David Neeleman, majority investor in a new US start-up carrier, stated (17-Jul-2018) that after years of airline consolidation in the US, conditions “are improving for a new…..
Silver Airways stated (17-Jul-2018) it intends to deploy new ATR-600 series aircraft from Seaborne Airlines‘ gateways in San Juan, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands to destinations throughout the Caribbean, upon the expected…..
Hotels.com reported (17-Jul-2018) its 2018 Chinese International Travel Monitor found Chinese travel to Canada increased 67% year-on-year over the past 12 months, becoming the 12th most popular country for…..
LATAM Airlines Brazil plans to commence charging seat assignment effective 16-Aug-2018 (Valor, 17-Jul-2018). Charges go from BRL15 (USD3.89) to BRL25 (USD6.51) on lower fare brackets. Gol Linhas Aereas charges…..
CarTrawler: Ancillary revenue has become a ‘mandatory component for the revenue mix of all airlines’
CarTrawler SVP of Distribution Michael Cunningham said (17-Jul-2018) ancillary revenue has become a “mandatory component for the revenue mix of all airlines” and the est producing airlines…..
Peach revised (18-Jul-2018) its purchase agreement with Airbus concluded in Nov-2016, updating its order from 10 A320neos to eight A320neos and two A321LRs, becoming the…..
Cathay Pacific reported (18-Jul-2018) the following traffic highlights for Jun-2018: Passengers: 2.9 million, +4.1% year-on-year; Passenger traffic (RPKs): +4.0%; Europe: +12.2%; Northeast Asia: +5.8%; Southeast…..
AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes, via his official Twitter account, reported (17-Jul-2018) favourable developments in low cost terminals, oil prices and regulation by the Malaysian…..
Thai Airways reported (17-Jul-2018) the following traffic highlights for Jun-2018: Passengers: 1.6 million, +2.7% year-on-year; Passenger traffic (RPKs): +3.6%; Australia: +5.7%; Regional: +3.5%; Europe: +3.3%;…..
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is reportedly assessing its inflight duty free business (TR Business, 17-Jul-2018). KLM said: “Nothing has been decided… We will take the time to review…..