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  • Airline accidents for the first half of 2008


    Fatal airline accident numbers in this year's first half have been well up on those at the same stage in 2007, but most still occur in Africa and Latin America


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  • Nepali start-up plans daily Kathmandu-New Delhi service

    News | 15 Dec 2009 07:46 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    <p>New Nepali carrier Alpine Air plans to start daily Kathmandu-New Delhi services in January 2010, and hopes to commence flights to other parts of Asia and...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Nepali-start-up-plans-daily-Kathmandu-New-Delhi-service-336174/
  • Airline accidents for the first half of 2008

    News | 22 Jul 2008 09:00 | David Learmount

    Fatal airline accident numbers in this year's first half have been well up on those at the same stage in 2007, but most still occur in Africa and Latin Americahttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airline-accidents-for-the-first-half-of-2008-225930/
  • LanChile under fire

    News | 01 Feb 2003 00:00

    <p>For the second time in four months, Chile's anti-monopolies commission is probing LanChile practices. In October, two legislators accused the carrier of creating a monopoly. Now, start-up cargo carrier Alpine Air says LanChile's rate cuts in response to Alpine's entry are below cost and predatory.</p>http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/LanChile-under-fire-160765/
  • Chile attracts four foreign carriers

    News | 01 Nov 2002 00:00

    <p>The challenge of LanChile's near-monopoly and the attraction of South America's strongest economy are drawing four foreign carriers to Chile's domestic market. </p> <p>Leading the group is US cargo carrier Alpine Air Express. Its Chilean subsidiary expects to launch operations in mid-October. Alpine, a dedicated cargo carrier, predicts success in Chile's domestic air cargo market, which is now served only by combination carriers. It will fly three Raytheon Beech 1900C turboprop aircraft out of Santiago on scheduled cargo routes up and down the length of Chile.</p> <p>Peru's AeroContinente has applied for a licence to re-enter Chile in December with a new subsidiary. Its former affiliate went bankrupt in July after battles with various Chilean agencies. The new venture, also operating Boeing 737s, will go by the name of AeroContinente's domestic subsidiary, Aviandina.</p> <p>Plans by two Spanish airlines are less clear. Chile's economics minister reports Spanair is interested in bhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Chile-attracts-four-foreign-carriers-156715/