Air New Zealand will collaborate with Zephyr Airworks to bring Kitty Hawk s Cora automonous electric air taxi to market in New Zealand.
Posted: October 16, 2018, 2:24 am
COMAC has announced that it will deliver Genghis Khan Airlines' first ARJ21-700 by the end of 2018, with operations for the carrier to start early next year.
Posted: October 16, 2018, 2:24 am
United Airlines is prepping for another year of aggressive domestic capacity growth in 2019, hot on the heels of its successful expansion this year.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 5:20 pm
Delta Air Lines and WestJet are touting the expansion prospects of their proposed joint venture, promising at least 20% growth and six new routes in the market if approved.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 2:52 pm
S7 Airlines has taken delivery of its first Boeing 737 Max, the initial example of the re-engined type for a Russian operator.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 8:11 am
Tools left on the runway of Surabaya's Juanda International airport after maintenance work caused damage to the lower fuselage of a Wings Air ATR 72-600 as it was landing there on the morning of 11 June 2014.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 7:24 am
Pilot fatigue and distraction have been identified as the primary factors in a 6 January 2018 air proximity incident between two aircraft operated by Indonesia s Lion Group.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 6:00 am
Irritations with partner airlines have prompted Qatar Airways group chief executive Akbar Al Baker to question the value of being in a global alliance. Frustrated by what he sees as obstructive behaviour by Oneworld partners American Airlines and Qantas, he is threatening to withdraw the carrier unless things change.
Posted: October 14, 2018, 1:35 pm
Alaska Airlines plans to cut about 100 jobs as part of a management shakeup that comes as the carrier seeks to reverse its downward-trending financial results, according to reports.
Posted: October 12, 2018, 9:32 pm
UK carrier Cello Aviation has ceased trading with immediate effect.
Posted: October 12, 2018, 8:11 pm
Delta Air Lines will introduce the first Airbus A220 in North America at New York LaGuardia airport, making good on promises that the aircraft would initially fly from the Big Apple.
Posted: October 12, 2018, 2:02 pm
Thales underlines technology trends, issues facing aviation sector
Posted: October 12, 2018, 7:10 am
UK investigators are probing a recent EasyJet Airbus A319 departure from London Gatwick, after suspecting a take-off calculation error.
Posted: October 12, 2018, 7:03 am
An Air India Express Boeing 737-800 was diverted to Mumbai Chhtrapati Shivaji International airport after one of its wheels hit the boundary wall of Tiruchirappalli International Airport on 12 October at 01:18 local time.
Posted: October 12, 2018, 5:37 am
Aer Lingus chief executive Stephen Kavanagh will step down from the role at the end of the year and be replaced by British Airways executive Sean Doyle.
Posted: October 11, 2018, 2:41 pm
Japanese efforts to cut the number of incidents involving objects falling from aircraft will include enforcing prevention standards on foreign flights from March next year.
Posted: October 11, 2018, 1:08 pm
Russian investigators probing a gear-collapse and overrun by a Sukhoi Superjet 100 have determined that the friction coefficient of the Yakutsk runway was far lower than the figure given to the crew.
Posted: October 11, 2018, 8:12 am
British Airways and Iberia parent IAG is preparing a response to the UK competition regulator after it opened a probe into the transatlantic joint business agreement in which four carriers participate.
Posted: October 11, 2018, 7:28 am
Air Senegal has started operating international flights with new services to Benin and Cote d Ivoire.
Posted: October 10, 2018, 1:25 pm
Plans by Vietnamese start-up Bamboo Airways to launch flights on 10 October appear to have fallen through, with online reports stating that the carrier has yet to obtain the necessary licences from Hanoi.
Posted: October 10, 2018, 8:09 am
Sukhoi s civil aircraft division believes the landing accident involving a Yakutia Superjet 100 at Yakutsk is not attributable to the aircraft s technical systems.
Posted: October 10, 2018, 7:38 am
Russian investigators have opened an inquiry after a Yakutia Sukhoi Superjet 100 sufferd a runway excursion and apparent landing-gear collapse at Yakutsk.
Posted: October 10, 2018, 5:49 am
Malaysia Airlines' chief executive Izham Ismail is a man on a mission: continuing the carrier's the turnaround and returning it to profitability. Still, he admits his first year on the job has not been smooth sailing.
Posted: October 10, 2018, 1:05 am
Lufthansa will end its flights from Frankfurt to San Jose on 28 October.
Posted: October 9, 2018, 8:47 am
British Airways has named Andrew Brem as its new chief commercial officer, succeeding Adam Daniels.
Posted: October 9, 2018, 8:31 am
A Thai Airways International Boeing 747-400 was involved in a "partial" runway excursion at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International airport on the evening of 8 October.
Posted: October 9, 2018, 7:26 am
Pakistan International Airlines intends to dry lease two Airbus A320s in the first quarter of 2019.
Posted: October 9, 2018, 5:39 am
Low-cost operator Jin Air narrowly avoided having its license cancelled by South Korean authorities after it was discovered that the airline had violated local transportation laws. Start-up Air Premia is inching closer to a launch in 2020, after securing funding. At the same time, Seoul restarted the feasibility studies to build a second airport on Jeju island.
Posted: October 9, 2018, 3:03 am
United Airlines will focus on making its second daily Singapore-San Francisco route work before adding frequencies or considering other non-stop USA destinations from the Southeast Asian country.
Posted: October 9, 2018, 2:46 am
Air Tahiti Nui has received the first of four Boeing 787-9s it has on order, which will replace its ageing Airbus A340-300s.
Posted: October 9, 2018, 2:34 am