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Sometimes there is more to the news than meets the eye. Here you will find stories that dig deeper under the surface to analyze what is happening within the industry and the story behind the story.


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How To Fly On An Airbus A350 In Asia

Several airlines in Asia operate the Airbus A350.

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What Is An Airline Slot?

Slots determine when your flight will arrive and depart from its arrival and destination airports.

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A Brief History Of Spanish Low-Cost Carrier Vueling

Vueling is the second-largest airline in Spain.

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Fast Growth: The Middle East Has More Flights Next Month Than Pre-COVID

It is the only area globally to have more flights than before the pandemic.

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Top 5: The Airlines With The Most Affordable Onboard Catering

A look at which airlines offer resonable priced onboard food.

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Niche Market: The Difference Between Riyadh Air & Its Neighbors

The airline is aiming to serve up to 100 destinations by 2030.

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Comparing Summer Capacity Trends Between IAG, Lufthansa & Air France/KLM

Which of the big three are closest to pre-pandemic levels?

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Why Did TAP Air Portugal Acquire Portugália Airlines?

Portugália Airlines is now a part of TAP Air Portugal.

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Why Are Recent Developments at UK Airports Advantageous For The Construction Industry?

There are major upgrade projects underway at several UK airports.

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What Do United Express' Operations Look Like At Each Of The Airline's Hubs?

This is where the carrier's regional subsidiary is flying from each of the carrier's hubs.

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Top 5: The World’s Longest Boeing 787-10 Routes This September

There are the world's longest five routes in September by distance.

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43 US Airports Have Non-Stop Europe Routes Next Month

All of these airports have scheduled passenger flights to Europe in September.

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How Much Do Military Transport Aircraft Cost?

Nothing comes cheap in the world of military aviation.

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Examining The Debate Surrounding The Presence Of CCTV Cameras On Modern Airliners

Must we be worried about in-cabin surveillance?

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Delta Air Lines' Fleet In August 2023

A large majority of Delta's aircraft are narrowbodies, 805 to be exact, leaving just 159 widebodies.

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What Happens When A Pilot Decides To Abort Takeoff

A series of calculations are required to be carried out for safely aborting a takeoff.

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Could An All Airbus A380 Low Cost Carrier Work?

An analysis considering the viability of the Airbus A380 for a low-cost carrier.

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Top 5: Italy's Coolest Aviation Museums

A brief examination of Italy's five most extraordinary aviation museums.

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North Korea's Air Koryo: What Planes Does The Airline Operate?

The North Korean flag carrier has been in the news recently.