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Air Zimbabwe (UM, Harare Int'l) is considering adding smaller turboprops to its fleet as it seeks to open up services to remote tourist hotspots. Zimbabwean Minister for Tourism, Walter Mzembi, told NewsDay the state-owned carrier was looking at 25-seaters to develop services from each of ...

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A Canadian contractor has seized a Dash 8-400, msn 4559, that was due to have been delivered to Air Tanzania (TC, Dar-es-Salaam) last month. The state-owned carrier is expecting three Q400s (of which two have already been delivered) and two CS300s from Bombardier along with one B787-8 from ...

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NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) is offering customers a new way to reach Lagos, Nigeria, beginning March 24, 2018, via new service from the airline's New York-JFK hub. Flights will operate three times weekly, complementing the existing four-times-weekly...

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Scheduled passenger services between South Africa and its northern neighbour, Zimbabwe, were disrupted this past weekend after either country's civil aviation authority sanctioned commercial aircraft registered in the other's jurisdiction. The stand-off began on Friday, August 18, when the South ...…

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Virgin Australia (VA, Brisbane Int'l) has successfully amended its determination with Australia's International Air Services Commission to include its wholly owned low-cost subsidiary Tigerair Australia (TT, Melbourne Tullamarine) on its USA route authority. Three other applications to include ...

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Bangalore Int'l Airport has announced that Thumby Aviation will launch a helicopter shuttle service from the airport to parts of the city, pending regulatory approval. Speaking at a press conference, the State Minister for Civil Aviation, Shri. Jayant Sinha, said that "this HeliTaxi service will ...…

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LAW-Latin American Wings (Santiago) is planning to add a wetleased Boeing 757-200 from Icelandair. This aircraft will arrive in Chile next October which will allow the airline to expand its operations from Santiago to Caracas in Venezuela, as well as later adding an extended route from Caracas to New…

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The new CEO of Sun Country Airlines (SY, Minneapolis/St. Paul) has outlined his plans for the Minnesota carrier, and is on course to pivot towards an ultra-low-cost model. In a memo sent to staff, Jude Bricker said that he would be looking to cut costs, increase seat numbers on aircraft, and ...

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The governments of India and the United Arab Emirates are in negotiations to increase seat capacity between the two countries as the current weekly entitlement of 65,000 in each direction is fully exhausted. The Economic Times of India reports that SpiceJet (SG, Delhi Int'l) has managed to nab an ...…

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Aircraft leasing specialist Logistic Air (Reno/Tahoe) has brought a claim against Baltia Air Lines Inc., trading as USGlobal Airways, for USD8.85 million in unpaid engine lease fees. In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Baltia Air Lines Inc. says that it has not yet ...

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PenAir (KS, Anchorage Ted Stevens) has advised the US Department of Transportation that it will cease all unsubsidised routes operating at St. Paul, St. George and McGrath, Alaska, effective November 12, 2017. It has however indicated that it would be willing to continue the services, pending the ...…

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Biman Bangladesh Airlines (BG, Dhaka) is taking emergency measures as it deals with a number of cancelled Hajj charter flights due to passenger visa problems. In order to accommodate rescheduled Hajj flights, all Dhaka-Doha Hamad Int'l flights are cancelled until August 26. The problems stem from ...…

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PMC Aviation has filed a motion with the North Carolina Middle District Court claiming that Dynamic International Airways (2D, Greensboro) is unlikely to ever recover from its mounting debts. Dynamic has been under Chapter 11 protection since July 2017, following the loss of a USD10 million suit ...…

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SEATTLE, Aug. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- After providing Seattle Seahawks fans with more than 50 million miles last season, Delta Air Lines' (NYSE: DAL) 12status fan engagement program returns for the Seahawks' 2017 season with upgraded rewards for fans and an all-star team of ambassadors....

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