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  • Etihad to take 49% stake in Alitalia

    Etihad Airways is to acquire a 49% shareholding in Italian flag carrier Alitalia after the two carriers agreed conditions.

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  • American cuts Venezuela schedule as trapped cash mounts

    ​American Airlines will cut its schedule to Venezuela significantly in July, as the amount of cash it has trapped in...

  • ATR releases more details on Lao Airlines crash

    ATR has released more details on the crash of a Lao Airlines ATR 72-600 near Pakse on 16 October that killed all 44...

  • CSeries first flight is prelude to new orders: Bombardier

    Bombardier chief executive Pierre Beaudoin says the CSeries completing the first flight milestone could spur orders...

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  • Conviasa cancels long haul flights amid currency crisis

    News | 30 Jul 2014 21:19 | Rainer Uphoff

    ​Venezuela's state owned airline Conviasa has cancelled indefinitely its flights to Madrid and Buenos Aires after Italy's Blue Panorama Airlines terminated its Boeing 767-300 wet lease contract, reportedly over unpaid bills.
  • ANALYSIS: Overcapacity overshadows Atlantic alliance shifts

    News | 29 Jul 2014 16:16 | Edward Russell

    ​The ever-popular transatlantic market is booming again this year, with industry capacity up more than 8% for the summer IATA season.
  • IATA calls for meeting with Maduro as Venezuela crisis escalates

    News | 28 Jul 2014 14:04 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​IATA director general and chief executive Tony Tyler has requested for a meeting with Venezuela president Nicolas Maduro, as airline revenues trapped in the South American country grow to $4.1 billion.
  • Alitalia shareholders approve capital increase

    News | 25 Jul 2014 14:21 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Italian carrier Alitalia's shareholders have approved a board proposal for a capital increase of up to €250 million ($335 million).
  • INTERVIEW: Meridiana chief sets out survival strategy

    News | 23 Jul 2014 13:43 | Oliver Clark

    For several years the future has looked bleak for Meridiana.
  • ANALYSIS: Growing Gulf carriers reach out for revenues

    News | 23 Jul 2014 07:48 | Graham Dunn

    ​In the Middle East carriers lifted revenues to $53 million. At almost 10% it is the highest rate of revenue growth of any of the regions in this year’s Airline Business/Flightglobal World Airline Rankings.