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  • London Heathrow to test steeper glidepaths


    ​London Heathrow is to conduct trials with slightly steeper glidepaths from mid-September, raising the approach angle from 3° to 3.2°.


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  • Ryanair accepts IAG offer for Aer Lingus stake


    Ryanair has voted to accept IAG's offer for its 29.8% stake in Aer Lingus, clearing another of the hurdles in the...


  • Heathrow shuts doors on Terminal 1 flights


    British Airways carried out the final flight from Heathrow airport's Terminal 1 last night after 47 years in operation.


  • Norwegian to launch US flights to the Caribbean


    Norwegian will begin nonstop seasonal service to two French Caribbean islands from the US east coast in December, a...


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  • ANALYSIS: The end of the gold rush for Asia-Pacific alliances

    News | 20 Aug 2015 13:44 | Greg Waldron

    ​Just over one year ago in April 2014, SriLankan Airlines joined the Oneworld Alliance. Not content to hold the ceremony in the capital city of Colombo, the carrier deployed one of its Airbus A340-300 aircraft to fly media and dignitaries 150km to the newly built, but remote, Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport in Hambontota. One participant described it as “a logistical nightmare.”http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-end-of-the-gold-rush-for-Asia-Pacific-alliances-414842/
  • INTERVIEW: Iberia chief executive Luis Gallego

    News | 18 Aug 2015 09:00 | Oliver Clark

    You don't have to go further than Iberia's Madrid headquarters to get a sense of the new direction in which chief executive Luis Gallego is seeking to take the airline.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERVIEW-Iberia-chief-executive-Luis-Gallego-415191/
  • ANALYSIS: Atlantic capacity creeps up despite weak yields

    News | 17 Aug 2015 10:57 | Edward Russell

    ​The question of demand continues to envelope the transatlantic market this year, as airlines continue to add capacity despite weak results in the first half.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Atlantic-capacity-creeps-up-despite-weak-yields-415514/
  • ANALYSIS: Airlines look past fuel gains in second quarter

    News | 13 Aug 2015 16:17 | Graham Dunn

    There was a familiar ring to results as North American and European carriers disclosed second-quarter earnings.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airlines-look-past-fuel-gains-in-second-quarter-415677/
  • BA signs 787 component service deal with Boeing

    News | 10 Aug 2015 20:33 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Boeing has signed an agreement with British Airways to provide component services for the carrier's fleet of Boeing 787s for 12 years, the manufacturer announces on 10 August.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/BA-signs-787-component-service-deal-with-Boeing-415552/
  • London Heathrow to test steeper glidepaths

    News | 10 Aug 2015 11:56 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​London Heathrow is to conduct trials with slightly steeper glidepaths from mid-September, raising the approach angle from 3° to 3.2°.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/London-Heathrow-to-test-steeper-glidepaths-415537/