First Australian electric plane set for take-off

First Australian electric plane set for take-off

🕔15:50, 19.Feb 2020

Adelaide company Eyre to There Aviation is planning to be Australia’s first manufacturer of electric aircraft after signing an agreement with a European designer.   Barrie Rogers plans to build Australia’s first electric planes. Company managing director Barrie Rogers said his fully

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SpiceJet wet leases two Airbus A320 airplanes

SpiceJet wet leases two Airbus A320 airplanes

🕔15:48, 19.Feb 2020

Indian carrier SpiceJet has wet leased two Airbus A320 aircraft from BH Air, a Bulgarian-registered airline based in Sofia.  The aircraft have been inducted after seeking regulatory approvals from Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) and are effective from February

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Delta and Vietnam expand codeshare agreement

Delta and Vietnam expand codeshare agreement

🕔15:46, 19.Feb 2020

Delta AirLines and Vietnam Airlines have enhanced their codeshare agreement to add Delta codes to all Vietnam Airlines flights between Tokyo and Hanoi effective from February 12.  The enhanced codeshare agreement will allow customers on Delta’s flights from Minneapolis and Los

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Singapore CAA announces rebates to support airline sector as SIA cuts more China routes

Singapore CAA announces rebates to support airline sector as SIA cuts more China routes

🕔15:43, 19.Feb 2020

The Singapore government has announced a series of rebates as part of a Stabilisation and Support Package (SSP) intended to help the aviation sector weather the impact of the coronavirus outbreak. The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) will provide

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Winstead expands airline finance practice with New York Office opening

Winstead expands airline finance practice with New York Office opening

🕔15:41, 19.Feb 2020

US law firm has added airline finance practitioners, Jaeyong (Jae) So and Jaesuk (Jay) Yoo, as shareholders as it Winstead opens a New York Office.  The New York office opening makes it is law firm’s eighth nationwide and, in a statement, Winstead said

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Seamless Air Alliance launches inflight connectivity standard

Seamless Air Alliance launches inflight connectivity standard

🕔15:40, 19.Feb 2020

The Seamless Air Alliance (SAA) published an inflight connectivity standard on February 18, intended to improve internet access to passenger on airplanes. In a statement the SAA said that the standard has been developed in collaboration with industry experts across

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Debris found in fuel tanks of stored 737 MAXs

Debris found in fuel tanks of stored 737 MAXs

🕔15:38, 19.Feb 2020

Boeing’s troubled 737 Max airplane has picked up another safety concern with debris found in the fuel tanks of a number of new planes, which were in storage ahead of delivery. However, according to a BBC report on the incident,

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Coronavirus and MAX issues weigh on Air Canada results says Cowen

Coronavirus and MAX issues weigh on Air Canada results says Cowen

🕔15:35, 19.Feb 2020

Air Canada reported said it was expecting that ongoing MAX issue and coronavirus to drag down its numbers for the first quarter of 20220, according to a report from analysts Cowen. Air Canada said the combination of the continued MAX

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Emirates SkyCargo has resumed scheduled freighter services to Chinese Mainland

Emirates SkyCargo has resumed scheduled freighter services to Chinese Mainland

🕔15:33, 19.Feb 2020

Despite the ongoing Coronavirus outbreak, Emirates SkyCargo reports  good demand for the import and export of cargo into the Chinese market, as China reopens for business after the Lunar New Year holidays.  The air cargo carrier operates freighter services to Guangzhou

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Oman Air Cargo signs tech services deal with CHAMP

Oman Air Cargo signs tech services deal with CHAMP

🕔15:31, 19.Feb 2020

Oman Air Cargo has signed a five-year contract with UK -headquarter tech firm CHAMP for a number of its e-cargo solutions.  According to a statement from CHAMP the deal was the result of an RFP from Oman cargo IT solutions,

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