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  • United to add 787 base in San Francisco as fleet expands


    ​United Airlines will open a Boeing 787 pilot base at San Francisco International airport in September, as it continues to expand its fleet of Dreamliners.


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    ​Delta Air Lines will retire four Boeing 747-400s by the end of 2014, as it continues to restructure its Pacific...


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    Embraer will be putting its E-Jet E2 family centre stage this year, as it works to bag new orders and tout the...


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  • VivaAerobus brings low-fare compeition to US routes

    News | 29 Aug 2014 20:07 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Mexican low-cost carrier VivaAerobus is making a new push in the transborder market, as it believes it can stimulate traffic on routes to the USA.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VivaAerobus-brings-low-fare-compeition-to-US-routes-403176/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-US-cargo-carriers-face-low-yields-amid-trade-jump-403132/
  • ANALYSIS: The Boeing 737-300 aircraft report

    News | 29 Aug 2014 10:34 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​The 737-300, the first of the three-member second generation CFM International CFM56-powered 737 family, which also comprises the stretched 737-400 and the shortened 737-500, will celebrate 30 years of service in November this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-Boeing-737-300-aircraft-report-403159/
  • ANALYSIS: Capacity tweaks drive US domestic network changes

    News | 28 Aug 2014 13:17 | Edward Russell

    ​Tweaking routes to achieve the most efficient and profitable network is a never-ending task for airlines. Questions like whether or not to fly three-times a day between Chicago and Omaha on a Boeing 737 or six-times a day on a Bombardier CRJ200 are common.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Capacity-tweaks-drive-US-domestic-network-changes-403115/
  • ANALYSIS: LCCs reap codeshare benefits

    News | 28 Aug 2014 13:00 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Codeshare partnerships, once synonymous with legacy carriers and airline alliances, have made inroads in recent years with low-cost carriers. In particular, low-cost airlines in North and South America are leading the charge, snapping up interline and codeshare deals – all without the costs of joining an alliance.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-LCCs-reap-codeshare-benefits-402367/
  • New United website roll-out slips to late 2014

    News | 26 Aug 2014 21:37 | Edward Russell

    ​United Airlines will launch a major overhaul of its website later in 2014, delaying the launch as testing continues.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/New-United-website-roll-out-slips-to-late-2014-403038/