Airliner World - August 2016

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Airliner World’s comprehensive coverage of worldwide news, including the latest updates and developments from Airbus’ innovation days, French premium carrier La Compagnie reflects on a year of operations at London/Luton, Alitalia unveils new cabin crew uniforms and Irkut rolls out its maiden MC-21.

Purposeful Porter
Putting the powerful Pilatus PC-6 through its paces.

Skiing and Samosas
UK-based POP (People Over Profit) is a start-up carrier with a difference.

Boeing’s New Baby
Profiling the 737 MAX, the latest iteration of the US manufacturer’s best-selling narrowbody series.

Düsseldorf Flughafen
Now approaching its 90th anniversary, Düsseldorf Airport continues to offer passengers a viable alternative to Northern Europe’s major hubs.

Gone but not Forgotten
Remembering Brazil’s former flag carrier VARIG, a decade on from its demise.

In the Spotlight
Avtrade at 30.

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.

Caption Competition
Win a year’s subscription to Airliner World.

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

In the Footsteps of Genghis Khan
As it celebrates its 60th birthday, MIAT-Mongolian Airlines is helping to put its home nation firmly on the tourist map.