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United Places $7 Billion Order for Longest-Range Airbus A321 Jet

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United Airlines Holdings Inc. placed an order for 50 Airbus A321neo XLR-variant. United is the third U.S. carrier to order the A321XLR after American and JetBlue, and they intend to replace their aging Boeing 757s and use them on certain existing trans-Atlantic routes, and explore using it to serve additional European destinations from hubs in Washington D.C. and Newark. (www.bloomberg.com) Altro...

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Last MD-11 ever built says goodbye to the skies

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The last McDonnell Douglas MD-11 ever built was retired. The three-engine aircraft rolled out of the final assembly line in 2001, marking the end of the production of the aircraft. Lufthansa was the last customer for the MD-11 at that time. The youngest MD-11F with registration D-ALCN, carried out its last flight this week. Lufthansa was certainly not happy when Boeing, the new owner of McDonnell Douglas, decided to stop the production of the aircraft in favor of the Boeing 777. Nonetheless, the… (airlinerwatch.com) Altro...

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Condor Goes Back To Its Roots: The Old Logo Returns

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The German leisure carrier, Condor, has brought back its iconic logo following the airline’s separation from the bankrupt Thomas Cook Airlines. The iconic Condor logo was unveiled to the airline’s employees at Frankfurt am Main Airport, applied to the tail of one of the airline’s Boeing 767-300(ER)s (D-ABUF). Over the next few weeks, Condor plans to change the logos on all aircraft and billboards. The airline, which still features the old Thomas Cook Sunny Heart logo on 99% of its fleet, wishes… (airwaysmag.com) Altro...

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An evacuation slide fell off a plane and landed in man's yard

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(CNN) — No, it's not a bird or a plane. It's an evacuation slide from a Delta flight. A large, inflatable slide fell from the sky and into a Massachusetts man's yard Sunday. It came crashing down from a flight traveling from Paris' Charles de Gaulle Airport to Boston's Logan International Airport. "It's kind of crazy," Wenhan Huang of Milton, Massachusetts, told CNN affiliate WCVB. "Who could know there's something coming from the air and drops… (www.cnn.com) Altro...

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airBaltic in Canada celebrates its 21st Airbus A220-300 in a new livery

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airBaltic takes on its 21st A220-300. It's number 100 for the Mirabel plant. airBaltic was the first carrier to use the then CS-300, three years ago. Soon airBaltic will be a pure Bombardier customer with 12 Q400s as well when they retire their last B737s in March 2020. (www.airbaltic.com) Altro...

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World’s first all electric commercial plane is set for takeoff in Richmond, BC, Canada

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BC’s Harbour Air is working to get regulatory approval for the world’s first all electric commercial plane. (www.cbc.ca) Altro...

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Airbus Celebrates The Delivery Of The 100th A220

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Airbus celebrated the 100th A220 family aircraft delivery during a ceremony that was held at the A220’s program headquarters in Mirabel, Canada. The aircraft in question is an Airbus A220-300 for Latvian carrier, airBaltic, based out of Riga. Today, the aircraft’s operators are airBaltic, Swiss, Delta Air Lines, Korean Air, and Air Tanzania. (airwaysmag.com) Altro...

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A350-1000 maximum seating rises to 480

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Airbus's A350-1000 has been cleared for an increase in maximum accommodation to 480 seats, through the installation of modified exits. (www.flightglobal.com) Altro...

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FAA chief to testify at Dec. 11 U.S. House hearing on grounded Boeing 737 MAX

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The head of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will testify on Dec. 11 before a U.S. House panel on the agency’s review of the grounded Boeing 737 MAX, which was involved in two fatal crashes in five months. (uk.reuters.com) Altro...

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TAP Air Portugal replaced almost all planes in its long-haul fleet in just one year

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TAP Airport Portugal is now operating one of the most modern long-haul fleets in the world. The carrier has renewed its entire long-haul fleet in just one year. The Airbus A340-300s and almost all A330-200s in the airline's fleet were replaced by the Airbus's new-generation widebody jets A330-900s and single-aisle long-range A321LRs, while the remaining A330-200s were given a new, more modern cabin interior. The A330-200s of the Portuguese flag carrier now features more comfortable… (airlinerwatch.com) Altro...

