SAS blames pilot strikes for 26% net income slump in Q3 2019

SAS blames pilot strikes for 26% net income slump in Q3 2019

🕔11:12, 30.Aug 2019

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has reported a net income of SEK1.16 billion ($122 million) during its Q3 2019 financial results marking a 26% decline from SEK1.57 billion during the same period a year ago. The airline’s president & CEO Rickard Gustafson

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Singapore-based Clermont Group acquires Eviation Aircraft

Singapore-based Clermont Group acquires Eviation Aircraft

🕔10:52, 30.Aug 2019

Singapore-based The Clermont Group has completed its acquisition of the Israeli firm Eviation Aircraft, for an undisclosed sum. The deal was originally entered into in January and has seen Clermont been issued equity equal to 70% of the business. Eviation

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NAC delivers ATR 72-600 to Air Nostrum on lease

NAC delivers ATR 72-600 to Air Nostrum on lease

🕔10:28, 30.Aug 2019

Nordic Aviation Capital has delivered one ATR 72-600, MSN 1261, to Air Nostrum on lease.

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AirAsia X finalises order for 12 A330-900 and 30 A321XLR

AirAsia X finalises order for 12 A330-900 and 30 A321XLR

🕔10:24, 30.Aug 2019

AirAsia X has finalised a firm order with Airbus for an additional 12 A330-900 and 30 A321XLR aircraft. Tony Fernandes, chief executive officer, AirAsia Group, who was present at the signing, said: “This order reaffirms our selection of the A330neo

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Sun Country Airlines planning for IPO offering, according to CEO

Sun Country Airlines planning for IPO offering, according to CEO

🕔10:13, 30.Aug 2019

Low-cost carrier Sun Country Airlines is planning to file for an initial public offering in April 2020, according to the airline’s CEO. The Minnesota-based airline, which is owned by private-equity firm Apollo Global Management, aims to become the first large-jet

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Braathens appoints Skyworld Aviation  to remarket Avro RJ fleet

Braathens appoints Skyworld Aviation to remarket Avro RJ fleet

🕔09:46, 30.Aug 2019

Skyworld Aviation has been appointed by Sweden’s Braathens Regional Airlines to remarket a fleet of Avro RJ85/100’s which become available later this year. The package comprises eight Avro RJ100s and two Avro RJ85s with manufacture dates of between 1993 and

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Azerbaijan’s Silk Way Airlines upgrades its services at Heydar Aliyev International Airport

Azerbaijan’s Silk Way Airlines upgrades its services at Heydar Aliyev International Airport

🕔09:38, 30.Aug 2019

Silk Way Airlines has received 18 sets of towable passenger stairs to its ground handling branch. British manufacturer TBD delivered the stairs in an order which was worth over £500,000, as part of a focus on a general upgrade for

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Stratasys provides 3D printing to Aerospace manufacturer BAE Systems

Stratasys provides 3D printing to Aerospace manufacturer BAE Systems

🕔09:26, 30.Aug 2019

Global 3D printing firm Stratasys will continue to provide access to new materials and production technologies to BAE Systems, in a move which strengthens the partnership between the two. BAE Systems has been a Stratasys customer since 2006, and currently

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Korean Air changes economy check-in to self-service; suspends route

Korean Air changes economy check-in to self-service; suspends route

🕔08:40, 30.Aug 2019

Korean Air is to convert its economy class check-in counters to bag-drop counters at local airports starting 1 September. It’s a bid by the airport, which has seen rising demand for travel, to provide faster and more convenient baggage check-in

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China’s Spring Airlines reports operating revenue rise in H1 2019

China’s Spring Airlines reports operating revenue rise in H1 2019

🕔08:30, 30.Aug 2019

China’s Spring Airlines has reported an increase in operating revenue for the first six months of 2019. The airline revealed that its operating rose to CNY7.15 billion (approximately $1.05 billion) for the period ending 30 June – marking a 12.9%

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