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Bidders connected to Thomas Cook Airlines

Bidders connected to Thomas Cook Airlines

🕔15:31, 23.Apr 2019

In February 2019, Thomas Cook stated that it was exploring options for its airline after reporting a difficult first quarter. Media sources have connected three entities expressing interest in the airline, including private equity KKR and EQT, and Chinese group

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ST Engineering secures contracts worth $2.1 billion

ST Engineering secures contracts worth $2.1 billion

🕔15:17, 23.Apr 2019

Singapore Technologies Engineering (ST Engineering) has announced its Aerospace and Electronics sectors have secured new contracts with a combined value of about $2.1 billion for the first quarter of 2019. The group’s aerospace sector received contracts amounting to about $1.3

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CFM identifies engine problem with Leap fleet

CFM identifies engine problem with Leap fleet

🕔15:15, 23.Apr 2019

CFM International has identified a potential problem and is therefore monitoring its Leap engines. The engine maker has targeted a specific subset of Leap-1A engines used on the Airbus A320neo and Leap-1B engines used on Boeing 737 MAX. The issue is

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Thomas Cook Airline Group selects CPaT Global for E-Learning Solutions

Thomas Cook Airline Group selects CPaT Global for E-Learning Solutions

🕔15:14, 23.Apr 2019

Thomas Cook Airline Group has selected CPaT Global, a provider of distance learning courses for the airline and aviation industries, to provide tailored E-learning solutions for its pilot training needs including distance learning, interactive classroom diagrams and learning management systems.

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airBaltic’s E-GEN project aims to further improve green flying

airBaltic’s E-GEN project aims to further improve green flying

🕔15:13, 23.Apr 2019

Latvian airline airBaltic plans to reduce emissions and improve efficiency as part of its new E-GEN project, as the company looks to further improve its green flying. The project, launched in September 2015, has enabled airBaltic to upgrade the satellite

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IATA and ACAO sign MoU to advance aviation in MENA

IATA and ACAO sign MoU to advance aviation in MENA

🕔15:11, 23.Apr 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and The Arab Civil Aviation Organization (ACAO) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to deepen their cooperation to advance the safe, efficient and sustainable development of air transport in the Middle East North

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Ethiopian Airlines launches thrice-weekly Marseille service

Ethiopian Airlines launches thrice-weekly Marseille service

🕔15:10, 23.Apr 2019

Ethiopian Airlines will increase its flight schedule after announcing a thrice-weekly service to Marseille. Regarding the upcoming services, which will start on July 2, Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO Tewolde GebreMariam remarked: “It gives us great pleasure to launch flights to

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FAI Technik receives FAA approval for EASA MRO licence

FAI Technik receives FAA approval for EASA MRO licence

🕔15:09, 23.Apr 2019

The maintenance division of Germany’s FAI Aviation Group has received FAA approval for its EASA Part 145 licence. With the certificate in place, FAI Technik is fully authorised to perform maintenance, repair and overhaul on US registered business aviation aircraft

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Air Partner appoints new managing director

Air Partner appoints new managing director

🕔15:08, 23.Apr 2019

Air Partner has appointed Kevin Macnaughton as managing director – Charter, with immediate effect. Macnaughton will be responsible for the development of the Charter division’s business strategy, and reports directly to Air Partner CEO Mark Briffa. Bringing with him a

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Cabo Verde Airlines strikes partnership with TAAG-Angola Airlines

Cabo Verde Airlines strikes partnership with TAAG-Angola Airlines

🕔15:07, 23.Apr 2019

Cabo Verde Airlines has announced a strategic partnership with TAAG Angola Airlines which will see a codeshare agreement operated by TAAG between Luanda and Sal. The codeshare agreement will be signed officially on April 26, which will also be the

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