Can Stepping Up COVID-19 Tests Help Airlines Recover?

By Helen Massy-Beresford Aug 12, 2020
Carriers believe intensified testing can help boost traveler confidence and stimulate demand.
Airlines & Lessors

Air France Receives Traffic Rights To Reopen Beijing Route

By David Casey Aug 11, 2020
Air France has been authorized to operate a third weekly flight between France and China following weeks of negotiations between the two countries.
Airlines & Lessors

WHO'SNEWS: GREEN AFRICA

Aug 11, 2020
Kiran Koteshwar to Group Chief Financial Officer of Green Africa, Nigeria.
Air Transport

ERNEST

Aug 11, 2020
ERNEST, Italy is expected to re-emerge in late 2020 as regional carrier operating ATR 72-600s. It shut down in January.
Air Transport

BOEING

Aug 11, 2020
BOEING delivered four aircraft (767-300F; 777F; two 787s) in July vs 19 (two 737NGs; three 767s; two 777Fs; 12 787s) in July 2019. It recorded zero…
Air Transport

ALBAWINGS

Aug 11, 2020
ALBAWINGS, Albania leased ex-Blue Panorama 737-400 (24706) and now has three 737-400s.
Air Transport

AIR ARABIA

Aug 11, 2020
AIR ARABIA lost AED169m in 1H20 (vs AED338m net profit in 1H19) on 53% lower revenues; enplanements fell 57%.
Air Transport

Daily Memo: Possible PSP Extension Punted Until September, Following Breakdown In Talks

By Ben Goldstein Aug 11, 2020
Talks over an extension to the Payroll Support Program (PSP) look set to come down to the wire in September, after negotiations toward another U.S. coronavirus aid package broke down late last week.
Airlines & Lessors

ANALYSIS: Why 2021 Is Looking Scarier For Airlines

By Karen Walker Aug 11, 2020
For airlines, the COVID-19 crisis brings no silver lining. They were stripped almost overnight and worldwide of passengers and revenue while retaining much of their high cost base.
ATW Opinion

Gogo Looking To Sell Commercial Aviation Division; Workforce Cuts Set

By Linda Blachly Aug 11, 2020
Inflight entertainment provider Gogo has begun talks to sell its commercial aviation (CA) business, president and CEO Oakleigh Thorne revealed on an Aug. 10 earnings call. 
Interiors & Connectivity

Cargo Sector, Pharmaceutical Shippers Prepare For Vaccine Transport

By Alan Dron Aug 11, 2020
Most airline industry analysts and CEOs agree that consumer confidence will not start to return until a COVID-19 vaccine is readily available.
Airlines & Lessors

Air Arabia Sees First Half Loss; Abu Dhabi Subsidiary Expands Routes

By Alan Dron Aug 11, 2020
LCC Air Arabia slipped into the red in the first half (H1) of 2020, seeing a successful first quarter obliterated by the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Airlines & Lessors

Ukraine International Shelves Hub Operations Until April 2021

By Kurt Hofmann Aug 11, 2020
Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) is gradually resuming flying after a three-month shutdown, but its main hub operation at Kyiv Boryspil International has been mothballed until spring 2021.
Airports & Routes

LUFTHANSA SYSTEMS

Aug 11, 2020
LUFTHANSA SYSTEMS was selected by Eurowings to convert the Lido Flight 4D flight planning solution to its Global Aviation Cloud cloud delivery…
Air Transport

MESA AIR GROUP

Aug 11, 2020
MESA AIR GROUP posted $3.4m net profit for third quarter ended June 30 (vs $3m a year ago) on 59.4% lower revenues, which included $16m of deferred…
Air Transport

AIR LEASE CORPORATION

Aug 11, 2020
AIR LEASE CORPORATION priced public offering of $700m senior unsecured medium-term notes. It says it intends to use net proceeds for general…
Air Transport

US TSA

Aug 11, 2020
US TSA processed >800,000 pax on August 9 for first time since March 17.
Air Transport

Air Europa Cuts Fleet, Considers Alternatives If Sale To IAG Falters

By Kurt Hofmann Aug 11, 2020
Air Europa plans to accelerate the phaseout of its entire Airbus A330 fleet and defer delivery of additional Boeing 787s after the COVID-19 pandemic scuttled plans to restart long-haul flights. 
Airlines & Lessors

Thai AirAsia Adds Second Bangkok Gateway

By David Casey Aug 11, 2020
Thai AirAsia has opened a new hub at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi (BKK), returning to the airport after an absence of almost eight years.
Airlines & Lessors

Lufthansa Prepares Sweeping Changes To Long-Haul Fleet

By Jens Flottau Aug 11, 2020
With the return of demand for long-haul travel still unclear, Lufthansa is preparing fundamental cuts to the group’s long-haul fleet that are likely to see several types retired entirely.
Airlines & Lessors

U.S. Ultra-Low-Cost Carriers Brace For Rocky Autumn

By Ben Goldstein Aug 11, 2020
Rising U.S. COVID-19 case numbers wiped out the short growth the airlines enjoyed and are a hurdle to further recovery.
Airlines & Lessors

Rolls-Royce Acts On Trent XWB High-Time Wear Issue

By Guy Norris Aug 11, 2020
Rolls-Royce has discovered cracks in the intermediate pressure (IP) compressor blades of higher-time Trent XWB-84 engines during scheduled overhaul but said early detection will enable the speedy development of a fix.
Aircraft & Propulsion

Leisure And Business Fares: Week Of August 3

Aug 11, 2020
Leisure And Business Fares
AWIN Knowledge Center

What Was The Most Significant Factor Behind The Air India Express Crash?

Aug 10, 2020
Runway ends at Kozhikode Calicut International Airport (CCJ), where Air India Express Boeing 737-800 was involved in a fatal runway excursion Aug. 7,…
Air Transport

Air India Express Probe Likely To Revisit Airport Safety

By Sean Broderick Aug 10, 2020
Runway ends at Kozhikode Calicut International Airport (CCJ), where Air India Express Boeing 737-800 was involved in a fatal runway excursion Aug. 7, were adjusted to create more runoff space for aircraft in 2019, an Airports Authority of India (AAI) document shows. 
Safety, Ops & Regulation

 

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