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Pratt & Whitney GTF Woes Deepen As This Airline Grounds ALL Airbus A220s

The ongoing issues with Pratt & Whitney’s GTF engine have taken a drastic turn for the worse as the Iraq Civil Aviation Authority (ICAA) has grounded all Iraqi Airways’ Airbus A220s. In a notice shared with Simple Flying, the ICAA stated:

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The purpose of the National Association of Flight Instructors is to establish and promote a high level of professionalism among aviation educators and to provide recognition for their contributions to aviation safety, education and training.

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Boeing supplier halts work as union votes to strike

video | June 23, 2023

Spirit AeroSystems plans to halt work at a Wichita plant as unionized employees vote to strike. A prolonged work stoppage eventually could force planemakers to slow or stop jetliner assembly at a time when both Airbus and Boeing are ramping up production....

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Uh Oh: The Airbus A321XLR's Gamechanging Range Looks Like It Will Be Reduced

video | August 1, 2023

The range of the Airbus A321XLR could be reduced up to 200 nautical miles (370 kilometers) following an agreement between Airbus and European regulators on design safeguards needed to achieve certification. Let’s look at the details of this disappointing news in today’s video....

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El Al Israel Airlines Eyes Airbus Order

video | August 15, 2023

El Al Israel Airlines is closing on a new narrowbody deal with Airbus for their A321neo. However, they still have proposals from Boeing for the 737 MAX. Which way will the company eventually go, and can Airbus organise a contract before Boeing offers a more attractive deal?...

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Spirit Airlines adds new routes to DFW airport

video | February 18, 2023

Spirit announced Thursday it will launch a daily non-stop flight from San José Mineta International Airport to DFW starting June 7...

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The purpose of the National Association of Flight Instructors is to establish and promote a high level of professionalism among aviation educators and to provide recognition for their contributions to aviation safety, education and training.

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