DELTA TOOK OVER FIRST A350-900
Delta Airlines became the first North American airline to take over the Airbus A350-900. In silence, without the presence of journalists at the headquarters of the European aircraft manufacturer in Toulouse. The company has released only a press release about the takeover of the machine.
The airplane has 306 seats and its first flight will be on the route from Delta base in Detroit to Narita Tokyo Airport on the 30th of October. Its next journey will then lead to Seoul and Beijing. The A350 replaces the last of the 747-400 machines operated by Delta. That one should go to aviation retirement during this last quarter.
In addition to the Delta, Airbus A350 has been ordered by only two other North American air carriers. American and United Airlines.
AIRLINES CANCELING UNPROFITABLE FLIGHTS
Low ticket sales have forced major airlines to cancel some connections. Often the only ones that directly connected two different airports. For example the only connection between Birmingham and the
200 PASSENGERS GOT STUCK AT THE AIRPORT
About 200 Allegiant Airlines customers were stuck in Las Vegas. The airlines canceled their flights and only told them there will be no flights for at least two more days.
EUROWINGS RECRUITS EMPLOYEES
Low-cost airlines Eurowings announced it will hire 600 new employees. It’s because of the addition of 20 machines type Airbus A320 to its fleet. 200 newly admitted people should be