NEWS Horizon Air Places Huge Embraer Order

Horizon Air today announced it will grow its fleet with the purchase of 30 new three-class Embraer E175 jets, which will fly exclusively for Alaska Airlines. The order, which also includes 33 options, will be delivered over three years starting next year, and is valued at $2.8 billion at Embraer’s current list price and represents…

NEWS airBaltic Increases C Series Order

The C Series CS300 aircraft’s first operator airBaltic and Bombardier have entered into a firm agreement to convert seven optional aircraft to firm orders as the Riga-based airline aims to transition to an all-bombardier fleet. This brings the airline’s total firm orders of the CS300 to 20 aircraft. The agreement follows the airline’s conversion of…

NEWS JetBlue Expands Mint Service

JetBlue have announced an expansion of their most popular service called Mint on their transcontinental routes, which creates an opportunity to introduce competition in east and west coast markets where customers are faced with very little choice in terms of airline operators. The expansion will bring the Mint experience to 4 cities for the first…

NEWS MAG Records Passenger Milestone’s!

MAG have reported a passenger milestone of 23.5 million passengers flown in the last financial year at Manchester Airport. This has resulted in a 5.4% increase year on year. In March 2016 alone, 1.7 million passengers flew out of the airport. The MAG Group recorded 51.9 million passengers from their four airports, which has resulted in…

NEWS Qatar Airways To Upgrade Geneva Flights

Qatar Airways have announced a substantial aircraft upgrade on the airline’s Doha-Geneva route from 1st July 2016. They will be upgrading their Geneva flight to a B788, which will become the airline’s second Dreamliner route to Switzerland after Zürich.  The Geneva route is normally operated by an A320 with 132 seats. The B788 route will…