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  • Airbus pushes for UK maritime patrol contest

    ​One of the potential bidders for a future UK maritime patrol aircraft requirement is calling on the Ministry of Defence to hold a competition, rather than “rush in” to a sole-source deal to buy Boeing’s 737-based P-8.

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  • PICTURE: Qantas unveils new A330 business seat

    Qantas Airways has unveiled its new business class seat that will be progressively rolled out on its Airbus A330s from...

  • KC-46 first flight delayed to April 2015

    First flight of the US Air Force’s KC-46 aerial refueling tanker has been delayed by several months to April 2015 amid...

  • Orbital Sciences' Cygnus docks with ISS

    Orbital Sciences successfully docked its Cygnus cargo capsule with the International Space Station (ISS) for the first...

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  • Qantas to expand codeshare with American Airlines

    News | 24 Nov 2014 02:11 | Firdaus Hashim

    Qantas Airways will expand its codeshare with American Airlines, starting from 27 November.
  • ANALYSIS: SkyWest parks Brasilias in regional ‘evolution’

    News | 20 Nov 2014 15:36 | Edward Russell

    ​SkyWest Inc will make a move many have expected for some time - eliminate its last Embraer 120 Brasilia turboprops as the regional airline industry shifts towards larger jet aircraft.
  • Air Wisconsin president departs for Columbia Helicopters

    News | 14 Nov 2014 16:12 | Edward Russell

    ​Air Wisconsin has promoted Christine Deister to chief commercial officer, taking over many of the responsibilities of departing president Jim Rankin.
  • ​Virgin Atlantic and Gol in no rush to join SkyTeam

    News | 03 Nov 2014 09:55 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Virgin Atlantic and Gol see no pressing need to jump into SkyTeam, despite their strong connections to its members and both being part-owned by Delta Air Lines.
  • Virgin Australia completes Velocity stake sale

    News | 23 Oct 2014 07:18 | Greg Waldron

    ​Virgin Australia has completed the sale of a 35% stake in its Velocity Frequent Flyer business to Affinity Equity Partners.
  • SkyWest promotes Black to oversee customer service

    News | 22 Oct 2014 14:44 | Edward Russell

    ​Utah-based regional carrier SkyWest Airlines has promoted Steve Black to oversee its customer service function.