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Ryanair to delay pilot leave as carrier battles cancellations

Ryanair to delay pilot leave as carrier battles cancellations

Ryanair will force pilots to delay planned annual leave as it battles to overcome shortages in coming weeks. The low-cost carrier said last week it would cancel as many as 50 flights a day until the end of October after misallocating pilot holiday until the end of the year.

World Routes to welcome aviation industry to Barcelona

World Routes to welcome aviation industry to Barcelona

World Routes will this weekend bring together senior decision makers from airports, destinations and airlines to negotiate new air services. Around 2,600 delegates from 130 countries will meet during four days at Barcelona’s Fira Gran Via.

BP Ventures to invest $10m in jet charter marketplace Victor

BP Ventures to invest $10m in jet charter marketplace Victor

Business-to-consumer jet charter marketplace Victor has announced the signing of a strategic investment agreement with BP Ventures. BP’s investment arm has committed to invest $10 million as lead investor to Victor’s Series B fundraising round.