Alitalia

A fresh start? Alitalia successor ITA Airways takes off for the first time

Italy’s new ITA Airways takes off for the first time, but will not use the Alitalia brand...


Addio Alitalia: debt-making flag carrier takes off for the last time

Alitalia is about to take off for its last flight after 74 years in operation.   ...


New Italian national airline ITA to add 59 new Airbus jets

Italia Trasporto Aereo commits to take a total of 59 new Airbus aircraft.  ...


Etihad Airways cuts off flights to Rome over Italian aviation workers’ strike

Etihad Airways cancels flights from Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates, to Rome, Italy, due to Italian aviation workers’ strike....


Alitalia must repay $1.1B in state aid, Commission rules

The European Commission rules failed Italian airline Alitalia must repay $1.1 billion of loans received from the government in 2017.   ...


Strike! Italian ATC walkout prompts Alitalia flight cancellations

Flights in Italy are set for disruption on September 7, with ATC planning national and local strikes....


Finally the end? Alitalia cancels flights past October 2021

Alitalia has announced that all flights scheduled after October 15, 2021, are canceled....


Alitalia's successor, ITA, confirms launch date

ITA (Italia Trasporto Aereo), Italy’s upcoming national airline and flag carrier, has announced an official launch date of October 15, 2021.  ...


Alitalia's successor ITA receives operating certificate

The Italian National Civil Aviation Authority issued the Air Operator Certificate (COA) and the Air Transport Operating License to ITA, Alitalia’s successor....


Alitalia’s successor ITA to increase capital by €700 million

Italia Transporto Aereo (ITA) received shareholders’ approval to increase its capital by €700 million.  ...