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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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  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Yield-concerns-cloud-European-second-quarter-402559/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Etihad-and-Alitalia-seal-strategic-partnership-402535/
  • ANALYSIS: Ryanair smells victory in regulatory battles

    News | 06 Aug 2014 15:27 | Oliver Clark

    Last year, Ryanair was ordered to sell almost its entire Aer Lingus stake by UK regulators. Last month, the European Commission told the Irish budget carrer to pay back almost $10 million in illegal state aid from French regional airports. But Ryanair's director of legal and regulatory affairs, Juliusz Komorek, is confident it can win a range of regulatory battles in Europe.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Ryanair-smells-victory-in-regulatory-battles-402429/
  • Next six months 'critical' for Aer Lingus pension deal: chief

    News | 30 Jul 2014 11:56 | Oliver Clark

    Aer Lingus chief executive Christoph Mueller sees the next six months as “critical” for efforts to resolve a long-running pension dispute with cabin crew.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Next-six-months-critical-for-Aer-Lingus-pension-deal-chief-402188/
  • Aer Lingus to repay €117m-worth of debt over full year

    News | 30 Jul 2014 10:54 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Aer Lingus is on course to repay €83.7 million ($112 million) worth of debt in the second half of this year, after paying back €33.6 million in the first half.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Aer-Lingus-to-repay-117m-worth-of-debt-over-full-year-402183/
  • Aer Lingus revenue chief hails returns of consumer confidence

    News | 30 Jul 2014 08:41 | Oliver Clark

    Aer Lingus’s success in restoring consumer confidence across its network following strike action earlier this year was a factor in its improved first-quarter financial performance and underpins its prediction of a full-year profit of at least €61 million ($82 million), says chief revenue officer Mike Rutter.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Aer-Lingus-revenue-chief-hails-returns-of-consumer-confidence-402175/