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  • Effects of Ukrainian crisis reflected in traffic levels

    News | 28 Jan 2015 12:01 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Ukraine’s government has disclosed the effects of the country’s political unrest on air transport, with figures showing passenger numbers last year were down 20%.
  • Cyprus Airways' network being restored: minister

    News | 23 Jan 2015 14:24 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Cyprus Airways’ collapse is having only a temporary effect on air route connectivity to the island, the government claims.
  • Air Costa targets to triple fleet size by 2018

    News | 21 Jan 2015 08:04 | Aaron Chong

    ​Indian regional airline Air Costa says it is seeking to increase its operational fleet size by up to eight aircraft by 2018.
  • Aircastle prices $500m unsecured notes

    News | 13 Jan 2015 12:36 | Edward Russell

    ​Lessor Aircastle has achieved a 5.5% coupon on its $500 million senior unsecured issue.
  • Air Canada studies viability of Billy Bishop operation

    News | 07 Jan 2015 16:40 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Air Canada is assessing the viability of its operation at Billy Bishop Toronto City airport, citing rates charged by the terminal’s owner, a division of Porter Aviation, as the reason for its evaluation.
  • ​ANALYSIS: QZ8501 bucks improving Indonesian safety trend

    News | 30 Dec 2014 07:16 | Greg Waldron

    The loss of AirAsia Indonesia flight QZ8501 on 28 December follows a year in which Indonesian airlines improved their safety record.