7 THOUSAND AIRCRAFT IN TWENTY YEARS
Chinese airlines are planning to buy approximately 7 thousand transport aircraft for 1,1 trillion dollars in the next 20 years. This results from the prediction of American company Boeing.
“The Chinese fleet of transport aircraft is expected to grow at an above-average pace, nearly 20 percent of global demand for these machines comes from Chinese airlines,” said Boeing.
With the growth of both domestic and regional flights, the American manufacturer predicts that three quarters of the expected orders for 7240 aircraft will be single-aisle machines. Demand for wider aircraft should count up to 1670 machines.
LUXURY WATCH SMUGGLER CAUGHT
A smuggle attempted to bring luxury watches and jewels worth more than three million dirhams, that is over eight hundred thousand dollars, on board of a flight from Dubai. The
BRITISH FIGHTER DIDN’T MANAGE LANDING
Pilot of aircraft type Eurofighter Typhoon originally flew to a CIAF air show to Hradec Kralove. Due to poor weather, however, he had to change destination and land in Pardubice.
JETSTAR INCREASES LUGGAGE CHARGES
Australian low-cost airline Jetstar increases luggage charges on domestic flights. If you arrive at an airport check-in with your luggage without letting the airlines know in advance, you will pay