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    BA FORMS JOINT BUSINESS WITH CHINA SOUTHERN

    Dec 18, 2019

    British Airways and China Southern Airlines will launch a joint business on 2 January which will initially see the carriers codeshare on a number of flights. Customers of both airlines will be provided with an expanded choice of flights as a result of the partnership, with the carriers due to cooper...

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    AIR FRANCE-KLM FIRMS ITS ORDER FOR 60 AIRBUS A220 AIRCRAFT

    Dec 18, 2019

    Airbus has today announced a firming up of a 60 aircraft order by Air France-KLM. The order was originally announced in July, alongside purchase rights for a further 60. All these aircraft are the larger A220-300 variant and will be operated by Air France. Back in July, Air France-KLM announced a hu...

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    BOEING TO HALT 737 MAX PRODUCTION

    Dec 18, 2019

    Boeing has announced it will temporarily suspend production of the 737 Max in January following two fatal crashes. The manufacturer was hoping the aircraft would be recertified and a grounding order lifted by the end of this year, but the US Federal Aviation Administration has refused to put a timel...

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    SOUTHWEST REACHES A DEAL WITH BOEING OVER MAX

    Dec 16, 2019

    Southwest Airlines has reached a confidential agreement with Boeing relating to the financial damages incurred due to the grounding of the airline’s 737 MAX jets. The US LCC stated that it is in further talks with Boeing over future compensation for the groundings through a reduction in cost b...

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    BIRMINGHAM AIRPORT UPDATES FLIGHT DATA DISPLAY SYSTEM TO EFPS

    Dec 16, 2019

    The implementation of electronic flight progress strips will help to enhance safety and increase capacity capabilities at the airport. Birmingham Airport has implemented electronic flight progress strips (EFPS) – a new flight data display system – within its air traffic control (ATC) tow...

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    “RATIONALISING AND MODERNISING”: AIR FRANCE–KLM INCREASE A350-900 ORDER

    Dec 16, 2019

    The Air France–KLM Group has announced today that it will be enhancing its fleet by issuing a “firm order” for ten more A350-900s, which will take its total order for the aircraft up to 38. With the further acquisition of the groundbreaking vehicle, considered to be one of the indu...

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    QANTAS CHOOSES AIRBUS FOR ULTRA LONG-HAUL PROGRAMME

    Dec 13, 2019

    Qantas has made several key announcements regarding Project Sunrise, its quest to determine if ultra long-haul routes would be viable, including the news that it has provisionally chosen the Airbus A350-1000 to operate future flights. The Australian airline had been looking at both the A350 and the ...

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    WESTJET GOES PRIVATE UNDER ONEX

    Dec 13, 2019

    Toronto-based Onex Corporation will complete its buyout of Calgary-based WestJet Airlines for C$5 billion ($3.8 billion) including the carrier’s debt following final regulatory approval of the deal by the Canadian Transportation Agency. In a 11 December statement Onex says WestJet shareholders...

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    VIRGIN AUSTRALIA EXPANDS INTO JAPAN FURTHER WITH NEW ANA CODESHARE

    Jan 17, 2020

    Virgin Australia has inked a new deal with Japan’s ANA to begin operating codeshares throughout Australia and eventually internationally! These new codeshare flights will greatly improve access between the two nations and will, one day, allow bilateral travel amongst the two partners’ ne...

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    BOMBARDIER REASSESSING THEIR A220 DEAL WITH AIRBUS

    Jan 17, 2020

    Bombardier, Airbus‘ minor partner in the A220 program, is coming to regret the choice of selling 51% of its small jetliner program to Airbus. Bombardier originally set out to open up a new market for themselves with the A220/C-Series. They were quite successful in the small aircraft range with...

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    WESTJET LAUNCHES NEW TRANSATLANTIC BOEING 737-700 FLIGHT

    Jan 17, 2020

    Canadian operator WestJet is planning a new transatlantic service. The Boeing 737 operated flight would be used to connect Canada’s Halifax to Manchester in the United Kingdom. The seasonal flight is set to operate over the 2020 summer period. WestJet is launching its third route from Halifax ...

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    TOYOTA INVESTS $394 MILLION IN JOBY AVIATION'S FLYING TAXIS

    Jan 16, 2020

    Japanese car manufacturer Toyota has been named as the lead investor in Californian-based aerospace company Joby Aviation's latest Series C funding round, which raised $590 million. Of that total, Toyota contributed $349 million. In the latest funding round, Toyota was also joined by prior inves...

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    JET EDGE ACQUIRES JETSELECT TO EXPAND PRIVATE CHARTER FLEET

    Jan 16, 2020

    Jet Edge (EDG, Van Nuys) has acquired Columbus-based rival JetSelect Aviation, expanding its fleet of large-cabin and long-range private aircraft to include a bolstered range in the super-midsize cabin class, it said in a statement dated January 14. Jet Edge, which provides services to aircraft owne...

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    QATAR AIRWAYS LAUNCHES CODESHARE WITH DEUTSCHE BAHN

    Jan 16, 2020

    Qatar Airways has announced a codeshare partnership with Deutsche Bahn (DB) the German railway operator, offering its passengers connections to and from eight key destinations in Germany, according to a press release issued by the airline. The Oneworld carrier currently operates 35 weekly flights be...

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    APD CUT BEING CONSIDERED TO SAVE FLYBE

    Jan 14, 2020

    The government is reportedly considering cutting Air Passenger Duty on UK domestic flights in an effort to keep regional carrier Flybe from going into administration. Sky News reported yesterday that the airline had been in rescue talks on Sunday evening, less than a year after it was acquired by Co...

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    JET EDGE INTERNATIONAL ACQUIRES JETSELECT AVIATION

    Jan 14, 2020

    Jet Edge International acquires Columbus, Ohio-based JetSelect Aviation to create one of the world’s largest and most diverse fleets of aircraft based throughout the United States. The acquisition will provide more elevated private jet charter options for consumers and corporations across the ...

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    ETIHAD EXPANDS ITS PARTNERSHIP WITH GULF AIR

    Jan 13, 2020

    Gulf Air has partnered up with Etihad to share benefits across both loyalty programs. Members of Etihad Guest, the loyalty program of Etihad, can now use their membership to redeem benefits across Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain. Likewise, those frequent flyer members of Gulf Air’s F...

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    ​AIRBUS BEGINS BELUGAXL OPERATIONS

    Jan 13, 2020

    Airbus has started operating the first of the six BelugaXL high-capacity transports it is building to facilitate production ramp-up. The A330-based aircraft completed its first operational flight on 9 January, says the airframer. EASA certification was secured in November 2019, following a test camp...

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    BRA AXES A220 ORDER BUT PLANS E190 WET-LEASE

    Jan 13, 2020

    Scandinavian carrier Braathens Regional Airlines has axed a long-standing order for Airbus A220s, and plans to wet-lease Embraer 190s for regional jet operations. BRA evolved from the merger of Malmo Aviation with other carrier operations and inherited the order for 10 Bombardier CSeries jets origin...

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    DELTA AIR LINES SPENDS $100,000 OFFSETTING CO2 ON CES FLIGHTS

    Jan 13, 2020

    Delta Air Lines has announced that it will spend $100,000 to offset the CO2 emissions from its CES 2020 flights. CEO Ed Bastian used his keynote address at the event to announce that the company would be offsetting its flights to and from Las Vegas for the week beginning 6th January 2020. Bastian in...

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