Southwest Airlines Co. said it expects to save more than $500 million in capital spending on new jetliners through 2018 by pushing back delivery of some Boeing Co. planes as it curbs growth in its fleet.
EasyJet Plc, Europe’s second-largest discount carrier, said it will deliver improved returns and profitability in the full year after a drive to secure more business travelers helped pare fiscal first-half losses.
Aviation Lease & Finance Co., a Kuwaiti aircraft leasing company, will generally refrain from buying new airliners until it gets the first of 117 planes already on order in four years, its chairman said.
Indonesia started investigations into at least its fourth aircraft accident in 16 months after a Boeing 737-800 passenger jet operated by PT Lion Mentari Airlines, which is banned from flying in Europe, crashed into the sea at Bali’s international airport.
Indonesia started investigations into at least its fourth aircraft accident in 16 months after a Boeing Co. 737-800 passenger jet operated by PT Lion Mentari Airlines, which is banned from flying in Europe, crashed into the sea off Bali’s international airport.
Turkish Airlines placed an order for 70 Boeing Co. 737 short-haul jetliners plus 25 options with a potential list price of $9.4 billion, less than a month after agreeing to purchase the rival A320 plane from Airbus SAS.
BAE Systems Plc, Europe’s biggest defense company, is chasing a contract to supply flight-control gear to Boeing Co.’s 737 Max jetliner as it seeks to boost civil sales amid declining military spending in the U.K. and U.S.
Etihad Airways PJSC, the third- biggest Gulf airline, added Serbian national carrier JAT Airways as its latest code-share partner and said the accord should prove a first step toward a more comprehensive tieup.