Japanese freight operator Nippon Cargo Airlines expects its services to remain suspended for at least another week, to allow more time for maintenance record checks.
Posted: June 24, 2018, 3:19 pm
Aegean Airlines has firmed up an order for 30 Airbus A320neo-family jets.
Posted: June 22, 2018, 4:03 pm
Russian investigators have disclosed that an Azur Air Boeing 757-200 experienced an in-flight upset with excessive pitch and roll while attempting to land at Antalya.
Posted: June 22, 2018, 9:32 am
The UK government has signalled its readiness to reserve slots at an expanded London Heathrow airport in order to establish new public service obligation (PSO) subsides for domestic routes.
Posted: June 22, 2018, 9:27 am
An Air New Zealand ATR 72-500 had to return to Napier airport following an engine incident on 22 June.
Posted: June 22, 2018, 8:26 am
Singapore Airlines has revealed that it would transfer several Boeing 737s from its regional arm SilkAir to its low-cost unit Scoot.
Posted: June 22, 2018, 1:23 am
Bombardier will showcase its new Atmosphere cabin on a CRJ900 painted in Delta Air Lines' colours at the Farnborough air show next month.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 9:30 pm
Virgin Atlantic chief commercial officer Shai Weiss will take the helm at the UK carrier after Craig Kreeger retires at year-end.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 2:58 pm
The UK government is recruiting a negotiator to handle EU talks aimed at finalising the post-Brexit aviation regulatory regime.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 8:57 am
Russian investigators are to probe an incident involving a Rossiya Airbus A319 which experienced an engine event while transporting the Saudi Arabian national football team to Rostov-on-Don.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 6:37 am
Russian budget carrier Pobeda has secured several favourable legal rulings after pursuing cost claims against passengers who forced flight diversions by smoking on board.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 5:45 am
The Indian government has officially placed Air India's privatisation process on hold.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 3:29 am
Argentina s low-cost startup Flybondi has surpassed Andes Lineas Aereas as the country s third largest airline, and is seeking 361 potential new route authorities to secure its long-term expansion.
Posted: June 20, 2018, 8:45 pm
Avianca has revived plans to launch a regional carrier with its fleet of ATR 72 turboprops, and will base the airline in Bogota.
Posted: June 20, 2018, 5:21 pm
Delta Air Lines has ordered 20 Bombardier CRJ900s to replace older regional jets in its feeder fleet.
Posted: June 20, 2018, 11:37 am
Malaysia Airlines has dropped plans to retrofit its six Airbus A380s to a high-density seat configuration for pilgrimage flights.
Posted: June 20, 2018, 7:13 am
The AirAsia Group has again refuted any wrongdoing in its dealings with the Indian government over its AirAsia India unit, following allegations of corruption made in a first information report registered by the Indian police.
Posted: June 20, 2018, 2:22 am
Canadian startup Flair Airlines will increasingly center its flight network at Edmonton and intends to move its headquarters to the city in the coming months.
Posted: June 19, 2018, 8:33 pm
Airbus's third test-flight A330-900, carrying the colours of launch operator TAP Portugal, has landed in Lisbon after commencing the initial stage of route-proving flights.
Posted: June 19, 2018, 6:08 pm
Ethiopia's government is examining the possibility of selling part of the flag carrier to one or more African states.
Posted: June 19, 2018, 3:55 pm
Norwegian's chief executive Bjorn Kjos has revealed that the field of bidders for the airline includes Lufthansa as well as IAG and is not limited to those two.
Posted: June 19, 2018, 1:38 pm
Cathay Pacific has taken delivery of its first Airbus A350-1000, making it the variant's second operator after Qatar Airways, which received its initial example in February.
Posted: June 19, 2018, 10:44 am
The reported plan by JetBlue Airways founder David Neeleman to start a new US airline using Bombardier CSeries could shake up an industry characterised by consolidation and a notable lack of new entrants.
Posted: June 18, 2018, 10:51 pm
At a Caribbean aviation conference in the Bahamas earlier this week, Tropic Ocean Airways chief executive Robert Ceravolo prompted laughter and nods of familiarity in the room when he told the story of a traveller he met while en route to Nassau.
Posted: June 18, 2018, 3:06 pm
As the worldwide fleet of Boeing 737-200s continues to dwindle, one Canadian operator sees a bright future in the aging twinjet.
Posted: June 18, 2018, 3:04 pm
Can an aircraft be hacked? The answer would appear to be yes. It emerged last year that, in 2016, US Department of Homeland Security cyber experts had hacked into the avionics of a Boeing 757 obtained by the agency for testing.
Posted: June 18, 2018, 10:48 am
US regulators are ordering operators of winglet-equipped Boeing 767-300s to conduct checks on the wing structure following occurrences of fatigue cracking.
Posted: June 18, 2018, 6:05 am
Japanese freight operator Nippon Cargo Airlines is suspending services for several days after discovering a maintenance record discrepancy with its fleet.
Posted: June 16, 2018, 7:16 pm
Canadian start-up Swoop has filed a request with US regulators to begin flights to the USA on 11 October.
Posted: June 15, 2018, 9:00 pm
Rolls-Royce remains confident that the blade durability problems affecting its Trent 1000 engine will not be replicated in its Trent XWB or Trent 7000 powerplants.
Posted: June 15, 2018, 11:43 am