Aviation

Turkish Airlines to take ultra-high-density 777-300ERs for IndiGo wet-lease | News

Turkish Airlines has signalled its intent to add two ultra-high-density Boeing 777-300ERs to its fleet as part of a wet-lease deal with codeshare partner IndiGo. IndiGo began services with a wet-leased Turkish Airlines 777-300ER – featuring a standard cabin – on 1 February, marking the Indian low-cost carrier’s first foray into widebody operations. The wet-lease […]

Aviation

Rafale Ms show off long reach, flexibility in Indo-Pacific | In depth

French naval airpower places a high priority on working with partners, including the extended deployment of fighters and cross-deck work with the US Navy (USN). Rear Admiral Christophe Cluzel commands the French Carrier Strike Group (CSG) centred on the Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier. The vessel and her escorts recently conducted exercises in the western […]

Aviation

FAA approves new Aeromexico flight to US as Mexico remains at safety downgrade | News

The Federal Aviation Administration has approved a new Aeromexico route to the USA despite Mexico still having a degraded “Category 2” FAA safety rating. The Mexico City-based carrier said on 31 January that US authorities granted it authorisation to launch the first route to the USA from Mexico City’s new Felipe Angeles International airport (AIFA). […]