Latest Airbus A340 Stories

2011-01-31 08:00:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has signed a nacelle services agreement with Royal Jordanian Airlines.

2010-11-02 14:12:00

LE HAVRE, France, November 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Aircelle is to provide comprehensive maintenance services for engine nacelle components on Singapore Airlines' A340-500 jetliners under terms of a new umbrella contract reached by the international carrier with Airbus for its "'Flight Hour Services - Tailored Support Package." As a result of this six-year agreement, Aircelle joins a supplier team that will furnish cost-effective, adapted services for Singapore Airlines' five A340-500s -...

2010-06-16 10:48:00

LAS VEGAS, June 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Virgin Atlantic Airways and Panasonic Avionics Corporation have forged a long-term partnership which will see the airline install the award-winning eX2 in-flight entertainment system and eXPhone communications product onboard its A330 fleet of aircraft as well as a strategy for full connectivity onboard future aircraft.

2008-10-30 09:00:25

Virgin Atlantic has launched a second service between the London Heathrow Airport in the UK and Hong Kong. The airline operates the new flight using an Airbus A340-600 aircraft.

2008-10-14 00:00:31

Business in brief AVIATION Kingfisher Airlines, the Indian carrier that launched its first international service just over a month ago, has shelved plans to expand its global flights.

2008-10-02 12:05:21

Nigerian airline Arik Air has signed a firm contract for the purchase of three Airbus A340-500s. The company said that the acquisition of the new A340s is an important step in the airline's growth strategy to develop Lagos and Abuja as hubs.

2008-09-25 09:00:36

SR Technics and Iberia Maintenance, the maintenance division of Spanish airline Iberia, have concluded reciprocal contractual agreements covering engine and component services.

2008-08-25 15:00:00

By Kushan Mitra Jet Airways has declared a large profit of Rs 143 crore for the first quarter ended June, but most of it is the result of the way it now depreciates its smaller Boeing 737 and ATR planes.

2008-08-22 18:00:32

The SriLankan Airlines Group's financial performance for the year 2007/08 was severely affected by the steep rise in the price of aviation fuel, resulting in an operational loss of USD. 5.45 million.

2008-08-11 09:01:04

Etihad appoints vice president flight operations Etihad Airways has appointed Captain Christoph Schippel as the airline's new vice president flight operations.

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