Airlines http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7392/more en IATA predicts airline profits to rise again in 2019 http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-predicts-airline-profits-rise-again-2019 <div class="node-body article-body">Supported by strong demand for travel and a decline in fuel costs, IATA expects airline industry profits to rise again in 2019 following a dip this year.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-predicts-airline-profits-rise-again-2019" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-predicts-airline-profits-rise-again-2019#comments Associations Airlines Daily News ATW On-Location Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:59:00 +0000 301261 at http://atwonline.com Avianca Brazil files for bankruptcy; judge halts aircraft repossession http://atwonline.com/airlines/avianca-brazil-files-bankruptcy-judge-halts-aircraft-repossession <div class="node-body article-body">Avianca Brazil reportedly filed for bankruptcy protection Dec. 11, stemming from a potential repossession of 21% of its fleet by the aircrafts’ lessor. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/avianca-brazil-files-bankruptcy-judge-halts-aircraft-repossession" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/avianca-brazil-files-bankruptcy-judge-halts-aircraft-repossession#comments Airlines Daily News Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:06:00 +0000 301241 at http://atwonline.com Avianca Brazil/Facebook Fastjet faces new funding deadline Dec. 14 http://atwonline.com/airlines/fastjet-faces-new-funding-deadline-dec-14 <div class="node-body article-body">African LCC fastjet has until Dec. 14 to solve its financial problems or face the prospect of going out of business.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/fastjet-faces-new-funding-deadline-dec-14" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/fastjet-faces-new-funding-deadline-dec-14#comments Airlines Daily News Tue, 11 Dec 2018 19:02:00 +0000 301131 at http://atwonline.com <p>Fastjet&nbsp;Embraer&nbsp;E190</p> Fastjet/Facebook Ethiopian Airlines selected to establish new Ghana national carrier http://atwonline.com/airlines/ethiopian-airlines-selected-establish-new-ghana-national-carrier <div class="node-body article-body">Star Alliance member Ethiopian Airlines has been selected by the government of Ghana to create a new national carrier for the country.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/ethiopian-airlines-selected-establish-new-ghana-national-carrier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/ethiopian-airlines-selected-establish-new-ghana-national-carrier#comments Airlines Daily News Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:52:00 +0000 301001 at http://atwonline.com Ethiopian Airlines/Twitter Adria Airways takes first cash injection in recapitalization plan http://atwonline.com/airlines/adria-airways-takes-first-cash-injection-recapitalization-plan <div class="node-body article-body">Slovenian carrier Adria Airways has received €4 million ($4.6 million) in additional funding from its German owner 4K Invest, ahead of a further €10 million capital injection planned for the first quarter of 2019.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/adria-airways-takes-first-cash-injection-recapitalization-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/adria-airways-takes-first-cash-injection-recapitalization-plan#comments Airlines Daily News Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:19:00 +0000 300981 at http://atwonline.com <p>Adria Airways Saab 2000s</p> Rob Finlayson Kuwaiti regulator cancels Wataniya Airways’ operating license http://atwonline.com/airlines/kuwaiti-regulator-cancels-wataniya-airways-operating-license <div class="node-body article-body">Kuwait-based LCC Wataniya Airways has had its air operator’s license revoked by the Arab state’s aviation regulator and is out of business.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/kuwaiti-regulator-cancels-wataniya-airways-operating-license" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/kuwaiti-regulator-cancels-wataniya-airways-operating-license#comments Airlines Daily News Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:03:00 +0000 300971 at http://atwonline.com <p>At the 2017 Dubai Air Show, aircraft provider Golden Falcon Aviation signed an MOU for 25 A320neos (rendering shown here), a deal firmed up at this year&rsquo;s Farnborough Air Show.</p> Airbus AirAsia Group signs MOU for new LCC in Vietnam http://atwonline.com/airlines/airasia-group-signs-mou-new-lcc-vietnam <div class="node-body article-body">AirAsia Group has moved forward with plans to establish an LCC in Vietnam by signing an MOU with a Vietnamese businessman, reaffirming an earlier joint venture (JV) agreement.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/airasia-group-signs-mou-new-lcc-vietnam" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/airasia-group-signs-mou-new-lcc-vietnam#comments Airlines Daily News Thu, 06 Dec 2018 18:21:00 +0000 300741 at http://atwonline.com <p>AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes (center left), and TMG CEO Tran Trong Kien (center right) at the MOU ceremony.</p> AirAsia Group Virgin Atlantic: No need to join SkyTeam yet http://atwonline.com/airlines/virgin-atlantic-no-need-join-skyteam-yet <div class="node-body article-body">UK long-haul carrier Virgin Atlantic has no immediate plans to join the SkyTeam alliance, despite being part-owned by US SkyTeam member Delta Air Lines and alliance partner Air France-KLM being in the process of buying a stake in the carrier.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/virgin-atlantic-no-need-join-skyteam-yet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/virgin-atlantic-no-need-join-skyteam-yet#comments Airlines Daily News Thu, 06 Dec 2018 18:13:00 +0000 300731 at http://atwonline.com <p>Virgin Atlantic Boeing 787-9</p> Rob Finlayson Switzerland’s PrivatAir files for insolvency http://atwonline.com/airlines/switzerland-s-privatair-files-insolvency <div class="node-body article-body">Swiss charter carrier PrivatAir filed for insolvency Dec. 5, including its German subsidiary PrivatAir GmbH.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/switzerland-s-privatair-files-insolvency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/switzerland-s-privatair-files-insolvency#comments Airlines Daily News Thu, 06 Dec 2018 15:43:00 +0000 300711 at http://atwonline.com Royal Air Maroc to become 14th oneworld member http://atwonline.com/airlines/royal-air-maroc-become-14th-oneworld-member <div class="node-body article-body">The oneworld global alliance announced Dec. 5 that Royal Air Maroc (RAM) will become its 14th full member airline, likely being inaugurated in mid-2020.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/royal-air-maroc-become-14th-oneworld-member" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/royal-air-maroc-become-14th-oneworld-member#comments Airlines Daily News Wed, 05 Dec 2018 19:46:00 +0000 300671 at http://atwonline.com Karen Walker