Set to launch July 1st, Air Canada rouge will combine aspects of an ultra-low-cost carrier with some bits of legacy airline thrown in.
Canada’s WestJet on Thursday revealed the name for its planned regional carrier: WestJet Encore.
Indonesia’s Lion Air has committed to buying an undisclosed number of Boeing 787 Dreamliners, the airframer announced on Friday. The new planes will be used by Batik Air, a new full-service carrier to be launched by Lion in 2013.
An all-Boeing 717 carrier backed by some serious players seeks to make a dent in the European airline industry in just a few weeks.