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Heroic helicopter pilot rescues injured from Boundary Waters Canoe Area

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Most of the operation happened in rough wilderness in the dark with a helicopter not equipped for rescue work. The pilot is getting a reward from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. (www.pinejournal.com) More...

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Airbus takes order from Flynas

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Saudi Arabia’s Flynas agreed to an outline order for as many as 160 Airbus SE jets, vaulting the European planemaker ahead of its US rival as the Farnborough International Airshow concludes. The discount airline will buy 75 single-aisle A320neo jets, as well as 15 A330neo widebody jets, Airbus said in a statement on Thursday. Flynas, an all-Airbus operator, said separately that it also has options for 55 A320neos and 15 A330s. (www.bloomberg.com) More...

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Southwest Ditches Open Seating Policy, Adds Premium Seating

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Texas-based low-cost carrier Southwest Airlines has just announced its ditching one of its most well-known policies: open seating. In addition, the airline is adding premium seating options and redeye flights for the first time in its storied history. (aeroxplorer.com) More...

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RTX's Ascentia® awarded first predictive maintenance customer in Turkey with Freebird Airlines

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"This collaboration with Collins Aerospace marks a significant step forward in our maintenance operations," said Kerem Güngörmez, maintenance manager at Freebird Airlines. "By leveraging the advanced capabilities of Ascentia and Collins' integrated software solutions, we can enhance our maintenance, repair, and overhaul efficiency, reduce engineering costs, and improve our ability to predict and prevent on-the-ground events. This will ultimately result in a more reliable and… (www.rtx.com) More...

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Southwest Adds Redeye Flights, Seat Assignments, and Premium Seats

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Southwest Airlines is flying somewhere it's never flown before: into the night. The airline plans to operate overnight flights for the first time in its history, Southwest said Thursday. It's joining other major U.S. airlines that offer red-eye service on longer eastbound routes. (thepointsguy.com) More...

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US and Canada intercept Russian and Chinese bomber jets near Alaska

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Bomber jets from Russia and China flew over the far east of Russia and the Bering Sea near Alaska on Thursday during a joint aerial patrol (www.france24.com) More...

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