The Cathay Pacific Group swung to an operating loss of HK$1.7 billion ($217.3 million) for the first half of 2017, reversing from the HK$664 million profit posted the same period a year ago, reflecting intense competition and downward pressure on yields.
Posted: August 16, 2017, 9:38 am
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) has released two new reports that analysed data gathered during the surface search for Malaysia Airlines MH370.
Posted: August 16, 2017, 6:02 am
Irish budget carrier Ryanair is protesting a proposed Lufthansa acquisition of Air Berlin assets, following Air Berlin's filing for administration.
Posted: August 16, 2017, 5:48 am
News that Etihad's partner Air Berlin has followed stablemate Alitalia into a formal restructuring process on top of the Gulf carrier's own exit from holdings in Darwin Airline and, before that, Aer Lingus leaves its European investment strategy in a state of disarray.
Posted: August 15, 2017, 3:55 pm
To understand the scope of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings' ongoing business transformation, look no further than Amazon One a Boeing 767-300ER Freighter with registration N1997A.
Posted: August 15, 2017, 3:15 pm
The two largest Turkish airlines have reported improving financial results for the quarter ended 30 June as they work to recover from the impact of their home country's recent geopolitical and security uncertainties.
Posted: August 15, 2017, 2:34 pm
Air Berlin has filed for insolvency at a court in the German capital today.
Posted: August 15, 2017, 12:30 pm
Aeroflot Group has recorded a sharp fall in interim pre-tax profits, down more than 80% to Rb2.1 billion ($35 million) for the first half.
Posted: August 15, 2017, 7:59 am
Philippine Airlines (PAL) will start flying non-stop between Manila and Auckland from 6 December, using Airbus A340s.
Posted: August 15, 2017, 6:03 am
United Airlines will start using gates in boarding area A at San Francisco International airport to accommodate its continuing growth.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 8:52 pm
American Airlines will debut its new Boeing 737 Max 8 on flights between Miami and New York LaGuardia in November.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 2:45 pm
Fastjet will go head to head with multiple airlines when it launches a Harare-Lusaka service this winter.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 10:09 am
Qatari authorities have lifted visa requirements for citizens of 80 countries, as the Gulf state continues to be pressured by a blockade from a number of other Arab nations.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 6:47 am
Canadian investigators have disclosed that an Airbus A319 crew experienced a conflict over authorisation while crossing a runway at Mexico City.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 5:50 am
The chairman of Japan Airlines has warned that plans to expand to expand Tokyo's two international airports will not be sufficient for traffic growth in the coming years, and expressed concern about a shortage of slots.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 12:02 am
United Airlines will shift its fleet of Boeing 767-400ER aircraft to its Newark Liberty International airport hub from October, to address continuing issues with its flight attendant groups.
Posted: August 11, 2017, 8:08 pm
Qatar Airways has confirmed that it is to introduce Boeing 747-8 freighters to its fleet, after embarking on a recruitment drive for cockpit crew.
Posted: August 11, 2017, 7:07 pm
Japanese investigators are probing an unusually long take-off run by a Polar Air Cargo Boeing 747-8F from Tokyo last month.
Posted: August 11, 2017, 10:28 am
Investigators have indicated that the Lion Air Boeing 737-900ER involved in a ground collision at Medan had been conducting its landing roll at the time.
Posted: August 11, 2017, 8:25 am
Italian civil aviation regulator ENAC has restored full operating licences of struggling Alitalia and its CityLiner subsidiary.
Posted: August 11, 2017, 5:52 am
China Southern Airlines has completed the issuance of 270.6 million Hong Kong-listed shares to American Airlines, making the US carrier an official stakeholder.
Posted: August 11, 2017, 2:30 am
American football team New England Patriots has acquired two former American Airlines Boeing 767-300ERs for travel to out-of-town games, Flight Fleets Analyzer shows.
Posted: August 10, 2017, 3:32 pm
United Airlines will add service to Paine Field-Snohomish County airport near Seattle in 2018, joining Alaska Airlines in returning commercial air service to the airport.
Posted: August 10, 2017, 2:38 pm
United Arab Emirates authorities are denying that the Gulf state has opened its airspace to Qatari aircraft, following a NOTAM route amendment.
Posted: August 10, 2017, 7:43 am
Investigators have found that undetected release of the parking brake and premature removal of chocks led to an EasyJet Airbus A320's suffering damage as it rolled backwards at London Gatwick.
Posted: August 10, 2017, 5:15 am
Virgin Australia is planning to equip its core fleet of Boeing 737s, 777s and Airbus A330s with in-flight wi-fi connectivity by the second half of 2019.
Posted: August 10, 2017, 4:15 am
ExpressJet Airlines announces a series of changes to contracts with major carriers, including termination of an agreement with Delta Air Lines and expanded deals with United Airlines and American Airlines.
Posted: August 9, 2017, 9:43 pm
The Transportation Safety Board of Canada is reviewing two safety-related airline incidents that occurred in recent days at Toronto Pearson International airport.
Posted: August 9, 2017, 7:29 pm
CSeries launch operator Swiss intends to gradually increase the number of Bombardier CS100 flights to London City from the initial single rotation per day.
Posted: August 9, 2017, 2:59 pm
Lack of maintenance support to assess a hard landing prompted an Airbus A321 crew to return to Dusseldorf, after which the aircraft was found to have sustained serious damage.
Posted: August 9, 2017, 9:47 am