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  • Transavia chief sees leisure focus key to ambitious growth plan

    Transavia will "fail" to become a leading low-cost European leisure carrier unless it ensures that it remains focused exclusively on leisure passengers, its chief executive Bram Graber warns.

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  • ANALYSIS: Tracking USA-UK transatlantic capacity

    News | 23 Sep 2014 17:54 | Graham Dunn

    Capacity on transatlantic connections between North America and Europe has increased at its fastest rates this year since the financial crisis, data from Flightglobal's Innovata schedules specialist shows.
  • ROUTES: Sao Paulo's Viracopos ready for A380 flights

    News | 23 Sep 2014 16:29 | Edward Russell

    ​Viracopos-Campinas International airport has approval from Brazil’s regulator to handle flights on the Airbus A380, even as it continues construction work on its new international terminal.
  • Strike-hit Air France delays part of Transavia expansion

    News | 22 Sep 2014 12:26 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Air France-KLM is holding off expanding its low-cost Transavia operation outside of France in a bid to halt a crippling pilot strike which is costing €20 million daily.
  • ROUTES: Lyon sees opportunites from Transavia growth

    News | 21 Sep 2014 23:24 | Oliver Clark

    Air France-KLM’s plans to expand Transavia’s operations across France “definitely" offers "opportunities” for Lyon-Saint-Exupery airport to grow its network, its sales and marketing director Stephane Geffroy says.
  • Strike hit Air France to cancel 59% of flights

    News | 21 Sep 2014 23:10 | Oliver Clark

    ​Air France says it expects to cancel 59% of its flights on Monday 22 September 2014 as the carrier faces continued industrial action by pilots over changes to their working conditions.
  • ROUTES: Sao Paulo Guarulhos aims for A380 flights in 2015

    News | 21 Sep 2014 20:55 | Edward Russell

    ​The operator of Sao Paulo Guarulhos International airport hopes to see its first Airbus A380 flight in 2015, following the completion of upgrades to its runways.