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  • WestJet to add four 767-300s, exercise five Q400 options

    WestJet will acquire four Boeing 767-300ERW aircraft to launch its first widebody flights in late 2015, the airline announces.

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  • FARNBOROUGH: Grob seeking buyers for updated G520

    Years after production halted, the Grob G520 is back in the spotlight, with Grob Aircraft seeking buyers for its...

  • FARNBOROUGH: RAF Tornados to get Brimstone 2 missiles in 2015

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  • FARNBOROUGH: Lockheed lands LOI for 10 LM-100Js from ASL Aviation

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  • ANALYSIS: Hawaiian takes lead to the islands as others contract

    News | 21 Aug 2014 19:31 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Hawaiian Airlines’ rapid expansion in recent years has come as other carriers have slashed capacity to the Hawaiian Islands, allowing the Honolulu-based carrier to capture more market share to the US mainland.
  • Porter to boost weekend service to seven cities

    News | 21 Aug 2014 13:38 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Porter Airlines announces it will increase weekend frequency from Billy Bishop Toronto City airport to seven US and Canadian cities beginning this fall.
  • FAA give green light to SafeRoute on A320s

    News | 20 Aug 2014 17:58 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved situational awareness product SafeRoute, which uses data collected from automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) systems, for use on Airbus A320-family aircraft.
  • Support surfaces for Norwegian’s DOT application

    News | 19 Aug 2014 18:52 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Public support has surfaced in recent days for a plan by Norwegian Air International (NAI) to start transatlantic flights to the USA, despite continued opposition from labour groups and passenger airlines.
  • AAR to build new MRO site in Rockford, Illinois

    News | 19 Aug 2014 13:27 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​MRO provider AAR is building a new facility to service widebody aircraft at the Chicago Rockford International airport in Illinois.
  • ANALYSIS: How capacity cuts hit top US airports

    News | 19 Aug 2014 12:59 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Capacity at more than one dozen of the largest airports in the USA tumbled more than 10% since 2007, as airlines downsized hubs and slashed flights to destinations popular with leisure travellers.