Hong Kong International Airport to cut capacity

Hong Kong International Airport to cut capacity

🕔17:15, 31.Oct 2016

The South China Morning Post has reported that Hong Kong airport will cut number of flights able to take off or land overnight from summer 2017 by placing a night flying ban. Slots are already scarce at the airport and

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Airlines bid to dismiss price-fixing lawsuit rejected

Airlines bid to dismiss price-fixing lawsuit rejected

🕔16:00, 31.Oct 2016

Four US airlines – American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Southwest and United Continental – have lost a bid to dismiss nationwide antitrust litigation by passengers who have claimed they conspired to raise fares by keeping seating capacity artificially low. The

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Airport grounds National Airlines aircraft

Airport grounds National Airlines aircraft

🕔15:57, 31.Oct 2016

Officials with the St. John’s Airport Authority say a National Airlines flight is being kept on the ground under a court order because the Orlando, Fla.-based company owes a substantial amount of money to the airport. A National Airlines aircraft

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Hong Kong Airport issues Skycity RFP

Hong Kong Airport issues Skycity RFP

🕔14:34, 31.Oct 2016

Hong Kong’s airport operator is inviting international tenders for the development of a retail-hotel-office hub that would be the largest of its kind in the Hong Kong, Kowloon and New Territories region. Known as the Skycity, the project will be

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HMS Services to specialise in Airbus widebody aircraft

HMS Services to specialise in Airbus widebody aircraft

🕔14:32, 31.Oct 2016

Airbus and SIA Engineering Company (SIAEC) have completed the incorporation in Singapore of their new joint venture maintenance and overhaul company, first announced earlier this year at the Singapore Airshow. Having received all necessary approvals from competition authorities, the new

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Bombardier C Series arrives in China

Bombardier C Series arrives in China

🕔14:30, 31.Oct 2016

Bombardier’s second CS300 flight test vehicle has arrived in Zhuhai, China. The visit is the debut of the C Series aircraft in China and the jetliner, which is showcasing the logo of CS300 first operator airBaltic, will be on static

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SriLankan to fly direct to 11 new destinations

SriLankan to fly direct to 11 new destinations

🕔14:22, 31.Oct 2016

SriLankan Airlines is launching of 11 new destinations from Colombo to Lahore, Pakistan, Jakarta, Indonesia, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Muscat, Oman, Kolkata, Madurai, Varanasi & Bodh Gaya India, Bahrain, Seychelles and Gan, Maldives. Commenting on the network expansion, Ajith Dias, Chairman of

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Albarka Airlines payments under investigation

Albarka Airlines payments under investigation

🕔12:51, 31.Oct 2016

The Nigerian Senate is currently probing the payment of over N20bn “debts” to some Federal Government contractors between 2015 and 2016, reports a local newspaper claiming sight of official documents. One of the beneficiaries was Albarka Airlines, grounded by the

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DAE delivers one A350-900 to Vietnam Airlines

DAE delivers one A350-900 to Vietnam Airlines

🕔11:31, 31.Oct 2016

Dubai Aerospace Enterprise, DAE, has delivered its first Airbus A350-900 aircraft to Vietnam Airlines under a sale and leaseback agreement covering three Airbus A350-900 aircraft. The remaining two aircraft are scheduled for delivery in the next three months. Firoz Tarapore,

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American Airlines aircraft fire under investigation

American Airlines aircraft fire under investigation

🕔11:00, 31.Oct 2016

An American Airlines 767 aircraft abandoned takeoff after an engine caught fire on the runway at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport on October 29. An engine part was reported to have hit a nearby building, prompting an investigation since the design

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