Twitter Logo Facebook Logo LinkedIn Logo RSS Logo
The World's leading Airline Intelligence Provider since 1998 | ch-aviation airline directory | ch-aviation data & advisory | Advertising

Recent News

Found 37543 matching entries, displaying 1 to 25, items per page.

Indonesia's Sriwijaya Air, Citilink clash as debts mountch-aviation PRO exclusive

16.09.2019 - 18:24 UTC
/portal/stock/5890.jpg

This article is only available for ch-aviation PRO subscribers.

Togo's ASKY Airlines to phase-out Dash 8s by YE19

16.09.2019 - 17:36 UTC
/portal/stock/2371.jpg

ASKY Airlines (KP, Lomé) will end Dash 8-400 operations by the end of 2019, Group Commercial and Ground Operations Director Nowel Ngala told Business Africa Magazine.

"The Bombardier Q400 will be returned before the end of this year 2019, for an acquisition of two additional Boeing B737 aircraft with bigger capacity, to make our fleet size increase to 10 aircraft before the end of the first quarter of 2020," Ngala said.

The phase-out of the turboprops was accelerated by at least a year. ASKY's original...

Jetstar Japan to first use A321neo(LR) on domestic routesch-aviation PRO exclusive

16.09.2019 - 16:48 UTC
/portal/stock/7192.jpg

This article is only available for ch-aviation PRO subscribers.

To access our news database including full archive search and exclusive stories reported first by ch-aviation you need to upgrade to ch-aviation PRO. With a ch-aviation PRO subscription you benefit from a wide range of data and information such as:
  • "News to go" - Ability to view multiple full news articles on one page
  • Full access to all news articles including exclusive stories reported first by ch-aviation
Unlimited Access to Airline module:
  • Extended Search Options for over 7,490 Airlines
  • Historical Information (Launch/End/Merger details)
  • Stock Market Symbols
  • Fleet Summaries
  • Subsidiary and Parent Relationships
  • Regional Partners
  • Search Airlines by Alliance, Airline Type, Status
  • Search Airlines by Homebase, Country or Routes/Countries served
  • Search Airlines by Aircraft Type and/or Fleet Size
  • Legal Name, Address, Phone, LinkedIn page and E-Mail
  • Average Fleet and Subfleet age and total number of seats
  • Passenger Numbers and Financial Results
  • Alliance Membership and Details
  • Airline Start-Up Tracker
  • Create your own favorite lists to group News articles
Unlimited Access to Airport module:
  • Extended Search Options for over 6,000 Airports
  • Airport Lists by State, Country or Continent
  • Airports nearby sorted by Distance
  • Aircraft Stored, Scrapped or Written Off at Airport
Get your own ch-aviation PRO account today. Click here.

India's Heritage Aviation resumes Pithoragarh ops

16.09.2019 - 16:00 UTC
/portal/stock/4875.jpg

Heritage Aviation (Delhi Int'l) has been cleared to resume flights from Pithoragarh to Dehra Dun after a seven-month-hiatus caused by a security audit by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), the Press Trust of India (PTI) has reported.

The DGCA ordered the airline to halt the flights after a mid-flight door opening and consequent emergency landing on February 9, 2019. Since then, Pithoragarh, which is located in India's extreme north near the borders with China and Nepal, has remained without scheduled flights....

Neeleman eyes ex-Azul E195s for Moxy launch

16.09.2019 - 15:12 UTC
/portal/stock/5507.jpg

David Neeleman has said that his new American start-up tentatively named Moxy Airways could launch ahead of the original plan using second-hand ex-Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras (AD, Sao Paulo Viracopos) E195s, Bloomberg has reported.

Speaking during the delivery ceremony of the first E195-E2 for Azul, Neeleman - who is Azul's founder - suggested taking over as many as thirty previous-generation Embraer regional jets to headstart Moxy Airways in the US. The aircraft would be used for both scheduled and charter...

Nigeria's Dana Air adds first B737-300

16.09.2019 - 14:24 UTC
/portal/stock/6613.jpg

Dana Air (9J, Lagos) took delivery of its first Boeing aircraft, B737-300 5N-DNA (msn 28400), on September 13, 2019.

The aircraft was ferried directly from Naples Capodichino to Lagos, Flightradar24 ADS-B data shows.

The carrier said in a press release that the 22-year-old ex-Southwest Airlines twinjet was the first step in Dana Air's network and fleet expansion plans.

"With our fleet size likely to hit nine soon, we are ready to give more 737-rated Nigerian pilots and engineers the opportunity to be gainfully employed....

Air Macau boosts A321neo fleet plans

16.09.2019 - 13:36 UTC
/portal/stock/5158.jpg

Air Macau (NX, Macau Int'l) has signed a long-term dry-lease agreement with AerCap covering three A321-200neo, the lessor said in a press release.

The Airbus narrowbodies will be delivered from November 2020 through to October 2021. They will more than double the carrier's future A321neo fleet. Air Macau already has a contract for the lease of two units of the type from Air Lease Corporation, with deliveries expected in November 2019 and the first quarter of 2020.

The Macanese flag carrier, a...

Afghanistan's Kam Air replaces MD-80s with B737sch-aviation PRO exclusive

16.09.2019 - 12:48 UTC
/portal/stock/5023.jpg

This article is only available for ch-aviation PRO subscribers.

