Airline Focus

Flybe Bought by Virgin / Stobart Led Consortium

January 11, 2019 0

The Exeter-based regional airline Flybe is being bought for £2.2m by a consortium which includes Virgin Atlantic, the Stobart Group and the venture capital company Cyrus. The move comes after Flybe issued a profits warning […]

Ground Handling

ISAGO Renewal for dnata in the Philippines

January 10, 2019 0

The air service provider dnata has renewed its IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) Registration by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) in the Philippines, and obtained ISAGO Station Accreditations at Manila Ninoy Aquino […]

Airline Focus

Delta Orders an Additional 15 Airbus A220s

January 10, 2019 0

Delta Air Lines has ordered 15 additional A220 aircraft, bringing to 90 the total of the new generation airliners the world’s second-largest airline has on order.  The additional orders are the carrier’s first for the […]

Contracts

European Contracts for Menzies Aviation

January 3, 2019 0

Menzies Aviation has announced several European contract wins. At Stockholm Arlanda, Menzies has been contracted to deliver ground handling operations for Air Baltic. The contract marks the first time Menzies Aviation and Air Baltic have […]

Airline Focus

Emirates Receives its last Boeing 777-300ER

December 13, 2018 0

Emirates took delivery of its 146th and last Boeing 777-300ER aircraft on December 1st. Including all variants of the Boeing 777, A6-EQP is the 190th of the type to be delivered to Emirates, the world’s […]

Airline Focus

Royal Air Maroc to join oneworld Airline Alliance

December 6, 2018 0

Royal Air Maroc is to join the oneworld airline alliance, making it the third Arab airline member besides Royal Jordanian (a member since 2007) and Qatar Airways (a member since 2013). Royal Air Maroc said […]