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  • IAG attracted by Aer Lingus's 'strong presence' in UK regions


    Aer Lingus's "strong presence in the UK regions" has been identified by IAG as a factor in the group's decision to pursue the Irish flag carrier.


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  • IAG achieves first operating profit for initial quarter


    ​British Airways and Iberia parent IAG expects to achieve a full-year operating profit of more than €2.2 billion...


  • Big Twin families: Who are the Top 10 Boeing 777 operators?


    ​As Boeing lines up some short-term 777 sales incentives in a bid to keep the assembly line running at full rate...


  • BA to retrofit newer A320s with sharklet wing-tips


    ​British Airways is to retrofit some of its Airbus A320s with ‘sharklet’ wing-tips under a fuel-efficiency programme.


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  • IAG attracted by Aer Lingus's 'strong presence' in UK regions

    News | 27 May 2015 13:25 | Oliver Clark

    Aer Lingus's "strong presence in the UK regions" has been identified by IAG as a factor in the group's decision to pursue the Irish flag carrier.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IAG-attracted-by-Aer-Linguss-strong-presence-in-UK-regions-412790/
  • ​OPINION: Why O'Leary has reinvented Ryanair

    News | 19 May 2015 11:08 | Airline Business

    The reinvention of Ryanair over the last two years has been remarkable. And the fact that it has happened with one-time low-cost enfant terrible Michael O’Leary at the helm has been all the more astonishing.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Why-OLeary-has-reinvented-Ryanair-412509/
  • IAG backs Gulf carriers in subsidies battle

    News | 14 May 2015 16:28 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Qatar Airways partner IAG has come out in support of the airline and two other Gulf carriers in an ongoing dispute over alleged subsidies with US mainline carriers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IAG-backs-Gulf-carriers-in-subsidies-battle-412344/
  • OBITUARY: Maurice Flanagan, the expat who helped Emirates take over the world

    News | 08 May 2015 17:13 | Murdo Morrison

    ​Maurice Flanagan, who has died aged 86, caught the Dubai bug when he arrived on a two-year secondment to run the city’s airport and travel operator Dnata in the late-1970s. “Everything looked so promising that I decided to stay,” he recalled two decades later. By taking up the royal family’s invitation in 1985 to launch an upstart state-owned airline called Emirates, the expat Englishman helped change the shape of aviation and ensured his place in the industry’s history.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OBITUARY-Maurice-Flanagan-the-expat-who-helped-Emirates-take-over-the-world-412126/
  • ANALYSIS: MAS widebody sales allow for restart

    News | 05 May 2015 00:02 | Aaron Chong

    One day before new Malaysian Airlines chief executive Christoph Mueller assumed one of the toughest jobs in aviation, the ailing carrier gave a major hint that the winds of change are gusting.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-MAS-widebody-sales-allow-for-restart-411868/
  • IAG achieves first operating profit for initial quarter

    News | 30 Apr 2015 06:26 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​British Airways and Iberia parent IAG expects to achieve a full-year operating profit of more than €2.2 billion ($2.4 billion), after generating a first-quarter profit for the first time.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IAG-achieves-first-operating-profit-for-initial-quarter-411758/