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  • 01 Apr 2007

    Air Canada

    Air Canada will end its daily B767service to India this coming spring dueto insufficient demand. The airline willdiscontinue all direct flights betweenToronto and New Delhi on May 1.Separately, the carrier said that it willintroduce daily non-stop B777 servicebetween Vancouver...... Read More
  • 01 Apr 2007

    Malaysia Airlines

    Malaysia Airlines and TransaeroAirlines have launched a partnershipto develop Moscow Domodedovo-KualaLumpur service. Russia’s Transaero willoperate the route with a 767-300 withMAS as a code-share partner.... Read More
  • 01 Apr 2007

    Pakistan International Airlines (PIA)

    The European Commission hasadded Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) to its latest list of carriers bannedfrom the European Union. However,the ban does not include PIA’s flightsoperated with B777s.... Read More
  • 01 Apr 2007

    Boeing

    Boeing said it is planning for thefirst test flight of the 787 in August.The US aircraft manufacturer will startassembling the plane in the secondquarter.... Read More
  • 01 Apr 2007

    Continental Airlines

    Continental Airlines will launch dailyB777-200 non-stop flights between NewarkAirport and Mumbai beginningOctober 30, 2007. Continental hasoperated non-stop service between NewYork and Delhi since 2005.... Read More
  • 01 Apr 2007

    Tiger Airways

    Singapore-based Tiger Airways hasobtained formal approval from Australia’sForeign Investment Review Boardto create its wholly owned subsidiary,Tiger Airways Australia, which will startdomestic services in Australia later thisyear using as many as five A320s.... Read More
  • 01 Apr 2007

    Aeroflot Cargo

    Aeroflot Cargo agreed to lease sixnew Il-96-400Ts from Ilyushin Financefor delivery starting in 2008. It is alsoexpected shortly to announce plans toacquire 22 A350XWBs for delivery startingin 2015. It may also a contract forup to 15 smaller Airbus A330s.... Read More
  • 01 Apr 2007

    Air India

    Air India damp-leased an A310-300from Czech Airlines for a Mumbai-Hong Kong-Bangkok and Mumbai-Kuala Lumpur-New Delhi service.The aircraft had been operated byCSA on a service to Dubai, which wassuspended.... Read More
  • 01 Apr 2007

    UAE-based Freight Systems group

    The UAE-based Freight Systemsgroup has set up offices in Hong Kongand France, which will offer the completerange of supply chain solutions andwill be connected to FSL’s IT systems.... Read More
  • 01 Apr 2007

    British Airways

    Dubai-based airline Emirates saidit had no plan to buy British Airways,refuting trader talk that Europe’s third largestairline could be taken over.... Read More