Who will emerge as A321neoLR launch operator following Primera Air’s collapse?

Airbus and leasing company AerCap will need to quickly find a new launch operator for the A321neo following the collapse of Primera Air, which ceased…..

Technology and passenger demand driving ultra long haul

‘Project Sunrise’ was once again a key feature of Qantas’ recent full year results press conference. The airline seems committed to delivering nonstop services from…..

Airbus retains some European resolve as Boeing pushes up its aircraft delivery prediction for the next 20 years

Airbus and Boeing both agree that the world’s passenger fleet will more than double to over 48,000 aircraft in 20 years with traffic growing at…..

What’s in a name? airBaltic receives its ninth CS300, soon to be called the….

Last weekend Latvia’s national carrier airBaltic took delivery of its ninth Bombardier CS300 CSeries aircraft from the Canadian manufacturer. The only difference between this example…..

airBaltic confirms further 60 aircraft CSeries commitment as it sets course for ‘Destination 2025’

Latvian national carrier airBaltic has entered into an agreement with Bombardier Commercial Aircraft to add up to 60 additional CS300 CSeries aircraft to its fleet…..

The ultra long ranger – latest variant of the Airbus A350 family takes flight

The inaugural test flight of the new Ultra Long Range version of the Airbus A350 this week starts the countdown to Singapore Airlines once again…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – IAG, Finnair, Airbus and more

Each week, CAPA – Centre for Aviation, produces informative, thought provoking and detailed market analysis of the aviation industry. With supporting data included in every…..

Qatar Airways to place A350-1000 on its lucrative London route

After first debuting its QSuite ‘First in Business Class’ concept on the Doha – London route onboard the Boeing 777-300ER in Jun-2017, it is no…..

airBaltic boosts its international brand as it becomes the CSeries posterchild

One of Europe’s smaller flag carriers has gained international brand recognition over the past year as it has showcased the new Bombardier CSeries aircraft at three…..

Airbus A321neoLR: Is this the aircraft that could change airline route structures forever?

Airbus previously followed the ‘big is beautiful’ road with the A380, but now it is mixing this with the ‘small is sustainable’ tag to expand…..