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Korean Air celebrates anniversary with new livery

Korean Air celebrates anniversary with new livery

Korean Air’s Boeing 777-300ER from Incheon to San Francisco was the first plane with the special livery to take to the sky earlier this month. The special livery will depict the number 50 with a plane flying over it alongside the slogan ‘Beyond 50 Years of Excellence'.

Loganair moves to replace flybmi on key routes

Loganair moves to replace flybmi on key routes

Jonathan Hinkles, Loganair managing director, said: “It’s always really sad to see an airline go out of business, and our thoughts are with all those affected – particularly staff members. We are evaluating flybmi’s wider network and assessing routes which align with Loganair’s distinct geographical area and overall strategic plans."

Virgin Atlantic launches hidden disabilities scheme

Virgin Atlantic launches hidden disabilities scheme

Virgin Atlantic has announced the launch of a hidden disabilities scheme across its networks. Offered to passengers at no extra cost, the scheme ensures the airline provides extra assistance to those who may need it without them having to ask.

flybmi enters administration blaming Brexit

flybmi enters administration blaming Brexit

flybmi had operated a fleet comprising 19 Embraer aircraft, offering 600 scheduled flights a week across a network of 44 destinations in 12 European countries and employs 376 staff.

NATS records increase in UK air space activity

NATS records increase in UK air space activity

January saw 181,362 flights fly through UK airspace according to NATS, an increase of 1.6 per cent compared to January 2018. This accounted for 23.7 per cent of all European traffic and demonstrates the continuously increasing global demand for air travel.