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  • PICTURES: Star Alliance hails ‘smooth start’ at Heathrow’s T2

    More than 4,000 passengers used London Heathrow’s Terminal 2 in its first eight hours of operation, says Star Alliance.

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  • Etihad and Alitalia seal strategic partnership

    ​Alitalia and Etihad have agreed a strategic tie-up which will see the Abu Dhabi-based carrier take a 49% in the...

  • Virgin brands UK domestic operation Little Red

    Virgin Atlantic is branding its new UK domestic operation as Little Red, and will open the first routes at the end of...

  • Ryanair expects EU to block Aer Lingus takeover

    The European Commission intends to block Ryanair's proposed takeover of Irish flag carrier Aer Lingus, the low-cost...

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  • ANALYSIS: Virgin's Little Red dilemma

    News | 10 Sep 2014 16:02 | Oliver Clark

    ​Press speculation suggests that the future of Virgin Atlantic’s Little Red could be in jeopardy due to poor performance - but if Virgin is looking to scrap its domestic operation it could prove difficult to find an alternative.
  • Stobart Air to operate Dublin-Leeds Bradford route

    News | 03 Sep 2014 08:18 | Oliver Clark

    Stobart Air will start flights between Dublin and the UK's Leeds Bradford airport on 23 October.
  • ANALYSIS: Yield concerns cloud European second quarter

    News | 11 Aug 2014 15:32

    For European carriers, the second quarter brought improved profits but plenty of doubts over the yield environment for the rest of the year.
  • Etihad and Alitalia seal strategic partnership

    News | 08 Aug 2014 15:26 | Oliver Clark

    ​Alitalia and Etihad have agreed a strategic tie-up which will see the Abu Dhabi-based carrier take a 49% in the Italian carrier for €387.5 million.
  • ANALYSIS: Ryanair smells victory in regulatory battles

    News | 06 Aug 2014 15:27 | Oliver Clark

    Last year, Ryanair was ordered to sell almost its entire Aer Lingus stake by UK regulators. Last month, the European Commission told the Irish budget carrer to pay back almost $10 million in illegal state aid from French regional airports. But Ryanair's director of legal and regulatory affairs, Juliusz Komorek, is confident it can win a range of regulatory battles in Europe.
  • Next six months 'critical' for Aer Lingus pension deal: chief

    News | 30 Jul 2014 11:56 | Oliver Clark

    Aer Lingus chief executive Christoph Mueller sees the next six months as “critical” for efforts to resolve a long-running pension dispute with cabin crew.