Venezuela Suspends TAP Air Portugal; Alleges ‘Irregularities’

By Alan Dron Feb 21, 2020
Venezuela has banned TAP Air Portugal from operating into the Venezuelan capital Caracas for a period of 90 days following what it described as “serious irregularities” in a recent flight.
Air Transport

Avianca Expands European Service With TAP Codeshare

By Kurt Hofmann Feb 21, 2020
Bogotá-based Avianca will launch a codeshare with Lisbon-based TAP Air Portugal from Feb. 27 to further expand its European presence. 
Air Transport

GOL Forecasts 20-Aircraft MAX Fleet By Year-End

By Ben Goldstein Feb 21, 2020
Executives at Brazilian LCC GOL expect to operate roughly 20 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft by the end of the year, part of a transition that will see the MAX comprise half the carrier’s all-737 fleet by 2025.
Air Transport

Superjet 100 Maker Renamed Regional Aircraft Branch Of Irkut

By Maxim Pyadushkin Feb 21, 2020
Russia’s Superjet 100 (SSJ100) regional aircraft has lost its last association with former designer Sukhoi Company. 
Air Transport

Bird Strikes Cost $364 Million In Insurance Claims, Study Says

By Kurt Hofmann Feb 21, 2020
Germany-based insurance company Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) has found that bird strikes are a notable contributor of aviation collision/crash incidents, after analyzing more than 50,000 claims. 
Air Transport

Condor, LOT Get Anti-Trust Clearance; Fleet Growth Eyed

By Jens Flottau Feb 21, 2020
German leisure airline Condor is nearing the end of its protective umbrella restructuring process and is preparing for double-digit capacity growth in the next winter timetable.
Air Transport

Airbus Advances Autonomy Project As Part Of Future-Cockpit Concept

By Thierry Dubois Feb 21, 2020
In a breakthrough use of computer vision, Airbus makes swift progress in its autonomous takeoff-and-landing project.
Air Transport

737 MAX Inventory Clearing May Continue Into 2022

By Michael Bruno Feb 21, 2020
Undoing Boeing’s stockpile of roughly 900 grounded, parked and partially built MAXs and recoordinating its supply chain could take years.
Air Transport

Editorial: Bombardier And The Perils Of Government Interference

Feb 21, 2020
Bombardier’s retreat shows why governments should seed technology development and let industry carry the risk of creating new products.
Air Transport

Airbus Targets BWB Demo At Single-Aisle Sector

By Guy Norris Feb 21, 2020
Long-running blended wing body studies have so far come to nothing, but Airbus may have the technology to bring it to reality.
Aerospace

First Take (Feb. 24, 2020)

By Graham Warwick Feb 21, 2020
Our roundup of the main aerospace and defense stories making the news this week.
Aerospace

Podcast: What’s Next for Bombardier?

By Michael Bruno Feb 21, 2020
Its decision to shed commercial aviation and rail divisions may not be enough, given the crowded business aviation market.
Air Transport

SAPPHIRE AVIATION FINANCE II

Feb 20, 2020
SAPPHIRE AVIATION FINANCE II closed $620m sponsored portfolio securitization serviced by Avolon; proceeds will be used to acquire 21 aircraft (18…
Air Transport

AVIOMAR FLIGHT ACADEMY

Feb 20, 2020
AVIOMAR FLIGHT ACADEMY, Italy and RYANAIR teamed to provide ab-initio training to join 737 Type Rating program for future employment with airline.
Air Transport

ATLAS AIR

Feb 20, 2020
ATLAS AIR lost $293.1m in 2019 (vs $270.6m profit in 2018) on 2.3% higher revenues/8% higher block hours; result reflected non-cash special charge…
Air Transport

HNA GROUP

Feb 20, 2020
HNA GROUP is unidentified customer for order for 40 A330-900s placed in late December (SPNWS; January 17) as part of a restructuring of fleet plans,…
Air Transport

IATA

Feb 20, 2020
IATA is initially projecting 13% full-year loss of pax demand for Asia-Pacific carriers from Cornavirus outbreak, resulting in $27.8b less revenue (…
Air Transport

ALLEGIANT AIR

Feb 20, 2020
ALLEGIANT AIR acquired second ex-Aeroflot A320-200 (2133) with CFM56s, and now has 63 A320s (SPNWS; February 14)
Air Transport

UPS

Feb 20, 2020
UPS completed acquisition of two ex-Lufthansa Cargo MD-11Fs (48805/48806) (SPNWS; January 31).
Air Transport

GOL

Feb 20, 2020
GOL lost R$117.3m in 2019 (vs R$1.6b loss in 2018) on 21.5% higher revenues. It has 137 737s, including seven MAX 8s.
Air Transport

QANTAS GROUP

Feb 20, 2020
QANTAS GROUP had A$771m pretax profit for first half of FY20 (vs A$775m a year ago) on 2.8% higher revenues. It has cut international capacity to…
Air Transport

AIR FRANCE-KLM GROUP

Feb 20, 2020
AIR FRANCE-KLM GROUP had €156m net loss for 4Q19 (vs €217m loss in 4Q18) on 2% higher revenues; and €290m net profit for 2019 (vs €420m in 2018) on 4…
Air Transport

SWISS INTERNATIONAL AIR LINES

Feb 20, 2020
SWISS INTERNATIONAL AIR LINES took delivery of its first (9246) of 25 GTF-powered A320neos on order with Airbus. PRATT & WHITNEY will also provide…
Air Transport

 

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