December 2006 Aviation International News

Dec 8, 2006 - 6:10 AM
Luxair, Luxembourg’s one-third government-owned private carrier, is rationalizing its regional-airline fleet and route system to improve productivity and p
Dec 8, 2006 - 6:07 AM
The Regional Airline Association launched a search for a new president last month after Debby McElroy accepted the position of senior vice president of gov
Dec 8, 2006 - 6:05 AM
The Air Line Pilots Association last month issued a vote of no confidence in the management of Phoenix-based Mesa Air Group due to what union leadership ch
Dec 8, 2006 - 6:03 AM
Antonov expects its new An-148 regional jet to win CIS AP-25 certification this month and to deliver the first production example, built by Ukraine’s Avian
Dec 8, 2006 - 5:57 AM
Exeter, UK-based Flybe has agreed to buy most of British Airways’ BA Connect subsidiary.
Dec 8, 2006 - 5:54 AM
The family of one of the victims of the August 27 crash of Comair Flight 5191 in Lexington, Ky., has amended its lawsuit to include charges that Bombardier
Dec 8, 2006 - 5:48 AM
Air New Zealand (ANZ) has converted options on three 50-seat Bombardier Q300 turboprops on behalf of its wholly owned regional airline subsidiary, Air Nels
Dec 8, 2006 - 5:45 AM
Brisbane, Australia-based Virgin Blue placed a firm order last month for three Embraer E170s and 11 E190s, along with options on another six airplanes, giv
Dec 8, 2006 - 5:42 AM
Union leaders expected by the end of last month to tally the votes for or against proposed new labor contracts at Mesaba Airlines, which finally managed to
Dec 8, 2006 - 5:36 AM
DAC International has entered the EFB fray with the “Gen-X” electronic flight bag, a product that the company touts as unique because it is constructed to