Airliner World - September 2019

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Airliner World’s comprehensive coverage of worldwide news, including a first look at British Airways’ Airbus A350-1000, Mexican expansion for Emirates, further consolidation in Canada and retirement plans are confirmed for Qantas’ iconic Boeing 747s.

MAX Pain
A special Airliner World investigation highlights the carriers hardest hit by the grounding, and their attempts to minimise disruption.

A Flying Adventure
We travel to Costa Rica to join nine flights with four different carriers, while visiting eight fascinating airports.

Enter Air: Redefining the Charter Model
Highlighting the hugely important, but often overlooked work of the Warsaw-based charter specialists.

Pushing the Envelope
Test pilots are vital in the world of commercial aviation. We speak with two aviators tasked with evaluating new and modified airliners.

Flying to the Frozen Continent
The first of this two-part series follows an epic journey from London to Antarctica via Easter Island.

Singaporean Stamina
We speak with Capt Aloysius Wee, deputy chief pilot for Singapore Airlines’ A350 fleet, to learn about the world’s longest scheduled commercial flight.

Fit for a (Future) King
A new name and a new training centre: L3Harris Technologies receives a royal seal of approval for its Crawley facility.

DC-10s Down Under
We reflect on the 1970s and chart how British Airways and Air New Zealand turned Los Angeles into the perfect pitstop.

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, photographs and lighter stories from the industry.

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

Spirit in the Sky
Amid a changing consumer landscape, we examine Spirit Airlines’ efforts to refine its winning business model.