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    The US Department of Justice is investigating the possibility of collusion between US airlines on domestic capacity growth.


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  • Low-cost legends: the Top 10 most-popular budget carriers


    ​In the week that Ryanair reported a net profit of $1.08 billion against revenues totalling $7.05 billion in 2014, our...


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  • US investigating airlines for possible capacity collusion

    News | 01 Jul 2015 19:49 | Edward Russell

    The US Department of Justice is investigating the possibility of collusion between US airlines on domestic capacity growth.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-investigating-airlines-for-possible-capacity-collusion-414231/
  • IATA: Boeing bullish on single-aisles, eyes 757 successor

    News | 08 Jun 2015 09:03 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    When it comes to re-engined narrowbodies, Boeing may trail Airbus by almost 1,000 orders – but the US manufacturer is confident it will recover ground when it comes to the all-important delivery cycle.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IATA-Boeing-bullish-on-single-aisles-eyes-757-successor-412810/
  • ANALYSIS: Analysts sound alarm bells about US capacity growth

    News | 03 Jun 2015 15:01 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines weak second quarter unit revenue guidance today provides new fuel to concerns that growth in the domestic US market is heating up too quickly.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Analysts-sound-alarm-bells-about-US-capacity-growth-413068/
  • Low-cost legends: the Top 10 most-popular budget carriers

    News | 29 May 2015 10:08 | Craig Hoyle

    ​In the week that Ryanair reported a net profit of $1.08 billion against revenues totalling $7.05 billion in 2014, our Top 10 looks at the global stars of the low-cost and leisure carrier sectors. Our data is drawn from a feature in the newly-published June issue of Airline Business, with the figures referring to the number of passengers flown within the 12-month period and the year-on-year percentage change.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Low-cost-legends-the-Top-10-most-popular-budget-carriers-412865/
  • ​Boeing confident on Leap and 737 Max performance promises

    News | 29 May 2015 09:22 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Boeing's top salesman is confident the CFM International Leap-1B will meet its performance targets, ensuring that the 737 Max will satisfy all the promises made to customers about the re-engined twinjet's efficiency.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-confident-on-Leap-and-737-Max-performance-promises-412883/
  • ​ANALYSIS: LCCs reap benefits from multichannel distribution

    News | 19 May 2015 11:04 | Martin Ferguson

    When Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary addressed 400 members of the corporate travel community earlier this year, he described his attendance at the business travel event as one of the most depressing days of his life. But he said it with endearing grin on his face.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-LCCs-reap-benefits-from-multichannel-distribution-412074/