UNITED AIRLINES

Oct 21, 2021
UNITED AIRLINES had $473m net income for 3Q21 (vs $1b in 3Q19) on 32% lower revenues vs 3Q19; it expects to benefit from intl. reopening (777s…
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Bizav’s Next Target: 100% Sustainable Aviation Fuel

By Graham Warwick Oct 12, 2021
There is increasing talk of 100% sustainable aviation fuel, up from the current 50% blend limit. But it is not as simple as just pouring more biofuel…
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CASTLELAKE AVIATION

Oct 11, 2021
CASTLELAKE AVIATION priced $420m senior notes and entered into $1.18b term loan to finance acquisition of 71 aircraft.
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AMERICAN

Jul 14, 2021
AMERICAN is projecting 2Q21 revenue to be 37.5% lower than 2Q19 on 24.6% lower capacity, better than previous guidance; it expects to post between…
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AMERICAN

Jul 14, 2021
AMERICAN is projecting 2Q21 revenue to be 37.5% lower than 2Q19 on 24.6% lower capacity, better than previous guidance; it expects to post between…
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WHO'SNEWS: VOLARIS

Jun 07, 2021
José Alejandro de Iturbide Gutiérrez to Chief Legal Officer of Volaris, Mexico City.
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LUFTHANSA CARGO

Jun 01, 2021
LUFTHANSA CARGO ordered another 777F for delivery by end of 2021; it will then have 15 freighter aircraft.
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WHO'SNEWS: BOEING

Apr 20, 2021
Greg Smith, Executive Vice President-Enterprise Operations and Chief Financial Officer of Boeing, announced plan to retire on July 9, 2021.
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WHO'SNEWS: INFORM

Mar 08, 2021
Uschi Schulte-Sasse to Senior Vice President-Aviation of INFORM, Germany.
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WHO'SNEWS: AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF AERONAUTICS AND ASTRONAUTICS

Mar 04, 2021
Laura J. McGill, of Sandia National Laboratories, was elected President of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA).
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AIRBUS

Nov 09, 2020
AIRBUS announced orders for two A320neos from SKYSERV, Greece and two A321neos from an unidentified customer, and now has 381 orders in 2020. It has…
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TRIUMPH SYSTEMS & SUPPORT

Aug 21, 2020
TRIUMPH SYSTEMS & SUPPORT has indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (ID/IQ) contract from Diehl Aviation to supply the service panel lever and…
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WHO'SNEWS: NASMYTH TMF

Jul 20, 2020
Michael Steinberg to General Manager of Nasmyth TMF, Valencia, CA.
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More than the sum of the parts

Jul 12, 2019
When an airline decides to either switch or extend its aircraft fleet, it needs to ensure that it has the right amount of stock in place to support however many aircraft it is taking on.
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Lufthansa Technik Expands Engine Repair Space

May 30, 2019
Lufthansa Technik continues to expand its Hamburg engine facility in preparation for the first shop visits of the CFM LEAP engines.
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Software Reduces Line Time By ‘Democratizing Knowledge’

By Henry Canaday Oct 21, 2016
IBM software is being used streamline a technician’s notes—aka unstructured data—helping to discover the cause of a fault and apply the most effective prevention or repair strategy.

Fleet Management: Staggering Your Fleet (Part 5)

Sponsored by GE Aviation Aug 27, 2015
The last several installments have looked at two options for staggering a fleet for shop visits.
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