Cayman Airways to take delivery of first 737 MAX 8 in Nov-2018: CEO

Cayman Airways CEO Fabian Whorms stated the carrier is scheduled to incorporate its first Boeing 737 MAX 8 in Nov-2018, deploying into service in Dec-2018 (Cayman27, 26-Jan-2018). Three…..

Globalia to invest in Iguacu region with new route, hotel development

Globalia plans to invest in the Iguacu region with the development of a 500-room casino resort hotel and Air Europa‘s new Cataratas-Rio de Janeiro-Madrid route (GMB, 26-Jan-2018). President Juan…..

Delta Air Lines to launch Salt Lake City-Pittsburgh service

Delta Air Lines plans to launch daily Salt Lake City–Pittsburgh service with A319 aircraft on 08-Jul-2018, as per a 29-Jan 2018 GDS and inventory timetable display. According to OAG,…..

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…..