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  • DOT rejects part of Norwegian's application for US flights

    ​The US Department of Transportation (DOT) has dismissed part of Norwegian Air International's (NAI) controversial application to begin flights to the USA, saying that it was not in the public interest to do so.

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  • Rocket attacks halt flights into Ben Gurion airport

    Several foreign airlines have suspended flights to Israel following rocket attacks launched from Gaza.

  • FARNBOROUGH: Challenger 350 makes its European debut

    ​Bombardier's newest family member, the Challenger 350 is marking its European debut at Farnborough, but the...

  • WiJet joins forces wth Air France to boost first class offering

    ​French business-aircraft operator Wijet has teamed up with Air France to offer private jet services to the flag...

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  • Austrian plans 'alternative scenarios' if staff talks fail

    News | 11 Sep 2014 16:40 | Michael Gubisch

    ​Austrian Airlines is aiming to reach an out-of-court settlement with pilots and flight attendants after a European court ruled that working conditions in the carrier’s cancelled labour agreement should still apply after the airline transferred operations to its regional arm Tyrolean Airways in 2012.
  • Lufthansa selects Austrian's commercial chief from own ranks

    News | 11 Sep 2014 14:47 | Michael Gubisch

    ​Lufthansa Cargo executive Andreas Otto will become Austrian Airlines’ commercial chief in October.
  • ANALYSIS: Lion Air leasing arm gets down to business

    News | 11 Sep 2014 10:50 | Laura Mueller

    ​Transportation Partners’ third-party leasing plans are off to a good start, despite ongoing criticism from operating lessors, after the Lion Air Group subsidiary closed two airline deals inside a month.
  • Lufthansa adopts new climb-out practice in Germany

    News | 10 Sep 2014 11:11 | Michael Gubisch

    ​Lufthansa has decided to roll out across German airports a fuel-saving take-off procedure with a shallower climb profile, which it has already been using at international airports.
  • Sun-Air starts London-Hamburg flights in October

    News | 10 Sep 2014 09:33 | Michael Gubisch

    Danish regional carrier Sun-Air will open a route between London’s City airport and Hamburg on behalf of partner British Airways for the winter 2014/15 schedule.
  • ANALYSIS: Airport growth trends across the regions

    News | 10 Sep 2014 09:00 | Graham Dunn

    As the ambitious expansion plans of the big three Gulf carriers have been put into action, growth at their respective airport hubs has been the dominant theme outside of Asia, Europe and North America.