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Maldivian gov't denies leasing terminal to Trans Maldivian

10.10.2019 - 14:41 UTC

The government of Maldives has denied having already decided to lease the new seaplane terminal at Malé airport to Trans Maldivian Airways (HUM, Malé) after other operators voiced their concerns, online newspaper Avas has reported.

The new terminal is still under construction and the government has yet to decide on how it will be operated. It is constructed for USD40 million by China's BUCG Company. It was originally due to open in September 2019 but is expected to launch shortly.

"No decisions...

Aeroméxico plays on technicalities in bid to thwart Emiratesch-aviation PRO exclusive

10.10.2019 - 13:51 UTC

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Indonesia's Lion Air sets in motion plans to IPO by YE19

10.10.2019 - 13:01 UTC

Lion Air (JT, Jakarta Soekarno-Hatta) has set in motion plans to list on the Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX) by the end of this year, the bourse's Corporate Assessment Director, I Gede Nyoman Yetna, has confirmed.

In an interview with Bisnis, Yetna said the carrier would be holding a presentation with the IDX board next week which, if accepted, could result in the largest listing in recent years.

"We'll see, hopefully they can present all their information in full so we can process it quickly," he said....

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Slovenian gov't mulls new flag carrierch-aviation PRO exclusive

10.10.2019 - 12:12 UTC

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Transavia France, ASL Airlines to vie for Algeria rightsch-aviation PRO exclusive

10.10.2019 - 11:22 UTC

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Vietnam Airlines to add A320/A321neo, sell Cambodia Angkorch-aviation PRO exclusive

10.10.2019 - 10:33 UTC

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Rossiya to transfer B737s to Aeroflot, Pobedach-aviation PRO exclusive

10.10.2019 - 09:43 UTC

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TUI fly (Germany) mulls long-haul opsch-aviation PRO exclusive

10.10.2019 - 08:53 UTC

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Russia's iFly accused of evading $1.6mn in customs feesch-aviation PRO exclusive

10.10.2019 - 08:04 UTC

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New Mexico's Taos Air to change operator in Winter 2019/20ch-aviation PRO exclusive

10.10.2019 - 07:01 UTC

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Zambia's Royal Air Charters details E145 plans

09.10.2019 - 16:35 UTC

Royal Air Charters (Lusaka) will deploy its sole E145 on trunk Zambian domestic routes, Business Development Consultant Joseph Mulenga has said. The Zambian passenger charter specialist took delivery of 9J-TST, formerly N271SK (msn 145305), in Lusaka on Saturday, October 5.

Speaking to the Zambian Business Times newspaper, Mulenga said the nearly 20-year-old Embraer jet would be used to serve Zambia’s major towns and cities including Lusaka, Solwezi, and Ndola. He did not disclose any service entry...

Madagascar gov't seeks new partners for carrier - reportch-aviation PRO exclusive

09.10.2019 - 15:42 UTC

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SA Airlink hits out at SA Express, defeats Fly Go-Air

09.10.2019 - 14:49 UTC

Airlink (South Africa) (4Z, Johannesburg O.R. Tambo) has attacked the South African Department of Transport for its decision to grant South African Express (XZ, Johannesburg O.R. Tambo) more international route authorities despite the fact the state-backed carrier does not comply with legally-mandated provisions to do so.

Last week, SA Express announced that it had been granted route authorities for services to Zimbabwe (7x weekly Johannesburg O.R. Tambo-Bulawayo), Angola (3x weekly Johannesburg OR...

Taiwan's EVA Air starts narrowbody fleet renewal studiesch-aviation PRO exclusive

09.10.2019 - 13:55 UTC

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Singapore's Ojets adds Global 5000 to charter portfolio

09.10.2019 - 12:09 UTC

Ojets (Singapore Seletar) has announced in a press release that it added the first Bombardier Global 5000, 9H-OJE (msn 9679), to its charter fleet. The aircraft will be operated by Elit'Avia Malta (EAU, Malta Int'l).

The Singaporean business charter specialist currently also charters four Global 6000s and one Challenger 650.

All five Bombardier Business Aircraft (BBA, Montréal Trudeau) aircraft are also operated by Elit'Avia.

US-based Bristow Group set to emerge from Chapter 11

09.10.2019 - 11:15 UTC

Texas-headquartered Bristow Group is set to emerge from US Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection after a US Southern District of Texas (Houston) court approved its restructuring plan during a hearing on October 4.

