Airlines en Ireland’s ASL Aviation acquires TNT Express’ airlines <div class="node-body article-body">Dublin-based ASL Aviation Group has acquired two cargo airlines owned by the Dutch TNT Express, which is also being acquired by US-based FedEx.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Tue, 24 May 2016 15:07:00 +0000 209981 at Norwegian to take eight more Boeing 737 MAXs, two 787s <div class="node-body article-body">Low-cost carrier Norwegian has firmed up eight Boeing 737 MAX 8 purchase options and agreed to lease two more 787-9s.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Airlines Daily News Leasing Manufacturers Tue, 24 May 2016 10:07:00 +0000 209951 at Interview - Aer Lingus CEO Stephen Kavanagh <div class="field-deck"> Opportunity Seeker </div> <div class="node-body article-body">International Airlines Group (IAG) acquired Aer Lingus in September, bringing it under the Group umbrella that includes British Airways and Spanish carriers Iberia and Vueling. Stephen Kavanagh joined Aer Lingus in 1988 and was appointed CEO in March 2015.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines ATW Magazine Opinions Mon, 23 May 2016 18:30:00 +0000 209891 at <p>Kavanagh</p> Aer Lingus Pilot shortage forces Austrian Airlines to cancel 150 flights in June <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa subsidiary Austrian Airlines will cancel 150 flights in June because of a pilot shortage again this year. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Mon, 23 May 2016 17:19:00 +0000 209861 at US airlines’ big test <div class="node-body blog-body">If fuel prices continue to rise, will US airlines’ profitability disappear?</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Data & Financials Opinions AirKarp Mon, 23 May 2016 16:28:00 +0000 209851 at Vietjet places $11.3 billion Boeing 737 MAX order <div class="node-body article-body">Vietnamese low-cost carrier Vietjet finalized an order for 100 Boeing 737 MAX 200 narrowbodies, a deal worth some $11.3 billion at list prices.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Aircraft & Engines Mon, 23 May 2016 08:10:00 +0000 209791 at Boeing Boeing Aer Lingus CEO: “we welcome new entrants” in transatlantic market <div class="node-body article-body">Ireland’s pro-aviation policy, embracing deregulation and liberalizing market access, is visionary and helps enable growth among airlines, lessors, MROs and aviation and travel companies, the CEO of Aer Lingus told a Washington DC audience this week.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aeropolitics Airlines Open Skies Daily News Airports & Routes Fri, 20 May 2016 19:57:00 +0000 209671 at Iberia seeks to join BA-Finnair-JAL JV <div class="node-body article-body">Iberia is seeking to join fellow oneworld members British Airways (BA), Finnair and Japan Airlines (JAL) in their joint venture (JV).</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Fri, 20 May 2016 19:48:00 +0000 209661 at <p>Iberia A330</p> Airbus If It’s Tuesday it must be Barcelona, but where will Karen’s bag be? <div class="node-body blog-body">On Sunday I depart for a two-week work trip that involves seven airports, six countries, five hotels, four airlines and three different work events, ending with the IATA AGM in Dublin.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Airports & Routes Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Fri, 20 May 2016 16:19:00 +0000 209621 at Malaysia Airlines establishes new holding company <div class="node-body article-body">Malaysia Airlines has taken another important step in its reorganization by overhauling its corporate structure and creating a holding company for its main businesses.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 20 May 2016 15:07:00 +0000 209611 at <p>Malaysia Airlines A380</p> Airbus