Tag: Alitalia

Alitalia-Etihad bankruptcy investigation closed: 21 suspects

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 18, 2020 01:12

The public prosecutor's office in Civitavecchi, Italy, closed the Alitalia-Etihad bankruptcy investigation into the Alitalia crack by contesting, for various reasons, the crimes of aggravated fraudulent bankruptcy, false corporate communications, ... Read More

Lufthansa CEO on Alitalia: “We need the right partner and restructuring”

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- January 14, 2020 02:38

The Alitalia case returns with concerns over some of the critical activities of the Italian economy. The economic daily Sole 24 Ore reports: “Carsten Spohr <CEO of Lufthansa> explains the ... Read More

Hundreds of flights cancelled, thousands stranded by Italy and Finland air strikes

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- November 25, 2019 18:15

The latest Italian air-traffic control strike has effectively brought air traffic to and from Italy to a grinding halt, with hundreds of flights cancelled or severely delayed, and tens of ... Read More

Omarjee Aviation with Alitalia in Mauritius

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- October 31, 2019 22:15

Omarjee Aviation of Mauritius is on record saying "Welcome back Alitalia! We look forward welcoming you on board during this season. 3 times weekly from Mauritius to Rome." Alitalia has ... Read More

Alitalia Airline rescue: All-out negotiations with Benettons

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- May 14, 2019 02:54

The plight of Alitalia Airline continues just as expected with negotiations for Alitalia by the Benetton Group ongoing, despite the denials of the case by both parties. "The plan sees ... Read More

The complex definition of the new Alitalia airline drags on

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- April 26, 2019 03:52

With the definitive go-ahead for the growth decree, the Italy Council of Ministers added a further element to the complex definition of the new Alitalia airline. The approved text, in ... Read More

Qatar Airways: Investment in Air Italy fully compliant with US-Qatar Open Skies Agreement

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019 15:45

Following recent false accusations relating to Qatar Airways’ shareholding in Air Italy, such baseless statements and consistent inaccuracies need addressing as a matter of urgency. Qatar Airways holds a 49 ... Read More

Keeping Alitalia airline afloat: 900 million euro bridge loan conversion

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- April 11, 2019 04:06

Italy’s last council of ministers have approved a new decree law with 11 new rules presented by the Minister of Economic Development, Luigi Di Maio. Among these, at the last ... Read More

Delta resumes flights from Venice to NY and Atlanta

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 29, 2019 00:11

Beginning March 31 Delta Air Lines will resume summer flight services from Marco Polo airport in Venice, Italy, with connections to JFK International Airport in New York and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta ... Read More

Alitalia airline: The ongoing medley

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 20, 2019 21:57

The journey of Gianfranco Battisti, CEO of Ferrovie Dello Stato Italiane (FS), to the United States would have borne its first fruits in the definition of the new company for ... Read More

30,000 flights won’t be able to land at Milan’s Airport Linate during Italy’s high summer season

Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN- February 26, 2019 00:18

Milan’s Airport Linate is not only very passenger friendly but also very easy to reach from Milan’s city center. There are three airports for Milan with Linate being the closest ... Read More

Alitalia airline: Of back doors and scoundrels?

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 22, 2019 01:37

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economic Development, Luigi Di Maio, meeting the unions at Mise, (Ministry of Economic Development) outlined the account of the new company, AZ, and declared, ... Read More

Milan Malpensa Airport: Record-breaking 2018 traffic

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019 23:05

The history books have been rewritten as SEA’s Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) confirmed the continuation of its positive traffic growth, with 24.6 million passengers being handled in 2018, seeing the ... Read More

Rome–Fiumicino International Airport new route to Nairobi

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019 18:05

Rome Fiumicino looks set to welcome back another important tailfin this summer, as Kenya Airways plans to launch four weekly 787 direct flights to the airport from Nairobi this June. ... Read More

Milan Bergamo ready for 13 million passengers in 2019

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 8, 2019 09:16

As Milan Bergamo continues to grow, it is expected that the airport will break through the 13 million passenger barrier in 2019, with the airport offering over 125 routes spread ... Read More