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BOEING RESPONDS WTO FINAL RULING

BOEING RESPONDS WTO FINAL RULING

🕔15:16, 1.Feb 2011

Boeing responded to the news that the WTO panel deciding European Union claims of US government assistance to Boeing has rejected the vast majority of Europe’s claims with the following statement: “Today’s reports confirm the interim news from last September

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BOEING 737 DELIVERIES FINANCED BY JACKSON SQUARE AVIATION

BOEING 737 DELIVERIES FINANCED BY JACKSON SQUARE AVIATION

🕔15:16, 1.Feb 2011

Boeing delivered 737-800s to Japan Airlines (JAL) and Norwegian Air Shuttle last week. In sale-leaseback arrangements, both carriers immediately assigned the aircraft – one 737-800 each – to Jackson Square Aviation (JSA), becoming the first new Boeing aircraft to be

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TRAVEL FIRMS OPPOSE AMERICAN AIRLINES NEW BOOKING SYSTEM

TRAVEL FIRMS OPPOSE AMERICAN AIRLINES NEW BOOKING SYSTEM

🕔15:15, 1.Feb 2011

Over 125 US travel organisations, including Expedia, have joined a coalition, the Open Allies for Airfare Transparency, to oppose a new booking system launched by American Airlines. The system tackles the current method used by major airlines to make fares

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SHARES OF LAN AND TAM FALL ON MERGER SUSPENSION

SHARES OF LAN AND TAM FALL ON MERGER SUSPENSION

🕔15:15, 1.Feb 2011

Shares of LAN Airlines and TAM declined yesterday upon the news on Friday that the Chilean antitrust court, TDLC, has moved to suspend their proposed merger. The Chilean court ruled to suspend the merger while it reviews a petition filed

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KANSAS CITY BRACED FOR STORM

KANSAS CITY BRACED FOR STORM

🕔15:15, 1.Feb 2011

The national weather service has warned a Kansas International Airport to prepare for a severe winter storm. Many airlines that fly through the airport are offering travellers the opportunity to reschedule flights in advance of the storm without extra charges.

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GOODRICH AND ROYAL JORDANIAN AIRLINES SIGN NACELLE SERVICES AGREEMENT FOR SUPPORT OF AIRBUS A320, A340 AND EMBRAER E195 FLEETS

GOODRICH AND ROYAL JORDANIAN AIRLINES SIGN NACELLE SERVICES AGREEMENT FOR SUPPORT OF AIRBUS A320, A340 AND EMBRAER E195 FLEETS

🕔15:14, 1.Feb 2011

Goodrich Corporation has signed a nacelle services agreement with Royal Jordanian Airlines. The five-year Prime Solutions agreement covers maintenance and support of nacelles and thrust reversers for the airline’s fleet of V2500-powered Airbus A320s, CF34-10E powered Embraer 195s and CFM56-5C-

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EGYPTAIR CANCELS FLIGHTS DURING CURFEW HOURS

EGYPTAIR CANCELS FLIGHTS DURING CURFEW HOURS

🕔15:14, 1.Feb 2011

Egyptair has stated that it has cancels of all its domestic and international flights during curfew hours and plans to change flight times for other services to ensure it abides by the curfew. The flag carrier requested customers contact the

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SR TECHNICS IN AGREEMENT WITH AIRBLUE

SR TECHNICS IN AGREEMENT WITH AIRBLUE

🕔15:13, 1.Feb 2011

SR Technics has signed a seven-year contract with Airblue to provide the carrier with overhaul, repair and on-wing condition monitoring services on its CFM56 engines, covering Airbus A319s and A320s in the fleet.

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UAC INCREASES SHAREHOLDING OF VASO’S COMMON STOCKS UP TO 91.2%

UAC INCREASES SHAREHOLDING OF VASO’S COMMON STOCKS UP TO 91.2%

🕔15:13, 1.Feb 2011

United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) has increased its shareholding of common stocks in VASO from 10.44% up to 91.2%. The share of UAC in VASO has been increased from 16.73% up to 89.44%. The shareholding of UAC has been increased due

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FORMER BA EMPLOYEE PLEADS GUILTY TO TERROR CHARGES

FORMER BA EMPLOYEE PLEADS GUILTY TO TERROR CHARGES

🕔15:13, 1.Feb 2011

Bangladesh-born Rajib Karim, a former British Airways employee, has admitted some terror charges ahead of trial. He pleaded guilty to being involved in the production and distribution of a video on behalf of the outlawed terror group Jammat-ul Mujahideen Bangladesh

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