Aircraft

Breeze Airways announces order for 20 Airbus A220-330s

Breeze Airways, a new U.S. airline founded by entrepreneur David Neeleman, publicly announced an order for 20 Airbus A220-330s for longer flights, confirming a Reuters report earlier this year. This order brings Breeze’s total A220 order to 80, making it the family’s second customer after Delta Air Lines and overtaking …

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Embry-Riddle ‘expects’ masks to be worn in classrooms and airplanes

Embry-Riddle ‘expects’ masks to be worn in classrooms and airplanes Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University announced on Tuesday that it expects all students to wear masks in classrooms and on airplanes. DAYTONA BEACH, Florida – Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University announced on Tuesday that it expects all students to wear masks in classrooms and …

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More U.S. Navy ships and marine planes help rescue Haiti

Marines with 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing, II Marine Expeditionary Force, prepare to board the MV-22B Ospreys to deploy to Haiti in support of Joint Task Force-Haiti for a humanitarian aid and disaster relief mission in Marine Corps Air Station disaster event New River, North Carolina, August 23, 2021. US Navy …

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Biden says US-led Kabul evacuation is picking up steam

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Joe Biden said on Sunday that the US-led evacuation of Americans, at-risk Afghans and others from Kabul airport accelerated over the weekend , although it remains vulnerable to threats posed by the extremist Islamic State group. A week after the Taliban completed their takeover of Afghanistan …

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“The challenge was to get the plane cleared”

Last week, JetSetGo, the country’s largest private jet and helicopter fleet operator, became the first Indian company to directly import an aircraft (Hawker 800 XP) in 74 years, and was leased through IFSC, GIFT City. The transaction follows Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s announcement in the Union budget that a tax …

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