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Belfast Telegraph
British Airways could bolster the fleet with Bombardier's CSeries IAG chief executive Willie Walsh in conversation with broadcaster Gerry Kelly
British Airways could bolster the fleet with Bombardier's CSeries
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 hours ago
IAG chief executive Willie Walsh in conversation with broadcaster Gerry Kelly at the PKF-FPM Annual Leadership Talk in association with Ulster University Business SchoolBelfast... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
IAG boss Willie Walsh admits 'admiration' for Ryanair rival Michael O'Leary Willie Walsh leads the International Airlines Group (IAG), owner of BA The h
IAG boss Willie Walsh admits 'admiration' for Ryanair rival Michael O'Leary
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Willie Walsh leads the International Airlines Group (IAG), owner of BA The head of the owner of British Airways has said he admires his fierce Ryanair rival Michael... Read more
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International Business Times
British Airways to launch flights from London Stansted at the end of May British Airways has announced it will start flying from London Stansted Airport
British Airways to launch flights from London Stansted at the end of May
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
British Airways has announced it will start flying from London Stansted Airport from the end of May 2016, a move that will add a fourth airport London airport to the network of Britain's flagship carrier. In a statement released on Tuesday (9... Read more
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The Irish Times
Stock market ‘bloodbath’ sees 5.5% fall in IseqMore than €4 billion was wiped off the value of Irish shares in trading yesterd
Stock market ‘bloodbath’ sees 5.5% fall in Iseq
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
More than €4 billion was wiped off the value of Irish shares in trading yesterday amid what one trader described as a “bloodbath” across European stock markets on concerns over global economic growth. The Iseq Overall Index fell by 5.5 per cent in... Read more
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Weekly Times
Pressure on Lufthansa's Eurowings Budget airline Ryanair is set to fly more passengers than Lufthansa for the f
Pressure on Lufthansa's Eurowings
Weekly Times / Posted 6 days ago
Budget airline Ryanair is set to fly more passengers than Lufthansa for the first time this year, heaping pressure on the German carrier to make a success of Eurowings, its latest attempt to crack the low-cost... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Pressure on Lufthansa's Eurowings Budget airline Ryanair is set to fly more passengers than Lufthansa for the f
Pressure on Lufthansa's Eurowings
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Budget airline Ryanair is set to fly more passengers than Lufthansa for the first time this year, heaping pressure on the German carrier to make a success of Eurowings, its latest attempt to crack the low-cost... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
British Airways to relaunch direct London to Iran flights in JulyIran Air’s London services are limited due to restrictions on the airline using
British Airways to relaunch direct London to Iran flights in July
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Iran Air’s London services are limited due to restrictions on the airline using European airspace, so most British tourists en route to Iran have had to fly indirect, often via Istanbul. Confirming the return of the direct service, Neil Cottrell,... Read more
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Evening Standard
BA threatens to pull out of City Airport if new owner ups feesBritish Airways has vowed that it will not become a sitting duck at London City
BA threatens to pull out of City Airport if new owner ups fees
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
British Airways has vowed that it will not become a sitting duck at London City airport if a new owner ramps up landing charges. The airline, which has been increasing flights from the Docklands airport and is its largest carrier, says it will move... Read more
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International Business Times
London City Airport's price tag under scrutiny after British Airways threatens to pull out most flights The sale of London City Airport could be in jeopardy after British Airways, the
London City Airport's price tag under scrutiny after British Airways threatens to pull out most flights
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
The sale of London City Airport could be in jeopardy after British Airways, the largest airline based at the terminal, threatened to pull out most of its aircraft. The airline fears that the high price tag of £2bn could force its new owners to raise... Read more
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iol.co.za
Heat is on Eurowings as rivals eye GermanyBerlin - Budget airline Ryanair is set to fly more passengers than Lufthansa fo
Heat is on Eurowings as rivals eye Germany
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
Berlin - Budget airline Ryanair is set to fly more passengers than Lufthansa for the first time this year, heaping pressure on the German carrier to make a success of Eurowings, its latest attempt to crack the low-cost market. Lufthansa has already... Read more
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RTE News
Budget airlines putting Lufthansa under pressureRyanair is set to fly more passengers than Lufthansa for the first time this ye
Budget airlines putting Lufthansa under pressure
RTE News / Posted 10 days ago
Ryanair is set to fly more passengers than Lufthansa for the first time this year, heaping pressure on the German carrier to make a success of Eurowings, its latest attempt to crack the low-cost market. Lufthansa has already tried its hand at budget... Read more
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iol.co.za
Airline boss to keep cutting costsLondon - Once dubbed “Slasher Walsh” for his relentless drive to cut costs, the
Airline boss to keep cutting costs
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
London - Once dubbed “Slasher Walsh” for his relentless drive to cut costs, the boss of British Airways owner IAG is showing no sign of going soft. Willie Walsh has built his reputation on his refusal to give ground to unions and a willingness to... Read more
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Everett Herald
European airlines set to resume flights to Tehran Published: Friday, January 29, 2016, 12:01 a.m. TEHRAN, Iran � Several Europ
European airlines set to resume flights to Tehran
