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by LAXintl
Mon Aug 02, 2021 8:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta-LATAM sign JV Agreement
Replies: 107
Views: 25533

Re: Delta-LATAM sign JV Agreement

Delta-LATAM summitted update to their JV-ATI request. Much of their updated pleadings is persuading parties that the JV will be pro-consumer and will allow airlines to add capacity, introduce new routes and provide only effective competitive challenge to AA including plans to make MIA a key gateway ...

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by LAXintl
Sun Aug 01, 2021 3:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 496
Views: 102107

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021

United and the AFA last week exchanged notices marking the official intention of start negotiations on the 2016 flight attendant agreement that became amendable this year. Let see how long this process takes - last one took 4-years. While United has publicly stated they want an "industry leadin...

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by LAXintl
Sun Aug 01, 2021 2:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Premia News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 123
Views: 37713

Re: Korean start up Air Premia selects 787-9

Applied with DOT to launch service to LAX.

They propose to launch the route Q2 2022 with their 309 seat 787s

OST-2021-0085

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by LAXintl
Fri Jul 30, 2021 5:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1608
Views: 291274

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021

SkyWest says it will add eleven additional CRJ700s to the American network by mid-2023. This is in additional to 6 additional CRJ700s that entered AA network in Q2 per previous agreement. In total 101 CRJ700s will be under agreement with AA. https://inc.skywest.com/assets/Uploads/PressReleases/SKYW-...

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by LAXintl
Wed Jul 28, 2021 5:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation July 2021
Replies: 100
Views: 13200

Re: Turkish Aviation July 2021

TKflyer wrote:
TC–LOJ AIrbus A330–343 cn 1607 one of the 3 frames used for the Hadj & Umrah flights, will leave TK‘s fleet, i have no idea if it will be subleased to flyNas or send it back to the lessor (Avolon). Anyhow the new Reg. will be HZ–NE24


Avalon is leasing flynas two ex TK A330s.

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by LAXintl
Tue Jul 27, 2021 4:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: GE merging GECAS leasing business with AerCap
Replies: 41
Views: 5861

Re: Updated: GE merging GECAS leasing business with AerCap

https://markets.businessinsider.com/new ... 1030651376
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European Commission cleared the AerCap-GECAS deal. Parties expect deal to close by end of the year.

https://markets.businessinsider.com/new ... 1030651376

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by LAXintl
Mon Jul 26, 2021 6:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: FAA downgrades Mexico’s Safety Rating to CAT 2
Replies: 38
Views: 9930

Re: Updated: FAA downgrades Mexico’s Safety Rating to CAT 2

https://aerolatinnews.com/destacado/fir ... on-la-faa/
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FAA will assign a group of specialists to work with their Mexican counterparts and provide the necessary technical assistance to help Mexico meet the ICAO standards.

https://aerolatinnews.com/destacado/fir ... on-la-faa/

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by LAXintl
Mon Jul 26, 2021 4:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021
Replies: 16
Views: 1704

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021

https://apnews.com/article/lifestyle-jo ... a98af7c199
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With virus surge, US to keep international travel restrictions

https://apnews.com/article/lifestyle-jo ... a98af7c199

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by LAXintl
Sat Jul 24, 2021 11:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Expressjet relaunch as independent carrier?
Replies: 108
Views: 21190

Re: Expressjet relaunch as independent carrier?

DOT issued ExpressJet Airlines tentative show cause order finding the company is fit and authorizes them to conduct interstate air transportation of persons, property, and mail as a US certificated air carrier. Per their application they intend to utilize 10 leased EMB145 jets during the first year....

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by LAXintl
Fri Jul 23, 2021 12:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: JAL longhaul LCC ZIPAIR discussion
Replies: 266
Views: 47319

Re: Updated: JAL longhaul LCC ZIPAIR discussion

https://www.zipair.net/en/notification/55
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Next Zip Air route - Singapore effective September 7.

https://www.zipair.net/en/notification/55

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by LAXintl
Tue Jul 20, 2021 6:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Surf Air orders 100 hybrid electric Cessna Caravans
Replies: 6
Views: 2112

Surf Air orders 100 hybrid electric Cessna Caravans

Textron announced Surf Air Mobility signed a purchase agreement for 100 Cessna Grand Caravan EX featuring hybrid electric propulsion technology with options for 50 more. Deliveries commence Q2 2022 https://d21buns5ku92am.cloudfront.net/69280/images/397356-Hybrid%20electric%20Grand%20Caravan-ea29ca-o...

