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SmartLynx expands cargo fleet with addition of two more A321Fs

SmartLynx Airlines announces the expansion of its growing cargo fleet with the addition of two more A321Fs....


SmartLynx Airlines ramps up cargo capacity with 5 Airbus A330 Zero LOPA

EU-based carrier SmartLynx Airlines adds five modified Airbus A330 Zero LOPA jets, dedicated to long-haul cargo operations.  ...


DHL Express and SmartLynx Malta sign a deal for two Airbus A321 freighters

DHL Express and SmartLynx Malta signed a partnership agreement under which two newly converted Airbus A321-200 freighters will join DHL’s European air fleet. ...


Aviation in the Baltics: Chartering the sky (Part II)

After exploring the situation with scheduled carriers within the three Baltic states, we take a look at charter airlines and the news that surrounds them....


AviaAM Leasing sells Airbus 321-200 with lease attached

AviaAM Leasing, a global provider of tailored aircraft leasing and trading services, has announced the sale of one Airbus 321-200 to Aergo Capital with lease attached to SmartLynx Airlines. The aircra...


SmartLynx wet-leases 6 aircraft for EasyJet

SmartLynx Airlines signed a long-term wet-lease contract with European low-cost airline EasyJet for six Airbus A320....


SmartLynx signs wet lease agreement with easyJet

SmartLynx Airlines, a Latvia‘s charter airline, signed an ACMI wet lease agreement with easyJet Airline Company ( easyjet ) for an Airbus A320, MSN 662 with Latvian Registration Mark YL-LCN....


SmartLynx, Thomas Cook sign wet lease agreement for two A320s

On the 9th of February 2017, SmartLynx Airlines, a charter airline based in Latvia, signed an ACMI wet lease agreement with Thomas Cook Airlines....


Customers’ complaints point to questionable VD Gulf practices

VD Gulf is MRO service provider located in Sharjah, the UAE. The company claims to be “the biggest Middle East MRO-provider” already and continues service expansion, having added Boeing 777 service to its portfolio earlier in 2019. VD Gulf offers appealing prices, reportedly as low as ~20% below industry standard, in addition to easily available slots. However, escalating conflicts with complaining customers raise questions whether th...