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  • Mesa to use ex-Pluna CRJ900s for US Airways operation

    Mesa Airlines will lease nine Bombardier CRJ900s, which were previously operated by Uruguay's Pluna, for operations at...

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  • Brazilian court declares Uruguay clear of historic Varig debts

    News | 29 Aug 2014 13:23 | Rainer Uphoff

    The Brazilian Federal Superior Court has ruled that the Uruguayan state has no financial liability with the employees association of bankrupt Varig, despite a contract that made it co-responsible for debts accumulated by the Brazilian airline when Varig acquired Uruguay's then flag carrier Pluna in 1995.
  • Mesa finances growth with $30m working capital loan

    News | 15 Aug 2014 15:35 | Edward Russell

    ​Mesa Airlines has closed a $30 million working capital draw loan to support its fleet expansion.
  • Uruguay's BQB shelves Airbus plans

    News | 13 Aug 2014 13:24 | Rainer Uphoff

    ​Uruguay's BQB Lineas Aereas appears to have backtracked on its plan to operate Airbus jets, returning its sole Airbus A319 and axing several routes.
  • Strategic Air Finance to acquire seven ex-Pluna CRJ900s

    News | 24 Jul 2014 12:04 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Miami-based Strategic Air Finance has signed a letter of intent to acquire seven Bombardier CRJ900s from the Uruguayan government in a $77 million transaction, according to local reports indicate.
  • Uruguay approves $15m for Alas-U

    News | 02 May 2014 16:38 | Rainer Uphoff

    Uruguay's A​las-U, the successor to Pluna, has been awarded a $15 million credit line backed by Uruguayan state agencies.
  • Afghan Jet to start operations in April

    News | 12 Mar 2014 16:21 | Oliver Clark

    New carrier Afghan Jet International Airlines plans to start scheduled flights on April 1, starting with domestic routes operated using two Bombardier CRJ200s.