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Brussels Airlines invests further in its Africa network

The airline ceases its Mumbai service on 6 January Brussels Airlines continues to invest in its position on the African market, by further reinforcing its flight offer to and from the continent. As of next year, the airline adds 3 extra flights per week to Banjul (Gambia) and will operate 3 out of the 7… Read More ›

Hong Kong Airlines adds Macao to network with new TurboJET codeshare

Hong Kong Airlines has announced that it will add the entertainment centre of Macao to its growing network, following the signing of a codeshare agreement with ferry services company, TurboJET. The new partnership, which is the first of its kind for Hong Kong Airlines, will see TurboJET add the airline’s “HX” code onto its multiple… Read More ›

Aeroflot named among world’s best airlines for on-board wine selection

Aeroflot’s wine selection in Business Class has been named among the best in the world by Global Traveler, the high-end US magazine for luxury travelers. Aeroflot’s La Capra Chenin Blanc 2016 from South Africa was named Best International Business-Class White Wine in Global Traveler’s 15th annual Wines on the Wing Airline Wine Competition. Aeroflot was… Read More ›

Kenya Airways launches its new catering service as part of the revamped overall customer experience

The new offering is designed to reflect African authenticity, hospitality and simplicity. Nairobi, Kenya Airways has today unveiled its revamped catering service designed to elevate guests’ experience. This is part of the airline’s strategy to review and enhance its service delivery across all touch points with the aim of making it more relevant, authentic and… Read More ›

Philippine Airlines selects Airbus Flight Hour Services maintenance solution for its A350-900 fleet

Airbus’ FHS reaffirms its leading position on the A350 XWB both globally and in the Asia-Pacific region. FHS contract to support PAL’s long-haul services to North America and Europe. Philippine Airlines (PAL) has selected Airbus Flight Hour Services (FHS) to support the maintenance requirements of the Philippine flag carrier’s A350-900 aircraft with the signing of… Read More ›

Singapore Airlines to resume world’s longest commercial flights

The Ultra Long Range version of the A350 XWB, MSN 216, has successfully completed its first flight. The latest variant of the best-selling A350 XWB Family will be able to fly further than any other commercial airliner and will enter service with launch operator Singapore Airlines in second half 2018. The aircraft powered by Rolls-Royce… Read More ›

Aeroflot to work with Kutafin Moscow State Law University on educational and public projects.

Aeroflot Deputy CEO for Legal and Property Matters Vladimir Alexandrov and Viktor Blazheev, Chancellor of the Kutafin Moscow State Law University, (MSAL), today signed a formal cooperation agreement at the Moscow Legal Forum. The ceremony was held in the hall of the academic council of the Moscow State Medical Academy. Under the agreement, Aeroflot and… Read More ›

SpiceJet

SpiceJet is India‘s favorite airline that has made flying affordable for more Indians than ever before. SpiceJet operates 408 average daily flights to 52 destinations, including 45 domestic and 7 international ones. The airline connects its network with a fleet of 38 Boeing 737NG and 22 Bombardier Q-400s. The majority of the airline’s fleet offers… Read More ›

Aeroflot

About Aeroflot Aeroflot is Russia’s flagship carrier and a proud member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance. Aeroflot and its partners serve 1,062 destinations in 177 countries worldwide. In 2016, Aeroflot carried 29 million passengers (43.4 million passengers as Aeroflot Group including subsidiaries). In 2016 Aeroflot became the first Russian airline to be awarded Four… Read More ›

Alitalia and Royal Jordanian enter into a codeshare agreement; RJ travelers are now able to reach 16 Italian cities via Rome

Royal Jordanian and Alitalia signed a codeshare agreement to offer more travel choices and enhanced network connectivity between Jordan, Italy, and beyond. On sale from today, for travels beginning on February 6, the agreement will allow Royal Jordanian to expand its offer to Italy by placing its “RJ” flight code on Alitalia’s daily Amman-Rome service,… Read More ›

The Barcelona – Bogota route now on the new Boeing 787’s.

