Emirates faces a big dilemma – how do you replace the A380?

With continued slow sales – or should that be non-existent sales – of the Airbus A380 over the past two years and it looking increasingly…..

Delta Air Lines fills Lagos – New York void as it grows its network out of Africa

US major Delta Air Lines will add a three times weekly link to the Nigerian city of Lagos during summer 2018, complementing its existing flight…..

Brazil airport privatisation: “Steak with bone” as the economy slowly recovers

A further round of concessions to privatise the operation of airports in Brazil is in the process of being announced. It comes just as the…..

Hawaiian Airlines plans further expansion in Asia Pacific

Hawaiian Airlines intends to expand its network in Asia Pacific using A330s that will be freed up as new A321neos take over some of its…..

Airlines boogie on down to US ‘music cities’

British Airways (BA) has confirmed it will operate a five times weekly London Heathrow-Nashville service, effective May-2018, with Boeing 787-8 equipment. This is overtly an…..

Fiji emerges as a popular tourist destination for Americans as Fiji Airways adds US capacity

Fiji Airways is planning to expand in the US market in response to surging demand and the emergence of Fiji as a popular holiday destination…..

Viva Air Group accelerating Latin America expansion with Peru launch

Latin American LCC group Viva is considering the launch of new affiliates after placing an order for 50 A320 family aircraft. The 15 A320ceos and 35…..

Air France boosts short-haul feed into SkyTeam, but not into its Paris hub

When you consider short-haul feed within the Air France business model you would obviously consider the airline’s vast network into its Charles De Gaulle Airport…..

Delta at heart of Virgin’s French kiss of life

US major Delta Air Lines is at the centre of a deepening transatlantic airline partnership that will see Sir Richard Branson sell his majority stake…..

Air Europa’s long-haul outlook starts to put pressure on Iberia’s Latin America lead

The introduction last month of a new seasonal Transatlantic connection from Madrid to Boston, Air Europa’s third US route and fourth destination in North America…..

Frankfurt and Munich compete for new Avianca link from Colombia

Avianca is planning to expand its network in Europe as part of the next phase of its international expansion as it starts to focus more…..