Airways Weekly Briefing: May 6-12, 2022
Here's the rundown of the most viewed articles our readers enjoyed this week, including the return of British Airways A380s, KLM's last Boeing 747, Virgin Atlantic's hiring spree, and this week's top AV history post.
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Top 10 Stories of the Week
British Airways to Bring back All Its A380s — airwaysmag.com Find out why British Airways (BA) is bringing back all its Airbus A380s in full swing.
The Soviet IL-76 in the Middle of an Arab Desert — airwaysmag.com This is the story of the mysterious IL-76 that for decades has sat abandoned by the E11 expressway in Umm Al Quwain, UAE.
SpiceJet Grounds 90 Boeing 737 MAX Pilots — airwaysmag.com This is why SpiceJet (SG) has barred 90 pilots from flying Boeing 737 MAX aircraft.
Goodbye to KLM’s Last Boeing 747s? — airwaysmag.com
KLM (KL) will make a final decision as to when its jumbo jet operations will come to an end.
United Airlines Touches down at Palma de Mallorca — airwaysmag.com This summer has seen United Airlines (UA) diversify and deploy capacity to secondary cities previously unlinked to the U.S.
How “Ghost Flights” May Threaten Sustainability in Commercial Aviation — airwaysmag.com What are ghost flights, and why are they still common more than two years after the start of the pandemic?
Air France Cancels 85 Flights from Paris Hub — airwaysmag.com
Find out why Air France-KLM (AF) canceled 85 flights from Paris' Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG).
Virgin Atlantic Runs Successful Hiring Campaign — airwaysmag.com Find out why Virgin Atlantic (VS) has had more applicants answer its job call than any other airline.
Ryanair Unveils UK Winter 22/23 Schedule This is Ryanair's (FR) largest-ever UK Winter 22/23 schedule, as it aims to boost off-peak tourism.
Lufthansa, Eurowings Cancel a Thousand+ July Flights Lufthansa (LH) and Eurowings have become the latest carriers to cancel flights during the peak vacation season.
This Week in Aviation History
6/7/1938: Maiden Flight of the Boeing Model 314 Clipper — airwaysmag.com Find out why Boeing created the "Clippers" and where the first colossal airliner was constructed and flown.
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