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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 retiring four 747s as Pacific restructuring continues

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

  • Rocket attacks halt flights into Ben Gurion airport

    Several foreign airlines have suspended flights to Israel following rocket attacks launched from Gaza.

  • FARNBOROUGH: E2 to be star of Embraer's show

    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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  • United and IAM reach tentative joint agreement for instructors

    News | 22 Aug 2014 14:38 | Edward Russell

    ​United Airlines and the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) have reached a tentative joint agreement covering maintenance instructors at the carrier.
  • Houston pushes for US-Mexico open skies

    News | 22 Aug 2014 14:03 | Edward Russell

    ​The city of Houston supports the liberalisation of air services between the USA and Mexico, following disputes between Southwest Airlines and United Airlines over route designations for flights south of the border from the city’s two airports.
  • VivaAerobus to launch two Houston routes

    News | 22 Aug 2014 13:38 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Mexico's ​VivaAerobus will launch service on two new routes to Houston later this year.
  • Qantas to up Americas frequencies

    News | 22 Aug 2014 07:00 | Firdaus Hashim

    Qantas will raise its frequencies to Los Angeles and Santiago in early 2015.
  • ANALYSIS: Hawaiian takes lead to the islands as others contract

    News | 21 Aug 2014 19:31 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Hawaiian Airlines’ rapid expansion in recent years has come as other carriers have slashed capacity to the Hawaiian Islands, allowing the Honolulu-based carrier to capture more market share to the US mainland.
  • ANALYSIS: Can airlines achieve their Dallas Love Field schedules?

    News | 21 Aug 2014 19:07 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and Virgin America will serve Dallas Love Field when the Wright Amendment is lifted on 13 October, heralding a new, busier era of air service at the airport.