Airliner World - May 2018

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Airliner World’s comprehensive coverage of global news, including: a full report from Air Italy’s official launch and details of Oriens Aviation’s new MRO facility at Biggin Hill, Boeing delivers its 10,000th 737 and Turkish Airlines splits its widebody order.

A Higher Education
The Sukhoi Superjet 100 has begun to turn heads in Western markets, and SuperJet International, the company charged with developing those markets, is feeling bullish about its prospects.

In it for the Long Haul
Norwegian has bold plans to expand its low-cost, long haul network and says the UK has a key part to play. But some critics claim the carrier’s rate of growth is too fast to sustain.

North of 60
Few places in the world present as many challenges as Canada’s frozen north, where airlines must battle Arctic weather and rudimentary infrastructure to maintain crucial lifelines to remote settlements.

In the Spotlight – Air Corsica
As the French carrier prepares to launch services to London/Stansted, director Hervé Pierret reflects on the airline’s development and its first foray into the UK market.

Postcard from Perth
A selection of images from Western Australia.

Building it Big
Completion of the world’s biggest airport is still some years away, but there is plenty of activity around Dubai World Central.

New Leadership, Similar Challenges
Pilot shortages, EU legislation and Brexit led the agenda at ERA's annual media briefing.

Bigger and Better
Qatar Airways took delivery of the first Airbus A350-1000 during a spectacular event in Toulouse.

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.

Rocky Mountain High
Charting the rise of Colorado-based Frontier Airlines, now the third largest low-cost carrier in the US.

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