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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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  • 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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  • ANALYSIS: Airline traffic sets steady pace in first half

    News | 20 Aug 2014 09:27 | Graham Dunn

    Airline passenger traffic among leading carriers grew 4.7% in the first half of the year, as the industry continues its recent return to more steady traffic growth.
  • OPINION: Airline siblings must harmonise to avoid cannibalisation

    News | 19 Aug 2014 09:56 | Shakeel Adam

    Shakeel Adam is managing partner of Aviado Partners, a global consultancy specialising in airline commercial issues and assisting carriers to maximise their partnership potential; his Twitter handle is @shakeeladam
  • Canada investigates Jazz Q400 emergency landing

    News | 13 Aug 2014 19:16 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Canada’s Transportation Safety Board (TSB) has sent investigators to Ottawa International airport to investigate an incident of reported smoke in the cabin of an Air Canada Jazz aircraft, says the air safety investigative agency.
  • ANALYSIS: Air Canada and WestJet add seats as costs converge

    News | 13 Aug 2014 16:01 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    In 2013, capacity from Canada’s airports was unchanged from the year before. But this year the nation’s two largest carriers — Air Canada and WestJet — are back in expansion mode, acquiring new aircraft and targeting long-haul untapped transoceanic markets.
  • United and Rouge seek codeshare authority

    News | 12 Aug 2014 14:22 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​United Airlines and Air Canada’s low-fare subsidiary Rouge have applied with the US Department of Transportation (DOT) for regulatory authority to establish a codeshare relationship.
  • ANALYSIS: Air Canada trims costs while focusing overseas

    News | 07 Aug 2014 20:52 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Air Canada’s efforts to reduce unit costs continue to pay off as the Montreal-based carrier executes a plan to boost long-haul flying and expand the reach of its low-cost subsidiary Rouge.