China Southern Airlines has agreed to order eight Boeing 777-300ERs as well as 30 737 Max 8 jets.
Posted: October 20, 2017, 11:41 am
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.
Posted: October 20, 2017, 11:12 am
Kuala Lumpur has entered an 'no-find, no fee' agreement with seabed exploration firm Ocean Infinity to resume the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.
Posted: October 20, 2017, 12:44 am
Hawaiian Airlines confirms it considering acquiring other aircraft types instead of the six Airbus A330-800neos it currently has on order.
Posted: October 19, 2017, 9:43 pm
Outgoing Malaysia Airlines chief executive Peter Bellew has detailed his reasons for taking up the post of chief operating officer at Ryanair from 1 December.
Posted: October 19, 2017, 2:41 am
Delta Air Lines remains committed to its Bombardier CSeries order, following plans by Airbus to buy a majority stake in the programme.
Posted: October 18, 2017, 8:08 pm
Delta Air Lines will fly its new Airbus A350-900 to Amsterdam in 2018, as it prepares to introduce its latest product offerings and aircraft on long-haul routes at the end of October.
Posted: October 18, 2017, 4:24 pm
Middle Eastern carrier Emirates will take its Airbus A380 fleet into triple figures next month when it takes delivery of its 100th aircraft.
Posted: October 18, 2017, 11:31 am
Central European budget carrier Wizz Air is formally seeking a UK air operator's certificate and operating licence.
Posted: October 18, 2017, 9:17 am
Delta Air Lines is looking at both the Airbus A320neo and Boeing 737 Max for an upcoming narrowbody order.
Posted: October 17, 2017, 2:09 pm
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Posted: October 17, 2017, 10:59 am
Hawaiian regional carrier Island Air has disclosed a decision to file for US Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, citing legal challenges from lessors of its aircraft fleet.
Posted: October 17, 2017, 10:08 am
Malaysia Airlines chief executive Peter Bellew is to step down from the airline after barely a year, having been recruited by budget carrier Ryanair to serve as chief operations officer.
Posted: October 17, 2017, 9:25 am
Qantas has taken delivery of its first Boeing 787-9 at a ceremony held at Boeing s delivery centre in Everett.
Posted: October 17, 2017, 1:17 am
Canada's Transport minister has confirmed that a small passenger aircraft struck a drone while on approach to Quebec City on 12 October.
Posted: October 16, 2017, 7:03 pm
For LATAM Airlines Group, the end of 2016 marked a financial turning point. The Santiago-based carrier turned in an annual net profit, its first in the four years since its creation from a merger between Chile's LAN and Brazil's TAM.
Posted: October 16, 2017, 10:30 am
When British Airways was forced to ground 726 flights over three days in May, the resulting chaos for its passengers around the globe racked up a bill of some 80 million ($105 million), according to the carrier's own estimates. BA found itself under intense media scrutiny, and UK prime minister Theresa May weighed in, calling on the airline to compensate disgruntled customers.
Posted: October 16, 2017, 8:32 am
The reborn AirAsia Japan will commence services on 29 October with a maiden service from its Nagoya hub to Sapporo, two years after receiving its air operator's certificate.
Posted: October 16, 2017, 5:56 am
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has taken steps to further integrate its skies and facilitate passenger flow among member countries.
Posted: October 16, 2017, 3:17 am
United Airlines will add at least 23 seats to its long-haul Boeing 777-200s when it reconfigures the aircraft with its new Polaris business class seats.
Posted: October 13, 2017, 2:27 pm
Operators of Airbus A320neos with CFM International Leap-1A engines are likely to be told to inspect high-pressure turbine disks to check for possible defects.
Posted: October 13, 2017, 11:51 am
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.
Posted: October 13, 2017, 10:44 am
Airport security screening will become less intrusive in the future, but the technology necessary has yet to mature.
Posted: October 13, 2017, 8:21 am
Operators of Airbus A380s with Engine Alliance GP7200 powerplants are being ordered to conduct an urgent inspection of the engines' fan hubs for damage.
Posted: October 13, 2017, 7:45 am
GECAS has acquired a Boeing 747-8F leased to Russian carrier AirBridgeCargo Airlines from Boeing Capital Corporation.
Posted: October 13, 2017, 2:25 am
Boeing has rolled out the first 787-10 aircraft out of the paint shop for its launch customer Singapore Airlines (SIA).
Posted: October 13, 2017, 2:21 am
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.
Posted: October 13, 2017, 1:04 am
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.
Posted: October 12, 2017, 4:04 pm
Lufthansa Group has signed an agreement with Air Berlin to acquire parts of the insolvent Oneworld carrier's operations.
Posted: October 12, 2017, 3:52 pm
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.
Posted: October 12, 2017, 3:36 pm