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  • ​VIDEO: Qatar and Airbus outline A350 ambitions

    Flighglobal spoke to Qatar Airways chief Akbar Al Baker and Airbus A350 programme boss Didier Evrard during the type’s delivery ceremony in Toulouse on 22 December.

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  • ANALYSIS: UAV studies warn of risks as industry burgeons

    Confirmation by the UK authorities that an unidentified unmanned air system was involved in a near collision with an...

  • UK authorities probe 'serious' Heathrow UAV airprox

    ​UK safety authorities have disclosed that they have been investigating an airprox incident between an Airbus...

  • ALTA: Avianca now expects first 787 in December

    Latin American airline group Avianca now expects delivery of its first Boeing 787-8 in the first week of December, and...

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  • Scotland set to halve air passenger duty

    News | 29 Jan 2015 10:59 | Murdo Morrison

    Scotland's government will begin dismantling a controversial UK controversial tax on air passengers once that power is devolved to Edinburgh, former first minister Alex Salmond has revealed.
  • ANALYSIS: Unit revenues fall at American as competition increases

    News | 27 Jan 2015 20:01 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines misjudged the impact of increasing competition in some of its core markets during the fourth quarter, resulting in a continuing drop in passenger unit revenues.
  • Aer Lingus union seeks guarantees over employment

    News | 27 Jan 2015 14:40 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Irish union SIPTU has urged the country’s government to block the sale of Aer Lingus unless prospective buyer IAG gives clear commitments on employment levels at the main airports.
  • Seattle airport nearly doubles cost of new international facility

    News | 26 Jan 2015 21:19 | Edward Russell

    ​Seattle Tacoma International airport has nearly doubled its cost estimates for an expanded international arrivals facility to $608 million.
  • IAG acquisition threatens Aer Lingus staff: union

    News | 26 Jan 2015 13:23 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Representatives of Aer Lingus's pilots and cabin crew believe 25-30% of jobs at the carrier could be threatened by a possible IAG acquisition.
  • Jet Airways calls vote on potential $300m debenture issue

    News | 26 Jan 2015 02:35 | Aaron Chong

    Shareholders of Jet Airways will vote on a possible $300 million non-convertible debenture private placement to Eithad Airways.