Finance & Data http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7394/more en Analysis - Playing the Hedging Game http://atwonline.com/finance-data/analysis-playing-hedging-game <div class="field-deck"> When oil prices plunge, speculating on fuel can be a costly bet for airlines. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fuel hedging has long been a standard practice in the airline industry</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/analysis-playing-hedging-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/analysis-playing-hedging-game#comments Airlines Finance & Data airline finance airline hedging contracts ATW Plus fuel hedging Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:32:00 +0000 157281 at http://atwonline.com Thinkstock Qantas lowers expenses, returns to profitability in FY1H http://atwonline.com/finance-data/qantas-lowers-expenses-returns-profitability-fy1h <div class="node-body article-body">Qantas Group reported an underlying profit before tax of A$367 million ($288.3 million) for the six months ended Dec. 31, 2014, reversing an underlying loss before tax of A$252 million in the prior-year period.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/qantas-lowers-expenses-returns-profitability-fy1h" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/qantas-lowers-expenses-returns-profitability-fy1h#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Alan Joyce profit Qantas Group Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:39:00 +0000 157221 at http://atwonline.com <p>Qantas A380</p> By Kurt Hofmann Passenger traffic growth rate slows for Asian airlines http://atwonline.com/finance-data/passenger-traffic-growth-rate-slows-asian-airlines <div class="node-body article-body">Passenger growth rates for Asia-Pacific airlines slipped more than 4% in January year-over-year, according to the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA), showing that the strong post-financial crisis recovery has not been maintained in the region.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/passenger-traffic-growth-rate-slows-asian-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/passenger-traffic-growth-rate-slows-asian-airlines#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News AAPA Andrew Herdman Association of Asia Pacific Airlines Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:37:00 +0000 157191 at http://atwonline.com Air France-KLM seeks three to four Asian partners http://atwonline.com/finance-data/air-france-klm-seeks-three-four-asian-partners <div class="node-body article-body">Air France-KLM is remaining tight-lipped on negotiations with both new and existing Asian partners, aimed at expanding its network reach.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/air-france-klm-seeks-three-four-asian-partners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/air-france-klm-seeks-three-four-asian-partners#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Air France Air France-KLM Alexandre de Juniac Asia Asian partners ATW Plus China Eastern China Southern Delta Air Lines Etihad Airways KLM Perform 2020 Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:38:00 +0000 157041 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air France A380</p> By Rob Finlayson Mexico’s Volaris more than doubles full-year net profit to $41 million http://atwonline.com/finance-data/mexico-s-volaris-more-doubles-full-year-net-profit-41-million <div class="node-body article-body">Buoyed by a strong fourth-quarter performance, Mexico City-based ultra-low-cost-carrier (ULCC) Volaris posted a full-year net profit of MXP605 million ($41 million) for 2014, more than doubling its 2013 net result (MXP265 million). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/mexico-s-volaris-more-doubles-full-year-net-profit-41-million" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/mexico-s-volaris-more-doubles-full-year-net-profit-41-million#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Airbus ancillary revenue Enrique Beltranena Volaris Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:34:00 +0000 157171 at http://atwonline.com <p>Volaris A320</p> By Rob Finlayson Chinese carriers report net loss for January http://atwonline.com/finance-data/chinese-carriers-report-net-loss-january <div class="node-body article-body">Chinese carriers reported a cumulative net loss of CNY1.5 billion ($244 million) in January due to seasonal factors and overcapacity, a sharp reversal from a net profit of CNY1 billion in the year-ago month.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/chinese-carriers-report-net-loss-january" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/chinese-carriers-report-net-loss-january#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News China’s Spring Festival Chinese carriers Industrial Securities Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:24:00 +0000 157151 at http://atwonline.com UTair to request $280-$260 million in state aid http://atwonline.com/finance-data/utair-request-280-260-million-state-aid <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s UTair Airline plans to ask for state guarantees of RUB18-RUB38.4 billion ($280-$600 million) and is preparing documents to apply for state support, according to UTair CEO Andrey Martirosov. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/utair-request-280-260-million-state-aid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/utair-request-280-260-million-state-aid#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Airbus A321 Andrey Martirosov ATW Plus bankruptcy Dmitry Medvedev remarketing Russian Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich Transaero UTair UTair Finance VTB Bank Wed, 25 Feb 2015 19:06:00 +0000 156991 at http://atwonline.com <p>UTair Airline A321</p> Courtesy, Airbus Turkish Airlines reports net profit of $845 million in 2014 http://atwonline.com/finance-data/turkish-airlines-reports-net-profit-845-million-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Turkish Airlines reported a 2014 net profit of $845 million, more than doubled from a net profit of $357 million for the previous year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/turkish-airlines-reports-net-profit-845-million-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/turkish-airlines-reports-net-profit-845-million-2014#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Temel Kotil Turkish Airlines Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:54:00 +0000 156981 at http://atwonline.com <p>Turkish Airlines A330-300</p> By Rob Finlayson Lao private carrier rebrands as Leo Central Airlines http://atwonline.com/finance-data/lao-private-carrier-rebrands-leo-central-airlines <div class="node-body article-body">The first private carrier to fly in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (LPDR), Phongsavanh Airlines, has rebranded and will relaunch as Lao Central Airlines (LCA) after a two-year suspension of services.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/lao-private-carrier-rebrands-leo-central-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/lao-private-carrier-rebrands-leo-central-airlines#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Asian Open Skies Lao Central Airlines Lao People’s Democratic Republic (LPDR) Od Phongsavanh Phongsavanh Airlines Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Co. Sukhoi SSJ 100-95 Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:43:00 +0000 156961 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lao Central Airlines Boeing 737-400 in 2012</p> By Rob Finlayson Republic earns $64 million 2014 net profit; closes Chautauqua http://atwonline.com/finance-data/republic-earns-64-million-2014-net-profit-closes-chautauqua <div class="node-body article-body">Republic Airways Holdings, the Indianapolis-based parent of regional carriers Republic Airlines and Shuttle America, reported 2014 net income of $64.3 million, more than doubling a net profit of $26.7 million in 2013.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/republic-earns-64-million-2014-net-profit-closes-chautauqua" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/republic-earns-64-million-2014-net-profit-closes-chautauqua#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Bryan Bedford Chautauqua Airlines Republic Airlines Republic Airways Holdings Shuttle America Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:36:00 +0000 156951 at http://atwonline.com