09/11/2015

Another (almost) big white aircraft in Geneva

Yesterday, 10 September 2015, a beautiful almost white Boeing 777-200LR came to Geneva, apparently from Paris.

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09/10/2015

White is white

A white Airbus A319, owned and operated by the Portuguese company WHITE AIRWAYS, S.A., often seen in Geneva. 

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08/14/2015

Another easyJet Switzerland odd event

easyJet Switzerland sometimes helps out easyJet UK by lending one of its aircraft. This can have unwanted effects.

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08/02/2015

Claim compensation from easyJet

In the busy Summer period some easyJet flights may be very delayed or even cancelled. There is a right to financial compensation.

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07/31/2015

Nearly a catastrophic collision at Geneva airport.

On Friday 24 July 2015 there was almost a catastrophic collision between an Airbus taking off and a Cessna jet taxiing. How near?

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07/03/2015

Financial compensation for late flights?

With long delays for some flights, some of which come to Geneva via Lyon, does OFAC want to help the airlines resist claims?

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06/17/2015

From June more late takeoffs

The airport always emphasises that there are no scheduled departures after 10 pm, so why are there so many jets leaving after 11 pm?

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05/31/2015

USA and Iran: a useful visit?

US secretary of state John Kerry and Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif flew inlast Friday by different routes.

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05/20/2015

EasyJet punctuality

On Swiss radio easyJet repeat how punctual are their flights. However, their late departures can be very late and very disturbing.

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05/15/2015

Pristina with easyJet

The easyJet to or from Pristina can have problems. Last night, 14 May, the return flight failed two attempts to land here before diverting to Lyon.

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05/06/2015

It's the Economy, stupid!

The airport admits to the communes that there will be progressively more noise as the traffic and the number of movements rises.

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03/09/2015

Darwin helps Lugano beat Servette

It seems as if Darwin (Etihad) airline helped Lugano ice hockey team beat Servette in the play-off last Saturday night.

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02/19/2015

Newspaper editorial freedom and advertising revenue

Today, 19 February, this newspaper reports that a senior reporter on the Daily Telegraph resigned because of no reporting of HSBC events.

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01/18/2015

Geneva airport after the financial tsunami

The need for Geneva airport to handle 25 million passengers by 2030 is now doubtful after the floating of the Swiss Franc.

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01/12/2015

A late flight to Rennes

When football teams come to play against Evian, they often return late at night with Sun Air of Scandinavia.

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