Air Cargo

Delta Cargo Appoints Cargo Sales Director

September 18, 2009 0

On August 11, 2009, Delta Cargo announced the promotion of Danita Waterfall-Brizzi to the newly created role of Director – Cargo Sales and Service for the Europe, Middle East, India and Africa (EMEIA) region. Ms […]

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NCR partners with US Airways

September 18, 2009 0

The NCR Corporation has announced that US Airways is the first airline to deploy its TouchPort 80 self-service kiosk that allows passenger check-in at outdoor locations.  US Airways is deploying 54 kiosks in 15 US […]

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NCR Partners With US Airways

September 18, 2009 0

The NCR Corporation has announced that US Airways is the first airline to deploy its TouchPort 80 self-service kiosk that allows passenger check-in at outdoor locations.  US Airways is deploying 54 kiosks in 15 US […]

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Qantas Profits Crash

September 18, 2009 0

In line with many of the world’s major airlines Qantas, Australia’s national carrier, has been hit by the economic downturn, reporting an AUS$ 181 million profit before tax for the year to June 2009, a […]

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Fines For US Carriers

September 18, 2009 0

The US Department of Transportation (DoT) has imposed fines on both Hawaiian Airlines and US Airways after they failed to tell ticket buyers when flights were being operated under a code-share agreement with another airline.  […]

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SkyEurope Files for Bankruptcy

September 18, 2009 0

Slovak-based budget airline SkyEurope suspended all of its operations on August 31 and has now filed for bankruptcy. A statement from the airline says that the situation has been caused by: “recent actions of suppliers, […]

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Slot Transfers For Delta and US Airways

September 18, 2009 0

Delta Air Lines and US Airways say they have agreed on a slot transfer deal for flights at New York’s LaGuardia (LGA) and Ronald Reagan Washington National (DCA).  At Washington, 42 slots will be transferred […]

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UK Low-Cost Changes

September 18, 2009 0

Irish budget carrier Ryanair has chosen to open a new base at Leeds Bradford International Airport from March 2010 and in the process has announced plans to suspend all but one of its flights from […]

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Cathay Pacific Stake

September 18, 2009 0

Air China has boosted its stake in Cathay Pacific Airways from 17.49% to 29.99% after buying a block of shares from CITIC Pacific, the Chinese conglomerate.  The national carrier is understood to have paid 12.88 […]

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Air India Agrees $1 Billion Loan

September 18, 2009 0

National Aviation Company of India (NACIL), the parent of national carrier Air India has negotiated a $1.06 billion loan from JPMorgan Chase & Co to fund the acquisition of ten Boeing airliners.  It will use […]