Airways Weekly Newsletter - Dec 20-26, 2021
Happy Holidays from Airways! Today, we've got the rundown on the TOP most-viewed articles readers enjoyed this week. Choose the story that interests you the most and read on!
Top Read Stories for Dec 20-26, 2021
United Express Grounds 100 Aircraft Due to Pilot Shortage — airwaysmag.com United Express (UA) carriers are facing a significant pilot shortage, forcing the regional airlines to ground nearly 100 of their jets.
Delta Air Lines' Panama City Expansion — airwaysmag.com
Delta Air Lines (DL) inaugurated three routes this week, launching flights from New York, Orlando, and Los Angeles to Panama City Airport (PTY).
How Is the IoT Changing Airport Baggage Systems? — airwaysmag.com The IoT is an invaluable tool for building a better airport baggage system. Here’s how it changed these systems. Learn more now!
How Supply Chain Challenges Impact Commercial Aviation — airwaysmag.com The global supply chain is in a state of disarray with disruptions, delays, shortages, and It has certainly kept everyone on their feet.
Goodbye, McCarran. Hello, Harry Reid International — airwaysmag.com Travelers flying in to hit it big in Las Vegas won't be landing at McCarran International Airport (LAS) anymore. New airport? No.
Eurowings Announces Summer 2022 Network Expansion — airwaysmag.com Eurowings (EW) has published its summer 2022 network, unveiling new destinations in Europe in what is its biggest expansion to date.
UPS Orders 19 Boeing 767 Freighters — airwaysmag.com Boeing announced in a press release that UPS (5X) purchased 19 Boeing 767 Freighters, based on the Boeing 767-300ER.
Helsinki Airport Renames Itself after Everyday Passengers — airwaysmag.com Helsinki Vantaa Airport (HEL) in Finland has inaugurated a program allowing passengers to literally name the airport after themselves.
Airbus Delivers Last A380 (+VIDEO) — airwaysmag.com Last week, Airbus delivered the last A380 ever built to its customer Emirates (EK), marking the end of the Super-jumbo-jet production.
Christmas Delivery: VietJet Receives First Airbus A330 — airwaysmag.com On Christmas Day, VietJet (VJ) took delivery of its first widebody, a leased Airbus A330-330, in preparation for significant growth.
ZIPAIR Tokyo Lands in Los Angeles — airwaysmag.com ZIPAIR Tokyo (ZG), the low-cost subsidiary of Japan Airlines (JL), has landed for the first time at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
This Week on Aviation History
Maiden Flight of the Boeing 707 — airwaysmag.com
Today in Aviation, the original 707-120, developed by Boeing Commercial Airplanes as its first jetliner, performed its maiden flight in 1957.
Ethiopian Airlines is Founded — airwaysmag.com Today in Aviation, Ethiopian Airlines (ET) was founded in 1945. The carrier was established following the liberation of Ethiopia in 1941.
Aviator Howard Hughes is Born — airwaysmag.com Today in Aviation, the iconic American investor, record-setting pilot, engineer, and filmmaker Howard Hughes was born in 1905.
Maiden Flight of the Antonov An-124 — airwaysmag.com Today in Aviation, the Antonov An-124 Ruslan made its first flight in 1982. It would be unveiled to the West in 1985 at the Paris Air Show.
Airways Magazine Special Pan Am issue
Our latest issue is all about the iconic airline Pan Am: Flying Clippers, Design and Ingenuity, and a Poignant Farewell. This special issue dedicated to Pan Am remembers the iconic airline 30 years after its sad demise.
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