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Jet Airways suspends operations

17.04.2019 - 15:00 UTC

Jet Airways (9W, Mumbai Int'l) has announced that it will suspend all operations at the end of Wednesday, April 17, 2019, as it is unable to foot the fuel bills and other immediate expenses.

"Since no emergency funding from the lenders or any other source is forthcoming, the airline will not be able to pay for fuel or other critical services to keep the operations going. Consequently, with immediate effect, Jet Airways is compelled to cancel all its international and domestic flights," the airline said in a statement....

Bearskin Airlines to shuttle Red Lake pax to Dryden

17.04.2019 - 15:00 UTC

Bearskin Airlines (JV, Sioux Lookout) has announced it will launch a ground shuttle service from Red Lake to Dryden during the closure of the former airport for repairs.

"Bearskin Airlines was advised by the Red Lake Airport of their intent to close the runway between June 19, 2019 and July 8, 2019. On days that Bearskin’s regular schedule is impacted, a complimentary ground shuttle service between Dryden-Red Lake offering a minimum 2 frequencies on weekdays as well as Sunday service will be offered," the regional specialist said in a statement....

Norwegian using Lithuanian A321 for Tenerife basech-aviation PRO exclusive

17.04.2019 - 13:58 UTC

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Kazakhstan's FlyArystan launches competition for new basech-aviation PRO exclusive

17.04.2019 - 12:32 UTC

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Blantyre's main runway to be closed for three months

17.04.2019 - 11:26 UTC

Blantyre's Chileka International Airport will be closing its main 10/28 runway for three months starting April 24, a Ministry of Transport and Public Works spokesperson has confirmed to Malawi's Times Media Group.

While the longer of the airport's two runways (7628 ft / 2325 m long) is being rehabilitated, its shorter runway 15/33 (1372 ft / 1372 m) will remain open for regional traffic. According to the ministry, larger aircraft will be diverted to the capital Lilongwe.

Earlier this year, South...

Aeroflot to add 35 MC-21s - Deputy PMch-aviation PRO exclusive

17.04.2019 - 10:21 UTC

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Jet Airways in need of $58mn immediately to survive

17.04.2019 - 09:16 UTC

Jet Airways (9W, Mumbai Int'l) is facing imminent grounding unless banks release at least INR4 billion rupees (USD57.7 million) in immediate rescue funding, the Business Today has reported.

A meeting between the airline and its creditors on April 16 ended inconclusively as the banks are divided on whether to release any funds without further collateral. Civil Aviation Secretary Pradeep Singh Kharola confirmed that the airline is now seeking INR4 billion rupees just to survive.

The carrier's...

Aeroflot cleared from Moscow cargo cartel chargesch-aviation PRO exclusive

17.04.2019 - 08:28 UTC

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Carriers resume Columbia, MO ops after repairs

17.04.2019 - 07:12 UTC

United Airlines (UA, Chicago O'Hare) and American Airlines (AA, Dallas/Fort Worth) resumed services to Columbia, MO after emergency repairs of the airport's runway.

On April 15, United resumed services from the airport to Chicago O'Hare (operated by Air Wisconsin and SkyWest Airlines (United States of America)) and Denver Int'l (operated by SkyWest), while American Airlines resumed its flights to Chicago (operated by Envoy Air) and Dallas/Fort Worth (operated by Mesa Airlines) a day later.


SkyWest selected for Wyoming subsidised flights

17.04.2019 - 05:56 UTC

SkyWest Airlines (United States of America) (OO, Salt Lake City) has been tentatively selected by the Wyoming Department of Transportation to operate scheduled flights to four cities in the state.

"A selection committee consisting of two Wyoming legislators, who served on the Commercial Air Service Improvement Council, two aeronautics commissioners and other air service experts worked with the Wyoming Department of Transportation’s Procurement Office in the selection of SkyWest Airlines to enter into negotiations to provide air service to...

Russia's IrAero to launch maiden int'l ops to Kokshetauch-aviation PRO exclusive

17.04.2019 - 04:41 UTC

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Hong Kong Airlines gets more time to present plan

17.04.2019 - 03:23 UTC

Hong Kong's Air Transport Licensing Authority (ATLA) has agreed to extend the deadline for Hong Kong Airlines (HX, Hong Kong Int'l) to present a new business plan and demanded clarification from the carrier, the South China Morning Post has reported.

