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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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  • Alitalia to become 'sexiest airline in Europe': Hogan

    Alitalia will initiate a wide-ranging company rebranding in the first quarter of 2015 to transform it into "the sexiest...

  • Etihad and Alitalia seal strategic partnership

    ​Alitalia and Etihad have agreed a strategic tie-up which will see the Abu Dhabi-based carrier take a 49% in the...

  • 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...

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  • ANALYSIS: LCCs reap codeshare benefits

    News | 28 Aug 2014 13:00 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Codeshare partnerships, once synonymous with legacy carriers and airline alliances, have made inroads in recent years with low-cost carriers. In particular, low-cost airlines in North and South America are leading the charge, snapping up interline and codeshare deals – all without the costs of joining an alliance.
  • 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.
  • ANALYSIS: German airline market shifts to low-cost travel

    News | 26 Aug 2014 08:30 | Michael Gubisch

    Germany’s airline business is changing with growing competition from budget operators
  • Air Berlin to cut capacity after trimming Q2 operating loss

    News | 20 Aug 2014 17:55 | Graham Dunn

    ​Restructuring carrier Air Berlin is to cut its fleet by 10 aircraft and capacity 10% as part of headline restructuring measures detailed today as it revealed a trimming of second quarter operating losses and a return to profit at a net level for the period.
  • OPINION: Lessons from BA can guide Alitalia comeback

    News | 19 Aug 2014 13:08 | Airline Business

    The transformation of British Airways three decades ago from bloated, loss-making industry joke to benchmark network carrier is a seen as the definitive case study in managing a business turnaround.
  • Alitalia to return to Venezuela

    News | 19 Aug 2014 12:02 | Rainer Uphoff

    ​Italy's Skyteam carrier Alitalia is resuming operations to Venezuela on 1 September after suspending flights in May at the height of the conflict between international airlines and the Venezuelan government over debts of more than $4 billion.