Starlux Airlines makes a splash

A little known airline today announced an order for 17 A350s (12 A35K and five A350-900).  Taiwan-based Starlux is an airline startup. The A350s come after an earlier order for 10 A321neos set for delivery in 2019. The airline plans to start service in 2020. This...

One year later

Last year at this time the C Series was not given much respect by the big OEMs. This was not just focused on the aircraft, but the sub 150-seat market.  Airbus had the perfect solution for that segment in the A319neo.  Boeing was upsizing its MAX7 to 150 seats because...