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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Finnair appoints two new members to Executive Board

Finnair appoints two new members to Executive Board

🕔12:55, 16.Apr 2019

Finnair has appointed two new members to its Executive Board with Ole Orvér being named chief commercial officer, and Nicklas Ilebrand taking up the role of senior vice president of strategy. Both new Executive Board members will start in their roles

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Air France appoints APG as general sales agent in Georgia

Air France appoints APG as general sales agent in Georgia

🕔12:54, 16.Apr 2019

French national carrier, Air France has appointed APG to be its General Sales Agent (GSA) in Georgia. In addition, with its partner Georgian Airways, Air France customers will benefit from a total of four weekly flights between Tbilisi and Paris,

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Oman Air chooses AVS GSA in Malaysia

Oman Air chooses AVS GSA in Malaysia

🕔12:53, 16.Apr 2019

Oman Air has chosen AVS GSA to be its sales and service agent in Malaysia. The new partnership will help Oman Air to strengthen its presence in Southeast Asia, with the airline offering two flights per day to Kuala Lumpur

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Rolls-Royce and Qatar Airways to use virtual reality to train engineers

Rolls-Royce and Qatar Airways to use virtual reality to train engineers

🕔12:50, 16.Apr 2019

Rolls-Royce and Qatar Airways have teamed up for the first time to use virtual reality (VR) to train its engineers. While practical training will always be the main focus, aircraft engine maker Rolls-Royce said it was is working on ways

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Etihad Airways Group CFO steps down as airline plans to turn fortunes around

Etihad Airways Group CFO steps down as airline plans to turn fortunes around

🕔12:49, 16.Apr 2019

Etihad Airways Group chief financial officer (CFO) Mark Powers has stepped down after a little over a year in the role. In a statement issued by Etihad, Powers, who joined in January 2018, resigned for personal reasons and has decided

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New Zealand airline Air Chathams selects Rusada’s ENVISION

New Zealand airline Air Chathams selects Rusada’s ENVISION

🕔12:44, 16.Apr 2019

New Zealand carrier, Air Chathams, has chosen Rusada’s software ENVISION as its information management solution. Air Chathams operates regional passenger and cargo services between the Chatham Islands and mainland New Zealand. The airline serves destinations such as Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch

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Virgin Australia Airlines and AFI KLM E&M partner for component support

Virgin Australia Airlines and AFI KLM E&M partner for component support

🕔12:43, 16.Apr 2019

Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) has signed a component support contract with Virgin Australia Airlines for the carrier’s five-strong fleet of Boeing 777-300ERs. The agreement will cover flight-hour repairs, access to the spares pool, and provision

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