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Air Transat joins Worldwide by easyJet

Air Transat joins Worldwide by easyJet

Travellers arriving at London Gatwick airport from 78 cities in Europe and Africa will now have access to even more connecting flights to Canada with Air Transat thanks to the Worldwide by easyJet platform.

Rising fuel prices see profit forecasts cut at Wizz Air

Rising fuel prices see profit forecasts cut at Wizz Air

Wizz Air has become the latest carrier to be hit by the rising price of fuel, downgrading its forecast for full-year profits. The European carrier also pointed to a summer marred by air traffic control strikes and congested airports for the cut.

GlobalBeacon goes live with Qatar Airways

GlobalBeacon goes live with Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways has become the launch customer for GlobalBeacon, a product solution created by FlightAware and Aireon that provides the airline with global, real-time flight tracking.

Ryanair to overhaul website during 12 hour closure

Ryanair to overhaul website during 12 hour closure

Ryanair has confirmed that its website and mobile app will close for 12 hours for a systems upgrade. The services will be taken offline from 17:00 on Wednesday, November 7th, until approximately 05:00 on Thursday, November 8th.

Vietjet places 50 A321neo order with Airbus

Vietjet places 50 A321neo order with Airbus

Vietnamese carrier Vietjet has placed a firm order with Airbus for an additional 50 A321neo single aisle aircraft, finalising a memorandum of understanding signed at the Farnborough International Airshow in July.