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Photo: Air Corsica Takes Delivery Of Its First Airbus A320neo

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French carrier Air Corsica, based out of Ajaccio, has taken delivery of its first of only two Airbus A320neo aircraft. With this delivery, Air Corsica becomes the first French operator of the Airbus A320neo. The aircraft comes with a single-class configuration of 186 seats and is powered by CFM International’s LEAP-1A engines. (airwaysmag.com) Altro...

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Italy set to grant funds to keep Alitalia afloat: source

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Italy is set to free up funds for loss-making airline Alitalia on Monday as Rome struggles to find investors to keep it afloat, a political source told Reuters. After a group of potential rescuers backtracked in November, Alitalia is expected to run out of money by the end of the year, putting at risk 11,600 jobs and creating a major headache for the government. The ruling coalition of the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement and center-left Democratic Party (PD) will approve later on Monday an… (www.yahoo.com) Altro...

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Volcanic Eruption Causes 11 Hour KLM Flight To Nowhere

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A KLM flight from Amsterdam to Mexico City yesterday was forced to make a diversion. However, despite already being over North America, the aircraft returned to Amsterdam, meaning an 11-hour flight to nowhere for passengers. The diversion was prompted by a volcanic eruption affecting Mexico City. At Simple Flying, we’ve seen a number of impressive entries for “longest flight to nowhere”. These flights typically occur when an aircraft needs to divert, but the issue is not serious enough to prompt… (simpleflying.com) Altro...

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Woman seeking bigger seat on plane faked medical emergency: cops

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A Florida woman faked a medical emergency in order to get a larger seat on an American Airlines flight, authorities said. But the pilot, apparently not realizing the emergency was bogus, turned the plane around. The woman, who wasn’t publicly identified, was taken into custody when Miami-bound flight American Eagle 3508 landed back in Pensacola around 6:30 a.m. Friday, police said. (www.foxnews.com) Altro...

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SAS Retires The Boeing 737-600, Welcomes First A350-900

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Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has retired the last Boeing 737-600 aircraft from its fleet, two days after taking delivery of its new flagship, the Airbus A350-900. The airline’s last Boeing 737-600 (LN-RPG • MSN 28310/LN 255), performed its final revenue flight, SAS600, from Stockholm to Oslo via Copenhagen—the airline’s three Scandinavian hubs. The first Airbus A350-900 for SAS has been delivered on November 28 in Toulouse, France. The aircraft flew to Copenhagen on November 29, arriving in… (airwaysmag.com) Altro...

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Boeing’s 777X Fuselage Was Ripped Apart During Pressure Testing

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New images have surfaced of what really happened during the September pressure testing of Boeing’s new 777X aircraft. September’s pressure test was widely reported to have failed, with a cargo door being blamed for the issue. Now, it seems that the situation was a lot more serious than that. The news that a cargo door had blown off the 777X during its stress test in September was shocking enough. However, it now appears that the situation was far worse than we could ever have imagined. According… (www.seattletimes.com) Altro...

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Emirates Boeing 777 Seizure Ordered By Nigerian Court

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Yesterday a report surfaced in Nigerian media showing an order has been issued by Nigerian federal court to seize an Emirates Boeing 777. This is because a judge has ruled that the airline owes 8.1 Nigerian Naira (approximately US$22,400) to a Nigerian citizen for expenses incurred when a ticket was canceled unexpectedly in 2007. According to official legal filings, the matter stems from a ticket purchased in 2007 for $2,067 USD to enable Miss Promise Mekwunye to travel from Dallas – Houston –… (simpleflying.com) Altro...

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Photo: First Turkish Airlines Airbus A350 Rolls Out In Toulouse

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The first Airbus A350-900 for Turkish Airlines rolled out of the assembly line in Toulouse earlier today. This plane is the first of 25 planes the Istanbul-based carrier ordered last year. In March 2018, Turkish Airlines confirmed a sizeable order of 60 widebody Boeing and Airbus planes, meant to reconstruct its long-haul fleet with the addition of 30 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners and 30 Airbus A350-900s. (airwaysmag.com) Altro...

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London Gatwick To Lose 600K Passengers Over Thomas Cook Collapse

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London-Gatwick Airport is set to lose around 600,000 passengers following the demise of Thomas Cook Airlines. The British carrier went into liquidation in September 2019, igniting the biggest UK repatriation exercise of all time. In the final week of September, following the collapse, 50,000 passengers at Gatwick Airport alone were stripped off their flights, representing around 254 commercial operations. (airwaysmag.com) Altro...

