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Dutch Airports Face Operational Troubles

Dutch Airports Face Operational Troubles

In the past two weeks, the two largest airports in The Netherlands have dealt with significant operational issues. Amsterdam Schiphol Airport has…

Ryanair to close bases after 737 Max delays

Ryanair to close bases after 737 Max delays

Ryanair has warned that it will be forced to cut the number of flights next summer and close some bases because of…

Industrial action at London Heathrow

Industrial action at London Heathrow

Unite the union had announced plans to take industrial strike action at Heathrow this summer on the 26th and 27th of July,…

Virgin Atlantic adds A350 New York JFK service from Sep 2019

Virgin Atlantic adds A350 New York JFK service from Sep 2019

Virgin Atlantic on July 5th 2019 opened reservation for its planned Airbus A350-1000XWB service, currently scheduled for London Heathrow – New York…

South American Millionaire Bids to Save Alitalia

South American Millionaire Bids to Save Alitalia

Alitalia filed for bankruptcy in May 2017, and since then has remained operational only due to loans from the Italian government. On…

WestJet, Delta Air Lines obtain clearance from Canadian Competition Bureau for transborder joint venture

WestJet, Delta Air Lines obtain clearance from Canadian Competition Bureau for transborder joint venture

WestJet and Delta Air Lines today announced that their proposed U.S. – Canada transborder joint venture has received clearance under Canada’s Competition…

What Routes Can the New Airbus A321XLR Fly?

What Routes Can the New Airbus A321XLR Fly?

With the Airbus A321XLR, the longest-range single-aisle aircraft in the world pushing 8700 km range, airlines are spoilt for choice. Perfectly suited…

Virgin Atlantic Plans to Use Flybe as Focus for More U.K. Deals

Virgin Atlantic Plans to Use Flybe as Focus for More U.K. Deals

Virgin Atlantic Airways plans to use the purchase of U.K. regional carrier Flybe for further takeovers of British operators so it can…

KLM to help fund Flying-V plane, where passengers fly in the wings

KLM to help fund Flying-V plane, where passengers fly in the wings

The development of a V-shaped, fuel-efficient airplane design known as the Flying-V is getting a boost with the announcement that Dutch national…

New Loyalty Partnerships Launch Between Hilton and Lyft, Alaska and El Al

New Loyalty Partnerships Launch Between Hilton and Lyft, Alaska and El Al

New partnerships will now make it easier to earn miles and points across airlines, hotels, and shared cars.  Hilton and Lyft announced a new partnership…

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