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  • ​ROUTES: US carriers discuss Gulf open skies with Obama officials

    Executives from American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines have met with senior Obama administration officials to discuss limiting the access of the Gulf carriers to the USA, says former deputy assistant secretary of State John Byerly.

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  • National Police Air Service to close ten bases

    ​The National Police Air Service (NPAS) of England and Wales is closing ten bases over the next two years a following...

  • Germany's Atlas hands over first Europe-based Citation M2

    German business aviation service provider and Cessna dealership, Atlas Air Service has delivered the first...

  • Southwest unveils first international flights out of Houston

    Southwest Airlines will begin non-stop service to six Latin American destinations from Houston Hobby in October 2015,...

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  • Fastjet edges closer to Zimbabwean operation

    News | 25 Mar 2015 08:39 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​African budget carrier Fastjet is edging closer to starting a Zimbabwean division after securing an air service permit.
  • ANALYSIS: Flymojo, international airline of mystery

    News | 23 Mar 2015 02:27 | Greg Waldron

    Last week’s Langkawi International Aerospace & Maritime (LIMA) Exhibition was an unlikely venue for the birth of a new airline, Flymojo, and its letter of intent for up to 40 Bombardier CS100 aircraft.
  • ANALYSIS: Glittering Tokyo Haneda may not be gold to US carriers

    News | 18 Mar 2015 20:16 | Edward Russell

    ​Business travellers are generally willing to pay a premium for flights to airports that are close to city centres, driving up the value of access to those airports among airlines.
  • Kenya Airways slashes Tanzanian flights in access row

    News | 18 Mar 2015 16:42 | Oliver Clark

    Kenya Airways has had its Tanzanian air-access rights cut, deepening tensions between the two nations.
  • Comair wins St Helena air service contract

    News | 17 Mar 2015 11:25 | Oliver Clark

    Comair has won a contract to provide air services to the South Atlantic island of St Helena once the airport there is completed in 2016.
  • ANALYSIS: Heathrow slot prices on the rise

    News | 16 Mar 2015 16:29 | Oliver Clark

    As with property in the city it serves, London Heathrow's slots command a high price thanks to lack of supply and high demand – and recent sales indicate a post-recessionary upsurge.