20 Aug
2015

Certification tests over 80 per cent complete for Bombardier C Series

Bombardier announced today that its all-new CS100 has performed over 80 per cent of the required certification tests with more than 2,250 flight test hours to date.

20 Aug
2015

Icelandair announces Montreal service

Icelandair will begin a scheduled service from Reykjavik (KEF) to Montreal, Canada in May 2016 with easy connections from all 6 UK airports Icelandair fly from.

20 Aug
2015

Finnair to add four new routes to Edinburgh, Billund, Pula and Svalbard

Finnair is opening four new routes to Edinburgh, Billund, Pula and Svalbard for summer 2016.

20 Aug
2015

SAS expands with new direct routes to USA

SAS is expanding and opening three new direct routes to USA in 2016.

20 Aug
2015

Bangkok Airways and Air Astana to codeshare

Bangkok Airways recently announced a new codeshare agreement with the Republic of Kazakhstan-based Air Astana, increasing its code share partners to 19.

19 Aug
2015

Emirates to resume flights to Baghdad

Emirates will recommence passenger flights to Baghdad from 17 September 2015.

18 Aug
2015

Air France and Air Seychelles to codeshare

Air France and Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles today signed a landmark codeshare agreement to provide travellers with enhanced connections between France, wider Europe and Seychelles.

18 Aug
2015

Norwegian to start Boston service

Low-cost airline Norwegian has announced start of flights from London to Boston.

15 Aug
2015

Virgin America expands board of directors

Virgin America Inc. has announced the appointment of Jennifer Vogel and Paul Wachter to the Virgin America Board of Directors, effective immediately.

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European turboprop aircraft manufacturer ATR and Latin American aviation group AviancaTaca Holding announced the signature of a major contract for the purchase of 15 ATR 72-600s, plus options for 15 additional aircraft.

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Bombardier Aerospace announced today that airBaltic has signed a firm purchase agreement to acquire 10 all-newBombardier CS300 airliners.

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Singapore Airlines will be investing nearly SGD$95 million to refit ten Boeing 777-200ER aircraft with new long-haul cabin products to provide customers with additional space and comfort.

Africa

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July 03, 2015 733

fastjet announces new route linking Tanzania and Malawi

fastjet Tanzania has announced that flights on its newest and sixth international route will commence on 27th July 2015 between Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and Lilongwe, Malawi.
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RwandAir suspends flights to Mwanza

Rwandair, the national flag carrier of the Republic of Rwanda, announced the suspension of…
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Roy Kinnear appointed Chief Executive Officer of Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles announced the appointment of Roy Kinnear as its new Chief Executive Officer,…

Asia

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August 22, 2015 128

Boeing Delivers Nok Air's First Direct-Purchased Next-Generation 737-800

Boeing and Nok Air celebrated the airline's first direct-purchased Next-Generation 737-800.
Boeing 737-900ER

Sriwijaya Air celebrate double delivery of Next-Generation 737-900ERs

Boeing and Sriwijaya Air celebrated the delivery of two new Next-Generation 737-900ER…
Embraer 190

Bangkok Airways and Air Astana to codeshare

Bangkok Airways recently announced a new codeshare agreement with the Republic of…

Europe

Airbus 330-300
August 20, 2015 144

SAS expands with new direct routes to USA

SAS is expanding and opening three new direct routes to USA in 2016.
Boeing 757

Icelandair announces Montreal service

Icelandair will begin a scheduled service from Reykjavik (KEF) to Montreal, Canada in May 2016…
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Finnair to add four new routes to Edinburgh, Billund, Pula and Svalbard

Finnair is opening four new routes to Edinburgh, Billund, Pula and Svalbard for summer 2016.

Middle East

Airbus 330
August 19, 2015 209

Emirates to resume flights to Baghdad

Emirates will recommence passenger flights to Baghdad from 17 September 2015.
Airbus 320

Gulf Air increases direct Cairo service

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, today announced it will increase its…
Boeing 777-300ER

Emirates increases frequency to Phuket

Emirates today announced four new weekly flights between Dubai and Phuket to commence on 1…

North America

CRJ 700
August 23, 2015 118

Terry Vais to succeed Alex Marren as ExpressJet Chief Operating Officer

SkyWest has announced the selection of Terry Vais as Chief Operating Officer of ExpressJet Airlines, effective Sept. 9, 2015.
Airbus 321

American Airlines announces new Los Angeles to Havana charter services

American Airlines and Cuba Travel Services announce new charter service between Los Angeles…
Boeing 767

UPS pilots continue fight for 'One Level Of Safety'

As UPS pilots mark the second anniversary of the crash of Flight 1354 on approach to…

Pacific and Oceania

Boeing 777
August 21, 2015 170

Qantas and China Eastern receive joint venture authorization

Qantas and China Eastern have today received the ACCC’s authorisation of their joint business for a period of five years.
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Fiji Airways sets new profit record

Fiji Airways has set a new profit record for the first six months of 2015, reporting an…
Q300

First Q300 painted in Jetstar livery

The first of five Jetstar Q300 turbo-prop aircraft to be painted in Jetstar livery rolled out…

South America

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March 17, 2015 1238

LATAM Airlines Group inaugurates route to Barcelona and expands operations to Madrid

In line with its strategy to reinforce connections to international markets, LATAM Airlines Group has reached a new milestone as a company, launching its new route to Barcelona, the sixth port of entry into Europe, together with Madrid, Paris, Milan,…
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Aerolineas Argentinas receives first of four new A330-200s on order

Argentina’s flagship carrier, Aerolineas Argentinas, has taken delivery of their first new,…
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Avianca commits to 100 A320neo aircraft

Avianca has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Airbus for 100 A320neo Family…

Caribbean

Boeing 757
April 01, 2015 977

Seaborne and American Airlines expand codeshare to the US Virgin Islands

Seaborne Airlines announced that effective immediately, its codeshare partnership with American Airlines has been expanded to include both St. Thomas and St. Croix.
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Air Europa and Seaborne Airlines to codeshare

Air Europa continues its expansion throughout the Caribbean by connecting its daily flight…
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InterCaribbean new services in Haiti, Jamaica and Dominican Republic

interCaribbean Airways announced the commencement of new non-stop services to and from…