Tag: Avianca

Star Alliance launches Connection Service at Newark Liberty International Airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019 18:45

The Star Alliance Connection Service is now available at Newark Liberty International Airport. This assists passengers with tight connections between two Star Alliance member airline flights. Dedicated Connection Service staff ... Read More

Avianca announces CEO retirement

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019 01:31

Avianca Holdings S.A. today announced that Hernán Rincón Lema has notified the Avianca Holdings Board of Directors that he plans to retire from the Company effective April 30, 2019 after ... Read More

Ailing Avianca’s plan to sell airport slots might be rejected

editor editor- April 8, 2019 21:12

Avianca is the fourth largest airline in Brazil, and it has been in judicial recovery since December of last year with debts of approximately R$500 million. A new plan approved ... Read More

Azul to buy Avianca Brasil’s assets

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 11, 2019 17:30

Azul S.A, the largest airline in Brazil by number of departures and destinations, announces today that it has signed a non-binding agreement with Avianca Brasil to acquire certain assets of ... Read More

Avianca Airlines enters its 100th year of uninterrupted operation

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019 16:20

In 2019 Avianca Airlines celebrates its 100-year anniversary. It ratifies its position as the oldest airline in the Americas and the oldest in the world with uninterrupted operations. In order ... Read More

New Global Operations Manager at iWorld of Travel

editor editor- January 24, 2019 00:40

IWorld of Travel announced the addition of Joe Sayers to the corporate team headquartered in Florida, effective immediately, as the new Global Operations Manager. Read More

United Reports November 2018 Operational Performance

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 10, 2018 11:34

United Airlines (UAL) today reported November 2018 operational results. UAL's November 2018 consolidated traffic (revenue passenger miles) increased 7.1 percent and consolidated capacity (available seat miles) increased 5.5 percent versus ... Read More

US Airways and Avianca announce new bilateral codeshare agreement

editor editor- December 20, 2012 04:17

TEMPE, Ariz. - US Airways and Avianca today announced a new bilateral codeshare agreement after receiving approval from the U.S. Department of Transportation. Read More

Avianca and TACA Airlines announce their entry into Star Alliance

editor editor- June 26, 2012 08:18

Avianca and TACA Airlines have announced their official entry into Star Alliance. Read More

Fabio Villegas: Avianca to replace Fokker jets

editor editor- December 1, 2009 03:49

BOGOTA, Colombia - Colombia's largest airline, Avianca, plans to replace Fokker jets with new airplanes of 100 seats or less, Chief Executive Fabio Villegas said. Read More

Efromovich to own Latin America’s No. 2 airline

editor editor- October 19, 2009 05:03

CARTAGENA, Colombia - A little more than 10 years after buying his first jet in Brazil, Bolivian-born German Efromovich is set to control the second-largest airline in Latin America, with ... Read More

Avianca owner: We will need many planes

editor editor- October 9, 2009 05:52

BOGOTA - Newly merged airlines Avianca SA of Colombia and Grupo TACA of El Salvador will need many planes, businessman German Efromovich, the controlling shareholder of the holding company that ... Read More