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Wednesday May 22, 2019

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IAG reports €800m swing into profit

IAG, parent company of British Airways and Iberia, has just announced a major swing back into profits; powered by good performance in BA and Vueling.

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Boeing profits soar on aircraft deliveries

Boeing's fourth-quarter profits rose 26% to $1.23bn (£742m) as it delivered more commercial aircraft.

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Bombardier to cut 1,700 jobs as CSeries overruns

Canada's Bombardier has said it will cut 1,700 jobs in its aerospace division in an attempt to save money. The job cuts will affect about 4% of the aerospace division's workforce and come amid delays in the development of two of its aircraft.

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Airbus rounds up 2013 with record deliveries & orders

Airbus exceeded its commercial targets in 2013, achieving a new record of 626 aircraft deliveries [493 A320 Family aircraft, 108 A330, 25 A380] to 93 customers (15 new) and a new industry record of 1619 gross orders (377 A320ceo, 876 A320neo, 77 A330, 239 A350 XWB, 50 A380) beating the previous record in 2011 by 11 aircraft. The year was also Airbus’ most valuable gross order intake (List price US$ 240.5 billion). By year end, the backlog had climbed to an industry wide record of 5,559 aircraft, valued at US$ 809 billion at list prices, or eight years production.

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O'Leary reveals Ryanair-Google plan to 'change how we buy tickets forever

Michael O'Leary famously had a very public spat over airline 'comparison' sites, like SkyScanner. As the vitriolic boss turns over a new leaf with customer service, the Irish Independant reports Ryanair is now jumping into bed with Google Flights.

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Applying Airbus innovation for better efficiency and performance in spares management

Airbus Managed Inventory (AMI) service is demonstrating its advantages for a growing international customer base,

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SKYMARK Airlines signs FHS Components contract with Airbus covering its leased A330s

SKYMARK Airlines has signed a Flight Hour Services (FHS) components contract with Airbus covering support for 10 leased

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Emirates to implement Airbus Managed Inventory AMI Service

Dubai Airshow 2013 – Emirates Airline has signed an agreement to implement a structured trial of the Airbus Managed

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Germania becomes new Airbus A321 operator

S.A.T., the holding company of the Berlin-based German carrier Germania, has taken delivery of its first out of two A321s

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