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Failed tyre tread penetrated wing of Jetstar 787-8

30 August, 2017 - 04:32
A Jetstar Boeing 787-8 suffered damage to its left wing and flap system after one of its main landing gear tyres delaminated while taking off from Singapore Changi International airport on 13 May.

Southwest takes delivery of first 737 Max

30 August, 2017 - 00:17
Southwest Airlines has taken delivery of its first Boeing 737 Max 8, ahead of the type's first revenue flights on 1 October.

United yet to estimate tropical storm Harvey impact

29 August, 2017 - 22:24
United Airlines has yet to forecast the financial impact from tropical storm Harvey, as the carrier's Houston hub remains closed due to flooding.

TAP and Azul studying joint venture

29 August, 2017 - 20:25
TAP Portugal and Brazil's Azul are working on a joint venture so the two airlines can collaborate on pricing on transatlantic flights between Europe and Brazil.

Allegiant enters hotel business with Florida resort

29 August, 2017 - 16:25
Las Vegas-based Allegiant Air will build a resort development in Florida's Gulf Coast, marking the ultra low-cost carrier's entry into the hotel business.

Ryanair to add five routes from Dublin next summer

29 August, 2017 - 13:20
Ryanair has disclosed plans to operate a handful of new routes from Dublin next summer.

PICTURE: Spirit receives Airbus's first US-built A320

29 August, 2017 - 10:11
US budget carrier Spirit Airlines has taken delivery of the first Airbus A320 to be produced by the airframer's Alabama final assembly plant in Mobile.

Light aircraft passed under Monarch A321 on final: probe

29 August, 2017 - 09:35
Spanish investigators have detailed an encounter at Menorca airport in which a light aircraft flew into conflict with a Monarch Airlines Airbus A321 on final approach.

Jazeera A320 damaged during in-flight object collision

29 August, 2017 - 08:19
Kuwaiti budget carrier Jazeera Airways has yet to confirm the nature of the object involved in a collision with one of its Airbus A320s operating from Riyadh.

Qantas to base half of 787 fleet in Brisbane

29 August, 2017 - 08:13
Qantas will base four of its upcoming Boeing 787-9s in Brisbane, complementing the four aircraft that will be based in Melbourne.

American sees market-specific pressure on transatlantic

29 August, 2017 - 00:50
American Airlines is seeing pressure from long-haul low-cost carriers on a market-by-market basis across the Atlantic, says senior vice-president of revenue management Don Casey.

Spirit to equip fleet with wi-fi

28 August, 2017 - 20:45
Spirit Airlines is close to signing a deal to equip its entire Airbus A320 family fleet with wi-fi, in a move that departs from the airline's long-held strategy of eschewing amenities on board.

Alaska could maintain mixed Airbus and Boeing fleet

28 August, 2017 - 19:25
Alaska Airlines could continue to operate a mixed fleet of Airbus A320 family and Boeing 737 family aircraft indefinitely, says chief executive Brad Tilden.

Neeleman refutes reports of new airline venture

28 August, 2017 - 15:47
JetBlue Airways and Azul founder David Neeleman has denied reports that he plans to start a new US airline, saying he has his "hands full" in Brazil.

Qantas conducts executive leadership reshuffle

28 August, 2017 - 03:30
The Qantas Group has reshuffled of its executive leadership team, effective November.

Houston airports closed following tropical storm Harvey

28 August, 2017 - 01:54
The US Federal Aviation Administration has closed both Houston Intercontinental and Houston Hobby airports through at least 28 August, following heavy rains from tropical storm Harvey.

ANALYSIS: Effort to overhaul US ATC faces looming deadline

25 August, 2017 - 16:38
Earlier this year the US airline industry appeared poised to succeed in its years-long quest to strip air traffic control (ATC) from the Federal Aviation Administration.

Italian authority probes Alitalia A320 tail-strike

25 August, 2017 - 11:43
Italian investigators have opened an inquiry after an Alitalia Airbus A320 suffered a tail-strike on departure from Milan Malpensa.

MH17 inquiry receives additional Russian radar data

25 August, 2017 - 08:59
Criminal investigators probing the destruction of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 have received additional radar information from Russian authorities.

​Qantas to upgrade 12 A380s, emphasis on premium seats

25 August, 2017 - 05:05
Updated with response from Qantas that it has yet to decide where A380 upgrade will take place.

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