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  • ​Virgin Australia ATR operated 13 sectors with damaged tail


    The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) is continuing its investigation into an incident where a full inspection of a Virgin Australia ATR 72-600 may have failed to discover structural damage to the aircraft’s tailplane.


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  • ​Virgin Australia ATR operated 13 sectors with damaged tail


    The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) is continuing its investigation into an incident where a full inspection...


  • ATSB investigates Virgin Australia ATR 72 landing incident


    ​The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) is investigating an incident in which a Virgin Australia ATR 72-500...


  • Virgin Australia delays delivery of six ATR 72s


    Virgin Australia Regional Airlines (VARA) has delayed the delivery of six new ATR 72-600s as it works to integrate...


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  • First-quarter loss deepens at Tigerair

    News | 23 Jul 2014 11:11 | Ellis Taylor

    Singapore-based low-cost carrier group Tigerair made a S$16.4 million ($13.2 million) operating loss in the quarter ended 30 June, worsening a reverse of S$6.2 million in the same period last year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/First-quarter-loss-deepens-at-Tigerair-401909/
  • Strong first-half activity recorded for Fokker products

    News | 23 Jul 2014 11:05 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Fokker Services has reported 19 placements of Fokker turboprops and regional jets during the first half of 2014, almost equaling last year’s total activity.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Strong-first-half-activity-recorded-for-Fokker-products-401908/
  • Virgin Australia adjusts trans-Pacific network

    News | 23 Jul 2014 03:39 | Ellis Taylor

    Virgin Australia will cancel its Melbourne-Los Angeles services in favour of adding more frequencies from Brisbane from 26 October.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Virgin-Australia-adjusts-trans-Pacific-network-401886/
  • Alliance Airlines scotches takeover talk

    News | 23 Jul 2014 02:43 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Brisbane based Alliance Airlines has denied a report in an Australian newspaper that it is in talks for a possible takeover with a number of parties.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Alliance-Airlines-scotches-takeover-talk-401883/
  • Australia shies away from Qantas ownership revamp

    News | 16 Jul 2014 09:55 | Greg Waldron

    ​Canberra has backed away from a plan to increase the foreign ownership allowed in Qantas Airways to 49%.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-shies-away-from-Qantas-ownership-revamp-401626/
  • ​ANALYSIS: IT Trends survey highlights IROPS focus

    News | 16 Jul 2014 09:07 | Gillian Jenner

    Airlines are investing in IT solutions such as self-service rebooking of flights to minimise disruptions and quicken recovery during irregular operations, as the 2014 Airlines IT Trends Survey showshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-IT-Trends-survey-highlights-IROPS-focus-400832/