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  • BA to resurrect 'CityFlyer' brand for London City operations following BA Connect sale to FlyBe


    <P><A href="http://www.ba.com" target=_blank>British&nbsp;Airways (BA)</A> is to brand its London City Airport-based...


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  • Third Air Arabia carrier to be based in Egypt

    News | 09 Sep 2009 08:56 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    United Arab Emirates budget carrier Air Arabia is to establish a new low-cost airline division in Egypt, in co-operation with travel company Travco Group. The...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Third-Air-Arabia-carrier-to-be-based-in-Egypt-332069/
  • Former SkyEurope chairman Bitter emerges at Air Arabia Maroc

    News | 10 Jul 2009 18:51 | Lori Ranson

    <p>Roughly a month after resigning his post as chairman of the SkyEurope board, Jason Bitter was selected as chief executive officer of Air Arabia Maroc. </p><p>The...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Former-SkyEurope-chairman-Bitter-emerges-at-Air-Arabia-Maroc-329526/
  • New carrier Air Arabia Maroc switches to Casablanca base

    News | 03 Nov 2008 12:26 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Middle Eastern budget carrier Air Arabia is to establish its new Moroccan operation, Air Arabia Maroc, at the city of Casablanca rather than Rabat. The...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/New-carrier-Air-Arabia-Maroc-switches-to-Casablanca-base-318306/
  • Low-cost carriers expand reach through cross-border deals

    News | 24 Apr 2008 09:15 | David Knibb

    Low-cost carriers are increasingly overcoming border restrictions and spreading their reach through offshore bases and cross-border joint ventures ...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Low-cost-carriers-expand-reach-through-cross-border-deals-223137/
  • Air Arabia to open Moroccan base

    News | 21 Nov 2007 14:52 | Brendan Sobie

    Sharjah-based low-cost carrier Air Arabia is to take control of Moroccan carrier Regional Air Lines and open its first overseas base at Moroccan capital...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Arabia-to-open-Moroccan-base-219788/
  • BA to resurrect 'CityFlyer' brand for London City operations following BA Connect sale to FlyBe

    News | 12 Jan 2007 17:29 | Victoria Moores

    <P><A href="http://www.ba.com" target=_blank>British&nbsp;Airways (BA)</A> is to brand its London City Airport-based regional services as ‘BA CityFlyer’, following the proposed sale of its remaining regional operations to UK carrier Flybe.</P> <P><A href="http://www.flightglobal.com/Articles/2006/11/03/Navigation/255/210362/British+Airways+to+sell+BA+Connect+regional+services+to+low-fares+carrier.html">BA&nbsp;revealed its plan to sell its BA Connect regional operation to Flybe in November last year</A>, but excluded its London City operations and ten BAE Systems Avro RJs from the deal.</P> <P>The London City operation, which BA launched in April 2003, will be re-branded as BA CityFlyer and operated under a new air operator’s certificate (AOC).</P> <P>CityFlyer Express was formerly the name of BA’s London Gatwick-based franchise partner. It was taken over by the flag-carrier in 1999 and was subsequently absorbed into BA’s mainline short-haul operation from Gatwick.</P> <P>BA Connechttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/BA-to-resurrect-CityFlyer-brand-for-London-City-operations-following-BA-Connect-sale-to-FlyBe-211507/