JC Wings Bombardier CS100 “No longer available” before it’s even been on general release

JC Wings Bombardier CS100 C-GWYD “withdrawn from Global sale following one large corporate purchase” Rumours abound at every level but the general theme seems to be that one big purchaser stepped in and took a huge slice of JC Wings production leaving little or nothing for other markets. The UK for one will NOT be […]

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Air Canada A320-211 C-FFWI Velocity Models VM004 Launch Model with special box art January 2015

Air Canada A320-211 C-FFWI  Velocity Models  VM004  Launch Model with special box art January 2015 Velocity Models based in Las Vegas not far from their former paymasters at Gemini Jets are a welcome start up that aims to take the views of the collector and hobbyist seriously – in itself this is a major development. […]

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The Long Dark Night of the A340…

Edit: since I wrote this a couple of weeks ago there has been an avalanche of A340-300 retirement announcements. Virgin Atlantic brought the October end forward to March and promptly took G-VELD out of service leaving just G-VSUN. Then Friday Cathay Pacific announced they were withdrawing all 11 of theirs by 2017 and that they […]

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jetBlue new logo jet, first spot of new easyJet livery and Swiss formation flying

JetBlue Airways (New York) has repainted its Airbus A320-232 N598JB (msn 2314) in a new 15th Anniversary special color scheme that features keywords that represents the values of the company. The pictured N598JB is now flying in the system  emblazoned with the five founding values across the fuselage and a brand new name: Bluemanity! Flying […]

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