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Deals this week: Qatar Airways, United Airways, Air New Zealand

Qatar Airways and SriLankan Airlines have entered a new bilateral code-share...

Deals this week: Qatar Airways, United Airways, Air New Zealand

Deals this week: Virgin Australia, Hainan HNA Innovation Ventures, TAP Portugal

Virgin Australia Holdings has formed a strategic commercial alliance with a Chinese air service provider, HNA Aviation Group, to accelerate its access to the Chinese...

Deals this week: Virgin Australia, Hainan HNA Innovation Ventures, TAP Portugal

Report: Growth in South Africa’s construction industry to be driven by infrastructure development

A new report by Timetric reveals that the construction industry in South Africa is projected to expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) 2.62% from 2016 to 2020. The growth is a...

Report: Growth in South Africa’s construction industry to be driven by infrastructure development

Report: Airport modernisation projects to drive growth of Saudi Arabia’s construction industry

Driven by investments in transport infrastructure including airport development projects, the construction industry in Saudi Arabia is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR)...

Report: Airport modernisation projects to drive growth of Saudi Arabia’s construction industry

Deals this week: Finnair, Bangkok Airways

As a part of its ongoing disposal of non-core assets, Finnair, an air carrier based in Finland, has agreed to sell its Finnish business travel agency SMT Oy to American Express Global...

Deals this week: Finnair, Bangkok Airways

Salt Lake City Airport in US to close its smoking rooms

The Salt Lake City International Airport in Utah, US, has planned the closure of five smoking rooms, which are presently in use within five concourses at the...

Salt Lake City Airport in US to close its smoking rooms

Deals this week: Exchange Income Corporation, Turkish Airlines, Air Serbia

Exchange Income Corporation has announced an offering of convertible, unsecured, subordinated debentures at a price of C$1,000 ($772.73) each to raise C$60m...

Deals this week: Exchange Income Corporation, Turkish Airlines, Air Serbia

Deals this week: Alaska Airlines, Flynas, Norwegian Air Shuttle

Alaska Airlines and Japan Airlines (JAL) are to enter a code-share agreement and frequent flier partnership from 29...

Deals this week: Alaska Airlines, Flynas, Norwegian Air Shuttle

ADM unveils $350m improvements at Montréal Pierre–Elliott Trudeau Airport in Canada

Aéroports de Montréal (ADM) has inaugurated $350m worth of expansions and improvements at Montréal Pierre-Elliott Trudeau International Airport in...

ADM unveils $350m improvements at Montréal Pierre–Elliott Trudeau Airport in Canada

Deals this week: Air Canada, Flybe Group, Singapore Airlines

Air Canada and Oceanair Linhas Aereas (Avianca Brazil) have announced a code-share partnership to improve travel services in Brazil, beginning this...

Deals this week: Air Canada, Flybe Group, Singapore Airlines

Deals this week: Alitalia, Turkish Airlines, Air Serbia

Italian airline Alitalia will potentially acquire a 49% stake in Air Malta after a proposed deal has been...

Deals this week: Alitalia, Turkish Airlines, Air Serbia

Deals this week: Finnair, Turkish Airlines, Lone Star Funds

Finnair and Japan Airlines have agreed to further expand their code-share tie-up on flights operated by the former between Fukuoka, Japan and Helsinki,...

Deals this week: Finnair, Turkish Airlines, Lone Star Funds

Deals of the week: Eithad Airways, Virgin Australia, Copa Airlines, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Etihad Airways and Avianca S.A have entered into a new code-share partnership agreement that gives passengers of both the airlines numerous...

Deals of the week: Eithad Airways, Virgin Australia, Copa Airlines, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Deals this week: Singapore Airlines, Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia

Singapore Airlines and Deutsche Lufthansa have expanded their code-share agreement, which is expected to bring additional customer benefits to both...

Deals this week: Singapore Airlines, Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia

Sweden’s AVTECH, Met Office partner to optimise global flight operations

Swedish air traffic management (ATM) product developer AVTECH and the Met Office have entered a partnership agreement to help optimise global flight operations in...

Sweden’s AVTECH, Met Office partner to optimise global flight operations

Gatwick Airport deploys Anaplan platform for passenger forecasting operations

London Gatwick Airport has partnered with enterprise-planning cloud company Anaplan to improve speed and precision across its passenger forecasting...

Gatwick Airport deploys Anaplan platform for passenger forecasting operations

UK-Ireland FAB completes testing of SESAR concept for cross-border dynamic sectorisation

The UK-Ireland Functional Airspace Block (FAB) has successfully tested the SESAR concept for cross-border dynamic sectorisation, which involves switching air traffic services between air...

UK-Ireland FAB completes testing of SESAR concept for cross-border dynamic sectorisation

Thales to provide air traffic management system for Jamaican airspace

Thales has secured a contract to implement a new air traffic management system for the Jamaican Civil Aviation Authority...

Thales to provide air traffic management system for Jamaican airspace

Airports Council International announces 2015 ASQ Awards

Global airport trade association Airports Council International (ACI) has announced the recipients of the 2015 Airport Service Quality (ASQ)...

Airports Council International announces 2015 ASQ Awards

Gatwick Airport invites EOI for three new frameworks

London's Gatwick Airport has invited expressions of interest (EOI) for major planning and design work as part of its £2bn transformation...

Gatwick Airport invites EOI for three new frameworks

IATA recommends improvements in Thai aviation sector

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has asked the Thailand Government to address safety and capacity issues at the Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok. ...

IATA recommends improvements in Thai aviation sector