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July 11, 2019, 11:46 AM

Norwegian Enters New Chapter as CEO and Founder Steps Down

Bjorn Kjos has announced his retirement at age 72, calling his departure “way overdue.”

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Alitalia 777
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Devising the final shareholder arrangement and business plan for Alitalia will likely take another couple of months.
Jul 15, 2019 - 10:00 AM
The grounding of AA’s Max jets forces it to cancel 115 flights a day.
Thai Aiways
Jul 12, 2019 - 9:51 AM
Thailand seeks to attract more investment in its aviation sector through regulatory reform.
Jul 11, 2019 - 5:23 PM
Eric Lindblad will leave Boeing after less than a year on the job as Renton boss.
Jul 11, 2019 - 11:46 AM
Bjorn Kjos has announced his retirement at age 72, calling his departure “way overdue.”
Jul 11, 2019 - 11:11 AM
The center marks further growth as L3Harris seeks to improve everything to help airlines, from airport scanners to pilots to data analytics.
Jul 11, 2019 - 9:24 AM
Latam, Gol are paying $70 million each for the bulk of bankrupt airline Avianca Brasil's assets.
Jul 10, 2019 - 10:00 AM
Vingroup launches two aviation schools with CAE ahead of the planned establishment of an airline unit.
Jul 9, 2019 - 2:01 PM
The Saudi airline has placed an order for 30 A320neos but declined to comment on the role—if any—the grounding of the Max played.
Jul 9, 2019 - 1:45 PM
The new levy will come into force in 2020 and will range from €1.5 per ticket in economy to €18 in business class.