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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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  • Delta profitable on domestic routes from Seattle

    News | 23 Apr 2014 17:06 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines generated a profit on all of its domestic routes from Seattle Tacoma International airport in March, says executive vice-president of network planning and revenue management Glen Hauenstein.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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”.
  • 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.
  • 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.