Everett Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Published: Friday, January 29, 2016, 12:01 a.m. TEHRAN, Iran � Several European airlines aim to resume their flights to Iran following a landmark nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
European Airlines Flying Back to IranAir France airliner. (illustrative)Photo Credit: Steve Fitzgerald / Wikimedia
European Airlines Flying Back to Iran
The Jewish Press / Posted 14 days ago
Air France airliner. (illustrative)Photo Credit: Steve Fitzgerald / Wikimedia European airlines are flying back to Iran this spring, with British Airlines leading the way — although its corporate office tried very hard to convince media... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
European flights to Tehran to resume, Iran saysTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Several European airlines aim to resume their flights to Ir
European flights to Tehran to resume, Iran says
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 14 days ago
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Several European airlines aim to resume their flights to Iran following a landmark nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, the state-owned IRAN daily reported on Thursday. The newspaper quoted Mohammad Khodakarami, deputy... Read more
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KIVI Boise
European flights to Tehran to resume, Iran saysTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Several European airlines aim to resume their flights to Ir
European flights to Tehran to resume, Iran says
KIVI Boise / Posted 14 days ago
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Several European airlines aim to resume their flights to Iran following a landmark nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, the state-owned IRAN daily reported on Thursday. The newspaper quoted Mohammad Khodakarami, deputy... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
European flights to Tehran to resume, Iran saysTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Several European airlines aim to resume their flights to Ir
European flights to Tehran to resume, Iran says
KGTV San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Several European airlines aim to resume their flights to Iran following a landmark nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, the state-owned IRAN daily reported on Thursday. The newspaper quoted Mohammad Khodakarami, deputy... Read more
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International Business Times
British Airways could resume direct flights to Iran: Willie Walsh British Airways (BA) could resume direct flights to the Iranian capital Tehran,
British Airways could resume direct flights to Iran: Willie Walsh
International Business Times / Posted 16 days ago
British Airways (BA) could resume direct flights to the Iranian capital Tehran, Willie Walsh, the chief executive of the Harmondsworth headquartered carrier, has said. "We are very interested in flying to Tehran and we are hopeful that it will form... Read more
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My EastText
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks,
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.
My EastText / Posted 17 days ago
Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks, a move that could include direct flights to the U.S. for the first time in 36 years. Years of sanctions have left Iran's airlines with outdated and unsafe aircraft. With... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks,
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.
KECI Missoula / Posted 17 days ago
Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks, a move that could include direct flights to the U.S. for the first time in 36 years. Years of sanctions have left Iran's airlines with outdated and unsafe aircraft. With... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks,
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 17 days ago
Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks, a move that could include direct flights to the U.S. for the first time in 36 years. Years of sanctions have left Iran's airlines with outdated and unsafe aircraft. With... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks,
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 17 days ago
Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks, a move that could include direct flights to the U.S. for the first time in 36 years. Years of sanctions have left Iran's airlines with outdated and unsafe aircraft. With... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks,
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 17 days ago
Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks, a move that could include direct flights to the U.S. for the first time in 36 years. Years of sanctions have left Iran's airlines with outdated and unsafe aircraft. With... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S. | Money - Home Direct flights to Tehran could be forthcoming By Fred Pleitg
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.
KTVZ Bend / Posted 17 days ago
| Money - Home Direct flights to Tehran could be forthcoming By Fred Pleitgen and Jim Boulden Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks,
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 17 days ago
Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks, a move that could include direct flights to the U.S. for the first time in 36 years. Years of sanctions have left Iran's airlines with outdated and unsafe aircraft. With... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks,
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 17 days ago
Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks, a move that could include direct flights to the U.S. for the first time in 36 years. Years of sanctions have left Iran's airlines with outdated and unsafe aircraft. With... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks,
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 17 days ago
Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks, a move that could include direct flights to the U.S. for the first time in 36 years. Years of sanctions have left Iran's airlines with outdated and unsafe aircraft. With... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks,
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.
KY3 Springfield / Posted 17 days ago
Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks, a move that could include direct flights to the U.S. for the first time in 36 years. Years of sanctions have left Iran's airlines with outdated and unsafe aircraft. With... Read more
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News 8000
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks,
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.
