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2019/12/11 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

European tour operator TUI warned Wednesday that its 2019-20 business year will be burdened by continuing massive costs from its fleet of grounded Boeing 737 MAX airc...


Trade turbulence pushes airline profits lower
2019/12/11 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Global trade tensions have sent airline profits into a descent, the industry's trade association said Wednesday, and while profitablity is expected to rebound next ye...


2019/12/11 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Irish airline Ryanair has agreed to keep its base in the northeastern Spanish city of Girona open in exchange for reducing its employees' salaries and working hours, ...


Troubled Hong Kong Airlines allowed to keep operating
2019/12/09 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Cash-strapped carrier Hong Kong Airlines was handed a lifeline by regulators on Saturday after they decided not to punish it for delaying salary payments amid an ongo...


2019/12/09 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

National carrier Turkmenistan Airlines resumed flights to the European Union on Saturday after a 10-month hiatus triggered by an EU ban. An AFP correspondent in Turkm...


Air India focused on day-to-day survival as shutdown fears bite
2019/11/28 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

India's debt-crippled national airline is focused solely on daily survival and keeping its flights in the air, a spokesman said Thursday, after the government warned ...


2019/11/28 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Indonesia's notorious traffic gridlock has been known to send commuters into a spin, but one man has decided to rise above the daily grind -- by building his very own...


2019/11/26 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

At least 29 people were killed Sunday when a small plane crashed after takeoff into a densely populated area of the city of Goma in eastern Democratic Republic of Cong...


2019/11/14 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

South African Airways (SAA) said Wednesday it was cancelling all its flights as thousands of workers vowed to press ahead with an indefinite strike the following day,...


2019/11/13 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Thousands of South Africa's national airline workers will stage an indefinite strike on Friday over planned job cuts and wages, unions said, days after the troubled c...