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British Airways to join Red Arrows at Royal International Air Tattoo

British Airways to join Red Arrows at Royal International Air Tattoo

The Red Arrows will join forces with a specially decorated British Airways 747 at the Royal International Air Tattoo on Saturday, July 20th. The special Boeing 747 has been painted in the airline’s predecessor British Overseas Airways Corporation livery to mark British Airways’ centenary this year.

Dubai to welcome Accessible Tourism International Summit

Dubai to welcome Accessible Tourism International Summit

Dubai will be hosting the first Accessible Tourism International Summit from November 5th-6th at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre. The event will be held under the patronage of sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, president of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority.

UK begins construction of Expo 2020 pavilion

UK begins construction of Expo 2020 pavilion

Reem Al Hashimy, United Arab Emirates minister of state for international cooperation and director general of the Expo 2020 Bureau, has welcomed the United Kingdom’s international trade secretary, Liam Fox, to Dubai as the UK becomes the latest country to break ground on its pavilion.

JetBlue Airways doubles down on Airbus partnership in Paris

JetBlue Airways doubles down on Airbus partnership in Paris

JetBlue Airways will add the A321XLR to its fleet of Airbus aircraft and increase its existing order for Airbus A220s. JetBlue has contracted to convert 13 existing A321neo orders into firm orders for the new A321XLR, which Airbus revealed this week at the Paris Air Show.

Flynas places new A321XLR order with Airbus

Flynas places new A321XLR order with Airbus

Flynas has signed a memorandum of understanding with Airbus for ten A321XLR aircraft. The new plane, which was launched at the Paris Air Show this week, is the longest-range variant of the A320.