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    ​The Airbus A380 continues to be Emirates’ most in-demand product seven years after entering service with the carrier, says Hubert Frach, the carrier’s divisional senior vice-president, commercial operations west, responsible for sales in the Americas, Europe, Africa and the Russian Federation.

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  • ROUTES: ​Surinam Airways seeks A340 replacement

    News | 03 Feb 2015 19:29 | Mark Pilling

    South American carrier Surinam Airways will replace its sole Airbus A340-300 with a next generation widebody later this year, with the A330-300, Boeing 777-300ER and 787-8 among the candidates,
  • ROUTES: ​Elite Airways takes delivery of first CRJ700s

    News | 03 Feb 2015 18:41 | Mark Pilling

    Elite Airways, best known in the USA for its sports charter transportation business, is expanding its fleet with four Bombardier CRJ700s and is diversifying into more scheduled service operations.
  • ANALYSIS: US open skies debate divides industry

    News | 03 Feb 2015 01:47 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    An ongoing call by US mainline carriers for the US government to re-look its open skies deals with certain Gulf nations has stirred up strong reactions in the industry, even as some parties choose to stay out of the controversial issue altogether.
  • ROUTES: ​Nicaragua plans start-up carrier for 2016 launch

    News | 02 Feb 2015 23:50 | Mark Pilling

    A group of private Nicaraguan investors is planning to announce a foreign strategic partner in the coming months that will enable the launch of a new national carrier, Nicaraguan Airways, targeting launch around the turn of the year.
  • ROUTES: Carriers see little change in course yet from fuel fall

    News | 01 Feb 2015 22:54 | Mark Pilling

    Senior network planning executives from a range of North and South American low-cost carriers repeated statements from their leaders that lower fuel prices will not cause them to accelerate their capacity and growth plans, at least for the time being.
  • ANALYSIS: ​MTU Maintenance Zhuhai geared for expansion

    News | 01 Dec 2014 08:17 | Mark Pilling

    MTU Maintenance Zhuhai – the engine overhaul joint venture between one of China's big-three airlines China Southern and German powerplant specialist MTU – is seeking to expand across its current narrowbody engine portfolio and has an eye on maintaining new types like CFM International's Leap and Pratt & Whitney’s PW1000.