Rytis Beresnevicius

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....


Avia Solutions Group

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...


Zivile Zalagenaite

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....


Yulius Yoma

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....


Yulius Yoma

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
AeroTime Team

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...