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  1. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Firm fuel prices force Asian airlines into hedging

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 01:21am by Reuters

    ... the spokesman said. ANA's hedge ratio for its 2014 financial year is 45 per cent, similar to the 2013 and 2012 financial years, said a spokesman for Japan's largest carrier. Korean Air Lines ...

  2. Business - China Business - AVIATION

    Weak passenger revenues could offset fuel cost savings at Big Three airlines

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 10:47am by Charlotte So

    ... airlines' top line. Mainland officials also cut their travel budgets to comply with the anti-extravagance campaign launched by Beijing more than a year ago, hurting demand for first- ...

  3. News - World - AVIATION

    Global high-fliers pay up big to stay away from the economy-class masses

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 09:47pm by AP

    ... airlines have put a greater focus on catering to the most affluent fliers' desire for new levels of privacy. There is a lot of money on the line. At big carriers such as American Airlines, ... in discreet corners of their terminals in New York, Chicago and elsewhere, that allow for a speedy check-in. Boarding passes in hand, travellers move straight through to the front of security lines ...

  4. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Cathay continues to idle part of its freight fleet

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 04:34am by CHALOTTE SO

    ... overcapacity in the industry, the scattering of the production lines on the mainland for Apple's iPhones and iPads has added to Cathay's woes. "In the past, we could wait here for the products to be trucked down from the production lines in the Pearl River Delta … now we have to fly to new production centres in Chongqing and Zhengzhou," Woodrow said. Chief executive John ...

  5. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Virgin's Branson issues warning over state support for rival Qantas

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 04:47am by AFP

    ... limits on foreign investment or provide state intervention to help shore up its bottom line as it battles record fuel costs and fierce competition from subsidised rivals. The Australian carrier ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Dozens of Hong Kong-based Virgin Atlantic cabin crew to lose jobs

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 04:04am by Charlotte So

    ... and the cancellation of Sydney is part of it." Branson sold a 49 per cent stake in Virgin to Delta Air Lines in December 2012, in a move to help the loss-making airline to stay afloat. An industry veteran ...

  7. News - World - AVIATION

    New York's outdated LaGuardia Airport set for US$3.6b revamp

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 11:28pm by AP

    ... of its models while the assembly line is still running... But this is the way airports get redeveloped. Every airline understands this." ...

  8. News - World - AVIATION

    Jenny Lauren fined in Ireland for being drunk on Delta flight

    Posted Jan 08th 2014, 09:53pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Dublin Lauren's niece bailed on flight drunk charges The niece of fashion designer Ralph Lauren has been fined €2,000 (HK$21,128) for an "air rage" incident on a New York-bound plane that forced it to land in Ireland. Jewellery designer Jenny Lauren pleaded guilty yesterday to breaching the peace and being drunk on the Delta Air Lines flight ...

  9. News - World - AVIATION

    BAE Systems Tornado fighter jet in test flight with 3D printer components

    Posted Jan 06th 2014, 02:18am by AFP

    ... such as ships and aircraft carriers. "And if it's feasible to get machines out on the front line, it also gives improved capability where we wouldn't traditionally have any manufacturing ...

  10. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Crunch vote for key airport depot

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 04:28am by Charlotte So

    ... unmanned train lines, which was the best site. "If it were moved, transit times will be increased and compromise the operation and maintenance of the train in the future," one ...




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