Top News on Air One

  • Airline Business looks back at another roller-coaster year for airlines in 2010

    Things are seldom quiet in the airline industry and 2010 proved no exception. It will be a year remembered for a faster financial recovery from airlines than anyone dared hope; when a volcano eruption in Iceland brought European airspace to its knees; and where consolidation fever within the industry took firm hold across the globe. As the story of the year for the sector unfolded in the pages of Airline Business, we look back at some of the key interviews, stories and news of the last 12 months.

  • Other News for Air One

  • Emirates sells A380 to Guernsey-based fund and leases it back

    <p>Middle Eastern carrier Emirates is to sell one of its Airbus A380s to a Guernsey-based fund, and will lease the...

  • Bombardier details Gulf Air CSeries pitch

    Bombardier is emphasising the runway performance, range and geared powerplant of its 110-seat CSeries CS100 airliner as...

  • Alitalia aims to double Malpensa passengers by 2012

    Italian flag-carrier Alitalia is intending to double its passenger numbers from Milan Malpensa to 3 million over the...

  • News Listings for Air One

  • 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.
  • ANALYSIS: Will Milan traffic growth finally take-off?

    News | 24 Oct 2014 11:02 | Graham Dunn

    ​While there has been no shortage of airlines seeking to capitalise on the potential of the Milan region, it is perhaps illustrative of the wider challenges of the Italian market that combined passenger numbers for its two main airports in 2013 were lower than a decade ago.
  • Alitalia can thrive freed of 'shackles of the past': Hogan

    News | 21 Oct 2014 17:05 | Graham Dunn

    ​Etihad chief executive James Hogan believes Alitalia can prosper from having the “shackles of the past” removed once the Gulf carrier completes its acquisition of a minority stake in the loss-making Italian airline.
  • Alitalia’s Air One to suspend operations

    News | 28 Aug 2014 10:20 | Martin Rivers

    Alitalia will ground its low-cost short-haul subsidiary Air One this winter, with all non-seasonal routes being taken over by the mainline unit in October.
  • Budget airport mooted for St Petersburg

    News | 01 Jul 2014 16:10 | Tom Zaitsev

    ​Authorities in Russia’s Leningrad region are exploring opportunities to establish a designated airport for budget carriers serving St Petersburg.
  • ​ANALYSIS: What might Etihad investment mean for Alitalia?

    News | 26 Jun 2014 14:48 | Oliver Clark

    Etihad Airways’ plan to acquire a 49% stake in Alitalia is a step closer to fruition after the two carriers agreed the principal terms and conditions under which the tie-up will take place.