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  • WiJet to raise investment to fund regional and international expansion


    ​French business aircraft operator WiJet is looking to raise €15 million ($17.4 million) to fund its expansion programme.


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  • NTSB calls on FAA to mandate aircraft position reporting

    News | 22 Jan 2015 21:24 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Ten months after the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight 370, the US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has called on the Federal Aviation Administration to mandate that commercial aircraft carry technology to make them easier to find in case they go missing.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NTSB-calls-on-FAA-to-mandate-aircraft-position-reporting-408221/
  • No plans for Delta or Air France investment: Gol CFO

    News | 22 Jan 2015 18:37 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Brazil's Gol has no plans to seek further investment from partners Delta Air Lines or Air France-KLM, even as it looks to boost its capacity to raise capital.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/No-plans-for-Delta-or-Air-France-investment-Gol-CFO-408211/
  • Air France plans 800 additional job cuts

    News | 22 Jan 2015 15:30 | Michael Gubisch

    Air France intends to shed around 800 jobs as part of additional cost-cutting measures to meet its Transform 2015 efficiency-programme target.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-France-plans-800-additional-job-cuts-408210/
  • AirAsia QZ8501 accident may reflect a trend

    News | 22 Jan 2015 09:41 | David Learmount

    ​Accidents to aircraft cruising through tropical or sub-tropical zones are repeating often enough now for the industry to have cause to refresh its pilots on the risks. There have been three other accidents in similar circumstances during the last ten years.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AirAsia-QZ8501-accident-may-reflect-a-trend-408168/
  • WiJet to raise investment to fund regional and international expansion

    News | 21 Jan 2015 12:16 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​French business aircraft operator WiJet is looking to raise €15 million ($17.4 million) to fund its expansion programme.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/WiJet-to-raise-investment-to-fund-regional-and-international-expansion-408145/
  • ANALYSIS: Chinese carriers look overseas for growth

    News | 20 Jan 2015 00:02 | Mavis Toh

    Fierce competition in the domestic market and an expanding high-speed rail network could be forcing China’s big four carriers to turn their attention to the country’s growing demand for international travel.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Chinese-carriers-look-overseas-for-growth-408029/