Archive | June, 2009


A good man stands down at Royal Jordanian

Royal Jordanian chief executive Samer Majali resigns

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IAE’s chief Beatty stays positive

I’m finally feeling normal again after the Paris air show last week. I had the chance to sit down with International Aero Engines chief executive John Beatty who agreed to give his assessment  of the industry’s resilience to survive the downturn. Take a look for yourself.

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Which way does the wind blow on European air taxes?

Clickair chief executive Alex Cruz and Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary were both in London this week talking to the media. Both took the opportunity to hit out at the UK’s £10 air passenger duty

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Pichler takes over at Jazeera

All change at Kuwaiti budget carrier Jazeera Airways, with Stefan Pichler – until recently chief commercial officer at Australia’s Virgin Blue – taking the helm as chief executive

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O’Leary on air passenger duty and the end of checked-in bags

Ryanair chief Michael O’Leary was in London to talk to the media today, ostensibly to lay into the UK Government for its £10 air passenger duty and the associated impact on tourism – but as ever covering a range of topics.

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Paris 2009: Inside the Sukhoi SuperJet – photos Pt II

More photographs from inside the Sukhoi SuperJet

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Paris 2009: Inside the Sukhoi SuperJet – lots of pictures Pt I

Airline Business takes a peek inside Sukhoi’s SuperJet

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Paris 2009: AirAsia rocks into Paris with huge A350 order

AirAsia has stolen the show at Paris with orders for 10 Airbus A350s

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Paris 2009: Sukhoi celebrates with Malev order

Superjet boss is smiling at the Paris Air Show

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Follow Flightglobal at the Paris Air Show

Airline Business has joined its colleagues at Flightglobal to cover this week’s Paris Air Show

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