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Kuwait aviation authorities revoke Wataniya Airways’ operating licence

Wataniya Airways had previously been suspended for three months after 1,500 passengers were left stranded because of cancellations Kuwaiti aviation authorities have revoked the air...

Brussels Airlines Airbus A330 (OO-SFN) is undergoing salvage at the Pinal Airpark in Arizona

About one month ago, on 13 November, one of the oldest Airbus A330 aircraft left Brussels Airport for her final destination: Pinal Airpark. On 28...

SAS traffic figures November 2018: +1.8%

• SAS scheduled traffic compared to the same month last year: Number of passengers increased by 1.8% to 2.3 million. Capacity (ASK) and traffic...

Belgrade and Tunis, new ASL Airlines France destinations – Routes to Oran strengthened

ASL Airlines France unveils its scheduled summer flights programme ASL Airlines France will serve Belgrade and Tunis from Paris-CDG, adding two new destinations to...

Adria Airways recapitalisation completed: the airline received a total payment of 4 million euros

The announced recapitalisation of Adria Airways in the amount of 4 million euros is completed. The payment will be intended for further business development...

LOT increases frequencies to North America in Summer 2019

Starting from June 2019 LOT is going to increase the frequency of flights on its North American routes (Canada and USA). In response to...

Latvian airline airBaltic to base two Airbus A220-300s in Tallinn, Estonia

airBaltic announces that as of summer season of 2019 it will base two of its new Airbus A220-300 aircraft in Tallinn, in order to serve the growing...

Wizz Air is Bulgaria’s favourite airline for the third consecutive year

WIZZ AIR WON TWO SKY AWARDS FOR ITS OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE IN BULGARIA IN 2018 Wizz Air was recognised as the best low-cost airline in Bulgaria...

Air France takes delivery of its seventh Boeing 787

On November 30, Air France took delivery of its fleet’s latest addition – the company’s seventh Boeing 787 to arrive at its Paris-Charles de...

TUI Aviation: Stronger cooperation among the TUI Group airlines

Kenton Jarvis heads the network of 150 aeroplanes, flying 27 million passengers Marco Ciomperlik becomes Chief Operations Officer Passengers will benefit from TUI’s...

Finnair traffic performance in November 2018: +3.2%

Strong growth in cargo supply and demand In November, Finnair carried 980,100 passengers, 3.2% more than in the corresponding period of 2017. The overall capacity...

WOW air links Iceland to Asia for the very first time, with new flights to Delhi

WOW air has expanded its network from Keflavik Airport by launching the Icelandic hub’s first non-stop flight to Asia, with the airline offering services...

Emirates adds additional A380 service between Dubai and Johannesburg

Starting 1 December – two of the four daily Emirates flights to Johannesburg are being operated by the iconic A380 Emirates, the world’s largest...

Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 skids off runway at Burbank Airport

On 6 December, a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 (N752SW) skidded off the end of the runway upon arrival at Burbank Airport. The aircraft rolled...

Turkish Airlines’ direct flights between Istanbul and Rovaniemi to commence 5 December 2019

The route will be operated three times weekly on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays. Turkish Airlines will be the first airline to offer seats on...

The Lufthansa Group wants to move its widebodies between its five airlines, starting with Eurowings and Brussels Airlines

According to aviation website airliners.de, the Lufthansa Group intends to move some of its 183 widebody aircraft from Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Eurowings, Lufthansa...

Condor opens even more destinations with new partner airlines of the Thomas Cook Group Airline

Seven new destinations through interline agreements with Air Baltic and LIAT for Thomas Cook Airlines UK and Condor Flexible travel around the world: The Thomas...

Strengthening Berlin as the gateway to Europe: Mongolian Airlines and Berlin Brandenburg Airport expand their partnership

Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg GmbH (FBB) and Mongolian Airlines (MIAT), the state airline of Mongolia, are expanding their partnership. The president and CEO of MIAT,...

WDL Aviation leases four Embraer E190 jets from Azorra Aviation

Germany's WDL-Aviation, a member of the Zeitfracht Group, to lease four Embraer E190 aircraft from US-based Azorra Aviation. The aircraft will replace WDL's current...

Norwegian reports strong passenger growth in November

Norwegian reported strong passenger growth as it carried almost 2.9 million passengers in November, an increase of 14 percent compared to the same month...