Airbus A319 Newswire

Airbus A319 Newswire

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  1. Avianca A319 at Bogota on Sep 24th 2016, bird strikeRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | AVHerald

    An Avianca Airbus A319-100, registration N723AV performing flight AV-241 from Bogota to Santiago with 118 people on board, was departing Bogota's runway 13R when the left hand engine ingested a number of birds prompting the crew to stop the climb at 18,000 feet, burn off fuel and return to Santiago for a safe landing on runway 13L about 3:05 hours after departure. Passengers reported there was a loud noise from the left hand engine just prior to rotation, the aircraft rotated and became airborne, climbed out but then began to circle and returned.

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  2. Economy ticket costing more than first class? Welcome to airline mathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    In this Feb. 26, 2014 file photo, an American Airlines Airbus A319 is parked at a gate at Philadelphia International Airport. Q: I had round-trip tickets to fly from Cleveland to Bangor, Maine, via Philadelphia on American Airlines recently.

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  3. Spanish LCC Volotea to step up fleet rollover plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | Air Transport World

    Spanish low-cost carrier Volotea plans to increase the pace of its re-fleeting plans , which include switching from Boeing 717s to Airbus A319s in 2017, as it moves toward an all-European fleet over the next few years. The airline, which specializes in linking secondary and tertiary European cities, said it had taken four A319s on strength this year, but anticipated acquiring a further six in 2017.

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  4. Delta A319 at Salt Lake City on Sep 20th 2016, bird strikeRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 21 | AVHerald

    A Delta Airlines Airbus A319-100, registration N323NB performing flight DL-1606 from Salt Lake City,UT to Austin,TX with 120 people on board, was climbing out of Salt Lake City's runway 16L when the crew contacted departure and was cleared to climb to 14,000 feet, the crew however did not read back that clearance immediately, only reading back their flight number sounding a bit puzzled. The crew subsequently acknowledged the instruction a few seconds later, subsequently reported they had an engine malfunction, actually an engine stall.

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  5. Fastjet losses deepen to $15 million in 1HRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | Air Transport World

    African low-cost carrier Fastjet recorded a 2016 first-half $15 million net loss, reversed from a net profit of $6.4 million for the year-ago period. First-half revenue rose slightly to $33.1 million compared to $31.5 million last time.

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  6. Fastjet drops Airbus jets for EmbraerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | Iol.co.za

    ... city, the base of his former employer South African Airways. Fastjet will have returned three leased 145-seat Airbus A319 jets by the end of September and plans to sub-lease two, with a sixth, which it owns, up for sale. The carrier has agreed ...

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  7. United A319 at Denver on Sep 18th 2016, runway excursion during line upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | AVHerald

    A United Airbus A319-100, registration N840UA performing flight UA-296 from Denver,CO to Reno,NV , was about to line up Denver's runway 25 for departure when the crew did not turn the aircraft onto the runway but radioed they had a brakes failure. The aircraft went straight across the runway and came to a stop with the nose gear on soft ground and the main gear on the runway shoulder opposite to the taxiway.

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  8. Nigeria's Firstnation Airways resumes operations after MRO groundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 | Air Transport World

    Lagos-based Firstnation Airways resumed flights Sept. 18 after its Airbus A319 fleet was grounded for more than three weeks for maintenance work.

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  9. Nesma Airlines to enter Saudi's budget air travel market with domestic flights in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 18 | Al Bawaba

    Nesma currently flies between Saudi and Egypt and plans to connect the city of Hail with 12 points around the kingdom. Saudi-owned Nesma Airlines hopes to become the latest carrier to launch domestic flights in the kingdom this November, according to reports.

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  10. United Airlines Flight Rolls into Grassy Area While Taxiing at Denver International AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 18 | KXRO radio

    ... into a grassy area while taxiing on Sunday night, according to officials at Denver International Airport. The Airbus A319 aircraft was en route to Reno, Nevada, when it "partially rolled off the taxiway prior to making its turn onto the runway," ...

