Boeing: Cabin upgrades focused on business and premium economy, not first class

Boeing regional director of cabin experience Kent Craver commented that cabin upgrades are currently focused around business class and premium economy, rather than first class (MRO-Network.com,…..

Hawaiian Airlines A321neo enters commercial service

Hawaiian Airlines, via its official Twitter account, reported (09-Jan-2018) the first scheduled commercial service of the A321neo aircraft on Kahului-Oakland service on 08-Jan-2018.

TAG joins BSP to sell tickets through travel agencies

Transportes Aereos Guatemaltecos (TAG), via its official blog, announced (10-Jan-2018) it joined the Bank Settlement Plan (BSP) in order for travel agencies to sell its services…..

Elite Airways withdraws plans for Sarasota-Pittsburgh service, exploring additional routes

Elite Airways announced (10-Jan-2018) plans to explore additional routes from Sarasota Bradenton International Airport(SRQ, Florida) in lieu of planned Sarasota–Pittsburgh service, which was withdrawn. Affected passengers will…..

Alaska Airlines and Virgin America to operate under single certificate from Jan-2018: report

Virgin America reportedly plans to operate the final service under its own operating certificate on 11-Jan-2018, after which it will join Alaska Airlines under a single operating certificate (Travel+Leisure/Forbes,…..

Sao Paulo Guarulhos Airport facing peak hour operational limitations: LATAM CEO

LATAM Airlines Brazil CEO Jerome Cadier stated operations at Sao Paulo Guarulhos International Airport are already facing operational limitations during peak hour, adding: “For this reason, we’re holding…..

Paymaster and interCaribbean Airways launch payment partnership

interCaribbean Airways and Paymaster Limited announced (08-Jan-2018) a partnership to offer a new payment channel in the Jamaica market. The agreement will allow for ease and secure alternative payment option…..

LATAM Airlines Brazil expects Brazil-US open skies to stimulate recovery of demand

LATAM Airlines Brazil CEO Jerome Cadier stated a Brazil–USopen skies agreement should serve to stimulate the recovery of air travel demand in Brazil, increasing connectivity and competition…..

Seaborne Airlines signs agreement for acquisition by Silver Airways

Seaborne Airlines announced (08-Jan-2018) a voluntary reorganisation proceeding to implement new financing and a sale to affiliates of Silver Airways. The carrier will continue to operate without…..

Kenya Airways to launch Nairobi-New York JFK service in Oct-2018

Kenya Airways, via its official Twitter account, announced (10-Jan-2018) plans to launch daily nonstop Nairobi-New York JFK service. The route will be operated with Boeing 787-8…..

Air Saint Pierre to commence Saint Pierre-Paris CDG service in Jul-2018

Air Saint Pierre plans to commence weekly Saint Pierre–Paris CDGservice, operated by ASL Airlines France with Boeing 737 aircraft from 02-Jul-2018 to 21-Aug-2018 (Routes Online, 09-Jan-2018). As previously reported by CAPA,…..