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  • AirAsia X takes five more A330neos in firmed order


    Long-haul budget carrier AirAsia X has added another five Airbus A330neo jets to its previous commitment for 50, and firmed the entire order.


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  • AirAsia X takes five more A330neos in firmed order

    News | 15 Dec 2014 10:51 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Long-haul budget carrier AirAsia X has added another five Airbus A330neo jets to its previous commitment for 50, and firmed the entire order.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AirAsia-X-takes-five-more-A330neos-in-firmed-order-407092/
  • MEBA: Gama Aviation says Hangar8 merger is part of necessary consolidation

    News | 09 Dec 2014 13:52 | Murdo Morrison

    The founder of Gama Aviation says its merger with UK rival Hangar8 - announced as day one of MEBA came to an end - is part of a necessary consolidation in the industry that will produce a stronger player with a growing global footprint.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MEBA-Gama-Aviation-says-Hangar8-merger-is-part-of-necessary-consolidation-406908/
  • HKAC grants rights for 55 A320s to three Chinese carriers

    News | 09 Dec 2014 08:07 | Mavis Toh

    Tianjin Airlines, West Air and Capital Airlines have acquired rights of first refusal to purchase or lease 55 Airbus A320 family jets from lessor Hong Kong Aviation Capital (HKAC).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/HKAC-grants-rights-for-55-A320s-to-three-Chinese-carriers-406890/
  • ANALYSIS: Anatomy of Delta’s ‘independent’ widebody orders

    News | 04 Dec 2014 21:45 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines’ order for 50 widebody Airbus A330-900neo and Airbus A350-900 aircraft in November came after nine-months of intense evaluation that culminated in an intense “bake off” between the airframer and its competitor Boeing.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Anatomy-of-Deltas-independent-widebody-orders-406770/
  • CIT firms A330neo order

    News | 03 Dec 2014 13:49 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​US lessor CIT has firmed an order for the re-engined Airbus A330, cementing a deal for 15 of the -900neo along with a batch of five A321s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/CIT-firms-A330neo-order-406710/
  • Chenevert retires at UTC, Hayes to succeed as CEO

    News | 24 Nov 2014 18:44 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Louis Chenevert has retired as chairman and chief executive of United Technologies after a nearly five-year tenure that saw the expansion of the Goodrich acquisition and the initial flight testing of the PurePower family of geared turbofan engines.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Chenevert-retires-at-UTC-Hayes-to-succeed-as-CEO-406414/