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Cuba appoints new transport minister
Civil Aviation
Cuba appoints new transport minister

Politial change in Cuba comes at a time when the country's aviation sector is experiencing difficult times, reaching...

HK Airlines trustworthiness at stake as insurer stops payout
Civil Aviation
HK Airlines trustworthiness at stake as insurer stops payout

Shaken by parent company’s HNA Group woes and the sudden leave of its own three high-ranking executives, the reput...

Qatar Airways makes 2nd move in Asia, buys China Southern stake
Civil Aviation
Qatar Airways makes 2nd move in Asia, buys China Southern stake

The Qatari flag carrier has purchased a 5% stake in one of China’s Big Three airlines – China Southern....

Korean Air to raise no-show penalties after K-pop fans incident
Civil Aviation
Korean Air to raise no-show penalties after K-pop fans incident

It appears that Korean Air has had enough with no-shows. South Korea’s national carrier wants to impose new moneta...

Korean Air to raise no-show penalties after K-pop fans incident
Civil Aviation
Korean Air to raise no-show penalties after K-pop fans incident

It appears that Korean Air has had enough with no-shows. South Korea’s national carrier wants to impose new moneta...

New corruption allegations: US joins in on Airbus investigations
Civil Aviation
New corruption allegations: US joins in on Airbus investigations

A new report U.S. lawmakers have opened an investigation into European aircraft manufacturer Airbus on suspicions of bri...

Boeing, Embraer tie-up faces more confrontation in Brazil
Civil Aviation
Boeing, Embraer tie-up faces more confrontation in Brazil

A Brazilian court blocked Boeing-Embraer tie-up for the second time this month, after its first injunction was overturne...

Cursed 777s & state secrets: Zimbabwe Airways fleet shrinks to 2
Civil Aviation
Cursed 777s & state secrets: Zimbabwe Airways fleet shrinks to 2

Earlier this month it became clear that in a best case scenario Zimbabwe Airways will receive only two of the four Boein...

BREAKING| VLM Airlines Brussels files for bankruptcy
Civil Aviation
BREAKING| VLM Airlines Brussels files for bankruptcy

Yes, it really is VLM Airlines Brussels that declares bankruptcy this time....

Aeromexico Boeing 737 lands with a mysteriously damaged nose
Civil Aviation
Aeromexico Boeing 737 lands with a mysteriously damaged nose

Taking off from Miguel Hidalgo and Costilla de Guadalajara International Airport  (GDL) and safely landing at Gener...

Air Berlin fallout: Etihad sued for $2.3B, given deadline
Civil Aviation
Air Berlin fallout: Etihad sued for $2.3B, given deadline

Air Berlin insolvency administrator is suing Etihad for withdrawing financial aid of then-troubled German airline in Aug...

WOW Air hangs by a thread: to cut fleet, layoff hundreds of staff
Civil Aviation
WOW Air hangs by a thread: to cut fleet, layoff hundreds of staff

And so the inevitable happened. On December 13, 2018, Icelandic ultra low cost carrier WOW air confirmed it is entering...

“Unity, Welcome to Space”: Virgin Galactic reaches edge of space
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“Unity, Welcome to Space”: Virgin Galactic reaches edge of space

Once only imagined in fiction, commercial travel to space just got another step closer to reality. Virgin Galactic&rsquo...

Oman opens skies for El Al airlines, Israel PM says
Civil Aviation
Oman opens skies for El Al airlines, Israel PM says

Israel’s prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that Oman has agreed to open its airspace to El Al. However, the p...

Airbus orderbook variations: 100 planes in, 50 out?
Aviation Economics
Airbus orderbook variations: 100 planes in, 50 out?

It is an interesting week for Airbus. Two days after the plane maker announced signing a deal for 100 aircraft, ano...

Now boarding: From Jakarta, to four decades ago
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Now boarding: From Jakarta, to four decades ago

On December 7, 2018, Garuda Indonesia launched what it calls “Vintage flight experience”, taking their passe...