AirAsia X Records $43m Loss For December Quarter

AirAsia X has recorded a US$43 million loss for the December 2020 quarter. It brings losses at the airline for calendar 2020 to nearly $330 million. The results, announced on Friday, February... Read more »

SAS Records $243m First Quarter Loss As It Hopes For A Better Summer

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) shared a report of its Q1 2021 results this week. The carrier notes that it made a loss of MSEK 2,050 (~$243 million) during this period. It adds that... Read more »

Singapore Airlines Boeing 747-400F Body Damaged In Brussels

After flying from Dallas-Fort Worth to Brussels on February 26th, a Singapore Airlines 747-400F was found to have damage to its body during a post-flight inspection. Images posted to Twitter show that the... Read more »

United Airlines Fined $49m Over Fraud On Postal Service Contracts

United Airlines has agreed to pay over $49 million to resolve criminal charges and civil claims in regards to postal service fraud for transporting international mail. This settlement relates to incidents between... Read more »

Delta Flight Delayed Over 15 Hours After Boeing 737 Suffers Electrical Trim Problem

A Delta Air Lines Boeing 737 was flying from Louisville, Kentucky to Atlanta, Georgia on February 21st. However, the aircraft had to return to the airport it departed from due to a... Read more »

Alaska Airlines Will Not Hit 2019 Fleet Count Until 2024 At The Soonest

Alaska Airlines does not plan on hitting its 2019 fleet count before 2024, at the soonest. Amid slower deliveries of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft compared to Airbus aircraft retirements, the airline is... Read more »

Qantas To Roll Out Health Passports Next Week

Qantas shared this week that it is looking into the use of digital health pass apps to help resume safe international travel. The CommonPass and IATA Travel Pass smartphone apps are being... Read more »

Rossiya Boeing 777 Experiences Engine Issues Landing In Moscow

A Boeing 777 operated by Russian airline Rossiya has experienced engine issues on landing at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport this morning. The aircraft, a 15-year-old 777-300ER, did not have the same Pratt &... Read more »

American Airlines Allows Passengers To Buy COVID Tests With Airmiles

American Airlines is now allowing AAdvantage members to redeem miles for COVID-19 tests. For a mere 12,000 miles, passengers can order an at-home COVID-19 testing kit through LetsGetChecked. From Friday, American Airlines... Read more »

Brazil Gives Final Approval For Delta-LATAM Joint Venture

The trans-American Joint Venture Agreement signed by Delta Air Lines and LATAM last year has been given final approval in Brazil. Uruguay has also ratified the deal, leaving just the US and... Read more »