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  • 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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  • IN FOCUS: The TriStar heritage 40 years on


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  • 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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  • ANALYSIS: West African connectivity hit by Ebola crisis

    News | 21 Aug 2014 08:21 | 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-West-African-connectivity-hit-by-Ebola-crisis-402897/
  • St. Louis airport eyes Europe as airlines gradually expand

    News | 12 May 2014 20:04 | 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/St-Louis-airport-eyes-Europe-as-airlines-gradually-expand-399171/
  • ANALYSIS: How consolidation has shifted US airport hubs

    News | 23 Oct 2013 12:00 | 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-consolidation-has-shifted-US-airport-hubs-392006/
  • Ghana's Africa World Airlines to serve Lagos and Freetown

    News | 22 Oct 2013 16:11 | 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ghanas-Africa-World-Airlines-to-serve-Lagos-and-Freetown-392008/
  • Jeffrey Erickson to lead start-up People Express

    News | 04 Oct 2013 20:11 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Start-up carrier People Express has named longtime airline industry executive Jeffrey Erickson as its chairman and chief executive, the airline announces.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Jeffrey-Erickson-to-lead-start-up-People-Express-391351/
  • American to hire 1,500 pilots by 2018

    News | 30 Sep 2013 16:38 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines plans to hire roughly 1,500 pilots new by 2018, joining its competitors in hiring or recalling furloughed cockpit crew members.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-to-hire-1500-pilots-by-2018-391136/