Air services

What are essential air services and why are they important?

The Essential Air Services (EAS) program is a little-known but vital part of the air travel regime in the United States. It guarantees air services to dozens of small towns across the United States. The program helps keep Americans moving and communities connected. Before the Airline Deregulation Act (ADA) took effect in 1978, the now […]

Air services

A Trigana Air Services Boeing 737 sustains wing damage on landing

A Boeing 737-300 freighter was involved in a serious incident in Indonesia yesterday. The aircraft, operated by Trigana Air Services, made a breathtaking approach to Wamena Airport. The aircraft touched down with the left wing down, causing the wingtip and flaps to contact the runway. An “atrocious” flight The Aviation Herald first reported the incident. […]