Qatar Airways has chosen Frankfurt as the first route for its Airbus A350 XWB, scheduled to go into service in January 2015.
World passenger numbers are expected to reach 7.3 billion by 2034, with annual average growth of 4.1 percent, according to the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) first-ever 20-year passenger growth forecast.
Japan’s Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp. finally rolled out its flagship Mitsubishi Regional Jet in Nagoya, after a four-year delay, during a livestreamed event on October 18.
By Luis Linares / Published October 17, 2014 / Photos by author In the early 1990s, the largest tenant at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) was Continental Airlines, and it continues to be the largest carrier there today as United Airlines. EWR is one of the three major airports serving the...
By Benét J. Wilson / Published October 17th, 2014 American Airlines rolled out its first Boeing 777-200 with the new business class configuration on the Dallas-Forth Worth-Santiago, Chile, route on October 6. The carrier announced on Aug. 20 that it was removing the first class cabin from its 47 777-200s...
It was a busy week in the aviation industry, with stories we covered including the liberation of Dallas Love Field, work beginning on the first parts of the Boeing 737 MAX and our interview with Virgin America CEO David Cush.
There is no question that the end of the Wright Amendment will have an adverse impact on American's O&D market and revenue share in the markets affected.
David Cush, president and CEO of Virgin America, sat down with AirwaysNews.com after his triumphant entrance to Dallas Love Field with Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson on the Uber Downtown Express flight from Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport.
Lufthansa has created a unique promotion to show off its new U.S. regional menu that will be served in first and business class flights out of 17 cities going to Germany.
The end of the Wright Amendment changed the dynamics of the Dallas Fort Worth air travel market. We take an in-depth look.
Doha-based Qatar Airways has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with luxury aircraft maker Gulfstream Aerospace to acquire up to 20 aircraft.
Gurgaon, India-based IndiGo today signed a major Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for 250 firm Airbus A320neos, the manufacturer’s single-largest aircraft order.
This is a trip report submitted by one of our contributors, Gino Bertuccio. Bertuccio has traveled the world on major airline inaugurals for the Airbus A380, the Boeing 787 and the 747-8.
By Benét J. Wilson / Published October 14th, 2014 Boeing says that production of the first 737 MAX fuselage stringers are now under construction at the manufacturer’s Fabrication Integrated AeroStructures in Auburn, Washington. And flag carrier Garuda Indonesia has announced an order for 50 737 MAX...
By Benét J. Wilson / Published October 14th, 2014 Virgin America held its own celebration of the end of the Wright Amendment by launching new non-stop flights out of Dallas Love Field on October 13. Airwaysnews.com also attended festivities hosted by Southwest Airlines at nearby gates. The carrier...