News 8000 / Posted 17 days ago
Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks, a move that could include direct flights to the U.S. for the first time in 36 years. Years of sanctions have left Iran's airlines with outdated and unsafe aircraft. With... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks,
Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 17 days ago
Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks, a move that could include direct flights to the U.S. for the first time in 36 years. Years of sanctions have left Iran's airlines with outdated and unsafe aircraft. With... Read more
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Scotsman
Alastair Dalton: High-speed rail will arrive but when? Nicola Sturgeon, the then infrastructure secretary, announced that the Scottis
Alastair Dalton: High-speed rail will arrive but when?
Scotsman / Posted 20 days ago
Nicola Sturgeon, the then infrastructure secretary, announced that the Scottish scheme could be completed by 2024. Picture: TSPL RAIL plan still on track, but no-one knows when it will arrive,... Read more
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Eu Business
Europe 'big five' airlines launch new alliance — EU(AMSTERDAM) - In an unprecedented step, Europe's five largest airline groups in
Europe 'big five' airlines launch new alliance — EU
Eu Business / Posted 21 days ago
(AMSTERDAM) - In an unprecedented step, Europe's five largest airline groups including budget carriers EasyJet and Ryanair on Wednesday launched a new alliance to combat rising airport charges amid a fierce battle with Gulf rivals. The new... Read more
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Rappler
Europe 'big 5' airlines launch new allianceEUROPE AIRLINES' ALLIANCE. A file photo dated March 23, 2009 showing passenger
Europe 'big 5' airlines launch new alliance
Rappler / Posted 21 days ago
EUROPE AIRLINES' ALLIANCE. A file photo dated March 23, 2009 showing passenger planes of German carrier Lufthansa waiting for take-off clearance at the airport in Frankfurt Main, Germany. Photo by Boris Roessler/EPA AMSTERDAM, Netherlands – In an... Read more
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iafrica.com
Alliance for 'big five' European airlinesIn an unprecedented step, Europe's five largest airline groups including budget
Alliance for 'big five' European airlines
iafrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
In an unprecedented step, Europe's five largest airline groups including budget carriers EasyJet and Ryanair on Wednesday launched a new alliance to combat rising airport charges amid a fierce battle with Gulf rivals. The new association dubbed... Read more
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The Irish Times
Airline chiefs to press for cuts in air traffic control and airport chargesIt wants Europe’s biggest airports to cut their charges and says a new study sh
Airline chiefs to press for cuts in air traffic control and airport charges
The Irish Times / Posted 21 days ago
It wants Europe’s biggest airports to cut their charges and says a new study shows that the 21 biggest have increased their fees by 80 per cent since 2005.Decrease in air fares “Airport charges have risen by more than three quarters over the last 10... Read more
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Japan Today
Europe 'big five' airlines launch new alliance ‹ Japan TodayIn an unprecedented step, Europe’s five largest airline groups including budget
Europe 'big five' airlines launch new alliance ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 21 days ago
In an unprecedented step, Europe’s five largest airline groups including budget carriers EasyJet and Ryanair on Wednesday launched a new alliance to combat rising airport charges amid a fierce battle with Gulf rivals. The new association dubbed... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Europe 'big five' airlines launch new allianceAMSTERDAM - In an unprecedented step, Europe's five largest airline groups incl
Europe 'big five' airlines launch new alliance
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 21 days ago
AMSTERDAM - In an unprecedented step, Europe's five largest airline groups including budget carriers EasyJet and Ryanair on Wednesday launched a new alliance to combat rising airport charges amid a fierce battle with Gulf rivals. A new association... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Europe's 'big five' airlines launch new allianceAMSTERDAM: In an unprecedented step, Europe's five largest airline groups inclu
Europe's 'big five' airlines launch new alliance
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
AMSTERDAM: In an unprecedented step, Europe's five largest airline groups including budget carriers EasyJet and Ryanair on Wednesday launched a new alliance to combat rising airport charges amid a fierce battle with Gulf rivals. The new association... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
British Airways considering leasing secondhand planes to cut costsAs originally on The Wall Street Journal, British Airways is looking at the opt
British Airways considering leasing secondhand planes to cut costs
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 23 days ago
As originally on The Wall Street Journal, British Airways is looking at the option to lease secondhand jetliners as opposed to adding new ones to their fleet. British Airways parent company International Consolidated Airlines Group (IAG) proposed the... Read more
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Herald.ie
DAA to decide on new runway plan as 25million passengers use airportTravel John Mulligan – 19 January 2016 02:30 AM The figure beat the previous
DAA to decide on new runway plan as 25million passengers use airport
Herald.ie / Posted 23 days ago
