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by Passenger
13 Jan 2021, 09:23
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: EC Regulation 261/2004: news & court verdicts
Replies: 92
Views: 51564

Re: EC Regulation 261/2004: news & court verdicts

A Dutch Appeal Court ruled that Ryanair's general sales conditions, stating that passengers may not ask intervention from a claim firm, is illegal. The Court ruled that EU Rule 261/2004 forbits any attempt by an airline to limit or hamper the right to get reimbursement. It is the right for the passe...
by Passenger
05 Jan 2021, 08:56
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2020 Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL/EBCI) latest news
Replies: 72
Views: 29224

Re: 2020 Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL/EBCI) latest news

Hahaha keep on laughing. BRU this weekend. Total chaos. Source: https://m.rtl.be/info/1269769 You are right: such queues are unacceptable. Apparently the Border Police at Brussels Airport adapted their method to check if the passengers had registered their Passenger Locator From. No chaos at Charle...
by Passenger
04 Jan 2021, 15:37
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: KLM and/or AMS Amsterdam Schiphol Airport - Latest news 2021
Replies: 1
Views: 381

Re: KLM and/or AMS Amsterdam Schiphol Airport - Latest news 2021

Collision on an AMS taxiway this morning between 'Kievit 1' (= a bird watch pickup-truck) and a maintenance van. Two people injured. . https://twitter.com/MennoSwart/status/1346078253862318080 . See also: https://www.nhnieuws.nl/nieuws/278637/twee-gewonden-en-ravage-bij-botsing-vogelwacht-en-busje-o...
by Passenger
31 Dec 2020, 21:22
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brexit and British Airways, easyJet, Ryanair, et al.
Replies: 174
Views: 85105

Re: Brexit and British Airways, easyJet, Ryanair, et al.

CAA U.K.: "...The UK-EU trade deal, announced on 24 December 2020, includes agreements on air transport and aviation safety which are due to come into effect at 23.00 GMT on 31 December 2020 when the UK ceases to take part in the EU Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and other EU institutions. While...
by Passenger
30 Dec 2020, 21:11
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 966
Views: 263598

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

As from midnight (31 Dec 00h01), people coming back to Belgium from a country marked as a red zone, must go into quarantine at homer for at least 7 days, depending on the PCR test. NL: https://www.info-coronavirus.be/nl/news/occ-30-12/ FR: https://www.info-coronavirus.be/fr/news/occ-30-12/ Previousl...
by Passenger
30 Dec 2020, 12:01
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2020 Liège Airport (LGG/EBLG) latest news
Replies: 142
Views: 60171

Re: 2020 Liège Airport (LGG/EBLG) latest news

Ground incident on 21/22 Dec: a horse box felt over, fatally injuring two icelandic horses: FR: https://lameuse.sudinfo.be/716024/article/2020-12-29/deux-chevaux-blesses-lors-dun-debarquement-liege-airport-ils-ont-ete-euthanasies NL: https://www.hln.be/binnenland/paardentransport-luchthaven-bierset-...
by Passenger
28 Dec 2020, 14:03
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Anomalies in BRU-ANR-CRL-LGG-OST in 2020
Replies: 97
Views: 41656

Re: Anomalies in BRU-ANR-CRL-LGG-OST in 2020

Jeremy De Winter wrote: 28 Dec 2020, 13:40 ATG5504 (ER-BBC) took off at around 13h15 but after takeoff he didn't retract his gear. Don't know what happend afterwards cause it dissapeard in the clouds. It isn't returning so no big problem.
at FL330 near Berlin right now:
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/airc ... c#266d6a49
by Passenger
27 Dec 2020, 13:52
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2020
Replies: 87
Views: 38167

Re: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2020

http://avherald.com/h?article=4e10cf1d&opt=0 Cracked windshield apparently, although it does mention a replacement aircraft. (I know from experience a windshield takes at least 6-8 hours to replace, so I can’t imagine the same aircraft departed 2h after) My computer screen has a crack too and i...
by Passenger
27 Dec 2020, 00:52
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2020
Replies: 87
Views: 38167

Re: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2020

sn26567 wrote: 27 Dec 2020, 00:02 KLM flight #KL705 to Rio De Janeiro (Boeing 787-9 reg. PH-BHD) returned to Amsterdam. Reason unknown.

