Volotea gears up for major growth plans in 2020

Volotea gears up for major growth plans in 2020

🕔10:28, 14.Nov 2019

Spanish low-cost airline Volotea will introduce five additional Airbus A319 next year making a total fleet of 38 aircraft. The airline has said that the move to add five Airbus A319 aircraft comes at a time where it will phase

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PIA and Etihad relaunch codeshare agreement

PIA and Etihad relaunch codeshare agreement

🕔10:21, 14.Nov 2019

Etihad Airways and the flag carrier of Pakistan, Pakistan International Airlines (PIA), have relaunched its codeshare partnership. The agreement will provide customers with greater access to both airlines’ routes between the UAE and Pakistan. The codeshare flights will be open

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Aegean finalises secured loan for new A321neo aircraft

Aegean finalises secured loan for new A321neo aircraft

🕔10:17, 14.Nov 2019

Asset management firm Aviation Capital Group (ACG) has been mandated by Greek airline Aegean to structure, arrange, and provide a guarantee of a secured loan by Apple Bank for Savings. The secured loan will be in order to finance Aegean’s

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Avianor obtains A220 maintenance approval from Transport Canada

Avianor obtains A220 maintenance approval from Transport Canada

🕔10:12, 14.Nov 2019

Avianor has received Transport Canada (TCCA) approval to add the Airbus A220- 100 and A220-300 to its maintenance capability list. With this approval, Avianor can offer post-delivery modification services to operators of the Airbus A220 family of aircraft. Jean Seguin,

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BelugaXL receives Type Certification from EASA

BelugaXL receives Type Certification from EASA

🕔10:10, 14.Nov 2019

The BelugaXL has received its Type Certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) paving the way for entry-into-service by early 2020. The BelugaXL is said to allow for 30% extra transport capacity being 7 metres longer and 1 metre

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Iberia set to launch new routes and introduce more A350 aircraft in 2020

Iberia set to launch new routes and introduce more A350 aircraft in 2020

🕔10:07, 14.Nov 2019

Iberia is set to launch a new route from Madrid, Spain to the US destination of Washington DC, commencing summer 2020. The new route is set to operate up to five times per week, the non-stop flights to the US capital will

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Brazil’s Azul takes delivery of two Airbus A321neo

Brazil’s Azul takes delivery of two Airbus A321neo

🕔09:43, 14.Nov 2019

Brazilian airline Azul has taken delivery of its first two Airbus A321neo aircraft on lease from CDB Aviation. John Rodgerson, Azul CEO, commented: “The A321neo is an important milestone for Azul as it will allow the company to simultaneously grow

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Jazeera Airways launches direct flights between Kuwait and Al Ain

Jazeera Airways launches direct flights between Kuwait and Al Ain

🕔09:28, 14.Nov 2019

Jazeera Airways has established a new direct flight between Travelers in Kuwait and Al Ain, Abu Dhabi. “This deal marks a new chapter in tourism between Kuwait and Abu Dhabi” said Nabeel M. Al Zarouni, regional promotions manager, Middle East

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Jetstar Asia launches direct service from Singapore to Hefei

Jetstar Asia launches direct service from Singapore to Hefei

🕔09:23, 14.Nov 2019

Jetstar Asia has launched a new direct service from Singapore to Hefei in mainland China. The service will commence from 28 November and will operate three services a week using Airbus A320. Jetstar Asia CEO Bara Pasupathi said: “As the

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Wizz Air chief says UK expansion will continue ‘no matter what happens to Brexit’

Wizz Air chief says UK expansion will continue ‘no matter what happens to Brexit’

🕔16:58, 13.Nov 2019

Wizz Air chief executive Jozsef Varadi has said the airline will continue with its expansion plans in the UK “no matter what happens to Brexit”. The co-founder of the Hungarian low-cost carrier outlined that London is a key market for

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