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Ukraine International Airlines Completes Implementation of PROS Revenue Management Solutions as Strategic Enablers for Global Growth Plans

June 17, 2018

the revenue and profit realization company, today announced that Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) has deployed into production PROS Origin & Destination (O&D) and PROS Real-Time Dynamic Pricing (RTDP) solutions. PROS O&D enables UIA to forecast demand and optimize network revenue associated with market trends and demand behavior, while PROS RTDP enables the airline to make… Read More ›

Cathay Pacific celebrates Hong Kong – Brussels connection

Cathay Pacific celebrated the launch of its new Hong Kong – Brussels service at an event held at the Square – Brussels Convention Centre on 14 June. Guest of honour, Mrs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, was joined by officials from the European Union, Belgium and Hong… Read More ›

Bangkok Airways Introduces New Online Payment Channels

Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited introduces 5 new channels for online payment in order to facilitate its passengers, especially those who are digitally savvy. The five new channels are: LinePay, WeChat, AliPay, UnionPay and an installment payment plan (0% interest for 3 months) for certain credit card users. Mr. Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth, President of Bangkok Airways… Read More ›

Bangkok Airways organizes “Bangkok Airways Samui Half Marathon”

Recently, Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited led by Mr. Kridhakorn Sirabhabhoj, Senior Director – Marketing Communications organized the “Bangkok Airways Samui Half Marathon” at Nathon Pier, Koh Samui, Surat Thani. The opening ceremony by Mr. Poonsak Soponprathumarak, Senior Deputy District Chief of Koh Samui. The race was also attended by thousands of running enthusiasts from… Read More ›

British Airways says Bula to Fiji with Fiji Airways

British Airways and Fiji Airways, Fiji’s National Airline, have today announced a new partnership which will open up more routes between London and the South Pacific than ever before. With its idyllic beaches, world-famous dive sites and lush green forests, Fiji and its extremely popular island destinations are more accessible than ever before as customers… Read More ›

AirAsia Balik Raya low fixed fares to Sabah now available!

Sabahans, we have heard your requests and we will be adding flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu during the upcoming Hari Raya Aidilfitri period. Fly back for a low fixed fare of only RM199* one-way from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu on 14 and 17 June, applicable for new bookings only and subject to… Read More ›

Frontier Airlines Continues to Make Flying More Affordable: Adds Another 15 Routes With Fares as low as $39

Delivering on its mission to deliver low fares nationwide, today Frontier Airlines announced service on 15 new routes. Frontier will bring the most new routes to San Diego International Airport (SAN) with a total of five. Las Vegas sees three new routes and Austin, Las Vegas, Orlando and San Antonio will each see the addition… Read More ›

Flybe Reinforces Commitment To Cardiff On Third Anniversary

· Airline celebrates three years of Cardiff base opening · Expansion to three aircraft base · 124% increase in passengers since June 2015 · Number of routes grown from 10 to 17 · Top three routes – Edinburgh, Dublin, Paris Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has today (1st June 2018) reinforced its commitment to Wales… Read More ›

Ryanair, ANPAC & ANPAV Sign First Recognition Agreement For Italian Based Cabin Crew

Ryanair confirmed that it has signed its first cabin crew union recognition agreement with ANPAC and ANPAV, who will be the representative body for Ryanair directly employed cabin crew in Italy. This agreement follows extensive negotiations with ANPAC and ANPAV since Ryanair’s December 2017 announcement that it was willing to recognise Unions for collective bargaining… Read More ›

Queenstown–Wellington schedule a boost for business

Air New Zealand will retime its Queenstown-Wellington schedule to better suit the needs of business customers wanting to spend a full day in the capital. From the end of October, an A320 jet service will depart Queenstown for Wellington daily at 7:10am.  A second daily A320 service will depart at 3:55pm with flights returning from… Read More ›

