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BA cabin-crew strike extended to 30 August

4 August, 2017 - 11:07
Cabin crew employed under British Airways' mixed-fleet contract are planning to renew strike action unless the airline "hammers out" a new agreement on pay and conditions.

ANALYSIS: Ratio of women in top airline jobs lags wider trend

3 August, 2017 - 17:46
If departing EasyJet chief executive Carolyn McCall is replaced by a man in the top role at the UK low-cost carrier later this year, it will cut by a third the number of female leaders at airline groups that featured in Flight Airline Business's recently published ranking of the top 100 by revenue.

ANALYSIS: Has ATR finally ended its two-decade US drought?

3 August, 2017 - 15:03
The news that US regional carrier Silver Airways has signed a letter of intent for up to 50 ATR 42-600 turboprops will be welcome news in Toulouse.

PICTURES: Lion 737 and Wings ATR 72 clip wings in Medan

3 August, 2017 - 09:37
Indonesian regulators are investigating an incident in which a Lion Air Boeing 737-900ER and a Wings Air ATR 72-500 clipped wings at Medan's Kualanamu airport.

Air India boss says carrier "not financially viable"

3 August, 2017 - 07:05
Air India believes it is an "operationally viable" airline as compared to two years ago, but is still concerned about its financial situation.

BOC Aviation firms up 737 Max 10 order

3 August, 2017 - 06:47
Singapore-based lessor BOC Aviation has firmed up its commitment to order 10 Boeing 737 Max 10s made at the Paris air show in June.

Malaysia Airlines to capitalise on China demand

3 August, 2017 - 05:08
Malaysia Airlines (MAB) believes that traffic from China could further drive its business and will launch more new routes to capitalise on that demand.

ANALYSIS: Silver aims to transform with ATR deal

2 August, 2017 - 21:29
Nearly six years after a major structuring, privately-owned US regional carrier Silver Airways is poised for its next major evolution, announcing a broad fleet overhaul and a new chief executive.

Qatar drops plans to buy up to 10% of American

2 August, 2017 - 17:56
Qatar Airways has dropped plans to buy a 10% stake in American Airlines, following continued opposition by the US carrier.

Air cargo market still 'very difficult': Lufthansa finance chief

2 August, 2017 - 15:51
Lufthansa Group has highlighted the challenges that persist in the air freight market, despite a recent uptick.

​Strong demand and cost cuts lift Lufthansa mid-year results

2 August, 2017 - 10:52
Lufthansa Group's adjusted EBIT rose 75% in the second quarter, to 1.02 billion ($1.2 billion).

Air China picks Panasonic for A350 IFEC

2 August, 2017 - 07:59
Air China has picked Panasonic Avionics to equip its incoming Airbus A350-900s with inflight entertainment and connectivity.

China Airlines goes all A350 and 777 to North America

2 August, 2017 - 05:35
China Airlines has deployed Airbus A350-900s on its services to Vancouver, completing its aircraft upgrade programme on its North American network.

Air Canada cash jumps to $3.2bn in second quarter

1 August, 2017 - 22:02
Air Canada saw its cash balances increase nearly 12% to C$4.05 billion ($3.23 billion) during the second quarter.

Silver commits to up to 50 ATR 42s, names new CEO

1 August, 2017 - 18:58
US regional carrier Silver Airways has signed a letter of intent for up to 50 ATR 42-600 aircraft, identifying a replacement for its aging fleet of Saab 340Bs after a nearly two year search.

IndiGo laments PW1100G's poor reliability

1 August, 2017 - 04:33
Indian low-cost carrier IndiGo is still unhappy about the continued problems with its fleet of Pratt & Whitney PW1100G-powered Airbus A320neos.

​Inmarsat survey hints at Asia demand for onboard wi-fi

1 August, 2017 - 04:31
An Inmarsat Aviation survey shows the growing importance of on-board wi-fi to air travellers, with more than half willing to pay for the service.

ANALYSIS: Virgin Australia set for another disappointing loss

1 August, 2017 - 02:48
Virgin Australia is all but certain to report yet another underlying loss for the year ended 30 June, as it continues to struggle against its high-flying competitor Qantas.

American-China Southern deal hinges on 'slot exchange'

31 July, 2017 - 21:49
American Airlines plans to invest $200 million in China Southern Airlines hinge on approval of a "slot exchange", says executive vice-president of corporate affairs Stephen Johnson.

LATAM plans $350m local bond refinancing

31 July, 2017 - 21:21
LATAM Airlines Group plans to issue a UF8.7 million ($359 million) unsecured bond in Chile, with proceeds used to repay its TAM Capital 3 debt.

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