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Max Air Boeing 737 Suffers Several Tire Bursts When Landing In Abuja

Although the incident inconvenienced the passengers, the airline said they had been taken care of.

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Why 2023 Is Bringing New Regional Aircraft Opportunities

It's a busy chapter for regional air travel.

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China Eastern To Increase Shanghai-Sydney Capacity This Summer

The Shanghai-based carrier will boost operations from seven per week to 11.

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Why Printed Paperwork Still Plays An Important Role For Today's Pilots

An age-old method for modern aviation.

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Air New Zealand Says Goodbye To The Blue Wave TEAL Livery

Air New Zealand is ending the Teal Blue era and repainting its last eight turboprops in the current highly distinctive black and white livery

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Qatar Airways' First 737 MAX Has Already Performed Over 100 Training Flights

Preparing to introduce the Boeing narrowbody into its operations, Qatar Airways has been incredibly busy training its pilots on the new type.

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Two Worlds Collide: When Pilots Try Their Hand At Driving Trains

There is a lot in common between the two.

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Sunday Reads: Our Most Notable Stories This Week

The top aviation news stories from the last seven days.

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Bonza Introduces Thousands To Its Sunshine Coast Backyard

Bonza has completed its rollout at the Sunshine Coast Airport, with the 13th route launched yesterday.

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Regulator Blocks Deal Between Virgin Australia and Alliance Airlines

Once again the Australian competition regulator has thrown out an airline deal it considered to be anti-competitive.

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What Happened To Qatar Airways' Airbus A321s?

Qatar Airways used to have 12 Airbus A321-200s.

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LATAM Awaits Regulatory Confirmation Over Colombia Airport Slot Allocation

The airline seeks clarification on where slots will be allocated.

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What Leadership Skills Are Expected From An Airline Pilot?

Out of the non-technical skills that are expected from a pilot, leadership is probably the most important.

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Brazil's GOL Passenger Volumes Increase 19% Year On Year

With almost 100 new aircraft on order, the skies are the limit for the Brazilian carrier.

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Why Boeing 747s Don't Board On The Upper Deck?

Those sitting on the upper deck have to reach their seats via the aircraft's internal stairs.

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Nigeria's Air Peace To Have Majority Stake In Antigua Start-Up Airline LIAT 2020

Air Peace and the Antiguan government plan to launch a new interisland carrier.

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Big Planes On Small Routes: Uniquely Short Boeing 777 Flights

The twinjet is showing its versatility.

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What Is A Pilot Deviation?

Inadvertent mistakes are rare but happen. Here's a look at the types of pilot deviations.

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Qatar Airways Partners With Rwandair For Kigali Airport Cargo Hub

The new hub will enhance the development of Africa's air cargo network.

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