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Ethiopian Airlines, Zambia to relaunch national airline at cost of $30 million

Ethiopian Airlines, Zambia to relaunch national airline at cost of $30 million

Ethiopian Airlines has signed a shareholding agreement with Zambia's main develoment agency to relaunch the southern African country's flag carrier at an initial cost of $30 million.

Jet Airways confident despite reports cash running out

Jet Airways confident despite reports cash running out

Jet Airways had told pilots it had enough cash left to keep operating for just 60 days and would need to put in place cost-cutting measures including pay cuts.

Air Italy’s new Boeing 737 MAX 8 steals show at Farnborough

Air Italy’s new Boeing 737 MAX 8 steals show at Farnborough

The aircraft was delivered to the airline just last week and flew straight to the airshow for spectators to tour and experience first-hand.

Qatar Airways wins four Skytrax awards

Qatar Airways wins four Skytrax awards

The awards demonstrate the quality of Qatar Airways’ unrivalled level of service, a statement by the airline said.

Qatar to launch case against UAE over rights violations

Qatar to launch case against UAE over rights violations

The case comes a year after Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt cut ties with Doha on June 5, 2017.

India's Jet Airways to buy 75 more Boeing planes

India's Jet Airways to buy 75 more Boeing planes

The Mumbai-headquartered airline said in a regulatory filing that it had entered another agreement with the US planemaker for the purchase of the aircraft.

North Korean airline plans new route to China's Xian

North Korean airline plans new route to China's Xian

Xian is set to become the fifth Chinese city with a direct flight to Pyongyang after Beijing, Shenyang, Shanghai and Chengdu.

Embattled Air India seeks multi-million-dollar loan

Embattled Air India seeks multi-million-dollar loan

The airline said it was looking for a short-term loan of Rs 10bn ($148mn) "to meet urgent working capital requirements".

Indian police seek to question AirAsia chief Tony Fernandes

Indian police seek to question AirAsia chief Tony Fernandes

The Central Bureau of Investigation earlier this week named Tony Fernandes, the airline and others in a complaint.

Indian government heads for airline auction flop

Indian government heads for airline auction flop

The cut-off date has already been put back by three weeks because of the lack of interest.

Korean Air offices raided on family tax evasion allegations

Korean Air offices raided on family tax evasion allegations

The family of Korean Air chief executive Cho Yang Ho has also been accused of smuggling luxury goods into the country.

Air Italy unveils Boeing 737 Max in  'striking' new livery

Air Italy unveils Boeing 737 Max in 'striking' new livery

The aircraft, the first of approximately 50 new aircraft to be added to the Air Italy fleet by 2022, is the first of 20 brand new Boeing 737 Max aircraft that will join the airline over the next three years.