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2019/06/06 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

France on Thursday will propose a new tax on flights in Europe to encourage travellers to switch to less polluting forms of transport, a source in the transport minis...


Opening of negotiations on Transavia France
2019/05/29 | AEROCONTACT | AIR TRANSPORT

Air France-KLM is pleased that the SNPL ALPA Air France council representing a majority of Air France pilots has voted 97% in favor of beginning negotiations with Air ...


2019/05/22 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

China Eastern Airlines has filed a claim seeking compensation from Boeing over the grounding and delayed delivery of 737 MAX aircraft following two deadly crashes, an...


EasyJet losses deepen in first half
2019/05/17 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

British low-cost airline EasyJet said Friday that first-half net losses more than quadrupled due to "tough" market conditions and high fuel costs.The carrier also war...


2019/05/16 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Singapore Airlines said Thursday its net profit for the last financial year nearly halved as fuel costs surged, but reported its highest ever full-year revenues.The m...


Bombardier and JETEX Sign Agreement for Establishment of New Line Maintenance Station in Dubai
2019/05/16 | AEROCONTACT | AIR TRANSPORT

The new Bombardier Line Maintenance Station in Dubai will be the ninth to open and will provide enhanced service capabilities in the Middle EastBombardier to work with...


Emirates Airline profit dives 69 percent in 'tough' year
2019/05/09 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Emirates Airline reported a 69 percent drop in net profits Thursday on high fuel prices and a strong dollar in what it described as a "tough" year.The Dubai carrier p...


2019/05/06 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

At least one person died and several others were wounded after a passenger plane caught fire during an emergency landing at Moscow's busiest airport, Russian state ne...


Airbus's Skywise platform now extends to overall fleet reliability improvement
2019/04/25 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

The MRO Americas convention which was held in Atlanta provided Airbus with the opportunity to officially launch a brand new service associated with its Skywise platfor...


2019/04/25 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Mexico's president announced Wednesday that construction would begin next week on a controversial new airport, an announcement tempered by his communications minister...