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AIR International March 2022

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Airports of the World Issue 100 - March-April 2022

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JetBlue adds another 30 firmed A220-300s

Showing a strong commitment to the A220-300, JetBlue Airways has inked a firm order with Airbus for a further 30 examples of the twin-jet at the ongoing Singapore Airshow 2022.

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Azul unveils world's first fully converted E195 freighter

In a world-first, Brazil’s Azul Airlines, has converted an Embraer E195 aircraft into a ‘Class F’ cargo aircraft. Key Aero explains the operational considerations behind the pioneering project

Jazeera Airways firms 28-strong Airbus deal

On the eve of the 2022 Singapore Airshow, Airbus revealed that Jazeera Airways has firmed up a 28-strong A320neo Family order, consisting of 20 A320neos and eight larger A321neos.

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Gatwick outlines South Terminal reopening date

After nearly two years, London/Gatwick’s South Terminal is poised for reopening on March 27 in a bid to “meet the expected strong demand” during summer 2022 and beyond.

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Why the A220 could be the perfect post-COVID airliner

The Airbus A220 is becoming ever more familiar worldwide, as further examples enter airline service. Mark Broadbent takes a closer look at this little twin jet and finds out what makes it tick

CONFIRMED: Airbus announces its 'Singapore seven'

Airbus has lined up a selection of seven aircraft to showcase its commercial and military products at the biennial event

QUIZ: Boeing launch customers

Who dropped everything to buy the Dreamliner, and which carrier jumped at the chance to buy jumbos? Check your knowledge in our launch customer quiz!

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UK airline boss offers stark warning ahead of half-term travel surge

Today marks an end of inbound testing to the UK for most vaccinated travellers, with many airlines reporting a sharp rise in leisure bookings. But Wizz Air UK boss Marion Geoffroy has offered a stark warning to carriers ahead of a half-term travel surge

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The Latest Commercial Aviation News All in One Place

Commercial aviation covers a broad range of topics from airlines to airports and manufacturers to operators. This page has everything you need to stay on top of all the latest news from the industry. Whether you’re looking for engineering and manufacturing updates from the likes of Boeing and Airbus or want to see all the latest technological innovations in commercial flight, you’re in the right place. From small private jets from Honda through to 400+ seater commercial long-haul airliners like the Airbus A350-1000 and Boeing 777X, we’ll cover all the latest news and updates for you. We’ve also split this section out into smaller sections to help you find articles relevant to you. Take a look at our categories below to find what you’re looking for,

Commercial Aviation News

Be the first to read about all the latest commercial aviation news including mergers and acquisitions, as well as new international routes and airlines updating their fleets. Looking for the latest stories on industry giants including Boeing, Airbus and Gulfstream? Then you’re in the right place.

Airport News

For all the latest news on how international and domestic airports around the world are dealing with environmental challenges, changes in traveller habits and passenger volume increases, take a look at our Airport News section

Airport Technology

Take a closer look at how technology is driving change and innovation at airports from the logistics of passenger flow through terminal buildings to safety checks. As an industry spanning the globe, aviation technology moves quickly, with airports often testing and adopting new systems regularly to meet local and international legislations surrounding environmental and security challenges. We have everything you need all in one place.

Aviation Engineering

Read all of our articles on aviation engineering, from the latest Rolls Royce commercial jet engines to new models of aircraft and engineering projects at international airports around the world. From civil and commercial airliners through to military fighter jets, the aviation industry covers a range of technological challenges being overcome with impressive engineering feats.

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