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Réunion's Air Austral nears medium-haul fleet renewal

24.08.2019 - 07:08 UTC
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Air Austral (UU, St. Denis de la Réunion) is planning to finalise the decision regarding the renewal of its medium-haul fleet within the next few months, Air Transport World has reported.

"Discussions are ongoing and are expected to be completed within the next few months. The company plans to complete its medium-haul fleet by the end of 2020," an Air Austral spokesperson said.

The airline plans to use the new aircraft mainly to strengthen its presence on the routes it already operates rather than to expand the...

STP Airways inks partnership deal with CEIBA Inc'lch-aviation PRO exclusive

23.08.2019 - 14:39 UTC
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Nigeria's Med-View Airline suspends flight operations

23.08.2019 - 13:33 UTC
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Med-View Airline (VL, Kano) has suspended flight operations after its only remaining active aircraft - B737-500 5N-BQM (msn 28055) - was grounded for technical reasons earlier this month. According to Flightradar24 ADS-B data, the 21-year-old jet last operated on August 10 as flight VL2015 Abuja-Lagos.

Commenting on the development, airline management told The Guardian (Nigeria) that the “downtime” was only temporary, as the technical issues were due to be resolved for operations to resume shortly....

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Brazil's Passaredo acquires MAP Linhas Aéreasch-aviation PRO exclusive

23.08.2019 - 12:28 UTC
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Angolan Air Force acquires two MA-60sch-aviation PRO exclusive

23.08.2019 - 11:22 UTC
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The Philippines' Platinum Skies adds B737-300

23.08.2019 - 10:17 UTC
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Platinum Skies (Manila Ninoy Aquino Int'l) has added the first B737-300, a 29.5-year-old ex-Norwegian (DY, Oslo Gardermoen) unit, Skyliner Aviation has reported.

Previously N986CJ, msn 24676 has yet to be registered in the Philippines. The aircraft is currently stored at Subic Bay airport.

Platinum Skies, a business charter specialist which used to also run scheduled services, currently operates two Do328-100s, as well as undisclosed business jets.

St. Petersburg airport tells Rossiya to repay debtch-aviation PRO exclusive

23.08.2019 - 09:11 UTC
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Sweden's Heart Aerospace eyes electric aircraft by 2025

23.08.2019 - 08:06 UTC
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Heart Aerospace, a Swedish start-up, is hoping to certify its first type, 19-seater ES-19, by 2025, the manufacturer said on its website.

"Initially, our planes will offer point-to-point transportation between Scandinavian cities, before expanding operations to the rest of the world," the manufacturer said.

The company's target for the ES-19 is to achieve 400-kilometre range, allowing fur viable replacement of conventional small aircraft on regional routes. Flightglobal has reported that the Gothenburg-based manufacturer...

Vietnam's Thien Minh Aviation details new carrier plansch-aviation PRO exclusive

23.08.2019 - 07:00 UTC
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Iraq's Fly Erbil changes operator to Anda Airch-aviation PRO exclusive

23.08.2019 - 05:53 UTC
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Trans Air Congo wet-leases Ukrainian B737-300ch-aviation PRO exclusive

23.08.2019 - 04:46 UTC
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india's GoAir to raise between $208-417mn in IPO - reports

23.08.2019 - 03:53 UTC
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GoAir (G8, Mumbai Int'l) is likely to appoint bankers for an Initial Public Offering (IPO) later this month, sources close to the matter have told India's Economic Times. The LCC aims to raise about INR15 billion (USD208 million) by the end of 2019 “for its expansion plans”, one of the sources said.

The carrier, which has explored the idea of going public several times before, took delivery of its 51st A320 Family aircraft in July, doubling the size of its fleet within the space of two years.

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American to pay $22.1mn fine over mail delivery times

23.08.2019 - 03:08 UTC
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American Airlines (AA, Dallas/Fort Worth) has agreed to pay USD22.1 million to settle claims that it falsely reported the times it transferred United States mail to foreign postal administrations and other recipients under contracts with the United States Postal Service (USPS), the US Justice Department said on August 20.

The USPS contracted American to carry mail from six locations to numerous domestic and international destinations. The settlement was over claims that it falsely reported the times it transferred...

Lufthansa eyes closer cooperation with Condorch-aviation PRO exclusive

23.08.2019 - 02:23 UTC
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jetBlue Airways schedules A321neo debut for late 3Q19

23.08.2019 - 01:38 UTC
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jetBlue Airways (B6, New York JFK) has tentatively scheduled its first A321-200neo flights for September 24, 2019, Paxex.aero has reported based on seat configuration analysis.

The airline currently plans to debut the type on the New York JFK-Fort Lauderdale Int'l route, although it would not confirm that the schedule is final. jetBlue has yet to officially file its A321neo schedules.

jetBlue plans to formally induct its first A321neo, N2002J (msn 8823), in September. The aircraft was ferried from...

China Eastern signs MOU to expand presence in Dongshengch-aviation PRO exclusive

23.08.2019 - 00:53 UTC
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Tax authority charges Mexico's Interjet $27.9mn in VATch-aviation PRO exclusive

23.08.2019 - 00:08 UTC
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Turkey's AnadoluJet to be rebranded with new fleetch-aviation PRO exclusive

22.08.2019 - 23:23 UTC
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Thai Airways execs asked to take pay cuts

22.08.2019 - 22:38 UTC
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Thai Airways International (TG, Bangkok Suvarnabhumi) President Sumeth Damronghcaitham has requested other senior executives at the company to take voluntary pay cuts, The Bangkok Post has reported.

"This is part of measures to cut costs so that Thai Airways can restore its competitiveness in the aviation business," Sumeth said.

At the same time, Sumeth underlined that the flag carrier did not plan to slash the salaries of operational staff and affirmed that the proposed cuts would in no way affect service quality....

New Caledonia's Aircalin to end A330-200 ops in late 3Q19

22.08.2019 - 15:11 UTC
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Aircalin (SB, Nouméa La Tontouta) has scheduled its last A330-200 flight for September 28-29, 2019, ch-aviation schedule analysis has revealed.

The New Caledonian flag carrier plans to operate the last flight of the A330-200 from Papeete to Nouméa La Tontouta as SB601. Currently, Aircalin also deploys the type to Osaka Kansai. By the time the A330-200 is retired, it will also have operated some more select flights to Brisbane Int'l, Melbourne Tullamarine, Tokyo Narita, and Sydney Kingsford Smith...

Bolivian gov't to avail $17.5mn to BoA for fleet renewalch-aviation PRO exclusive

22.08.2019 - 14:08 UTC
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China's Air Guilin undergoes shareholder changech-aviation PRO exclusive

22.08.2019 - 13:05 UTC
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Japans' Oriental Air Bridge pledges safety upgradech-aviation PRO exclusive

22.08.2019 - 12:03 UTC
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Norwegian Air Argentina CEO awaits election, eyes Ushuaiach-aviation PRO exclusive

22.08.2019 - 11:00 UTC
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Korean conglomerates seek partnerships for joint Asiana bidsch-aviation PRO exclusive

22.08.2019 - 09:58 UTC
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