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Prodded By China Qantas Amends Website References To Taiwan Other Regions

SYDNEY – Australia’s Qantas Airways said on Tuesday it had amended its website to no longer refer to Taiwan and Hong Kong as countries, rather than Chinese...

Ryanair Wants To Buy Parts Of Austrian Airline Niki

VIENNA – Irish airline Ryanair (RYA.I) said on Monday it had contacted the Austrian administrator of insolvent holiday airline Niki to express its interest in...

Airbus Wins 2017 Order Race After Last-gasp Sales Spree

PARIS – Frenetic selling in the closing weeks of 2017 saw Airbus (AIR.PA) overhaul Boeing’s (BA.N) recent lead in the global jet market to win their annual...

Airbus Aims To Seize Jet Production Crown From Boeing In 2020

PARIS – Airbus (AIR.PA) is three years away from recovering leadership of the commercial aircraft market by outproducing U.S. rival Boeing (BA.N), its top...

Airbus Wins 2017 Order Race After Last-minute Sales Spree

PARIS – Frenetic selling in the closing weeks of 2017 saw Airbus (AIR.PA) overhaul Boeing’s (BA.N) recent lead in the global jet market to win their annual...

Hnas Problems Mount As Airlines Delay Payments Bank Sets Up Team To Handle Debt Sources

SHANGHAI/SINGAPORE – Some airlines affiliated with China’s HNA Group Co Ltd are delaying aircraft lease payments to lessors, and Export-Import Bank of China,...

Plane Skids Off Turkish Runway And Plunges Towards Sea

ISTANBUL – A Pegasus Airlines flight skidded off the runway of a Turkish coastal airport and plunged down a steep slope on the edge of the Black Sea, ending up...

Plane Skids Off Turkish Runway On Black Sea Coast Passengers Unhurt

ISTANBUL – A Pegasus Airlines flight skidded off the runway of a Turkish coastal airport and ended up halfway down a steep slope into the Black Sea, but no...

Air France Denies Involvement In Bid To Take Over Alitalia

PARIS – Air France (AIRF.PA) on Saturday denied that it had made an offer to buy the struggling airline Alitalia, a day after an Italian government minister said...

Costa Rica Suspends Airline Amid Probe Of Fatal Plane Crash

SAN JOSE – Costa Rica’s civil aviation agency suspended local airline Nature Air on Friday, two weeks after one of its small planes crashed near a tourist...