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Lion Air (JT, Jakarta Soekarno-Hatta) took delivery of the first of ten A330-900s on July 19, 2019, becoming the first operator of the type in the Asia-Pacific region. PK-LEI (msn 1926) was ferried from Toulouse Blagnac directly to Jakarta Soekarno-Hatta on July 19-20, Flightradar24 ADS-B data shows....

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LATAM and British Airways, Iberia-parent IAG drop partnership plans – TPGRemember when LATAM said that its divorce from American and oneworld wouldn’t impact its other partnerships? Ha, yeah, right. It is no longer going to do a joint venture with IAG. I was asked if I thought this was …

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Welcome Aboard The Airways Podcast! The eight episode of Season 3, and the last official episode of the year, kicks off with Vinay and Enrique welcoming Henry Harteveldt, President of The post Airways Podcast [Ep 44]: United Names Scott Kirby CEO, Buys 50 A321XLR; Deep Dive Into TWA Hotel appeared first…

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MIAMI — Qantas Airways has officially selected the Airbus A350-1000 as its vehicle of choice over the Boeing 777X for its ultra-long-haul program, dubbed Project Sunrise. While no firm order The post Qantas Selects Airbus Over Boeing for Project Sunrise appeared first on Airways Magazine.

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StarLux Airlines received its AOC from the Ministry of Transportation and Communications on December 12. As a result, the airline has announced its first routes will start on January 23, 2020. The first routes will be between Taipei (TPE) and Macau, Da Nang and Penang. The first routes will be operated…

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MIAMI — American Airlines extended its Boeing 737 MAX cancellations until April 7, 2020. Before the 737 MAX is brought back to service, the airline plans to run trial flights The post The 737 MAX Crisis Continues: American Airlines Pushes Schedule To April 2020 appeared first on Airways Magazine.…

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Aeroflot has launched ticket sales for scheduled direct flights from Moscow to Osaka, Japan’s third city, beginning on June 1, 2020. The addition of a second destination in Japan strengthens Aeroflot’s offering on transit routes to Asia from Europe and North America, which forms a key part of the…

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Cabo Verde Airlines began regular flights between Porto Alegre, Brazil, and Sal, Cabo Verde. The inaugural flight between Porto Alegre and Sal took place on Thursday, December 12, 2019 departing from Salgado Filho Airport at 08.55 pm, local time, and arriving at Amílcar Cabral International Airport…

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Air Canada’s inaugural flight AC51, 787 Dreamliner service which departed December 12 from Vancouver has arrived in Auckland, marking the carrier’s launch of seasonal service between Canada and New Zealand. Flights operate four times weekly until the end of March 2020. Air Canada’s…

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This story by Kathryn Breakwell about plans from Uber to conduct trials in Melbourne first appeared in the October 2019 edition of Australian Aviation. The post Uber anyone? Melbourne prepares to take the high road appeared first on Australian Aviation.

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Onex has completed its transaction of acquiring WestJet (WS, Calgary) and its ULCC subsidiary Swoop (WO, Hamilton, ON), valued at around CAD5 billion Canadian dollars (USD3.8 million) including assumed debt, the investment management group confirmed in a statement dated December 11. The closing of the...…

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