Ryanair Boeing 737-800 incident at Dublin, image from Twitter

Aviation incident. Ryanair Boeing 737-800’s nose wheel failure at landing in Dublin

On Sunday 9th of April, at 16:29 UTC, there was an aviation incident at Dublin Airport. A Ryanair Boeing 737-800 aircraft, registered EI-DHH, operating flight FR5542 from Liverpool to Dublin experienced a malfunction with its front landing gear upon landing on runway 28L at Dublin Airport (DUB) in Ireland, causing the aircraft to veer momentarily…

Lufthansa orders 22 new Airbus and Boeing planes

Lufthansa orders 22 long-haul aircraft from Airbus and Boeing

Germany’s flag carrier, Lufthansa Group, has decided to purchase additional advanced long-haul planes. Specifically, the Group Executive Board has approved the acquisition of 10 Airbus A350-1000 passenger planes, 5 Airbus A350-900 passenger planes, and 7 Boeing 787-9 ‘Dreamliner’ passenger planes. These latest-generation aircraft are scheduled to be delivered to Lufthansa Group starting from the mid-2020s….

EGYPTAIR takes delivery of Africa’s first Airbus A321neo

EGYPTAIR becomes the first African airline to take delivery of an Airbus A321neo

EGYPTAIR has become the first African operator of Airbus’ A321neo aircraft as it recently received the delivery of its first unit from Airbus’ Delivery Centre in Hamburg. The airline has opted for a two-class configuration with 16 Business class seats and 166 Economy class seats, offering a high level of comfort to passengers. This new…

Emirates new training centre for pilots

Emirates announces the construction of a new pilot training center

Emirates, the largest airline in the Middle East has announced that it has big plans for future expansion. Emirates’ fleet of planes will grow in the coming years, and with that, the company will need more pilots, so it has announced an investment of $135 million in a new pilot training center to be ready…

American Airlines, the Eco-Airline of the year

American Airlines is named the 2023 Eco-Airline of the Year

Air traffic is increasing year after year and it’s no secret that carbon emissions from aircraft are making a significant contribution to climate change. The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has reported that in the United States, commercial airplanes and business jets contribute 10% of U.S. transportation emissions, and globally, aviation contributes 4% to…

Air India orders 250 Airbus planes

Air India announces a historic order for 470 Boeing and Airbus commercial jets

India’s flag carrier, Air India has announced a huge order for 470 jet aircraft estimated to be worth over $70 billion. From the American company Boeing, the order totals 220 planes, and from the European giant Airbus, Air India has ordered 250 jets. This historic order comes at a time of development and modernization for…

Cessna at Accident Site Front View (Source: FAA)

Cessna runway overrun at Angelina County Airport-Final report released

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) released its final report on the Angelina County Airport accident that happened on December 2, 2020. On that date, a Cessna 551 Citation II/SP aircraft with 3 people on board experienced substantial damage after overshooting the runway, striking a fence, and eventually coming to rest in a nearby field….