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SpiceJet challenges high court cash order in KAL dispute

21JUL2017
SpiceJet (SG, Delhi Int'l) has appealed a Delhi High Court decision that instructed the airline to deposit INR5.79 billion (USD89.4 million) into a court-registered escrow account over an ongoing legal dispute with former owner Kalanithi Maran and his company KAL Airways. Bloomberg reports that SpiceJet has lodged a motion with the Supreme Court against the High Court's ruling.

The dispute relates to the transfer of ownership of the airline to Ajay Singh – the current promoter – in 2015. ...

Court rejects Aeroflot's $35m claim against Sukhoi

21JUL2017
The Moscow Court of Arbitration has rejected Aeroflot's claim against Sukhoi Civil Aircraft (Ramenskoye) to recover RUB2.1 billion (USD35.5 million) over unpaid government subsidies, reports Russian news agency TASS.

The case relates back to 2005 when Aeroflot (SU, Moscow Sheremetyevo) signed an agreement to lease ten SSJ 100-95s. According to Aeroflot, that deal was to be paid in part by government subsidies which, if they didn't materialise, would be paid by Sukhoi. These funds were never ...

Ryanair calls for third airport at Berlin

21JUL2017

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Canada's North Star Air adds maiden ATR equipment

21JUL2017
North Star Air (Ontario) (Thunder Bay) has taken delivery of its maiden Avions de Transport Régional equipment following the unveiling of an ATR42-300 earlier this week.

The carrier said in a statement the turboprop is part of its overall investment strategy to serve new routes and support the growing needs of communities and customers.

From the carrier's Thunder Bay base, the ATR 42 will, in its initial stages, be used to serve the east side of North Star Air's Flex Flight network which ...

TAP Portugal to add maiden A330neo in 1Q18

21JUL2017

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Russia's Azimuth inks LOI for four more SuperJets

21JUL2017

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Russia's SiLa-Avia to lease two Let-410s

21JUL2017

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Icelandair executive investigated for insider trading

21JUL2017

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Scandinavia's Primera Air outlines TATL plans from 2Q18

21JUL2017
Primera Air, the airline subsidiary of Scandinavia's Primera Travel Group, has announced it will open three new bases in Europe ahead of the launch of transatlantic flights early next year.

The firm said in a statement that from base facilities at each of London Stansted and Birmingham Int'l in the United Kingdom and Paris CDG in France, it would serve Newark and Boston in the United States beginning April 2018. Two more transatlantic routes will be announced by the end of the current summer ...

Air France names low-cost unit Joon

21JUL2017
Air France (AF, Paris CDG) has named its nascent low-cost carrier subsidiary Joon. As previously reported, Joon will commence operations from its Paris CDG hub later this autumn. Initial services will cover the medium-haul sector with long-haul flights to begin in summer 2018.

“The creation of a new airline is an historic moment in many ways. Joon is another step in the deployment of the Trust Together strategic project," Franck Terner, CEO of Air France, said in a prepared statement. "Its ...

Air Astana maintains 787 plans, defers A320neo, to add props

21JUL2017

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BVI Airways out of cash; lays off all staff

21JUL2017
BVI Airways (4V, Beef Island) - the Caribbean airline which was due to start scheduled passenger services between Beef Island and Miami Int'l this week - has laid off all its staff due to a cash shortage brought on by regulatory delays.

"BVI Airways regretfully announces that it is immediately laying off its entire flight crew (pilots and flight attendants) as a result of ongoing delays," the airline said in a statement widely quoted in British Virgin media. "Hopefully, this will be a very ...

Arkia staff threaten strike action over wet-leases

21JUL2017

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Isiolo, Kenya to see scheduled domestic ops

21JUL2017
Isiolo airport is set to open to domestic scheduled operations with local scheduled carriers Fly540 (5H, Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta) and Fly SAX (B5, Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta) both planning to launch flights from the central Kenyan town. The airport is waiting on final clearance from the Kenya Civil Association Authority, reports Business Daily Africa.

A spokesperson for Fly540 told ch-aviation that they had not yet decided on a state date for their Isiolo operations.

Construction of the KES1.7 ...

Sriwijaya Air to open airport and MRO on Bintan, Indonesia

21JUL2017
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

20JUL2017

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Romania's Blue Air set to open Alghero base

20JUL2017

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

20JUL2017
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

20JUL2017

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Macedonia's transport minister reconsiders state carrier

20JUL2017

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

20JUL2017

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

20JUL2017

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

20JUL2017
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

20JUL2017

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Iran's Fly Qeshm eyes Bombardier jets; 2018 launch

20JUL2017

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