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  • Russia bans Syrian overflights after threat to A320

    Russian authorities have ordered the country's carriers to avoid overflying Syrian territory following an apparent attack on a Nordwind Airlines Airbus A320. The...

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  • VIDEO: EasyJet's McCall on allocated seating trial

    EasyJet chief executive Carolyn McCall insists the airline will only go ahead with allocated seating if it does not...

  • Thomson Airways flight diverts to Athens following security alert

    <p>A Thomson Airways flight was diverted to Athens today following a security alert on the Boeing 757-200 aircraft, the...

  • Airlines adjust flight times to comply with Egyptian curfew

    <p>A government-imposed curfew is continuing to affect flights to and from Egypt, forcing airlines to adjust flight...

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  • Atlantic Airways loss almost triples in first quarter

    News | 02 Jun 2014 14:07 | Michael Gubisch

    Faroe Islands-based Atlantic Airways boosted revenue 5% to DKr109 million ($20 million) during the first quarter, but its pre-tax loss nearly tripled, increasing from DKr3.3 million to DKr9.6 million.
  • Air Serbia launches Aviolet charter brand

    News | 27 May 2014 10:47 | Igor Salinger

    Air Serbia has begun operating flights under new charter brand Aviolet, which will eventually deploy three of the airline’s Boeing 737-300s.
  • ​Egypt eyes Arabian lift for tourism with new routes

    News | 06 May 2014 19:53 | Graham Dunn

    EgyptAir and Air Cairo are to launch flights from Hurghada into Jeddah and Kuwait respectively as the Egyptian tourism ministry looks to neighbouring Arabian markets to help revive its key tourism industry.
  • Egypt's AlMasria plans Russian routes

    News | 02 Jan 2014 16:00 | Tom Zaitsev

    AlMasria Universal Airlines is looking to launch regular flights to Moscow and St Petersburg.
  • DUBAI: EgyptAir aims for 2014 return to pre-crisis heights

    News | 19 Nov 2013 11:53 | Michael Gubisch

    EgyptAir is expecting its traffic to recover to pre-revolution levels in 2014, while the airline plans to grow its 81-strong fleet to 127 aircraft by the middle of the next decade.
  • Air Cairo to double A320 fleet

    News | 06 Nov 2013 13:35 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Egyptian carrier Air Cairo is planning to double its fleet following a shift in strategy towards hybrid operations.