Flybe 2.0 Takes Delivery Of Its First Plane: A Dash-8

The all-new Flybe is moving closer to launching operations. At the end of last week, the airline took delivery of its first aircraft. In true Flybe style, the airline will use the... Read more »

flynas takes off for AlUla in Saudi Arabia | News

flynas has announced its latest network expansion, featuring the first ever direct international flights into AlUla International Airport. Starting from November 19th, the routes into AlUla will take off from Dubai and... Read more »

Bastaki takes up chief human resources role with Etihad | News

Etihad Airways has announced the appointment of Nadia Bastaki as chief human resources, organisational development and asset management officer. She becomes the first-ever female chief at the national airline of the United... Read more »

Kurek takes up new role with Air Transat | News

Air Transat has announced the appointment of Sonia Kurek as its new commercial director of UK, Ireland and GSA Markets. Joining Air Transat on today, Kurek will lead the airline’s global team... Read more »

Heathrow takes first steps on long road to recovery | News

Heathrow experienced its first full quarter of passenger growth since 2019 in the three months to September, underscoring strong pent-up demand for travel. Passenger numbers over the third quarter recovered to 28... Read more »

Ferri takes up new leadership role with Delta | News

Delta Air Lines has appointed Nicolas Ferri to the role of vice president, Europe, Middle East, Africa and India. He will take up the role on November 1st. Based in Paris, he... Read more »

Three’s A Crowd: German Government’s Last A350 Takes Flight

The third of three Airbus A350 aircraft bound for the German government has taken its first flight in Toulouse. The aircraft is part of a fleet expected to replace the county’s aging... Read more »

American takes stake in Gol as codeshare expands | News

American Airlines has confirmed plans to further solidify its partnership with Gol, the largest airline in Brazil. Building on the two carriers’ initial codeshare offering, signed last year, the expanded partnership includes... Read more »

Airbus takes final step to end long-standing WTO dispute and U.S. tariffs

Airbus has agreed with the governments of France and Spain to make amendments to the A350 Repayable Launch Investment (RLI) contracts. After 16 years of litigation at the World Trade Organisation (WTO),... Read more »

An Airbus A350 fueled by 100% SAF takes off

The test flight, conducted on March 16, 2021, is the first in a series of clearance tests scheduled this month to analyze the safety of 100% SAF. Then, in April, DLR’s Falcon... Read more »