TAP Portugal’s latest A330-300 comes wearing a lot of history

European flag carrier TAP Portugal continues its long-haul fleet expansion with the introduction of a second Airbus A330-300 into its fleet, but the aircraft provides…..

Virgin Australia confirms departure of group executive

Virgin Australia, in a statement to CAPA, confirmed (30-Jun-2017) the departure of John Thomas as group executive. Mr Thomas is expected to be replaced by Tigerair…..

Video of the Week – CEO Updates: Virgin Australia, Qantas and Vietnam Airlines

CAPA attended the 2017 IATA AGM in Cancun to catch up with key members of the aviation industry for an exclusive interview on CAPA TV……

Fiji Airways launches Nadi-Adelaide service

Fiji Airways, via its official Twitter account, announced (30-Jun-2017) the launch of twice weekly Nadi-Adelaide service. As previously reported by CAPA, Adelaide will be the…..

Australian Government announces new air services arrangement with Kiribati

Australia‘s Government announced (29-Jun-2017) new air services arrangements with Kiribati, allowing carriers to launch services in the Australia-Kiribati market. Australia’s Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Darren…..

Virgin Australia announces new non-executive director

Virgin Australia Group appointed (30-Jun-2017) Etihad Aviation Group chief group support services officer Harsh Mohan as non-executive director, replacing Bruno Matheu effective 30-Jun-2017. [more – original…..

JetGo Australia launches Albury-Gold Coast service and announces Wagga Wagga-Gold Coast plans

JetGo Australia, via its official Facebook account, announced (29-Jun-2017) the launch of Albury-Gold Coast service. The carrier also announced plans to launch Wagga Wagga-Gold Coast service…..

Chorus Aviation acquires six ATR 72-600s, leased to Flybe and Virgin Australia

Chorus Aviation announced (29-Jun-2017) subsidaries of Chorus Aviation Capital completed the acquisition of six ATR 72-600 aircraft with attached leases from Avation PLC. The acquisition…..

Airports Fiji Limited to issue dividend payment of USD21m for FY2016

Fiji‘s Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum stated Airports Fiji Limited is expected to issue a dividend payout of FJD43 million (USD21 million) for FY2016 to the…..

Delta Air Lines appoints new GM to manage Virgin Australia JV

Delta Air Lines appointed Clare Wheatley as GM Australia and New Zealand and Virgin Australia JV (Mice BTN, 29-Jun-2017). Ms Wheatley will serve as the lead…..