Greybull Capital buys UK's Monarch

LONDON, Oct 25 - British holidays and airline company Monarch has been acquired by investment firm Greybull Capital which will pump 125 million pounds ($201 million) into the company as it turns itself into a budget airline.

PREVIEW-Strike costs, oil effect in focus for Europe's airlines

BERLIN/PARIS, Oct 24 - Europe's airlines will feel the full benefits of lower oil prices only next year and third quarter results from Lufthansa and Air France-KLM will show the damage done by recent strikes.

24 Oct 2014

UPDATE 1-Australia's Qantas returns to profitability in first quarter - CEO

* International seating capacity growing slower than demand

24 Oct 2014

WRAPUP 2-U.S. airlines see third-quarter profits rise, upbeat outlook

Oct 23 - American Airlines Group, United Airlines and other carriers reported strong third-quarter profits on Thursday, helped by falling fuel costs, and mostly shrugged off concerns that Ebola could affect their outlook.

Regulatory News, 24 Oct 2014

Singapore Airlines signals budget determination with Tiger takeover

SINGAPORE - Singapore Airlines Ltd (SIA) is injecting cash into money-losing Tiger Airways Ltd , signalling its resolve to persevere in the low-cost segment even after the budget affiliate bowed out of three regional markets.

24 Oct 2014

Singapore Airlines signals budget determination with Tiger takeover

SINGAPORE - Singapore Airlines Ltd (SIA) is injecting cash into money-losing Tiger Airways Ltd, signalling its resolve to persevere in the low-cost segment even after the budget affiliate bowed out of three regional markets.

Business, 24 Oct 2014

Singapore Airlines signals budget determination with Tiger takeover

SINGAPORE, Oct 24 - Singapore Airlines Ltd (SIA) is injecting cash into money-losing Tiger Airways Ltd , signalling its resolve to persevere in the low-cost segment even after the budget affiliate bowed out of three regional markets.

24 Oct 2014

Kuwait's Alafco to spend $600 mln buying aircraft over two years

KUWAIT, Oct 23 - Kuwait's Aviation Lease & Finance Co (Alafco), a unit of Kuwait Finance House (KFH) , plans to spend about $600 million buying 15 new aircraft over the next two years to cover a gap before it receives already-ordered planes in 2017, the company's chief executive said.

23 Oct 2014

American Airlines 3rd-quarter profit soars on lower fuel costs

Oct 23 - American Airlines Group Inc, the world's largest airline by passenger traffic, said on Thursday that third-quarter net income soared 87 percent, topping analysts' estimates, buoyed by declining fuel costs.

Regulatory News, 23 Oct 2014

Garcia joins heavyweight lineup in Turkish Open

LONDON - World number four Sergio Garcia will lead a heavyweight lineup in the second edition of the Turkish Airlines Open next month, organisers told Reuters on Thursday.

23 Oct 2014