The Boeing Dreamliner 787, the most modern aircraft on Avianca’s fleet, will now serve the Barcelona – Bogota route. With the inclusion of this aircraft to the Bogota – Barcelona – Bogota route on January 2, Avianca now operates all routes between Europe and Colombia in these modern aircraft. The incorporation of the B787 to… Read More ›

Cathay Pacific announces Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong as Marco Polo Club’s newest partner

Diamond and Gold members from the airline’s loyalty programme are set to benefit from an array of year-round accommodation, dining and spa privileges at one of Asia’s most renowned hotels Cathay Pacific today announced the launch of an exciting new partnership between its Marco Polo Club loyalty programme and Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong, which… Read More ›

Barcelona – Bogotá on Avianca’s new boeing 787

The Boeing Dreamliner 787, the most modern aircraft on Avianca’s fleet, will now serve the Barcelona – Bogota route. With the inclusion of this aircraft to the Bogota – Barcelona – Bogota route on January 2, Avianca now operates all routes between Europe and Colombia in these modern aircraft. The incorporation of the B787 to… Read More ›

Two awards for Zodiac Seats

Zodiac Seats has won two Good Design Awards for two different products: the Premium Economy of China Airlines (Taiwan) and the Business Class of Japan Airlines. The Premium Economy seat of China Airlines (Taiwan) present on board its Airbus A350 is derived from the Airgo FX Premium model, produced by Zodiac Seats France. This seat… Read More ›

Celebrate the holiday season Fiji style with lowest ever fares from SGD 599 return

Children fly from SGD 349 return. Business Class from SGD 1,888 return. Looking for an untouched paradise to reconnect with your loved ones this holiday season? Fiji Airways has launched promotional airfares from Singapore to Fiji at its lowest ever, up to 66 per cent off for SGD 599 return. Singaporeans can be among the… Read More ›

Royal Jordanian, InterContinental Hotels Group sign partnership agreement

Royal Jordanian and InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) in Jordan, owned by the Social Security Corporation, concluded a partnership agreement whereby Royal Jordanian’s frequent flyers – Royal Plus members – get the chance to obtain free miles against the money they spend at IHG hotels, which are InterContinental Resort Aqaba, Crowne Plaza Hotel Amman, Crowne Plaza… Read More ›

Airbus Corporate Jets wins new ACJ320neo order

Deal is first to include turnkey cabin-outfitting. Airbus Corporate Jets has won a new commitment for an ACJ320neo from an undisclosed customer. The deal includes turnkey cabin outfitting – a first for the new ACJneo Family. Airbus’ ACJ319neo and ACJ320neo feature new-generation engines, sharklets and a collection of other improvements to deliver most of the… Read More ›

Skytrax Certified 5-Star Airline

Etihad Airways has received the Skytrax Certified 5-Star Airline Rating – the most coveted quality standard in the airline industry, further strengthening its position as a leader in innovative guest experience, service and hospitality. UAE’s national airline recognised for exceptional guest experience, service and hospitality Extensive audits commend exemplary staff, fine dining approach, innovative seating… Read More ›

flynas and Pegasus sign codeshare agreement

Leading low-cost airlines of Saudi Arabia and Turkey have signed a codeshare agreement to offer their guests connections on both airlines’ networks. With the new agreement, flynas guests from Riyadh and Jeddah can fly to Adana, Ankara, Antalya, Hatay and Trabzon via Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen. While Pegasus guests can now fly to Riyadh and Jeddah… Read More ›

The first A350-900 in Lufthansa colours

The Lufthansa Airbus was in the so-called “paint shop” in the Airbus plant in Toulouse for eleven days, and then the moment arrived – the first A350-900 with white Lufthansa paint and blue lettering was ready to go. 30 people worked on the task, painting a total surface area of around 2,100 square meters. This… Read More ›

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