Bristow Group Inc. along with BHNA Holdings Inc., Bristow Alaska Inc., Bristow Helicopters Inc., Bristow U.S. Leasing LLC, Bristow US LLC, BriLog Leasing Ltd. (Cayman), and Bristow Equipment Leasing Ltd. (Cayman) filed for Chapter 11 in May this year citing debts of USD1.88 billion against assets of USD2.86 billion....

Avianca Holdings to secure $200m loan from United, Kingsland

09.10.2019 - 10:22 UTC

Avianca Holdings has announced it has secured a commitment from United Airlines Holdings and minority shareholder Kingsland Holdings for the provision of a loan for a minimum of USD200 million dollars.

The Panama-based carrier holding said in a stock market filing the senior secured convertible loan would become fully binding once all the necessary documents between the parties had been finalised, likely around October 15, 2019, and subject to certain other conditions, including the successful conclusion of Avianca's debt reprofiling plan in...

Kazakhstan's FlyArystan eyes Moscow ops in 4Q19ch-aviation PRO exclusive

09.10.2019 - 09:29 UTC

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Russia gives up on forcing airlines to re-register aircraftch-aviation PRO exclusive

09.10.2019 - 08:35 UTC

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AirAsia, AirAsia X sue Malaysia Airports for $115mn

09.10.2019 - 07:42 UTC

AirAsia X (D7, Kuala Lumpur Int'l) and AirAsia (AK, Kuala Lumpur Int'l) have filed a Writ of Summons at the Kuala Lumpur High Court against Malaysia Airports (Sepang) Berhad (MASSB), the operator of Kuala Lumpur Int'l airport, for the sum of MYR479.8 million ringgits (USD114.5 million).

The two LCCs said in a stock market filing that the writ concerns "loss and damage caused by negligence on the part of MASSB, its servants and/or agents in the management, operation, maintenance and/or provision of airport services and facilities at...

Chile's JetSMART adds first A320neo

09.10.2019 - 06:49 UTC

JetSMART (JA, Santiago de Chile Int'l) took delivery of its first A320-200neo during a ceremony at Toulouse Blagnac airport on October 5, lessor SMBC Aviation Capital and engine manufacturer Pratt & Whitney said in press releases.

CC-AWJ (msn 9194) was subsequently ferried via Natal Aluizio Alves to Santiago de Chile Int'l but has yet to be deployed in revenue service, Flightradar24 ADS-B data shows. The LCC has not yet scheduled A320neo flights. It said it will use the new aircraft on international services to Argentina, Peru,...

SVG's One Caribbean drops B747, eyes Saab 340 by mid-4Q19ch-aviation PRO exclusive

09.10.2019 - 05:16 UTC

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India's Alliance Air eyes Jaffna, Batticaloa ops

08.10.2019 - 17:52 UTC

Alliance Air (India) (9I, Mumbai Int'l) will operate a one-off charter flight from Chennai to Jaffna in northern Sri Lanka on October 14, 2019, as it prepares to launch maiden scheduled services to secondary cities on the island, Ceylon Today has reported.

The initial flight to Jaffna will be the first international commercial service to the airport since the 1980s, when the airport was converted to a military-only facility during the Sri Lankan Civil War. In 2002, the Sri Lanka Air Force opened...

Ethiopian Airlines to order A220s by YE19 - CEO

08.10.2019 - 16:50 UTC

Ethiopian Airlines (ET, Addis Ababa) is in final negotiations for an order for twenty A220s and intends to sign a contract by the end of 2019, CEO Tewolde Gebremariam told Bloomberg.

The carrier intends to deploy the Airbus Canada jets to secondary mid-haul destinations which are currently served as parts of more complex itineraries (such as Gaborone, currently served via Victoria Falls on the outbound leg) or where demand does not justify using larger jets (such as Windhoek Int'l, currently...

Ukraine Air Alliance's AOC revoked following accident

08.10.2019 - 15:47 UTC

The State Aviation Administration of Ukraine (SAAU) says it revoked the Air Operator's Certificate (AOC) of Ukraine Air Alliance (UKL, Kyiv Boryspil) effective 0000L, Friday October 5.

The regulator did not provide a specific explanation for the move stating only that the decision was taken by a committee that assesses maintenance, flight training, and crew competency.

The move comes after one of the carrier's An-12 freighters, UR-CAH (msn 8345604), came down short of the runway prior to landing at...