Airbus A340

Type: Product
Name: Airbus A340
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Flight check: Auckland to Hong Kong on Cathay Pacific

Grant Bradley flies CX19 from New Zealand to China.A Cathay Pacific Airbus A340.The plane: Airbus A340-300, Cathay has 11 of them.Class: Two things made me very happy. One, August weekend, the All Blacks whipped the Wallabies at Eden Park and, two, I ... [Published New Zealand Herald - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Airbus says in final stages of A320neo ground tests

PARIS, Sept 16 (Reuters) - Airbus is conducting the final stage of ground trials as it edges towards the keenly-awaited first flight of its revamped A320neo aircraft, the planemaker said on Tuesday.The first test aircraft is on the "final run-in" towards ... [Published CNBC - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Report: Swiss Airbus A340 avoids collision with glider by 260 m

Three-dimensional flight paths of the two aircraft involved (SUST)An investigation by the Swiss Accident Investigation Board revealed that an Airbus A340 on approach to Zurich Airport was forced to take avoiding action when a glider was on a collision ... [Published Aviation Safety Network - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

MIA Announces New Flights For Fall & Winter

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami International Airport announced new international destinations and new flight options for existing routes.Carrier American Airlines will launch daily nonstop service to Cap-Haitien, Haiti on October 2 and new nonstop service to ... [Published CBS Miami - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 2 reports

DEUTSCHE LUFTHANSA : Frankfurt airport Lufthansa pilots to strike Tuesday

Union says pilots to stage eight-hour walk out at Germany's busiest airport over pension dispute.BERLINThe union representing Lufthansa pilots announced Monday its members will stage an eight-hour strike at Germany's largest airport in Frankfurt on Tuesday ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Checking in: Lufthansa’s new Premium Economy

More leg room and baggage – and a drink to kick things offLufthansa has taken the wraps off its new premium economy class, promising 50% more leg room than economy, two checked-in bags and, yes, meals served on china tableware.The airline has also launched ... [Published Travel Weekly Web - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 2 reports

Sabena technics signs a heavy maintenance contract with Air Tahiti Nui

Sabena technics, a leading independent MRO player, has signed an Airbus A340 heavy maintenance contract with the French airline based in Papeete, Air Tahiti Nui.Under this agreement, Sabena technics will be performing heavy maintenance visits (8C 12Y- ... [Published Aviator Aero - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Virgin ups competitive threat to BA

The British carrier with operations into Nigeria, Virgin Atlantic will start to take delivery of twenty one Boeing 787 aircraft in matter of weeks according to the Financial Times.The Boeing 787 will primarily be replacements for its Airbus A340 aircraft ... [Published Business Day Nigeria - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Royal Jordanian Welcomes First Dreamliner

Photo: © Rangpl | Dreamstime.comRoyal Jordanian celebrated the delivery of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner, becoming only the second airline in the Middle East to operate the 787. The carrier’s Dreamliner features 24 seats in business class and 246 in ... [Published Global Traveler Magazine - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 2 reports

Spain's Iberia returns to Carrasco with 2.300 seats a week on the Montevideo-Madrid route

Spain's flag carrier Iberia made its return to Uruguay on Monday after being out of the South American country's market for 18 months, marking the resumption of a route that will offer up to 2,300 seats to travelers on a weekly basis. Iberia, a unit of ... [Published Merco Press - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Spanish airlines link Uruguay to Europe

Spanish airlines provide the only direct air links between Uruguay and Europe, a business relationship being bolstered this weekend as Iberia begins offering service on the Madrid-Montevideo-Madrid route. Iberia is joining Air Europa in serving the South ... [Published Individual.com - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 2 reports

Terrifying moment two planes 'almost collided' at Barcelona airport caught on video

The terrifying moment two planes appeared almost to crash into each other at Barcelona airport has been caught on camera. An aviation enthusiast happened to be filming the busy runway at El Prat airport when disaster was averted on Saturday.A Boeing 767, ... [Published The Independent - Jul 07 2014]

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"We routinely test our engines and we do not share specifics of our test results" a spokeswoman for the United Technologies subsidiary said
"Vereinigung Cockpit declares that it is open to an agreement anytime to end the strikes. We regret any possible inconvenience to customers" the union said in a written statement
is the Union Jack-waving " Scarlet Lady' of this Boeing 787, which carries the clever registration of  G-VNEW."
"Visually it’s a clever device, employed by many cabin designers to help break up the rows of seats and make the cabin look more intimate" Clark notes