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  11. PICTURES: FlightGlobal onboard United A319 runway excursionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 18 | Flight Global

    A United Airlines Airbus A319 aircraft suffered a runway excursion at Denver International Airport while attempting to takeoff on flight 296 to Reno. he thrust reversers revved up, there was a small bump, and the aircraft stopped.

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  12. Germanwings A319 at Milan on Sep 15th 2016, electrical problemsRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 17 | AVHerald

    A Germanwings Airbus A319-100, registration D-AGWD performing flight 4U-825 from Milan Malpensa to Cologne with 115 people on board, was climbing out of Malpensa Airport when the crew stopped the climb at about FL220 due to electrical problems. The aircraft returned to Malpensa for a safe landing on runway 35R about 25 minutes after departure.

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  13. File affidavit on plea on Vijay Mallya's jet: HC tells firmRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 15 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... owes it Rs 800-crore. An auction was held by the Service Tax department on August 18, in which the personal jet, Airbus A319-133, was sold to art connoisseur G S Srivasatava, Chairman of SGI Commex, who plans to convert it into an art pilgrimage ...

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  14. Airbus Delivers North America's First A320neo To VolarisRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 13 | Aero-News Network

    Low-cost carrier Volaris took delivery of its first A320neo, making the airline the first operator of the A320neo in North America. Volaris is Mexico's largest Airbus customer, having ordered 74 A320 Family aircraft, including 30 A320neo.

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  15. Fastjet considers switch to Embraers, HQ moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 | Air Transport World

    African low-cost carrier Fastjet will swap out some of its all-Airbus A319 fleet for wet-leased Embraer E190s, introduce connecting flights, and is considering a headquarters move from the UK to South Africa. The changes come following the appointment of new CEO Nico Bezuidenhout, who has led South African Airways and its budget subsidiary Mango.

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  16. Tap Mro arm retrofits sharklets to corporate A319Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 6 | Flight Global

    Portuguese-based TAP Maintenance & Engineering has retrofitted an Airbus A319 executive jet with 'sharklet' wing-tips, the first such modification for the corporate type. Comlux chief Richard Gaona says the retrofit illustrates an "innovative approach" to offering customers a "modern and handsome" jet fleet.

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  17. Comlux Becomes First To Retrofit An ACJ319 With SharkletsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 9 | Aero-News Network

    Comlux The Aviation Group has become the first to retrofit an Airbus corporate jet, an ACJ319, with Sharklets, which bring a fuel-saving of up to four per cent and a corresponding range improvement. The retrofit, carried out by TAP Maintenance and Engineering as part of the first such turnkey-project managed by Airbus Corporate Jets, is also the first on any version of the A319 airliner.

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  18. Here's how much legroom you get on America's airlines (AAL,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 3 | Connecticut Post

    ... o operates a fleet with mostly 31 to 32 inches of seat pitch. At the same time, it does operate some Boeing 737, Airbus A319, Bombardier CRJ700, and Q400 aircraft with 30 inches of pitch.

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  19. Here's how much legroom you get on America's airlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 3 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... also operates a fleet with mostly 31-32 inches of seat pitch. At the same time, it does operate some Boeing 737, Airbus A319, Bombardier CRJ700, and Q400 aircraft with 30 inches of pitch. Southwest operates a fleet consisting of only Boeing 737s ...

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  20. Passenger jets came within 700ft of colliding over Gatwick airport...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 2 | Daily Mail

    Passenger jets came within 700ft of colliding over Gatwick airport after air traffic controller MISSED first plane on his radar and then went on his break Two passenger jets were involved in a near miss at Gatwick airport after an air traffic controller 'missed' one of the planes on his screen. An Airbus 319 was given clearance to take off from the airport but came within 700ft of another plane, also a 319, that had left Gatwick minutes before.

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