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  • TAM and US Airways join Oneworld


    ​Brazil’s TAM and US Airways joined Oneworld today, in a move that the alliance called its biggest single day of growth since it was launched.


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  • Ethiopian awaits findings in hijacking investigation


    Ethiopian Airlines chief executive Tewolde Gebremariam says that any changes to the airline’s security procedures await...


  • Virgin Atlantic trials wearable technology at Heathrow


    Virgin Atlantic staff are using Google Glass and Sony SmartWatch 2 technology as part of a pilot scheme aimed at...


  • Heathrow chief refuses to support rival expansion plan


    London Heathrow airport chief executive Colin Matthews has refused to endorse an independent proposal to extend its...


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  • ANALYSIS: American keeping new aircraft types at launch bases

    News | 18 Apr 2014 18:23 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines added the Airbus A319, Boeing 777-300ER and Embraer 175 to its fleet in 2013, none of which have yet to fly much beyond their initial bases.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-American-keeping-new-aircraft-types-at-launch-bases-398379/
  • Transaero and Virgin extend codeshare to Little Red flights

    News | 17 Apr 2014 11:11 | Oliver Clark

    Russia’s Transaero Airlines and Virgin Atlantic have extended their 2012 codeshare agreement to include the UK airline’s Little Red domestic network.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Transaero-and-Virgin-extend-codeshare-to-Little-Red-flights-398348/
  • ANALYSIS: What new London capacity means for green goals

    News | 17 Apr 2014 09:57 | Kerry Reals

    Building an additional runway to address capacity constraints and meet future demand for air travel in and out of London has moved from a question of “if” to one of “where”.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-What-new-London-capacity-means-for-green-goals-397467/
  • ANALYSIS: Middle East hubs drive airport growth in 2013

    News | 17 Apr 2014 05:15

    Preliminary traffic figures from ACI World show airports handled 4% more passengers in 2013 than the previous year, tough the top 150 airports grew at a slightly faster rate.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Middle-East-hubs-drive-airport-growth-in-2013-398172/
  • ANALYSIS: Europe moves to larger aircraft and longer routes

    News | 16 Apr 2014 09:20

    ​Airline route networks within Europe changed significantly between 2008 and 2013. While the overall number of seats in the market increased by about 2.6%, the number of flights dropped by 8%. There have been profound changes to who flies, where they fly to and which aircraft types they are using.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Europe-moves-to-larger-aircraft-and-longer-routes-397339/
  • Fire on BA 747 persisted after IFE not powered down

    News | 10 Apr 2014 09:27 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Cabin crew struggled to extinguish an in-flight entertainment system fire on a British Airways Boeing 747-400 because the unit was not electrically isolated beforehand, investigators have determined.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fire-on-BA-747-persisted-after-IFE-not-powered-down-398109/