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,…..

Icelandair to launch Kansas City Airport’s first nonstop trans Atlantic route

Icelandair announced (09-Jan-2018) plans to launch three times weekly Reykjavik Keflavik-Kansas City service with Boeing 757-200, effective 25-May-2018. The service will mark Kansas City International Airport‘s first nonstop trans Atlantic…..

JetBlue observing ‘evolving’ smaller aircraft market before making fleet decision: CFO

JetBlue Airways CFO Steve Priest stated fleet update plans were postponed until the situation between Boeing and Airbus in the smaller aircraft market is more certain, stating: “It’d be short-sighted of…..

Flybondi commences ticket sales

Flybondi, via its official Facebook account, announced (09-Jan-2018) it will commence ticket sales on 11-Jan-2018. The carrier will commence sales of services from Cordoba to Mendoza, Pueto Iguazu…..

Aeroperu requests authorisation to operate 15 regular services from Lima

Transportes Peruanos Globales S.A, Aeroperu requested authorisation from Peru‘s DGAC to operate regular services from Lima to Arequipa, Cusco, Iquitos, Tumbes, Piura, Chiclayo, Trujillo, Cajamarca, Jaén, Tarapoto, Pucallpa, Puerto Maldonado, Juliaca…..

Phoenix Mesa Gateway Airport to establish customs facility for Mexico bound goods

US Governor Doug Ducey announced (05-Jan-2018) Phoenix Mesa Gateway Airport (Arizona) will be home to ‘SkyBridge Arizona’, the US’s first international air cargo hub to house both Mexican…..

Hawaiian Airlines to launch Honolulu-Long Beach service on 31-May-2018

Hawaiian Airlines plans to launch daily Honolulu–Long Beachservice on 31-May-2018, as per an 08-Jan-2018 GDS and inventory timetable display. The carrier will deploy A321 aircraft on the…..

Latin American Wings suspends domestic routes to focus on international

Latin American Wings, via its official Facebook account, announced (08-Jan-2018) the carrier will suspend domestic services from Antofagasta, Concepcion, and Puerto Montt, effective 10-Jan-2018. The carrier will…..

Panasonic Avionics Corporation launches third generation satellite communications network

Panasonic Avionics Corporation launched (08-Jan-2018) its third generation satellite communications network. The new network, in combination with the rollout of the company’s new satellite modem, will…..

United Airlines eliminates second bag charges on North America-China routes

United Airlines announced (08-Jan-2018) the elimination of charges for customers’ second checked bag on all routes from North America to China and Hong Kong from 08-Jan-2018. Currently,…..