Airliner World - January 2017

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Airliner World’s comprehensive coverage of worldwide news, including fleet consolidation at Emirates, Air Astana takes delivery of its first Airbus A320neo, Ryanair reveals plans for a new base at Frankfurt, and Lufthansa retires its final Boeing 737s, plus a selection of images from the recent Airshow China event in Zhuhai.

The Airbus A350-1000 makes its maiden flight.

Off the Beaten Track
Hunting rare and classic Soviet-era aircraft in the remotest areas of Siberia.

Testing Times
The Mitsubishi Regional Jet has endured a long and difficult gestation, but the Japanese manufacturer is now making tangible progress.

Magnificent Mustang
Putting Cessna’s entry-level jet through its paces.

Flying Smarter
Romania’s self-billed ‘smart flying’ carrier Blue Air is finding its niche in Europe’s highly competitive market.

Finnair Blossoms
The carrier’s ebullient CEO Pekka Vauramo is in a confident mood. 

The Smart Way to the Bay
Oakland International Airport is reinforcing its position as an alternative gateway to Northern California.

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.

Cathay’s Jumbo Farewell
On board the Hong Kong flag carrier’s final commercial Boeing 747 service.

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