SAS speeds up handling of customer issues and increases customer satisfaction with the new system

SAS speeds up handling of customer issues and increases customer satisfaction with the new system

🕔10:46, 22.Feb 2017

In June 2016 SAS airlines accelerated handling of customer issues (such as booking changes or feedback regarding onboard services) by moving processes to a new generation system. In 5 months the airline in cooperation with global IT company Comarch, implemented

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Lufthansa Technik and MTU Aero Engines agree on concluding a joint maintenance company

Lufthansa Technik and MTU Aero Engines agree on concluding a joint maintenance company

🕔10:44, 22.Feb 2017

Lufthansa Technik and MTU Aero Engines are planning to set up a joint venture company for the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) of geared turbo-fan (GTF) engines, with each of the partners holding a 50-percent stake. An agreement to this

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AerCap reports 2016 earnings

AerCap reports 2016 earnings

🕔10:42, 22.Feb 2017

AerCap has reported net income of $364.7 million for the fourth quarter of 2016 and $1,046.6 million for the full year 2016. Diluted earnings per share for the fourth quarter and full year 2016 were $2.01 and $5.52 on a

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Certainty v price

Certainty v price

🕔10:41, 22.Feb 2017

The lowest price is not always the best deal; tenor and certainty of execution can command higher prices and win deals. This was the message airlines with aircraft to finance gave to Korean investors in Seoul yesterday at the first

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CALC issues profits announcement

CALC issues profits announcement

🕔11:38, 21.Feb 2017

China Aircraft Leasing Group (CALC) is expected that the consolidated profit attributable to the Shareholders for the year ended 31 December 2016 would increase by not less than 60% as compared with that of the year ended 31 December 2015.

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Vietjet Receives IATA Membership Certificate and Investment Approval to Establish Vietjet Center of Aviation Technology

Vietjet Receives IATA Membership Certificate and Investment Approval to Establish Vietjet Center of Aviation Technology

🕔11:37, 21.Feb 2017

Vietjet has received full membership from the International Air Transportation Association (IATA), affirming the new-age carrier’s role and position in the aviation community in Vietnam and overseas. Prior to attaining membership, Vietjet had been certified by the IATA Operational Safety

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CPaT Global releases A320 to A320neo differences course

CPaT Global releases A320 to A320neo differences course

🕔11:31, 21.Feb 2017

CPaT Global, the aviation distance learning company, has rolled out a new A320neo Differences Course, with the A320neo Full Systems Course coming on-line the second quarter of 2017. Capt. Greg Darrow, CPaT Global’s VP of Sales and Marketing stated, “CPaT

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Airways Aviation and Emirates Aviation Services partner to offer complete airline pilot pathway in UAE

Airways Aviation and Emirates Aviation Services partner to offer complete airline pilot pathway in UAE

🕔11:25, 21.Feb 2017

Airways Aviation and Emirates Aviation Services have formed a partnership to offer a direct pathway to a Private Pilot License (PPL) in the UAE through to a Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL) in Europe or Australia. This new partnership allows aspiring

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AerFin completes acquisition of ex-Jet Airways Boeing 737NG

AerFin completes acquisition of ex-Jet Airways Boeing 737NG

🕔10:49, 21.Feb 2017

AerFin has completed the acquisition of 737-800 MSN 29041. The Investec Global Aircraft Fund was the lessor of the aircraft and had been managing the lease of the aircraft to Indian airline operator, Jet Airways, since 2007. AerFin’s acquisition of

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Virgin Atlantic to launch only direct flight between London Heathrow and Barbados

Virgin Atlantic to launch only direct flight between London Heathrow and Barbados

🕔10:45, 21.Feb 2017

Virgin Atlantic has announced plans to launch the only direct flight from London Heathrow to Barbados. The new, twice weekly service will launch on 12 December 2017 to help make Christmas in the Caribbean a reality for even more holidaymakers.

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