G-APSA DC6 (Image: MilborneOne CC BY-SA 3.0)

DC6s on their way to South Wales

St Athan based GJD Aerospace has announced that it is preparing to move two Douglas DC6 aircraft from Coventry to St Athan. One of the aircraft, former British Eagle Airlines G-APSA will be displayed at South Wales Aviation Museum once it has arrived in the Vale of Glamorgan. The other [read more]

Inside the cockpit of a Boeing 747-400 at BAMC (Image: Aviation Media Agency)
Civil Aviation

Union warns aspiring pilots about lack of jobs

The British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA), the union that represents commercial pilots in the UK, has put out an extraordinary video warning prospective pilots about the shape of the industry post pandemic. In the video BALPA’s Head Of Membership and Career Services, Wendy Pursey, says that they estimate there will [read more]

A KLM Embraer lands at Cardiff Airport (Image: TransportMedia UK)
Civil Aviation

KLM to suspend flights from some UK airports until 2021

KLM has confirmed it is suspending flights from Amsterdam to Cardiff, Inverness and Southampton airports until February 2021. The move from Cardiff Airport comes after non-essential international air travel was banned from by the Welsh Government, which owns Cardiff Airport, and low demand on forward bookings. Cardiff flights will be [read more]