TAP Portugal introduces tenth A330neo; launches new routes

TAP Portugal introduces tenth A330neo; launches new routes

🕔09:08, 28.Jun 2019

TAP Portugal has introduced its tenth Airbus A330neo to its fleet; as well as launching new destinations. The airline has been active in its perusal of a an overhaul of its current fleet which the shareholders see as  strategic pillars

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Singapore and Malaysia Airlines sign MOU

Singapore and Malaysia Airlines sign MOU

🕔08:49, 28.Jun 2019

Singapore Airlines (SIA) and Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to increase its working relationship. Under the terms of the MOU, the two airline groups will explore a wide-ranging strategic partnership to build on their

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DAE signs new $440 million unsecured revolving credit facility

DAE signs new $440 million unsecured revolving credit facility

🕔08:32, 28.Jun 2019

Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) has signed a new long-term unsecured revolving credit facility with First Abu Dhabi Bank PJSC and HSBC Bank Middle East Limited as bookrunners and mandated lead arrangers. Following an oversubscription in syndication, the facility was closed

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WestJet and Delta Air receive approval for transborder joint venture

WestJet and Delta Air receive approval for transborder joint venture

🕔08:24, 28.Jun 2019

WestJet and Delta Air Lines has announced that its proposed US – Canada transborder joint venture has received clearance under Canada’s Competition Act from the Canadian Competition Bureau (CCB). The CCB issued a no-action letter confirming that it does not

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NAC to lease nine new ATR 72-600 aircraft to TAROM

NAC to lease nine new ATR 72-600 aircraft to TAROM

🕔15:14, 27.Jun 2019

Nordic Aviation Capital (NAC) has confirmed its agreement to lease nine new ATR 72-600 aircraft to TAROM, the Romanian National Air Carrier. The first of the nine aircraft is anticipated to deliver in October 2019, with all deliveries excepted to

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Finnair introduces thrice-weekly service to Beijing; makes changes to board

Finnair introduces thrice-weekly service to Beijing; makes changes to board

🕔09:11, 27.Jun 2019

Finnair has introduced a thrice-weekly service to Beijing, China, starting 3 November. Flights to the new Beijing Daxing International Airport, which opens for operation from 30 September, with operate on Airbus A330 aircraft. The new frequencies are in addition to

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New Vice President Caribbean for Silver Airways and Seaborne Airlines announced

New Vice President Caribbean for Silver Airways and Seaborne Airlines announced

🕔14:05, 26.Jun 2019

Silver Airways has promoted Captain Jesus Medina to vice president of the Caribbean for Silver Airways and Seaborne Airlines. Medina was previously the chief operating officer for Seaborne Airlines. In his new position, in addition to continuing as chief operating

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Airbus founding father Roger Béteille passes away aged 97

Airbus founding father Roger Béteille passes away aged 97

🕔12:22, 26.Jun 2019

Roger Béteille, one of the founders of Airbus, has passed away aged 97. Béteille, who not only shaped Airbus’ first commercial aircraft – the A300B – but also Airbus Industrie, was born in Aveyron, France, in 1921. He studied at

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Contour Airlines introduces daily non-stop route between Palm Springs and Sacramento

Contour Airlines introduces daily non-stop route between Palm Springs and Sacramento

🕔10:57, 26.Jun 2019

Contour Airlines has introduced a new non-stop daily flight between Palm Springs and Sacramento launching September 16, 2019. The new service from Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and Sacramento International Airport (SMF) will operate on Embraer E-135 regional jet airplane. “Sacramento

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Pulkovo St. Petersburg Airport posts May 2019 traffic performance

Pulkovo St. Petersburg Airport posts May 2019 traffic performance

🕔10:38, 26.Jun 2019

It has been reported that in May 2019, 1.7 million passengers travelled through Pulkovo St. Petersburg Airport, a number 8.4% higher than in the corresponding month last year. Domestic traffic increased by 10.9% to 1.016 million passengers compared to the

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