Quantcast
Rytis Beresnevicius
American Airlines reaches deal with Boeing over 737 MAX

The carrier that became the culprit of the 737 MAX, American Airlines,  agreed a deal with Boeing regarding compensation due to the financial damage sustained throughout the MAX crisis. The sum, however, is not disclosed....


Rytis Beresnevicius
Top 5 biggest airlines of 2019

Measuring the size of the airline can be done in various ways. However, a good indication of the size of the carrier can be its fleet and how many aircraft it operates. But who were the biggest players in aviation in 2019?...


Ruta Burbaite
American Airlines mechanic admits to plane sabotage attempt

A former American Airlines mechanic has pleaded guilty to “attempted destruction of an aircraft” in a U.S. federal court. The mechanic, accused of trying to sabotage a passenger airplane, admitted to tampering with a critical flight-monitoring device on the airline’s Boeing 737 jet back in July 2019. The sabotage attempt was discovered after a flight carrying 150 people on board was aborted just before takeoff from Miami, avoidi...


Ruta Burbaite
Southwest reaches deal with Boeing over expected 737 MAX damages

Southwest Airlines says it will share some of the Boeing 737 MAX compensation money with its employees, after the company reached a deal with the U.S. manufacturer to compensate for a portion of the projected financial damages related to the grounding of the jet....


Clement Charpentreau
Envoy Air E-145 skids off Chicago runway during snowstorm

As the heavy snow blanketing Chicago forced airlines to cancel more than a thousand flights, an American Airlines Embraer ERJ-145 skidded off the runway of O’Hare International airport. No injuries were reported....


AeroTime Team
Walsh: Qatar Airways, American Airlines relationship is fun

The relationship between American Airlines and Qatar Airways is “fun‘, says William Walsh, CEO and Executive Director of International Airlines Group (IAG). ...


Clement Charpentreau
American and Southwest postpone Boeing 737 MAX return to service

American Airlines and Southwest Airlines have once again postponed the return date for the Boeing 737 MAX. They now expect to see the aircraft take back to the skies in early March 2020....


Ruta Burbaite
American Airlines-GOL partnership to counter Delta-LATAM deal?

After American Airlines’ proposed venture with Chile’s LATAM Airlines Group was stopped in its tracks, in a true soap opera style, the U.S. carrier may once again be courting Brazilian low-cost carrier GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes to counter rival Delta Air Lines’ deal and continue on its South America strategy....


Rytis Beresnevicius
American Airlines anticipates 737 MAX will fly in January 2020

In the latest update, American Airlines provides a preliminary date for their MAX aircraft to return to service:...


Ruta Burbaite
Airbus slapped with 10% tariffs, industry to lose more, it says

Washington is set to make good on its pledge to retaliate on European Union (EU) goods, including aircraft, in the long-running jet subsidy case. Following the penalty award by the World Trade Organization (WTO) arbitrator, the U.S. announced it will slap 10% tariffs on European-made aircraft as well as 25% duties on other industrial and agricultural products from the EU. Airbus together with its U.S. based customers have expressed deep concerns...