News Listings for duo airways

  • Jet deals - 4 February

    News | 04 Feb 2008 10:30 | Olivier Bonnassies

    CAO's weekly roundup of jet deals
  • Deals - 15 September 2007

    News | 15 Sep 2007 00:00

    <P>After signing a contract with Airbus to purchase 15 new Airbus A330-200F aircraft with deliveries in 2010 and 2011, and after closing its second securitisation ACS 2007-1 Pass Through Trust this summer, Aircastle has acquired some Airbus A321s and Boeing 757s. Shanghai Airlines said in a statement to the Shanghai stock exchange that Aircastle is acquiring five Airbus A321-200s for delivery in 2011/12 and has agreed sale and leasebacks on four Boeing 757s. <BR>The A321s are from the 150 A320-family aircraft deal Airbus and the China Aviation Supplies Import and Export Group Corpor-ation (CASGC) signed in Beijing in October. <BR>Shanghai Airlines said it is proceeding with sale and lease-backs with Aircastle on four 757-200s (27152, 27183, 27342, 27681) with PW2037 engines. The first two were built in 1993, the third in 1994 and the remaining aircraft in 1995. The aircraft have a book value of $63.2m and are being sold for $66m. </P> <P>Low-cost start-up carrier <STRONG>Macau Asia Expr
  • Qatar executive Peter Spencer joins bmi

    News | 26 Jul 2007 00:00 | Mark Pilling

    Spencer moves to bmi UK carrier bmi has recruited former British Airways veteran Peter Spencer to bolster its senior management team. It is understood...
  • BMI to reinforce management with Qatar's Spencer

    News | 19 Jul 2007 11:44 | Mark Pilling

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>UK</st1:place></st1:country-region> carrier BMI has recruited industry veteran Peter Spencer to bolster its senior management team.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>It is understood that Spencer, who will join the carrier later this summer, will report to chief executive Nigel Turner and relieve him of some day-to-day responsibilities, allowing Turner to focus more on strategic development.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>BMI confirms the appointment but has not specified Spencer’s starting date or his exact position.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Spencer arrives at BMI from Qatar Airways, where he was senior manager of commercial operations, responsible for Eu
  • HK's CR Airways buying two CRJ700s from Maersk Air

    News | 27 Jun 2005 06:12 | Leithen Francis

    <body lang=EN-US style='tab-interval:.5in'> <div class=Section1> <p class=MsoNormal><span lang=EN-GB style='mso-ansi-language:EN-GB'>Hong Kong’s CR Airways is buying two Bombardier CRJ700s from Danish carrier Maersk <span class=spelle>Air and plans to use the regional jets to launch more services to secondary services in China.<u1:p></u1:p><o:p></o:p></span></span></p> <p class=MsoNormal><span class=spelle><span lang=EN-GB style='mso-ansi-language: EN-GB'>CR Airways chief financial officer Kelly Chang says the carrier is purchasing the two 70-seat regional jet aircraft from Maersk Air and that the first is due to arrive in Hong Kong in early July and the second in mid-August.<u1:p></u1:p><o:p></o:p></span></span></p> <p class=MsoNormal><span class=spelle><span lang=EN-GB style='mso-ansi-language: EN-GB'>She says CR Airways wanted the CRJ700s – even though it currently has two CRJ200s on lease from GECAS through Chinese carrier Shandong Airlines – because the airc
  • People

    News | 08 Mar 2005 00:00

    <p> * BAE Systems has named Mark Perehoduk vice-president of contracts. He previously served as director of contract management for Lockheed Martin Aeronautics. </p> <p> * Boeing has appointed Mike Anderson, of the company's naval systems division, vice-president and deputy programme director of the Bell Boeing V-22 Joint Program Office. </p> <p> * Qatar Airways has appointed former Maersk Air and Duo Airways boss Peter Spencer to the newly created position of senior manager of commercial operations throughout Europe and the Americas. Spencer spent 29 years at British Airways, the last 10 of which were in senior management positions including general manager Asia/Pacific, head of UK sales and Americas director.</p>