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    Could Poker Be The Solution To In Flight Entertainment?

Could Poker Be The Solution To In Flight Entertainment?

The things that can be done in-flight have evolved tremendously since the first days of commercial flying – from custom-made meals to reclining beds to fully connected Wi-Fi on board. But there is still one issue that many people would like to improve on their flights. Whether they’ve been flying for

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    French Securite Civile’s First New Q400MR Delivered, Second Enters Conversion

French Securite Civile’s First New Q400MR Delivered, Second Enters Conversion

MIAMI — The French Department de la Direction de la Securite Civile (DDSC) is adding to its fleet two 18-year old DeHavilland Q400-MR (Multi Role) ‘FireGuard’ fire fighting aircraft. An order for six new Q400-MRs was placed by the Conair Group with Bombardier in January 2018. Conair is the prime

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    Mitsubishi Confirms Acquisition Of Canadair Regional Jets From Bombardier

Mitsubishi Confirms Acquisition Of Canadair Regional Jets From Bombardier

LONDON – Bombardier is about to complete its departure out of commercial aviation manufacturing through a full acquisition deal from Mitsubishi Heavy Jets (MHI) for its Canadair Regional Jet (CRJ) program. The deal will see MHI pay up to $550 million as a cash consideration upon closing of the transaction.

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    TAP Air Portugal Continues US Expansion: Inaugurates San Francisco

TAP Air Portugal Continues US Expansion: Inaugurates San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — On June 10th, 2019, Portuguese people in the San Francisco Bay Area had two reasons to celebrate.  Not only because it was Portugal Day—the country’s national day—TAP Air Portugal also inaugurated service between San Francisco International (SFO) and Lisbon.  TAP is now the only airline that provides

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Photos: Fully Painted Virgin Atlantic A350-1000 Rolls Out In Toulouse

    Photos: Fully Painted Virgin Atlantic A350-1000 Rolls Out In Toulouse

MIAMI — Virgin Atlantic’s first Airbus A350-1000 has rolled out of the paint facility in Toulouse, sporting the airline’s full livery. The aircraft, which is expected to bear the registration

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PAS19: Day Four Recap – Airbus Sells 400+ Planes, Overall Orders Decay

    PAS19: Day Four Recap – Airbus Sells 400+ Planes, Overall Orders Decay

PARIS – The final day of trading comes to an end at Le Bourget. Airways covered, nonstop, all the press conferences and announcements that took place since early morning on

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PAS19: NAC Boosts A220 Program, Flynas Joins in on XLR Success

    PAS19: NAC Boosts A220 Program, Flynas Joins in on XLR Success

PARIS – On the fourth day of the Paris Airshow 2019, Airbus has scored more orders for its recently launched A321XLR, as well as for their A220s. Nordic Aviation Capital

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PAS19: Day Three Recap – Airbus Exceeds 200+ A321XLR Orders, Boeing Lags

    PAS19: Day Three Recap – Airbus Exceeds 200+ A321XLR Orders, Boeing Lags

Ground Coverage by Chris Sloan PARIS – The third trading day at the 53rd Paris Air Show in Le Bourget has come to an end. Since Monday, there have been

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PAS19: Embraer Scores KLM Order For 35 E195-E2 Jets

    PAS19: Embraer Scores KLM Order For 35 E195-E2 Jets

MIAMI — Europe’s largest Embraer operator, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, announced an order for 35 E195-E2s, of which 15 are firm orders and 20 purchase rights. Deliveries will start in

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PAS19: American Airlines Orders 50 Airbus A321XLRs

    PAS19: American Airlines Orders 50 Airbus A321XLRs

PARIS – American Airlines has found the replacement for its Boeing 757-200 fleet. Today, the airline placed an order for 50 Airbus A321XLR aircraft. The agreement between the Dallas/Ft. Worth-based

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PAS19: Qatar Airways Commits To Five More Boeing 777Fs

    PAS19: Qatar Airways Commits To Five More Boeing 777Fs

Coverage by Chris Sloan PARIS – Qatar Airways has signed a $1.8 billion commitment with Boeing for five more 777 Freighter aircraft. The airline already operates 16 777 Freighters and

