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  • ILA: A380 remains a ‘customer magnet’ for Emirates

    ​The Airbus A380 continues to be Emirates’ most in-demand product seven years after entering service with the carrier, says Hubert Frach, the carrier’s divisional senior vice-president, commercial operations west, responsible for sales in the Americas, Europe, Africa and the Russian Federation.

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  • FARNBOROUGH: Fokker 120 edges closer to go-ahead

    Long-running plans to resurrect production of the Fokker 100 twinjet appear to be gaining momentum as the Netherlands...

  • Network USA event to come under Routes umbrella

    Flightglobal and UBM Live have struck a deal under which the Network USA event will be merged into Routes Americas.

  • ILA: AirAsia closes in on 'bring your own device' IFE

    AirAsia believes the technological strides being made in tablet devices means that within three years its passengers...

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  • ANALYSIS: ​MTU Maintenance Zhuhai geared for expansion

    News | 01 Dec 2014 08:17 | Mark Pilling

    MTU Maintenance Zhuhai – the engine overhaul joint venture between one of China's big-three airlines China Southern and German powerplant specialist MTU – is seeking to expand across its current narrowbody engine portfolio and has an eye on maintaining new types like CFM International's Leap and Pratt & Whitney’s PW1000.
  • ​AIRSHOW CHINA: China Express evaluates CSeries

    News | 12 Nov 2014 15:00 | Mark Pilling

    Fast-growing regional carrier China Express Airlines has confirmed its strong interest in adding the Bombardier CSeries to its fleet after giving the Canadian manufacturer’s CRJ900 programme a major boost in the run up to the Zhuhai Air Show with an order for 24 of the type.
  • FARNBOROUGH: A380 shines in cost battle – Amedeo

    News | 15 Jul 2014 19:26 | Mark Pilling

    Amedeo chief executive Mark Lapidus says its campaign to put “the record straight” about the Airbus A380’s cost advantage is gathering pace, almost exactly a year after the lessor revealed an intention to acquire 20 of the superjumbos.
  • FARNBOROUGH: Fokker 120 edges closer to go-ahead

    News | 15 Jul 2014 08:40 | Mark Pilling

    Long-running plans to resurrect production of the Fokker 100 twinjet appear to be gaining momentum as the Netherlands Aircraft Company works on securing the financing and supply chain partners to launch the aircraft, dubbed the F120NG.
  • ​FARNBOROUGH: Business case prompts GE to leave A330neo to Rolls

    News | 14 Jul 2014 19:14 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Rolls-Royce secured an exclusive engine supply deal on the Airbus A330neo after rival General Electric decided not to participate as it could not work the business case.
  • IATA: Airline CEOs call for change in SITA governance

    News | 02 Jun 2014 16:16 | Mark Pilling

    ​Leading airline CEOs made an unexpected call during the working session at yesterday’s AGM for SITA to restructure how it is governed.