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  • Lufthansa to transform Eurowings into all-Airbus carrier

    ​Lufthansa Group's Eurowings division is to become an all-Airbus operator after the German company approved an order for 10 A320s for the airline.

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  • ​ROUTES: Bahrain poised for expansion as Gulf Air recovers

    Bahrain International Airport expects to complete the detail design of its new Terminal by the end of the year as it...

  • JetBlue names Hayes as new CEO

    ​JetBlue Airways president Robin Hayes will succeed Dave Barger as chief executive officer effective 15 February 2015.

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    ​Florida-based Spirit Airlines has unveiled a new livery, becoming the third US carrier in recent weeks to debut a new...

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  • Frontier adds Miami, expands from two other cities

    News | 30 Sep 2014 14:03 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Frontier Airlines will add Miami to its network and launch several new routes from Philadelphia and Chicago O'Hare, entering routes now mostly dominated by legacy carriers.
  • Volotea to establish new Strasbourg base

    News | 30 Sep 2014 10:00 | Oliver Clark

    Volotea will set up a new base at Strasbourg next year and open four new routes from the regional French gateway.
  • ​Thai Airways takes another A320 from AWAS

    News | 30 Sep 2014 09:47 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Thai Airways has received its ninth Airbus A320 from operating lessor AWAS.
  • Jin Air to begin Fukuoka, Kota Kinabalu services

    News | 30 Sep 2014 04:43 | Firdaus Hashim

    South Korean low-cost operator Jin Air plans to begin two new international services in December.
  • ANALYSIS: What next for Japan’s LCCs?

    News | 30 Sep 2014 01:19 | Ellis Taylor

    Any doubts that Japan could not sustain a vibrant low-cost carrier sector have been erased by the growth that continues to occur, but consolidation may be around the corner.
  • Pilot union calls off Air France strike despite deadlock

    News | 29 Sep 2014 09:34 | Oliver Clark

    Members of the Air France pilot union SNPL have ended a 14-day strike despite refusing to agree to the airline’s plans to expand low-cost operation Transavia.