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Cathay CEO Hogg Resigns as Airline Limits Brand Damage

August 16, 2019

Cathay CEO Hogg Resigns as Airline Limits Brand Damage

Cathay Pacific’s chief executive and chief commercial officer have resigned as the Hong Kong airline attempts to extricate itself from the controversy over its attitude to staff taking part in city-wide democracy protests.


Ryanair Union Calls for Talks Prior to Strike

August 15, 2019

Ryanair Union Calls for Talks Prior to Strike

The union representing Ryanair’s UK-based pilots has called on the airline to meet for conciliation talks prior to a 48-hour strike of UK and Ireland pilots next week.


Pilots Land Plane in Field After Bird Strike

August 15, 2019

Pilots Land Plane in Field After Bird Strike

A Ural Airlines Airbus A321 landed in a Russian cornfield on Thursday after it lost power to both its engines after a bird strike.


Hong Kong Airport Reopens, Flights Returning to Normal

August 14, 2019

Hong Kong Airport Reopens, Flights Returning to Normal

Hong Kong airport reopened on Wednesday afternoon after another day of protests forced the airport authority to stop flights again.


Ryanair's Irish Pilots Agree to Mediated Talks

August 14, 2019

Ryanair's Irish Pilots Agree to Mediated Talks

The union representing Ryanair's Ireland-based pilots will meet the airline in mediated talks starting Wednesday.



Norwegian to End Transatlantic Flights From Ireland

August 14, 2019

Norwegian to End Transatlantic Flights From Ireland

Norwegian Air will pull out of flying between Ireland and the United States from September, citing the grounding of its 737 MAX fleet as the cause.


Air Canada Ups Transat Offer Price

August 13, 2019

Air Canada Ups Transat Offer Price

Air Canada has increased the purchase price for its acquisition of Canadian travel company Transat to CAD$720 million.


Hong Kong Airport Open, But Flight Disruptions Continue

August 13, 2019

Hong Kong Airport Open, But Flight Disruptions Continue

Hong Kong Airport reopened on Tuesday after the airport authority cancelled all flights from Monday afternoon, due to the city-wide citizen protests.


Ryanair UK Pilots Vote for August, September Strikes

August 7, 2019

Ryanair UK Pilots Vote for August, September Strikes

Ryanair’s UK pilots represented by the BALPA union have voted to strike later this month and in September.


BA IT Failure Causes London Flight Disruption

August 7, 2019

BA IT Failure Causes London Flight Disruption

British Airways said it is planning to operate its normal flight schedule on Thursday after a computer problem caused delays and disruption at London airports.