REFILE-Togo's ASKY seeks new investors, more regional cooperation -chairman

LOME, April 26 - Togo-based ASKY airline is in talks with potential investors to strengthen its operations bfargeut leaders should bury pride and ambition to create a regional carrier serving West and Central Africa, its chairman said.

Chile volcano ash cloud reaches Brazil; some flights canceled

SANTIAGO - Ash from the Chilean volcano Calbuco, which erupted without warning this week, reached as far as southern Brazil on Saturday and prompted some airlines to cancel flights to the capitals of Chile, Argentina and Uruguay.

Environment, Environment, 26 Apr 2015

Chile volcano ash cloud reaches Brazil; some flights canceled

SANTIAGO - Ash from the Chilean volcano Calbuco, which erupted without warning this week, reached as far as southern Brazil on Saturday and prompted some airlines to cancel flights to the capitals of Chile, Argentina and Uruguay. | Video

World, Top News 25 Apr 2015

United States seeks access to Philippine bases as part of Asia pivot

MANILA - The United States has asked for access to Philippine military bases in eight locations to rotate troops, aircraft, and ships as Washington shifts its forces to Asia and as China expands its military presence in the South China Sea.

World, 25 Apr 2015

Chile volcano prompts new evacuations, flights to Argentina canceled

SANTIAGO - Chilean volcano Calbuco, which erupted without warning on Wednesday, is still puffing out ash and smoke on Friday, prompting new evacuations and leading airlines to cancel flights to Argentine capital Buenos Aires, some 1,400 kilometers east. | Video

Environment, Environment, 25 Apr 2015

Chile volcano prompts new evacuations, flights to Argentina canceled

SANTIAGO - Chilean volcano Calbuco, which erupted without warning on Wednesday, is still puffing out ash and smoke on Friday, prompting new evacuations and leading airlines to cancel flights to Argentine capital Buenos Aires, some 1,400 kilometers east. | Video

Environment, Environment, 25 Apr 2015

UPDATE 3-American Airlines plans capacity cuts, tops 1st-qtr expectations

April 24 - American Airlines Group Inc on Friday reported first-quarter profit above analysts' expectations and pleased investors with capacity cuts to match weakening international demand.

Regulatory News, 24 Apr 2015

Chile volcano still puffing, flights cancelled in Argentina

SANTIAGO - Chilean volcano Calbuco, which erupted without warning on Wednesday, is still puffing out ash and smoke, leading airlines to cancel flights from Argentine capital Buenos Aires, some 1,400 kilometers east.

World, 24 Apr 2015

UPDATE 1-Hawaiian Airlines beats profit forecasts, sets $100 million share buyback

April 23 - Hawaiian Airlines on Thursday reported first-quarter profit that topped analysts' estimates and announced a new share repurchase program.

Regulatory News, 24 Apr 2015

SkyWest unclear on why plane passengers lost consciousness

NEW YORK - A day after three passengers lost consciousness on a commercial plane travelling from Chicago to Hartford, Connecticut, airline officials remained unclear on what had caused the travellers to pass out.

World, 24 Apr 2015
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Ratan Tata buys stake in Chinese phone maker Xiaomi

MUMBAI - Ratan Tata, chairman emeritus of the holding company of the Tata conglomerate, has acquired a stake in Xiaomi Technology, a deal that is likely to bolster the Chinese phone maker's presence in the world's third-largest smartphone market.