Mark Nensel

Mark
Nensel
Data Editor,
Air Transport World
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GOL 737
GOL weathers Brazilian turmoil, posts 1Q net profit
São Paulo-based low-cost carrier GOL reported BRL757.1 million ($208.4 million) first-quarter 2016 net profit, reversing its 1Q 2015 BRL672.7 million net loss.
Airbus books $16.2 billion in commercial aircraft orders in April
Airbus booked firm orders for 85 commercial aircraft in April, valued at approximately $16.22 billion at list prices.
Boeing logs over $6 billion in April commercial aircraft orders
Boeing booked orders for 34 commercial aircraft in April, valued at approximately $6.02 billion at list prices.
Air France-KLM narrows loss in 1Q
Air France-KLM Group has reported a first-quarter net loss of €155 million ($175.3 million), narrowed from a €559 million net loss in the year-ago period.
Air Canada 787-9
Air Canada posts $77.5 million net profit in 1Q
Air Canada reported a C$100 million ($77.5 million) net profit for the first quarter of 2016, reversing its C$309 million net loss in 1Q 2015.
E175
Embraer posts $106 million 1Q net profit
Brazilian manufacturer Embraer reported a consolidated net profit of $106 million for the 2016 first quarter, reversing its $58.9 million net loss in 1Q 2015.
Bombardier posts consolidated $138 million loss for 1Q 
Bombardier reported a consolidated net loss of $138 million for the first quarter of 2016, reversed from a consolidated $100 million net profit in 1Q 2015.
Virgin America A320
Virgin America 1Q net profit up 37% to $17.5 million 
Virgin America posted a first-quarter 2016 net profit of $17.5 million, up 36.5% from a net profit of $12.8 million in 1Q 2015.
Etihad Airways 787-9
Etihad Airways’ 2015 net profit up 41% to $103 million 
Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways reported a 2015 net profit of $103 million, up 41.1% from the airline’s $73 million net result for 2014.
ATW Video: Airbus delivery ceremony of JetBlue A321
Airbus has delivered the first aircraft built at its US manufacturing facility, an A321 designated for New York-based JetBlue Airways at a ceremony at its Mobile, Alabama A320 family final assembly plant.
ATW Video: Airbus delivers first US-built A321 to JetBlue
Airbus has delivered the first aircraft built at its US manufacturing facility, an A321 designated for New York-based JetBlue Airways. The aircraft was produced at Airbus’s Mobile, Alabama A320 family final assembly plant.
ATW Photo Gallery: First US-built Airbus A321 delivered to JetBlue
Airbus delivered its first US-manufactured aircraft, an A321, to JetBlue Airways on April 25, 2016.
JetBlue A321
Airbus delivers first US-built A321 to JetBlue 
Airbus has delivered the first aircraft built at its US manufacturing facility, an A321 designated for New York-based JetBlue Airways.
Hawaiian Airlines A330-200
Hawaiian Airlines reports $51.5 million 1Q net profit 
Hawaiian Airlines parent Hawaiian Holdings reported a $51.5 million net profit for the 2016 first quarter, nearly doubling its 1Q 2015 $25.9 million net income.
Alaska Airlines 737-400
Alaska Air Group 1Q net profit up 23% 
Alaska Air Group, parent of Seattle-based Alaska Airlines and regional carrier Horizon Air, reported a consolidated first-quarter net income of $184 million, up 23% from a net income of $149 million in the year-ago quarter.
Blogs & Commentary
May 26, 2016
blog

Consistent inconsistency

It seems the only thing consistent about flying is inconsistency. When you never know what to expect, it takes its toll on trust....More
May 25, 2016
blog

Second leg: Air France delivers my bag but loses 13 passengers 6

Happy to report that I am in Barcelona and so is my bag. Two flights completed from Hamburg to Barcelona, via Paris Charles de Gaulle, in Air France Airbus A319s....More
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