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May 27, 2018 · Skift News

London Stansted Airport Subject to Flight Disruptions After UK Lightning Strikes

An aircraft refueling facility at London Stagnated Airport was damaged by lightning May 27, 2018, leading to flight disruptions. Skift Take: The flight disruptions at London Stansted will have a spillover effect at other airports during a UK bank holiday. Mother Nature obviously got her calendar wrong for this. — Dennis SchaalRead the Complete Story On Skift
June 21, 2018 · Skift News

Time Is Against UK Regional Airline Flybe as Challenges Mount

A Flybe Embraer E195. The airline has been trying to get rid of the aircraft for a number of years. Ronnie Macdonald Skift Take: Flybe's management team will be hoping the airline's latest turnaround strategy works, where others have failed. The carrier has plenty of challenges and is operating in a very tough environment. Might it find things easier as...
June 1, 2018 · Skift News

Airline Bosses Worldwide Face 5 Top Worries in 2018

Alexandre de Juniac, CEO of International Air Transport Association, is meeting with carriers in Sydney for a global conference. Airlines are paying lavish salaries to attract overseas aviators as the global aviation industry copes with a pilot shortage. Skift Take: As the International Air Transport Association gathers for a conference in Sydney, industry executives worry about jet fuel prices, among...