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Windstar Cruises nears completion of fleet renovation

SEATTLE, Wash. - Windstar Cruises announced today the latest plans for the $18 million fleet-wide renovation project to be completed in December of this year.

WestJet announces premium economy seating

CALGARY, Canada - WestJet today announced it will introduce premium economy seating across its entire fleet.

Condor expanding fleet due to strong demand for package tours

Thomas Cook Germany's chief said in an interview to weekly magazine Focus that Condor airline, a unit of tour operator Thomas Cook, will be expanding its fleet due to a growing demand for package tour

Looking to keep your fleet “fresh?” Leasing may be the answer

In this troubled economy, keeping the best available vehicles on the road can be a challenge.

Southwest Airlines orders 150 Boeing 737 MAX airplanes

DALLAS, Texas - Boeing and Southwest Airlines today announced a firm order for 150 fuel-efficient 737 MAX airplanes.

Porter Airlines receives two more Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft

TORONTO, Canada – Porter Airlines accepted two new Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft today, bringing the company’s fleet to 26.

Air Tanzania plans Bombardier purchases

(eTN) - Within hours of the announcement that Precision Air’s IPO had attracted less than 43 percent of a share take up, Air Tanzania (ATCL) made waves with an announcement that they would hold more

American Airlines further strengthens fleet performance and efficiency

FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines today announced another milestone in its fleet transformation plans by selecting the Airbus A319 and A321 variants to be a part of its A320 family fleet order, wh

Hawaiian Airlines adding five more Airbus A330s by 2015

HONOLULU, Hawaii - Hawaiian Airlines announced the next step in its long-range fleet renewal and expansion plan with the signing of a new firm order with Airbus to purchase five new A330-200 aircraft

927-guest Costa Voyager joins Costa Cruises’ fleet

Costa Cruises has added the 927-guest Costa Voyager to its fleet, transferring the vessel from Iberocruceros, its Spanish brand, where it sailed as Grand Voyager.

Omni Air International expands fleet with addition of B767-200ERs

TULSA, Okla. - Omni Air International (Omni) places its first B767-200ER into service.

Air Seychelles returns aircraft ahead of lease return schedule

The first of two Boeing 767-200 aircraft leased by Air Seychelles from the International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC) was returned to the lessor, three years earlier than its due date of return.

Ethiopian Airlines orders four Boeing 777 Freighters

EVERETT, Wash. - Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines today announced an order for four Boeing 777 Freighters, making Ethiopian Airlines the first African carrier to order the twin-engine freighter.

Lufthansa to expand fleet with more Airbus aircraft

Lufthansa’s Supervisory Board has approved the purchase of additional Airbus aircraft. The aircraft comprise two A380s, four A320s and one A330-300.

More flights planned between Kigali and Nairobi

With the arrival of a second brand new B737-800 by the end of next month RwandAir’s fleet will have grown to 7 aircraft comprising a Bombardier Dash 8, two CRJ200’s, two B737-500’s and their lat

Kenya Airways: The staggering cost of getting to the top

Details have emerged about the potential cost of Kenya Airways’ drive to become the number one airline of choice in Africa, connecting the continent’s various destinations via their Nairobi hub.

American Airlines rolls out entertainment on demand across entire Wi-Fi narrowbody...

FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines today announces the expansion of entertainment on demand – the airline's inflight streaming video product – to approximately 400 Wi-Fi enabled aircraft by the

Kenya Airways to double fleet size in five years

Kenya Airways plans to double its fleet in the next five years as part of a 10-year plan aimed at extending its network to every African nation, its chief executive said on Tuesday.

JetSelect adds another Wi-Fi enabled Learjet 60 to its fleet

WASHINGTON - JetSelect is pleased with the most recent addition to its private jet charter fleet with this Wi-Fi enabled Learjet 60 and is excited to have it positioned to serve the Nation's Capital,

Qantas reveals plans to expand fleet with A320s

Qantas has selected for the first time Airbus A320 aircraft to launch its new premium airline to service routes to/from Australia and the Asian region.

American Airlines to replace nearly 40 percent of its fleet

American Airlines is looking to make a big purchase and upgrade its fleet. The carrier is in talks with Airbus and Boeing to order at least 250 aircraft, worth about $15 billion.

Largest Italian cruise ship enters service in Venice

The Marghera shipyard (Venice) is where Fincantieri delivered to Costa Cruises, Italy’s largest tourism group and Europe’s no.

Hawaiian Airlines expands interisland fleet

HONOLULU, Hawaii - Hawaiian Airlines today announced that it has leased three additional Boeing 717-200 aircraft in response to increasing consumer demand.

Actress Blythe Danner names the newest luxury ship in Barcelona

BARCELONA, Spain - As the sun set over the waterfront of this Spanish Mediterranean city, Seabourn introduced the new 450-guest Seabourn Quest to the world on June 20th during a glittering naming cere

Boeing: Middle East will require 2,340 new aircraft by 2029

Middle Eastern carriers will require around 2,340 new aircraft – a 150 percent increase– by 2029 to satisfy the growing demand in the local aviation industry, Boeing predicted Sunday.

Boeing helps Saudi Arabian Airlines upgrade 777 fleet

SEATTLE - Boeing and Saudi Arabian Airlines have teamed to modernize the flag carrier's 777 fleet to enhance the passenger experience and environment.

United gounds all 96 Boeing 757 jets

United Airlines has grounded 96 Boeing 757 airliners for "unscheduled maintenance," an airline spokesman said Tuesday.

Virgin America orders 60 new Airbus A320s

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Virgin America today announces a firm order for 60 new Airbus A320 aircraft to be delivered starting in 2013, including 30 of the A320neo aircraft – the first commercial order fo