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  • Picture: New 'Brussels Airlines' logo casts doubt on 'Sabena' resurrection


    <P><BR>A new twist has emerged over the possible rebranding of merged Belgian carriers <A href="http://www.snbrussels.com" target=_blank>SN&nbsp;Brussels Airlines</A> and <A href="http://www.virgin-express.com/" target=_blank>Virgin&nbsp;Express</A>, after parent company <A href="http://www.brusselsairlines.com/en/company/pressroom/detail.aspx?uri=tcm:31-4986" target=_blank>SN&nbsp;Airholding</A> newly re-registered the name ‘Brussels Airlines’ along with an updated logo.</P> <P>There has been speculation that the former Belgian flag-carrier’s name ‘Sabena’ might be resurrected for the combined operation – and this was tipped last week by a senior source close to the carriers.</P> <P><A href="http://register.boip.int/bmbonline/details/trademark/show.do?markNumberType=APP&amp;markNumber=1122180&amp;markID=2202101" target=_blank><IMG style="BORDER-RIGHT: 1px solid; BORDER-TOP: 1px solid; FLOAT: left; OVERFLOW: auto; BORDER-LEFT: 1px solid; WIDTH: 200px; DIRECTION: ltr; MARGIN-RIGHT: 1


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  • Brussels Airlines' pilots tentatively welcome Lufthansa talks


    Brussels Airlines' pilots, represented by the Belgian Cockpit Association, have tentatively welcomed Lufthansa's plans...


  • PICTURE: Start-up Cargo B prepares to take first 747


    <P>Belgian cargo start-up <A href="http://www.cargob.com/press.asp#37" target=_blank>Cargo&nbsp;B&nbsp;Airlines will...


  • SN Brussels engineers find dead body in A330 wheel well after flight from Dakar, second this weekend after Friday identical Delta 767 incident


    <P>A second dead body had been found on in the wheel well of aircraft originating from West Africa over the weekend....


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  • Airline Distribution 2009 conference report

    News | 23 Apr 2009 15:00 | Mark Pilling

    Despite huge changes in how carriers sell and distribute their product over recent years, the 2009 Airline Distribution conference, organised by Airline Business and UATP, showed that few feel they have got it righthttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airline-Distribution-2009-conference-report-325547/
  • Brussels Airlines' pilots tentatively welcome Lufthansa talks

    News | 02 Sep 2008 10:00 | Victoria Moores

    Brussels Airlines' pilots, represented by the Belgian Cockpit Association, have tentatively welcomed Lufthansa's plans to acquire a stake in the airline's...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Brussels-Airlines-pilots-tentatively-welcome-Lufthansa-talks-315443/
  • Richard Branson

    News | 25 Jan 2008 13:19 | Andrea Crisp

    Serial entrepreneur and self-promoter Sir Richard...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Richard-Branson-221118/
  • Saving Alitalia

    News | 21 Aug 2007 00:00 | Rigas Doganis

    If Alitalia is to have a chance of survival, the Italian government must learn lessons from its past mistakes and accept that some harsh commercial decisions...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Saving-Alitalia-216214/
  • PICTURE: Start-up Cargo B prepares to take first 747

    News | 16 Aug 2007 11:11 | Victoria Moores

    <P>Belgian cargo start-up <A href="http://www.cargob.com/press.asp#37" target=_blank>Cargo&nbsp;B&nbsp;Airlines will take delivery of its first Boeing 747</A> in late August.</P> <P><A href="http://www.cargob.com/fleet.html" target=_blank>Cargo&nbsp;B Airlines</A>, led by former SN Brussels Airlines chairman Rob Kuijpers, is slated to begin operations this October. It is planning to serve destinations in the Middle and Far East, Africa and South America. </P> <P>It is planning to launch with two Boeing 747s, with a third due to join its fleet on 1 April 2008. </P> <P align=center> <TABLE style="WIDTH: 445px" cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TH><IMG style="WIDTH: 445px; HEIGHT: 247px" alt="" src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=18888" border=0>&nbsp;</TH></TR> <TR> <TD> <H5 align=left>&nbsp;Cargo B planning to serve destinations in the Middle and Far East, Africa and South America</H5></TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE></P> <P>A statement from Cargo B says: “We prhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-Start-up-Cargo-B-prepares-to-take-first-747-216114/
  • Africa briefing

    News | 23 Apr 2007 00:00

    <P><STRONG>New carrier for Gabon</STRONG></P> <P>Gabon Airlines launched operations in April with a service from Libreville to Paris. The privately-owned start-up aims to fill the void left by Air Gabon, which was liquidated in March 2006. Routes to Dubai and several African destinations are planned.</P> <P><STRONG>New airport for Dakar</STRONG></P> <P>A consortium headed by Germany's Fraport has won a tender to manage a new airport in Dakar, the capital of Senegal. It will be operation by 2011.</P> <P><STRONG>Cameroon sell-off delayed</STRONG></P> <P>Plans to privatise Cameroon Airlines have been set back after the government opted to void last year's selection of SN Brussels Airlines and re-start the bid process. The move follows different views between the two parties on how it should develop.</P>http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Africa-briefing-213485/