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  • PTA Bank funds two new A330s for RwandAir

    News | 24 Jul 2015 09:49 | Olivier Bonnassies

    RwandAir has secured a $160 million loan facility from PTA Bank, covering two new Airbus A330s scheduled for delivery next year.
  • ANALYSIS: Motion modifiers make for better simulator training

    News | 23 Jul 2015 11:32 | David Learmount

    Simulation is an essential tool for improving flight safety through better pilot training, but it could be even more effective, according to some in the industry. Indeed, airlines such as Lufthansa, Cathay Pacific and Cargolux – as well as the US Air Force – have recently decided on simulator motion-system upgrades to enhance their training programmes.
  • ANALYSIS: Mixed picture for European airline profits in 2014

    News | 16 Jul 2015 15:42 | Graham Dunn

    Profits among leading European carriers improved slightly in 2014 though the picture remains extremely mixed between operators, the latest Airline Business World Airline Rankings underlines.
  • ANALYSIS: Why SR Technics is partnering with AerFin for A340 MRO

    News | 10 Jul 2015 10:13 | Michael Gubisch

    SR Technics has established a joint venture with UK asset management firm AerFin to offer comprehensive support packages for Airbus A340-200/300 operators.
  • ​Lufthansa Technik names new BizJet chief

    News | 08 Jul 2015 10:25 | Michael Gubisch

    Maintenance specialist Lufthansa Technik has appointed Thomas Kuhn to replace Manfred Gartner as chief executive of its US-based VIP completion centre BizJet International.
  • ​ANALYSIS: Star members demand more value from alliance

    News | 07 Jul 2015 12:19 | Michael Gubisch

    Star Alliance's sheer size leaves little room for network expansion, and its large members are tending to form separate, exclusive partnerships through joint ventures and codeshare agreements. Against this backdrop, the grouping faces a stern challenge in remaining relevant for both large and small carriers.