How vital are subsidies for Russia’s regional carriers?
Russia’s aviation sector remains under pressure as passenger traffic has declined following the economic sanctions and weakened RUB. The Russian government currently supports a number of domestic airlines through various subsidy programmes. The Ishka View is that government aviation subsidies may be at risk, but the subsidies support a small percentage of domestic traffic and therefore their removal will have a negligible impact for domestic airlines.
Canada Jetlines breaches Boeing contract with A320 leases
The new carrier terminated its B737 MAX order to lease A320s from AerCap. more
AerCap’s sales to slow as fleet makeover speeds up
AerCap’s Q3 results show that the lessor’s selling spree may be slowing down as the lessor shifts further focus to building up a fleet of highly liquid, popular aircraft types. more