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  • Gulf airlines attack European protectionism


    ​Gulf airlines have upped their attack on European countries who allegedy restrict access to their main airports to featherbed national carriers.


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  • ANALYSIS: How ​VLM aims to evolve with Superjets

    News | 21 Nov 2014 16:15 | Michael Gubisch

    Belgium’s newly independent regional carrier VLM Airlines is aiming to grow revenue by two thirds with the planned introduction of two Sukhoi Superjet 100s into its Fokker 50 turboprop fleet in 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-VLM-aims-to-evolve-with-Superjets-406368/
  • Air France briefs staff on plans for short-haul switch to Hop

    News | 21 Nov 2014 15:50 | Graham Dunn

    ​Air France has presented its plans its bring point-to-point flights together with those of its regional unit under the Hop brand to its work council, as part efforts to restore profitability in its short-haul business, within three years.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-France-briefs-staff-on-plans-for-short-haul-switch-to-Hop-406371/
  • Gulf airlines attack European protectionism

    News | 20 Nov 2014 12:24 | Murdo Morrison

    ​Gulf airlines have upped their attack on European countries who allegedy restrict access to their main airports to featherbed national carriers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Gulf-airlines-attack-European-protectionism-406308/
  • ​Air France-KLM’s MRO arm readies engine shop for GEnx

    News | 19 Nov 2014 14:42 | Michael Gubisch

    Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance has gained an initial approval to service General Electric GEnx engines for its on-order Boeing 787 fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-France-KLMs-MRO-arm-readies-engine-shop-for-GEnx-406256/
  • Intrepid signs lease on final A330 delivery

    News | 19 Nov 2014 12:05 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Operating lessor Intrepid Aviation has signed a letter of intent for its remaining Airbus A330-300 aircraft from its orderbook that is due to deliver in December 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Intrepid-signs-lease-on-final-A330-delivery-406252/
  • ANALYSIS: Financial fortunes mixed for Europe's carriers

    News | 18 Nov 2014 16:44 | Graham Dunn

    On the face of it European airline fortunes for the third quarter of the calendar year was a case of business as usual.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Financial-fortunes-mixed-for-Europes-carriers-406115/