Bangladesh- US-Bangla receives fourth ATR 72-600

October 23, 2019 9:10 am
Bangladesh- US-Bangla receives fourth ATR 72-600

Private carrier US-Bangla Airlines received its fourth ATR 72-600 yesterday. The number of aircraft in its fleet is now 11, highest among private airlines. The latest ATR 72-600 landed at Dhaka airport yesterday in the afternoon. Capt Ahmed Shikdar, Chief Advisor of US-Bangla Airlines officially received the aircraft. High officials […]

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Florida’s Via Airlines files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

October 20, 2019 8:43 am
Florida’s Via Airlines files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Via Airlines (VC, Orlando Int’l) has filed for voluntary Chapter 11 bankruptcy at the Florida Middle Bankruptcy Court and plans to restructure through the court-mandated procedure and eventually fly again, the Orlando Business Journal has reported. The airline said in its filing that it was unable to continue operations in […]

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India’s SpiceJet nears widebody, drone ops

October 19, 2019 12:08 pm
India’s SpiceJet nears widebody, drone ops

SpiceJet (SG, Delhi Int’l) has dusted off its plans to add widebody aircraft and hopes to add the first such jets in early 2020, the Press Trust of India newswire has reported. While the carrier is negotiating with both Airbus and Boeing, it is also reportedly evaluating a potential bid […]

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