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Greece May Win Over Tourists Shunning Turkey

July 25, 2016

Greece May Win Over Tourists Shunning Turkey

Greece may win over last-minute visitors scared away from tourist rival Turkey after the failed military coup but overall growth in the sector remains fragile, according to the country’s largest tourism body.


Malaysia Air May Announce Aircraft Order This Week - Report

July 25, 2016

Malaysia Air May Announce Aircraft Order This Week - Report

Malaysia Airlines may announce an order of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft as early as Wednesday, as the airline eyes a fleet expansion, according to a media report.


Turkish Air Fires Staff After Failed Coup - Reports

July 25, 2016

Turkish Air Fires Staff After Failed Coup - Reports

Turkish Airlines fired more than 100 employees, including management and cabin crew, as part of a purge at state institutions to root out supporters of an abortive coup, Turkish media reported.


Ryanair Promises Record Profits Despite Brexit

July 25, 2016

Ryanair Promises Record Profits Despite Brexit

Ryanair said it remains on track for a record profit this year, dodging turbulence caused by Britain's vote to leave the European Union thanks to pre-referendum bookings and high exposure to continental Europe.


Turkey Says No Panic Among Tourists

July 22, 2016

Turkey Says No Panic Among Tourists

Turkey's key tourism sector had not suffered any immediate fallout from last week's failed military coup, Nabi Avci, its minister for culture and tourism said.



Heathrow Expansion More Important After EU Vote

July 22, 2016

Heathrow Expansion More Important After EU Vote

London's Heathrow Airport said the vote to leave the European Union made it more important than ever that Britain's busiest airport should be allowed to expand to boost trade links with countries around the world.


Air Koryo Plane Makes Emergency Landing In China

July 22, 2016

A North Korean Air Koryo plane made an emergency landing in China's northeastern city of Shenyang on Friday after smoke appeared in the cabin, airport authorities and the official Xinhua news agency said.


Search For Malaysia MH370 To Be Suspended

July 22, 2016

Search For Malaysia MH370 To Be Suspended

The hunt for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 will be suspended if the aircraft is not found in an area now being searched, Malaysia, China and Australia said in a statement.


American Airlines Q2 Profit Down 44 Pct

July 22, 2016

American Airlines Q2 Profit Down 44 Pct

American Airlines' second quarter profit dropped 44 percent, hurt by a big provision for income tax.


SAA Cancels Contract With Financial Adviser BnP

July 21, 2016

SAA Cancels Contract With Financial Adviser BnP

South African Airways has ended its contract with BnP Capital, a financial advisory firm hired for the company's restructuring of ZAR15 billion rand (USD$1 billion) of debt.