Edelweiss announces new seasonal schedule

2015-03-02 17:44

As Switzerland continues to be one of Europe’s most popular winter destinations, Edelweiss has announced its forthcoming seasonal schedule.

SAA board concerned about CEO allegations

2015-02-26 11:15

The board of SAA is concerned about media articles hinting at an "about-turn" regarding charges against the airline's suspended CEO Monwabisi Kalawe.

SAA CEO to face disciplinary inquiry

2015-02-20 17:39

The board of SAA has resolved to convene a formal disciplinary enquiry to consider complaints against its CEO Monwabisi Kalawe, says spokesperson Tlali Tlali.

SAA says significant progress with action plan

2015-02-16 17:27

Two-thirds into SA Airways' "90-day action plan", there has been significant progress in returning it to relative stability, the airline says.

Ryanair to appeal court ruling on Aer Lingus

2015-02-12 15:00

Ryanair will continue its legal battle against a UK Competition and Markets Authority order for it to sell most of its stake in Irish rival Aer Lingus.

Asian airlines race to find qualified pilots

2015-02-05 09:15

The deadly crash of a TransAsia plane into a river in Taiwan is again focusing the world's attention on the safety challenges facing fast-growing Asian airlines.

Easyjet to fly from expanded Heathrow airport

2015-01-30 16:30

UK budget airline easyJet has backed Heathrow in London's runway expansion race and will start flying from the capital's largest airport:

Qatar Airways takes 9.99% stake in IAG

2015-01-30 11:45

Qatar Airways has bought a 9.99% stake in International Airlines Group, worth around £1.15bn, building closer ties with the owner of its partners.

EasyJet sees better earnings on lower fuel bill

2015-01-28 10:45

British budget airline easyJet says losses in the quieter winter season would shrink this year, helped by a lower fuel bill.

Qantas, Virgin use lower oil prices

2015-01-27 14:00

Qantas Airways is restructuring its international tariffs to absorb fuel surcharges into base fares, adding that lower oil prices put airlines in a better position.


Airbus increases A320 rate, adjusts A330

2015-02-27 13:17

Airbus has decided to further increase the production rate for its A320 family, matching market demand.

Irish govt asks for commitments on Aer Lingus

2015-02-24 18:00

Ireland's transport minister says the government is still considering a bid for Aer Lingus by the owner of British Airways.

Virgin Australia narrows half-year losses

2015-02-19 12:30

Australian carrier Virgin says its first half net loss narrowed to Aus$47.8m on the back of cost-cutting and slumping oil prices.

Airlines fear for $3.6bn owed by Venezuela

2015-02-13 15:30

International airlines are increasingly fearful about billions of dollars they say they are owed by recession-hit Venezuela.

Lufthansa to fly to Panama for the first time

2015-02-09 17:30

Lufthansa is further expanding its route network to South America and the airline hopes to offer year-round flights to Panama City for the first time.

Ryanair raises full-year profit forecast

2015-02-02 17:00

Irish budget carrier Ryanair has revised its full-year profit forecast, citing lower fuel costs and higher passenger numbers.

SAA floats domestically, trips on long-haul

2015-01-30 16:28

While the domestic and regional operations of the SAA Group have performed positively, losses on its long-haul operations have grown to R1.6bn.

Business class you win, economy you lose

2015-01-30 10:15

British Airways is facing a backlash from customers after making changes to the way passengers can earn and spend miles under its Avios frequent flyer programme.

SAA slams DA allegations against CEO

2015-01-27 15:14

There is no basis to suggest any misrepresentation of qualifications by acting SAA CEO Nico Bezuidenhout or the SAA board, spokesperson Tlali Tlali has told Fin24.

SAA leads sky-commerce aircraft tracking

2015-01-26 16:29

South African Airways this week has become the first airline globally to install the Satellite Authorisation Systems.

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