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Ryanair says pilots have agreed to 20% pay cut

Ryanair’s UK and Ireland pilots have accepted a 20% reduction in pay which will be restored within the next four years. The news of a pay...

Update: Singapore Airlines confirms postponement of Brussels launch

Singapore Airlines has confirmed to AeroNewsX that it will be postponing its plans to launch services to Brussels 'until further notice'....

El Al Israel to suspend operations until further notice

El Al Israel will suspend operations until further notice following the announcement of a significant net loss. This also comes amid risi...

Norwegian cancels its remaining order for 92 737 MAXs and five 787s

As Boeing flew the first of many re-certification flights for the troubled Boeing 737MAX on June 29th, 2020, European Low-Cost Carrier No...

Qatar Airways to introduce “mini Q-Suites” on new A321neos

The A321neo is set to replace Qatar's aging A320ceo fleet. Photo by Anselm Ranta | AeroNewsX Akbar Al Baker, Qatar Airways’ CEO has revea...

LIAT to be liquidated

Photo by Andrew Pries | AeroNewsX Leeward Islands Air Transport, or more commonly known as LIAT, will go into liquidation according to An...

Iberia Express takes delivery of first A321neo

Spain's Iberia Express, the low-cost subsidiary of flag carrier Iberia, has taken delivery of its first Airbus A321neo despite the impact...

Asia's aviation industry begins recovery, will the rest of the world follow suit?

According to global travel and data analytics organisation, Cirium, Asia's aviation industry has begun to recover, notably in high-demand...

Lufthansa announces recapitalisation; attempting to avoid job losses

The Lufthansa Group board this morning called an extraordinary video conference for the general public and the groups shareholders in whi...

Singapore Airlines backtracks on Brussels launch

Singapore Airlines will not be launching services to Brussels later this year, despite what the carrier had announced back in December 20...

TAI: The new Alitalia

The new reborn Italian flag carrier, or better "the sequel" of it, will be called Alitalia TAI, the acronym for Trasporto Aereo Italiano...

Helvetic Airways takes the 1600th Embraer E-Jet

Helvetic Airways has taken delivery of the 1600th Embraer E-Jet worldwide. The aircraft is expected to arrive in Switzerland on 2 July, 2...

Aeromexico files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

One of Aeromexico's 787 Dreamliners being pushed back at Tokyo Narita. Photo by Ernest Leung | AeroNewsX Mexico's largest airline and fla...

BREAKING: Pakistan International Airlines banned from flying to the EU

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has revoked Pakistan International Airlines’ permission to fly to European Union. Pakistan Int...

New South African low-cost carrier to open by end of 2020

A South African Airways A330 at EGLL. Photo by Karam Sodhi | AeroNewsX Gidon Novick, a South African entrepreneur, has announced his inte...

Virgin Atlantic to secure a £900m rescue deal in early July

Virgin Atlantic, the airline founded by Sir Richard Branson in 1984, is targeting a privately funded cash injection in the coming days af...

75% of jobs saved as Brussels Airlines signs agreement with social partners

Brussels Airlines has signed an agreement with its social partners in an effort to safeguard 75% of cockpit crew, cabin crew, Maintenance...

KLM receives €3.4bn in financial aid from Dutch Government

The Dutch government has today announced that the Dutch flag carrier, KLM, will receive a €3.4 billion support package to assist the carr...

IndiGo takes delivery of three new A320neo family aircraft in one day

IndiGo has taken delivery of three A320neo family planes on 23 June. Out of the three brand new aircraft, two are A320neos (their registr...

Exclusive: Air Italy’s 737 MAX’s take to the skies one final time

Having aspired to attain flag carrier status, Air Italy’s growth was predominately focused on bringing passengers quality, affordable and...

Air Peace asks Nigerian government for bailout

An Air Peace Boeing 777-300 (5N-BWI). Photo by Anselm Ranta | AeroNewsX As African airlines continue to struggle through the extended loc...

Boeing, FAA complete 737 MAX recertification flights

Boeing and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) have completed certification flight tests on the 737 MAX. A Boeing 737 MAX 9. Photo ...

Airbus COVID-19 adaptation plan indicates massive job cuts

A press release from Airbus, dated 30 June 2020, has laid out the plans for Airbus' response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The aerospace manu...

Boeing 737 MAX one step closer to recertification

15 months since its global grounding, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Boeing have operated one of the first recertification...

PHOTOS: British Airways takes delivery of first Boeing 787-10

British Airways has taken delivery of its first Boeing 787-10, approximately 6 months later than initially planned. The latest delivery c...

Kuwait Airways A330-800neo operates maiden flight

Kuwait Airways' first Airbus A330neo has operated its maiden flight today in preparation for its delivery to the Middle Eastern carrier. ...

NokScoot goes bust; becomes latest coronavirus victim

NokScoot, a joint-venture between Thailand's Nok Air and Singapore's low-cost Scoot, will be liquidated. The latest decision was taken by...

JSX Air announces first transcontinental route

Dallas, Texas based boutique airline, JSX Air, yesterday announced it would launch its first scheduled charter route to the East Coast of...

Air Belgium announces first African route; mulls expansion to USA

Yesterday, Air Belgium, Belgium's newest long-haul airline, announced it would begin operating to Port Louis, Mauritius, by the end of 20...

Virgin Australia bondholders attempt to block US sale of airline

A Virgin Australia A330 departs Melbourne-Tullamarine. Photo by Duy Khang Tran | AeroNewsX Virgin Australia bondholders have today launch...