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Qatar offers capacity to IAG as BA 787s undergo checks

4 May, 2018 - 10:59
Qatar Airways has offered to provide capacity to British Airways as the UK carrier deals with scheduling disruption caused by engine maintenance on Boeing 787s.

Norwegian rejects two IAG takeover offers

4 May, 2018 - 10:35
Scandinavian budget carrier Norwegian has rejected two proposals from British Airways parent IAG to acquire the entire share capital of the company.

PICTURE: China Southern takes delivery of first 787-9

4 May, 2018 - 04:23
China Southern Airlines' first Boeing 787-9 has been delivered to its Guangzhou headquarters, joining a fleet of 10 787-8s.

NTSB finds fatigue cracking on Southwest CFM56-7B failed blade

3 May, 2018 - 23:46
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) confirms it found an area of cracking and metal fatigue on the CFM International CFM56-7B fan blade that failed during a Southwest Airlines flight on 17 April.

Wizz chief foresees 'orderly' Brexit

3 May, 2018 - 13:44
A recent meeting with UK prime minister Theresa May has left Wizz Air chief executive Jozsef Varadi more hopeful that there will be an "orderly" Brexit.

American orders 15 E175s and 15 CRJ900s

3 May, 2018 - 13:28
American Airlines has ordered 15 Bombardier CRJ900s and 15 Embraer 175 regional jets, deals with a combined list-price value of roughly $1.4 billion.

Known blade issue caused Air NZ 787-9 engine failures

3 May, 2018 - 07:49
New Zealand investigators have confirmed that two engine failures on Air New Zealand Boeing 787-9s last December were caused by known issues with the Rolls-Royce Trent 1000s intermedia presure turbine blades.

Qantas 737s in runway incursion, rejected takeoff at Perth

3 May, 2018 - 05:15
Australian investigators are probing a runway incursion at Perth airport on 28 April involving two Qantas operated Boeing 737-800s.

American to suspend Beijing route amid fall changes

2 May, 2018 - 20:52
American Airlines will suspend service to Beijing Capital from Chicago O'Hare in October, amid a number of network changes this fall.

PICTURES: JetBlue rolls out first A320 with new cabin interior

2 May, 2018 - 20:42
JetBlue Airways has unveiled the first Airbus A320 that has completed a cabin reconfiguration.

China Southern trading premium margins for UK market share

2 May, 2018 - 13:20
China Southern Airlines will not be actively marketing its premium-economy cabin when it opens a new route to Wuhan from London this month.

R-R reviewing Trent 700 design after A330 birdstrike

2 May, 2018 - 05:29
Rolls-Royce is reviewing the design of some components of the Trent 700 engine following the investigation of a bridstrike an engine failure involving an AirAsia X A330-300 on 3 July 2017.

Management autonomy promised to prospective Air India buyers

2 May, 2018 - 03:53
The Indian government has stated that the winning bidder for Air India will receive complete freedom in managing the carrier.

Qantas orders six additional 787-9s as 747s set to leave

2 May, 2018 - 02:21
Qantas has firmed options on six additional Boeing 787-9s and announced that it will retire its 747 fleet by 2020.

FAA broadens CFM56 inspection requirements with new AD

1 May, 2018 - 18:12
The Federal Aviation Administration has issued a new airworthiness directive requiring airlines to inspect fan blades on more CFM International CFM56-7B engines.

Air Canada rolls out lie-flat seats on North American routes

1 May, 2018 - 15:11
Though Air Canada lost money in the first quarter, executives insist the company remains on an upward swing thanks largely to efforts to boost revenue from business travelers.

MH370 hunt to make final push as weather window closes

1 May, 2018 - 12:50
Search teams hunting for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 are facing a closing weather window, with still no sign of the Boeing 777's wreckage.

Tigerair Australia pilots to take industrial action

1 May, 2018 - 04:04
Tigerair Australia flights may face disruption from 4-6 May as pilots take industrial action to resolve a deadlock over a pay dispute.

Air Canada delays delivery of 11 737 Max aircraft

30 April, 2018 - 22:19
Air Canada has shifted its Boeing 737 Max delivery schedule, delaying some deliveries up to three years as it evaluates other aspects of its fleet, including performance of the Bombardier CSeries.

American plans $100m refinancing of 2012 bond

30 April, 2018 - 18:34
American Airlines plans to issue a $100 million subordinate enhanced equipment trust certificate (EETC) tranche to refinance a similarly sized deal that matures this year.

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