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

Air Wisconsin Airlines fly again for United Airlines as an United Express carrier

American Eagle-Air Wisconsin Bombardier CRJ200 (CL-600-2B19) N423AW (msn 7636) CLT (Jay Selman). Image: 403093.

Air Wisconsin Airlines (Appleton, WI) was facing an uncertain future as American Airlines has not yet indicated if it will extend the current American Eagle contract which is due to expire in 2018. Air Wisconsin has just signed a five-year… Continue Reading

Germany’s Lufthansa cancels 912 flights as pilots strike for a second day in a long-running dispute over wages

Lufthansa Pilots Launch Three-Day Strike

BERLIN (AP) — German airline Lufthansa says it has canceled 912 flights on Thursday as pilots strike for a second day in a long-running dispute over wages. Lufthansa said Thursday that since the strikes were announced in advance, it had… Continue Reading

JetBlue officially introduces its newest special livery aircraft “1960s retrojet”

Antonov-RIOgaleão-Cargo-002_PH-by-RenanBacellar

JetBlue Airways on November 11, 2016 officially introduced its newest special livery aircraft, “What’s Old Is Blue Again.” The JetBlue RetroJet (N763JB), which rolled out of paint shop on November 7, 2016, boasts a one-of-a-kind paint scheme designed to celebrate… Continue Reading