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  • Monarch could take up to 20 CSeries jets: Rawlinson

    Monarch Airlines chief executive Iain Rawlinson says the carrier’s fleet renewal programme is a "three-horse race", with an order for 20 Bombardier CSeries airliners a distinct possibility.

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  • FARNBROUGH: Monarch signs a $250m deal with IAE for bespoke V2500 support

    UK-based Monarch Airlines has signed a multi-year, $250 million service agreement for International Aero Engines to...

  • MAEL denies Goldcare conflict with LOT 787 maintenance win

    Polish flag carrier LOT has contracted Monarch Aircraft Engineering (MAEL) to provide entry-into-service support for...

  • UK's Monarch Airlines cancels entire 787 order

    UK holiday carrier Monarch Airlines has emerged as the latest customer to cancel its Boeing 787 order, confirming it...

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  • Monarch identifies preferred investor as sale nears

    News | 23 Sep 2014 08:28 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Shareholders of UK travel group Monarch Holdings are expecting to sell the company next month to an investor identified as Greybull Capital.
  • ANALYSIS: Europe airline market review August 2014

    News | 08 Sep 2014 11:00

    Aeroflot's attempt to introduce its own low-cost unit may have stuttered in its formative steps, but the SkyTeam carrier remains determined to push ahead in Russia's fledging budget sector market.
  • Monarch Airlines to ditch charter flights from 2015

    News | 21 Aug 2014 09:10 | Oliver Clark

    ​Monarch Airlines will end charter flights in the summer 2015 after a wide-ranging business review conducted by chief executive Andrew Swaffield concluded that the carrier should become a low-cost operator.
  • Monarch Airlines to cut 1,000 jobs

    News | 18 Aug 2014 12:09 | Niall O'Keeffe

    UK leisure carrier Monarch Airlines is to cut more than 1,000 jobs as part of its strategic review, indicates a source familiar with the situation.
  • Monarch to withdraw from East Midlands

    News | 14 Aug 2014 11:42

    UK leisure carrier Monarch Airlines is to stop flying from East Midlands airport at the end of April 2015.
  • Monarch makes early move for European AOC

    News | 06 Aug 2014 11:45

    ​Monarch Airlines is claiming to be the first major UK carrier to have completed requirement for the new European air operator’s certificate.