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  • Transavia chief sees leisure focus key to ambitious growth plan

    Transavia will "fail" to become a leading low-cost European leisure carrier unless it ensures that it remains focused exclusively on leisure passengers, its chief executive Bram Graber warns.

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  • Pilot union calls off Air France strike despite deadlock

    News | 29 Sep 2014 09:34 | Oliver Clark

    Members of the Air France pilot union SNPL have ended a 14-day strike despite refusing to agree to the airline’s plans to expand low-cost operation Transavia.
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 22-29 September 2014

    News | 29 Sep 2014 07:56 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Air France sells another 747-400ERF
  • Air France-KLM reaffirms Perform 2020 plan as strike goes on

    News | 26 Sep 2014 14:29 | Niall O'Keeffe

    Air France-KLM's board has expressed "full support" for measures taken by management at the French flag carrier in seeking to end a strike ongoing since 15 September.
  • Ryanair to scale down at Girona

    News | 26 Sep 2014 11:10 | Niall O'Keeffe

    Ryanair says it plans to cut the number of Boeing 737s it has stationed at Girona for the winter season from two to one.
  • A330neo pricing to be $15-20m lower than 787's: Ascend

    News | 25 Sep 2014 14:31 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Flightglobal's Ascend consultancy expects pricing for the Airbus A330neo to be between $15 million and $20 million lower than the Boeing 787's when the re-engined widebody enters service.
  • Air France offers to scrap Transavia Europe plan

    News | 25 Sep 2014 09:20 | Niall O'Keeffe

    Air France has proposed withdrawing plans to expand its low-cost Transavia operation outside France, ​as a means of halting industrial action that is costing it some €20 million ($25 million) per day.