Avianca took delivery of its first ATR 72-600 at the Paris Air Show. It is the first of 15 the airline has on order. ATW senior editor Aaron Karp spoke with Alexander Bialer, a member of the Avianca board of directors, at the delivery ceremony.
Thales is aiming to close its $400 million acquisition of JetBlue’s LiveTV subsidiary this summer, but Thales Avionics CEO Dominique Giannoni is remaining tight-lipped on other potential acquisitions....More
Airbus was unable to display its planned design for 11-abreast seating on its A380 at the Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg, despite indicating that a cabin mock-up would be there as recently as last week....More