Air France-KLM-Martinair has become the first airline group to achieve IATA’s Center of Excellence for Independent Validators (CEIV) certification for pharmaceutical handling at two different hubs simultaneously.
IAG, American Airlines agree joint venture deals with LATAM Airlines to boost Europe and SouthAmerica
Chile-headquartered LATAM Airlines has signed joint business agreements to deepen its ties with American Airlines Group and IAG’s British Airways and Iberia, all members of the Oneworld Alliance.
Record high of passengers at Barcelona-El Prat Airport with more than 39.7 million passengers in 2015
Barcelona El Prat Airport closed the year with a new record high, exceeding 39.7 million passengers. Specifically, 39,711,276 users passed through the airport facilities during the past year.
Air China’s long haul Shanghai expansion targets Hainan Airlines, leaves China Eastern uncomfortable
If Air China’s three proposed routes for 2016 eventuate, it will have almost as many long haul destinations from Shanghai launched over two years as it added over past decades.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced its airline industry outlook for 2016 which sees an average net profit margin of 5.1% being generated with total net profits of $36.3 billion.
The European Commission has given the go-ahead for Hainan Airlines’ parent HNA Group to acquire 100% of European ground handling company Swissport.
Chinese airlines have finally kick-started international growth, expanding 37% in the first eight months of 2015. This equates to an …