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Press Launch for Etihad Airbus A380 and Boeing 787

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has unveiled its first Airbus A380 and Boeing 787 aircraft at a press launch in … More ››

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Construction Begins on Lyon-Saint Exupéry’s New Terminal 1

Philippe Bernand, Chairman of the Board of Lyon Airports and Alain Loyer, Chief Executive Officer of GFC Construction, have laid the first stone of the … More ››

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AirAsia X Places Firm Order for 55 A330neo

AirAsia X, the long haul affiliate of Asia’s largest low cost airline, has placed a firm order with Airbus for 55 A330neo aircraft. This is … More ››

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Air France and Air Austral Sign Codeshare Agreement

Air France and Air Austral have signed a codeshare agreement allowing customers to travel between Europe and the Indian Ocean via Paris-Charles de Gaulle and … More ››

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Delta Opens Heathrow Arrivals Lounge

Delta Air Lines has opened its exclusive lounge at the arrivals hall of London Heathrow’s Terminal 3. All of Delta’s BusinessElite passengers and SkyMiles Diamond … More ››

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SAS and Etihad Announce Codeshare Plans

SAS, Scandinavia’s flag-carrying airline, and Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, are set to begin codeshare operations which will provide customers … More ››

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VietJetAir Takes Airbus A320 Delivery

Vietnam’s VietJetAir has celebrated the delivery of its first A320 ordered directly from Airbus at a special ceremony in Toulouse on Wednesday November 26. The … More ››

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Airlines Announce New Customer Protection Agreement

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced a new arrangement to help passengers impacted by airline bankruptcy. A voluntary agreement on behalf of its … More ››

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Delta Orders 50 Airbus Widebody Aircraft

Delta Air Lines has placed a firm order for 50 new Airbus widebody aircraft, 25 A350-900 and 25 A330-900neo aircraft. Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 engines will … More ››

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Easyjet’s Profits Climb

UK low cost carrier Easyjet has reported a 21.5% rise in annual pre-tax profits and increased passenger numbers. The airline’s profits were declared as £581m … More ››

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