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PICTURES: Hawaiian receives first A321neo

27 October, 2017 - 21:03
Hawaiian Airlines received its first Airbus A321neo on 27 October, taking delivery of the aircraft from Airbus in Hamburg, Airbus announces.

​PICTURES: Ethiopian takes delivery of first 787-9

27 October, 2017 - 20:40
Ethiopian Airlines has taken delivery of its first of four Boeing 787-9s, all of which are being leased from AerCap.

ANALYSIS: Air Berlin poised to bid farewell

27 October, 2017 - 18:12
Later today Air Berlin will operate the last flight under its own branding, from Munich to the German capital's Tegel airport.

Union seeks to measure 'dissatisfaction' of Ryanair's UK pilots

27 October, 2017 - 16:35
Pilot union BALPA is conducting a survey to gauge the support of Ryanair's UK-based flightcrew for legal or strike action over working practices.

Meridiana to conclude scheduled MD-80 flights on 31 October

27 October, 2017 - 12:58
Italian carrier Meridiana is to operate its final scheduled Being MD-80 flight at the end of the month.

Korean Air could order more 787s

27 October, 2017 - 09:55
Korean Air could order more Boeing 787s as replacements for its ageing 777-200ERs.

​Jeju Air touts nimble decision making as key to success

27 October, 2017 - 04:43
Korean low-cost carrier Jeju Air has touted its independence and ability to make quick decisions is a key ingredient in its success.

Air Berlin sells maintenance division

26 October, 2017 - 17:55
German maintenance specialist Nayak and logistics group Zeitfracht will jointly acquire Air Berlin's technical operations.

Engine issues see Korean Air push back first CS300 delivery

26 October, 2017 - 05:36
Korean Air is pushing back delivery of its first Bombardier CS300 to ensure that issues with its Pratt & Whitney PW1500G engines are resolved.

Qantas lifts first half outlook on stronger Q1 revenue

26 October, 2017 - 03:28
Qantas expects its underlying pre-tax profit for the six months to December 2017 to come in between A$900 million ($693 million) and A$950 million, aided by stronger unit revenues during the first quarter of the 2018 fiscal year.

Ethiopian Airlines set to receive first 787-9 on 27 October

25 October, 2017 - 12:16
Ethiopian Airlines is poised to take delivery of its first Boeing 787-9 and become the variant's first African operator.

AirAsia receives first Tianjin A320neo

25 October, 2017 - 11:14
Malaysian low-cost carrier AirAsia has taken delivery of the first Airbus A320neo aircraft to be assembled on the airframer's Tianjin line in China.

IATA targets Asia's infrastructure, regulation and environment

25 October, 2017 - 08:16
IATA chief Alexandre de Juniac has called on Asian governments to invest further in aeronautical infrastructure, harmonise regulation and join in the industry s efforts to improve its sustainability.

CSeries in contest for Bangkok Airways' narrowbody needs

25 October, 2017 - 03:47
Bangkok Airways is evaluating the Airbus A319neo, Boeing 737 Max 7 and the Bombardier CS300 for its fleet renewal and expansion needs.

Ryanair delays introduction of stricter carry-on bag policy

24 October, 2017 - 15:45
Ryanair has postponed until mid-January the introduction of stricter rules regarding carry-on bags, which it argues are necessary to speed up boarding and reduce flight delays.

Lax airport maintenance caused SpiceJet Q400 accident

24 October, 2017 - 05:22
An Indian investigation has found that Jabalpur airport failed to conduct required inspections and maintain its boundaries, allowing wildlife to stray onto the runway and collide with a landing SpiceJet Bombardier Q400 in 2015.

​Atlas 747F came within 670ft of Hong Kong mountain

24 October, 2017 - 04:08
An Atlas Air Boeing 747-8 Freighter came very close to a mountain after taking off from Hong Kong International Airport on 24 September.

United will not re-evaluate CSeries after Airbus deal

23 October, 2017 - 16:56
United Airlines does not plan to re-evaluate the Bombardier CSeries for its fleet, following the announcement of plans by Airbus to buy a majority stake in the aircraft programme.

China Southern to take 38 Boeing jets including 777s

20 October, 2017 - 13:41
China Southern Airlines has agreed to order eight Boeing 777-300ERs as well as 30 737 Max 8 jets.

MH17: Investigators seek details over missile-launcher photo

20 October, 2017 - 13:12
Investigators pursuing a criminal case over the destruction of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine are seeking information about a new image of a mobile missile launcher.

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