Category Archives: Airlines

Air France: Paris attacks cost 70m euros in December

Air France-KLM has said lower bookings after the Paris terror attacks led to a €70m  drop in revenues in December. However, bookings picked up towards the end of the month, suggesting a “progressive recovery”, it said. The airline suffered a €50m fall in revenues in November

First plane of Nordic Aviation to take off in January

Estonian airline Nordic Aviation Group is to start operating its first flights with the company’s own airplane in January 2016 with its own Estonian-speaking crew, reports LETA/BNS sertraline hcl. The Bombardier CRJ-700 will be rented from the U.S. company Regional One and a second airplane

Estonian Air is officially bankrupt

An Estonian court has formally declared the Baltic nation’s state-owned airline bankrupt after it ceased operations last month following a European Union order to repay millions in state aid. The Harju County Court said Tuesday that the bankruptcy proceedings for Estonian Air are to be

Alaska Airlines to add premium class

Alaska Airlines will soon offer a premium class section, providing a new upgrade choice and elevated flight experience with more legroom and additional perks. “Premium Class will provide an opportunity for all customers to get an enhanced flight experience,” said Andrew Harrison, executive vice president

Record profits fuel growth plans at canadian airlines

Passenger traffic is robust and profits are at record levels for Canada’s two largest airlines as they benefit from the lowest prices for airline fuel since the 2008-09 recession. Both Air Canada and WestJet Airlines Ltd. reported traffic increases through the first 11 months of

Scandinavian Airlines changes it’s business model

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) is one of the world’s oldest and best-known carriers. Its aircraft, traditionally given Viking names, have been plying the airways since 1946 and the carrier has always had a quiet, unassuming reputation for quality. By fall 2012, however, it was no exaggeration to