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2019/01/16 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Vietnam's newest commercial carrier Bamboo Airways took flight Wednesday, officially entering Southeast Asia's crowded aviation sector where it will face stiff compet...


2019/01/14 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

A military cargo plane overshot a runway, crashed and caught fire during a botched landing near the Iranian capital Tehran, killing 15 people, the army said Monday.Th...


2019/01/04 | AEROCONTACT | AIR TRANSPORT

Britain's two biggest airports, Heathrow and Gatwick, are investing in anti-drone technology following severe disruption at Gatwick caused by drone sightings in th...


2019/01/03 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Ireland's no-frills carrier Ryanair said on Thursday that its UK subsidiary has received a licence allowing it to operate in Britain in case of a no-deal Brexit.The a...


Qatar Airways buys 5% stake in China Southern Airlines
2019/01/03 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Qatar Airways said on Wednesday that it had acquired a five percent stake in China Southern Airlines, as it seeks to establish itself in the Asian aviation market.The...


2019/01/03 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Shares in India's second-largest airline Jet Airways fell five percent Wednesday after the company admitted it had failed to meet debt payments to banks.The airline h...


2018/12/19 | AEROCONTACT | AIR TRANSPORT

British Airways will resume flights to Pakistan next summer, the carrier announced Tuesday, in a major vote of confidence from a Western airline a decade after suspend...


2018/11/29 | AEROCONTACT | AIR TRANSPORT

Bumpy runways, hair-raising safety lapses, remote airstrips with no navigation systems and a dire shortage of experienced captains and maintenance crews.Indonesia is o...


2018/11/29 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

An Air India plane carrying 179 passengers struck a building at Stockholm's Arlanda airport with its wingtip as it taxied to gate on Wednesday, but no injuries were r...


2018/11/14 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Struggling British no-frills airline FlyBe on Wednesday put itself up for sale, adding it was in talks with potential buyers in the face of a challenging market."The ...