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  • Arab carriers need more open regulatory environment


    To continue their rapid growth Arab carriers need a more open regulatory environment with more commonality across the region, says Arab Air Carriers Organisation...


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  • Arab carriers need more open regulatory environment


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  • ​Egypt eyes Arabian lift for tourism with new routes

    News | 06 May 2014 19:53 | Graham Dunn

    EgyptAir and Air Cairo are to launch flights from Hurghada into Jeddah and Kuwait respectively as the Egyptian tourism ministry looks to neighbouring Arabian markets to help revive its key tourism industry.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Egypt-eyes-Arabian-lift-for-tourism-with-new-routes-398950/
  • Air Cairo to open German links to Hurghada

    News | 11 Apr 2014 09:44 | Graham Dunn

    EgyptAir budget unit Air Cairo is to begin flights linking the Red Sea resort of Hurghada with the German cities of Dusseldorf, Hannover and Stuttgart next month.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Cairo-to-open-German-links-to-Hurghada-398157/
  • Arab carriers need more open regulatory environment

    News | 17 Dec 2007 11:05

    To continue their rapid growth Arab carriers need a more open regulatory environment with more commonality across the region, says Arab Air Carriers Organisation...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Arab-carriers-need-more-open-regulatory-environment-220291/
  • Tu-154 production could restart

    News | 03 Jul 2006 23:00

    Tupolev assembly facility may be reopened as trade embargoes push Tehran to consider major trijet orderhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Tu-154-production-could-restart-207582/
  • High fives with $3bn Kingfisher order

    News | 15 Jun 2005 23:00

    <P>Operational for just five weeks, Indian start-up Kingfisher Airlines yesterday confirmed the Flight Daily News story by placing a $3 billion Airbus order, including five A380 superjumbos. </P> <P>The "high fives" did not end there. The airline, subsidiary of the UB drinks company, also ordered five A350-800s and five A330-200s.</P> <P>It then went on to ink a deal with Singapore Aircraft Leasing Enterprise (SALE) for the purchase and leaseback of three Airbus A319s. Powered by IAE V2500 engines, the aircraft will be delivered new from Airbus in December 2005 and January 2006 and will be leased back to the airline on a long-term basis</P> <P>Airbus also notched up 10 further sales of the A350 to GE Commercial Aviation Services (GECAS), six A318s to Air Cairo and eight A320s to Tiger Airways. </P> <P>Total value of the day's signings amounted to more than $5 billion and took Kingfisher's business at the show to well in excess of $20 billion.</P> <P>Kingfisher, which began domestihttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/High-fives-with-3bn-Kingfisher-order-199660/
  • Farnborough 2004 - Tupolev aims to improve reliability

    News | 26 Jul 2004 23:00

    <p>Tupolev and its industrial partners have launched &quot;Project 3000&quot; aimed at boosting dispatch reliability and utilisation rates for Tu-204, Tu-214 and Tu-334 operators.</p> <p>The target is to guarantee 3,000h annual utilisation and 99.98% technical dispatch reliability, in return for a flat fee.</p> <p>Suppliers, through Tupolev, will provide basic services, expendables and spare and replacement parts for the aircraft. Tupolev general director Igor Shevchuk says Project 3000 follows the successful implementation of power-by-the-hour agreements for Perm Motor PS-90A engines powering Tu-204 and Il-96 airliners and also the agreements between Tupolev, Aviastar and Sirocco with TNT, which operates Tu-204-120C freighters leased from Egyptian airlines Air Cairo and Cairo Aviation. </p> <p>Shevchuk claims the TNT aircraft achieved 99.99% dispatch reliability over 3,000 flights compared with 99.98% specified in the agreement. </p> <p>He says that, when operated under Project 30http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Farnborough-2004-Tupolev-aims-to-improve-reliability-185053/