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An-74 in Sao Tome excursion lost power in both engines

21 August, 2017 - 08:50
Ukrainian investigators have disclosed that an Antonov An-74TK-100 suffered power loss in both engines before a runway excursion in Sao Tome.

No unplanned flight cancellations from PW1100G issues: IndiGo

21 August, 2017 - 04:20
IndiGo says that it has not suffered from any unplanned flight cancellations arising from its on-going issues with the Pratt & Whitney PW1100G engines that power its Airbus A320neos.

American to base 737 Max in Miami

18 August, 2017 - 15:21
American Airlines will base its first Boeing 737 Max 8 at its Miami International airport hub, with plans to enter new markets and replace other narrowbody flying.

VIDEO: Bombardier shows off painted Korean CS300

18 August, 2017 - 12:11
Bombardier has offered a glimpse of the first CSeries twinjet to be delivered to Korean Air.

Passenger device source of seat fire on Lufthansa A380

18 August, 2017 - 10:57
Canadian investigators have disclosed that a passenger's electrical power bank was the source of a fire in the cabin of a Lufthansa Airbus A380 operating to Houston.

OPINION: Evidence, not emotion, should steer the search for MH370

18 August, 2017 - 09:45
For two centuries a small island off the coast of Nova Scotia has lured treasure-seekers convinced that a fortune is buried in a deep hollow within its shores.

ANALYSIS: Cathay's crisis of confidence

18 August, 2017 - 09:21
Intense competition, the lack of a budget arm, and poor fuel hedges continue to plague the Cathay Pacific Group, leading it to its worst interim loss in at least two decades.

LATAM closes $350m private placement

17 August, 2017 - 23:11
LATAM Airlines Group has closed a UF8.7 million (roughly $350 million) private placement to refinance some of its outstanding debt in Brazil.

FAA changes San Francisco landing procedures after A320 near miss

17 August, 2017 - 17:12
The Federal Aviation Administration has modified nighttime landing procedures and control tower staffing requirements at San Francisco International airport following a close call last month involving an Air Canada Airbus A320.

Malaysia considers 'several' proposals to renew MH370 hunt

17 August, 2017 - 15:17
Malaysia's government has yet to commit to restarting the search for missing flight MH370 but is assessing various proposals for a renewed hunt.

Superjet reliability close to 98%: Sukhoi

17 August, 2017 - 13:55
Sukhoi Civil Aircraft is claiming that the operational reliability of the Superjet 100 fleet is nearing 98%.

INSIGHT FROM FLIGHTGLOBAL: Airline Capacity Breakdown – August 2017

17 August, 2017 - 10:50
Every change to your competitors schedule is either an opportunity or a threat for your airline. Get an overview of airline capacity across the different regions, illustrating the fastest-growing regional markets as of August 2017, so you can plan your next strategic move. Understand YoY change in seat capacity, flight frequencies and ASMs/ASKs.

Spring builds domestic capacity out of second tier bases

17 August, 2017 - 05:06
Spring Airlines increased capacity by 30.7% in the first half of the year, as it added seven Airbus A320s to its fleet.

Chile's Sky hunts for more A320neos

16 August, 2017 - 17:50
Chile's Sky Airline is on the lookout to lease more Airbus A320neos, as it embarks upon a fleet renewal and expansion.

ANALYSIS: What parts of Air Berlin can survive?

16 August, 2017 - 16:23
Now that Etihad Airways has elected to stop funding Air Berlin, forcing the German carrier to file for assembly, a central question is which parts of the business can continue to operate in the long term.

OPINION: How Laker beat a path for today's long-haul low-costs

16 August, 2017 - 12:07
If Freddie Laker is looking down on the airline industry, one can only imagine that he has a wry smile on his face. The launch, 40 years ago, of his Skytrain service represented the first exchanges in the low-fare battle of the Atlantic , a sector becoming an increasingly popular playground for budget airlines and legacy carriers alike.

'Intense competition' swings Cathay to HK$1.7bn loss in H1

16 August, 2017 - 11:38
The Cathay Pacific Group swung to an operating loss of HK$1.7 billion ($217.3 million) for the first half of 2017, reversing from the HK$664 million profit posted the same period a year ago, reflecting intense competition and downward pressure on yields.

New reports offer clues to MH370 location

16 August, 2017 - 08:02
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) has released two new reports that analysed data gathered during the surface search for Malaysia Airlines MH370.

Ryanair claims 'conspiracy' afoot over Air Berlin assets

16 August, 2017 - 07:48
Irish budget carrier Ryanair is protesting a proposed Lufthansa acquisition of Air Berlin assets, following Air Berlin's filing for administration.

Avianca moves to year-end target for United deal

15 August, 2017 - 22:53
Avianca says it continues alliance talks with partner United Airlines, and is now hoping to ink a deal by end-2017.

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