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  • ANALYSIS: How will airlines fund $100bn worth of new aircraft this year?


    Record production means that airlines' delivery finance requirements will increase by 15% this year to $100 billion, with banking activity likely to grow significantly.


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  • ANALYSIS: How will airlines fund $100bn worth of new aircraft this year?


    Record production means that airlines' delivery finance requirements will increase by 15% this year to $100 billion,...


  • Global Aviation files for Chapter 11


    Global Aviation Holdings has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, citing its large fleet and high labour costs. ...


  • North American airlines start reining in supply as oil prices bite


    North American carriers are turning back to the weapon that served them so well in their last battle against high oil...


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  • US carrier profits continue to outshine rest of the world

    News | 10 Dec 2014 13:25 | Graham Dunn

    Today's further upgrade to the profits IATA expects among North American carriers underlines an expanding gulf between the financial performances of carriers from this region and of those in the rest of the world.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-carrier-profits-continue-to-outshine-rest-of-the-world-406945/
  • IATA outlook upbeat as oil price offers 'operating cushion'

    News | 04 Dec 2014 11:57 | Niall O'Keeffe

    IATA sees ​falling oil prices providing "a much-needed operating cushion for airlines" and considers the outlook for air travel to be "positive" after passenger demand rose 5.7% in October.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IATA-outlook-upbeat-as-oil-price-offers-operating-cushion-406747/
  • ANALYSIS: EETC volume remains slow despite low rates

    News | 08 Sep 2014 17:17 | Edward Russell

    ​Airlines continue to trickle out new secured enhanced equipment trust certificates (EETC) deals this year, despite strong investor interest and record low coupons.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-EETC-volume-remains-slow-despite-low-rates-403456/
  • IATA sees risks despite solid traffic growth in July

    News | 04 Sep 2014 15:03 | Michael Gubisch

    IATA has a “broadly positive” outlook on the global passenger air transport business after airlines registered a 5.3% rise in traffic across all regions in July – but warns that further growth could be jeopardised by the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the eurozone’s economic weakness, crisis in Ukraine, and instability in the Middle East.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IATA-sees-risks-despite-solid-traffic-growth-in-July-403346/
  • IATA appoints new safety director

    News | 27 Aug 2014 15:37 | Martin Rivers

    IATA has appointed Rodolfo Quevedo as its new director of safety, effective 2 September.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IATA-appoints-new-safety-director-403074/
  • ANALYSIS: The changing size and shape of the world airliner fleet

    News | 22 Aug 2014 11:58 | Murdo Morrison

    There are many fronts in the commercial war between the big two airframers. In one crucial skirmish – size of global single-aisle in-service fleet – the Airbus A320 family is within a whisker of overtaking the Boeing 737, when old and current-generation types are combined.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-changing-size-and-shape-of-the-world-airliner-fleet-402837/