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Iberia Wins 17 Ground Handling Licences

Iberia Airport Services (IAS) has won a total of 17 licences for supplying handling services to Spanish airports according to the bid results announced by … More ››

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Finnair Expands Codeshares With oneworld Partners

Finnair says it is strengthening ties with fellow oneworld alliance members Japan Airlines and Qantas with new codeshare services to Busan, South Korea and Perth, … More ››

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La Compagnie Chooses Monarch for Line Maintenance

Monarch Aircraft Engineering Ltd (MAEL), the engineering division of The Monarch Group, has secured a contract with DreamJet SAS, operating as La Compagnie to provide … More ››

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Boeing and TUI Group Finalize 787-9 Order

Boeing and the TUI Group have finalized an order for one 787-9 Dreamliner with an option for one further 787-9. The order is valued at … More ››

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British growth for bmi regional

BRITISH CARRIER bmi regional has expanded its presence at Bristol after launching services to Paris/Charles de Gaulle and Dusseldorf. The new links – introduced on … More ››

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Transatlantic Expansion

DELTA AIR LINES and Virgin Atlantic are to expand their co-operation after announcing they will fly a combined 39 return transatlantic flights a day to … More ››

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Bumper order for Copa

COPA AIRLINES is the latest carrier to commit to the Boeing 737 MAX after penning a multi-billion dollar deal for 61 examples. The order, for … More ››

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LATAM Group opens largest VIP Lounge in South America

LAN Airlines and TAM Airlines, members of LATAM Airlines Group, have opened the largest VIP lounge in South America in Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport … More ››

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American Airlines Redesigns Admirals Club Lounges

American Airlines says it is beginning the most expansive lounge makeover in the airline’s history. The Admirals Club lounges at Phoenix Sky Harbor International (IATA: … More ››

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Swissport Awarded Second Saudi Ground Handling License

Swissport International has announced it has been awarded a second ground handling license for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Swissport Saudi Arabia (SSA), which is … More ››

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