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.
Scoot will do whatever papa SIA says.
If SIA sees overall benefits from TZ formally becoming more aligned with peers and ease connectivity then it can join.
Yes maybe LCCs joining will be next wave of alliance membershipsJump to post
The777Man wrote:Can you recap what they propose in that application ? 3xweek SGN-LAX ?
Many Thanks !
Interesting engine switch to GE.
All the drama over existing RR engines must have really turned them off regardless of what economic offer RR made.
Harvard Business Review published a study on this a few years back that looked at consumer behavior and effects on companies. Ultimately it found the proliferation spending based programs throughout different industries as the most logical and fair method of rewarding consumers. Their study even fou...Jump to post
When was the last time CX added a new North American city before SEA? Now that they have finally turned the corner in terms of better finances, hopefully we can see them venture out to mega hubs such as DFW where they can definitely capture some domestic traffic. IAD = September 2018 BOS = May 2015...Jump to post
Air NZ says announcement due Monday. Also reported Boeing team arrived in AKL.
https://www.nzherald.co.nz/business/new ... d=12234014
President Robert Isom denies any plans to resume China service from Chicago. American Airlines does not have plans in the near future to resume its flights from Chicago to Beijing and Shanghai, President Robert Isom said at the Wolfe Annual Global Transportation Conference. A Chinese press report th...Jump to post
Its seems their entire strategy to return to Europe has been a financial failure.
Remember they restarted service first to AMS daily via DXB in 2010 and have been tinkering ever since with Europe capacity, frequency, routings, product etc
Little tidbit. The agreement paves way for C919 certification and entry into EU markets.
LAXdenizen wrote:Any pricing information of 748F?
LAXintl wrote:Jump to postB748F – $102.0 - 165.0M, $750-1,400,000
PARIS, May 20 (Reuters) - Boeing Co has won a hard-fought contest to sell wide-body aircraft to Air New Zealand Ltd, beating a challenge from Europe’s Airbus, industry sources said on Monday. The carrier, which currently operates only Boeing wide-body jets on long-haul routes and Airbus single-aisl...Jump to post
Thank you for this excellent thread topic.Jump to post
Order to show cause is out! https://www.regulations.gov/document?D=DOT-OST-2019-0014-0079 Tentative allocations: AA: DFW (1x), LAX DL: SEA, DTW, ATL, PDX, HNL (1x) HA: HNL (1x) UA: EWR, ORD, IAD, LAX Good deal. Seems the big winners are DL and UA. AA only received half of its request including addi...Jump to post
BLADE Helicopters Bell 206 crashed at 2:06 p.m. ET on Wednesday into the Hudson River. Thankfully the sole occupant, the pilot was rescued. Story https://nypost.com/2019/05/15/helicopter-lands-in-hudson-river-near-34th-street/ Video https://twitter.com/i/status/1128747306398945281 Bad PR for the fle...Jump to post
Apparently, Costa Rica fell short in 22 required ICAO areas per their Minister of Public Works and Transportation. They admit that deficiencies grew over the last 9 to 10 years as Costa Rica failed on implementing ICAO amendments and failed to provide required follow-up oversight on issues. https://...Jump to post