Top News on Air Europe

  • Boeing 737 Next Generation family receives US FAA approval for short-field modification package


    A package of design enhancements that increase the short-field performance of Boeing’s 737 Next Generation family has received US Federal Aviation Administration certification, and is expected to be soon certified by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA).


  • Other News for Air Europe

  • BAE invests in asset management business as recession bites


    BAE Systems Regional Aircraft has appointed eight executives to a new business development team within its asset...


  • News Listings for Air Europe

  • ANALYSIS: Italian airline consolidation enters end-game

    News | 02 Feb 2012 15:53 | Graham Dunn

    Alitalia's planned acquisition of local carriers Wind Jet and Blue Panorama, together with Meridiana Fly's previously announced merger with Air Italy, caps...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Italian-airline-consolidation-enters-end-game-367735/
  • UK pilot unions in turf war

    News | 15 Nov 2011 17:36 | David Learmount

    <p>Pilot representation in the UK is heading for a shake-up, with the relaunch today of the Independent Pilots Association (IPA), which marked the rebirth with...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-pilot-unions-in-turf-war-364936/
  • BAE invests in asset management business as recession bites

    News | 04 Feb 2009 16:00 | Niall O'Keeffe

    BAE Systems Regional Aircraft has appointed eight executives to a new business development team within its asset management unit, in a bid to take advantage...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/BAE-invests-in-asset-management-business-as-recession-bites-322059/
  • Flight 100 - the next 100 years

    News | 02 Jan 2009 00:01 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    We covered exciting, almost unbelievable, breathtaking developments in our first century of publishing. What might feature on our pages in the next 100 years?http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flight-100-the-next-100-years-320433/
  • Comment - The mating game

    News | 22 Dec 2008 00:00 | Mark Pilling

    Airline mergers and acquisitions have gathered pace over the past year, a trend that looks set to continue and intensify in 2009 as the economic environment worsens. But the prospect of intercontinental mergers is still mired in regulatory restrictionshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Comment-The-mating-game-320398/
  • MRO: Can converted regional jets find a cargo niche alongside turboprop freighters?

    News | 07 May 2007 18:17 | Graham Warwick

    <P>Bombardier is expected to hand over the first <A href="http://www.crj.bombardier.com/CRJ/en/home.jsp" target=_blank>CRJ regional jet </A>converted to cargo configuration this week. But few expect the demand to modify regional jets into freighters to match that for converted turboprops - a market that has itself slowed as high fuel prices have rekindled demand for turboprops as passenger carriers.</P> <P><A href="http://www.cascadeaerospace.com/" target=_blank>Converted by Canada's Cascade Aero­space</A>, two CRJ200PF package freighters were ordered last year by Swedish cargo carrier West Air Europe. The all-turboprop operator is acquiring the ex-Lufthansa aircraft for a postal contract requiring the higher speed and longer range of a jet.</P> <P>When Gothenburg-based West Air launched the programme last year, Bombardier's asset-management organisation said it saw a market for 25-50 package freighter conversions of the 50-seat CRJ over five years. In the air cargo market, the jet ishttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MRO-Can-converted-regional-jets-find-a-cargo-niche-alongside-turboprop-freighters-213699/