Lufthansa CEO, in favor of slower sector growth

The executive president of the German airline Lufthansa, Carsten Spohr, has spoken in favor of a slower growth of air traffic. “This sector needs qualitative growth and not quantitative and blind growth,” Spohr said in statements made Monday. Without naming rival Ryanair, Spohr has criticized “the global war of unparalleled prices” that took place this […]

Cathay Pacific invoices 53,547 million HK $ in the first half of 2019

Cathay Pacific Group has announced the results obtained during the first six months of 2019. The airline has a turnover of 53,547 million Hong Kong dollars (HK $), representing an increase of 0.9% over the same period last year. Cathay Pacific continues in this way with solid progress thanks to the positive results of both […]

Global passenger air traffic grew 5% in June

Commercial tensions between the US and China slow down the demand to travel between the two powers Global passenger air traffic increased by 5% in June compared to the same month last year, with an average capacity increase by airlines of 3.3% and a load factor of 84.4 %, 1.4 percentage points, which broke the […]

Iberia launches a luggage collection service for its customers

Iberia has partnered with the ‘start up’ Bag on Board (BoB) so that its customers can request baggage pick-up and go to the airport without having to carry luggage, a service only available originating in Madrid and Barcelona for flights to all the airports to which the company flies except the United States, Israel and […]

Airbus earns 1,197 million in the first half, 141% more

Expect to deliver between 880 and 890 aircraft in 2019 Airbus recorded a net profit of 1,197 million euros during the first half of the year, which represents 141% more than the 496 million obtained in the same period of 2018, as reported on Wednesday by the aeronautical group that maintains the forecasts it made […]

The Brazilian airline GOL reduces its losses 94.8% until June

Check upward its outlook for 2019 and 2020 for oil and the depreciation of the Brazilian real The Brazilian airline GOL has reduced its ‘red numbers’ by 94.8% in the first half, with losses of 85.6 million Brazilian reais (19.8 million euros). In the second quarter, the company cut its losses 89.9%, to 194.6 million […]