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Hong Kong Airlines Cuts Inflight Entertainment

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Today, Hong Kong Airlines has released news about the latest development in its troubled saga. It’s decided to cut inflight entertainment until further notice. Drastic though this may sound, it’s just one of the ways thought to help Hong Kong Airlines cut costs amid its financial difficulties. Earlier today (30/11) Hong Kong Airlines (HKA) released a rather brief and particularly colorless announcement on its website as it struggles to stay afloat. The airline this year has born the brunt of… (simpleflying.com) Altro...

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South African Airways in Limbo as State Considers Bailout

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South African Airways said it’s waiting for the government to tell it whether it will provide the national carrier with the money needed to keep flying, rendering it unable to publish its results for the year through March. “SAA cannot finalize its annual financial statements within the prescribed time until the going concern status is confirmed,” the carrier said in a document submitted to lawmakers on Monday and circulated by the main opposition Democratic Alliance. To do this SAA would… (www.yahoo.com) Altro...

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Video: Fuel truck hits two parked Bombardier CRJ900 jets at Dallas Fort Worth Airport

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Dallas, Texas - A fuel truck collided with two American Eagle CRJ900 jets on Nov. 25 at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport. The truck hit two parked Bombardier CRJ-900s registered N945LR and N915FJ. No passengers or crew members were seriously injured. Paramedics evacuated a flight attendant aboard one of the planes. The incident happened at 8:42 a.m. as both aircraft prepared for departure from Terminal B. American had to cancel flights to Shreveport and Lubbock that were to be served by… (airlinerwatch.com) Altro...

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New Zealand's Prime Minister Apologizes For Government's Handling Of 1979 Plane Crash

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On November 28, 1979, Air New Zealand flight 901 was on a sightseeing tour of Antarctica. Shortly before 1 p.m., the plane crashed into the side of Mount Erebus, a volcano, killing all 257 people on board. It was New Zealand's worst peacetime disaster. (www.npr.org) Altro...

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Zurich operator picked to develop new Delhi-region airport

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Indian authorities have selected the operator of Zurich airport to develop and operate a new airport at Jewar. (www.flightglobal.com) Altro...

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Boeing says delays on 737 MAX grounding could force it to halt production

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Significant additional regulatory requirements or delays in returning Boeing Co’s (BA.N) 737 MAX to commercial service could cause it to cut or temporarily halt production of the aircraft, it said in a letter seen by Reuters on Thursday. (uk.reuters.com) Altro...

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Bombardier to begin building Globals at Toronto Pearson in 2023

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Bombardier expects to begin producing Global business jets at a newly-constructed Toronto Pearson airport site in 2023, part of a plan to move Global production out of the current Toronto Downsview site. (www.flightglobal.com) Altro...

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Man restrained after trying to open door of BA aircraft in midair

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A man suffering a panic attack tried to open the door of a British Airways flight to Saudi Arabia in midair but was stopped by fellow passengers, including the brother of the boxer Dillian Whyte. The incident occurred on Monday night about an hour before BA flight 263 from Heathrow to Riyadh was due to land in the Saudi capital. Without warning a clearly agitated man started trying to pull the lever on the door at the back of the plane while screaming “I want to get out” in broken English. (www.theguardian.com) Altro...

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Hong Kong Airlines’ Operating License Could Be Suspended

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Hong Kong Airlines might be just about to become another 2019 tragedy, with rumors that its operating license could be suspended. The airline has been suffering financially for several months now (in part thanks to the unrest currently gripping the country) and now must procure a cash injection to keep operating. (simpleflying.com) Altro...

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United’s Oscar Munoz to Step Down as CEO, President Scott Kirby Will Take Over

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United Airlines announced Thursday that CEO Oscar Munoz will turn over day-to-day management of the airline next spring to President Scott Kirby, who will become company’s chief executive officer. The change happens in May, when Munoz becomes executive chairman, succeeding Jane Garvey, who is retiring from the board. (www.cnbc.com) Altro...

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US Aviation Catering Strikes Lead To Disorder And Arrests

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Hundreds of catering workers at airports across the United States have been arrested during industrial action aimed at bringing higher wages and enhanced benefits. UNITE HERE! stands by its pledge to turn the screw on airlines and government.Workers were charged with civil disobedience offences during the latest strike on Tuesday (26/11/19). The NY Post reports on the arrest of hundreds of airline caterers. The strike was called for by the UNITE HERE! union which represents thousands of men and… (simpleflying.com) Altro...

