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  • US Airways retires last 737-400 after 26 years


    ​US Airways flew its last Boeing 737-400 on 19 August, ending a more than a quarter century run for the type at the airline.


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  • INTERIORS: Boeing thinks smarter to boost 777, 737 appeal


    ​Space may well be the final frontier, but for Boeing – and its airline customers – space is something else entirely....


  • FARNBOROUGH: Kotil and Ali recognised in Airline Strategy Awards


    Turkish Airlines chief executive Temel Kotil and Adel Ali, group chief executive of Air Arabia, took the top honours...


  • Alaska Airlines approves new online streaming service for fleet


    Alaska Airlines has approved a plan to begin installing in one year a still undisclosed online streaming service across...


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  • Delta to add Seattle-Orlando flight

    News | 05 May 2015 13:36 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines will begin new service between its Seattle Tacoma International airport hub and Orlando International airport in December.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Delta-to-add-Seattle-Orlando-flight-411935/
  • ANALYSIS: MRJ and E2 face contract hurdles​ at US majors

    News | 27 Apr 2015 20:51 | Edward Russell

    ​Recent vintage Bombardier CRJ900s and Embraer 175s dot the ramp at Ronald Reagan Washington National airport these days, the fruit of the on-going refleeting of US regional fleets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-MRJ-and-E2-face-contract-hurdles-at-US-majors-411632/
  • Alaska close to selling 'preferred' seats

    News | 23 Apr 2015 20:16 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Alaska Air Group is on track to begin selling "preferred seating" in the economy cabins of its Boeing 737s next month, company officials say on 23 April.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Alaska-close-to-selling-preferred-seats-411550/
  • INTERIORS: Boeing thinks smarter to boost 777, 737 appeal

    News | 07 Apr 2015 09:46 | Dominic Perry

    ​Space may well be the final frontier, but for Boeing – and its airline customers – space is something else entirely. Given the confines of the average narrowbody – a 737 has an interior diameter of 11ft 7in (3.53m), slimmer even than the fans on some large jet engines – then it is easy to see that real estate is at a premium.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERIORS-Boeing-thinks-smarter-to-boost-777-737-appeal-410498/
  • ANALYSIS: What will a Delta-Aeromexico joint venture offer?

    News | 01 Apr 2015 16:20 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​A planned joint venture between Delta Air Lines and Aeromexico will create a competitor on US-Mexico routes that can challenge the dominance of United Airlines and American Airlines, say Delta and Aeromexico.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-What-will-a-Delta-Aeromexico-joint-venture-offer-410819/
  • Alaska benefits from low lease rates on 737-400s

    News | 04 Mar 2015 21:11 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Alaska Airlines’ decision to extend leases on some Boeing 737-400s is paying off, allowing the company to add low-cost capacity in high-demand markets, chief financial officer Brandon Pedersen says on 3 March.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Alaska-benefits-from-low-lease-rates-on-737-400s-409781/