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Airbus wins Qantas’ order for its Fleet Renewal Program

In October 2021, IH Aviation and Travel had reported that Qantas was in the process of finalising a 10 year Domestic Fleet Renewal Program. At the time, the airline was evaluating different aircraft options from Boeing (B737MAXs), Airbus (A320neos and A220s) and Embraer (E-2 Family Jets). Well, Qantas has finally finalised the order for its […]

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ITA Airways, Italy’s new flag carrier, places order for 28 Airbus aircraft

ITA Airways, Italy’s new flag carrier, has placed an order for 28 Airbus aircraft. This follows a memorandum of understanding announced at the end of September 2021.

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Breeze Airways unveils its new Airbus A220-300

Breeze Airways has unveiled its swanky new Airbus A220-300 in Mobile, Alabama. While the airline, which started operations in May 2021, presently used E190s exclusively for its operations, the Airbus A220-300s will eventually be the backbone of the airline’s fleet.

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Air France unveils its first Airbus A220-300

Air France has unveiled its first Airbus A220-300 named “Le Bourget”. The airline took delivery of its first A220 on 29th September 2021.

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Airbus to deliver US-completed aircraft with Sustainable Aviation Fuel

Airbus has announced that it will start delivering all aircraft from its US Manufacturing Facility in Mobile, Alabama with Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) on board later this year. Airbus states that this initiative has a further step toward fulfilling its commitment to carbon-neutral growth in the aviation sector.

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Breeze Airways reveals Airbus A220 livery; places order for 20 additional A220-300 aircraft

Airbus has revealed the livery for Breeze Airways’ Airbus A220 aircraft and has also revealed that the airline has placed an order for 20 additional A220-300 aircraft, bringing Breeze’s total order book to 80 A220-300s.

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Air Canada is betting big on Summer season: Will serve 50 Canadian Airports

Air Canada is betting big on the peak Summer season beginning at the end of June as it looks to support Canada’s tourism and hospitality businesses during the important summer period and advance the country’s economic recovery. Three new domestic Canada routes, service to 50 Canadian airports, the re-establishment of select regional routes, and wide-body […]

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Delta Airlines takes delivery of its 50th Airbus A220 aircraft

Yesterday marked the delivery of Delta’s 50th Airbus A220 aircraft. The newest A220, the larger A220-300 variant, was delivered to the airline from Airbus’ manufacturing line in Mobile, Alabama.

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Air France to connect Paris with Helsinki with year-round flights

Air France is further strengthening its presence in Northern Europe. The airline has announced that it will connect the French capital with the Finnish capital with a year-round service.

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American Startup Breeze Airways reveals routes with tickets now on sale

United States-based Startup Breeze Airways has revealed its route network with the tickets now on sale for as low as $39. The airline’s very first flight will be on 27th May 2021 with the Embraer E190 aircraft.