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Lufthansa Flight School Knew Of Pilot's Depression

March 31, 2015

Germanwings pilot Andreas Lubitz told officials at a Lufthansa training school in 2009 that he had gone through a period of severe depression, the airline said.
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Lufthansa Flight School Knew Of Pilot's Depression

Germanwings Disaster Will Not Affect LCC Image - easyJet

March 31, 2015

The disaster at budget airline Germanwings will not harm the image of low-cost air travel in Europe, easyJet chief executive Carolyn McCall said.
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Germanwings Disaster Will Not Affect LCC Image - easyJet

Singapore Air Says Not In Talks For HK Airlines Stake

March 31, 2015

Singapore Airlines has denied a media report that it is in talks to buy a stake in Hong Kong Airlines.
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Singapore Air Says Not In Talks For HK Airlines Stake

EU Airlines Urged To Avoid Yemen Airspace

March 31, 2015

European regulators have urged airlines to avoid Yemen's airspace as air strikes in the southwestern tip of the Arabian Peninsula continue.
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EU Airlines Urged To Avoid Yemen Airspace

Turkish Airlines Cancels Yemen Flights Until April 5

March 31, 2015

Turkish Airlines has cancelled flights from Istanbul to Yemen from Tuesday until April 5 due to political instability in the country.
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Turkish Airlines Cancels Yemen Flights Until April 5

Vistara Plans To Expand Into International Routes

March 31, 2015

Indian airline Vistara plans to expand its fleet and start flying to overseas destinations within two years, its chief executive said, ahead of an expected change in rules that could allow new carriers to operate abroad.
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Argentina Strike Forces LATAM Airlines Cancellations

March 30, 2015

LATAM Airlines has cancelled a number of domestic flights in Argentina as well as on some international routes, due to an upcoming general strike.
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Argentina Strike Forces LATAM Airlines Cancellations

Lufthansa CEO Faces Tough Test After Germanwings Crash

March 30, 2015

After an already troubled first year as chief executive of Lufthansa, Carsten Spohr must now deal with the aftermath of the Germanwings disaster whilst making the airline group fit to compete for the future.
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Lufthansa CEO Faces Tough Test After Germanwings Crash

Flight Bans Hit Thailand-Based Airlines

March 31, 2015

A senior Thai aviation official has warned of an "unimaginable impact" on revenues and passenger numbers of Thailand-based airlines after three major Asian destination countries refused them permission for charter flights.
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Flight Bans Hit Thailand-Based Airlines

Searchers Build Roadway To Remote Air Crash Site

March 30, 2015

French investigators hope to speed up identification of the 150 people killed in last week's Germanwings plane crash by digging a road that will allow direct access to the disaster zone high on a remote Alpine mountainside.
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Searchers Build Roadway To Remote Air Crash Site

Turkish Air Flight Diverted To Morocco After Bomb Scare

March 30, 2015

A Turkish Airlines flight to Brazil was forced by a bomb threat to land in Morocco for more than three hours on Monday, but was cleared to fly on after no explosives were found.
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Turkish Air Flight Diverted To Morocco After Bomb Scare

JetBlue Systems Back Online, Cyber Attack Ruled Out

March 30, 2015

JetBlue Airways' systems were back online after a computer outage caused check-in delays at several US airports on Monday.
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JetBlue Systems Back Online, Cyber Attack Ruled Out

Australia Imposes Cockpit "Rule Of Two"

March 30, 2015

The Australian government has imposed a requirement that its airlines have two crew members in the cockpit at all times as a safety precaution following the Germanwings crash last week.
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Australia Imposes Cockpit

Oman Air Orders 20 Boeing 737s

March 30, 2015

Oman Air has ordered 20 Boeing 737s as part of a plan to double its fleet to 70 aircraft by 2020.
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Oman Air Orders 20 Boeing 737s

Air France-KLM Orders 17 Embraer E-Jets

March 30, 2015

Embraer has signed a firm order from Air France-KLM for 17 E-Jets in a deal worth USD$764 million at list prices.
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Air France-KLM Orders 17 Embraer E-Jets
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