Southwest reduces flights to Cuba

Southwest reduces flights to Cuba

🕔15:01, 29.Jun 2017

Southwest Airlines is reducing flights to Cuba in response to low demand caused by laws restricting Americans from traveling there for tourism. President Donald Trump’s new restrictions may further stall U.S. business on the island and demand for air transport.

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Mauritania Airlines International enhances global distribution with Hahn Air

Mauritania Airlines International enhances global distribution with Hahn Air

🕔15:00, 29.Jun 2017

The German scheduled airline, Hahn Air, announced the start of an interline partnership with Mauritania Airlines International (L6). This agreement enables the national flag carrier of Mauritania to tap into new markets where they are not a member of the

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Iberia launches a new Vocational Training degree on Aircraft Maintenance with the Madrid regional government

Iberia launches a new Vocational Training degree on Aircraft Maintenance with the Madrid regional government

🕔14:58, 29.Jun 2017

Iberia and the Education, Youth and Sport Bureau of the Madrid Regional Government have reached an agreement to develop a Vocational Training degree that will be held, starting in October, at two Secondary Schools in Madrid. A total of 50

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IATA: Cargo Market Analysis

IATA: Cargo Market Analysis

🕔14:57, 29.Jun 2017

In the latest quarterly Cargo Market Analysis from the International Air Transport Association (IATA), annual growth in air freight tonne kilometres (FTKs) remained robust in the three months ended April 2017, with airline heads of cargo increasingly positive about the

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MAEL gains Boeing 737 Max 8 line maintenance approval

MAEL gains Boeing 737 Max 8 line maintenance approval

🕔14:54, 29.Jun 2017

Monarch Aircraft Engineering Limited (MAEL), the engineering division of Monarch, has gained approval to add the Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft to its MRO capability. The new aircraft type has been added to the EASA Part 145 approval, allowing MAEL

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Inmarsat launches the S-band satellite for the European Aviation Network

Inmarsat launches the S-band satellite for the European Aviation Network

🕔14:50, 29.Jun 2017

Inmarsat has confirmed the successful launch of its S-band satellite (Inmarsat S EAN) for the European Aviation Network (EAN).  The launch is a key milestone for Inmarsat’s unique EAN service, which is on course to commence commercial service in the

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Rolls-Royce announces £150m investment in UK aerospace facilities

Rolls-Royce announces £150m investment in UK aerospace facilities

🕔14:47, 29.Jun 2017

Rolls-Royce has today announced a £150m investment in new and existing civil aerospace facilities in the UK to support the planned doubling of engine production and deliver on our record civil aerospace order book. The investment, which will be made

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Avolon delivers one 737 MAX 8 to Malindo Air

Avolon delivers one 737 MAX 8 to Malindo Air

🕔14:21, 29.Jun 2017

Avolon has delivered one Boeing B737 MAX 8 aircraft to Malindo Air. This is the fifth Avolon aircraft on lease to Malindo Air.

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NAC delivers one E190 to Georgian Airways on lease

NAC delivers one E190 to Georgian Airways on lease

🕔14:19, 29.Jun 2017

Nordic Aviation Capital (NAC) has delivered one Embraer E190, MSN 19000064, to Georgian Airways on lease. NAC is delighted to welcome Georgian Airways as a new customer.

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Hong Kong passes new tax regime for aircraft; US enacts new security protocols for airlines

Hong Kong passes new tax regime for aircraft; US enacts new security protocols for airlines

🕔14:17, 29.Jun 2017

After its third reading, the Hong Kong Legislative Council passed the “Inland Revenue (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill 2017” yesterday (June 28, 2017), which includes reductions in profits tax for aircraft leasing companies. The amendment ordinance will soon by gazetted and

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