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Niki's liquidators in Austria and Germany to cooperate

19JAN2018

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Qantas criticised for listing Taiwan, Hong Kong as countries

19JAN2018
Qantas (QF, Sydney Kingsford Smith) has been reprimanded by the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) for listing Taiwan and Hong Kong as countries on its website. The Chinese authority had earlier criticised Delta Air Lines for listing Taiwan and Tibet in such a way.

The Australian flag carrier has immediately offered apologies and set out to correct the listing as directed by the CAAC.

According to the ch-aviation capacity module, Qantas currently operates 29 weekly flights to ...

Germany's Azur Air to add maiden B737s in 1Q18

19JAN2018

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China's Air Guilin eyes widebodies by 2020

19JAN2018

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Kalaleh, Iran resumes commercial pax ops in 1Q18

19JAN2018
Iran Air (IR, Tehran Mehrabad) is set to resume commercial passenger flights to Kalaleh marking the northeastern Iranian city's first such services in four years.

According to the official IRNA news agency, service to Tehran Mehrabad will start on Thursday, January 18, and will operate on-board ATR72-600 equipment.

The airfield has suffered repeated closures over the year primarily due to low passenger loads.

Guyana's Domestic Airways gains AOC, to offer commercial ops

19JAN2018
Domestic Airways (Georgetown Ogle) has secured its Air Operator's Certificate (AOC) from the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GyCAA) following a two year scrutinization process.

With the AOC's issuance, Domestic Airways is now capable of offering commercial charter and scheduled services having previously operated on a non-commercial basis since its founding in 2015.

“We have been using our aeroplanes for private purposes, not for public or monetary gain or for charters," Captain Orlando ...

Bolivia's BoA to develop Viru Viru connecting hub

18JAN2018

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Kazakhstan's SCAT to add first B737 MAX in 1Q18

18JAN2018

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LAM Mozambique adds CRJ-100 capacity on an interim basis

18JAN2018

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Denmark's BackBone Aviation ceases ops, suspends AOC

18JAN2018
BackBone Aviation (BOB, Esbjerg) has confirmed it has ceased all operations as of Wednesday, January 17. In a statement, the Danish ACMI/charter carrier said in light of its difficulties, its board and management had now chosen to voluntarily suspend its air operator's certificate.

"We tried!" it said on its Facebook page. "But we failed to succeed with our business model."

BackBone added that it is continuing negotiations with potential investors and still hopes to secure ACMI or charter ...

Italy's Blue Panorama to swap B737 Classics for more NGs

18JAN2018

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SAS in final talks with Airbus concerning new A320neo order

18JAN2018

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Conair orders six Q400s in firefighting config

18JAN2018
Conair Aviation (FGD, Abbotsford) has signed a purchase agreement with Bombardier for six Dash 8-400 turboprops to be modified to a firefighting configuration.

The Canadian firefighting specialist has announced that the aircraft will be equipped with Conair's proprietary Retardant Delivery System. This will allow for a quick, in-the-field reconfiguration of the interior so that the aircraft will also be able to fly in freighter, medevac or coastal patrol settings.

Conair Aviation, which ...

Rosaviatsia orders airlines to cut charter schedule again

18JAN2018

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Emirates signs an MoU for 20+16 A380s

18JAN2018
Emirates (EK, Dubai Int'l) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Airbus concerning the purchase of twenty A380-800s with options for a further sixteen of the type.

The tentative order follows months of negotiations between the airline and the manufacturer and comes after Airbus admitted that the future of the A380 programme depended solely on a new order by Emirates.

If finalised and fully converted, the deal would bring the total number of A380s ordered by the Dubai-based ...

Australia's Airnorth cancels flights over pilot shortage

18JAN2018
Airnorth (Australia) (TL, Alice Springs) has cancelled dozens of flights across Australia's Northern Territory due to the lack of qualified pilots to fly the airline's Embraer aircraft, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) has reported.

The Australian regional specialist said in a statement that while it has invested AUD500,000 (USD400,000) in pilot recruitment, it still has 11 positions vacant. Other cockpit crew members employed recently are still undergoing training and are not ...

Japan's Skymark Airlines to resume intl charters in mid-1Q18

18JAN2018

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Kazakhstan's Air Astana further delays B787 deliveries

18JAN2018

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Finnair wet-leasing in ATR72 capacity through mid-1Q18

18JAN2018

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Azerbaijan's Buta Airways launches EU ops

18JAN2018
Buta Airways (J2, Baku) launched its first-ever service to the European Union with a 1x weekly flight connecting Baku to Sofia on January 16.

Bulgaria is holding the Presidency of the Council of the European Union until the end of June 2018, which means there is a higher number of political and economic events in the country.

A unit of AZAL Azerbaijan Airlines (J2, Baku), Buta Airways is a low-cost virtual carrier which, until now, had focused on Russia where it serves Moscow Vnukovo ...

Assam gov't to subsidize flights to South East Asia

18JAN2018
The regional government of the Indian state of Assam is ready to launch a subsidy programme covering flights out the state's largest city, Guwahati, to South East Asia, The Economic Times reported on January 16.

Assam's Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has requested the central Indian government to approve the programme which has already been earmarked up to INR1 billion (USD15.65 million) per annum for a period of up to three years. The state hopes to recover this money through higher ...

Russia's GTLK sues IrAero for over ₽800mn

18JAN2018

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Norwegian to close Bradley, CT route in late 1Q18

18JAN2018
Norwegian Air International (D8, Dublin Int'l) has announced it will terminate its Edinburgh-Hartford Bradley service with the last flight scheduled to be operated on March 24, 2018, blaming the Scottish government’s postponement of a reduction in air passenger duties.

The Norwegian (DY, Oslo Gardermoen) unit has operated 2x weekly transatlantic flights to Hartford Bradley since June 2018 using B737 MAX 8 equipment. It is currently one of two flights connecting the airport in Connecticut with ...

Yaroslavl, Russia to see scheduled int'l pax ops in 2Q18

18JAN2018

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Ukraine's Dniproavia in $65mn debt to PrivatBank

18JAN2018

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