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Haftar orders Sabha airport to resume civilian flightsch-aviation PRO exclusive

21.02.2019 - 09:56 UTC
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China's Juneyao Air eyes African debut from 4Q19

21.02.2019 - 08:51 UTC
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Juneyao Air (HO, Shanghai Hongqiao) has selected Egypt for its inaugural African services, a filing with the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) has said.

According to the regulator, Juneyao Air has applied for permission to operate a 2x weekly Shanghai Pudong-Xi'an Xianyang-Cairo Int'l route as well as a 4x weekly non-stop Shanghai Pudong-Cairo route.

Both authorities should become effective from November 2019 and will presumably be operated with its B787-9s.

Aside from an extensive...

EU to grant UK airlines 7 months to adjust after Brexit

21.02.2019 - 07:45 UTC
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The Council of the European Union has reached a preliminary agreement with the European Parliament to grant all airlines seven months to adjust to the EU control and ownership rules after an increasingly likely no-deal Brexit.

In order to be eligible for the seven-month-long transition period, all affected airlines will have to submit "a precise and complete plan presenting the measures intended to achieve full compliance with the ownership and control requirements" in the EU within two weeks of the entry into force of the proposed regulation....

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Scotland's Loganair wet-leases an ATR72ch-aviation PRO exclusive

21.02.2019 - 06:35 UTC
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Corendon Airlines to base B737 MAX 8 at Cologne/Bonnch-aviation PRO exclusive

21.02.2019 - 05:43 UTC
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Venezuela's Conviasa eyes widebody ACMI opsch-aviation PRO exclusive

21.02.2019 - 04:45 UTC
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China's Suparna Airlines takes delivery of first B787

21.02.2019 - 03:47 UTC
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Suparna Airlines (Y8, Shanghai Hongqiao) has taken delivery of its first B787-9 with B-208C (msn 60322) being handed over on February 19, 2019.

The widebody jet is leased from GECAS and will be deployed into service on daily flights between Shanghai Pudong and Sanya, and between Zhengzhou and Sanya starting February 27.

Suparna Airlines had originally planned to begin B787 operations in late 2017 with B787-8 B-2738 (msn 34940) even featuring the carrier's full livery ahead of delivery. However, for reasons...

LATAM Airlines Group eyes control of Brazilian subsidiarych-aviation PRO exclusive

21.02.2019 - 02:50 UTC
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Flybe Group attracts bid from South Africa/US consortium

21.02.2019 - 01:52 UTC
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Flybe Group has confirmed a takeover offer was submitted on Tuesday, February 19, by a consortium of South African and US-based interests.

The firm said in a stock market filing that the offer, which it deemed "preliminary and highly conditional", had been submitted by a group of investors led by Cape Town-based private equity firm Bateleur Capital LLC and Arizona-based capacity provider Mesa Air Group, with support from former Stobart Group chief executive Andrew Tinkler and other un-named...

Southwest in "operational emergency" over maintenance issues

21.02.2019 - 00:55 UTC
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Southwest Airlines (WN, Dallas Love Field) declared an "operational emergency" on February 15, 2019 over an unusually high number of aircraft grounded due to maintenance issues, CBS11 has reported.

The low-cost said that around 40 aircraft per day, or over 5% of its fleet, were grounded for maintenance. The number of groundings was double the normal average. Southwest immediately issued an "all hands on deck" appeal to its mechanics and warned that unexcused absences will lead to terminations. Despite this, the situation caused multiple major delays...

Slovenia's Adria to take over ex-CityJet SSJsch-aviation PRO exclusive

20.02.2019 - 23:57 UTC
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Panama's Copa Airlines weighs E190 futurech-aviation PRO exclusive

20.02.2019 - 22:59 UTC
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Swiss Air Force takes delivery of maiden PC-24

20.02.2019 - 22:02 UTC
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The Swiss Air Force (Schweizer Luftwaffe) took delivery of a PC-24 T-786 (msn 121) during a handover ceremony in Berne on February 18, 2019.

The Swiss business jet will replace a Cessna 560 XL Citation Excel on flights operated on behalf of the Swiss Federal Council (Bundesrat).

The Swiss Air Force ordered the aircraft from Pilatus Aircraft (PCH, Buochs) in 2014.

Chile's Aerodesierto acquires maiden B737-300ch-aviation PRO exclusive

20.02.2019 - 21:04 UTC
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Greece's orange2fly bases A320 out of Hurghadach-aviation PRO exclusive

20.02.2019 - 20:39 UTC
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Air Algérie inks partnership deal with Tassili Airlinesch-aviation PRO exclusive

20.02.2019 - 17:32 UTC
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Libya's Oya Airlines to add CRJ-900sch-aviation PRO exclusive

20.02.2019 - 16:12 UTC
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Guinea Airlines' launch dependent on infrastructure - govtch-aviation PRO exclusive

20.02.2019 - 14:52 UTC
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Mozambican gov't injected $21mn into LAM in 2018 - reportch-aviation PRO exclusive

20.02.2019 - 13:32 UTC
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ANAC to resume Avianca fleet deregistration on court rulingch-aviation PRO exclusive

20.02.2019 - 12:12 UTC
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Switzerland's Germania Flug changes ownership

20.02.2019 - 10:52 UTC
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Germania Flug (GM, Zurich) has become a wholly-Swiss-owned company, chief executive Tobias Somandin has revealed.

The change in ownership took place earlier this month. However, the value of the transaction, let alone who acquired bankrupt carrier Germania's stake in the Swiss leisure specialist, was not revealed.

The airline was founded in August 2014 as a joint-venture between Germania and Swiss leisure firm, Hotelplan.

"We have taken an important step and are keeping to our promise to maintain our flight...

Thomas Cook enlists three banks to explore airlines sale

20.02.2019 - 09:32 UTC
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Thomas Cook Group has enlisted three international banking groups, namely Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley, and Bank of America Merrill Lynch to facilitate the potential sale of the holding's airline business, Irish public broadcaster RTE has reported.

The tour operator is exploring the divestment from the airline business in part or in whole in order to boost the group's financial situation. Potential proceeds would then be invested in the group's hotels and digital services.

Thomas Cook's airline...

Yakutia gov't pledges at least $15mn to Yakutia Airlinesch-aviation PRO exclusive

20.02.2019 - 08:12 UTC
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Bulgaria's VIA Airways rebrandsch-aviation PRO exclusive

20.02.2019 - 06:52 UTC
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Court validates the ousting of Stobart ex-CEO

20.02.2019 - 06:27 UTC
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The British High Court ruled that Stobart Group had the right to fire its CEO Andrew William Tinkler in summer 2018, the Financial Times has reported.

The court found that Tinkler acted in breach of his fiduciary duties by attempting to oust the group's Chairman Iain Ferguson and discussing the matter with investors. As such, the group could lawfully fire Tinkler. The court also confirmed the validity of the election of Ferguson as a Chairman in July 2018.

However, the judges did not prove an unlawful...

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