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VLM AIRLINES has ramped up its relaunch after taking delivery of its first Airbus A320s. The two former Thomas Cook Airlines Belgium (TCAB) examples, OO-TCT (c/n 1402) and OO-TCX (c/n 1381), were handed over in mid- November and will be based in Brussels to support ACMI and charter contracts. The A320s were acquired as part of the May 2017 deal under which VLM’s new parent, SHS Aviation, agreed to acquire some of TCAB’s contractual obligations as well as its Air Operator Certificate, operating licence and 40 ground staff (the remainder were absorbed into Brussels Airlines – see Airliner World, November 2017).

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In the January issue of Airliner World, we bid farewell to KLM’s Fokkers, ending a 97-year association between the Dutch flag carrier and the manufacturer, we examine how a partial privatisation could offer Pakistan International Airlines renewed hope for its future, and we go behind the scenes with launch customer Qatar Airways as it prepares to take delivery of its first Airbus A350-1000. Elsewhere in this edition, we find out Hebridean Air Services has forged a unique and highly valued link with the remote island communities it serves, we find out how Leipzig/Halle has transformed from sleepy backwater to major European cargo hub, and we hear how AeroLink Uganda is playing a quirky but important role in connecting its home market. We also shine the spotlight on Singapore Airlines’ new A380 cabin, and we bring you a selection of photos from NBAA 2017 and from Orly, Paris’ second airport. Lastly, we bring you our comprehensive coverage of worldwide news, including a full round-up from the Dubai Airshow, plus Embraer eyes an April debut for the E-Jet E2, ATR wins a major order from FedEx, Emirates takes delivery of its 100th Airbus A380, and Boeing delivers the first 737 MAX to China. We also have all our regular sections covering the latest commercial aircraft acquisitions, up-to-date accident reports and developments from the world of aviation training and MROs.

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