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  • Emirates' Clark strikes back in US open skies debate


    ​Emirates president Tim Clark has hit back at an effort by three US mainline carriers to lobby the US government to roll back open skies with some Gulf nations, calling the airlines' allegations "sweeping and unfounded".


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  • Emirates' Clark strikes back in US open skies debate


    ​Emirates president Tim Clark has hit back at an effort by three US mainline carriers to lobby the US government to...


  • Southwest unveils first international flights out of Houston


    Southwest Airlines will begin non-stop service to six Latin American destinations from Houston Hobby in October 2015,...


  • Frontier drops 19 cities in ongoing network revamp


    Low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines will drop 19 cities from its network as it embarks on a strategic transformation...


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  • FAA fines Southwest for maintenance lapses

    News | 31 Mar 2015 19:35 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The US Federal Aviation Administration has fined Southwest Airlines $328,550 for violating regulations related to maintenance on a Boeing 737 and 717.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FAA-fines-Southwest-for-maintenance-lapses-410768/
  • ANALYSIS: The Boeing 717 aircraft report

    News | 30 Mar 2015 15:54 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Boeing 717 values and lease rates have recently increased as a result of strong interest from the existing operator base.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-Boeing-717-aircraft-report-410706/
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 23-30 March 2015

    News | 30 Mar 2015 09:49 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Dubai-based Novus Aviation Capital has closed a sale-and-leaseback transaction covering five 2011/12-vintage Boeing 777-300ER deliveries with Emirates.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-23-30-March-2015-410697/
  • ANALYSIS: Gloves come off in US-Gulf open-skies spat

    News | 18 Mar 2015 20:39 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​When Etihad Airways chief executive James Hogan accepted an invitation months ago to speak at a high-level aviation event in Washington DC, he wasn't expecting to end up defending his airline's business strategy to hundreds of people in a packed ballroom.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Gloves-come-off-in-US-Gulf-open-skies-spat-410328/
  • Alaska returns to Boise-Spokane market

    News | 18 Mar 2015 20:02 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Alaska Air Group will resume direct flights between Boise in Idaho and Spokane in Washington after ending service on the route about five years ago, the Seattle-based company announces on 18 March.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Alaska-returns-to-Boise-Spokane-market-410326/
  • JetBlue to begin Baltimore-Fort Lauderdale flights in November

    News | 17 Mar 2015 13:00 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​JetBlue Airways will begin previously announced nonstop service between Baltimore/Washington and Fort Lauderdale on 12 November.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/JetBlue-to-begin-Baltimore-Fort-Lauderdale-flights-in-November-410245/