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Emirates loses UK appeals against extra-EU delay liability

13 October, 2017 - 12:44
Middle Eastern carrier Emirates has lost appeals over compensation liability for delayed flights outside of the European Union after UK judges originally reached contradictory rulings in two similar cases.

​Airport screening as we know it won't change soon: Hololei

13 October, 2017 - 10:21
Airport security screening will become less intrusive in the future, but the technology necessary has yet to mature.

A380 operators ordered urgently to check GP7200 fan hubs

13 October, 2017 - 09:45
Operators of Airbus A380s with Engine Alliance GP7200 powerplants are being ordered to conduct an urgent inspection of the engines' fan hubs for damage.

GECAS buys 747-8F from Boeing Capital

13 October, 2017 - 04:25
GECAS has acquired a Boeing 747-8F leased to Russian carrier AirBridgeCargo Airlines from Boeing Capital Corporation.

PICTURES: Boeing rolls out first 787-10 out of paint shop

13 October, 2017 - 04:21
Boeing has rolled out the first 787-10 aircraft out of the paint shop for its launch customer Singapore Airlines (SIA).

Qantas commits to use biofuels at LAX from 2020

13 October, 2017 - 03:04
Qantas has struck an agreement with US bio-energy company SG Preston to use biofuels on its flights from Los Angeles International airport from 2020.

ANALYSIS: KLM chief hails effect of fleet transformation

12 October, 2017 - 18:04
Two years from now, KLM will mark the centenary of its foundation: a milestone which it believes makes it the world's oldest continuously operating airline.

​Air Berlin seals asset sale with Lufthansa

12 October, 2017 - 17:52
Lufthansa Group has signed an agreement with Air Berlin to acquire parts of the insolvent Oneworld carrier's operations.

ANALYSIS: US 747s fly into the sunset

12 October, 2017 - 17:36
An era in commercial aviation will end in December when the last Delta Air Lines Boeing 747 flies into the sunset, ending a near-half-century run for the iconic Jumbo Jet in US fleets.

Ryanair pilot urges carrier to engage in collective talks

12 October, 2017 - 16:06
Ryanair captain Imelda Comer has offered to serve as "a conduit to enable constructive engagement" between management and pilots.

Air Baltic begins returning CS300 fleet to service

12 October, 2017 - 12:49
Latvian carrier Air Baltic has started restoring services with Bombardier CS300s, following a suspension of the fleet for engine checks.

NBAA: Dassault commits to autonomous co-pilot development

12 October, 2017 - 12:34
Dassault Aviation has revealed a long-term effort to develop an autonomous co-pilot for future business jets, says chairman and chief executive Eric Trappier.

A380 engine inquiry wrestles with transport logistics

12 October, 2017 - 11:30
Investigators are to put a damaged Air France Airbus A380 engine into storage in Canada, to protect it, while arrangement are made to transport the powerplant for analysis.

Flybe Q400 tail-strike traced to excessive power reduction

12 October, 2017 - 10:50
UK investigators have determined that a Flybe Bombardier Q400 tail-strike at Newcastle occurred after its throttle was reduced to an inappropriately low setting on approach.

China Express takes first A320

12 October, 2017 - 04:06
China Express has taken delivery of its first Airbus A320, adding the type to its fleet of 32 Bombardier CRJ900s.

Air Baltic temporarily grounds CSeries fleet

11 October, 2017 - 22:33
Latvian carrier Air Baltic is temporarily grounding its entire fleet of Bombardier CSeries jets pending technical checks on the engines.

Eastern Airways takes first ATR 72-600

11 October, 2017 - 18:20
UK regional carrier Eastern Airways has taken delivery of the first of two ATR 72-600s which it will use to support the oil and gas industry.

Delta will not pay proposed CSeries tariffs

11 October, 2017 - 17:36
Delta Air Lines chief executive Ed Bastian is confident that the carrier will take delivery of the 75 Bombardier CS100s it has on order without paying a proposed 300% tariff on the aircraft.

Delta operating profit down on storm impact in third quarter

11 October, 2017 - 15:07
Delta Air Lines saw its operating profit decrease 7% to $1.84 billion in the third quarter, as it took a $120 million hit from storms that hit the Southeast USA in September.

UK chancellor: Halt to flights 'theoretical' after EU exit

11 October, 2017 - 14:04
UK chancellor Philip Hammond has acknowledged the possibility of a halt to European flights following the UK's withdrawal from the European Union, but has also dismissed it as far-fetched.

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