News Listings for Maersk Air

  • Ryanair acquires 737-700 for crew training

    News | 29 Jun 2015 07:22 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Irish budget carrier Ryanair has acquired a Boeing 737-700 which the airline intends to use as a training aircraft.
  • Analysis: What does the EC cargo decision really mean?

    News | 12 Nov 2010 17:13

    <P><B><I></I></B><B><I>Philippe Ruttley and Solange Leandro</I></B><B><I>, who </I></B><B><I>are European c</I></B><B><I>ompetition </I></B><B><I>specialists </I></B><B><I>at legal firm </I></B><B><I>Clyde &amp; Co</I></B><B><I>, take a look at the air cargo case and its lessons for the industry</I></B></P> <P>On 9 November 2010 the European Commission finally issued its long awaited decision and fined 11 airlines a total of €799 million ($1.1 billion) for price fixing on fuel surcharges and security surcharges and refusing to pay commission on surcharges. This included over €300 million for Air France-KLM and €104 million for British Airways. SAS had its fine increased by 50% to €70 million for its previous involvement in market fixing with Maersk Air in 2001. The decision contains important guidance for the aviation sector on the application of EU competition rules.</P> <P>Over 20 airlines and a consultancy company have been involved in a lengthy cartel investigation by the Commissio
  • Mid-air turbulence: Solutions for LCC leadership

    News | 18 May 2009 15:30

    In the secondof a two-part feature, Spencer Stuartexecutives propose someremedies to ease low-cost carriers' growing pains
  • Appointments

    News | 17 Mar 2008 10:32 | Mark Pilling

    Kingfisher Airlines has appointed Siva Ramachandran to the role of vice-president global sales, based in the Indian carrier's Mumbai hub. Ramachandran, who...
  • The first airline price-fixing fines are revealed

    News | 20 Aug 2007 23:00 | Mark Pilling

    British Airways and Korean Air are just the first of a series of carriers likely to be fined for their part in the price-fixing of passenger and cargo flights. Korean...
  • Qatar executive Peter Spencer joins bmi

    News | 25 Jul 2007 23:00 | Mark Pilling

    Spencer moves to bmi UK carrier bmi has recruited former British Airways veteran Peter Spencer to bolster its senior management team. It is understood...