Travel John Mulligan – 19 January 2016 02:30 AM The figure beat the previous record of 23.5 million that was set in 2008. With Dublin Airport having handled 15pc more passengers... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Airlines to enjoy cheap fuel in 2016, putting non-gas costs in the spotlightAirlines can look forward to continuing low oil prices for at least this year,
Airlines to enjoy cheap fuel in 2016, putting non-gas costs in the spotlight
The Globe and Mail / Posted 23 days ago
Airlines can look forward to continuing low oil prices for at least this year, helping to boost profits and drive demand for travel, but need to be wary of a swift rebound and focus on staff costs, experts said at a conference on Monday. Low oil... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Airlines to enjoy low fuel in 2016, costs under spotlightDUBLIN: Airlines can look forward to continuing low oil prices for at least thi
Airlines to enjoy low fuel in 2016, costs under spotlight
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
DUBLIN: Airlines can look forward to continuing low oil prices for at least this year, helping to boost profits and drive demand for travel, but need to be wary of a swift rebound and focus on staff costs, experts said at a conference on Monday. Low... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
IAG says its A380 options too expensive, looking to lease second handDUBLIN: British Airways owner IAG is holding talks on leasing additional A380s
IAG says its A380 options too expensive, looking to lease second hand
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
DUBLIN: British Airways owner IAG is holding talks on leasing additional A380s second hand because it believes the options it has to buy more of the Airbus superjumbo are too expensive, its chief executive said on Monday. The move is part of a... Read more
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Market Watch
IAG eyes buying second-hand Airbus A380 planesDUBLIN-British Airways may buy used Airbus Group SE A380 superjumbos, Willie Wa
IAG eyes buying second-hand Airbus A380 planes
Market Watch / Posted 24 days ago
DUBLIN-British Airways may buy used Airbus Group SE A380 superjumbos, Willie Walsh, chief executive of the airline's parent International Consolidated Airlines Group SA said on Monday. Mr. Walsh said the airline could take around eight more A380... Read more
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Swissinfo
IAG Could Lease Used A380s as Walsh Says New Aircraft Too Pricey(Bloomberg) -- British Airways owner IAG SA is evaluating whether to add a batc
IAG Could Lease Used A380s as Walsh Says New Aircraft Too Pricey
Swissinfo / Posted 24 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- British Airways owner IAG SA is evaluating whether to add a batch of five or six used Airbus Group SE A380 aircraft to the 12 it has on order after deciding that buying more superjumbos outright isn’t feasible. While BA has 10 A380s... Read more
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International Business Times
Qatar Airways threatens to split Oneworld alliance over dispute with American Airlines Qatar Airways has threatened to split the Oneworld alliance which it joined in
Qatar Airways threatens to split Oneworld alliance over dispute with American Airlines
International Business Times / Posted 26 days ago
Qatar Airways has threatened to split the Oneworld alliance which it joined in 2013 because of a dispute with American Airlines. For the UK, this puts pressure on the International Airlines Group (IAG) which is 10% owned by Qatar Airways. The... Read more
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International Business Times
British Airways parent IAG signs deal with Latam Airlines of Chile to expand into South America International Airlines Group (IAG), the London-listed parent of British Airways
British Airways parent IAG signs deal with Latam Airlines of Chile to expand into South America
International Business Times / Posted 26 days ago
International Airlines Group (IAG), the London-listed parent of British Airways and Spain's Iberia, has signed a deal with Latam Airlines of Chile. This will boost IAG's transatlantic network by linking up on flights between Europe and South... Read more
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Reuters
IAG, American Airlines agree joint venture deals with LATAM AirlinesSANTIAGO/LONDON Chile-headquartered LATAM Airlines has signed joint business ag
IAG, American Airlines agree joint venture deals with LATAM Airlines
Reuters / Posted 27 days ago
SANTIAGO/LONDON Chile-headquartered LATAM Airlines has signed joint business agreements to deepen its ties with American Airlines Group and IAG's British Airways and Iberia, all members of the Oneworld Alliance. If cleared by competition... Read more
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Canberra Times
Qatar Air threatens to split Oneworld amid row with American AirlinesAmerican Air, Delta Air Lines and United Continental Holdings all say Qatar, Et
Qatar Air threatens to split Oneworld amid row with American Airlines
Canberra Times / Posted 28 days ago
American Air, Delta Air Lines and United Continental Holdings all say Qatar, Etihad Airways and Emirates of Dubai have benefited from $US42 billion in illegal aid. Photo: Bloomberg Qatar Airways said it may seek to form a breakaway group within the... Read more
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The Age
Qatar Air threatens to split Oneworld amid row with American AirlinesAmerican Air, Delta Air Lines and United Continental Holdings all say Qatar, Et
Qatar Air threatens to split Oneworld amid row with American Airlines
The Age / Posted 28 days ago
American Air, Delta Air Lines and United Continental Holdings all say Qatar, Etihad Airways and Emirates of Dubai have benefited from $US42 billion in illegal aid. Photo: Bloomberg Qatar Airways said it may seek to form a breakaway group within the... Read more
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