Qantas starts research non-stop flights from Australia to London and NYC

Qantas starts research non-stop flights from Australia to London and NYC

🕔08:47, 23.Aug 2019

Qantas will launch three ultra-long-haul research flights to gather new data about inflight passenger and crew health and wellbeing. The flights form part of planning for the company’s Project Sunrise – Qantas’ goal to operate regular, non-stop commercial flights from

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Boeing signs near $1 billion contract with US Air Force

Boeing signs near $1 billion contract with US Air Force

🕔08:37, 23.Aug 2019

Boeing has signed a new contract with the US Air Force (USAF) worth $999 million to maintain A-10 Thunderbolt II sustainment work under an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract award. The contract will cover the production of a maximum of

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AirAsia X releases Q2 2019 results

AirAsia X releases Q2 2019 results

🕔08:33, 23.Aug 2019

AirAsia X has reported its net cash generated from operating activities stood at RM 268.8 million (approximately $68 million) for the second quarter of 2019. The result is a significant increase from RM 23 million experienced in the same period

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Wings Capital Partners appoints former VP at MUFG

Wings Capital Partners appoints former VP at MUFG

🕔10:42, 22.Aug 2019

Wings Capital Partners has appointed the former vice president of aviation for the Americas region at MUFG. Jakob Gallagher will join the firm in the role of vice president – treasurer & capital markets. Bryan Billings, chief financial officer, commented:

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Qantas stays upbeat despite posting 17% decline in underlying profit before tax

Qantas stays upbeat despite posting 17% decline in underlying profit before tax

🕔10:15, 22.Aug 2019

Qantas has hailed its latest financial results despite what it has described as “mixed market conditions.” The firm posted a 17% decline in its underlying profit before tax of AUS$1.3 billion ($881 million) and a statutory profit before tax of

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Ryanair introduces first-ever flights from Georgia

Ryanair introduces first-ever flights from Georgia

🕔09:26, 22.Aug 2019

Ryanair has announced its first-ever flights from Georgia with a new route from Tbilisi to Milan Bergamo as well as two new routes from Kutaisi to Bologna and Marseille, France. The new routes will start in November as part of

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Air Astana’s codeshare agreement with S7 Airlines results in airport changes

Air Astana’s codeshare agreement with S7 Airlines results in airport changes

🕔09:22, 22.Aug 2019

Kazakhstan-based airline Air Astana will transfer flight operations from Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport to Domodedovo Airport with effect from 27 October. The change of airport in Russia’s capital is linked to the recent signing of a codeshare agreement with S7 Airlines,

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Air New Zealand financial results dip

Air New Zealand financial results dip

🕔09:11, 22.Aug 2019

Air New Zealand has said that its earnings before taxation for the 2019 financial year of NZ$374 million ($239 million), compared to $540 million in the prior period – marking a 31% dip. Net profit after taxation was $270 million

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Cathay Pacific warns that Hong Kong protests could harm August revenues

Cathay Pacific warns that Hong Kong protests could harm August revenues

🕔09:00, 22.Aug 2019

Cathay Pacific Group has warned that the recent protests in Hong Kong which saw many flights cancelled could harm its revenues in August. Cathay Pacific chief customer and commercial officer Ronald Lam said: “Recent events in Hong Kong over the

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Ryanair successful in battle to prevent 48-hour bank holiday strikes

Ryanair successful in battle to prevent 48-hour bank holiday strikes

🕔15:02, 21.Aug 2019

Ryanair has been successful in its bid to prevent a 48-hour strike by pilots after the Irish High Court ruled in its favour. The airline says it expects flights from Ireland to operate as normal on 24 and 25 August.

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