35 years of Airplane!


STRIKER: Surely you can't be serious. DR. RUMACK: I am serious, and don't call me Shirley! If I said those words out loud, your brain should instantly flicker to the classic Zucker, Abrahams, Zucker film that is Airplane. A DVD? What's that? It's a way of storing films and data on a disk. But that's not important right now.... This month Airplane! … [Read more...]

Airplane art – Jetstar Japan Airbus A320

Jetstar Japan Airbus A320

It's Sunday again, so it must be time for more Airplane Art. This week, resting after a days duties is a Jetstar Japan Airbus A320 - fitted with Sharklets - at Tokyo Narita International Airport. Jetstar Japan operates a fleet of twenty Airbus A320 family aircraft, owned by a combination of Qantas, Japan Airlines and other shareholders. The airline operates … [Read more...]

Thai Airways waves goodbye to the USA and Rome


It seems the recasting of Thai Airways route network is still in progress, with two routes up for the axe. First up is the route between Bangkok and Rome, which will be axed from the 25th October. Thai Airways Boeing 747-400 lining up at the runway at London Heathrow - Image, Economy Class and Beyond. The four times a week service flying as TG944/TG945 - operated by a … [Read more...]

Avianca Brasil enters Star Alliance

Uniformed Staff from Star Alliance member carriers welcoming their new colleagues from Avianca Brasil at the airline’s official joining ceremony in Sao Paulo Brazil.

Star Alliance grew yesterday, and added an important tick in its network coverage with Avianca Brasil joining the alliance. Star Alliance welcoming Avianca Brasil - Image, Star Alliance Avianca Brasil has been the odd child out in the Avianca family, originally founded as Ocean Air in 1998, and purchased by Synergy Group (owner of Avianca) in 2004. It missed the initial join … [Read more...]

British Airways bring forward A380 operations to Singapore

British Airways Airbus A380, Image Economy Class and Beyond

For those of you who love the Whalejet, British Airways is bringing forward its plans to operate the double decker Airbus A380 between London Heathrow and Singapore Changi Airport. British Airways Airbus A380, Image Economy Class and Beyond British Airways plan to roster the Airbus A380 on one of the two daily flights between London and Singapore on BA11/BA12, with the … [Read more...]