Air China posts 17% growth in net profit for 2014

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Published: April 2, 2015

Air China reported net income of CNY3.82 billion ($ 622.6 million) in 2014, up 17% over the airline’s 2013 net profit of CNY3.26 billion. Operating revenue climbed 7.8% year-over-year (YOY) to CNY105.88 billion while operating expenses increased 4.8% YOY to CNY98.62 billion. The Chinese flag-carrier credited “sustained growth of international air passenger market … steady […]

EASA certifies 242-tonne MTOW Airbus A330 version

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Published: April 2, 2015

The new 242-tonne maximum take-off-weight (MTOW) Airbus A330-300 has achieved certification from the European airworthiness authorities (EASA) following a 100 hour flight-test campaign. The flight-test campaign was shared between two aircraft. Certification from the US authorities (FAA) is also expected soon, Airbus said in a statement. Furthermore, and in the near future, the smaller A330-200 […]

Allegiant Air pilots say they will strike

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Published: April 2, 2015

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Jazeera records loss for 2014 following fleet sale

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Published: April 1, 2015

Jazeera Airways dipped into the red in 2014 after a loss related to the sale of its fleet of 15 Airbus A320s to a leasing company. The Kuwaiti airline announced revenue for 2014 of KD68.8 million ($ 228.8 million), up 4.9% on 2013. Net profit for the year was given as KD17.4 million (up 4.4% […]

Jazeera records loss for 2014 following fleet sale

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Published: April 1, 2015

Jazeera Airways dipped into the red in 2014 after a loss related to the sale of its fleet of 15 Airbus A320s to a leasing company. The Kuwaiti airline announced revenue for 2014 of KD68.8 million ($ 228.8 million), up 4.9% on 2013. Net profit for the year was given as KD17.4 million (up 4.4% […]

MRO News – April 1, 2015

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Published: April 1, 2015

GKN Aerospace has entered a strategic partnership with additive manufacturing specialist Arcam to develop a promising additive manufacturing processes—electron beam melting. GKN has ordered two Arcam Q20 EBM machines to be installed in its Bristol, UK, additive manufacturing center. Swiss-AS is launching AMOSmobile , a touch-optimized mobile package that compiles a suite of MRO software […]

Heathrow releases new slots for Vietnam Airlines services

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Published: April 1, 2015

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Allegiant files suit against pilots union to block proposed strike

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Published: April 1, 2015

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Russia’s United Aircraft Corp. names two VPs

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Published: April 1, 2015

Russian aircraft manufacturing conglomerate United Aircraft Corp. (UAC) has named two new vice presidents. Alexander Bobryshev will become a VP responsible for the department for state aviation MRO, and Dmitry Matsenov will become a VP responsible for programs and innovations. Bobryshev was a previously general director of Russia´s Interstate Aviation Committee (IAC); earlier he had […]

Air China records 17% growth in net profit for 2014

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Published: April 1, 2015

Air China reported net income of CNY3.82 billion ($ 622.6 million) in 2014, up 17% over the airline’s 2013 net profit of CNY3.26 billion. Operating revenue climbed 7.8% year-over-year (YOY) to CNY105.88 billion while operating expenses increased 4.8% YOY to CNY98.62 billion. The Chinese flag-carrier credited “sustained growth of international air passenger market … steady […]

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