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Sriwijaya Air to open airport and MRO on Bintan, Indonesia

25 minutes ago
Indonesia's Sriwijaya Air (SJ, Jakarta Soekarno-Hatta) is to open a private airport and MRO facility on Bintan Island, with financial backing from Gallant Venture. News site Kontan reports that the 3,000 metre runway, MRO and terminal are due for completion in 2019 and the facility will be operational in 2020.

"We've conducted the land preparation; we're now working on the runway and airport development," Abdul Wahab, General Manager of PT Bintan Resort Cakrawala – which is owned by Gallant ...

Air Sénégal to launch with domestic flights

2 hours ago

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Romania's Blue Air set to open Alghero base

3 hours ago

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India's Jet Airways in talks to place ATR72s with TruJet

4 hours ago
Jet Airways (9W, Mumbai Int'l) is in talks over the possible placement of unwanted Avions de Transport Régional turboprop machinery with regional Indian carrier TruJet (TRJ, Hyderabad Int'l).

In May, Jet Airways was said to be looking for takers for its fleet of fifteen ATR72-500s and three -600s given its decision to upgauge its services to India's Tier II and III towns to B737 jet equipment.

This week, India's Business Standard newspaper cited sources familiar with the situation as ...

Indonesia's Sriwijaya Air indefinitely delays IPO

5 hours ago

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Macedonia's transport minister reconsiders state carrier

6 hours ago

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Russia's Alrosa to lease 3+3 MC-21-300s from IFC

7 hours ago

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Russia's Angara Airlines inks LOI for three MC-21-300s

8 hours ago

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Ontario, California to see inc'l charter services in 3Q17

9 hours ago
Dynamic International Airways (2D, Greensboro) has announced plans to begin longhaul services out of Ontario International Airport, a public facility located three kilometers east of downtown Ontario, a city in San Bernardino County, California.

In a statement, the carrier said that for a period of seven weeks beginning July 19 and ending on August 30, it will offer 2x weekly return charter flights from Ontario to Nanchang, China, using Anchorage Ted Stevens for a technical stop. Operations ...

Camair-Co eyes return to Europe by late 4Q17

10 hours ago

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Iran's Fly Qeshm eyes Bombardier jets; 2018 launch

11 hours ago

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China's Shenzhen Airlines to add widebody capacity in 3Q17

12 hours ago

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Khabarovsk gov't disposes of Vostok Airlines' stake

14 hours ago

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Taiwan's Mandarin Airlines to add nine ATR72-600s

15 hours ago
Mandarin Airlines (AE, Taichung Ching Chuan Kang) has announced it will induct a total of nine ATR72-600 aircraft into its fleet as part of plans to improve the efficiency and profitability of its domestic Taiwanese operations.

The China Airlines (CI, Taipei Taoyuan) unit said in a statement that of the nine aircraft, six would be sourced direct from Avions de Transport Régional (Toulouse Blagnac) via a firm order while three more would be leased from Avation with which it recently signed a ...

Etihad exits Darwin Airline as Adria Airways assumes control

16 hours ago
Etihad Airways (EY, Abu Dhabi Int'l) has disposed of its 33.3% stake in Swiss operator Darwin Airline (F7, Lugano) following a mass buy-out by Slovenia's Adria Airways (JP, Ljubljana).

According to an airline statement, Adria Airways, through its Swiss subsidiary, has acquired a 99.1% in Darwin Airline SA. The remaining interest will be acquired in the short term.

Under the terms of the new agreement between Darwin and the current shareholders of 4K Invest Luxembourg, the current owners ...

Dynamic Int'l Airways files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

17 hours ago
Dynamic International Airways (2D, Greensboro) has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the United States as it attempts to recuperate from litigation with Air India (AI, Mumbai Int'l) which saw it hit with damages of USD10 million. The US ACMI/charter specialist said in a statement that it will continue to offer normal services while working through a reorganization process.

In March this year, an Indian arbitration court found in favour of Air India over a dispute regarding Hajj ...

easyJet adds maiden aircraft to EU-based unit, launches

18 hours ago

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Russia's Saratov Airlines to lease six MC-21-300s from IFC

18 hours ago

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Air India tackles debt issues; freezes fleet expansion plans

21 hours ago
The Indian government is considering various options to help reduce the INR600 billion (USD9.3 billion) debt currently on the books of Air India (AI, Mumbai Int'l). One option is to hold a reverse auction, leveraging assets such as the airline's landing slots and access to infrastructure, reports The Times of India.

Quoting unnamed sources, the paper states that Air India has operational resources that benefit it competitively and which can be utilised to improve its position on paper. ...

Air Namibia loses government subsidy due to lack of funds

23 hours ago
Air Namibia (SW, Windhoek Int'l) has been informed by the Namibian government that it will not be receiving any subsidy in July 2017 due to a lack of funds, reports New Era.

"The Ministry of Works and Transport would like to inform Air Namibia that due to a very limited ceiling (fund allocation) for July received from treasury, the ministry is unable to pay for your government subsidy allocation," Works and Transport permanent secretary Willem Goeiemann wrote in a letter to Air Namibia ...

IndiGo grounds seven A320neos over P&W engine problems

20JUL2017
IndiGo Airlines (6E, Delhi Int'l) has grounded at least seven of its A320neo aircraft over ongoing problems with the Pratt & Whitney PW1100 geared turbofan engines. Analysis of FlightRadar24 ADS-B data shows that the following aircraft have been in Delhi for at least the past ten days:

- VT-ITG (msn 6868) since May 16
- VT-ITF (msn 6860) since June 21
- VT-ITN (msn 7252) since June 21
- VT-ITJ (msn 6967) since June 26
- VT-ITM (msn 7053) since June 27
- VT-ITK (msn 7001) since June ...

Air Madagascar, Air Austral creep towards finalized deal

19JUL2017

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Rosaviatsia curbs validity of Nordavia's AOC

19JUL2017

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Rosaviatsia sanctions Siberia's PANH Airlines

19JUL2017

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Russia's Red Wings to lease 16 MC-21-300s from IFC

19JUL2017

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