Archive for January, 2014

Air NZ and Singapore Airlines set to form new alliance

Jan 16, 2014 No Comments by

Air New Zealand and Singapore Airlines will “re-kindle” their partnership and start a new alliance. The two carriers are set to collaborate once again on the New Zealand – Singapore route. Air New Zealand is set to resume its own services AKL-SIN with 777-200ERs and SQ will increase capacity by introducing A380s replacing the current […]

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Jetstar Hong Kong faces more setbacks: up to 7 A320 aircraft grounded

Jan 10, 2014 No Comments by

Jetstar Hong Kong, the proposed new fledgling start up airline, backed by The QANTAS Group, China Eastern and Shun Tak Holdings is facing further set backs. It seems unlikely that its operating licence will be approved any time soon therefore there is little chance of the airline starting operations this year. What is more concerning […]

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Delta Air Lines farewells the DC-9

Jan 06, 2014 No Comments by

Delta will finally retire. om 06 January 2014 its last remaining Douglas DC-9 series 50 jet from its fleet. Delta first introduced the jet to its fleet in 1965. Once it merged with Northwest Airlines in 2008, it once again inherited the DC-9 jet. Since 1965 Delta has operated a total of 305 of the […]

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