Low-cost carrier Scoot to resume flights between Taiwan and South Korea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Low-cost carrier Scoot will resume flights between Taipei and the South Korean capital of Seoul on Aug. 16, and flights will be added on the route to Singapore, reports sa...

Israeli airline El Al reaches bailout deal with government

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Israeli airline El Al said Monday it had reached a bailout deal with the Israeli government that could lead to its nationalization after being crippled by the coronavirus pande...

Aerospace industry to take off in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The aerospace industry in Taiwan is expected to thrive over the next decade as the world’s air transportation market shifts to the Asia Pacific. Taiwan’s ae...

Tigerair Taiwan cooperates with Jetstar on Dohop search platform

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Tigerair Taiwan and the Australian-based Jetstar Group announced a “virtual linkup” Wednesday (December 4) which will allow passengers on their various low-cost...

Budget airlines growing fast in Taiwan: CAA

Taipei (CNA) Travel volume with low-cost carriers (LCCs) in Taiwan saw a surge during the first seven months of 2019, posting a 15.6 percent growth year-on-year, according to the latest statistics rel...

Italy eyes Alitalia relaunch with private, industrial offers

ROME (AP) — The Italian government is hoping the Alitalia airline will turn a new page after four private investors expressed an interest in joining the state railway, the Italian treasury and Delta A...

Icelandic budget airline WOW ceases operations

Iceland's budget airline WOW announced Thursday that it had ceased operations and canceled all flights. It is the latest in a series of low cost operators in Europe to go out of business and has ...

EasyJet drops out of Alitalia consortium talks

MILAN (AP) — Low-cost carrier EasyJet says it is pulling out of talks to form a consortium that aimed to take over struggling Alitalia. EasyJet said in a statement Monday that it was...

Italy confirms talks with Delta, EasyJet for Alitalia stake

MILAN (AP) — Italy's state railway has confirmed it is in talks with Delta Air Lines and EasyJet as possible industrial partners in relaunching the troubled Alitalia airline. The sta...

Will American Airlines bar customers from changing a ticket?

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — American Airlines is threatening to prohibit customers from making changes to nonrefundable tickets if Congress makes good on a proposal to crack down on what critics call unr...

Global Used Aircraft Market 2018-2022 | Increase in the Number of Low-cost Carriers to Boost Growth | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 29, 2018--The global used aircraft market is expected to post a CAGR of more than 7% during the period 2018-2022, according to the latest market research report by . ...

Kuala Lumpur-Singapore Claims the Global #1 Ranking as Asian City Pairs Occupy the Top 5 Positions on OAG’s Busiest International Routes List

SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 3, 2018--Kuala Lumpur-Singapore has claimed the crown as the world’s busiest air passenger flight route topping the OAG Top 20 Busiest International Routes rankings wit...

Japan's Peach Aviation to gobble up Vanilla Air by 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – ANA Holdings will merge Vanilla Air and Peach Aviation to form Japan’s largest low-cost carrier by 2020, reports said Saturday. At present, the two airlines speci...

The Latest: FlyDubai and Boeing agree to $27 billion deal

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on developments at the Dubai Air Show with key deals struck at the venue (all times local): 1 p.m. Dubai's low-cost ca...

Hong Kong - Taipei the world's busiest international passenger route

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Routesonline on Sunday revealed the 2017 top international routes by passenger numbers. With an average of 80 flights per day - that's one every 18 minutes - Hong Kong (HKG...