Airliner World - November 2014

£4.99 (Approx $6.20 or €5.63)


Airliner World’s comprehensive coverage of worldwide news, including Garuda Indonesia’s new services from London to Jakarta, the Boeing 737 MAX 200 launch and the official opening of’s multi-million pound training facility.

Farewell to a Classic
US Airways retired its last Boeing 737 Classic in August, a type that has formed the backbone of its regional fleet for more than a quarter of a century.

Airline Alliances
Are global airline alliances here to stay or are new models of inter-carrier co-operation putting these established relationships under strain?

End of a Cypriot Era
Cyprus Airways was a stalwart at London/Heathrow for more than 60 years, but has recently moved its operations to nearby Stansted.

Latvia’s flag carrier has endured mixed fortunes since its launch in 1995 but a recent change of emphasis in operation style has returned it to profit.

Flying Pan Am’s Heavy Metal
Miami-based Pan Am International Flight Academy operates the world’s last remaining full-motion Boeing  simulator.

Qatari Superjumbo
The Doha-based flag carrier takes delivery of its first Airbus A380.

United Airlines – Part 1
Continental Airlines was a major player in the US market until its mega merger with United Airlines.

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.

Photograph of the year Competition 2014
Win a selection of prizes.

Spotting Spot
Madrid/Barajas Adolfo Suárez, the gateway to Spain.

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

Qantas’ regional subsidiary has grown to dominate the domestic aviation scene in Australia.