Cargojet CEO sells 674,000 shares for C$68mn

16.09.2019 - 12:00 UTC
/portal/stock/985.jpg

Cargojet Airways (W8, Hamilton, ON) announced on September 10 that its president and CEO, Ajay Virmani, had sold 674,000 common voting shares in the company held through the Virmani Family Trust, a sale facilitated by a Canadian investment dealer through a block trade arrangement.

The Ontario-based cargo carrier said in a statement that after the sale Virmani would continue to retain the majority of his holdings in Cargojet and "remains committed to leading the corporation as CEO into its next phase of growth"....

Latvia's RAF-Avia looking for more ATR72 freightersch-aviation PRO exclusive

16.09.2019 - 11:12 UTC
/portal/stock/7225.jpg

This article is only available for ch-aviation PRO subscribers.

KLM transitions to rail on Schiphol-Brussels routech-aviation PRO exclusive

16.09.2019 - 10:07 UTC
/portal/stock/1348.jpg

This article is only available for ch-aviation PRO subscribers.

Turkey's Pegasus Air to sell Kyrgyzstan's Air Manasch-aviation PRO exclusive

16.09.2019 - 09:18 UTC
/portal/stock/7315.jpg

This article is only available for ch-aviation PRO subscribers.

Shareholders inject $70mn into India's Vistara

16.09.2019 - 08:28 UTC
/portal/stock/2586.jpg

Tata Sons and Singapore Airlines (SQ, Singapore Changi), the two joint-venture partners in India's Vistara (UK, Delhi Int'l), have agreed to inject an additional INR5 billion rupees (USD70.5 million) into the carrier to fund its accelerated expansion, the Business Standard has reported.

The injection is earmarked to help Vistara grow at a more rapid pace, taking advantage of the vacuum in the market left by the collapse of Jet Airways (9W, Mumbai Int'l). The promoters hope that by expanding the...

Guilin Airlines launches Xuzhou basech-aviation PRO exclusive

16.09.2019 - 07:38 UTC
/portal/stock/6475.png

This article is only available for ch-aviation PRO subscribers.

JAL - Japan Airlines to move Moscow ops

16.09.2019 - 06:49 UTC
/portal/stock/2632.jpg

JAL - Japan Airlines (JL, Tokyo Haneda) is planning to transfer its Moscow operations from Moscow Domodedovo to Moscow Sheremetyevo with the onset of the Summer 2020 season, the latter airport's spokesperson told Interfax.

The transfer will coincide with the relocation from Tokyo Narita to Tokyo Haneda, ch-aviation understands.

JAL has recently been awarded slots at Haneda to operate the service to Moscow but contingent on establishing a codeshare partnership with Aeroflot (SU, Moscow...

Air Niugini suspends Wapenamanda due to 12-month runway workch-aviation PRO exclusive

16.09.2019 - 05:53 UTC
/portal/stock/5835.jpg

This article is only available for ch-aviation PRO subscribers.

Transcarga Panama plans launch within six monthsch-aviation PRO exclusive

16.09.2019 - 01:22 UTC
/portal/stock/7027.jpg

This article is only available for ch-aviation PRO subscribers.

Airbus makes undisclosed changes to order book in Augustch-aviation PRO exclusive

16.09.2019 - 00:41 UTC
/portal/stock/5158.jpg

This article is only available for ch-aviation PRO subscribers.

Michigan's Kalitta Air bases only B777-F at Leipzig/Halle

16.09.2019 - 00:00 UTC
/portal/stock/5229.jpg

Kalitta Air (K4, Detroit Willow Run) has started basing its only B777-F out of Germany's Leipzig/Halle airport, the key European hub for its customer DHL Express, the cargo carrier has confirmed to Cargo Facts.

Kalitta has been operating the ex-Emirates (EK, Dubai Int'l) freighter on domestic services in the US supporting DHL's Cincinnati Int'l hub between July 30 and August 31 before ferrying the twinjet to Leipzig/Halle. The aircraft will reportedly remain based in Germany until at least January 2020 and operate from there...

Paraguay's Paranair to start operating LATAM routech-aviation PRO exclusive

15.09.2019 - 23:18 UTC
/portal/stock/5332.jpg

This article is only available for ch-aviation PRO subscribers.

Qatar Airways eyes Vnukovo, TAAG Angola Airlines stakesch-aviation PRO exclusive

15.09.2019 - 22:37 UTC
/portal/stock/4964.jpg

This article is only available for ch-aviation PRO subscribers.

Nepal's Yeti Airlines to retire Jetstream 41s by YE21ch-aviation PRO exclusive

14.09.2019 - 07:32 UTC
/portal/stock/4839.jpg

This article is only available for ch-aviation PRO subscribers.

Start-up eyes Mayotte-RĂ©union services with chartered B737ch-aviation PRO exclusive

14.09.2019 - 07:26 UTC
/portal/stock/3868.jpg

This article is only available for ch-aviation PRO subscribers.

Greece's Ellinair to focus on A320ceo, wet-leasing unlikelych-aviation PRO exclusive

14.09.2019 - 06:52 UTC
/portal/stock/2454.jpg

This article is only available for ch-aviation PRO subscribers.

Turkish Airlines interested in regional jetsch-aviation PRO exclusive

13.09.2019 - 20:03 UTC
/portal/stock/5194.jpg

This article is only available for ch-aviation PRO subscribers.

X