Daily Archives: September 8, 2020

BOC Aviation sues AirAsia X over $23 million of lease debts

Singapore-based lessor BOC Aviation has filed a claim in a London court against AirAsia X for nearly $23 million due, pertaining to the lease of four aircraft. AirAsia X and its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary AAX …

Will Covid-19 change airport design forever?

The coronavirus pandemic has driven a global shift in the way many public spaces are perceived, and airports are no exception. Scott Gorenc, studio design director for Corgan’s aviation studio, discusses how airports may approach …

The Reason Why Fuel Dumped From an Airplane Doesn’t Reach the Ground

Here’s a little-known fact about airplanes. To land safely, they typically need to be lighter upon landing than they were during take-off. That’s easy enough to accomplish, since they burn hundreds of thousands of gallons …

Virus puts new strain on Gaza’s overwhelmed health system

Gaza City, Dr. Ahmed el-Rabii spent years treating Palestinians wounded by Israeli fire during wars and clashes in the Gaza Strip. Now that the coronavirus has reached the blockaded territory, the 37-year-old physician finds himself …

HH Southern Governor chairs Security Committee meeting

Manama, Southern Governor, His Highness Shaikh Khalifa bin Ali bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, chaired here today the eighth meeting of the Security Committee meeting.

 

Deputy Governor, Brigadier Isa Thamer Al-Dosari, and a number of …