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Boeing says 737 MAX may not win FAA approval until mid-year

ImageCHICAGO - Boeing said on Tuesday it does not expect to win approval for the return of the 737 MAX to service until mid-year due to further potential developments in the certification process and regulatory scrutiny on it

Air India opens Mumbai - Stansted route

LONDON - Air India will add services between Mumbai and London Stansted next month.

New BA A350-1000 damaged in Tel Aviv

TEL AVIV - A shiny new British Airways A350-1000 was damaged during a hard landing in Tel Aviv Monday.

Iran seeks help reading downed planes black boxes

ImageDUBAI - Iran said it had asked the U.S. and French authorities for equipment to download information from black boxes on a downed Ukrainian airliner, potentially angering countries which want the recorders analysed abroa

South African Airways cancels "a few domestic flights"

ImageJOHANNESBURG - South African Airways (SAA) has cancelled "a few domestic flights," the state airline's spokesman Tlali Tlali said on Tuesday, adding that a statement would be issued shortly. SAA is running short of cash

Kosovo and Serbia agree to resume flights

ImagePRISTINA - Kosovo and Serbia agreed on Monday to launch direct commercial flights after a two-decade interval in a deal mediated by the United States in an attempt to push the two former foes closer to normalising relati

Easyjet to raise winter guidance

LUTON - British low-cost airline Easyjet said its first-half winter performance would improve from last year, helped by robust travel demand and a slight easing of competition in the European short-haul flying market.

Boeing borrows 10 billion to cover 737 MAX expenses

SEATTLE - Boeing is in talks with banks about borrowing 10 billion US Dollars or more amid rising costs after the two fatal 737 Max crashes, CNBC reported on Monday citing people familiar with the matter.

Embraer studies turboprop within Boeing venture

ImageSAO JOSE DOS CAMPOS - Brazilian planemaker Embraer is in the advanced stages of studying the launch of a new turboprop aircraft to be developed through a venture it is planning with Boeing, subject to necessary approvals

Gulf airlines continue to operate in Iranian airspace

ImageKUWAIT - Qatar Airways, Emirates and several other Gulf airlines still fly in Iraqi and Iranian airspace and to cities in both countries, even as other international carriers like British Airways and Lufthansa have rerou