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10 Jun 2020, 13:15
HiSky Moldova signs a lease agreement with Air Lease Corporation for an Airbus A320, launches on 1 July

https://www.aviation24.be/airports/chis ... on-1-july/
HiSky (Moldova) delayed planned service launch again and now intends to commence service on 01 August 2020.
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Breeze Airways plans to begin operating charters on 15 October 2020, and scheduled flights by May 2021 utilising E190s before A220-300s join in August 2021 for coast-to-coast flights. The initial network will code 15 cities on the East Coast and in the Midwest, South and Texas. The deal with Azul for 28 E195s was axed in favour of 15 E190s from Nordic Aviation Capital. Breeze also confirms it acquired the operating certificate of Compass Airlines.
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HiSky (Moldova) delayed planned service launch again and now intends to commence service on 01 August 2020.
HiSky has removed planned Chisinau – Dusseldorf service from its initial schedule.
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Treq aims to launch regional operations in Canada by early end of 2020 by a Quebec-based regional transportation cooperative. The startup is seeking to raise US$66 million and will initially fly two Q300s before acquiring up to five Q400s by 2020 end.
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Green Airlines plans to begin operations from its base in Karlsruhe Airport to Berlin and Hamburg from 31 October 2020 with an ATR72-500 on ACMI lease from Air Alsie. The carrier is planning a second base at Paderborn Airport.
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Fly Armenia Airlines got its AOC, to operate with Boeing 737s, with destinations in Russia, Europe, and the Middle East. Some former Lufthansa managers lead the airline. Long term development include long haul operations to the US and China.

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Swiss airline flyBAIR announces launch on 18 July 2020 from Bern and Sion to Mallorca
FlyBair, which launches 18 July 2020, envisages around 75 departures from Bern and Sion during the summer season, utilizing an E190 from partner Helvetic Airways.
FlyBair effectively launched operations on 18 July 2020, flying from Bern to Palma de Mallorca with an E190.
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Italian Airways aims to launch operations in Italy, flying 100-seat Embraer jets out of Milan Bergamo. The founder is Giuseppe Gentile.
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Airhub Airlines was granted its AOC by Maltese regulators. It will operate one A320 from GetJet.

HiSky (Moldova) continues to delay planned operation. Paris flights will still launch on 01 August 2020, with Dublin, Lisbon, London Stansted, and Paris Beauvais now launching later in the month. Dusseldorf and Bologna services were removed.

Sky Mali obtained its air operating license and can start commercial operations with one B737-500 out of Bamako. Regional flights to follow and the fleet to increase by another B737-500, one ERJ145, and two 60-seat turboprops. The carrier is also eyeing Paris flights within two years.
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Animawings (Romania) began operations with one leased A320, serial 3162, from shareholder Aegean Airlines, after obtaining its AOC recently. First destinations are Spain and Greece, with flights to Turkey, Egypt and Tunisia at a later date.
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Bees Airline (Ukraine) to be launched as a new charter airline, with plans to purchase two ex-UIA B737-800s previously on lease to the national carrier. The owner of the company is Sergei Smirny.
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Malta MedAir performed its first scheduled flight with its own aircraft, an A320 which flew between Malta and Warsaw.
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Green Airlines (Germany) will launch its first scheduled flight from Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden to the new Berlin airport BER on 02 November 2020, with ATR 72-500.
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Greater Bay Airlines has applied to Hong Kong’s CAA to become the city’s fifth passenger airline. The planned LCC will launch with B737s around 2022.
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AirGotland of Sweden is now ready to begin operations after selecting Sprint Air of Poland as its wet-lease provider. Sprint Air will operate one Saab 340A, says CEO Tiina Mykkanen.

Global Crossing Airlines (US) is on track to launch revenue operations in late 2020. It has secured strategic alliances with scheduled and charter airlines, tour operators, as well as a drawdown facility for up to US$75 million with a private alternative investment group. Spirit Airlines will provide maintenance.
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