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  • Delays prompt Qatar to cancel Farnborough A380 plan

    Qatar Airways has been forced to cancel plans to display its first Airbus A380 at the Farnborough air show, in the wake of continuing delivery delays.

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  • Etihad and Alitalia seal strategic partnership

    ​Alitalia and Etihad have agreed a strategic tie-up which will see the Abu Dhabi-based carrier take a 49% in the...

  • 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...

  • Ethiopian awaits findings in hijacking investigation

    Ethiopian Airlines chief executive Tewolde Gebremariam says that any changes to the airline’s security procedures await...

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  • ANALYSIS: Chicago airports continue to grow as global crossroads

    News | 20 Aug 2014 17:17 | Edward Russell

    ​Chicago O’Hare International and Midway International airports have continued to grow in 2014, with international capacity growing at nearly double the clip of domestic capacity.
  • Union urges replacement of Cyprus Airways' 'failed' management

    News | 19 Aug 2014 11:23 | Oliver Clark

    ​Cyprus Airways pilot union Pasypi is calling for the removal of the carrier’s “failed” management and its replacement with foreign consultants who can oversee a new turnaround strategy for the loss-making airline.
  • ANALYSIS: Analysts see Alaska outlasting Delta in Seattle

    News | 15 Aug 2014 17:34 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Industry analysts continue to downplay the affect on Alaska Air Lines of Delta Air Lines’ expansion in Seattle, predicting Delta may reconsider its growth at Alaska’s hometown airport.
  • ANALYSIS: Sustainable fuel future is in reach – but ‘only with government support’

    News | 15 Aug 2014 15:51 | Dan Thisdell

    All forecasts point to dramatic growth in aviation over the coming decades – but can more flights and more passengers be accommodated without a significant increase in CO₂ emissions? A grouping of UK industry players including manufacturers, airlines, airports and air navigation service providers believes it is, indeed, possible – but only if the government takes active steps to support the development of biofuels.
  • Abu Dhabi adds a fifth to first-half passenger numbers

    News | 13 Aug 2014 08:35

    Passenger throughput at Abu Dhabi International airport rose 19.4% to 9.48 million in the year's first six months.
  • Etihad will not use Alitalia's Heathrow slots: Hogan

    News | 12 Aug 2014 13:44 | Oliver Clark

    Etihad Airways says it has no plans to use the five slots it purchased from Alitalia at London Heathrow airport, having acquired them purely as a mechanism to help finance the Italian carrier.