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IATA forecast for global aviation in 2019 is not so good for reasons listed
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IATA forecast for global aviation in 2019 is not so good for reasons listed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced a downgrade of its 2019 outlook for the global air transport industry to ... Read More

Carsten Spohr: Lufthansa Group focuses on high-quality, responsible growth
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Carsten Spohr: Lufthansa Group focuses on high-quality, responsible growth

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 7, 2019

"Lufthansa Group has become even stronger, more efficient and more modern," says Carsten Spohr, Chairman of the Executive Board of ... Read More

WOW Air shut down: Thousands stranded
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WOW Air shut down: Thousands stranded

editor editor- March 28, 2019

This is the email WOW Air passengers received after the airline shut down and flights were canceled: Dear WOW air ... Read More

35 airlines confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai
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35 airlines confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019

More than 30 airlines have confirmed their participation at the inaugural CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa – co-located with ... Read More

Delta Air Lines climbs in Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies rankings
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Delta Air Lines climbs in Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies rankings

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Delta is one of Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies Worldwide for the second consecutive year – the only airline on ... Read More

Air Astana reports $5.3 million net profit in 2018
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Air Astana reports $5.3 million net profit in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

Air Astana has declared unaudited net profit for 2018 of US$5.3m, driven by higher revenues and higher jet fuel costs. ... Read More

The hidden costs of ‘kiss & fly’ drop-off lanes at UK airports
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The hidden costs of ‘kiss & fly’ drop-off lanes at UK airports

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019

With many consumers intent on becoming more eco-conscious in 2019, UK travelers may not appreciate the environmental damage and negative ... Read More

IATA: Airlines heading for a decade in the black
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IATA: Airlines heading for a decade in the black

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2018

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) forecasts the global airline industry net profit to be $35.5 billion in 2019, slightly ... Read More

CEO Ahmed of Emirates calls Lions Air B737 MAX crash a snag
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CEO Ahmed of Emirates calls Lions Air B737 MAX crash a snag

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018

Fly Dubai is awaiting delivery of the Boeing 737 MAX, the same aircraft that just had a deadly crash when ... Read More

AFRAA launches joint fuel purchasing project
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AFRAA launches joint fuel purchasing project

editor editor- January 13, 2012

(eTN) - Nine member airlines of the African Airline Association (AFRAA) in Nairobi will be joining hands under a project ... Read More

Rising fuel costs batter Emirates’ profit
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Rising fuel costs batter Emirates’ profit

editor editor- November 4, 2011

Rising fuel costs and turbulent currency markets have dragged profits at Emirates Airline lower as the industry braces for a ... Read More

Airlines up fares to offset high fuel costs
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Airlines up fares to offset high fuel costs

editor editor- June 13, 2011

Dubai - Airlines around the world will have to increase fares by about five per cent to offset the massive ... Read More

Airline fees soar
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Airline fees soar

editor editor- May 3, 2011

NEW YORK - Thinking of spending a weekend in Paris this spring? Think again. Read More

US carriers report 14th consecutive month of revenue growth
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US carriers report 14th consecutive month of revenue growth

editor editor- March 18, 2011

WASHINGTON - The Air Transport Association of America (ATA), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. Read More

Air Canada adjusts outlook in light of sustained high fuel costs
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Air Canada adjusts outlook in light of sustained high fuel costs

editor editor- March 18, 2011

Air Canada said that it is adjusting its previously communicated plans for 2011 system capacity growth in light of sustained ... Read More

Emirates to raise fares as fuel costs soar
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Emirates to raise fares as fuel costs soar

editor editor- March 2, 2011

Emirates, the Arab world’s biggest airline, will raise fares from Tuesday as oil market speculation sends fuel costs soaring, the ... Read More

Air Arabia net profit plunges 37 percent
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Air Arabia net profit plunges 37 percent

editor editor- February 22, 2011

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Budget airline Air Arabia posted a 37% drop in Q4 net profit, missing analyst forecasts, ... Read More

Rising fuel costs dampen Carnival’s profit
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Rising fuel costs dampen Carnival’s profit

editor editor- June 24, 2010

CHICAGO — Higher fuel costs dampened cruise operator Carnival Corp.'s second-quarter profit, but the company said Tuesday that its revenue ... Read More

Southwest locks in fuel costs, a gamble that keeps fares in check
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Southwest locks in fuel costs, a gamble that keeps fares in check

editor editor- September 29, 2008

As jet fuel prices sent airlines on a stomach-churning ride, spurring new fees and higher prices, Southwest Airlines customers have ... Read More

Bill Marriott joins voices calling for action on energy and fuel costs
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Bill Marriott joins voices calling for action on energy and fuel costs

editor editor- July 25, 2008

BETHESDA, Maryland - With sky-high fuel prices threatening the airline industry and potentially stifling travel throughout the US, Marriott International, ... Read More

Rising fuel costs spur Air Tahiti Nui to suspend JFK-Tahiti winter flights
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Rising fuel costs spur Air Tahiti Nui to suspend JFK-Tahiti winter flights

editor editor- June 28, 2008

LOS ANGELES, CA - Air Tahiti Nui announced its decision today to suspend its flights from John F. Read More

Southwest Airlines and the FAA revolutionize the skies
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Southwest Airlines and the FAA revolutionize the skies

editor editor- June 20, 2008

Southwest Airlines' senior director of Flight Operations Jeff Martin spoke today about the benefits of RNP (Required Navigation Performance) and ... Read More

Budget airline AirAsia expands in-flight menu, merchandize to offset higher fuel costs
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Budget airline AirAsia expands in-flight menu, merchandize to offset higher fuel costs

editor editor- June 19, 2008

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - Budget carrier AirAsia on Wednesday unveiled plans to boost income with a wider in-flight Asian menu ... Read More

Fuel costs could bankrupt most airlines next year
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Fuel costs could bankrupt most airlines next year

editor editor- June 16, 2008

FORT WORTH, Texas - A new study released by a business travelers group has predicted most major airlines will be ... Read More

ExpressJet signs new agreement with Continental Airlines and reduces fleet
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ExpressJet signs new agreement with Continental Airlines and reduces fleet

editor editor- June 6, 2008

ExpressJet Holdings, Inc. announced today that, while it continues to explore all of its strategic options, it has entered into ... Read More

United, Continental boost airfares
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United, Continental boost airfares

editor editor- March 16, 2008

United Airlines and Continental Airlines increased fares as much as $50 per round trip Thursday and Friday as jet fuel ... Read More

Airlines pushed into dejection zone
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Airlines pushed into dejection zone

editor editor- March 2, 2008

Lack of sops in the 2008 Budget has pushed loss-laden airline industry into dejection zone, but civil aviation minister Praful ... Read More

Budget airline on course for a ‘perfect storm’ as fuel costs rise
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Budget airline on course for a ‘perfect storm’ as fuel costs rise

editor editor- February 6, 2008

The aviation industry is flying into a "perfect storm" that could halve Ryanair's profits next year, the low cost carrier ... Read More

Delta can’t afford to fly
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Delta can’t afford to fly

editor editor- January 6, 2008

With jet fuel prices refusing to retreat from record heights, Delta Air Lines is doing more than just raising fares, ... Read More

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