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Germany's WDL Aviation firms E190s for BAe 146 renewalch-aviation PRO exclusive

06.12.2018 - 14:38 UTC
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InselAir, interCaribbean Airways deal secures creditor nodch-aviation PRO exclusive

06.12.2018 - 13:45 UTC
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South Korea's T'way Air to add first B737 MAX in 2Q19ch-aviation PRO exclusive

06.12.2018 - 12:51 UTC
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Mexico's DAS secures Mas Air stakech-aviation PRO exclusive

06.12.2018 - 11:58 UTC
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Ghana selects Ethiopian Airlines for strategic partner

06.12.2018 - 11:05 UTC
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The Ghanaian Government has selected Ethiopian Airlines (ET, Addis Ababa) as the strategic partner for its planned new national carrier.

According to Aviation Ghana, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed by Aviation Minister, Joseph Kofi Adda, at Ethiopian’s headquarters in Addis Ababa on Tuesday, December 4. A final agreement is due before Christmas.

Other contenders that had put forward proposals included Turkish Airlines (TK, Istanbul Atatürk) and Air Mauritius (MK, Mauritius).

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Gov't orders to spin off airports from Uzbekistan Airwaysch-aviation PRO exclusive

06.12.2018 - 10:11 UTC
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VLM Airlines (Antwerp) sells last aircraft, to disband soonch-aviation PRO exclusive

06.12.2018 - 09:18 UTC
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Estonia's Regional Jet mulls buying out LOT's stakech-aviation PRO exclusive

06.12.2018 - 08:25 UTC
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Semipalatinsk, Kazakhstan, to resume schedule ops in 4Q18ch-aviation PRO exclusive

06.12.2018 - 07:30 UTC
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Turkish Airlines plans to keep freighter ops at Atatürk

06.12.2018 - 02:55 UTC
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Turkish Airlines (TK, Istanbul Atatürk) plans to temporarily operate a dual cargo hub in Istanbul with bellyhold cargo routed through Istanbul New and full freighter operations through Istanbul Atatürk, Senior Vice-President (Cargo) Fatih Cigal told Asia Cargo News.

The new airport, due to fully open on December 29, will initially allow the Turkish flag carrier to carry as much as 2 million tonnes of cargo per year. Currently, its cargo throughput at the Atatürk airport stands at some 1.3 million tonnes per year. Eventually, once the new...

Air Malta eyes A220s for thinner regional routes

06.12.2018 - 02:10 UTC
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Air Malta (KM, Malta Int'l) is evaluating adding A220s for regional routes too thin to operate with the carrier's existing fleet of Airbus narrowbodies, the Blue Swan Daily has reported.

"We are looking at the A220 for operation on shorter distances to develop a concept of Air Malta as the airline of the Mediterranean. The A220s offer the opportunity for short-haul flying over one hour and one hour and a half. You can do it more frequently, connecting an island to the mainline," Chairman Charles Mangion said....

Small Planet Airlines Germany enters insolvency proceedingsch-aviation PRO exclusive

06.12.2018 - 01:25 UTC
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Bulgaria Air suspends Odesa ops due to martial lawch-aviation PRO exclusive

06.12.2018 - 00:40 UTC
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Poland's Enter Air takes maiden B737 MAX 8ch-aviation PRO exclusive

05.12.2018 - 23:55 UTC
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Caribbean Airlines plans transatlantic expansion

05.12.2018 - 23:10 UTC
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Caribbean Airlines (BW, Port of Spain) is planning to expand its network to London and destinations in Africa using its twelve new B737-8s due for delivery between 2019 and 2022, CEO Garvin Medera told Jamaica's Financial Gleamer.

The Trinidadian state-owned carrier has not flown across the Atlantic since 2016 after dropping its loss-making services to London.

Besides London and African destinations, Caribbean Airlines is also eyeing a regional expansion with more flights on underserved routes, including services...

Royal Air Maroc to join Oneworld

05.12.2018 - 21:53 UTC
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Oneworld has announced Royal Air Maroc (AT, Casablanca Int'l) will become the alliance's first fully-fledged African member carrier.

In a statement, Oneworld said the Moroccan airline would accede to its partnership in mid-2020. Its regional subsidiary, Royal Air Maroc Express (RXP, Casablanca Int'l), will join as a Oneworld affiliate member at the same time.

“We’re pleased to welcome Royal Air Maroc to Oneworld," Alan Joyce, Oneworld Governing Board Chairman and Group CEO of Qantas, said. "Africa...

PrivatAir's Swiss, German units file for insolvency

05.12.2018 - 20:37 UTC
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PrivatAir (Switzerland) (PV, Geneva) has announced that both it and its sister carrier PrivatAir (Germany) (PTG, Düsseldorf Int'l) have now started insolvency proceedings in each of Switzerland and Germany.

In a statement issued on Wednesday, December 5, the Swiss carrier said only that it had experienced a "number of events" over the past few weeks that have had a significant impact on the companies’ future business forecast and viability.

PrivatAir was created in 1977 in Switzerland as...

Interjet builds up in El Salvador ahead of getting local AOCch-aviation PRO exclusive

05.12.2018 - 12:29 UTC
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Air Arabia to relocate operations in Moscowch-aviation PRO exclusive

05.12.2018 - 11:32 UTC
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jetBlue tries to block merger of Delta/AF-KLM/Virgin JVs

05.12.2018 - 10:34 UTC
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jetBlue Airways (B6, New York JFK) has filed a motion with the US Department of Transportation trying to block the proposed merger of two separate transatlantic joint ventures Delta Air Lines (DL, Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson) currently has with Virgin Atlantic (VS, London Heathrow) and Air France-KLM. The carrier said the new JV could adversely affect its own plans to serve Europe.

"If anti-trust immunity is granted, this powerful new joint venture, accompanied by recent complicated new cross-border equity...

Solomons resumes Suavanao operations

05.12.2018 - 09:37 UTC
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Solomons - Solomon Airlines (IE, Honiara) resumed flights to Suavanao on November 26, 2018, after a two-month gap in the airport's operations due to runway reconstruction.

In September, the airport in the northern part of Santa Isabel island in the Solomon Islands was closed by the authorities due to the poor state of the runway which threatened the safety of airline operations.

Flights to Suavanao from the capital Honiara will operate daily on board DHC-6-300s, some of them via either...

Small Planet Airlines Cambodia returns both A320 to lessorsch-aviation PRO exclusive

05.12.2018 - 08:39 UTC
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LATAM, IAG, AA mull launching JBA in Brazil firstch-aviation PRO exclusive

05.12.2018 - 07:41 UTC
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California's Surf Air shuts down European subsidiary

05.12.2018 - 06:44 UTC
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Surf Air (URF, Santa Monica) shut down its Surf Air Europe (FLJ, London City) operation in November given weaker than anticipated demand for its services.

"Further to that, we decided that the European business had become insolvent and therefore filed a creditor voluntary liquidation," a company spokesman told The Telegraph newspaper.

Surf Air Europe had offered flights across Western Europe in partnership with FlairJet (UK) using its E505 jets.

As it stands, the California-based subscription-model...

Analysts suggest Thomas Cook spins off airline

05.12.2018 - 03:26 UTC
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Analysts at Barclays have suggested that Thomas Cook Group should spin off the airline unit from its core tour operator business in order to reduce the group's debt, The Daily Mail has reported.

Thomas Cook itself declined to comment on the report, although reports earlier this year suggested that the group might be contemplating selling the airline unit.

Barclays said that the group's debts are about two-thirds of its valuation, which currently stands at GBP558 million pounds (USD715 million). The bank pointed out...