Berlin Brandenburg Airport has opened

After decades of administrative blabber and construction problems, Berlin Brandenburg Airport finally opened on Saturday. 2 A320neos from Easyjet and Lufthansa received a water salute in front of Terminal 1. The 1st flight took place the next day to London Gatwick Airport, operated by Easyjet. Germany’s Federal Minister of Transport, Andreas Scheuer, announced at the […]

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Canada’s Universal Helicopters has ceased operations

On the 27th May, Canada’s Universal Helicopters, as well as its subsidiaries, ceased operations due to insolvency. The main reasons for its demise are the coronavirus and several useless and financially disastrous acquisitions. Founded in 1963 as a subsidiary of CHC Helicopter (a helicopter services company based in Richmond, Canada that works in the domains […]

2020 New Taipei Helicopter crash

On the 2nd of January 2020, a Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter belonging to the Republic of China Air Force, (not the People’s Republic of China) crashed in the Wulai district of New Taipei in Taiwan, killing 8 of the 13 occupants, including General Shen-Yi Ming, Taiwan’s Chief of the General Staff. The 5 occupants […]