Top News on South American

  • ALTA: Avianca Brazil to be ready for Star in 2014

    Avianca Brazil will be ready to join Star Alliance by the second quarter of 2014, filling the grouping's void in the South American country after TAM departs for Oneworld.

  • Other News for South American

  • Rockwell Collins to double Brazil facility footprint

    ​Rockwell Collins announced on 28 August plans to double the size of its facility in São José dos Campos, Brazil, with...

  • Aerolineas tentatively signs for four A330s

    ​Aerolineas Argentinas has tentatively agreed to order four Airbus A330-200s to reinforce the South American carrier's...

  • LAAD: South American countries partner to develop new trainer

    Seven South American countries have pledged to develop and fly a new basic trainer by 2015 ...

  • News Listings for South American

  • American plans new $1bn term loan

    News | 19 Sep 2014 17:01 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines is considering up to $1.8 billion in new secured credit facilities, as it continues to focus on locking-in low interest rates.
  • ​INTERVIEW: Si Xian Min, China Southern Airlines chairman

    News | 16 Sep 2014 11:05 | Mavis Toh

    In China Southern Airlines chairman Si Xian Min’s view, being a state-owned carrier in China is akin to being one of three brothers. They share the same parentage, but each has a distinct character, strengths and weaknesses.
  • South American aviation needs integration push: IDB study

    News | 15 Sep 2014 18:51 | Rainer Uphoff

    The Washington DC-based Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) sees a need for new structures and policies to transform the expected high traffic growth in South America into a driver for regional aviation integration beyond the continent's large metropolitan areas.
  • ANALYSIS: North American airline market review August 2014

    News | 10 Sep 2014 15:08

    North American carriers continued to work through the details of consolidation efforts that unfurled in recent years, after a largely strong showing during financial earnings season that began in July.
  • ANALYSIS: Shifting dynamics on Europe-South American routes

    News | 09 Sep 2014 12:44 | Henk Ombelet

    Alliances, mergers, closures and local influences have all had considerable impact on the changing South American air transport market
  • China Southern to focus on growing long-haul yields

    News | 01 Sep 2014 02:05 | Mavis Toh

    ​China Southern Airlines will focus on improving the yields on its long-haul services, after having actively expanded its international network .