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Airlines adjusting hedges, fares, capacity and fleet as oil price…

Airlines adjusting hedges, fares, capacity and fleet as oil price…

Published 04/06/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Airlines are locking in fuel hedges, lowering capacity, raising fares and retiring older jets to cope with rising costs alongside the highest [more…]

Qantas plans to change Taiwan website reference, but says needs time

Qantas plans to change Taiwan website reference, but says needs time

Published 04/06/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia’s Qantas Airways Ltd said it plans to change its website to refer to Taiwan as a Chinese territory, not an independent [more…]

KLM CEO says more restructuring needed at Air France

KLM CEO says more restructuring needed at Air France

Published 04/06/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - More restructuring is needed at French flag carrier Air France, the head of Dutch sister airline KLM said on Monday. The two [more…]

Japan Airlines to expand budget carrier’s fleet after 2020 launch:…

Japan Airlines to expand budget carrier’s fleet after 2020 launch:…

Published 04/06/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Japan Airlines Co Ltd (9201.T) hopes to expand the fleet of a new low-cost carrier by two jets a year after it [more…]

Global airlines slash profit outlook as fuel costs jump

Global airlines slash profit outlook as fuel costs jump

Published 04/06/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Global airlines on Monday slashed their forecast for industry profits in 2018 on a spike in fuel costs, while warning higher interest [more…]

U.S. and EU again at odds over Airbus subsidies at WTO

U.S. and EU again at odds over Airbus subsidies at WTO

Published 29/05/2018

GENEVA (Reuters) - The European Union told the World Trade Organization’s dispute settlement body on Monday that it had acted within days of a WTO [more…]

Trump administration opposes requiring ‘reasonable’ airline baggage…

Trump administration opposes requiring ‘reasonable’ airline baggage…

Published 25/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Transportation told Congress it opposes a Senate bill that would require new rules prohibiting airline fees that are [more…]

Malaysia aviation regulator denies pressure to cancel AirAsia flights

Malaysia aviation regulator denies pressure to cancel AirAsia flights

Published 15/05/2018

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia’s aviation regulator on Tuesday denied it had ordered budget airline AirAsia to cancel extra flights to help voters return home [more…]

French government urges Air France to pursue reforms as strikes bite

French government urges Air France to pursue reforms as strikes bite

Published 06/05/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - The French finance minister on Sunday raised the pressure on Air France managers and unions to resolve a stand-off over wages, saying [more…]

South Korean police seek arrest warrant for Korean Air daughter

South Korean police seek arrest warrant for Korean Air daughter

Published 04/05/2018

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean police are seeking an arrest warrant for the youngest daughter of Korean Air Lines’ chairman on suspicion of assault during [more…]