YOUR DAILY NEWSROUND OF AVIATION STORIES IN EUROPE
19 August 2016
DGAC : la croissance reprend des couleurs en juillet (+3,2%)
Le trafic aérien français a renoué en juillet avec une
croissance plus certaine
(+3,2%), bénéficiant d'un sursaut à l'international «
malgré un ciel obscurci en fin de mois
» par les grèves d'
Eurowings Europe to open Salzburg base in 2017
Lufthansa Group low-cost (LCC) subsidiary
will open a base in Salzburg, Austria in January 2017, the airline's second base after Vienna.
Air Transport World
Airbus delivers world's first A330-300 Regional to Saudi Arabian Airlines
Saudi Arabian Airlines, the national carrier of Saudi Arabia, has taken delivery of its first A330-300 Regional, making it the launch customer for this new member of the versatile and successful A330 family.
Air Transport News
Latvia to provide comms for Estonian ANS
Latvian air navigation service provider Latvijas Gaisa Satiksme (LGS) is now delivering AFTN/AMHS system operator services for the Estonian Air Navigation Services (EANS).
Air Traffic Management
World's Largest Aircraft Makes Maiden Flight
Airlander 10, an airship which is currently the world's largest aircraft, completed its first flight on August 17.
It took off from the historic Cardington Airfield in Bedfordshire, England, at approximately 19:45 local time on Wednesday August 17th and, as sunset approached, landed at 20:00.