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How Long Can Commercial Aircrafts Fly Non-Stop Today?

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Earlier, Experience The Skies highlighted the top 20 longest non-stop flights being operated in 2017 (Related Insight). In the post, the longest flight’s operational time lasts between 17 hours 30 minutes to 17 hours 40 minutes in length. Are there any aircrafts currently in operation or planned that is capable to stretching to 2o hours […]

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WestJet Long Term Growth Plans Part 2 – Ultra Low Cost Model

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Part 1 of the WestJet long term growth story started off with the news of the airline extending its business model into ultra low cost, an overview of the company and the differences between the low cost and ultra low cost model. This part extends the discussion of the airline in the ultra low cost […]

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WestJet Long Term Growth Plans Part 1 – Overview

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WestJet‘s journey started more than twenty years old. The airline is now the second biggest airline in Canada and has established itself as a key player for domestic, transborder / U.S., and Caribbean passenger traffic. The airline has ambitious plans to expand further with a new ultra low cost airline and a bigger international footprint. […]

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Inside Look At Current And Future Emirates Airbus A380-800 Configurations

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Emirates (EK) is the biggest Airbus A380-800 operator with 95 aircrafts in service and another 12 on order. While there are three published configurations, the airline actually have six different versions in operation today. We take an inside look at all the different versions available for travellers today and what the future will entail.

Experience The Skies Aviation News Digest June 22, 2017

Aviation News Around The World – June 22, 2017

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Today’s news digest incorporates features on Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, Norwegian, Etihad Airways, Japan Airlines, New Beijing Airport, Icelandair and PwC.   Featured News By Experience The Skies Qatar Airways Debuts New Qsuite Business Class On June 24 – Qatar Airways debuts its new Qsuite business class product which will be the first in the […]

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Qatar Airways Debuts New Qsuite Business Class On June 24

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Qatar Airways will debut its much touted Qsuite business class product on a flight from Doha’s Hamad International Airport (DOH) to London’s Heathrow Airport (LHR) on June 24, 2017.   Qatar Airways / Qsuite First reported back in March 2017 (Related News), Qatar Airways will introduce an innovative business class product dubbed “Qsuite” that features […]

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Aviation News Around The World – June 16, 2017

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Today’s news digest incorporates features on Air Canada, Air India, American Airlines, Hainan Airlines, easyJet, SriLankan Airlines, SWISS Air Lines International, United Airlines, Auckland Airport, Montreal Pierre Trudeau International Airport, light rail transit, biometrics, Bombardier CS300, Airbus A320neo, Boeing 787.