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South west airlines cancels 9, 400 flights

South West airlines have cancelled 9400 flights and is still counting. The airlines is one of the major service providers to the domestic passengers.Though the airline have been performing bad since 2011, it blamed the winter weather, labor disputes and the recent grounding of Boeing 737 Max 8. South West airlines said that it has ..


Garuda Indonesia to scrap Boeing

Garuda Indonesia, the national airline of Indonesia is seeking to scrap the multi – billion order made on Boeing jets. The move comes after the recent crash that killed 157 people. This was the second fata accident in five months. The major reason is that the Indonesians have lost trust witht the Boeing. The investigators ..


Where was Black Box of Boeing 737 MAX 8 sent for further probe?

The Black Box of the crashed Ethiopian Airline aircraft has been sent to France for further investigation. The global airline industry is awaiting the results of the probe to find the real cause of the plane crash. Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 had crashed soon after the taking off from the Addis Ababa airport last week ..



Delta Airlines world’s first carrier to produce own fuel

U.S.-based Delta Airlines will soon become the world’s first air carrier to produce its own jet fuel. Delta announced it is buying a oil refinery near Philadelphia from the Phillips 66 oil company for 150 million Dollars for the purpose. Delta spent 12 billion dollar on jet fuel last year, which was about 36 percent ..