AJ Impact

Government will nationalise Kenya Airways

Officials say buying out shareholders could take 18 months.

Government will nationalise Kenya Airways

AJ Impact

Boeing posts biggest loss in its history. Is 737 MAX to blame?

Chief executive acknowledges for the first time that his company may have to slow or halt production of the 737 MAX.

Boeing posts biggest loss in its history. Is 737 MAX to blame?

AJ Impact

Lawmakers in Nairobi back nationalisation of Kenya Airways

Transport committee endorses proposal to fold airline - and the capital's airport - into an aviation holding company.

Lawmakers in Nairobi back nationalisation of Kenya Airways

Egypt

Passengers scramble to rebook after BA suspends Cairo flights

Travellers say Cairo flights being rebooked on Egypt Air 'strange' in light of security concern raised by suspension.

Passengers scramble to rebook after BA suspends Cairo flights

Egypt

British Airways, Lufthansa suspend flights to Cairo

Two airlines cite unspecified security concerns but give no details about what may have prompted the move.

British Airways, Lufthansa suspend flights to Cairo

AJ Impact

Boeing takes a $4.9bn hit over its grounded 737 MAX planes

The charge will force the company to report its first quarterly loss in a decade.

Boeing takes a $4.9bn hit over its grounded 737 MAX planes

AJ Impact

Victim slams Boeing over 737 MAX plane crash that took his family

Some victims' families object to Boeing's multi-million dollar compensation offer, saying its a 'publicity stunt'.

Victim slams Boeing over 737 MAX plane crash that took his family

AJ IMPACT

Pakistan reopens airspace months after India standoff

Key transit air corridor reopens over Pakistani territory, almost five months after neighbours' military standoff.

Pakistan reopens airspace months after India standoff

AJ Impact

Boeing reshuffles management of grounded 737 Max: Reuters

Appointment of new 737 programme head reflects urgency to resume Max flights after two fatal crashes grounded fleet.

Boeing reshuffles management of grounded 737 Max: Reuters

AJ Impact

France's eco-tax on flights criticised by airlines and activists

Air France says new tax will reduce competitiveness. Climate activists say it's too low to battle global warming.

France's eco-tax on flights criticised by airlines and activists

Russia

Georgians defiant as Russia's ban on flights comes into effect

Air travel blockade imposed over anti-Kremlin rallies threatens to reduce Russian tourist numbers by 25 percent.

Georgians defiant as Russia's ban on flights comes into effect

AJ Impact

British Airways hit by record $230m data theft fine

Half a million customers of "the world's favourite airline" had personal data stolen during a hack of the BA website.

British Airways share price hit after record data theft fine

United Kingdom

Man falls from aeroplane, narrowly missing London sunbather

Police are working to identify the body of a suspected stowaway who fell from a Kenya Airways flight over London.

Man falls from aeroplane, narrowly missing London sunbather

Al Jazeera World

Flight 990: What Really Happened?

A re-examination of the investigation into the fatal 1999 EgyptAir crash that concluded a co-pilot was to blame.

Russia

Two crew killed, passengers hurt in Siberia plane crash

Plane skids off runway in Russia's Buryatia region before slamming into a building and catching fire.

Russia plane crash kills two, injures dozens in Siberia