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by LAXintl
Tue Jul 20, 2021 5:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Premia News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 123
Views: 37713

Re: Korean start up Air Premia selects 787-9

https://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/tech/2 ... 12256.html
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AOC issued.

https://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/tech/2 ... 12256.html

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by LAXintl
Thu Jul 15, 2021 3:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1707
Views: 406944

Re: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread

EU reached deal with Italy and approved the launch of ITA https://www.reuters.com/business/aerospace-defense/italy-reaches-deal-with-eu-launch-alitalias-successor-2021-07-15/ "The statement said Alitalia would stop operating on Oct. 15 and that all passengers holding Alitalia tickets to travel ...

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by LAXintl
Thu Jul 15, 2021 3:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Aeroméxico files for Chapter 11
Replies: 178
Views: 46044

Re: Updated: Aeroméxico files for Chapter 11

Delta's plan to acquire some debt of Aeroméxico has created some doubts and could require further antitrust and other regulatory review. https://www.lapoliticaonline.com.mx/nota/137316-en-medio-del-rescate-a-aeromexico-cofece-define-si-continuara-la-alianza-con-delta/ Separately a group of unidentif...

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by LAXintl
Wed Jul 14, 2021 3:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Group Fleet Thread - 2021
Replies: 362
Views: 85158

Re: Lufthansa Group Fleet Thread - 2021

Lufthansa targets 60-70% of pre-pandemic passenger numbers volume by year-end. The airline and its subsidiaries are using 520 aircraft, compared with roughly 800 before the crisis. https://www.reuters.com/business/aerospace-defense/lufthansa-targets-60-70-pre-pandemic-passenger-numbers-by-year-end-2...

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by LAXintl
Wed Jul 14, 2021 2:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta reports Q2 2021 Financial Results
Replies: 37
Views: 5761

Re: Delta reports Q2 2021 Financial Results

Remove the government band-aid, the industry is still highly unprofitable. Imo don't fall for the facade as these profits are only profits when someone else pays 2/3 of your single largest expense line item. The real test will be into winter, when bearing any additional government cheese, the indust...

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by LAXintl
Mon Jul 12, 2021 5:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021
Replies: 16
Views: 1704

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021

Thai AirAsia has suspended all domestic flights from 12-31 July 2021 due to new health and travel restrictions. Thai government also imposed ban on flights from 9pm-4am due curfews in Bangkok and 4 other provinces. https://www.bangkokpost.com/business/2146591/thai-airasia-suspends-local-flights-from...

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by LAXintl
Mon Jul 12, 2021 5:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Korean Air makes bid for Asiana
Replies: 239
Views: 51376

Re: Korean Air makes bid for Asiana

The reported cost to acquire OZ will be 2.4 trillion won (US$2.1 billion), about US$524 million more than originally estimated. The post-merger integration process, particularly IT integration will absorb most of the added budget. http://www.orientaviation.com/articles/6091/south-korea-mp-says-korea...

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by LAXintl
Mon Jul 12, 2021 4:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Interjet News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 47
Views: 7038

Re: Interjet News and Discussion Thread - 2021

Seems Senor Aleman is not in Mexico having departed from Toluca airport. Mexican media believes that his family is in the United States. Also coming out that Interjet has debts in excess of 3,000 million pesos (~ US$150 million dollars) to various Mexican government agencies. https://www.latimes.com...

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by LAXintl
Fri Jul 09, 2021 4:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Avianca has filed for Chapter 11
Replies: 91
Views: 22214

Re: Avianca has filed for Chapter 11

https://blueberryaviation.com/blueberry ... -aircraft/
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AV returning 11 ATR-72 as part of the bankruptcy. Aircraft available for remarking starting Q4

https://blueberryaviation.com/blueberry ... -aircraft/

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by LAXintl
Fri Jul 09, 2021 4:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flair Airlines US Expansion
Replies: 69
Views: 12825

Re: Flair Airlines US Expansion

Here is the news story about AS YVR-SNA and CBP requirements at the U.S. end. Orange County-Vancouver Nonstops will not resume at this time Posted May 15, 2002 Alaska Airlines will not be flying nonstop this summer between Vancouver and Orange County. U.S. Customs officials, after reviewing the airl...

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by LAXintl
Fri Jul 09, 2021 3:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Interjet News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 47
Views: 7038

Re: Interjet News and Discussion Thread - 2021

https://mexiconewsdaily.com/news/arrest ... jet-chief/
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Arrest warrant issued for Interjet owner Miguel Aleman Magnani for tax fraud

https://mexiconewsdaily.com/news/arrest ... jet-chief/

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by LAXintl
Thu Jul 08, 2021 8:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flair Airlines US Expansion
Replies: 69
Views: 12825

Re: Flair Airlines US Expansion

Good luck on Burbank. Could be the same fiasco as with Alaska during their planned YVR-SNA with the aircraft taking off and realizing the airport cant handle international arrivals. Even with pre-clearance, airports need a plan to hold and segregate international arrivals incase rescreening is requi...