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Friday’s frequent flyer points wrap [Published Australian Business Traveller - Sep 19 2014]
Flight check: Auckland to Hong Kong on Cathay P... [Published New Zealand Herald - Sep 18 2014]
Lufthansa reaches key deal with flight attendants [Published Air Transport World - Sep 17 2014]
Report: Swiss Airbus A340 avoids collision with... [Published Aviation Safety Network - Sep 16 2014]
Airbus says in final stages of A320neo ground t... [Published CNBC - Sep 16 2014]
MIA Announces New Flights For Fall & Winter [Published CBS Miami - Sep 15 2014]
DEUTSCHE LUFTHANSA : Frankfurt airport Lufthans... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 15 2014]
Lufthansa pilots strike at Frankfurt Airport again [Published The Local Germany - Sep 15 2014]
Checking in: Lufthansa’s new Premium Economy [Published Travel Weekly Web - Sep 15 2014]
Virgin Atlantic's Boeing 787-9 revealed ahead o... [Published Australian Business Traveller - Sep 14 2014]
QATAR AIRWAYS SPONSORS THE FIRST EDITION OF CHA... [Published Qatar Airways - Sep 09 2014]
Airbus uses LMS Test.Lab to Improve and Streaml... [Published Design World Online - Sep 05 2014]
Sabena technics signs a heavy maintenance contr... [Published Aviator Aero - Sep 05 2014]
Sabena technics signs heavy maintenance contrac... [Published AviTrader - Sep 05 2014]
Photos: inside Royal Jordanian's Boeing 787 Dre... [Published Australian Business Traveller - Sep 04 2014]
Opportunities for Composites in Global Aerospac... [Published Scottrade - Sep 04 2014]
UK’s Virgin to beef up North Atlantic services [Published Air Transport World - Sep 03 2014]
Virgin ups competitive threat to BA [Published Business Day Nigeria - Sep 03 2014]
Royal Jordanian Welcomes First Dreamliner [Published Global Traveler Magazine - Sep 02 2014]
Spain's Iberia returns to Carrasco with 2.300 s... [Published Merco Press - Sep 02 2014]
Iberia returns to Uruguayan market [Published Individual.com - Sep 01 2014]
Spanish airlines link Uruguay to Europe [Published Individual.com - Aug 31 2014]
Why Volcanic Ash Is So Terrible for Airplanes [Published Wired News - Aug 22 2014]
Window on Germany 21.08.14 | 00:15 - 00:30 [Published Deutsche Welle - Aug 21 2014]
P1.7B FOR WV AIRPORTS [Published Panay News - Aug 14 2014]
Passengers injured after jet hits severe turbul... [Published Travel Weekly - Jul 17 2014]
Four of the most expensive toys for billionaires [Published Telegraph - Jul 08 2014]
Caught On Tape - Stunning Near Miss On Barcelon... [Published Zero Hedge - Jul 07 2014]
This Is How a 'Go-Around' Avoids Disaster at an... [Published Mashable! - Jul 07 2014]
Terrifying moment two planes 'almost collided' ... [Published The Independent - Jul 07 2014]
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Caught On Tape - Stunning Near Miss On Barcelon... [Published Zero Hedge - Jul 07 2014]
Boeing has had a tough week or two - the scandal over Ex-Im bank - its cheap funding source of competitive advantage, this weekend's train derailment of Boeing fuselages, and now, in Barcelona, a 767 and an Airbus A340 battle for the same airpsace coming ...
This Is How a 'Go-Around' Avoids Disaster at an... [Published Mashable! - Jul 07 2014]
Everything seems fine as the pilot guides the aircraft into the final approach. Suddenly, there's another plane where there isn't supposed to be one: right on the runway where the pilot is set to land. The engines roar, the nose lifts and the ...
Video shows the moment two passenger jets nearl... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jul 07 2014]
A breathtaking video captured a near-disaster at a Barcelona airport Saturday in which two passenger jets narrowly avoided colliding on the runway. The video shows a Boeing 767 from Russian airline Utair coming in for a landing at Barcelona’s El Prat ...
Astro-Med Announces Contract with Thales Avioni... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Jun 18 2014]
WEST WARWICK, R.I. - Astro-Med, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT) announced today that it has been selected by Thales Avionics (EN Paris: HO.PA) to supply flight deck printers for the Airbus A330/A340 long-range aircraft.The agreement covers flight deck printers for ...
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