Air Mauritius takes delivery of first Airbus A330-900

The national carrier of the republic of Mauritius is the first A330neo operator based in the southern hemisphere, and the first airline in the world to operate a combination of both the A330neo and A350 XWB

Air Europa to leverage Panama route with Copa Airlines codeshare deal

Air Europa will consolidate its presence in Central America with the launch of its new route to Panama in June

Jet Airways collapses as bid for fresh funding fails

Jet Airways has suspended all flights after a search for emergency funding failed

United Airlines to launch Newark-Cape Town connection in December

United Airlines will launch a non-stop route between the United States and South Africa in December, with plans for a flight between Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey and Cape Town

Emirates launches daily A380 service to Glasgow, Scotland

Emirates has landed its first A380 in Glasgow, launching the first regular service of the aircraft to Scotland

Gatwick off to a flying start in 2019 as passenger numbers rise

London Gatwick has achieved its busiest-ever start to a year, as passenger numbers grew by four per cent in financial quarter four, compared to 2018, as 9

Lufthansa slips to loss in first quarter of 2019

German flag-carrier has reported a loss of €336 million for the first three months of the year

Smedegaard nominated as Norwegian chairman

Niels Smedegaard has been nominated for the role of chairman at Norwegian Airlines ahead of the annual general meeting on May 7th

Korean Air launches Boston-Seoul connections as Delta partnership takes off

The first flight, operated as part of a joint venture with Delta Air Lines, was saluted by a water cannon on arrival and celebrated in speeches by airline and government officials

Heathrow welcomes 6.5m passengers in March

Heathrow’s passenger numbers continued to climb in March, with over 6