Top News on A340

  • Swiss clashes with pilot union over cost cuts


    Swiss is planning to operate its on-order Boeing 777 fleet through its regional arm, after the Alpine carrier was unable to reach a labour agreement with the mainline operation’s pilot union.


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  • PICTURES: Air France to extend cabin upgrade to A330s and A380s


    ​Air France will extend a cabin revamp to its long-haul Airbus A330s and A380s, as part of a €1 billion ($1.36 billion)...


  • PICTURE: China Eastern retires A300-600s


    China Eastern Airlines retired its last Airbus A300-600 aircraft after a final flight on 31 May.


  • Swiss clashes with pilot union over cost cuts


    Swiss is planning to operate its on-order Boeing 777 fleet through its regional arm, after the Alpine carrier was...


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  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 21-28 July 2014

    News | 28 Jul 2014 10:45 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Virgin Australia extends Fokker 100 leaseshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-21-28-July-2014-402061/
  • Lufthansa confirms timeline for cabin crew negotiations

    News | 23 Jul 2014 14:49 | Michael Gubisch

    Lufthansa has agreed with German flight-attendant union UFO a framework and timeline for the negotiations of new labour terms at the mainline carrier.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lufthansa-confirms-timeline-for-cabin-crew-negotiations-401928/
  • ANALYSIS: Aircraft transactions - June 2014

    News | 22 Jul 2014 11:20 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​The Flightglobal's aircraft transaction monthly data analysis is split in three event types: operating leases, wet and sub-leases and the purchase of aircraft. The report covers single-aisle and long-haul aircraft as well as regional jets and turboprops.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Aircraft-transactions-June-2014-401848/
  • ​ANALYSIS: Rolls and Airbus – how the latecomer excelled

    News | 21 Jul 2014 09:04 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Rolls-Royce took more than two decades to get an engine onto an Airbus product. But the UK company is now in pole position as Toulouse’s prime widebody engine partner after securing its third Airbus sole-source supply deal, to power the A330neo.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Rolls-and-Airbus-how-the-latecomer-excelled-401791/
  • Norwegian to look at the A330neo: CFO

    News | 17 Jul 2014 11:18 | Oliver Clark

    ​Norwegian will look at the economic advantages of the new Airbus A330 to see if it would make a good fit within its long-haul operation, its chief financial officer Frode Foss states.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Norwegian-to-look-at-the-A330neo-CFO-401727/
  • Passengers hospitalised after SAA A340 hits turbulence

    News | 17 Jul 2014 06:40

    ​Two passengers remain hospitalised after severe turbulence injured 20 on board a South African Airways service to Hong Kong.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Passengers-hospitalised-after-SAA-A340-hits-turbulence-401698/