Aircastle reposses aircraft from Avianca Brazil

Aircastle reposses aircraft from Avianca Brazil

🕔15:32, 17.Apr 2019

Aircastle has repossessed its 10 A320-200 aircraft that were previously on lease to Avianca Brazil. The 10 A320-200 aircraft are now transitioning to committed long-term leases with a major international carrier, the lessor confirmed. Mike Inglese, Aircastle’s chief executive officer, said:

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Uganda Airlines takes delivery of its first CRJ900

Uganda Airlines takes delivery of its first CRJ900

🕔14:47, 17.Apr 2019

Uganda National Airlines Company has taken  delivery of the first two CRJ900 aircraft ordered in July 2018. The new airline, which has ordered four in total, has selected Bombardier and the CRJ900 regional jets fitted with the ATMOSPHÈRE cabin. “We

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Kenya Airways increases capacity to Mombasa during Easter holidays

Kenya Airways increases capacity to Mombasa during Easter holidays

🕔14:44, 17.Apr 2019

Kenya Airways has revised its schedule and increased capacity on its Kisumu and Mombasa routes, to meet growing travel demand through the Easter holiday. The airline will upgrade a total of six flights to operate the Boeing 787 Dreamliner on

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United Airlines preparing new direct seasonal service to South Africa

United Airlines preparing new direct seasonal service to South Africa

🕔14:43, 17.Apr 2019

United Airlines is preparing a new nonstop three-times weekly service to Cape Town, South Africa, starting in December 2019. Patrick Quayle, United’s vice president of International Network, said: “We are always looking at ways to expand our industry-leading international route

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American Airlines set to begin non-stop service from Philadelphia to Arkansas

American Airlines set to begin non-stop service from Philadelphia to Arkansas

🕔14:41, 17.Apr 2019

American Airlines will begin a daily year-round service from Philadelphia International Airport to the Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport in Bentonville, Arkansas. The route, which airport officials say will be the first non-stop service, will begin on September, 4 using an

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Fly Leasing completes $295 million Sale of 12 Aircraft

Fly Leasing completes $295 million Sale of 12 Aircraft

🕔14:39, 17.Apr 2019

Aircraft leasing firm Fly Leasing has completed the sale of 12 aircraft for approximately $295 million. The portfolio included Airbus A320 and Boeing B737 narrow-body aircraft with an average age of over 10 years. “This portfolio sale accomplishes several strategic

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Latest on Jet Airways; Lufthansa struggles

Latest on Jet Airways; Lufthansa struggles

🕔10:18, 17.Apr 2019

Etihad Airways, National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF), TPG Capital and Indigo Partners have been chosen as qualified bidders for Jet Airways, say media reports, which added that Naresh Goyal was forced to withdraw his bid after protests from other

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British Airways CFO takes new role at IAG

British Airways CFO takes new role at IAG

🕔18:41, 16.Apr 2019

International Airlines Group (IAG) has appointed British Airways chief financial officer Steve Gunning to replace the outgoing Enrique Dupuy de Lôme. Gunning joined British Airways in 1998 as finance director and head of internal control, becoming managing director of British

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Atran Airlines creates new route from Xi’an to Moscow

Atran Airlines creates new route from Xi’an to Moscow

🕔18:40, 16.Apr 2019

Atran Airlines has launched a new route linking Xi’an, China, with Moscow, Russia. The first flight was operated by one of Atran’s Boeing 737-400SF aircraft with further plans for Boeing 737-800BCF deployment to be able to guarantee up to 23

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Embraer E195-E2 Granted Certification by ANAC, FAA and EASA

Embraer E195-E2 Granted Certification by ANAC, FAA and EASA

🕔12:56, 16.Apr 2019

Embraer has received type certification for its E195-E2 aircraft from the Brazilian Civil Aviation Agency ANAC, the US FAA and the European Aviation Safety Agency EASA. “Just like the E190-E2, we once again obtained type certification simultaneously from three major

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