Allegiant posts June 2019 traffic results

Allegiant posts June 2019 traffic results

🕔08:39, 15.Jul 2019

Allegiant has posted its June 2019 traffic performance as it welcomed 1.594 million passengers in June 2019, up 14.4% from the 1.394 million experienced in the same period last year. The group reported that its revenue passenger miles stood at

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Delta Airlines posts quarterly profits rise of 39%

Delta Airlines posts quarterly profits rise of 39%

🕔11:17, 12.Jul 2019

Delta Airlines has profited from being unaffected by the grounding of Boeing 737 Max jets. The airline reported a 39.3% rise in profit during its second-quarter 2019 results, which it attributes to higher fares and flying fuller planes. Net income

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British Airways fails to come to terms with pilots

British Airways fails to come to terms with pilots

🕔11:07, 12.Jul 2019

Talks between British Airways and its pilots have broken down. The airline and its pilots have been in talks since June. The British Airline Pilots’ Association (BALPA) balloted members working for British Airways as to whether or not they’d like

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Atlantic Airways takes delivery of A320neo

Atlantic Airways takes delivery of A320neo

🕔10:51, 12.Jul 2019

Faroe Island’s Atlantic Airways has taken delivery of its first A320neo, MSN8918. Leased from Air Lease Corporation, this aircraft is powered by CFMI LEAP-1A engines and is configured in an all-economy cabin layout. With its new Airbus fleet member Atlantic

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Istanbul Airport’s third runway under construction

Istanbul Airport’s third runway under construction

🕔10:26, 12.Jul 2019

Operations for a third runway at Turkey’s Istanbul Airport are moving at full pace, according to airport officials. Once the third runway becomes operational, Istanbul Airport will have five operational runways combining three independent runways and two backup runways. The

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Philippine Airlines makes changes to senior management

Philippine Airlines makes changes to senior management

🕔10:08, 12.Jul 2019

Philippine Airlines (PAL) has announced changes to its senior management team as the airline begins its transition to new leadership.  Rosemarie S. Katalbas has been appointed senior vice president of human capital department and Eugene Go as chief commercial and marketing

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Munich Airport passenger numbers increase in H1 2019

Munich Airport passenger numbers increase in H1 2019

🕔09:46, 12.Jul 2019

Munich Airport saw a record number of passengers for the first half of 2019, figures have revealed. The airport welcomed 22.7 million passengers, an increase of 5% compared to the first six months of 2018. The number of take-offs and landings

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Qatar Airways takes delivery of five Boeing 777 Freighters worth $1.8 billion

Qatar Airways takes delivery of five Boeing 777 Freighters worth $1.8 billion

🕔09:37, 12.Jul 2019

Boeing and Qatar Airways have finalised an order for five Boeing 777 Freighters. The purchase, worth $1.8 billion at current list prices, was first signed as a Memorandum of Understanding at the Paris Air Show in June. “It is an

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Boeing’s head of 737 division set to retire

Boeing’s head of 737 division set to retire

🕔09:31, 12.Jul 2019

The man in charge of Boeing’s 737 programme for 34 years, Eric Lindblad, is set to retire. The vice president of Boeing’s New Mid-Market (NMA) programme, Mark Jenks is set to replace him. The retirement of Lindblad is said to

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Virgin Orbit completes drop test ahead of orbital flight

Virgin Orbit completes drop test ahead of orbital flight

🕔09:15, 12.Jul 2019

Virgin Orbit, Sir Richard Branson’s small satellite launch company, has successfully completed a key drop test of its LauncherOne vehicle, the last major step in the development program of the company’s novel launch service. Virgin Orbit has completed a steady

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