2017 June

Flybe heads in a new direction under new leadership

At the recent CAPA Airline Leader Summit in Dublin, Republic of Ireland, Christine Ourmieres-Widener, chief executive officer, Flybe talks about her early impressions of the airline

Queenstown Airport installs ‘Tap & Go’ payment solution at Car Park A and B 

Queenstown Airport installed (29-Jun-2017) the ‘Tap & Go’ payment solution at Car Park A and B as part of its NZD4.6 million (USD3.3 million) ground

Virgin Australia announces new non-executive director

Virgin Australia Group appointed (30-Jun-2017) Etihad Aviation Group chief group support services officer Harsh Mohan as non-executive director, replacing Bruno Matheu effective 30-Jun-2017. [more – original

Australian Government announces new air services arrangement with Kiribati

Australia‘s Government announced (29-Jun-2017) new air services arrangements with Kiribati, allowing carriers to launch services in the Australia-Kiribati market. Australia’s Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Darren

Delta Air Lines appoints new GM to manage Virgin Australia JV

Delta Air Lines appointed Clare Wheatley as GM Australia and New Zealand and Virgin Australia JV (Mice BTN, 29-Jun-2017). Ms Wheatley will serve as the lead

Video of the Week – CEO Updates: Virgin Australia, Qantas and Vietnam Airlines

CAPA attended the 2017 IATA AGM in Cancun to catch up with key members of the aviation industry for an exclusive interview on CAPA TV.

Airports Fiji Limited to issue dividend payment of USD21m for FY2016

Fiji‘s Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum stated Airports Fiji Limited is expected to issue a dividend payout of FJD43 million (USD21 million) for FY2016 to the

Qatar Airways awards catering agreement for Melbourne-Doha A380 service 

Qatar Airways awarded (27-Jun-2017) chef George Calombaris an agreement to develop the menu for the new A380 Melbourne-Doha service. The menu will be available to

JetGo Australia launches Albury-Gold Coast service and announces Wagga Wagga-Gold Coast plans

JetGo Australia, via its official Facebook account, announced (29-Jun-2017) the launch of Albury-Gold Coast service. The carrier also announced plans to launch Wagga Wagga-Gold Coast service

ASPAC appointment wrap up of the month

  The travel, tourism and aviation industries in the Asia Pacific region witness policy and upper level changes on a daily basis. It is important

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