Airliner World - January 2015

£4.99 (Approx $6.22 or €5.65)


FREE 2015 Wallplanner
This extra large wallplanner details major commercial aviation events and Airliner World on-sale dates, making it your perfect accompaniment to 2015!


Airliner World’s comprehensive coverage of worldwide news, including details of Newcastle’s first scheduled transatlantic service, a major order from Delta Airlines, the launch of an new Airbus A330-derived Beluga replacement and the latest on Aeroflot’s new low-cost subsidiary, Pobeda.

Living the Dream
Virgin Atlantic has never been one to shy away from the limelight and the debut of the carrier’s Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner was an inaugural flight with a difference...

A Jewel in the Desert
Abu Dhabi’s new midfield terminal complex will give the UAE capital an airport to rival the best in the world.

Hunting Nines
Crossing Africa in some of the oldest Douglas DC-9s still in operation.

Thompson Airways
The British charter carrier has unveiled its new ‘Holiday Airline’ concept.

Uni Air
The EVA Air subsidiary is a key player in Taiwan’s vibrant aviation industry.

In the Spotlight
Arik Air’s President and CEO, Dr Michael Arumeni-Ikhide talks about the Nigerian carrier’s recent successes, its biggest challenges and its long-term plans.

The Qatar Experience
Flying on the Doha-based carrier’s Airbus A380 from the new Hamad International Airport to London/Heathrow.

NBAA 2014
A selection of images from the recent National Business Aviation Association Convention and Exhibition in Orlando, Florida.

Flight Simulation
Aerosoft’s Skiathos-X

The latest commercial acquisitions.

MRO News
Updates from maintenance, repair and overhaul providers.

Aviation Training
A round-up of recent developments.

Duty Free
Reviews of the latest books, models and DVDs.

Departure Gate
A selection of readers’ comments and photographs.

2014 Photo of the Year Competition
Win a variety of prizes.

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

First Air
Canada’s self-proclaimed ‘Airline of the North’ has served the nation’s Arctic communities for more than 60 years.