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  • Southwest inaugurates international service


    Southwest Airlines’ first international flights take off today, kicking off the carrier’s next round of expansion beyond the borders of the USA.


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  • PICTURE: Spirit shows off new livery


    ​Florida-based Spirit Airlines has unveiled a new livery, becoming the third US carrier in recent weeks to debut a new...


  • PICTURE: Southwest unveils new livery


    ​Southwest Airlines has unveiled a new livery and branding, months ahead of the completion of its integration with...


  • USA and Mexico in talks to liberalise air services


    ​The USA and Mexico are in talks to liberalise their bilateral air service agreement that would allow more carriers to...


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  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 15-22 September 2014

    News | 22 Sep 2014 20:11 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Allegiant to operate Easyjet’s A319shttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-15-22-September-2014-404022/
  • ROUTES: Detroit targets Middle East for expansion

    News | 22 Sep 2014 14:01 | Edward Russell

    ​Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County airport wants to land its first nonstop flight from the Middle East, seeing it as a natural destination for the region’s carriers in the USA.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ROUTES-Detroit-targets-Middle-East-for-expansion-403990/
  • ROUTES: Chicago O'Hare modernisation progresses

    News | 21 Sep 2014 15:09 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​An ongoing modernisation at Chicago O'Hare international airport is proceeding full steam ahead, as the airline looks to add more international connections.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ROUTES-Chicago-OHare-modernisation-progresses-403940/
  • American adjusts LaGuardia schedules with Atlanta addition

    News | 19 Sep 2014 13:34 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines will resume nonstop service between Atlanta and New York LaGuardia in January, after a nine-month hiatus in the market.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-adjusts-LaGuardia-schedules-with-Atlanta-addition-403907/
  • ANALYSIS: US-Mexico capacity on the rise

    News | 17 Sep 2014 19:30 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Capacity between the USA and Mexico is set to grow this year, as airlines prepare to add new flights in the following months.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-US-Mexico-capacity-on-the-rise-403825/
  • Airline lease deals delay Washington National capital plans

    News | 17 Sep 2014 18:51 | Edward Russell

    ​The operator of Ronald Reagan Washington National airport has postponed finalising expansion plans until it reaches new use and lease agreements with airlines, says vice-president of engineering Ginger Evans.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airline-lease-deals-delay-Washington-National-capital-plans-403823/