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PAS19: ASL Airlines Group Commits to 20 Boeing 737-800BCFs

    PAS19: ASL Airlines Group Commits to 20 Boeing 737-800BCFs

Coverage by Chris Sloan PARIS – ASL Airlines Group has announced a Memorandum of Understanding for up to 20 Boeing 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighters (BCF). This agreement includes 10 firm

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PAS19: China Airlines Firms Up Six 777Fs & 25 A321neos

    PAS19: China Airlines Firms Up Six 777Fs & 25 A321neos

Coverage by Chris Sloan PARIS – China Airlines has signed a letter of Intent (LOI) for six Boeing 777F Freighters. They have also signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) for

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PAS19: Air Tahiti Order Two ATR 42-600STOL Aircraft

    PAS19: Air Tahiti Order Two ATR 42-600STOL Aircraft

Coverage by Chris Sloan PARIS – Air Tahiti has ordered two ATR 42-600S aircraft. It is the newest version of the ATR 42-600, and the “S” stands for STOL (Short

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EVA Air Takes Delivery Of First Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

    EVA Air Takes Delivery Of First Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

MIAMI — EVA Air has taken delivery of its first Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner at the manufacturer’s South Carolina delivery center. The new plane will be deployed on high-density routes throughout

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PAS19: Indigo Partners Sign Memorandum of Understanding for 50 A321XLRs

    PAS19: Indigo Partners Sign Memorandum of Understanding for 50 A321XLRs

Coverage by Chris Sloan PARIS – Indigo Partners have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Airbus for 50 A321XLR aircraft, which it says it will spread out across their airlines.

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PAS19: Qantas Signs Agreement for 36 A321XLR Aircraft

    PAS19: Qantas Signs Agreement for 36 A321XLR Aircraft

Coverage by Chris Sloan PARIS – Australian carrier Qantas as announced today that it will be backing Airbus with an agreement for 36 of the newly launched A321XLR. The deal

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PAS19: Day Two Caught Cold By Massive 737 MAX Order, Airbus Fights On

    PAS19: Day Two Caught Cold By Massive 737 MAX Order, Airbus Fights On

PARIS – Day two of the 53rd International Paris Air Show kicked off in a very busy, tense, and competitive fashion for both Airbus and Boeing. Yesterday, we witnessed a

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Heathrow Airport Releases Expansion Masterplan

    Heathrow Airport Releases Expansion Masterplan

LONDON – On June 18th, 2019, Heathrow Airport released its expansion masterplan to the public. It aims to have the third runway constructed by 2026, and its expansion completed by

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PAS19: IAG Wows The Crowd With Order For 200 Boeing 737 MAX

    PAS19: IAG Wows The Crowd With Order For 200 Boeing 737 MAX

Coverage by Chris Sloan PARIS – In a whirlwind revelation at the Paris Air Show, the International Airlines Group (IAG) has placed a Letter of Intent for 200 Boeing 737

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PAS19: Delta Air Lines Opts For Five More A220s

    PAS19: Delta Air Lines Opts For Five More A220s

Coverage by Chris Sloan PARIS – Delta Air Lines has placed an additional order for five Airbus A220-100s at the Paris Air Show this week. With the order book the

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PAS19: IAG Orders 14 Airbus A321XLRs

    PAS19: IAG Orders 14 Airbus A321XLRs

Coverage by Chris Sloan PARIS — Airbus continues building sales momentum for its recently launched A321XLR, as International Airlines Group (IAG) has announced an order for 14 units, eight for

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    United Airlines Returns to Paine Field With New Services

United Airlines Returns to Paine Field With New Services

MIAMI — United Airlines (UAL) announced today a new service from Paine Field Airport (PAE) in Everett with six daily flights to their hubs in Denver (DEN) and San Francisco

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    Azul Announces New Routes to the USA with A320neo and A330

Azul Announces New Routes to the USA with A320neo and A330

MIAMI — Azul, the Brazilian low-cost, award-winning airline, announced today a heavy expansion to the United States with two new flights from Belo Horizonte (CNF) to Orlando (MCO), and from Belem (BEL)

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