Wizz Air agrees to purchase 20 Airbus A321XLR aircraft

Wizz Air agrees to purchase 20 Airbus A321XLR aircraft

🕔10:29, 31.Oct 2019

Wizz Air has agreed to the purchase of 20 Airbus A321XLR aircraft at a general meeting held in Geneva, Switzerland. The airline initially set out plans to take the 20 aircraft at the Paris Air Show back in June, as part

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Air Italy begins non-stop service to Male, Maldives

Air Italy begins non-stop service to Male, Maldives

🕔10:18, 31.Oct 2019

Air Italy has begun a non-stop service to the capital of the Maldives, Malè using A330 aircraft. The Milan–Maldives route, together with the flights to Zanzibar and Mombasa, which commence service on November 1, will also be joined by an

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WestJet introduces new seasonal non-stop service from Rome to Calgary

WestJet introduces new seasonal non-stop service from Rome to Calgary

🕔10:12, 31.Oct 2019

WestJet is introducing a new seasonal non-stop service using its Dreamliner aircraft, starting May 2, 2020. The seasonal service between Rome’s Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino (FCO) and Calgary International Airport (YYC) will operate three-times-weekly in peak season. The airline also announced

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Avianca increases expiration and early participation deadline for senior notes

Avianca increases expiration and early participation deadline for senior notes

🕔10:03, 31.Oct 2019

Avianca Holdings is extending the expiration deadline and early participation deadline by two days for its pending offer to exchange any and all of its existing 8.375% senior notes due 2020 for new 8.375% senior secured notes due 2020. Adrian

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Papa New Guinea’s Air Niugini completes inaugural Cairns to Hong Kong flight

Papa New Guinea’s Air Niugini completes inaugural Cairns to Hong Kong flight

🕔09:49, 31.Oct 2019

Papa New Guinea national carrier Air Niugini has completed its inaugural flight from Cairns to Hong Kong. The Boeing 767 wide body aircraft flew to Hong Kong via Port Moresby – one of two weekly flights operated by Air Niugini.

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Mistubishi Aircraft says Trans State cancels 50 orders for SpaceJet regional jets

Mistubishi Aircraft says Trans State cancels 50 orders for SpaceJet regional jets

🕔09:44, 31.Oct 2019

Japan’s Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation has terminated its contract with Trans States Holdings which included 50 firm orders with 50 options. The decision by Trans States Holdings, a privately-owned holding company for three regional airlines, has been made as the Mitsubishi

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AirAsia announces new services to Okinawa

AirAsia announces new services to Okinawa

🕔09:37, 31.Oct 2019

AirAsia has initiated a new four times weekly route from Kuala Lumpur to Okinawa Naha, commencing 22 January 2020. The introduction of this will be AirAsia’s sixth international destination in Japan, after Tokyo (Haneda and Narita), Osaka, Sapporo, Fukuoka and

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Vistara receives three new Airbus A320neo

Vistara receives three new Airbus A320neo

🕔09:30, 31.Oct 2019

India’s Vistara has received three new Airbus A320neo from its latest order of 50 aircraft from the Airbus A320neo family, placed last year in July. The carrier, a joint venture of Tata Sons and Singapore Airlines, will deploy the new

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GE Aviation reduces cash flow as MAX grounding continues

GE Aviation reduces cash flow as MAX grounding continues

🕔09:24, 31.Oct 2019

GE Aviation has warned that the Boeing 737 MAX grounding will reduce its cash flow by $1.4 billion in 2019, provided the aircraft remains grounded all year. The statement was provided by GE Chief Executive Larry Culp during the company’s

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Global lessor AMCK Aviation launches operations

Global lessor AMCK Aviation launches operations

🕔12:53, 30.Oct 2019

Dublin-based aircraft leasing company AMCK Aviation has launched its operations. The new company is utilising the established leasing platforms of Accipiter and MCAP and has 145 aircraft, with a total value of $6 billion, under management – and a further

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