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Same aircraft departed again about 2 hours after landing at AMS. Thus medical perhaps?
by Passenger
23 Dec 2020, 13:06
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2020 Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL/EBCI) latest news
Replies: 72
Views: 29224

Re: 2020 Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL/EBCI) latest news

You ( not you Passenger :-) ) will have to explain to me in understandable words what an "essential" trip is. European Council - Covid-19 - specific categories of travellers with an essential function or need: 1. Healthcare professionals, health researchers, and elderly care professionals...
by Passenger
23 Dec 2020, 12:35
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 737 (MAX) news
Replies: 655
Views: 422244

Re: Boeing 737 (MAX) news

Boeing 737 MAX crash victim families urge the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) to hold off on lifting ban. In a letter to EASA Executive Director Patrick Ky and in comments filed with the agency, relatives and friends of Ethiopian Airlines crash victims said it should first finish its a...
by Passenger
23 Dec 2020, 11:10
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2020 Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL/EBCI) latest news
Replies: 72
Views: 29224

Re: 2020 Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL/EBCI) latest news

The skiing holidays (February and March 2020) were blamed as the main corona spreader for 'wave 1' in our country. Press reports about last weekends' chaos at CRL will probably blame the Christmas holiday makers (mostly VFR traffic) as main cause for the '3th wave'. . https://twitter.com/gva/status/...
by Passenger
23 Dec 2020, 07:33
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 966
Views: 263598

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Ban for flights from South Africa to the Netherlands: https://www.government.nl/latest/news/2020/12/21/immediate-ban-on-flights-from-south-africa Immediate ban on flights from South Africa News item | 21-12-2020 | 23:00 The government has decided to impose an immediate ban on flights from South Afr...
by Passenger
22 Dec 2020, 09:16
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 966
Views: 263598

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Ban for flights from South Africa to the Netherlands: https://www.government.nl/latest/news/2020/12/21/immediate-ban-on-flights-from-south-africa Immediate ban on flights from South Africa News item | 21-12-2020 | 23:00 The government has decided to impose an immediate ban on flights from South Afri...
by Passenger
22 Dec 2020, 09:12
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 966
Views: 263598

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Passenger flights (and rail, ferries, ...) from the United Kingdom to Belgium: travel ban extented for today 22nd December. Are allowed to travel - copy/paste from the official publication in Belgium's State Gazette: Besluit : Artikel 1. In artikel 21 van het ministerieel besluit van 28 oktober 2020...
by Passenger
21 Dec 2020, 22:19
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brucargo 2020: cargo routes & news
Replies: 66
Views: 33563

Re: Brucargo 2020: cargo routes & news

" Singapore Airlines delivers first shipment of Covid-19 vaccines from Brussels Airport to Singapore ": https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/singapore-airlines/singapore-airlines-delivers-first-shipment-of-covid-19-vaccines-from-brussels-to-singapore/ SQ-7979 Singapore Airlines Cargo B747-40...
by Passenger
21 Dec 2020, 16:52
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 966
Views: 263598

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Netherlands and Belgium bans flights from UK to prevent spread of Covid-19 mutation : https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/easyjet/netherlands-and-belgium-bans-flights-from-uk-to-prevent-spread-of-covid-19-mutation/ Germany is seriously considering to close too, + South African flights. Netherlands b...
by Passenger
20 Dec 2020, 20:37
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 966
Views: 263598

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Netherlands and Belgium bans flights from UK to prevent spread of Covid-19 mutation : https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/easyjet/netherlands-and-belgium-bans-flights-from-uk-to-prevent-spread-of-covid-19-mutation/ Germany is seriously considering to close too, + South African flights. Netherlands b...
by Passenger
17 Dec 2020, 14:57
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Hi Fly, first ACMI company to offer the Airbus A380 for wet-lease
Replies: 43
Views: 12876

Re: Hi Fly, first ACMI company to offer the Airbus A380 for wet-lease

sdbelgium wrote: 17 Dec 2020, 10:13 9H-MIP to be ferried today as HFM380 from Lisbon to Toulouse.
With a nice farewell: check full flight pattern:
https://www.flightradar24.com/HFM380/2655540f
by Passenger
17 Dec 2020, 12:12
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: South African Airways in "Business Rescue" as from 05 Dec 2019
Replies: 100
Views: 46488

Re: South African Airways in "Business Rescue" as from 05 Dec 2019

It's becoming more and more obvious that the SAA Business Rescue Practitioners have joined the South African government (owner SAA) in their dirt play "how to scr€w SAA's staff and creditors". On Wednesday, the BRP's have given the pilots' union a 48-hour notice of a lock-out. Before Frida...