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Airbus kicks off Dubai with big A321neo family order from Indigo Partners

The Dubai Airshow kicks off with a big order from Indigo Partners for 255 Airbus A321neo family aircraft  ...


Frontier Airlines bid farewell to its last Airbus A319 aircraft

Frontier Airlines bids farewell to its last Airbus A319 aircraft....


Frontier under fire from FAA for medical equipment lack onboard

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) of the United States has proposed a $474,000 fine  against Frontier Airlines, claiming that the U.S. ultra-low-cost carrier operated aircraft without appropriate medical supplies on board  “hundreds of flights”. Frontier is getting ready to challenge FAA’s motion....


Frontier, Volaris enter codeshare agreement

Ultra-low-cost carriers (ULCCs) Frontier Airlines (the United States) and Volaris (Mexico) announce entering codeshare agreement on January 16, 2018. It is the first such agreement between two separately branded ULCCs.  ...


Airbus, Indigo Partners finalize orders for 430 A320neo aircraft

Airbus announced that it had finalized agreements with Indigo Partners and its four portfolio airlines for the purchase of 430 additional A320neo Family aircraft for ultra-low-cost airlines Frontier Airlines (United States), JetSMART (Chile), Volaris (Mexico) and Wizz Air (Hungary). ...


Dubai Airshow: Airbus strikes a record $49.5B deal for 430 planes

Boeing was making a running of commercial deals at all major aviation events this year, but Airbus is finally outpacing its US rival. The French manufacturer has just announced striking a deal with Indigo Partners for 430 planes, to be distributed among four airlines. Valued at $49.5 billion, this is Airbus’ largest single announcement ever.        ...


Frontier Airlines to launch IPO in 2Q 2017

US-based LCC Frontier Airlines (Frontier) is planning to go public in the second quarter of 2017, Bloomberg reported. The airline which is now owned by the private equity firm Indigo Partners has started to discuss the IPO with some banks in December 2015....


Frontier and Silver turn their backs on Cuba

Two US Airlines, Silver Airways and Frontier, are terminating their services to Cuba, only some six months after the air ties between the two countries were restored following 50 years of silence, USA Today reported....


How North American airlines name their planes?

No two aircraft are alike, and while every carrier can showcase this fact by slapping a registration number on the aircraft and recording the airplane’s manufacturing number, some take it a tad bit further. In this series we will look into the airlines that take individualizing each airplane to the next level. ...


Frontier‘s pilots demand company to pay overdue raises

The Air Line Pilots Association has filed a grievance against Frontier Airlines that will lead to arbitration, demanding that the company negotiate new pay rates....