Delta Air Lines and Korean Air to deepen their historic partnership

Korean Air Airbus A380-861 HL7612 (msn 039) LAX (Sam Chui). Image: 908571.

Delta Air Lines and Korean Air have reached an agreement to deepen their historic partnership, with an expanded trans-Pacific network that will increase travel choices and boost competition between the U.S. and Asia. The airlines signed a memorandum of understanding… Continue Reading

American Airlines creats a strong foundation for a long-term relationship with China Southern Airlines

American Airlines Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner N807AA (msn 40625) LAX (Michael B. Ing). Image: 933327.

American Airlines on March 28, 2017announced it has committed to make a $200 million (US) equity investment in China Southern Airlines, creating a strong foundation for a long-term relationship between two of the world’s biggest carriers. China Southern is the… Continue Reading

Although Alaska retires the Virgin America brand in 2019,it will adopt many brand elements

Alaska Airlines and Virgin America on March 22, 2017 shared their vision for the future of the combined carrier, as the company solidifies its status as the West Coast’s premier airline. The group continued: After careful consideration, the combined company… Continue Reading

Ryanair takes delivery of the airline’s 450th Next-Generation Boeing 737-800

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Ryanair and Boeing on March 20, 2017 celebrated the delivery of the airline’s 450th Next-Generation 737-800. This significant milestone has been reached in less than twenty years, with the Irish low-cost carrier taking an average delivery of 25 737-800s per year… Continue Reading

Air France-KLM is continuing its growth by launching 53 new routes for the 2017 summer season

Air France Airbus A380-861 F-HPJD (msn 049) NRT (Michael B. Ing). Image: 905920.

For the 2017 summer season (from 26 March to 28 October 2017), Air France-KLM is continuing its growth by launching 53 new routes. The group is increasing capacity by 2.9% compared to the previous summer season*, with growth driven by… Continue Reading