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by LAXintl
Thu Jul 08, 2021 4:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021
Replies: 16
Views: 1704

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021

With the state of emergency extended in Tokyo region until August 22, JAL will cancel additional 4000+ domestic flights between July 17 - Aug 16. http://www.orientaviation.com/articles/6078/japan-airlines-announces-deeper-cuts-in-its-domestic-network (related, today Japan announced that there would ...

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by LAXintl
Thu Jul 08, 2021 4:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1707
Views: 406944

Re: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread

https://www.lagenziadiviaggi.it/ita-e-l ... ssunzioni/

Says looking at October takeoff.
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ITA – Italia Trasporto Aereo obtained its AOC.

https://www.lagenziadiviaggi.it/ita-e-l ... ssunzioni/

Says looking at October takeoff.

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by LAXintl
Thu Jul 08, 2021 4:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021
Replies: 16
Views: 1704

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021

https://www.reuters.com/world/asia-paci ... 021-07-07/
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Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City impose Covid lockdowns including suspension of flights to/from 10 domestic cities.

https://www.reuters.com/world/asia-paci ... 021-07-07/

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by LAXintl
Thu Jul 08, 2021 3:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 496
Views: 102107

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021

AA has not been sleeping at ORD. They are actually continuing building out the hub as they refocus their overall hub strategy which started pre-pandemic. As Vasu Raja explained they are doing several things in Chicago, including the growth of midwest heartland network, offering nothing smaller than ...

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by LAXintl
Wed Jul 07, 2021 10:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 496
Views: 102107

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021

Bit update on PW 777s from last weeks townhall.

Q. What is the latest on the Pratt & Whitney powered 777s?
A. We are still moving toward a technical solution with Boeing, Pratt and the FAA to return the PW 777 airplanes to service as soon as possible. Progress is slow but steady.

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by LAXintl
Wed Jul 07, 2021 3:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation July 2021
Replies: 100
Views: 13200

Re: Turkish Aviation July 2021

https://www.istairport.com/en/passenger ... de/spotter

Video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NSjMzUlCL5M
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Some more info about the spotting location at IST.

https://www.istairport.com/en/passenger ... de/spotter

Video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NSjMzUlCL5M

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by LAXintl
Mon Jul 05, 2021 12:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread - July 2021
Replies: 131
Views: 24760

Re: Australian Aviation Thread - July 2021

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles ... on-rebound
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Sydney Airport received a A$22.3 billion ($17 billion) takeover offer from a group of investors. Price offer reflects a 42% premium over Friday stock close price.

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles ... on-rebound

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by LAXintl
Mon Jul 05, 2021 12:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 421
Views: 97276

Re: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy

LATAM asked for court to authorization for sale of 9 767-300 frames - c/n 40592, 41746, 41748, 41995, 41996, 41997, 42213, 41993 and 41994 to Jetran.

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by LAXintl
Sat Jul 03, 2021 2:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Changi Airport 40 years old: Rare images from the planning and early years
Replies: 38
Views: 9829

Re: Changi Airport 40 years old: Rare images from the planning and early years

I have done work with CAAS (Civil Aviation Authority Singapore) and several years back an old-timer told me that Changi terminal functionality was built on Amsterdam experience and design concept. Key requirements for the terminal was around transit passenger flows and AMS was viewed as best in clas...

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by LAXintl
Fri Jul 02, 2021 4:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Aeroméxico files for Chapter 11
Replies: 178
Views: 46044

Re: Updated: Aeroméxico files for Chapter 11

https://simpleflying.com/delta-aero-mex ... -purchase/
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Delta announced it will exercise its option to purchase a portion of Aeromexico’s DIP Financing commitments. In total, it intends to spend US$185 million plus interest

https://simpleflying.com/delta-aero-mex ... -purchase/

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by LAXintl
Fri Jul 02, 2021 3:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021
Replies: 16
Views: 1704

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021

Australia is reducing overseas passenger arrival caps by 50% in response to the growing threat of COVID-19's Delta strain. https://www.executivetraveller.com/news/australia-to-slash-overseas-passenger-arrival-caps-by-50 International arrivals will be limited to just over 3,000 passengers per week un...

