Airways Weekly Briefing: Sept 12-18, 2022
Here are this week's most-read articles, including Turkish Airlines' network milestone, Air New Zealand's first nonstop AKL-JFK flight, and Air Canada's electric aircraft foray.
Choose the story that interests you the most and read on!
Top 10 Stories of the Week
Turkish Airlines Becomes World’s Largest Network Carrier — airwaysmag.com Turkish Airlines (TK) set historic records in July and August, with the flag carrier increasing its seat capacity by 14%.
Air New Zealand Completes First Nonstop AKL-JFK Flight — airwaysmag.com
Air New Zealand's (NZ) first nonstop flight to the Big Apple landed at New York's JFK Airport.
Air Canada to Acquire 30 ES-30 Electric Regional Aircraft — airwaysmag.com As well as signing an LOI for 30 ES-30 electric-hybrid aircraft, Air Canada (AC) will also purchase a stake in the new manufacturer.
30 New Jets For Air India — airwaysmag.com The incoming aircraft will see Air India (AI) launch its new 'Premium Economy' cabin.
United Airlines, Emirates Announce Historic Agreement — airwaysmag.com
United Airlines (UA) and Emirates (EK) announced a historic commercial partnership.
STARLUX Announces Long-haul Launch — airwaysmag.com Taiwanese carrier STARLUX Airlines (JX) is about to take a significant step closer to fulfilling its goal of establishing long-haul Taipei links.
Spirit Shareholders to Vote on JetBlue Purchase — airwaysmag.com Another chapter in the take-over saga of Spirit Airlines (NK) is set to take place in October.
Boeing to Sell China-bound 737 MAX Jets to Others — airwaysmag.com Boeing’s CEO, David Calhoun, stated that the manufacturer will no longer wait for China to greenlight the 737 MAX.
Southern Airways Express Begins Flights to Atlanta — airwaysmag.com A new deal is being made between Southern Airways Express (9X) and Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL).
Japan to Waive Tourist Visa Requirements — airwaysmag.com Japan is to waive its tourist visa requirements as part of a further easing of its COVID-19 border controls.
The Airways Shop
September 2022 Issue — airwaysmag.com
Durable, reliable, and built specifically for lower-demand markets, the Embraer ERJ135 is the choice of Contour due to its excellent range capability to open new routes.
2023 Airways Calendar — airwaysmag.com
The official Airways Magazine 2023 Calendar is here! Pre-order starts on September 1st! $30, shipping worldwide included! Be ready! The quantity is limited!