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Airbus To Delay Some A320neo Deliveries - Report

February 5, 2016

Airbus To Delay Some A320neo Deliveries - Report

Airbus is reported to be renegotiating delivery schedules for the A320neo and has told some airlines the aircraft will be delayed by around two months, as issues with new engines continue.


Florida Extends Health Emergency Over Zika

February 5, 2016

Florida Extends Health Emergency Over Zika

Florida Governor Rick Scott has expanded a public health emergency over the Zika virus, adding a fifth county to the list of areas in the state with travel-related cases.


Kuwait Airways Retires 1,350 Staff

February 4, 2016

Kuwait Airways Retires 1,350 Staff

Kuwait Airways retired 1,350 Kuwaiti nationals during the last two years, part of a plan to cut costs and return to profit by 2019.


Delta, United Offer To Re-Assign Crew From Zika Routes

February 4, 2016

Delta, United Offer To Re-Assign Crew From Zika Routes

US carriers United and Delta have offered to re-assign flight crew concerned about contracting the Zika virus from routes to Latin America and the Caribbean.


Singapore Air's Q3 Operating Profit Nearly Doubles

February 4, 2016

Singapore Air's Q3 Operating Profit Nearly Doubles

Singapore Airlines reported a near doubling of its third-quarter operating profit, helped by lower fuel costs, but said intense competition in Southeast Asia will put pressure on its performance.



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Plane Evacuated In Madrid After Bomb Threat

February 4, 2016

Plane Evacuated In Madrid After Bomb Threat

Spanish authorities evacuated all passengers and crew from a Saudi Arabian Airlines flight bound for Riyadh at Madrid's Barajas airport after a bomb threat.


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Plane Evacuated In Madrid After Bomb Threat

February 4, 2016

Plane Evacuated In Madrid After Bomb Threat

Spanish authorities evacuated all passengers and crew from a Saudi Arabian Airlines flight bound for Riyadh at Madrid's Barajas airport after a bomb threat.