Groupe Dubreuil announced (30-Jan-2018) plans to rebrand French Blue as French Bee. Groupe Dubreuil stated in light of plans to launch Paris Orly–San Francisco–Papeete service, objections were raised by an…..
US and Qatar delegations reach agreement addressing concerns on subsidised competition, transparency
US and Qatar delegations reached (30-Jan-2018) a set of understandings to address concerns raised by US carriers regarding subsidised competition and an alleged lack of transparency. Under the agreement, Qatari and…..
Google, via its official blog, announced (31-Jan-2018) it is adding new features to Google Flights that will help to predict flight delays and provide information on…..
American Airlines stated (25-Jan-2018) it expects to offer premium economy on most of its widebody fleet by the spring of 2019. Currently 64 widebody aircraft offer the…..
Copa Airlines plans to launch twice weekly Panama City services to Fortaleza and Salvador with Boeing 737-800 aircraft, effective from 18-Jul-2018 and 24-Jul-2018 respectively, as per 30-Jan-2018 GDS display. According to OAG, the…..
UATP announced (30-Jan-2018) it has joined with Expedia to accept UATP for airline ticket payments purchased in the US, along with Travelocity and Orbitz. With Expedia as a merchant, UATP’s subscribers that…..
LATAM Brazil CEO Jerome Cardier confirmed the LATAM Group“consciously deferred the implementation” of onboard WiFi (AirlineGeeks, 24-Jan-2018). “We did not see that it was a positive business case, because of the…..
Copa Airlines CEO Pedro Heilbron acknowledged the potential for establishing the connections of the airline with the new direct service scheduled for Mar-2018 by Air China on the China–Panama route…..
TAP Portugal is deliberating with the Argentine Government over the possibility of a direct service between Lisbon and Buenos Aires (Journal de Negocios/Aeroin, 26-Jan-2018). Minister for Tourism Gustavo Santos stated he…..
JetBlue Airways EVP of commercial and planning Marty St George reported (25-Jan-2018) the latest key developments in the following markets: Boston: Market is driving superior margins with low fares…..