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  • TAM and US Airways join Oneworld


    ​Brazil’s TAM and US Airways joined Oneworld today, in a move that the alliance called its biggest single day of growth since it was launched.


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  • IATA: New airline chiefs take up big challenges


    As airline chiefs assemble in Miami for IATA's latest annual general meeting, there are new leaders at the helm of 16...


  • SriLankan firms A350 order


    SriLankan Airlines has firmed its tentative order for four Airbus A350-900s, a deal which had been disclosed at the...


  • IATA: SriLankan Airlines to join Oneworld


    Oneworld will this morning unveil SriLankan Airlines as its latest member elect during the annual general meeting in...


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  • ANALYSIS: The end of the gold rush for Asia-Pacific alliances

    News | 20 Aug 2015 13:44 | Greg Waldron

    ​Just over one year ago in April 2014, SriLankan Airlines joined the Oneworld Alliance. Not content to hold the ceremony in the capital city of Colombo, the carrier deployed one of its Airbus A340-300 aircraft to fly media and dignitaries 150km to the newly built, but remote, Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport in Hambontota. One participant described it as “a logistical nightmare.”http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-end-of-the-gold-rush-for-Asia-Pacific-alliances-414842/
  • SriLankan to codeshare with Air Berlin and Niki

    News | 03 Jul 2015 07:04 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​SriLankan Airlines has signed a codesharing agreement with Air Berlin and its Austrian subsidiary Niki.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SriLankan-to-codeshare-with-Air-Berlin-and-Niki-414275/
  • IATA: New airline chiefs take up big challenges

    News | 05 Jun 2015 08:00

    As airline chiefs assemble in Miami for IATA's latest annual general meeting, there are new leaders at the helm of 16 of the 100 biggest carriers since they met a year ago in Doha.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IATA-New-airline-chiefs-take-up-big-challenges-412829/
  • ANALYSIS: Aircraft lessors continue to rise from the East

    News | 27 Jan 2015 13:00 | Ellis Taylor

    Aircraft lessors have been growing fast in Asia, but few are likely to pose a major challenge to Western domination of the sector.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Aircraft-lessors-continue-to-rise-from-the-East-407663/
  • ​ANALYSIS: Alliance opportunities and Qatar's Oneworld motivation

    News | 27 Nov 2014 10:55 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Qatar Airways chief executive Akbar Al Baker candidly explained his reasons for joining Oneworld – revealing a potential missed opportunity for Star Alliance – using his trademark straight talking at the recent Airline Business Aviation Partnership Summit.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Alliance-opportunities-and-Qatars-Oneworld-motivation-406525/
  • ANALYSIS: Alliance shifts continue as joint ventures take hold

    News | 19 Aug 2014 11:41 | Graham Dunn

    While much of the attention among global alliance members has been on developing joint venture partnerships in key markets, it has still been a busy 12 months for all three groupings.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Alliance-shifts-continue-as-joint-ventures-take-hold-402794/