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IPAD FLIGHT BAGS FOR AMAPOLA PILOTS

IPAD FLIGHT BAGS FOR AMAPOLA PILOTS

🕔15:28, 2.Feb 2011

Amapola, the Swedish regional airline, is testing a new electronic flight-bag for the Apple iPad on its Fokker 50 turboprop fleet. The touchscreen iPad technology was first installed in November but has recently received Swedish civil aviation authority clearance for

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AER ARRAN TO FLY FROM LONDON SOUTHEND AIRPORT

AER ARRAN TO FLY FROM LONDON SOUTHEND AIRPORT

🕔15:28, 2.Feb 2011

Aer Arann plans to fly to two daily return flights to Galway and Waterford in Ireland from London Southend airport in Essex, UK from March 27. The Irish airline is now owned by the Stobart Group, which owns Southend airport.

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BA AND S7 AIRLINE BEGIN CODESHARING

BA AND S7 AIRLINE BEGIN CODESHARING

🕔15:28, 2.Feb 2011

New entry into the Oneworld alliance, S7 Airlines, will begin to code share with British Airways (BA) on flights between London and Russia from February 8. BA-operated flights between London Heathrow and Moscow will carry the S7 flight code, while

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AS THE ANA LCC JV GOES THROUGH WE LOOK AT SOMETHING THAT COULD AFFECT AIRLINES ACROSS THE GLOBE

AS THE ANA LCC JV GOES THROUGH WE LOOK AT SOMETHING THAT COULD AFFECT AIRLINES ACROSS THE GLOBE

🕔15:27, 2.Feb 2011

Having lost out in 2010 to an unwavering Willie Walsh, the unions now look to underhand guerrilla-style tactics aimed at causing British Airways maximum damage. We have said it before and we will have to say it again – What

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AIR CHINA BIOFUEL TEST

AIR CHINA BIOFUEL TEST

🕔15:19, 1.Feb 2011

Air China has confirmed that it plans to operate a transpacific demonstration flight partially powered by biofuel in the second half of 2011. the airline will use a Boeing 747 powered by Pratt & Whitney engines on the test flight,

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JETSTAR HELPS WITH EXODUS FROM NORTH EAST AUSTRALIA AS CYCLONE LOOMS

JETSTAR HELPS WITH EXODUS FROM NORTH EAST AUSTRALIA AS CYCLONE LOOMS

🕔15:19, 1.Feb 2011

Jetstar has announced extra flights from Cairns in far north Queensland to Brisbane and Sydney. The airline had sold out of flights by this morning to the southern centres as a huge cyclone threatens to further ravage flood hit Queensland.

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TIGER AIRWAYS Q3 RESULTS

TIGER AIRWAYS Q3 RESULTS

🕔15:18, 1.Feb 2011

Tiger Airways paid early dividends as the company today said its third quarter net profit rose by 60.3% year-on-year due to higher average passenger fares and strict cost management. The LCC, which is 34.4% owned by Singapore Airlines, said it

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SIA Q3 RESULTS

SIA Q3 RESULTS

🕔15:17, 1.Feb 2011

The SIA Group has reported an operating profit of $509 million in the third quarter of the 2010-11 financial year, an increase of $186 million (+58%) over the same quarter last year. Revenue at $3,841 million grew $423 million (+12%)

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INDONESIA-INDIA TO CREATE NEW AIRLINE

INDONESIA-INDIA TO CREATE NEW AIRLINE

🕔15:17, 1.Feb 2011

Indonesia and Indian businessmen are planning to create a new airline company to be called PT Pacific Royale. The idea for the airline was born thanks to the renewal of an air service agreement between the two countries. Air transportation

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ANA POSTS STRONG QUARTERLY PROFITS

ANA POSTS STRONG QUARTERLY PROFITS

🕔15:17, 1.Feb 2011

All Nippon Airways has reported a net profit of 24.2 billion yen ($296 million) in the third quarter of its fiscal year, compared with a net loss of 9.8 billion yen in the same period a year earlier. ANA credited

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