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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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    ​American Airlines will cut its schedule to Venezuela significantly in July, as the amount of cash it has trapped in...

  • IATA: Outgoing chairman hails progress on climate change

    Climate change was at the centre of Richard Anderson’s year as chairman of IATA’s board of governors.

  • PICTURES: Air Canada receives first 787

    ​Air Canada has received its first Boeing 787 aircraft – the -8 variant – on 18 May.

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  • Air Canada to operate more 787 routes to Asia

    News | 19 Nov 2014 18:26 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Air Canada announces it will deploy its Boeing 787s on routes between Vancouver and Asia in early 2015.
  • Air Canada mandates TD Bank for 787 financing

    News | 18 Nov 2014 13:57 | Edward Russell

    ​Air Canada has mandated TD Bank to finance a Boeing 787-8 with a US Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im) loan guarantee.
  • Air Canada sees competitive edge from fleet shuffle: CFO

    News | 14 Nov 2014 20:31 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Air Canada’s fleet modernisation plan may limit short-term return on invested capital, but new aircraft will propel the Montreal-based airline to the top of the competitive pack, says a top executive.
  • ANALYSIS: After three years in service, how is 787 performing?

    News | 14 Nov 2014 14:22 | Stephen Trimble

    ​All Nippon Airways introduces Masami Tsukamoto as the first airline pilot outside of Boeing who was allowed to take the controls of the 787-8. When the day finally came to fly the first Dreamliner delivered to ANA from Seattle to Tokyo, Tsukamoto’s reading on the pre-flight fuel gauge still surprises him three here later.
  • North American carriers post solid Q3 cargo revenue gains

    News | 10 Nov 2014 21:57 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​North American’s airlines continue to see significant jumps in revenue from cargo operations, with the region’s large network carriers collectively reporting a 16% jump in cargo revenue during the third quarter of 2014, according to data compiled by Flightglobal.
  • Q400 propeller blade pierced cabin during emergency landing

    News | 10 Nov 2014 17:45 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​A photograph released by the Transportation Safety Board of Canada shows that a propeller blade pierced the fuselage of an Air Canada Jazz aircraft that made an emergency landing at Edmonton International airport last week.