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S7 Airlines launches flights from Novosibirsk to Kazan

S7 Airlines, a oneworld® global airline alliance member, launches flights from Novosibirsk to Kazan starting 3 June 2018. Tickets for the new flight are available now. Scheduled flights of S7 Airlines will be performed on Wednesdays and Sundays. Wednesday flights will depart from Novosibirsk at 14:00 and arrive in Kazan at 13:30 local time. Return flights will depart from Kazan at 14:20 and arrive in Novosibirsk at 21:30. Sunday… Read More ›

Filing of freezing orders against Mutanda Mining and Kamoto Copper Company

Ventora Development Sasu (“Ventora”), a company affiliated with Mr Dan Gertler, has today served in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (“DRC”) freezing orders against Mutanda Mining Sarl (“Mutanda”) and Kamoto Copper Company (“KCC”), subsidiaries of Glencore Plc, for approximately $695 million and US$2.28 billion respectively. Ventora alleges that Mutanda has breached an agreement with… Read More ›

50th anniversary of the trademark Fenestron

Celebrating one of Airbus Helicopters’ most recognizable innovations Continues to set new standards with the H160 On the 12th of April 1968, the first Fenestron, invented by Paul Fabre and René Mouille, took to the skies on the second prototype of the Gazelle. It has since become emblematic of Sud Aviation, Aerospatiale, Eurocopter and now… Read More ›

Qatar Airways Celebrates The Inaugural E-Prix In Rome As Official Airline Partner

The award-winning airline and ABB FIA Formula E Championship joined forces once again in Rome to celebrate their exciting partnership Qatar Airways hosted activities for families and visitors of all ages at its stand in the Allianz E-Village The unique international sporting event attracted tourists and sport enthusiasts from all over the world After expanding… Read More ›

Enhanced Tactical Flow Management System outage – situational update

he issue with the ETFMS system has been identified and action is underway to return to normal operations. However, flight plans filed before 10.26 UTC were lost and aircraft operators have been requested to refile these flight plans for all aircraft that have not yet departed. The ATFM contingency plan will be maintained for the… Read More ›

Ukraine International (UIA)

Ukraine International (UIA) was founded in 1992. UIA is a 100% privately owned carrier. The airline connects Ukraine with more than 50 capitals and key cities of Europe, Asia, America, Africa, the Middle East, and CIS countries and provides connections with its international partners’ flights to over 3,000 other destinations worldwide. UIA operates over 1100… Read More ›

Exciting and Crazy Low Fares

A new promotion campaign with “Crazy low fares” has been launched today, with sales starting on October 16 until October 28. This promotion targets all customers in Jordan, Iraq, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates. Travel from the above-mentioned countries to any of RJ’s global network destination with tickets from this winter promotion has to… Read More ›

Third PC-24 Prototype Took Off on Maiden Flight Today!

The third and final PC-24 prototype, P03, which also represents the series aircraft standard, took off from Buochs airfield today at 9.45 to complete its maiden flight. The eye-catching blue Super Versatile Jet, registration HB-VSA, flew across Central Switzerland for 2 hours and 5 minutes. This flight marks another important milestone in the Pilatus PC-24… Read More ›

Ethiopian Starts Services to Guinea, Conakry

Africa’s largest airline group, Ethiopian Airlines has marked the commencement of its new  services to Conakry, the capital of The Republic of Guinea,  at a reception ceremony held  on February 2, at Addis Ababa Bole Airport. The event has been graced by Mme. Sidibe Fatouma KABA, Guinea Ambassador to Ethiopia, Mr. Toure Mohamed, Secretary General… Read More ›

Find the perfect week long holiday to the best value destinations with Monarch from £165!

The Algarve was recently crowned the best value destination with Costa del Sol coming third in a survey* by The Post Office Travel Money. With this in mind why not book a winter getaway with Monarch to either the Algarve or the Costa del Sol with some excellent prices to be found in January and… Read More ›

New amenity kit for Qatar Airways’ economy class passengers focuses on simplicity and functionality

New multi-purpose bag is all about the content. As part of an ongoing upgrade across its portfolio of on-board products, Qatar Airways will introduce new amenity kits to Economy Class passengers from this month. With a focus on simplicity and functionality, the new kits include products designed to make the passengers’ journey more comfortable and… Read More ›

Cedar Executive Orders an additional Embraer Legacy 500

Middle East Airlines (MEA) confirmed today at the Middle East and North Africa Business Aviation (MEBAA) show in Dubai the purchase of a second Embraer Legacy500 business jet for its private-jet affiliate, Cedar Executive. The second aircraft is expected to enter into service in mid-2017 Cedar Executive is based at Rafic Hariri International Airport –… Read More ›

Three Leonardo employees receive top international electronic warfare awards

The awards went to: Dr Clive Coleman, Phil Davies and Professor Steve Roberts  The awards were presented by the US-based Association of Old Crows and by the UK’s Royal Aeronautical Society  Three Leonardo-Finmeccanica employees have received prestigious international awards this month for their work in the field of electronic warfare. Two of the awards were… Read More ›

Saab and Embraer Inaugurate the Gripen Design and Development Network in Brazil

Defence and security company Saab and Embraer Defense & Security have today inaugurated the Gripen Design and Development Network (GDDN) in Gavião Peixoto, in the state of São Paulo. The GDDN will be the hub for the Gripen NG technology development in Brazil for Saab and Embraer together with the Brazilian partner industries and institutions,… Read More ›

SWISS to serve five new destinations in Summer 2017

SWISS will be expanding its Zurich-based European route network in the 2017 summer schedules with the addition of five attractive new destinations: Bergen (Norway), Cork (Ireland), Figari (Corsica), Niš (Serbia) and Sylt (Germany). Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) will be adding five new seasonal destinations to its network in the 2017 summer schedules. For the… Read More ›

South African Airways Cargo partners with STAT Trade Times for AIR CARGO AFRICA 2017

South African Airways Cargo (SAA Cargo), the airfreight division of South African Airways, has partnered with the STAT Trade Times publication for the Air Cargo Africa (ACA) 2017 conference and exhibition which will take place in February 2017 in Johannesburg. SAA Cargo accounts for more than 50% of all air freight movements into and within… Read More ›

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