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Ferrari Portofino: test drive in the Middle East

The new V8 parades through Dubai and the Sharjah desert Ferrari Far & Middle East staged a triumphant welcome for the Portofino this entire month, hosting an exclusive lifestyle drive event for this beautiful new addition to the iconic Maranello stable. This exhilarating debut, the first outside of Italy, hosted international and regional prospects and… Read More ›

Etihad Aviation Group honours winners of Fikra University competition held in partnership with Abu Dhabi Airports

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Etihad Aviation Group recently hosted its Pitch Day and awards ceremony to celebrate the winners of the second edition of its Fikra University competition. The programme, run in partnership with Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC), aims to foster entrepreneurship and innovation among university students across the UAE and provide… 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 ›


Leonardo is a global high-tech company and one of the key players in Aerospace, Defence and Security. Headquartered in Italy, Leonardo has about 47,000 employees. With its offices and industrial plants, the Company is present in 218 sites worldwide, with a significant industrial presence in four domestic markets (Italy, the UK, the U.S. and Poland)… Read More ›

flynas orders 120 A320 neo aircraft

flynas, Saudi Arabia’s leading low-fare carrier, has signed an agreement with Airbus for 120 A320n. The agreement at list price worth SAR 32 billion (USD 8.6 billion), which includes 80 firm orders with deliveries scheduled during 2018-2026 with another 40 purchase rights was announced today by Ayed Al Jeaid, Chairman NAS Holding and Bander Al… Read More ›

Pakistan International Airlines successfully completed its Hajj operation

PIA successfully completed its Hajj operation early this morning, when last Hajj flight PK-3528 which was operated from Jeddah arrived at Quetta carrying 200 hujjaj. Operation from Madinah had already come to an end a day earlier when PK-3526 was operated from Jeddah to Multan carrying 305 passengers. During the post-hajj operation which was started… 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 ›

Leonardo receives Italy’s National Award for Innovation for technology that will help ensure the in-flight safety of unmanned aircraft .

• Leonardo has been awarded Italy’s most prestigious award for domestic innovation for the integration and flight testing of a Sense & Avoid (S&A) system on-board the unmanned aerial vehicle Sky-Y • The award ceremony was held in Rome at the Quirinal Palace in the presence of the President of the Italian Republic • The… Read More ›

Airbus Helicopters updates Executive Committee, puts stronger focus on Customer Support & Services.

  Ben Bridge appointed new Executive Vice President Global Business Matthieu Louvot joins Executive Committee as Executive Vice President Customer Support & Services Dominique Maudet joins Airbus Group as Head of Strategic Defence Relations Ben Bridge (44) has been appointed Executive Vice President Global Business while Matthieu Louvot (41) becomes Executive Vice President Customer Support… Read More ›

Young participants selected for the Alitalia-Etihad Airways Cadet.

 After a 10 year hiatus, the Alitalia Training Academy has resumed operation. Cadets will undergo two years of training in Italy and the UAE, co-funded by Alitalia. Successful cadets will start their piloting careers at Alitalia CityLiner Rome, Abu Dhabi 23 September 2015 – Alitalia today announced that it has selected 24 young participants aged… Read More ›

RJ launches a regular service to Algiers on Feb. 25

Royal Jordanian Airlines will start regular direct services to the Algerian capital, Algiers, as of Feb. 25 this year, thus connecting Jordan and Algeria for the first time since the company’s establishment 50 years ago. RJ President/CEO Amer Hadidi said there will be two weekly flights between Amman and Algiers, on Mondays and Wednesdays. As… Read More ›

Qatar Emiri Air Force selects PC-21 Training System.

The QEAF selected the PC-21 as their fixed wing basic and advanced training aircraft, after a thorough evaluation both in Switzerland and in Qatar. The PC-21 was deemed to be the very best aircraft and Training System of all options available on the market today. The PC-21 will support the training of their young aviators… Read More ›

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