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by LAXintl
Thu Jul 01, 2021 4:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit Airlines Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 374
Views: 48688

Re: Spirit Airlines Discussion Thread - 2021

Spirit Airlines issued a warrant to the US Treasury to purchase 80,539 shares of the company’s common stock as part of PSP3 program. The Warrant may be exercised at an exercise price of US$36.45 at any time prior to the fifth anniversary of its issuance. SEC filings https://d18rn0p25nwr6d.cloudfront...

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by LAXintl
Thu Jul 01, 2021 5:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Greater Bay Airlines (GBA) News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 20
Views: 4411

Re: Greater Bay Airlines (GBA) News and Discussion Thread - 2021

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We seem to have a livery for GBA. Rather dull.

Image

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E5LtjSNUYAA ... ame=medium

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by LAXintl
Thu Jul 01, 2021 3:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 330771

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Rebuilding of SFO will be largely driven by corporate client demand per Ankit Gupta VP domestic network planning when asked at townhall. With so many Bay Area employers having so enthusiastically adopted work from home model combined with all the Asia-Pacific border closures (and China politics), SF...

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by LAXintl
Thu Jul 01, 2021 3:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Korean Air makes bid for Asiana
Replies: 239
Views: 51376

Re: Korean Air makes bid for Asiana

After a 3-month review, the Korean Development Bank (KDB) has approved KE-OZ merger integration plan. KE last hurdle is approvals from five antitrust regulators - South Korea, United States, European Union, China, and Japan before it can proceed with the proposed deal. https://www.aerotime.aero/2827...

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by LAXintl
Wed Jun 30, 2021 6:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation June 2021
Replies: 97
Views: 12752

Re: Turkish Aviation June 2021

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Please see the July thread >>> viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1462307

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by LAXintl
Wed Jun 30, 2021 6:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation July 2021
Replies: 100
Views: 13200

Turkish Aviation July 2021

Greetings everyone. Giving TK787 a hand this month who is currently traveling. Random news tidbits: - TK for first time since pandemic operated more than 1,000 daily flights on June 25th - operating 1,065 with 71.7 load factor. - Atlasjet which stopped flying early 2020 had its bankruptcy and liquid...

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by LAXintl
Wed Jun 30, 2021 5:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATW Airline of the Year - Korean Air
Replies: 7
Views: 1575

ATW Airline of the Year - Korean Air

Aviation Week Network Air Transport World (ATW) selected Korean Air as its 2021 Airline of the Year. Korean Air, was selected by a board of ATW and Aviation Week Network editors and analysts citing the company’s leadership, its ability to remain operationally profitable every quarter in 2020 through...

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by LAXintl
Tue Jun 29, 2021 4:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Group Fleet Thread - 2021
Replies: 362
Views: 85158

Re: Lufthansa Group Fleet Thread - 2021

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E5D-3JnXwAU ... ame=medium
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D-AIXP sporting Lufthansa & You, #TogetherAgain lettering.

Will op LH456 FRA-LAX on 30 June.


Image

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E5D-3JnXwAU ... ame=medium

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by LAXintl
Tue Jun 29, 2021 3:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1707
Views: 406944

Re: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread

Italy’s government to allocate another bridging loan to Alitalia, as the re-establishment of the carrier slips into the fall. https://www.ilsole24ore.com/art/alitalia-salvare-decollo-ita-governo-gioca-carta-fondo-biglietti-AEANHfT Also Italian government is holding talks with EU this week regarding ...

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by LAXintl
Tue Jun 29, 2021 3:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q2 2021
Replies: 82
Views: 10564

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q2 2021

https://www.reuters.com/world/uk/hong-k ... 021-06-28/
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Effective July 1st, Hong Kong is to ban all flights from the UK to curb the spread of Covid. The UK is to be classified as an “extremely high-risk” country.

https://www.reuters.com/world/uk/hong-k ... 021-06-28/

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by LAXintl
Tue Jun 29, 2021 3:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Group Fleet Thread - 2021
Replies: 362
Views: 85158

Re: Lufthansa Group Fleet Thread - 2021

https://press.brusselsairlines.com/thre ... et-in-2023
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LH Group Executive Board authorized allocation to Brussels Airlines three CFM powered A320neos with planned delivery in 2023.

https://press.brusselsairlines.com/thre ... et-in-2023

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by LAXintl
Tue Jun 29, 2021 1:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Republic Airways plans IPO
Replies: 22
Views: 2440

Republic Airways plans IPO

Republic Airways, is joining the IPO party and reported to be working with underwriters including Raymond James Financial Inc. as it prepares for an initial public offering as soon as the third quarter. Founded in 1974, Indianapolis-based Republic operates a fleet of more than 220 aircraft for the t...

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