Bernard Ziegler 1933 - 2021
Engineering, Leasing & Finance

Fly by wire pioneer Bernard Ziegler dies at 88

One of the Airbus’ engineering pioneers who was instrumental in the introduction of the world’s first digital Fly-By-Wire (FBW) and side stick controls in a commercial passenger aircraft has died aged 88. Bernard Ziegler was born in 1933 in Boulogne sur Seine and graduated from the French “Ecole Polytechnique” in [read more]

All four Wizz Air Airbus A321 parked at Cardiff Airport (Image: Mark Parsons)
Cardiff Airport News

In Pictures: Wizz Air arrives at Cardiff Airport

Wizz Air UK, which launches flights from Cardiff in May, has sent four Airbus A321 aircraft to Cardiff Airport for storage ahead of the base launch. Summer 2021 will see the low-cost airline operate to Alicante, Palma De Mallorca & Tenerife in Spain; Faro, Portugal; Larnaca, Cyprus and Corfu & [read more]