Top News on European Airlines

  • Air Berlin set for recapitalisation after falling to 2013 loss


    ​Gulf carrier Etihad Airways is to subscribe to a €300 million convertible bond in Air Berlin as part of a €450 million recapitalisation plan after the struggling German carrier disclosed a full-year operating loss of €231.9 million for 2013.


  • Other News for European Airlines

  • Rocket attacks halt flights into Ben Gurion airport


    Several foreign airlines have suspended flights to Israel following rocket attacks launched from Gaza.


  • IN FOCUS: What next for Europe's carbon-trading scheme?


    Despite increasing pressure from other countries, the EU has always been staunch in its defence of the inclusion of...


  • Profitable Ryanair expects more European airline failures


    Irish budget carrier Ryanair is expecting more European airlines to collapse in 2012 as a result of rising fuel prices...


  • News Listings for European Airlines

  • ANALYSIS: KLM UK Engineering mulls more regional jet approvals

    News | 24 Jul 2014 16:29 | Michael Gubisch

    ​KLM UK Engineering is evaluating the addition of new regional aircraft maintenance capabilities while the MRO provider is diversifying its business with more aircraft teardown and technical training activities.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-KLM-UK-Engineering-mulls-more-regional-jet-approvals-401985/
  • Rocket attacks halt flights into Ben Gurion airport

    News | 23 Jul 2014 09:26 | Arie Egozi

    Several foreign airlines have suspended flights to Israel following rocket attacks launched from Gaza.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rocket-attacks-halt-flights-into-Ben-Gurion-airport-401897/
  • 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/
  • Ilyushin Finance targets Europe with new Superjet deal

    News | 18 Jul 2014 06:00 | Tom Zaitsev

    ​Ilyushin Finance has signed an agreement with Sukhoi Civil Aircraft covering the supply of eight Superjet 100 longer-range variants.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ilyushin-Finance-targets-Europe-with-new-Superjet-deal-401744/
  • OPINION: Why Europe’s airspace user charges are rising

    News | 16 Jul 2014 08:43 | Graham Lake

    European air navigation service provider (ANSP) charges were brought into sharp relief in early June when the German ANSP, DFS, announced increases of up to 30% in 2015, leading to an immediate and predictable outcry from the Association of European Airlineshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Why-Europes-airspace-user-charges-are-rising-400706/
  • Etihad defends equity model for European expansion

    News | 03 Jul 2014 13:20 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Middle Eastern carrier ​Etihad Airways has defended its equity interests in European airlines, insisting that the acquisitions mark a chance to reinforce the continent's operators.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Etihad-defends-equity-model-for-European-expansion-401047/