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Clement Charpentreau
From race tracks to the skies, Niki Lauda dies at 70

The founder and chairman of Laudamotion, Niki Lauda passed away at the age of 70. After a brilliant career as a Formula 1 driver, during which he was crowned three times world champion, the Austrian made himself a name in the world of aviation....


Clement Charpentreau
Ryanair finalizes Laudamotion takeover

Ryanair finalized Laudamotion acquisition on August 29, 2018. The Irish low-cost carrier now holds a 75% stake in the Austrian airline, while the rest remains property of its founder, Niki Lauda. Laudamotion, which remains an independent airline, also unveiled a new livery....


Oleg Volkov
Ryanair in acquisition mode despite union recognition

Having announced a momentous change in a policy rigorously adhered to for over 30 years by recognising pilots unions, the carrier also confirmed its interest in purchasing assets from the now-grounded Niki airline....


Oleg Volkov
Etihad’s new airline will fly in April 2017

On the 5th of December 2016, Etihad Aviation Group’s board of directors has given green light to the establishment of a new European leisure airline. The new tourism-oriented carrier will be created jointly with TUI, a German travel company. The deal has already been approved by TUI’s supervisory board in November....