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Vietjet to order 50 more Airbus A321neo aircraft

Vietnamese carrier Vietjet has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Airbus for the purchase of an additional 50 A321neo single-aisle aircraft. The agreement was...

Hawaiian Airlines finalises order for 10 Boeing 787 Dreamliners and adds option for 10 more

Boeing and Hawaiian Airlines announced the companies finalized an order yesterday for 10 787-9 Dreamliners, valued at $2.82 billion at list prices. The deal also...

30% more passengers for airBaltic during FIFA World Cup

Latvian airline airBaltic has carried over 60 000 passengers to and from its five destinations in Russia during the 2018 World Cup. The airline has...

When Cathay Pacific meets Seattle …

Non-stop services to “The Emerald City” start from March 2019 Cathay Pacific will commence a new non-stop service to Seattle on 31 March 2019, becoming...

Emirates wins 14th consecutive World’s Best Inflight Entertainment award at Skytrax World Airline Awards 2018

Airline also voted best airline staff service in the Middle East this year. Emirates has won World’s Best Inflight Entertainment award for the 14th year...

From Paris to Bari: a new route by Air France

Air France is today adding a new destination to its network – Bari (Italy). From 18 July to 2 September 2018, Air France will...

EasyJet takes delivery of its first Airbus A321neo

easyJet has taken delivery of its first of 30 A321neo aircraft at a delivery event at the Farnborough International Airshow, attended by easyJet CEO...

Viva Aerobus firms up order for 25 Airbus A321neo aircraft, plus 16 A321neo upconversions

Viva Aerobus, the ultra-low-cost carrier based in Mexico, has firmed up an amendment for 25 incremental A321neo and 16 upconversions of A320neos to A321neos...

Uganda National Airlines Company Limited signs firm order for four Bombardier CRJ900 aircraft

First operator of the new CRJ Series ATMOSPHÈRE cabin in Africa Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that it has signed a firm order for...

Uganda Airlines orders two Airbus A330neo aircraft

Uganda Airlines, the national carrier of Uganda, has signed a memorandum of understanding for two A330-800neo, the new version of the best-selling A330 widebody...

Volga-Dnepr Group and CargoLogicAir to strengthen their European operations through Memorandum of Understanding on Strategic Cooperation with Liege Airport

Volga-Dnepr Group (VDG), one of the leading group of air freight carriers, and its strategic partner CargoLogicAir (CLA), the British all-cargo carrier, have inked...

Ryanair cancels 300 of its 2,400 daily flights (including 50 in Belgium) on 25 and 26 July, due to cabin crew strikes

RYANAIR TO CANCEL UP TO 300 OF 2,400 DAILY FLIGHTS NEXT WEDNESDAY 25 AND THURSDAY 26 TO MINIMISE DISRUPTION TO CUSTOMERS FROM STRIKES BY...

VietJet signs agreement for 100 Boeing 737 MAX aeroplanes

Agreement includes 80 737 MAX 10s, which would be largest commitment in Asia Deal to double Vietnamese carrier's 737 MAX fleet to 200 planes Boeing and...

CityJet and Air Nostrum join forces to create the largest pan European regional airline group

Air Nostrum and CityJet have announced that they have signed a Heads of Terms with the aim to bring about closer co-operation between...

Emirates adds flights to France

Emirates has announced that it will introduce two additional flights to Lyon and one to Paris per week, complementing its existing schedule and providing...

Eurowings launches two new long-haul Caribbean routes from Munich

Eurowings offers a Caribbean twin pack from Munich: two new long-haul routes The airline now flies to Montego Bay in Jamaica and Puerto Plata in...

Lufthansa Group wins four Skytrax Awards (two for Lufthansa, including “best airline in Europe”, two for Austrian)

lose to 20 million passengers select the best airlines in the world every year  Lufthansa Group airlines honoured with four Skytrax World Airline...

ATR delivers to IndiGo the 1,000th ATR 72, best-selling regional aircraft in production today

ATR achieved today an important milestone with the delivery of its 1,000th ATR 72. The aircraft took to the sky today in the colours...

Cathay Pacific Group releases combined traffic figures for June 2018

Cathay Pacific Group today released combined Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon traffic figures for June 2018 that show an increase in both the number...

New Etihad Airways WhatsApp service set to transform customer service communications

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has launched a WhatsApp Business solution, allowing guests to communicate instantly with the airline...