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  • 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 China to merge Ameco with in-house MRO division

    News | 26 Sep 2013 11:58 | Michael Gubisch

    Air China is planning to amalgamate its maintenance arm with the group’s MRO joint venture with Lufthansa, Ameco Beijing, during the first half of 2014.
  • ANALYSIS: Can the air cargo market bounce back?

    News | 16 Sep 2013 11:14 | Peter Conway

    Air cargo has traditionally been a faster growth business than the passenger sector. But this now moribund market is struggling to absorb the surge in belly space entering service, which is having serious implications for full freighters
  • ANALYSIS: The leisure industry rises from its sickbed

    News | 16 Sep 2013 11:12 | Oliver Clark

    Medicine such as restructuring, cost reduction and scheduled services are helping the leisure industry rise from its sickbed
  • ANALYSIS: Should airlines invest in full freighters?

    News | 20 Mar 2013 13:26 | Peter Conway

    All-cargo operations have been hit hard by the economic downturn, and airlines are making more use of their hold capacity. So does it make sense to invest in freighters?
  • Technology trends that will revolutionise the air transport industry – again

    News | 19 Jun 2012 15:58 | Paul Coby

    As the airline IT industry meets up for its annual gathering in Brussels, SITA chairman Paul Coby examines how new technologies can be effectively harnessed to improve the customer experience