JetSMART airplane Argentina JetSMART 

JetSMART prepares to fly in Argentina

The Chilean low-cost airline plans to operate domestic flights in that country and expand in Latin America. JetSMART is a new low cost airline operating in Chile, based at Santiago International Airport (SCL). The company belongs to Indigo Partners, which operates other airlines such as Wizz Air, Volaris and Frontier Airlines. The business group was the protagonist of the largest order in history, requesting Airbus a total of 430 new aircraft for a figure amounting to 49,500 million dollars. Some 70 aircraft of the order will be destined to the…

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Orlando Airport Orlando International Airport United States 

Orlando, first US airport to implement biometric boarding gates

It is expected to be 100% available by the month of October. The Orlando International Airport (MCO), in the State of Florida, United States, is the first in that country to implement the biometric boarding system. The Biometric Entry and Exit Program of the Customs and Border Protection Office (CBP) will be launched by the SITA company, which was selected by the Orlando Aviation Authority (GOAA). In this way, the system called Smarth Path will be placed in 30 international boarding gates and is expected to be 100% operational by…

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Accident in Cuba Airlines Cuba 

Cuba plane crash: 110 killed

The aircraft of Global Air crashed today at noon after taking off from Havana. A Boeing 737-200 plane with registration XA-UHZ crashed at noon today, May 18, in the vicinity of Havana, Cuba, leaving 110 dead. The aircraft belonging to the Mexican company Aerolíneas Damojh S.A. of C.V. (Global Air), was providing service to Cubana de Aviación, through a leasing system with crew. For reasons being investigated, the Boeing crashed at 12:08 local time, after taking off from the José Martí International Airport (HAV) of Havana, operating flight CU-972, bound to…

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The airplane on fires, Savannah Military Aircraft United States 

Military plane falls on a highway, in the United States

The aircraft was carrying five crew members and was on a training mission. A Lockheed WC-130 aircraft of the US Air National Guard fell today afternoon after taking off from Savannah Airport (SAV), in the state of Georgia, United States. Although no details have been specified about the accident, it is known that the aircraft was carrying 5 crew members on board, who were on a training mission. The plane crashed ashore on State Highway 21 in the suburb of Port Wentworth. As a result of the accident, the Lockheed…

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