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  • 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 through transition to production of its 777X successor in 2018, we survey today’s biggest operators of Seattle’s twin-aisle flagship.


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  • 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.


  • ​OPINION: Walsh all set to steer IAG to next opportunities


    While the US legacy triumvirate have been making headlines about unfair competition from the Gulf carriers, Europe's...


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  • ANALYSIS: Domestic traffic key in UK airports growth

    News | 26 Mar 2015 15:15

    Carriers have turned to the domestic market for much of the growth in the UK sector this year, data from Flightglobal's schedules specialist Innovata shows.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Domestic-traffic-key-in-UK-airports-growth-410600/
  • ANALYSIS: Heathrow slot prices on the rise

    News | 16 Mar 2015 16:29 | Oliver Clark

    As with property in the city it serves, London Heathrow's slots command a high price thanks to lack of supply and high demand – and recent sales indicate a post-recessionary upsurge.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Heathrow-slot-prices-on-the-rise-410154/
  • ANALYSIS: European carriers' battle for profits continues

    News | 16 Mar 2015 15:38 | Graham Dunn

    A string of one-off restructuring, labour relations, fuel hedging, and currency hits in 2014's fourth quarter – and in the year as a whole – makes for difficulty in unpicking the financial health of European carriers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-European-carriers-battle-for-profits-continues-410107/
  • Big Twin families: Who are the Top 10 Boeing 777 operators?

    News | 13 Mar 2015 15:36

    ​As Boeing lines up some short-term 777 sales incentives in a bid to keep the assembly line running at full rate through transition to production of its 777X successor in 2018, we survey today’s biggest operators of Seattle’s twin-aisle flagship.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Big-Twin-families-Who-are-the-Top-10-Boeing-777-operators-410148/
  • ANALYSIS: Leading capacity on Europe-Africa March 2015

    News | 12 Mar 2015 12:11

    Routes connecting London Heathrow to the South African cities of Johannesburg and Cape Town are the biggest between Europe and Africa, March capacity data from Flightglobal's schedules specialist Innovata shows.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Leading-capacity-on-Europe-Africa-March-2015-410048/
  • ANALYSIS: That pilot shortage – will it prove to be another mirage?

    News | 12 Mar 2015 10:24 | David Learmount

    ​Aircraft order backlog figures show airlines are investing in unprecedented numbers of new aircraft, but not in the skilled trades that are still needed to maintain and fly them. As a result the global ab-initio training industry may have insufficient capacity to cope with demand when the existing rather shallow pool of skilled personnel starts to dry up.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-That-pilot-shortage-will-it-prove-to-be-another-mirage-409320/