Top News on World Airlines

  • Delay hits BMI Regional sale process

    Lufthansa has had to wait longer than expected to offload the regional subsidiary of BMI. The sale to a group of UK investors,...

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  • ROUTES: Guide to airline start-ups and groundings in 2012

    High-profile airline groundings may have dominated much of the news this year, but there are a number of new kids on...

  • IN FOCUS: The TriStar heritage 40 years on

    Forty years ago, in April 1972, Lockheed saw its last civil airliner design - the L-1011 TriStar - enter service with...

  • Australian pilot training school set for September opening

    Australia Asia Flight Training plans to open a flight school in the country in September 2010 with a fleet of more than...

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  • 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.
  • ANALYSIS: West African connectivity hit by Ebola crisis

    News | 21 Aug 2014 09:21 | Martin Rivers

    Though primarily a human tragedy for the more than 1,350 people who have succumbed to the disease, the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa is also having a drastic impact on air connectivity across the sub-region.
  • St. Louis airport eyes Europe as airlines gradually expand

    News | 12 May 2014 21:04 | Edward Russell

    ​The Lambert-St. Louis International airport sees a flight to London as its best bet for landing new service to Europe, says director Rhonda Hamm-Niebruegge.
  • ANALYSIS: How consolidation has shifted US airport hubs

    News | 23 Oct 2013 13:00 | Edward Russell

    Think again if you thought you might see the inside of Pittsburgh International’s airmall or Lambert-St. Louis International’s Minoru Yamasaki terminal while transiting between flights in the USA.
  • Ghana's Africa World Airlines to serve Lagos and Freetown

    News | 22 Oct 2013 17:11 | Oliver Clark

    Africa World Airlines is set to become a regional operator later this year when it starts serving the capitals of Nigeria and Sierra Leone.
  • Jeffrey Erickson to lead start-up People Express

    News | 04 Oct 2013 21:11 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Start-up carrier People Express has named longtime airline industry executive Jeffrey Erickson as its chairman and chief executive, the airline announces.