Transavia, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Air France KLM Group, has ordered 17 Next-Generation 737-800s, with three options. The order, valued at $1.6 billion at current list prices, was previously booked and attributed to an unidentified customer. The order will significantly support the growth of Transavia’s operations from France and the Netherlands. The airline […]
Air France and its main pilots’ union SNPL said on Thursday they reached a tentative deal aimed at ending a dispute over the airline’s low cost unit Transavia France, sending shares in the airline up 6 percent. Air France said it expected the text they had agreed on to be signed in mid-November. Air France-KLM’s […]
GE Capital Aviation Services Limited (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of GE, announced it will lease two new Boeing 737-800 aircraft to new customer Transavia France. Delivery of the aircraft is scheduled for early 2013 and will expand the airline’s fleet. The low-cost carrier operates a fleet of 10 Boeing 737-800 aircraft to […]
A Transavia jet flying from Sharm el-Sheikh (Egypt) to Amsterdam diverted to Zagreb Friday night due to a burning plastic smell.