Hong Kong Airlines to fly to Vancouver

Hong Kong Airlines to fly to Vancouver

🕔18:03, 29.Nov 2016

Hong Kong Airlines plans to begin trans-Pacific operations to North America in 2017 with the start of services to Vancouver. Effective 30 June next year, Hong Kong Airlines will operate daily direct flights between Hong Kong and Vancouver using its

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China Southern Airlines increases flights to Christchurch

China Southern Airlines increases flights to Christchurch

🕔18:00, 29.Nov 2016

China Southern Airlines will increase its direct services to Christchurch, New Zealand, to five times a week from December 12, and daily between January 15 and February 17. Christchurch Airport Chief Aeronautical and Commercial Officer Justin Watson says the increases

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Lufthansa pilots extend strike

Lufthansa pilots extend strike

🕔17:55, 29.Nov 2016

Deutsche Lufthansa is cancelling more than 1,700 flights over the next two days after its pilots’ union, Vereinigung Cockpit, has extended strike plans into a second week. VC has told pilots not to report to work today and has requested

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More Japanese cities offered by LOT

More Japanese cities offered by LOT

🕔17:49, 29.Nov 2016

LOT has extended the code-share contract with Japanese airline ANA. As a result, as of 1 December LOT’s passengers can fly, with a layover in Tokyo, to three additional cities in Japan: Sapporo, Sendai, and Fukuoka. LOT Polish Airlines and

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Aircalin orders two A330neo and two A320neo aircraft

Aircalin orders two A330neo and two A320neo aircraft

🕔17:47, 29.Nov 2016

Aircalin, the Noumea based carrier in the French territory of New Caledonia, has signed an agreement (MoU) for two A320neo single-aisle and two A330-900 wide-body aircraft. The agreement was finalised and signed at a ceremony in the capital Noumea attended

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United Airlines flight makes emergency landing

United Airlines flight makes emergency landing

🕔17:45, 29.Nov 2016

United Airlines Flight 837 bound for Japan took off from San Francisco last night only to turn back shortly after when it experienced an engine malfunction. Eye witnesses report flames coming from one of the engines. The 747 aircraft landed

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American Airlines selects IBM as its cloud provider

American Airlines selects IBM as its cloud provider

🕔17:45, 29.Nov 2016

American Airlines has named IBM as its cloud provider. As part of the partnership, American Airlines will move select enterprise applications to IBM’s Cloud. The airline will be able to leverage the global footprint of IBM Cloud, which consists of

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American Airlines aircraft makes emergency landing in New Mexico

American Airlines aircraft makes emergency landing in New Mexico

🕔17:44, 29.Nov 2016

American Airlines Flight 1693 made an emergency landing in Albuquerque, New Mexico due to an engine failure. The A321 had departed from DFW International Airport on Sunday night but experienced an engine failure on the right side of the aircraft.

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Royal Jordanian Airlines funds two 787-8s using commercial debt financing

Royal Jordanian Airlines funds two 787-8s using commercial debt financing

🕔17:43, 29.Nov 2016

Royal Jordanian Airlines has completed the closing of its first B787-8 commercial debt financing on November 15, 2016. This new delivery is the sixth B787 in the RJ fleet. DVB AFC, the aviation advisory division of DVB Bank, advised Royal

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IATA at AACO: Infrastructure, Taxes and Charges, Consumer Protection and Security

IATA at AACO: Infrastructure, Taxes and Charges, Consumer Protection and Security

🕔17:12, 29.Nov 2016

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) highlighted four priorities in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) which must be addressed for aviation to deliver maximum economic and social benefits. These are: •    Sufficient and affordable infrastructure capacity (including air

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