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  • Republic to take 50 E-175s as Q400s head for Flybe

    ​UK regional carrier Flybe is cancelling orders for 20 Embraer 175s in favour of a lease agreement to take 24 Bombardier Q400s from US operator Republic Airways, which is to purchase 50 E-175s to operate for United Airlines.

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  • IATA backs safety performance over documentary compliance

    ​The future of commercial air transport safety regulation and oversight should be based on carrier operational...

  • PICTURES: Comac builds second ARJ21 final assembly line

    Comac's ARJ21 may not yet be certified but the airframer is building a second assembly line for the regional jet at its...

  • Slovakia creeps closer to Gripen agreement

    ​The Czech Republic, Slovakia and Sweden have signed a letter of intent agreeing to cooperate on using the Saab JAS-39...

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  • Superjet puts 20-year 100-seat demand at 3,500

    News | 23 Sep 2014 11:41 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Deliveries of large regional jets will top 3,500 over the next 20 years, predicts Superjet International, the venture which markets the Sukhoi Superjet 100.
  • Pilot pay row 'irreconcilable' on key issues: Swiss

    News | 23 Sep 2014 11:13 | Michael Gubisch

    Swiss International Air Lines has decided to terminate its collective labour agreement with mainline pilots in a long-running dispute about future working terms.
  • ANALYSIS: Changi's narrowing straits

    News | 23 Sep 2014 00:31 | Greg Waldron

    Capacity and departure figures make it clear that narrowbody traffic has become the key growth area for Singapore’s Changi International airport.
  • ROUTES: Edmonton pushes for larger transborder aircraft

    News | 22 Sep 2014 19:25 | Edward Russell

    ​Business is booming at Edmonton International airport, passenger traffic was up nearly 7% on August and new nonstops to Los Angeles and Hawaii in the works.
  • Start-up Elite sees more point-to-point opportunities

    News | 22 Sep 2014 18:15 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    One week after launching its first scheduled flights, start-up carrier Elite Airways announces it is planning additional destinations as part of an effort to capitalise on service cuts that have followed the recent airline industry consolidation.
  • UTair to trim Western fleet

    News | 22 Sep 2014 16:09 | Tom Zaitsev

    UTair intends to dispose of a portion of its Western fleet in a bid to reduce operating costs.