Other News for World Airways

  • 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...


  • Global Aviation files for Chapter 11


    Global Aviation Holdings has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, citing its large fleet and high labour costs. ...


  • Lufthansa Cargo to select new aircraft type by April


    <p>Lufthansa Cargo is reviewing new aircraft options as it looks to resume growing its fleet over the next four years...


  • News Listings for World Airways

  • ANALYSIS: Why small is beautiful in freighter conversions

    News | 23 May 2014 13:37 | Ian Putzger

    Depending on which end of the market you are looking at, the freighter conversion sector is going full throttle or resembling a graveyard. While Aeronautical Engineers (AEI) is straining to meet its backlog of Boeing 737 and MD-80 conversion orders and is preparing for the next types to come into the picture, the large freighter segment is hardly moving at all.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Why-small-is-beautiful-in-freighter-conversions-399191/
  • ANALYSIS: Airline start-ups and failures Q1 2014

    News | 17 Apr 2014 15:06 | Graham Dunn

    Airline start-ups outweighed collapses during the first quarter of 2014, continuing the trend that developed last year as the economic climate brightened.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airline-start-ups-and-failures-Q1-2014-398294/
  • World Airways announces closure

    News | 27 Mar 2014 22:39 | Kristin Majcher

    ​World Airways flew for the last time on 26 March after failing to secure financing needed to emerge from US Chapter 11 creditor protection, says the Georgia-based airline.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/World-Airways-announces-closure-397543/
  • ANALYSIS: the Boeing 747-400 freighter aircraft report

    News | 31 Jan 2014 13:01 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​The market for high capacity, widebody freighter aircraft has been weak for some time.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-the-Boeing-747-400-freighter-aircraft-report-395444/
  • Virgin Australia appoints Hammes as COO

    News | 17 Jan 2014 03:03 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Virgin Australia has announced that Gary Hammes will take up the role of group chief operating officer.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Virgin-Australia-appoints-Hammes-as-COO-394952/
  • World Airways and crews fail to reach agreement

    News | 10 Jan 2014 22:23 | Kristin Majcher

    ​World Airways pilots and flight attendants have failed to reach a concessions agreement with the airline as its parent Global Aviation Holdings works to emerge from bankruptcy for the second time in two years, says the International Brotherhood of Teamsters union representing the employees.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/World-Airways-and-crews-fail-to-reach-agreement-394750/