A recruitment drive by Australia's Qantas Airways Ltd after a seven-year hiatus is exacerbating shortages of pilots at regional air services that provide a lifeline to remote communities in the country's sparsely populated Outback.
UK investigators have determined that an Aurigny Air Services ATR 72-500 suffered a serious in-flight upset after its crew vainly attempted to climb out of a region of icing instead of following the correct checklist procedures.
Airline stocks were battered for a second session Tuesday, as investors continued to monitor the flooding in Texas caused by hurricane Harvey and await updates on when regional airports and air services can be restored.
JEDDAH: Saudi Arabia's new budget carrier Flyadeal said on Thursday (Aug 24) it will start flying next month, as the kingdom seeks to expand air services to boost tourism in a radical overhaul of its oil-dependent economy.
Flyadeal, a subsidiary...