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.


  • Other News for A340

  • 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...


  • News Listings for A340

  • AirAsia X mandates Macquarie for A330 sales and leasebacks

    News | 29 Aug 2014 15:51 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Malaysian long-haul carrier AirAsia X has agreed to sell and lease back three new Airbus A330-300s to Macquarie AirFinance.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AirAsia-X-mandates-Macquarie-for-A330-sales-and-leasebacks-403168/
  • Virgin Atlantic mandates AerCap for another sale and leaseback

    News | 28 Aug 2014 13:17 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Operating lessor AerCap has signed another sale-and-leaseback agreement with Virgin Atlantic.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Virgin-Atlantic-mandates-AerCap-for-another-sale-and-leaseback-403117/
  • ANALYSIS: Aircraft transactions - July 2014

    News | 26 Aug 2014 14:02 | 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-July-2014-403015/
  • ANALYSIS: A350 to remake TAP's maintenance strategy

    News | 26 Aug 2014 12:47 | Michael Gubisch

    TAP Portugal’s planned introduction of the Airbus A350 in 2017 will have a major impact on the future direction of the airline’s MRO division.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-A350-to-remake-TAPs-maintenance-strategy-402843/
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 18-25 August 2014

    News | 25 Aug 2014 09:00 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Komiaviatrans to acquire ex-China Southern Embraer 145shttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-18-25-August-2014-402948/
  • ANALYSIS: The changing size and shape of the world airliner fleet

    News | 22 Aug 2014 10:58 | Murdo Morrison

    There are many fronts in the commercial war between the big two airframers. In one crucial skirmish – size of global single-aisle in-service fleet – the Airbus A320 family is within a whisker of overtaking the Boeing 737, when old and current-generation types are combined.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-changing-size-and-shape-of-the-world-airliner-fleet-402837/