Airliner World - September 2015

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Airliner World’s comprehensive coverage of worldwide news, including details of British Airways’ soon-to-be-delivered Boeing 787-9s, International Airlines Group takes a step closer to acquiring Aer Lingus, Alitalia unveils its new brand, and the latest report from the Star Alliance Chief Executive Board in Warsaw.

Regional Express
Domestic flying Down Under with Australian carrier REX.

Tocumen Airport
Panama City’s self-styled ‘Hub of the Americas’.

Swiss Bliss
Bombardier’s all-new C Series makes its first visit to launch customer Swiss International Air Lines.

End of a Heathrow Era
The recent closure of Terminal 1 closed a chapter that has spanned 40 years.

In the Spotlight
Air Corsica’s Director General Hervé Pierret reflects on current operations and long-term plans.

Air UK
Formed through the merger of four regional airlines, the wholly-independent carrier was often referred to as the ‘third force’ in British air travel.

The Toulouse museum houses one of the biggest aircraft collections in France.

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.

Rising from the Ashes
Reykjavík-based Icelandair has risen from the ashes of volcanic clouds to play an increasingly important role in the lucrative transatlantic market.