low-cost carriers

Airline industry split widens over EU carbon 'tax' row

A split widened within the aviation industry today over EU charges for carbon emissions, as Europe's low-cost carriers accused Chinese and US rivals of "gunboat" diplomacy against the system.

Feb 08, 2012, 08:49 AM IST

More failures likely for Europe`s low-cost carriers: Analysts

Failed Slovakian low-cost carrier SkyEurope could be just the first casualty among the smaller airlines finding it difficult to survive one of the worst slumps on record, analysts said.

Sep 08, 2009, 10:20 AM IST