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A news helicopter was struck by a suspected drone over Los Angeles, causing substantial damage

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(CNN)A Los Angeles news helicopter made an emergency landing an object struck its tail, and crew on board believe it was a drone. KABC's Air7 HD chopper was flying just east of downtown at about 1,100 feet when crew heard a pop, then a loud bang, reporter Chris Cristi told the CNN affiliate. "We felt it, we heard it and we all looked at each other; didn't really know what it was," he said. He thought a bird might've flown into the chopper -- but when the crew safely… (www.cnn.com) Altro...

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Emirates’ A380 Year Of Tolerance Flight Sets A World Record

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Emirates has completed a one-off flight to mark the UAE Year of Tolerance today, and the flight has broken a Guinness World Record. Operating as EK2019, the flight lasted just 90 minutes but contained the most nationalities ever recorded on an aircraft. In total, there were 145 nationalities represented on the Airbus A380, which was wearing a very special livery to mark the occasion. The special flight was to be operated by an Emirates A380, registered A6-EVB. This is one of the younger A380s in… (simpleflying.com) Altro...

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Boeing chief engineer Hamilton to retire this month

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Boeing chief engineer John Hamilton is retiring after 35 years with the company and will be succeeded by Lynne Hopper, currently Boeing's vice-president of engineering for commercial airplanes. (www.flightglobal.com) Altro...

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Report cites pilot error in 2016 Flydubai plane crash in Russia

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The Boeing 737-800 from Dubai, operated by the Dubai-based budget carrier Flydubai, came down in the early hours of March 19, 2016 at Rostov-on-Don airport in southern Russia after aborting a second landing attempt in high winds. (uk.reuters.com) Altro...

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Camair Xian MA-60 Shot At During Approach In Cameroon

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Yesterday a Camair Xian MA60 was hit twice by gunfire fired by separatist rebels as it approached Bamenda Airport in Cameroon. Although the damage to the aircraft was minimal and there were no injuries, the incident signifies the escalating tensions which have killed more than 3,000 people in Cameroon since 2017. (simpleflying.com) Altro...

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Lufthansa CEO Calls Out Flight Shamers As ‘Fake News’

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He pointed out how much good is being done in aviation, and how little its contribution to CO2 emissions really is... (simpleflying.com) Altro...

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FAA Calls Lufthansa Skirting Of Operating Approvals "Blatant"

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Deutsche Lufthansa AG's disregard for conduct flights at unauthorized airports is the worst case the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has seen involving an airline operating outside its specified authority, according to an agency spokesman. Last week, the FAA announced its intent to fine the German carrier $6.4 million for allegedly conducting almost 900 flights in and out of San Diego International and Philadelphia International airports between March 22, 2018, and May 27 of this… (finance.yahoo.com) Altro...

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Airbus celebrates 100th A220 aircraft produced

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The A220 family is produced on Airbus's main final assembly line in Mirabel and, more recently, also on the program's second assembly line in Mobile, Alabama (USA).... (cmsherbert.blogspot.com) Altro...

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The Star Wars aircraft is flying the friendly galaxy. Where is it now?

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While not everyone will have the chance to see the new livery in person, anyone will be able to track our special aircraft on FlightAware, the world’s largest online flight tracking platform. For the first time, you can track past and future flights on both desktop and mobile by entering the plane’s tail number – N36272 – and the new aircraft will appear on FlightAware’s flight tracking maps as the X-Wing starship. (flightaware.com) Altro...

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PC - 12 Crash - South Dakota

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https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N56KJ/history/20191130/1820Z/9V9/KIDA A PC 12 headed for Idaho Falls crashes, killing pilot and nine passengers. From the article and the track log it look like the crash happened on takeoff or short key thereafter. (www.keloland.com) Altro...

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Pictures: Airliner was smashed by hail in mid-air

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A Dash 8-300 from the Zambian regional operator Proflight was smashed by hail and hit by lightning. The incident happened on Nov. 25 while the plane was descending for Lusaka International Airport. The plane hit a severe storm. Pictures of the seriously damaged aircraft were published on a social media account of a local news portal. (airlinerwatch.com) Altro...

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KLM confirms firm order for E195-E2 and adds six aircraft

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The 21 aircraft will be acquired by leasing companies Aircastle and ICBC, Embraer's leasing partners... (cmsherbert.blogspot.com) Altro...

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