Category Aviation

New Delta IND-MBJ Route

Delta Airlines is adding a new direct route that will run from Indianapolis to Montego Bay (and the return flight, of course) every Saturday starting December 21 at the end of this year. Interesting route, since neither IND nor MBJ are major focus cities for Delta. This is rather exciting for me, however, since I […]

Boeing 787-9 Unveiled

Today at their Seattle headquarters, Boeing rolled out their brand new 787-9. The aircraft is 20 feet longer, and has a range of over 300 miles further than the original 787-8 variant. Exciting day for the company! Check out the full article, courtesy of seattlepi.com: http://www.seattlepi.com/business/boeing/boeing-photos/slideshow/Boeing-787-9-roll-out-66549.php

Ethiopian Airlines 787 Fire: Public Confidence Still Strong

Last week at London’s Heathrow Airport, a small fire at the rear of an Ethiopian Airlines 787 caused significant damage to the interior of the aircraft. While authorities have confirmed that the cause was not due to the Lithium ionĀ batteries that Boeing installed earlier this year (thank goodness the repair was substantial), they are still […]