DELIVERY OF A350 FOR AEROFLOT IS DELAYED
The largest Russian airline – Aeroflot – will receive the first of its ordered machines type Airbus A350 later than planned. Originally, Aeroflot was to take over this machine next year – but now it will have to wait until sometime in 2019. According to the executive director of the company, Aeroflot could take over up to 28 of these machines at the end of 2023.
But the original plans were still quite different – Aeroflot ordered 14 machines type a350-900s and 8 machines type a350-800s. But the airlines eventually canceled the order of the “eight hundreds”. According to Russian Aviation Insider, the airlines should take over 22 pieces of Boeing 787s this year.
OVERBOOKING BECOMES A THING OF THE PAST
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7CRjx0u97_A After this scandal, not only aviation news began to focus on the practice of airlines selling more tickets than seats on the plane. Airlines have always defended themselves by saying
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HONG KONG AIRLINES TOOK OVER ITS FIRST A350 XWB
Hong Kong Airlines has taken over its first leased aircraft type A350 - 900 from AerCap. Hong Kong Airlines became the 15th airline to operate this type of double-aisle plane