The ATLA said that the current business plan, already the fourth since December 2018, did not provide sufficient details. In mid-March, the authority ordered the struggling carrier to submit "a concrete plan with a view to improving its financial situation". The plans submitted so far were...

Pune airport strips Jet Airways of slots

17.04.2019 - 02:35 UTC

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has stripped Jet Airways (9W, Mumbai Int'l) of its 18 daily slots at Pune, the Hindustan Times has reported.

"We have given the slots that were with the Jet Airways to other airlines like SpiceJet (SG, Delhi Int'l) and IndiGo Airlines (6E, Delhi Int'l). These slots available for the Jet Airways flights were not being used. A deadline was given to the airline to resume their schedule. Since they could not resume the aircraft operations, these slots have been given to other airlines," airport...

SpiceJet and AirAsia India expand in Mumbai

17.04.2019 - 01:47 UTC

SpiceJet (SG, Delhi Int'l) has announced a significant expansion of its network from Mumbai Int'l on both domestic and international routes, presumably in the wake of Jet Airways (9W, Mumbai Int'l) crisis and its termination of multiple services.

SpiceJet said it will launch domestic services from Mumbai to Kolkata Int'l, Chennai, and Varanasi effective April 18, 2019. On May 17, the LCC will launch a new route to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi. At the end of May, it plans to add new daily services from Mumbai to...

GSA eyes launch of Citilink Malaysia, airline deniesch-aviation PRO exclusive

17.04.2019 - 00:59 UTC

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North Korea eyes new Russian aircraft for Air Koryo

17.04.2019 - 00:11 UTC

The government of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea has said it was considering ordering new aircraft from Russia for its flag carrier Air Koryo (JS, Pyongyang), TASS has reported.

"At a meeting in the DPRK Ministry of Foreign Affairs, we raised the issue of civil aviation and flight safety. The Korean side expressed interest in acquiring new Russian planes," vice speaker of the State Duma (parliament) and head of a delegation to North Korea Sergei Neverov said.

Neverov underlined that...

Ukraine's SkyUp set to be the first to serve Kriviy Rihch-aviation PRO exclusive

16.04.2019 - 23:23 UTC

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ACE Belgium Freighters gearing up for imminent launchch-aviation PRO exclusive

16.04.2019 - 22:35 UTC

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Kuwait's Jazeera Airways eyes London Gatwick route

16.04.2019 - 21:47 UTC

Jazeera Airways (J9, Kuwait) chief executive Rohit Ramachandran has told the Business Standard that his carrier plans to add London as one of six new destinations later this year with flights expected to launch as early as June.

Ramachandran has confirmed to ch-aviation that Jazeera will operate to London Gatwick, making use of the longer range of its first A320-200neo.

The Kuwaiti carrier hopes to also attract a significant number of connecting passengers from India for its new London service that will be launched...

United picks Cape Town for resumption of African services

16.04.2019 - 20:59 UTC

United Airlines (UA, Chicago O'Hare) has announced that it has applied with the US Department of Transportation for authority to launch 3x weekly service linking its New York Newark hub with Cape Town starting from December 15, 2019.

If approved, the service would be operated with United's B787-9s and become United's only service to the African continent since 2016, when it terminated its daily Houston Intc'l-Lagos flights. United also used to serve Accra until 2012.

According to the ch-aviation...

UAE's Air Arabia takes delivery of first A321neo(LR)

16.04.2019 - 20:11 UTC

On April 13, Air Arabia (G9, Sharjah) took delivery of the first of six A321-200neo(LR) aircraft, A6-ATA (msn 8714).

The aircraft is powered by CFM International LEAP-1A engines and seat 215 passengers in a single class configuration. The remaining five aircraft will continue to be delivered throughout 2019. All six aircraft will be on lease from Air Lease Corporation.

Air Arabia is planning to deploy its latest aircraft type from Sharjah to Cairo Int'l, Karachi Int'l, and Riyadh starting May 1....

Iran Air commences in-house MD-82 operationsch-aviation PRO exclusive

16.04.2019 - 19:23 UTC

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Iraq's Al Naser Wings ends flight operationsch-aviation PRO exclusive

16.04.2019 - 18:35 UTC

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germanwings to operate for Brussels Airlines in Summer 2019ch-aviation PRO exclusive

16.04.2019 - 17:56 UTC

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Vietnam's Jetstar Pacific to add A321sch-aviation PRO exclusive

16.04.2019 - 17:13 UTC

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