WestJet to add 72 weekly frequencies at Calgary International Airport in summer 2018

WestJet announced (29-Jan-2018) plans to add 72 weekly frequencies at Calgary International Airport in summer 2018. Frequency will increase on the following route: Calgary–Vancouver: 88 to 112 times weekly,…..

Guestlogix launches new airline commerce platform

Guestlogix released (25-Jan-2018) an airline commerce platform designed to help carriers “consumerise” passenger experience and generate their highest ancillary revenues throughout the “day of travel” –…..

El Al to launch Tel Aviv-San Francisco service from Dec-2018

El Al plans to launch three times weekly Tel Aviv–San Francisco service from 02-Dec-2018, operating with Boeing 787-9 aircraft, as per a 29-Jan-2018 GDS and inventory timetable display. As previously…..

Southwest Airlines carrying more connecting traffic compared to past: CEO

Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly stated the carrier is carrying more connecting traffic compared to its past, although its focus remains on point-to-point nonstop services (Seeking…..

Norwegian Air Argentina to open reservations in Mar-2018, hopes to launch by Aug-2018 ‘at latest’

Norwegian Air Argentina plans to open reservations in Mar-2018 and commence operations by mid 2018, while international services are set to begin 4Q2018 (La Nacion, 27-Jan-2018)……

Air Canada: New 737 MAX 8 and CSeries aircraft expected to drop CASM by 11%, 12%

Air Canada SVP of financial planning and analysis Amos Kazzaz stated (24-Jan-2018) new Boeing 737 MAX 8aircraft is expected to decrease CASM by 11% compared to A320…..

Azul and United sign a partnership for FFP benefits

Azul announced (26-Jan-2018) Azul TudoAzul FFP signed a a partnership with United Airlines where TudoAzul clients and United‘s MileagePlus clients enjoy additional benefits from flying with both carriers. MileagePlus…..

Alaska Airlines CEO; ‘2017 was a great year’

Alaska Airlines CEO Brad Tilden stated (25-Jan-2018) “2017 was a great year”. Mr Tilden said the airline “invested in our route network, our fleet, our product, and…..

Interjet plans to launch Cancun and Guadalajara services to San Francisco

Interjet announced (26-Jan-2018) plans to launch three times weekly Cancun and Guadalajara services to San Francisco with with 150 seat A320 aircraft. According to OAG, Virgin…..

American Airlines to take delivery of 22 mainline aircraft in 2018

American Airlines stated (25-Jan-2018) it completed delivery of the last Boeing 737-800 and A321ceo aircraft in 4Q2017, and painted the last aircraft in American‘s new livery. Americanexpects to take delivery of 22…..

Norwegian Air Argentina receives AOC

Norwegian Air Argentina received (27-Jan-2018) an AOC from Argentina‘s Government. Norwegian CEO Bjørn Kjos stated: “We are honoured to receive the authorisation by the Argentine Government and we thank…..