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Jetstar partners with online travel platform Fliggy

Travellers will soon be able to book Jetstar flights directly on Alibaba Group’s online travel service platform, Fliggy, following the formation of a new partnership between the two companies, which will give Jetstar access to some of Alibaba Group’s 617 million mobile active users in China. With more than half of its users under 30,… Read More ›

Air New Zealand announces additional jet services between Dunedin and Auckland

Air New Zealand will operate five additional return A320 services between Dunedin and Auckland per week from October, adding around 70,000 seats annually to the route and upping seat capacity by close to 25 percent. The new flights are timed to help Dunedin business travellers get more out of their day in Auckland, as well… Read More ›

Enhanced Customer Experience as Royal Jordanian Undergoes Landmark Digital Transformation with Amadeus

Royal Jordanian will witness a landmark digital transformation through its new-term partnership with Amadeus IT Group. The airline has signed for the full Amadeus Altéa suite, meaning its critical systems including reservation, inventory and departure control will be moving onto Altéa technology, as well as renewing its distribution agreement with Amadeus. The new agreement will… Read More ›

Embraer and American Airlines Sign Contract for 15 E175s

Embraer and American Airlines Inc. signed a firm order for 15 E175 jets with a 76-seat configuration. The contract has a value of USD 705 million, based on current list prices, and will be included in Embraer’s 2018 second-quarter backlog. Deliveries will take place in 2019 between March and November. Combined with the airline’s three… Read More ›

Future Airline Systems

1. The concept The concept of an airline has remained almost unchanged since the dawn of air travel. A state or business buys and operates aircraft and charges passengers and freight to travel on them – it calls itself an airline. They operate from airports that will usually be owned by others and they pay… Read More ›

EVA Wins 2018 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards for Airlines Top-10 World’s Best Airlines, Top-10 Major Airlines in Asia, Best Business and Premium Economy Classes in Asia

TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site, has revealed EVA Air as a winner in four categories of its second annual Travelers’ Choice Awards for Airlines. After earning top spots in two categories last year based on quantity and quality of travelers’ reviews, EVA has now won four, including the 5th place in Top-10 World’s Best… Read More ›

China Aviation Development Foundation to Sponsor FSF’s IASS 2019

72nd annual International Air Safety Summit scheduled for Nov. 4–6, 2019 in Taipei. Flight Safety Foundation and the China Aviation Development Foundation (CADF) Friday signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) under which the CADF will be the host sponsor of the Foundation’s 72nd annual International Air Safety Summit (IASS) in Taipei. IASS 2019 has been… Read More ›

Airbus Helicopters achieves delivery targets and maintains market leadership in 2016

    Deliveries up five percent to 418 units   388 gross orders Key military campaigns secured     Marignane, Airbus Helicopters delivered 418 rotorcraft in 2016, a five percent increase compared with 2015, against a challenging market backdrop. The company strengthened its lead on the civil and parapublic helicopter market while maintaining its position… Read More ›

Jet Airways introduces direct daily flight between Mangaluru and Delhi

New service to offer expanded connectivity to North and North-Eastern India, via Delhi Mangaluru to benefit from incoming tourism / leisure traffic from Delhi and other destinations Jet Airways, India’s premier full service, international airline will introduce a new daily service between Mangaluru and New Delhi, offering business travellers from the South Indian port city… Read More ›

Cathay Dragon latest seasonal menu highlights the taste of Hong Kong

Passengers can look forward to enjoying authentic Chinese favourites, including hot pot rice dishes and traditional poon choi onboard Cathay Dragon today announced a new round of its seasonal inflight menus featuring authentic hot pot rice dishes and traditional poon choi, which have been well received by passengers in previous years. The airline works hard… Read More ›

Jet Airways offers exciting winter season fare sale

Attractive all-inclusive Economy fares for domestic travel starting at INR 1099* Guests to enjoy substantial discounts on key routes during the 4-day sale Jet Airways, India‘s premier international airline, today announced an exciting winter sale for guests planning their domestic travel. With all-inclusive fares starting at INR 1099, on select sectors across the airline’s domestic… Read More ›

