WOW dream ends after troubled few years

Almost seven years since starting its first flight, Iceland’s long-haul low-cost airline WOW Air has thrown the towel. The airline announced on March 28 that it has ceased all operations, following months of uncertainty over its future. WOW failed to attract new...

Insight: the EU-Qatar agreement explained

On March 4 we reported on the signing of the new aviation agreement between the European Union and Qatar. From the European Commission press release, it was not clear what the implications of the agreement are. With some delay, Airinsight has now received a reply from...

Embraer reports 54.2 million loss

Brazilian airframer Embraer reported a $54.2mln loss over 2018, compared to $312.9mln profit in 2017. Revenues were down from $5.859bln to $5.071bln, which is slightly below its guidance given on January 16. Already then Embraer said the 2018 results would be...