Emirates has unveiled an Airbus A380 adorned with a special livery in recognition of the airline s sponsorship of Real Madrid football club.
Posted: December 16, 2018, 12:00 pm
The first of 10 Boeing 787-9s for WestJet has emerged from painting, ahead of deliveries commencing early next year.
Posted: December 15, 2018, 5:17 pm
Boeing marked a key milestone in its relationship with China s aviation industry today, delivering the first aircraft from its 737 completion and delivery centre in Zhoushan.
Posted: December 15, 2018, 11:29 am
Delta Air Lines is focusing on international opportunities in 2019, as it heeds economic forecasts of a potential slowdown at home.
Posted: December 14, 2018, 10:14 pm
Canada's aviation safety agency is urging regulators to address icing-related risks that may have contributed to the deadly crash of an ATR turboprop in northern Canada one year ago.
Posted: December 14, 2018, 8:10 pm
The August theft of a Q400 from Seattle-Tacoma airport turns attention to mental health
Posted: December 14, 2018, 7:34 pm
SEARCH FOR MH370
Posted: December 14, 2018, 7:30 pm
This year s Flight Airline Business digital special edition, sponsored by CFM, highlights 2018 s biggest stories, interviews and rankings. It also looks ahead at what s in store for 2019.
Posted: December 14, 2018, 7:23 pm
Azul says it is not engaged in talks to make a bid for Avianca Brazil, following a Brazilian newspaper report that said the airline was studying a potential offer for its financially troubled competitor.
Posted: December 14, 2018, 7:20 pm
Hugh Dibley joined BOAC during its heyday in the 1950s and enjoyed a colourful life balancing his career as an airline pilot along while also being a very successful amateur racing driver
Posted: December 14, 2018, 6:44 pm
The US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) will hold an investigation hearing on 15 January to determine the cause of a 2017 runway excursion involving a Boeing MD-83 with a jammed elevator.
Posted: December 14, 2018, 6:25 pm
Air Astana has issued Airbus and Boeing with a request for proposals to provide new-generation narrowbodies for nascent low-cost unit FlyArystan.
Posted: December 14, 2018, 12:29 pm
A German insolvency court will consider a move by administrators of collapsed carrier Air Berlin to seek damages of up to 2 billion ($2.3 billion) from the carrier's former shareholder Etihad Airways.
Posted: December 14, 2018, 12:03 pm
Long-time readers of Flight International will know that while our dear friend Uncle Roger gives the impression of having retired to a life of leisure, this is just a cover he actually spends all of his time hard at work preparing a fiendishly difficult quiz challenge for this annual year-end special edition of the world s favourite aerospace magazine. There are no prizes at stake, but what could be more rewarding than the satisfaction of going all-out in a battle of wits against the sly old duffer?
Posted: December 14, 2018, 12:00 pm
Kazakhstan flag carrier Air Astana foresees that its Embraer 190-E2s will open up new destinations in eastern Europe and China.
Posted: December 14, 2018, 11:51 am
One of Air Canada s Boeing 777-300ER has sustained damage during a hard landing and tail-strike at Hong Kong.
Posted: December 14, 2018, 9:04 am
Malaysia Airlines will miss its target to return to profit in 2018, and has warned that next year looking equally challenging.
Posted: December 14, 2018, 8:05 am
Tigerair Australia pilots will impose some work bans between 21 and 24 December over a pay dispute with the carrier, which may result in some flight delays during the lead-up to Christmas.
Posted: December 14, 2018, 5:50 am
China s aviation regulator has put out an action plan targeted at building the country into an aviation powerhouse.
Posted: December 14, 2018, 3:55 am
AirAsia has confirmed that it has been approached by 13 potential purchasers for some of its aircraft and its aircraft leasing business, including US fund Castlelake.
Posted: December 14, 2018, 1:24 am
Transport Canada has cut maximum on-duty periods for pilots and tweaked pilot rest requirements in a move regulators describe as more-closely aligning Canadian rules with international standards.
Posted: December 13, 2018, 10:18 pm
Minnesota-based Sun Country Airlines plans to have at least 40% of its fleet on capital leases or under direct ownership, as it moves away from operating leases under an extensive plan to overhaul costs following a change in ownership earlier this year.
Posted: December 13, 2018, 4:02 pm
Airline body IATA is optimistic that the relevant governments will take the necessary steps to ensure continuity of air services after the UK's scheduled departure from the European Union on 29 March 2019.
Posted: December 13, 2018, 3:12 pm
Aviation Capital Group has moved to repossess eight Airbus A320s and one A319 that were leased to embattled carrier Avianca Brazil.
Posted: December 13, 2018, 2:10 am
The threat of a strike by Air New Zealand aircraft maintenance and logistics staff in the lead-up to Christmas has been averted after the airline struck a new deal with two unions.
Posted: December 13, 2018, 1:52 am
The operator of Washington Dulles and American Airlines are discussing new flights, even as the mainline carrier prepares to expand at Ronald Reagan Washington National.
Posted: December 12, 2018, 10:11 pm
Hawaiian Airlines may soon invest in onboard wireless internet assuming that expected technological improvements bring reliable satellite communications to far reaches of the Pacific Ocean.
Posted: December 12, 2018, 10:06 pm
Latin American budget carrier Viva Air has selected Teledyne Controls to provide hard- and software to collect aircraft data and distribute on-board system software updates across a fleet of Airbus A320 jets
Posted: December 12, 2018, 4:28 pm
Financially troubled Avianca Brazil has cancelled about 3% of its daily operations today, even as the airline says it has secured the release of fleet to ensure that operations continue following yesterday's bankruptcy protection filing.
Posted: December 12, 2018, 3:54 pm
The appointment of Anne Rigail as the new chief executive of Air France is a positive end to a year in which gender diversity among airline leaders was thrust into the spotlight for all the wrong reasons.
Posted: December 12, 2018, 1:39 pm