10 x 787-9
10 x 787-10
10 x 787-9 leased
https://www.cnbc.com/2019/07/18/korean- ... iners.html
ANA own press release says 12 frames >>> TOKYO, July 11, 2019 - All Nippon Airways (ANA), Japan's largest and 5-Star airline for seven consecutive years, has collaborated with famed architect Kengo KumaOpens in a new window and leading British designers AcumenOpens in a new window to roll out a tota...Jump to post
Neither the DOD nor State Dept matters when the President ultimately decides. And look at what he said last week during the G20 meeting with Erdogan. Sure does not seem like is interested in throwing Turkey out nor imposing any punitive sanctions in response to reporter questions. https://www.youtub...Jump to post
Portugal purchase official - 5 frames with delivery commencing 2023
https://embraer.com/global/en/news?slug ... ift-kc-390
What a pain this must be for travelers during the summer peak.
But suppose they need the good weather guarantee to get the job done.
Approved by Senate committee vote 14-12. Now moves to full Senate for a vote.Jump to post
This is political, but not directly "Trump good/Trump bad", rather : isn't the US supporting a Saudi/UAE embargo on Qatar ? Not at all. U.S quite opposes the situation and has called on it to end. Qatar quite important ally especially with it being the host nation of US military Central C...Jump to post
Prime minister says they have received 4 bids for MAS. Mix of acquisitions proposals and management proposals.
https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia ... is/1769625
I wonder if they would fit into the Indigo Partners stable of holdings. Especially given IPs investment in Volaris. Not sure Indigo wants two airlines in same market that would compete against each other (remember they sold Spirit before investing into Frontier), while I don't know what Mexican com...Jump to post
Their business model puts them in no man's land. They earn LCC fares, but have low-density aircraft (150 seats on A320). Even JetBlue learned densification is a critical step.
Also telling is that they have had 2 failed IPO attempts. Obviously, the market is not buying the prospects either.
Alaska Airlines served Magadan and Khabarovsk starting in 1991.Jump to post
Just noticed their updated route map.
Sure looks different than years prior
I also don't see airside being that big an issue. Actually LAX is amazingly efficient being such a busy airport compared to peers across the nation. Yes some airlines might be challenged more than others but this would be because their own scheduling practices or operational reliability, not fault o...Jump to post
Good to see. I know many here were throwing stones at SY and its new management.Jump to post
Have to say that I am impressed even during these times of nationalistic make America great again talk, that the U.S. government has strongly supported maintaining open-skies agreements even against opposition from the US3 and labor groups.Jump to post
Depends. Could very well be the employer depending on the plan. I know a medium sized company which took millions in charges as they had several employees during a single year that rack up massive medical charges. The event wrecked things pretty badly for subsequent years.Jump to post
behramjee wrote:SFO-DEL does not need to fly over Iranian nor Pakistani air space so that should not be effected.
Per AirlineRoute.net frequency reduced to 5x weekly
https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/ai ... ariations/
Well that reduces chance Delta will be able to partner with Vistara for its upcoming India service.Jump to post
I think one of the problems with the A380 is that it was ordered in an entirely different era for airlines. AF placed its A380 order way back in summer of 2000, but did not get its first frame till 2009 with all the Airbus delivery delays. Fast forward to 2019, the aviation world and manner the mark...Jump to post
KE still shows interest in 777X
http://www.orientaviation.com/articles/ ... 777x-sales
United is looking to resume growth in flying to China. Per Walter Dias, United's China Managing Director, Guangzhou will likely rejoin the airline’s route map. “Guangzhou continues to grow and transform itself from what it was even five years ago,” Dias said. “At some time in the future I would not ...Jump to post
FAA is investigating San Antonio and Buffalo over potential violations of Federal airport governance laws and discriminatory airport leasing practices.
https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/26/us/chick ... index.html
The 3 special livery (red, silver, green) frames formally delivered today. First aircraft will depart for Japan on June 13th.
Also here is the seatmap
Company looking for a permanent CEO. Proposed qualifications: “Appropriate experience and expertise to stabilise the company and to oversee the implementation of the long-term turnaround strategy.”
https://atwonline.com/people/south-afri ... nterim-ceo
Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) is seeking approval for a revised turnaround plan aimed at better aligning its business strategy and fleet to address financial and market challenges. The airline submitted its proposed plan to Khazanah Nasional Berhad, the government’s sovereign wealth fund, MAB CEO ...Jump to post
And in keeping with CEO words
Mitsubishi finalising deal for acquisition of #CRJ programme
https://www.flightglobal.com/news/artic ... j-p-458714
Good, no reason U.S. money should be flowing into Cuba to prop up the regime. Opening things up by Obama was naive as it provided no reciprocal improvements. I would recommend people watch the German produced Cuba Libre Story original production on Netflix, especially last couple episodes that very ...Jump to post
There is no Polaris lounge in HKG. There is a UA Club. Even NRT does not have a Polaris lounge. For the Club at HKG dates back to opening of the airport and when UA had far more flights including SIN, BKK, NRT etc Also UA is a contract lounge for several airlines in HKG so obviously there is a cost ...Jump to post
9 CEOs in 11 years!
https://www.businessinsider.co.za/all-t ... saa-2019-6
https://atwonline.com/manufacturers/bom ... ogram-deal
1,300 employees will transfer. Todd Young, who led the Q Series program for Bombardier, will lead the new operation.
MAS CEO says outside investors "could bring MAS to the next level, in terms of funds, knowledge and experience." CEO says it would be a mistake however to sell the entire airline or shut it down, preferring outside investor instead. Apparently, Khazanah Nasional is due to announce its plan...Jump to post
Million dollar question -- will they impose any restrictions, carve-outs, or commitment in return from a green light?Jump to post
LA by wide margin.Jump to post
Airlines say they are considering expanding relationships to cover US and other Asian market services.