Singapore Ministry of Defence orders H225M helicopters

  Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) will operate the H225M for a wide spectrum of operations. Singapore becomes the eighth nation to order the H225M after France, Brazil, Mexico, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and Kuwait. Airbus Helicopters has signed a contract with the Singapore Ministry of Defence for the acquisition of H225M – Medium Lift… Read More ›

Sabena technics officially opens its component repair facility in Seletar Aerospace Park, only eight months after signing the tenancy agreement.

Mr Rodolphe Marchais, Chairman & CEO of Sabena technics officiated the event, which was attended by Sabena technics staff and over 150 guests. The soon-to-be EASA certified facility occupies over 2,500 square meters of MRO service and administrative space and is focused on technologies such as avionics, electro-mechanics, cabin equipment, pneumatics and aircraft structure component… Read More ›

Singapore Airlines And Air Mauritius Sign Codeshare Agreement

Singapore Airlines and Air Mauritius have signed a codeshare agreement to provide customers more choice and convenience when travelling to Mauritius. Under the agreement, Singapore Airlines will add its ‘SQ’ designator code to Air Mauritius-operated flights between Singapore and Mauritius. Air Mauritius currently operates three flights per week on the route. “We are delighted with… Read More ›

Airbus Corporate Jets adds Jet Aviation to Service Centre network.

Adds to choice and global reach of support services. Airbus has added Jet Aviation and its MRO facilities to its ACJ Service Centre network, enhancing choice and geographical reach for its corporate jet customers and operators around the world.The expanded network comprises companies that are owned or controlled by Airbus, as well as independent ones… Read More ›

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Garuda Indonesia once again gained international recognition, this time for significant passenger growth at two world-class airports in the Southeast Asia and East Asia regions, namely Changi International Airport Singapore and Incheon International Airport in South Korea. Garuda Indonesia won the Changi Airline Awards for the category of “TOP Airline by absolute growth in passenger… Read More ›

VIETNAM AIRLINES AND JET AIRWAYS SIGNS CODESHARE AGREEMENT.

Guests  from India to enjoy seamless connectivity to Ho Chi Minh and Hanoi from  Singapore and Bangkok gateways. Vietnam Airlines, the national carrier of Vietnam, and Jet  Airways, India’s premier international airline,inform tohave  entered into a reciprocal codeshare agreement to offer guests enhanced  connectivity and seamless access when travelling throughout the combined  networks of both… Read More ›

Singapore Airlines Gears Up For F1® With Light Up The Night Carnival.

As Title Sponsor of the 2014 FORMULA 1® SINGAPORE AIRLINES SINGAPORE GRAND PRIX, the Airline will be hosting the first-ever Singapore Airlines Light Up The Night Carnival on Saturday 16 August 2014. The free of charge event will make highlights of the F1® experience accessible to the general public.  The Carnival, which will be held… Read More ›

Messier-Bugatti-Dowty signs services contracts with Cathay Pacific and Dragonair until 2024.

Messier-Bugatti-Dowty (Safran) has recently signed agreements with Cathay Pacific Airways and Dragonair for the provision of landing gear restoration and support services for the two airlines’ A330/A340 fleets. Messier-Bugatti-Dowty’s MRO division in Singapore first overhauled Cathay Pacific’s A330/A340 landing gears in 2002. The new agreement will extend the relationship to 2024. Paul Clifford, Managing Director… Read More ›

Rolls-Royce supports c.onclusions of report into Trent 900 incident on board Qantas flight QF32 in 2010

Rolls-Royce supports the conclusions of the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) report into the failure of a Trent 900 engine on board a Qantas Airways Airbus A380 on 4 November, 2010. Earlier today, the ATSB published its final report into the incident, which happened on a flight from Singapore to Sydney. Colin Smith, Director Engineering &… Read More ›

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