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35 Countries served
96 Destinations served
315 Routes served

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Wizz Air in talks with Russian investment fund

Wizz Air (W6, Budapest) could enter the Russian market after Jozsef Varadi confirmed rumours his airline was in talks with Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), a USD10billion state-backed private equity fund that partners foreign investors in making equity investments in high-growth sectors of the Russian economy.

While the CEO gave no exact details of the talks, said to be at an "advanced" stage, Varadi did state that Wizz Air could offer Russia a business model ideally suited to its ...

Air France-KLM to press on with Transavia plans - de Juniac

Air France (AF, Paris CDG) chairman and CEO, Alexandre de Juniac, has told Le Journal du Dimanche newspaper that Air France-KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will press on with its plans to redevelop Transavia Airlines (HV, Amsterdam) and Transavia France (TO, Paris Orly) into regional European budget carriers despite a recent pilot strike having cost the company at least EUR500million (USD631.3million) in lost revenue.

De Juniac said in the interview that should a deadlock with its pilots continue, ...

Lufthansa sought Wizz Air takeover under Franz administration

Lufthansa (LH, Frankfurt Int'l) allegedly sought to acquire Hungarian LCC, Wizz Air (W6, Budapest), while under the management of previous CEO Christoph Franz Germany's Wirtschaftswoche has reported.

Sources who spoke to the business magazine on condition of anonymity said the carrier had negotiated "intensively" with Wizz Air's owners, which include Phoenix-based private-equity firm, Indigo Partners LLC, concerning a possible takeover. While no exact reason for the collapse of talks was ...

Air France management offers to withdraw Transavia Europe plan

Air France (AF, Paris CDG) management has offered to withdraw immediately its Transavia Europe plans in return for its pilots returning to work. The airline made the proposal on the 10th day of a pilot strike that has so far cost the airline over EUR180million in total losses.

Management said in its offer that further development of Transavia France (TO, Paris Orly) will be done under "competitive economic conditions and accompanied by the safeguards as discussed in the negotiations so ...

Air France-KLM offer to defer Transavia repositioning rejected

Air France (AF, Paris CDG) and partner KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KL, Amsterdam) have announced they will postpone until December plans to establish bases outside of France and the Netherlands for its budget Transavia subsidiaries in a bid to stop a two week-old pilots' strike that has so far cost the company EUR20million (USD25.7million) a day in operating losses.

Air France CEO Alexandre de Juniac said on Monday that while the repositioning of Transavia France (TO, Paris Orly) and ...

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Aircraft TypeActiveInactiveTotalOn Order* BØ Age PCapacity P  
A320-100/-20034 34hiddenhiddenhidden
A320-200 (sl)16 16hiddenhiddenhidden
Total50050hiddenhiddenhidden  
* Includes new or used aircraft not yet delivered for which a construction/manufacturer serial number is already known.

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