Airliner World - December 2015

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Airliner World’s comprehensive coverage of worldwide news, including another major order for Norwegian, troubled Russian carrier Transaero Airlines is grounded, CityJet selects the Sukhoi Superjet for its fleet renewal programme and British Airways retires its last 737.

A New Dawn
Finnair takes delivery of its first Airbus A350 XWB.

World Routes 2015
All the news and stories from the 21st World Route Development Forum in Durban.

Defying Convention
AirTran and its predecessor Valujet made an indelible mark on the US low-cost sector.

Lucky 13
Cargolux’s latest Boeing 747-8 is helping the carrier maintain its position as Europe’s leading freight hauler.

North of the 38th Parallel
Behind the scenes at Kalma Airport, North Korea’s newest gateway.

Haulin’ Freight
Flying the venerable McDonnell Douglas MD-11F with Lufthansa Cargo.

Opposing Heathrow
In the spotlight with Ruth Cadbury MP.

Douglas Delight
Reflecting on 80 years of the DC-3, the aircraft that shaped the global commercial aviation industry.

Flight Simulation
iFly’s Boeing 747-400 V2.

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.

Duty Free
Reviewing the latest books, models and DVDs.

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

Backed by its parent Singapore Airlines, 'young at heart’ budget carrier Scoot has grown at an unprecedented rate since it launched operations in 2012.