Acronyms

Jul 14, 2010 - 12:51 PM
Australia’s Qantas has reached a new agreement with Boeing to advance delivery of the first of eight 787-8s it has on order to mid-2012, some two years ear
May 10, 2010 - 5:51 AM
The FAA issued a safety alert for operators (Safo 01001) warning operators of aircraft with unpowered elevator controls that control forces may increase af
Jan 27, 2010 - 3:57 AM
A new Article 222 of UK Air Navigation Order 2009 makes it illegal “to shine any light at any aircraft in flight so as to dazzle or distract the pilot of t
Jun 26, 2009 - 6:02 AM
The Qantas Group has reduced its firm order for 65 Boeing 787-9s by 15 airplanes, delayed first delivery of the type by three years and suspended delivery
Apr 14, 2009 - 9:36 AM
Qantas Airways said it would defer delivery of four Airbus A380s and 12 Boeing 737-800s by about a year today as it announced a series of steps to counter
Mar 17, 2009 - 7:32 AM
Qantas Airlines has received approval from the Australian Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) to use the Honeywell SmartPath ground-based augmentation s
Oct 20, 2008 - 6:36 AM
Australia’s Qantas Airways today kicked off scheduled service with its new Airbus A380 between Los Angeles and Melbourne, Australia.
Aug 4, 2008 - 12:10 PM
Australian flag-carrier Qantas last month announced it would enlist its wholly owned regional subsidiary, QantasLink, for a large-scale expansion along the
Aug 4, 2008 - 8:36 AM
In aviation’s early days, long-distance HF communications used wire antennas trailing behind the aircraft.
May 8, 2008 - 7:39 AM
Universal Weather & Aviation opened a business aircraft handling operation at Sydney (Australia) Kingsford Smith International Airport on November 11.