Avelo to offer flights from Lexington to Florida this fall

For the first time in over a decade, a new airline carrier is coming to Lexington’s Blue Grass Airport, airport officials announced Thursday. Avelo, a low-cost carrier with bases in Orlando, Fla., Hollywood, Calif. and New Haven, CT, will begin non-stop service from Lexington to two locations in Florida. The company will begin service to … Read more

Overview of Airline Partnerships, Including Interline Agreements, Codeshare Agreements, Airline Alliances, and Joint Venture Agreements

Global Travel and Hospitality Customer Engagement Growth Opportunities Report 2022 with Use Cases for Amelia - Resort World Las Vegas, Teleperformance - TP Travel, Webhelp

DUBLIN, July 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “Global Airline and Tourism Growth Opportunities” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This study investigates the relationship between popular tourist destinations and the airline agreements of their top carriers, identifying each destination’s primary source countries of international tourism. Europe topped the list of 10 destinations as the … Read more

SpiceJet says airplane aborted Mumbai takeoff due to caution alert

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A Spicejet airline, which was scheduled to fly from Mumbai on Thursday to Kandla in the western state of Gujarat could not take off due to a caution alert. According to the airline, there was no safety issue, it was only because of a caution alert the flight could not take off. “A SpiceJet Q400 … Read more

JetBlue buys Spirit for $3.8 billion, forming nation’s fifth-largest airline

JetBlue buys Spirit for $3.8 billion, forming nation's fifth-largest airline

JetBlue has agreed to buy Spirit Airlines 00:27 JetBlue is buying Spirit Airlines for $3.8 billion, creating the nation’s fifth-largest airline. The agreement, announced Thursday, comes a day after Spirit’s attempt to merge with Frontier Airlines fell apart. JetBlue will acquire Spirit for $33.50 per share in cash, including a prepayment of $2.50 per share … Read more

Airline executive says Mississippi city is good fit for commercial air service from his company – Magnolia State Live

Airline executive says Mississippi city is good fit for commercial air service from his company - Magnolia State Live

Southern Airways Chief Commercial Officer Mark Cestari was scheduled to be in Natchez today to tour the market and meet with city, county and airport officials, but he didn’t make it. Ironically, Cestari’s connecting flight was canceled and he had no way to make it to Natchez in time for today’s meeting and market tour. … Read more

Couple marries days after surviving plane crash together

Rosseana Morales and Allen Kang got married five days after surviving a small plane crash...

BOTHELL, Wash. (KING) – An engaged couple moved up their wedding date, getting married days after they survived a small plane crash due to engine failure. The love story between Allen Kang and Rosseana Morales took flight years ago, but it was cemented July 20 when their small plane crash-landed on a street in Bothell, … Read more

Civil Aviation reports 478 technical snag-related occurrences in planes within a year

Civil Aviation reports 478 technical snag-related occurrences in planes within a year

A total of 478 technical snag-related occurrences were reported in planes between July 1, 2021 and June 30, 2022. “During operations, an aircraft may experience technical snags due to malfunctioning of components/equipment fitted on the aircraft which require rectification by the airlines for continued safe, efficient and reliable air transport service. These technical snags are … Read more