Swissport to open Aspire Lounge at Ottawa International Airport

Swissport is scheduled to open a new Aspire Lounge at Ottawa International Airport in Feb-2020 (Ottawa Business Journal, 27-Jan-2020). The 3700sqft lounge has a capacity of 90.

Interjet focuses on US-Mexico market as it’s challenged by SSJ100 and financial performance

CAPA – Centre for Aviation, in a report, entitled: ‘Interjet: tough challenges linger but airline paints a positive view’, stated (20-Jan-2020) the carrier touts its…..

JetBlue Airways to finish ‘cabin restyling plans’ by 2021

JetBlue Airways president and COO Joanna Geraghty said the carrier has finished the restyling of 53 cabins, and expects the “entire plan” to be finished by…..

LATAM Airlines Brazil to increase Sao Paulo-Johannesburg frequency to daily

LATAM Airlines Brazil announced (27-Jan-2020) it is considering increasing Sao Paulo Guarulhos-Johannesburg frequency from five to seven times weekly effective later in 2020. The new frequencies will…..

Southwest Airlines to expand Hawaii operations in 1H2020

Southwest Airlines plans to expand Hawaii operations with the following new services in 1H2020 (sfgate.com/travelpulse.com, 24/26-Jan-2020): San Jose-Lihue: Four times weekly from Jan-2020; San Jose-Kona: Three…..

Possibility of domestic operations in Brazil ‘not crazy’: Flybondi CCO

Flybondi CCO Mauricio Sana Saldaña commented on the possibility of the airline commencing domestic services in Brazil, stating: “It is not crazy to think of having a…..

Minneapolis St Paul Airport opens ‘The Cocktail Room at 18th and Central’

Minneapolis St Paul International Airport announced (24-Jan-2020) HMSHost opened ‘The Cocktail Room at 18th and Central’ in collaboration with Tattersall Distilling. The cocktail bar and restaurant is located…..

New lounge opened at Mar Del Plata Astor Piazzolla Airport

Aeropuertos Argentina 2000 inaugurated (23-Jan-2020) a new lounge at Mar Del Plata Astor Piazzolla Airport. The lounge features flight information services, a snack bar and hot and cold…..

American Airlines Group plans to focus on high revenue market growth, reliable operations in 2020

American Airlines Group reported (23-Jan-2020) plans to focus on operational excellence, efficient and profitable growth and the generation of significant free cash flow in 2020. American Airlines…..

Azul to have 20 WiFi equipped aircraft by end of 2020

Azul institutional relations director Marcelo Bento commented on the carrier’s fleet internet connectivity plans stating that currently one A320neo features WiFi connectivity but the carrier plans…..

Avianca to meet Cartagena tourism stakeholders to discuss Cartagena-Miami route suspension

Avianca reportedly will reconsider its decision to suspend Cartagena–Miami service (Reportur, 22-Jan-2020). The carrier scheduled to suspend the service effective from 29-Mar-2020 due to low profitability. The carrier…..