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  • Unidentified A320 order includes 28 re-engined jets

    ​Airbus’s newly-disclosed order for 45 A320-family aircraft, attributed to unidentified customers, includes 28 re-engined models.

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  • Qantas ‘looking forward’ to firming 787-9 options

    ​Qantas could soon exercise options for some Boeing 787-9s for delivery from 2017 if its international business...

  • Qantas mulls fleet replacement options

    Qantas Airways is assessing its options for replacing its core fleet of Boeing 737s, 747s and 717s.

  • Jetstar takes delivery of first 787

    ​Boeing delivered the first of 14 787-8 aircraft to Qantas’ budget subsidiary Jetstar on 6 October.

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  • Jetstar HK voting rejig boosts local credentials

    News | 01 Sep 2014 08:54 | Firdaus Hashim

    Jetstar Hong Kong has updated its voting structure, with local conglomerate Shun Tak Holdings now holding 51% of the votes and four of seven board seats.
  • Qantas’s ratings stable despite major loss

    News | 01 Sep 2014 02:59 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Qantas has had its ratings affirmed by Standard & Poor’s (S&P) and Moody’s Investor Services following the announcement of its A$646 million ($603 million) underlying pre-tax loss.
  • Airservices Australia tweaks visual separation procedures

    News | 01 Sep 2014 02:57 | Greg Waldron

    Airservices Australia has updated its procedures and manuals for assigning a pilot visual separation responsibility following two loss of separation incidents involving a survey aircraft and two separate commercial jets on 16 February 2012.
  • ANALYSIS: US cargo carriers face low yields amid trade jump

    News | 29 Aug 2014 14:42 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The US air cargo market continues to show signs of a turnaround, with US carriers reporting notable cargo volume gains in recent months and executives noting positive world economic trends.
  • Virgin Australia to unveil new premium product within weeks

    News | 29 Aug 2014 08:33 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Virgin Australia will announce in coming weeks more details about a new business class product that it plans to roll out.
  • Velocity stake sale to fast-track growth: Borghetti

    News | 29 Aug 2014 02:56 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Virgin Australian chief John Borghetti says that the sale of a 35% stake in its Velocity Frequent Flyer business to a private equity firm will held accelerate the growth of that business.