Aeroflot takes delivery of its first A350-900

Toulouse, 28 February 2020 – Aeroflot, the Russian flag carrier and member of the SkyTeam alliance, has taken delivery of its first Airbus A350-900, becoming the launch operator of the latest generation widebody aircraft in Eastern Europe and CIS. Aeroflot’s A350-900 features a distinctive new livery embracing its almost 100-year heritage. Aeroflot has a total…

WestJet adds Halifax to Manchester from June 2020

WestJet Airlines (WS/WJA) have today announced they will commence direct scheduled flights between Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ/CYHZ) in Canada and Manchester Airport (MAN/EGCC) in the United Kingdom. The first departure from Halifax will be on Friday 5th June 2020, returning from Manchester on Saturday 6th June 2020. The route will be operated using WestJet…

Primera Air Ceases Operations

Primera Air Ceases Operation After 14 years of operation, Primera Air today announced it would cease operations with immediate effect on the 2nd October 2018. This closure applies to both arms of the Primera Air business, Primera Air Scandinavia (IATA:PF, ICAO:PRI) and PrimeraAir Nordic (IATA:6F, ICAO:PRW). Over the years Primera Air had established themselves as…