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Alitalia administrators receive seven binding offers

Air Transport World  2017-10-18 10:00:00

Administrators at troubled Italian carrier Alitalia have confirmed that they have received seven offers for the airline?s assets, following the expiry of the extended Oct. 16 bid deadline.read more

Flybe issues new profit warning as costs rise

Breaking Travel News  2017-10-18 09:58:39

Flybe has said, following a detailed review of aircraft maintenance, it has incurred higher than expected related costs in the first half of financial 2017.

MAG calls for UK-wide aviation strategy

Breaking Travel News  2017-10-18 09:50:45

The government?s new aviation strategy should set out an ambitious plan for improving international connectivity from UK airports as part of its vision for a new global Britain, according to MAG.

Europe aviation agency advises suspending use of Kobe Steel products

Reuters  2017-10-18 09:34:32

PARIS (Reuters) - Europe's aviation regulator has advised aircraft manufacturers to suspend using parts from Kobe Steel until their legitimacy can be proved, following revelations about data cheating ...

Louvre Abu Dhabi signs Etihad Airways partnership

Breaking Travel News  2017-10-18 09:30:44

Louvre Abu Dhabi today signed the first exclusive platinum partnership, with Etihad Airways. Louvre Abu Dhabi will officially open on November 11th as an iconic landmark on the city?s geographical, cultural ...

Airlines? study claims airports overcharge passengers

The Irish Times  2017-10-18 07:19:13

Airport dismiss findings and say they subsidise carriers

Hooking up during a flight is getting easier with Qantas' 'accidental dating app'

The New Zealand Herald  2017-10-18 07:13:34

James Weir imagines the infinite possibilities of an accidental in-flight dating app. Hooking up 30,000 feet in the air has been made easier with a somewhat-accidental in-flight dating app.This week, ...

Ryanair rehires Peter Bellew to sort out pilot mess

Independent.ie  2017-10-18 01:30:00

Crisis-hit Ryanair has confirmed that Peter Bellew - the highly-regarded CEO of Malaysia Airlines - is to rejoin the Irish airline as its chief operations officer.

DAA planning overhaul of retail in Terminal 2

Independent.ie  2017-10-18 01:30:00

The DAA is to embark on a major revamp of its retail operations at Dublin Airport's T2. The project - overseen by the DAA's Aer Rianta International (ARI) unit - includes the development of a new 14,500 ...

Boeing rails against Bombardier deal to escape tariffs

Independent.ie  2017-10-18 01:30:00

Bombardier's deal with Airbus solves a number of problems for the Canadian plane-and-train maker, mostly by making Boeing's complaints against the company effectively moot, analysts have said.

Officers bloodied passenger and dragged him off plane are fired

CNN  2017-10-18 00:31:08

Chicago aviation officials fired two officers and suspended two others involved in the forcible removal of a United Airlines passenger from a packed flight.

Boeing says Bombardier CSeries jets may face hefty duties despite Airbus deal

Reuters  2017-10-17 23:00:14

MONTREAL/TOULOUSE, France (Reuters) - Boeing Co said on Tuesday that Bombardier Inc's CSeries jets could still be hit with high U.S. import duties, even if they are assembled in Alabama through an industry-changing ...

Aviation expert warns shrinking leg room could be dangerous

The New Zealand Herald  2017-10-17 21:16:44

As airlines cram more and more seats onto planes, the distance between passengers and the seat in front is getting smaller and smaller.We all know it's uncomfortable - insufferably so. But Canadian aviation ...

Airline Routes-Oct. 17, 2017

Air Transport World  2017-10-17 20:50:00

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Marathon flights prompt big Qantas study into jet lag

The New Zealand Herald  2017-10-17 19:31:39

The prospect of 20-hour, ultra-long-haul flights and how passengers will cope has provided impetus for a study of potentially tens of thousands of people. The University of Sydney's Charles Perkins Centre ...

Delta Air Lines to allow premier guests to pre-select in-flight meals

Breaking Travel News  2017-10-17 17:45:51

Delta Air Lines has sought to elevate the in-flight dining experience by introducing new services throughout the aircraft on international flights.

Delta Air Lines to allow premier guests to pre-select in-flight meals

Breaking Travel News  2017-10-17 17:45:28

Delta Air Lines is elevating the in-flight dining experience once again by introducing new services throughout the aircraft on international flights.

Beijing Capital Airlines lancera le service Londres-Qingdao le 17 novembre

PR Newswire  2017-10-17 16:16:00

BEIJING, 17 oct. 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Beijing Capital Airlines va lancer un service direct entre Londres et Qingdao le 17 novembre 2017, suite l'annonce de son service direct Sydney-Qingdao qui commencera ...

Beijing Capital Airlines lancera le service Londres-Qingdao le 17 novembre

PR Newswire  2017-10-17 16:16:00

BEIJING, 17 oct. 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Beijing Capital Airlines va lancer un service direct entre Londres et Qingdao le 17 novembre 2017, suite l'annonce de son service direct Sydney-Qingdao qui commencera ...

Airbus Secures Canadian Wingman in Dogfight With Boeing

The Wall Street Journal  2017-10-17 15:40:02

Airbus and Boeing typically slug it out at air shows and on factory floors but the rivalry took a different turn with the European group?s deal to take a majority stake in Bombardier?s CSeries jet project.

 
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