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  • Ryanair rolls out new product aimed at business market

    Irish budget carrier Ryanair has launched a new "Business Plus" product aimed at corporate travellers.

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  • ​Skymark shares leap on AirAsia buyout report

    The shares of Skymark Airlines have soared 28% on the Tokyo stock exchange following media reports of a possible...

  • Final FAA-mandated UAV test site established in Virginia

    The sixth of the Federal Aviation Administration’s mandated unmanned air system test sites has been established in...

  • UK spaceport plans geared to boost small satellite business

    ​The UK is laying the groundwork for a commercial space transport industry by opening a consultation on a site for a...

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  • VietJet to begin Hanoi-Can Tho service

    News | 01 Sep 2014 07:15 | Firdaus Hashim

    VietJet Air will begin a daily Hanoi-Can Tho service on 17 October.
  • China Southern ‘cautious’ on LCC move

    News | 01 Sep 2014 02:04 | Mavis Toh

    China Southern Airlines is taking a “cautious attitude” in its low-cost strategy and will look at policy changes that will be introduced to promote the development of homegrown low-cost players, before deciding whether to enter the segment.
  • Volaris applies for San Juan and Orange County flights

    News | 29 Aug 2014 20:47 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Mexican low-cost carrier Volaris has applied to the US Department of Transportation to begin service on Cancun-San Juan and Guadalajara-Orange County.
  • VivaAerobus brings low-fare compeition to US routes

    News | 29 Aug 2014 20:07 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Mexican low-cost carrier VivaAerobus is making a new push in the transborder market, as it believes it can stimulate traffic on routes to the USA.
  • ANALYSIS: The Boeing 737-300 aircraft report

    News | 29 Aug 2014 10:34 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​The 737-300, the first of the three-member second generation CFM International CFM56-powered 737 family, which also comprises the stretched 737-400 and the shortened 737-500, will celebrate 30 years of service in November this year.
  • Fastjet adds premium fare option and 'Freighty' upgrades

    News | 29 Aug 2014 08:39 | Niall O'Keeffe

    Fastjet has launched two new ancillary services as it bids to tailor its low-cost model to African markets.