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  • Delta chief 'crossed the line' with 9/11 remarks: Emirates' Clark


    Emirates Airline president Tim Clark believes Delta Air Lines chief executive Richard Anderson overstepped the mark when he linked the 9/11 terrorist attacks with the Gulf carriers, as the row over subsidies and open skies escalates.


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  • Emirates 'confident' that subsidy claims unfounded


    ​Emirates Airline president Tim Clark is "confident" that allegations of the airline being subsidised are unfounded, as...


  • American weighs economics of 100-seat aircraft


    Seat economics will dictate the future of 100-seat aircraft in American Airlines' fleet.


  • Korean Air swings to big operating profit in 2014


    Korean Air (KAL) has reported an operating profit of KRW395 billion ($355 million) for the year ended 31 December 2014,...


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  • Emirates 'confident' that subsidy claims unfounded

    News | 05 Mar 2015 19:03 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Emirates Airline president Tim Clark is "confident" that allegations of the airline being subsidised are unfounded, as the carrier's US mainline rivals turn up the heat in a battle over US open skies with the Gulf.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Emirates-confident-that-subsidy-claims-unfounded-409837/
  • US big three call Gulf carriers ‘outliers’ for state support​

    News | 05 Mar 2015 18:30 | Edward Russell

    The big three US carriers are calling the Gulf carriers “global outliers” for the amount of state support they receive, in their push for limits on open skies with Qatar and the UAE.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-big-three-call-Gulf-carriers-outliers-for-state-support-409835/
  • ANALYSIS: North America airline market review February 2015

    News | 05 Mar 2015 13:00

    A quietly brewing effort by the three US mainline carriers to urge their government to limit open skies with certain Gulf countries erupted into the open in February, with airline chiefs exchanging heated words in mainstream media.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-North-America-airline-market-review-February-2015-409581/
  • LaGuardia needs improved facilities if perimeter lifted: American

    News | 04 Mar 2015 17:31 | Edward Russell

    ​New York LaGuardia airport would need improved facilities before any changes to its 2,414km (1,500 mile) perimeter are made, says American Airlines president Scott Kirby.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/LaGuardia-needs-improved-facilities-if-perimeter-lifted-American-409771/
  • American prices $1.21bn EETC with a sub-4% B tranche

    News | 04 Mar 2015 16:55 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines has priced its $1.21 billion secured enhanced equipment trust certificate (EETC) issue with a sub-4% subordinate B tranche, the first among recent US carrier deals.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-prices-121bn-EETC-with-a-sub-4-B-tranche-409769/
  • Alaska supports scrubbing LaGuardia’s perimeter rule

    News | 03 Mar 2015 19:54 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Alaska Airlines supports a move to lift flight perimeter restrictions at New York LaGuardia airport, chief financial officer Brandon Pedersen says on 3 March.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Alaska-supports-scrubbing-LaGuardias-perimeter-rule-409709/