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  • PICTURE: American’s first 787 moves into final assembly

    ​The first Boeing 787-8 bound for American Airlines has moved onto the final assembly at the airframer’s factory in Everett, Washington.

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  • ROUTES: Smooth start for new Guarulhos terminal

    ​Brazil's Sao Paulo Guarulhos is pointing to a smooth introduction of it new Terminal 3 as it continues to look at ways...

  • American sees single operating certificate in Q2 2015

    ​American Airlines chief operating officer Robert Isom anticipates receiving approval for a single operating...

  • Azul targets business travellers with US flights

    ​Brazil's Azul plans to target the corporate traveller with its inaugural international flights to the USA, and will...

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  • Airlines seek to disqualify JetBlue for Washington National slots

    News | 01 Oct 2014 15:43 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines and Southwest Airlines claim JetBlue Airways’ application for a slot pair at Ronald Reagan Washington National airport no longer has standing, following its decision to launch service to Jacksonville with its existing slot portfolio.
  • Virgin America plans two seasonal routes

    News | 01 Oct 2014 14:02 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Virgin America will launch service on two seasonal routes later this year.
  • Spirit adds two more markets from Chicago

    News | 30 Sep 2014 19:35 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Spirit Airlines has announced new non-stop daily service from Chicago O'Hare to San Diego and Philadelphia starting 16 April 2015.
  • Delta booted from Dallas Love Field

    News | 30 Sep 2014 15:53 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines must end its service to Dallas Love Field in October, as Virgin America takes over the gates it subleases from American Airlines at the airport.
  • EASA refuses to extend A320 rudder-alert deadline

    News | 30 Sep 2014 14:22 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​European safety authorities have rejected requests by two major carriers to extend a deadline to install systems designed to prevent vertical fin overstress from rudder input on Airbus A320s.
  • Frontier adds Miami, expands from two other cities

    News | 30 Sep 2014 14:03 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Frontier Airlines will add Miami to its network and launch several new routes from Philadelphia and Chicago O'Hare, entering routes now mostly dominated by legacy carriers.