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American Airlines Boeing 777-200ER

American Airlines Reduces New York To London Capacity

American Airlines

On any given day, there are up to 33 daily flights operating between New York City and London. In an earlier post (refer to our coverage here), we examined the players and their product mix. In this post, we will discuss how American Airlines (AA)’s aircraft change in mid December 2015 will impact the market in both economy and premium cabins.

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Turkish Airlines Expanding with Airbus A380s? (Updated)

Turkish Airlines

Turkish Airlines has been going through major route expansion since entering Star Alliance back in 2008. The biggest aircraft it currently operates is a Boeing 777-300ER which can sit 337 passengers in a three-class configuration.  The “Globally Yours” airline has been looking for options to lease or buy bigger aircraft type to fly from its hub in Istanbul (IST) to highly populated cities like Beijing (PEK), Shanghai (PVG) and Tokyo (HND/NRT) where flight slots are more restricted.

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