UIA received the third Boeing 777 aircraft

Ukraine International welcomed its third wide-body long-haul Boeing 777-200ER aircraft into its fleet. The plane received the UR-GOC registration number. UIA will operate the aircraft on regular routes between Kiev and New York, Beijing, and Bangkok. UR-GOC aircraft accommodates 361 passengers in three-class cabin configuration, i.e. Business Class, Premium Economy Class, and Economy Class. Like… Read More ›

JetBlue Updates Requirements for Emotional Support Animals

New policy supports airline’s commitment to the health and safety of all customers, crewmembers, and service animals. JetBlue (Nasdaq: JBLU) today announced new requirements for customers flying with emotional support and psychiatric service animals as part of its commitment to ensuring the safety of all customers and crewmembers traveling on JetBlue. The updated policy requires… Read More ›

Emirates’ celebrates its inaugural flight to Santiago with special fares

Ahead of its 5 July launch, Emirates is offering special fares to Santiago.  Travellers from the UAE can book special fares on all Economy and Business Class travel starting today until 18th June 2018 for travel between travel between 5th July 2018 and 31st January 2019. Economy Class passengers can enjoy fares starting from AED… Read More ›

AirAsia to move to Melbourne lower-cost airport Avalon

AirAsia is gearing up to move its Victorian operations to Avalon Airport (Melbourne) from Tullamarine Airport in the fourth quarter of 2018. The move to Melbourne’s fast growing western suburbs will provide Victorians with lower fares as well as a more streamlined and efficient airport experience. This also signifies a new era for Victorians as… Read More ›

American Airlines Applauds Ratification of U.S.-Brazil Open Skies Agreement

American Airlines applauds the United States and Brazilian governments for finalizing an Open Skies agreement that will allow for increased air service between the two countries. “We applaud the U.S. Departments of State and Transportation and the Brazilian Ministry of Transport for taking this important step to enhance the U.S.-Brazil aviation relationship,” said Nate Gatten,… Read More ›

RJ sponsors 50 families for an entire year, in collaboration with Tkiyet Um Ali; starts Ramadan goodwill campaign with parcel distribution in Zarqa

According to the agreement, RJ will also sponsor one day of “Mawaed Al Rahman” iftar banquets, which Tkiyet Um Ali holds every Ramadan. This time, some 1,500 individuals will be fed at the charity premises in Al Mahatta area/Amman. RJ volunteers will serve iftar meals to these beneficiaries. The agreement, signed by RJ President/CEO Stefan… Read More ›

JetBlue Announces Fort Lauderdale as the New Home for Its Travel Products Subsidiary

etBlue (Nasdaq:JBLU), New York’s Hometown Airline®, and the #1 carrier at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, today announced it has selected Fort Lauderdale as the new home for its JetBlue Travel Products subsidiary. JetBlue Travel Products consists of the JetBlue Vacations brand and other non-air travel products including travel insurance, cruises, car rentals and more. Fort… Read More ›

Etihad Cargo operates its first “Year of Zayed” humanitarian flights to Kazakhstan and India

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Etihad Cargo, the cargo division of Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has launched its first humanitarian freighter missions. The initiatives are part of the group’s extensive Year of Zayed programme, which will take place throughout 2018.  The specially branded Year of Zayed Boeing 777 freighter aircraft… Read More ›

Black Quinoa, Watercress and Parsnips on Iberia’s New Long-haul Business Menus

The airline has renewed its culinary offering, with a base of high-quality fresh products prepared with the maximum respect for their texture and flavour. Super Foods–such as black quinoa, arugula (rocket), or spinach—prevail in salads; original marinated brines, fish pies, and duck terrines as main dishes; and meats, fish, and pastas with surprising sauces, and… Read More ›

Ethiopian Marks African Aviation History with 100th Aircraft in Active Service Addis Ababa

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest Aviation Group in Africa and SKYTRAX certified Four Star Global Airline, is pleased to announce that it will take delivery on 5 June 2018 of its 100th aircraft, a Boeing 787-900, the 1st for an African airline to operate 100 aircraft fleet in the history of the continent, thus maintaining its… Read More ›

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