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  • PICTURE: Air China receives Asia’s first Boeing 747-8I aircraft


    Air China has taken delivery of its first Boeing 747-8I aircraft, making it the first Asian customer of the type.


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  • Hainan Airlines 737-800 makes biofuel flight


    Hainan Airlines has become the first Chinese carrier to trial locally-sourced biofuel on a passenger flight.


  • Washington National operator weighs expansion options


    ​The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) is evaluating four options to expand terminal facilities at...


  • Shandong Airlines signs for 50 737s


    Shandong Airlines has placed an order for 50 Boeing 737 aircraft, in a deal worth $4.65 billion at list price.


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  • China Southern to launch two new Japan routes in August

    News | 14 Jul 2015 04:06 | Mavis Toh

    China Southern Airlines has applied to Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) to launch two new services to Japan in August.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/China-Southern-to-launch-two-new-Japan-routes-in-August-414597/
  • PARIS: CAE announces slew of airline training and simulator contracts

    News | 15 Jun 2015 09:12 | Murdo Morrison

    ​CAE has announced a slew of more than 30 airline contracts at Paris. They include cadet training programmes with EasyJet, Air China and Eva Air for the supply of 120 cadets and pilot type-rating solutions for carriers including West Atlantic, AeroContractors of Nigeria, Hong Kong Airlines and Braathens Regional Airlines. In addition, CAE, which both manufactures simulators and offers simulator-based and ab initio training, is to supply three Boeing 737 simulators to Hainan Airlines, and an A350 simulator to an undisclosed airline - the Canadian company's ninth A350 simulator sale.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-CAE-announces-slew-of-airline-training-and-simulator-contracts-413597/
  • IATA: SAA 'not out of the woods' despite exceeding target - CEO

    News | 07 Jun 2015 16:05 | Graham Dunn

    ​South African Airways’ acting chief executive Nico Bezuidenhout insists the Star Alliance carrier is not out of the woods yet, despite its successfully implemented 90-day turnaround plan outperforming its original savings target.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IATA-SAA-not-out-of-the-woods-despite-exceeding-target-CEO-413184/
  • ANALYSIS: Asia’s LCC still in holding pattern

    News | 08 May 2015 00:02 | Ellis Taylor

    Asia’s low-cost carriers are still focusing on consolidating years of rapid growth, although new players are emerging in North Asia.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Asias-LCC-still-in-holding-pattern-411981/
  • ​ANALYSIS: Asia Pacific carriers take 43 new aircraft in April

    News | 06 May 2015 02:16 | Greg Waldron

    Asia Pacific carriers took 31% of the new passenger aircraft delivered during April, receiving 43 aircraft out of global deliveries of 139 units.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Asia-Pacific-carriers-take-43-new-aircraft-in-April-411971/
  • ANALYSIS: China carriers look beyond Middle Kingdom

    News | 24 Apr 2015 00:05 | Mavis Toh

    Chinese carriers will operate 7,356 weekly international flights in summer 2015, a 39.2% increase from the previous corresponding period.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-China-carriers-look-beyond-Middle-Kingdom-411430/