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LATAM Airlines Second Quarter Loss Deepens

August 17, 2017

LATAM Airlines Second Quarter Loss Deepens

LATAM Airlines Group dropped deeper into the red in its second quarter, as foreign exchange losses hit the bottom line.


Cathay Pacific First-Half Loss Rockets

August 16, 2017

Cathay Pacific First-Half Loss Rockets

Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific Airways reported an increased first half loss of 681 percent, blaming intense competition and higher fuel costs.


US Holiday Air Travel To Increase 5 Percent

August 16, 2017

US Holiday Air Travel To Increase 5 Percent

Airline lobby group Airlines for America projects a 5 percent increase in passenger numbers over the US Labor Day holiday.


airberlin Applies For Bankruptcy Protection

August 15, 2017

airberlin Applies For Bankruptcy Protection

Germany’s second largest airline airberlin has started insolvency proceedings “under self-administration” to allow it to restructure under bankruptcy protection.


Boeing Takes US$1.79 Bln Air Lease Order

August 8, 2017

Boeing Takes US$1.79 Bln Air Lease Order

US aircraft lessor Air Lease and Boeing have agreed terms for a firm order for 14 aircraft including 12 737 MAXs previously announced at the Paris Air Show.