France’s “air diplomacy” in Asia-Pacific

A French army Rafale fighter jet parked on the tarmac at Paya Lebar Air Base in Singapore on September 15. ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP ANALYSIS – Paris is beefing up its projection capacity in this region in full geopolitical turmoil. Special Envoy to Singapore In single file on the tarmac, the anthracite F15s of the Singaporean Air […]

KLM cancels 42 flights on Monday

Schiphol’s request on Friday to further intervene in capacity did not lead to more cancellations, according to a KLM spokeswoman. KLM is the largest user of Schiphol. The company previously said it was “very displeased” about the course of events. Schiphol announced on Friday that until the end of October, 9250 fewer passengers may depart […]

easyJet proposes a new destination between Bordeaux and Copenhagen – Aviation news

Article published on September 17, 2022 by David Dagouret Copenhagen will be served by easyJet from Bordeaux for the 2022-23 winter season (November 2022 – March 2023). easyJet will offer a new service between Bordeaux and Copenhagen in Denmark. This new line will be served by the orange company for the 2022-2023 winter season with […]

The glacier at the end of the world is about to give way

Grand glacier Thwaites Glacier is located in West Antarctica. Nicknamed the “glacier of the end of the world”, this gigantic block of ice is 120 km wide and 600 km long. If it melted completely, it would cause the sea level to rise by one to three meters. Remarkable seabed imagery indicates Thwaites Glacier, Antarctica, […]

Airbus Atlantic is expected to double in Portugal – Aviação

Airbus sees Portugal as a “good country to invest in” and already has plans to invest heavily in the country. The company has on the table the “strong possibility” of soon growing to double, in size and in the number of workers, the Santo Tirso factory of Airbus Atlantic Portugal, which will officially open this […]

A ringed Earth is possible!

Before embarking on this scenario, know that it is practically impossible for us to live it. The first reason is that the Moon is expected to move away from Earth until it reaches the maximum of its orbit, an event expected in about 50 billion years. At that point, our satellite would begin a journey […]

TAP reduces fleet to 80 passenger planes – Aviação

TAP has reduced its fleet to 80 passenger planes. According to the order of the National Civil Aviation Authority (ANAC) amending TAP’s air transport license, published yesterday in Diário da República, this is the total number of aircraft that the company has to transport passengers. There are 25 fewer planes compared to the 105 that, […]

Hungary fines Ryanair €764,000 for ″deceiving consumers″

The Hungarian Consumer Protection Office fined the airline Ryanair 764,000 euros for “deceiving consumers”, understanding that the carrier increased prices due to an extraordinary tax on large companies launched by the Government. “The Consumer Protection Office concluded this Monday that Ryanair engaged in unfair commercial practices by deceiving consumers”Hungarian Justice Minister Judit Varga said on […]

Easyjet launches 13 new routes from Lisbon after winning TAP slots | Aviation

Easyjet already knows the destination it will give at 18 slots (time bands for landing and moving) that TAP won at Lisbon airport, now having 13 new routes. As reported this Wednesday by the British airline, six of them have Spanish cities as destinations: Barcelona (four frequencies per week), Valencia (three frequencies), Bilbao, Fuerteventura, Gran […]