Philippine Airlines parent posts record loss

Philippine Airlines parent posts record loss

The parent company of Philippine Airlines, PAL Holdings, booked a record 73 billion pesos (US$1.51 billion) loss in 2020 as the COVID-19 pandemic severely impacted the global aviation sector. The company said its management and stakeholders are working on the final...
A350-1000 goes up to 480 seats

A350-1000 goes up to 480 seats

With the A380 about to leave the stage by late 2021, Airbus has got itself a new high-capacity seat airliner. On November 27, the A350-1000 has been certified by the European Union Safety Agency (EASA) to operate with 480 seats, up from the previous maximum of 440....
Cracks in the MAX backlog?

Cracks in the MAX backlog?

It was going to happen, as the airline industry starts to sense a slowdown.  The order splurge of the past few years was unprecedented.  Between them, Airbus and Boeing are sitting on a seven-year backlog in single-aisle aircraft. But because of the two crashes and...