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April 25, 2018 · Aviation News Network

JetBlue returns to Ontario airport as the airline battle for Southern California heats up

The competition for Southern California air travelers is heating up, with JetBlue Airways trying to draw new passengers by returning to Ontario International Airport after a 10-year absence and increasing its flights out of Burbank and Palm Springs. The announcement of the new routes, starting as early as September, comes only months after JetBlue's biggest California rivals — Southwest and...
April 26, 2018 · Aviation News Network

BE801 returned to Newquay on Tuesday following cracked windscreen

The windscreen of a Flybe jet with 92 passengers on board cracked just minutes after take off. This shocking picture shows the shattered glass of the cockpit window on the flight from Newquay Airport in Cornwall to London Gatwick. The pilot of the Embraer 195 aircraft was forced to turn turn back at 12,000ft when the huge crack suddenly appeared. Ray Ellis,...
June 9, 2018 · Aviation News Network

Tara Air Twin Otter suffers damage in landing incident at Jumla airport, Nepal

A Tara Air aircraft suffered damages to its front after its nose wheel punctured after landing at Jumla Airport on Saturday. The aircraft, which had flown in from Nepalgunj, became uncontrolled after the puncture and hit a fence at the airport, informed Nepalgunj Airport chief Pratap Babu Tiwari. No injuries or casualties are reported from the incident that occurred at...
May 31, 2018 · Aviation News Network

Republic Airways Launches Aviation Training Academy in Indianapolis

Republic Airways Holdings Inc. announced today that it will open Leadership In Flight Training (LIFT) Academy, a U.S.-based aviation training school. LIFT Academy, which will be located at the Indianapolis International Airport (IND), will set a new standard in commercial aviation training, utilizing advanced technology and systems to train future aviators. Republic will leverage its proven history in developing advanced training and...