Airliner World - Feb 2018

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Airliner World’s comprehensive coverage of worldwide news, including: LOT Polish Airlines takes delivery of its first Boeing 737 MAX 8; Airbus starts final assembly of the A330-800; WestJet launches a new regional offering; and FedEx Express signs up as launch customer for Textron Aviation’s Cessna SkyCourier 408.

The Trip of a Lifetime
Swiss watchmaker Breitling has enjoyed a long association with aviation, but an around the world flight with a classic Douglas DC-3 was perhaps its boldest project yet.

From the Cockpit – Love at First Flight
Embraer’s Legacy 450 combines impressive performance and innovative technology with affordable operating costs.

In the Spotlight – From Singapore to the World
SIA Engineering’s CEO Png Kim Chiang explains how the MRO is battling to remain at the forefront of the industry.

A Lifeline for the C Series?
With sales of Bombardier’s newest airliner affected by market uncertainty and a potentially crippling US trade tariff, has Airbus offered a glimmer of hope to the programme?

Snoopy’s Own Airport
Charles M Schulz Sonoma County is one of several airports in the San Francisco Bay Area offering an alternative to the hustle and bustle of its larger neighbours.

’Plane Sailing
Nordic Seaplanes has enjoyed a successful introduction as Denmark’s first seaplane carrier.

Liverpool’s Orange Revolution
Celebrating easyJet’s 20-year partnership with Liverpool/John Lennon.

Emirates Hits the Suite Spot
In the never-ending race for more luxurious premium cabins, Emirates unveils the latest incarnation of its First Class Suite.

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.

Evolution, Not Revolution
Air Transat recently celebrated its 30th anniversary and, with exciting fleet renewal plans, the Canadian carrier enters its fourth decade – stronger and better prepared.