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  • MH17: Dutch authority takes over as lead investigator

    Dutch investigators are to assume the lead role in the inquiry into the loss of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine.

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    ​Air France will extend a cabin revamp to its long-haul Airbus A330s and A380s, as part of a €1 billion ($1.36 billion)...

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  • UK commission calls for Scotland to gain passenger-tax power

    News | 27 Nov 2014 12:07 | Niall O'Keeffe

    ​Power to charge tax on air passengers leaving Scottish airports should be devolved to the local parliament, a UK government commission has recommended.
  • ANALYSIS: Will the Washington DC airports become a true system?

    News | 13 Nov 2014 23:20 | Edward Russell

    The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) has managed Washington DC's two primary airports – Ronald Reagan Washington National and Washington Dulles International – since its creation nearly 30 years ago.
  • Rouge CASM validates Air Canada’s strategy: CEO

    News | 07 Nov 2014 20:28 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Air Canada is realising double-digit cost savings on flights operated by leisure-focused subsidiary Rouge, proving the viability of the company’s airline-within-an-airline, says Montreal-based Air Canada’s chief executive Calin Rovinescu.
  • ANALYSIS: What future for China's air power?

    News | 04 Nov 2014 11:09 | Greg Waldron

    Airshow China 2014 will offer a glimpse into the future of Chinese airpower, but it will likely raise more questions than it answers
  • ANALYSIS: US airlines bringing home MRO work

    News | 30 Oct 2014 10:19 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    After years of sending nearly all their widebodies overseas for MRO work, US airlines are increasingly having aircraft serviced stateside.
  • Pilot strike saddles Air France-KLM with €400m-plus of debt

    News | 29 Oct 2014 13:52 | Olivier Bonnassies

    French pilots' two-week strike in September had an impact of between €400 million ($509 million) and €500 million on Air France-KLM's debt level.