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  • RAF TriStars to be scrapped after US sale falls through


    The Royal Air Force’s last four TriStar tanker/transports are due to be flown to a breaker's yard in the UK on 25 March, with the service's Voyagers having assumed their responsibilities.


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  • FARNBOROUGH: BA converts 20 A320neo options


    ​British Airways is exercising options on 20 Airbus A320neos originally placed by its parent company International...


  • 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...


  • PICTURES: Avianca's return to Heathrow


    Friday 4th July 2014 marked the return of Avianca to London Heathrow airport. The carrier had last operated the...


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  • ANALYSIS: European airline profits still a work in progress

    News | 22 Jul 2014 10:46 | Graham Dunn

    Europe’s economy may have lifted from the dog days of the euro crisis and its airlines may collectively be back in profit, but there remains a big difference between thriving and simply surviving.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-European-airline-profits-still-a-work-in-progress-401115/
  • La Compagnie launches service between Paris and Newark

    News | 21 Jul 2014 21:43 | Edward Russell

    ​French all-business class start-up Dreamjet launched service between Paris Charles de Gaulle and Newark Liberty International airport today.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/La-Compagnie-launches-service-between-Paris-and-Newark-401831/
  • Load factors slip for European carriers in June

    News | 18 Jul 2014 07:01 | Graham Dunn

    ​European airline traffic grew slightly below the rate of increased capacity in June leading to a slight fall in collective passenger load factor.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Load-factors-slip-for-European-carriers-in-June-401746/
  • MH17: Carriers act to avoid eastern Ukrainian airspace

    News | 17 Jul 2014 17:57 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Several airlines have declared that they will route flights around eastern Ukraine following the loss of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MH17-Carriers-act-to-avoid-eastern-Ukrainian-airspace-401740/
  • ANALYSIS: Farnborough air show 2014 order tracker (final)

    News | 17 Jul 2014 13:00

    Despite collective order commitments of over 1,000 during the show, and more than 200 option commitments, total business announced during Farnborough was below last year's Paris air show. Total order and option commitments for Farnborough reached 1,210 compared with just under 1,500 at Paris.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Farnborough-air-show-2014-order-tracker-final-400759/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Late deal takes A330neo total to 121

    News | 17 Jul 2014 12:18 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Airbus landed commitments for four A330-800neo aircraft from a prospective Asian customer which, along with a late agreement with Russia’s Transaero, brought the total potential orders for the re-engined jet to 121.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Late-deal-takes-A330neo-total-to-121-401729/