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  • PICTURES: Star Alliance hails ‘smooth start’ at Heathrow’s T2

    More than 4,000 passengers used London Heathrow’s Terminal 2 in its first eight hours of operation, says Star Alliance.

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  • Etihad and Alitalia seal strategic partnership

    ​Alitalia and Etihad have agreed a strategic tie-up which will see the Abu Dhabi-based carrier take a 49% in the...

  • Virgin brands UK domestic operation Little Red

    Virgin Atlantic is branding its new UK domestic operation as Little Red, and will open the first routes at the end of...

  • Ryanair expects EU to block Aer Lingus takeover

    The European Commission intends to block Ryanair's proposed takeover of Irish flag carrier Aer Lingus, the low-cost...

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  • ROUTES: Etihad 'welcomes' EC ownership probe: Poonoosamy

    News | 22 Sep 2014 14:06 | Oliver Clark

    ​Etihad’s regulatory affairs chief Vijay Poonoosamy says he welcomes a European Commission probe into the ownership of several European airlines in which it has a stake as this will “put an end” to speculation that the Abu Dhabi-based carrier is secretly in full control of them.
  • Aer Lingus chief warns of European short-haul 'bloodbath'

    News | 16 Sep 2014 16:09 | Oliver Clark

    There is going to be a "bloodbath" in the European short-haul business as carriers cut capacity and fleets in response to oversupply, predicts Aer Lingus chief executive Christoph Mueller.
  • ANALYSIS: Virgin's Little Red dilemma

    News | 10 Sep 2014 16:02 | Oliver Clark

    ​Press speculation suggests that the future of Virgin Atlantic’s Little Red could be in jeopardy due to poor performance - but if Virgin is looking to scrap its domestic operation it could prove difficult to find an alternative.
  • Stobart Air to operate Dublin-Leeds Bradford route

    News | 03 Sep 2014 08:18 | Oliver Clark

    Stobart Air will start flights between Dublin and the UK's Leeds Bradford airport on 23 October.
  • ANALYSIS: Yield concerns cloud European second quarter

    News | 11 Aug 2014 15:32

    For European carriers, the second quarter brought improved profits but plenty of doubts over the yield environment for the rest of the year.
  • Etihad and Alitalia seal strategic partnership

    News | 08 Aug 2014 15:26 | Oliver Clark

    ​Alitalia and Etihad have agreed a strategic tie-up which will see the Abu Dhabi-based carrier take a 49% in the Italian carrier for €387.5 million.