Airliner World - October 2015

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Airliner World’s comprehensive coverage of worldwide news, including details of bmi regional and Loganair’s new joint venture, debris believed to be from missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 washes up in Réunion, London City Airport is put up for sale and Avianca Brasil is officially inaugurated into the Star Alliance.

Bounding Across Europe
Dutch regional carrier KLM Cityhopper is expanding its routes and growing its fleet in support of its parent company.

A New Direction
SR Technics is tackling the highly competitive MRO market head-on with a bold new strategy.

In the Spotlight
European Regions Airline Association Director General Simon McNamara.

Too Little, Too Late?
What steps is the global aviation industry taking to reduce its environmental impact?

The 'Mad Dog'
Developed as a second-generation follow-up to the venerable Douglas DC-9, the MD-80 was one of the most successful airliners of its time.

The Romanian aerospace firm has a growing reputation in the maintenance, repair and overhaul sector.

Gone West
It’s 40 years since the unique but ultimately unsuccessful VFW-614 made its first sales tour of the US.

A Birthday Balloon
Swiss leisure carrier Edelweiss Air is celebrating its 20th birthday in style.

Aircraft History
Novespace’s Airbus A300 ZERO-G testbed.

The latest commercial acquisitions.

MRO News
Updates from maintenance, repair and overhaul providers.

Aviation Training
A round-up of recent developments.

Departure Gate
A selection of readers’ comments and photographs.

Air Safety
Up-to-date accident reports and crash information.

Wizz Air Flies High
Hungary’s low-cost powerhouse is cementing its position as one of the leading airlines in Eastern Europe after enjoying an extraordinary year.