HNA/Virgin Australia: buy away

Stake buying is good news for Virgin but does not resolve the question of its ownership

HNA snaps up stake in Virgin Australia

Conglomerate also eyes Air France catering unit Servair

Iata warns of slowdown in air travel

Trade body signals cautious outlook for passenger traffic

Lufthansa grounds flights to Venezuela

German airline cites economic woes and currency controls

Low fuel costs boost profits at Wizz Air

UK-listed Hungarian carrier promises to match rivals’ fare cuts

Aerion’s AS2 supersonic jet

Private jets ride out turbulence

Demand has stalled for now, but new technology and supersonic projects could drive growth

TriFan 600 concept

Buzz around next-level business jets lures investors

Entrepreneurs seek novel ways to finance blue-sky projects

Jet and yacht
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Corporate jets — the ultimate perk

It can be argued that it does not make economic sense for chief executives to waste time at airports

Ryanair expects EgyptAir crash to hit fares

Low-cost airline grapples with terrorist fears and pricing pressure

VietJet signs $11bn Boeing order

Budget airline targets expanding domestic and regional markets

Data suggest fire onboard EgyptAir flight

Seven warning messages sent in the minutes before A320 went down

‘Difficult’ search begins for MS804 black box

Ships and aircraft sweeping area 290km off Alexandria coast

Wreckage found in hunt for EgyptAir jet

Debris from Airbus discovered in eastern Mediterranean, says airline

EgyptAir flight disappearance – live updates

Qatar raises stake in BA parent group

Doha-based carrier is forging an increasingly close relationship with International Airlines Group

Airbus and Boeing contend with headwinds

Groups face increased risk of airlines delaying jet deliveries

Fuel shortages hit Nigerian airlines

Four carriers delay or cancel domestic flights

Feedback – in-flight class envy

FT readers respond to Michael Skapinker on economy v business

Heathrow expansion

The government’s alternatives for increasing UK airport capacity

We are suckers in airline cabin class war

The dividing curtain triggers envy, researchers say, but the surprise is that there is not more anger

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