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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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  • 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...


  • Virgin Atlantic trials wearable technology at Heathrow


    Virgin Atlantic staff are using Google Glass and Sony SmartWatch 2 technology as part of a pilot scheme aimed at...


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  • Etihad and PAL detail new tie-up

    News | 09 Jul 2014 12:07

    ​Middle Eastern carrier Etihad Airways has detailed its new partnership with Philippine Airlines, which will cover extended codesharing and joint marketing as well as co-operation in other areas.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Etihad-and-PAL-detail-new-tie-up-401212/
  • PICTURES: Avianca's return to Heathrow

    News | 09 Jul 2014 09:20

    Friday 4th July 2014 marked the return of Avianca to London Heathrow airport. The carrier had last operated the Bogota-London route in 2001 using a Boeing 767-200 aircraft. British Airways, who also operated the route as a tag-on via Caracas had suspended services in 2005. The 4th July flight is the latest addition to Avianca’s network. The carrier’s management had lobbied hard to acquire the necessary slots for the operations and the deal was five years in the waiting. The airline was able to secure slots for four flights per week, on Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and Tuesday.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURES-Aviancas-return-to-Heathrow-401114/
  • ANALYSIS: Is transatlantic capacity growing too rapidly?

    News | 08 Jul 2014 19:24 | Edward Russell

    ​Air France-KLM joined the Lufthansa Group warning the market of lower than expected annual profits today, as concerns about overcapacity across the Atlantic mount.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Is-transatlantic-capacity-growing-too-rapidly-401184/
  • Delays prompt Qatar to cancel Farnborough A380 plan

    News | 08 Jul 2014 12:54 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Delays-prompt-Qatar-to-cancel-Farnborough-A380-plan-401168/
  • Cyprus Airways needs okay for restructuring to survive: minister

    News | 07 Jul 2014 10:58 | Oliver Clark

    Cyprus Airways could face closure unless the European Commission approves its restructuring plan and state subsidies worth €130 million ($177 million), the Cypriot government has warned.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Cyprus-Airways-needs-okay-for-restructuring-to-survive-minister-401117/
  • ANALYSIS: Europe airline market review June 2014

    News | 07 Jul 2014 10:05 | Graham Dunn

    After several months of talks, Alitalia appears to have moved closer to securing Etihad as a a strategic investor after a series of joint announcements during June moved an agreement closer.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Europe-airline-market-review-June-2014-401098/