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Moody's: Mexico airport project cancellation to hit tourism and investment

Thursday, August 23, 2018 - Credit rating agency Moody’s warned that cancelling the construction of new international airport in Mexico will negatively impact tourism and restrict further investment.
   
 
 

Finnair To Fly New A350 Route To Los Angeles In 2019

Thursday, August 23, 2018 - Continuing with its growth strategy, Finnair today announced it will begin flying to Los Angeles, California, as of next spring. Finnair will fly three weekly frequencies to LAX airport as of March 31, 2019. In addition, the new route to Los Angeles will be Finnair’s first US route to be regularly operated with the new Airbus A350 aircraft.
   
 
 

Air New Zealand announces $540m profit, second highest in airline history

Thursday, August 23, 2018 - Air New Zealand has announced a profit of $540 million, the second highest in the airline’s history. The result is second only to the $663m profit recorded in the year ended June 30 2016.
   
 
 

Monday, November 09, 2015 -
ASW_01_Facebook_Post_1920x1080As The Airline of Switzerland, SWISS brings people and cultures together. Now the company is seeking keen travellers from various countries to come to Switzerland, explore the country with local hosts and acquire a unique Swiss experience.


 
Swiss International Air Lines is looking in 17 countries for people who would like to get to know Switzerland from an individual local perspective. And to this end, SWISS is inviting people in all 17 nations – nine in Europe and eight farther afield – to apply to make this unique trip by submitting a creative one-minute video to its special platform between now and 30 November.
   
 
 

Boeing and Tata Announce Aerospace Joint Venture in India

Monday, November 09, 2015 -

HB5Q2348_med-resBoeing and Tata Advanced Systems today announced a joint venture (JV) that will manufacture aerostructures for aircraft and collaborate on integrated systems development opportunities in India.
 




The JV will initially create a manufacturing center of excellence to produce aerostructures for the AH-64 Apache helicopter and to compete for additional manufacturing work packages across Boeing platforms, both commercial and defense.  Boeing and Tata Advanced Systems intend to grow the JV partnership in the future with a focus on opportunities to collaborate on development and selling of integrated systems.
   
 
 

Etihad Airways Announces Option Conversions For Two Boeing 777 Freighters at Dubai Air Show 2015

Sunday, November 08, 2015 -
Etihad AirwaysEtihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, today announced it would take delivery of two Boeing 777 freighter aircraft.




The decision to exercise the options, which were part of Etihad Airways’ historic US$67 billion mixed fleet order for 199 aircraft in 2013, was unveiled on the opening day of the Dubai Air Show.
   
 
 

International and domestic traffic powers Middle East growth

Sunday, November 08, 2015 -

airbusAviation growth in the Middle East has been so impressive; few regions of the world can match it. In the last decade, travel to from and within the region has quadrupled earning the region the title of today’s aviation crossroads.





Thanks to aircraft like the A380, the A350 XWB, the A330 and A330neo, now well over 90% of the world’s population can connect via the Middle East. Latest estimates say aviation supports two million jobs and US$116 billion in GDP in the region.
   
 
 

Friday, November 06, 2015 - TigerairTigerair Singapore has signed a Flight Hour Services – Tailored Support Package (FHS-TSP) contract with Airbus to provide full component support, and fleet technical management services for its A320-family aircraft.
 





This 10-year FHS-TSP contract, commencing early 2016, guarantees spare parts availability through an extensive scope of A320 Line Replaceable Units (LRUs), components repair, transportation and expendables provisioning together with Fleet Technical Management (FTM) services where Tigerair will benefit from Airbus’ experience and expertise to optimize their aircraft maintenance and engineering operations.
   
 
 

Southwest Airlines Pilot Union Rejects Agreement

Thursday, November 05, 2015 -


Southwest AirlinesSouthwest Airlines today announced that its Pilots have rejected the tentative contract agreement that Union and Company negotiators reached in September. According to the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association, 62 percent of Pilots who cast ballots voted against the deal.





“Everyone who worked on this agreement wanted to ensure that it recognized Southwest Pilots for the role they play in the Company’s success,” said Vice President of Flight Operations Craig Drew. “Although our efforts failed to produce an agreement, we will continue working until we have a contract that meets the needs of our Pilots and the Company.”
   
 
 

SpiceJet announces direct flight from Chennai to Bangkok

Thursday, November 05, 2015 - spicejetSpiceJet today announced new direct international flights to Bangkok from Chennai, flying 6 days a week. Flight services on this route will commence from December 10, 2015, and this will be SpiceJet’s second direct international flight from Chennai.




SpiceJet is offering an exciting all inclusive introductory promotional return fare of just Rs. 9,999 (Chennai-Bangkok-Chennai) / THB 5400 (Bangkok-Chennai-Bangkok) for a limited period. Booking for tickets are open now, and seats are limited, so hurry, book now!
   
 
 
 
   
     
   
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