Russia. Sanctions – airlines, including Aeroflot, dismantle their planes, need spare parts

Russian airlines, including state-controlled Aeroflot, are dismantling their planes to secure spare parts that they can no longer buy overseas due to Western sanctions, the Reuters Agency said, citing four industry sources. The Reuters agency noted that such moves are in line with the Russian government’s June recommendation to “sacrifice” some aircraft and take them … Read more

KLM starts scheduled service to Rovaniemi in Finnish Lapland

Flight KL1213 departs from Schiphol every Saturday at 12:25 PM and arrives at Rovaniemi Airport at 4:20 PM. KL1214 departs from Rovaniemi Airport at 5:10 PM and is back at home base at 7:15 PM. Rovaniemi is an important gateway to Lapland. To the north of the city is extensive and rugged nature. Travelers can, … Read more

Air France competition angers small overseas airlines

Overseas war is declared! Air Caraïbes and Corsair are up against Air France. They accuse the national airline of leading them into unbridled competition on what they call their ” square meadow “, their ” living space “, i.e. overseas destinations, mainly the West Indies, Reunion and Guyana. This surge of hives has its origin … Read more

Batik Air plane from Soekarno-Hatta to Makassar failed to take off, this is the airline’s explanation – Aircraft Water Batik with flight ID-6236 experience a delayed or failed departure take off on Saturday (30/7/2022). Scheduled Plane Water Batik The plane flew from Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, Tangerang, Banten at 05.30 WIB. The flight is planned to arrive at Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport, Makassar, South Sulawesi at 08.55 WITA. Also read: Batik … Read more

Viva Air: the routes it will close and why its tickets have risen – Business – Economy

Cost overruns at some airports, coupled with the more complex situation for airlines after the pandemic due to the high price of oil, inflation and devalued exchange rateThey led to Viva Aira low-cost airline, to close some routes in Colombia. According to Félix Antelo, Executive President of the company, in some airports there are some … Read more

JetBlue buys Spirit Airlines for $3.8 billion

American low-cost airline JetBlue reached an agreement on Thursday for the acquisition of its competitor Spirit for 3,800 million dollars. The announcement of the purchasewhich has yet to receive the green light from regulators and shareholders, comes a day after Frontier, another airline, abandoned a proposed merger with Spirit. If materialized, the new group will … Read more

The routes that Latam Airlines will stop operating in Colombia | Companies | Business

Latam has projected the resumption of 14 routes in South America and that would take 80% of your trade from your trade in July. However, the company has decided to make changes to some frequencies and destinations. Three of them in Colombia. (Read: Why Latin America does not have a large train network like Europe). … Read more

Avianca, Latam, Wingo, Viva Air and more, fined for Supertransport

The Transport Superintendency indicated that investigated 24 airlines operating in the country and sanctioned 19 of them by several clauses in which users were directly affected. According to that entity, 69 clauses in contracts of these airlines were reviewed and “abusive provisions” that affected travelers in 56 of them. “The informal work carried out by … Read more

Latam Airlines strengthens its operation with the purchase of 17 aircraft from Airbus

Airbus announced that Latam Airlines signed a contract to buy 17 A321neo aircraft to reinforce its operation. This business agreement brings the orders for this model to 100, which translates into a success for the French manufacturer. The request was communicated during the week of the Farnborough Air Show in Great Britain, where it was … Read more