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Lufthansa to fly to Nairobi again

Lufthansa (Frankfurt) starting on October 27 will resume flying to Nairobi, the capital of Kenya. The airline will utilize Airbus A340-300s to fly between Frankfurt and Nairobi four times a week in winter 2015/16 and five times a week from December 11. 91 more words


Airbus Pilots' Eyes Only: Better Searching of Airbus FOCT Manuals

Nerd Alert!

  • I compiled this blog for Airbus pilots and ground staff who need to access the Airbus FOCT manuals.   It is written for those who wish to learn more about how to make full use of the impressive (but undocumented) search features in the Airbus FOCT.
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LAN Airlines retires the Airbus A340-300

LAN Airlines (Chile) (Santiago) on Friday, April 17, 2015, operated its last Airbus A340-300 revenue flights. The planned last official flight, flight LA 800, was operated with the pictured Airbus A340-313 CC-CQF (msn 442) from Sydney and Auckland to Santiago, arriving at 12:35 (local time) on Runway 17L at Santiago International Airport. 85 more words


Swiss International Air Lines Airbus A340-300

@San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, CA

April 2015

This Airbus has almost completed its 12 hour journey from Zurich to San Francisco.  Production of the type ended in 2011 after 377 were delivered and the market dried up with the transition to twin-engined aircraft for long distance routes.  36 more words

Air France is operating its long-haul flights despite the strike by some French Air Traffic Controllers

Air France (Paris) and its subsidiary French carriers continue to deal with a strike by several French air traffic controller unions. The strike started yesterday and continues today. 242 more words