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  • Aer Lingus needs US partner: IAG chief


    IAG chief executive Willie Walsh believes Aer Lingus would "probably struggle" to grow its transatlantic market "without a strong partner in the US".


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  • Embraer open to E175-E1 production after E2 arrives


    Embraer appears open to the possibility of continuing production of its current-generation E175 regional jet for...


  • Double-vision: Our Top 10 listing of A350 customers


    ​To accompany the release of our flight test report on the Airbus A350, our Top 10 feature looks at the leading airline...


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  • ANALYSIS: Hurdles remain for IAG in Aer Lingus bid

    News | 28 May 2015 12:06 | Oliver Clark

    When the Irish government decided to accept IAG's offer for its 25% stake in Aer Lingus, it ended months of tense negotiations and shuttle diplomacy between the two sides.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Hurdles-remain-for-IAG-in-Aer-Lingus-bid-412831/
  • Embraer open to E175-E1 production after E2 arrives

    News | 28 May 2015 11:18 | Dominic Perry

    Embraer appears open to the possibility of continuing production of its current-generation E175 regional jet for several years after the arrival of its re-engined replacement from 2020.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Embraer-open-to-E175-E1-production-after-E2-arrives-412834/
  • Aer Lingus needs US partner: IAG chief

    News | 27 May 2015 16:03 | Oliver Clark

    IAG chief executive Willie Walsh believes Aer Lingus would "probably struggle" to grow its transatlantic market "without a strong partner in the US".http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Aer-Lingus-needs-US-partner-IAG-chief-412798/
  • Double-vision: Our Top 10 listing of A350 customers

    News | 22 May 2015 13:23 | Craig Hoyle

    ​To accompany the release of our flight test report on the Airbus A350, our Top 10 feature looks at the leading airline customers to date for the XWB, by number of aircraft ordered. Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database records the European company as having so far secured firm commitments for a combined 780 of the big twin, the first example of which entered use in January 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Double-vision-Our-Top-10-listing-of-A350-customers-412685/
  • Urgency enters US airlines push to limit capacity in Gulf row

    News | 15 May 2015 20:57 | Edward Russell

    ​The chief executives of American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines gathered to reiterate the need to limit the expansion of the Gulf carriers to USA, adding a newfound sense urgency to the issue they began pushing in January.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Urgency-enters-US-airlines-push-to-limit-capacity-in-Gulf-row-412416/
  • Mesa secures EDC funds for new CRJ900s

    News | 14 May 2015 21:38 | Edward Russell

    ​Mesa Airlines will finance the seven Bombardier CRJ900 aircraft that it has on order with debt from Export Development Canada (EDC), says chief executive Jonathan Ornstein.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Mesa-secures-EDC-funds-for-new-CRJ900s-412361/