dynamism and growth. “This significant order will continue to enable our flag carrier to further compete, expand and reach new short and… Read More ›

Airbus displays comprehensive range of weapons for armed C295

Airbus Defence and Space is showcasing its new C295 Armed ISR (Intelligence Surveillance & Reconnaissance) version at the Dubai Airshow. A C295 is exhibited on static display flanked by a wide range of weapons which have been selected to be integrated onto this versatile platform. The company has signed a series of agreements with air-to-surface… Read More ›

Turkish Airlines adds a new route to its African network.

Conakry (Republic of Guinea) will be 296th destination in 120 country that to be served by the national flag carrier.   Turkish Airlines, ranked the “Most Valuable Brand of Turkey”* adds yet another city and country to its African network. The capital city of Republic of Guinea, Conakry is joining the network on January 30th… Read More ›

Jet Airways introduces direct daily flight between Mangaluru and Delhi

New service to offer expanded connectivity to North and North-Eastern India, via Delhi Mangaluru to benefit from incoming tourism / leisure traffic from Delhi and other destinations Jet Airways, India’s premier full service, international airline will introduce a new daily service between Mangaluru and New Delhi, offering business travellers from the South Indian port city… Read More ›

Turkish Airlines Takes Delivery of 125th Boeing Airplane.

Airline to take delivery of seven 777, five 737 airplanes in 2015. Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Turkish Airlines celebrated a milestone with the delivery of the airline‘s 125th airplane purchased from Boeing – a Next-Generation 737-900ER – and one of 12 airplanes the Turkish flag-carrier will take delivery of this year. Boeing and Turkish Airlines’… Read More ›

Pratt & Whitney Global Service Partners’ Turkish Engine Center Delivers 100th Overhauled Engine to Turkish Airlines.

Pratt & Whitney Global Service Partners’ Turkish Engine Center recently celebrated delivery of its 100th overhauled CFM56® engine to Turkish Airlines. The Turkish Engine Center is a joint venture between Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX); and Turkish Technic, a division of Turkish Airlines. “This engine delivery to Turkish Airlines… Read More ›

Jet2holidays Celebrates 5th Birthday.

This week Jet2holidays is celebrating five years since its launch, which has seen the package holiday specialist increase passenger numbers by a remarkable 500 per cent from 34,000 passengers in its first year to over 200,000 in 2011.Jet2holidays expects to achieve the half a million customer booking landmark in May this year. Jet2.com announced the launch of Jet2holidays in February 2007… Read More ›

Turkey’s Atlasjet Signs for up to 15 Bombardier CS300 Airliners.

First low-fare carrier is tenth customer to order CSeries aircraft. Bombardier Aerospace announced today that Atlasjet Havacilik A.S. of Istanbul, Turkey has signed a letter of intent (LOI) to acquire 10 CS300 jetliners and take options on a further five CS300 aircraft. Based on the list price of the CS300 airliner, a firm-order contract would… Read More ›

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