In this Op-Ed, Barrister Allen Onyema, Chairman and CEO of Air Peace takes a strategic look at the aviation sector in the wake of rising fuel costs. The oil price surge over the past...
Lufthansa revamps its flight experience on short- and medium-haul routes by introducing new seats, facilities, and more space. New, innovative seats make travelling even more comfortable USB port, tablet holder and more personal spaceFirst...
Malaysian Tourism Promotion Board and Air Arabia signal commitment to campaign highlighting new daily flight at region’s biggest travel and tourism event RELATED :Arabian Travel Market, Region’s Largest Travel Exhibition Opens
flydubai marks 10 years of changing the way people travel at this year’s Arabian Travel Market and launches website for passengers to share their memories RELATED : Aviation’s big impact on Dubai’s economy
Airline breaks ground with the construction of mobility inspired pavilionRich visitor experience planned around future of air travel Emirates, Premier Partner and the Official Airline of Expo 2020 Dubai, today unveiled the design and...
Emirates signs deal for 40 A330-900s, 30 A350-900s worth US$21.4 billion Airbus and Emirates reach agreement on A380 contract – with the airline to receive 14 more A380s by end 2021, bringing its total A380 order book to 123 units Emirates...
  Emirates Airline's new codeshare partnership with China Southern Airlines, China's largest airline by numbers, will enable Emirates customers to enjoy connectivity to over 160 destinations in Asia Pacific. Emirates’ first codeshare partnership with a Chinese carrier Agreement with China’s...
Emirates launches destination sale to over 70 global destinations Now you got a compelling reason to plan for your summer escape with special Emirates fares Emirates has launched one of its biggest sales yet with special fares to over 70 global...
The funniest commercial airline safety video ever by Turkish Airlines in collaboration with LEGO Lights, camera, action! Turkish Airlines launches new inflight safety video in partnership with Warner Bros. and The LEGO Movie franchise. Turkish Airlines, the airline that flies to more...
Emirates celebrates 15 years of connecting Auckland to the world Emirates is celebrating 15 years of successful operations to Auckland, New Zealand’s largest city. Since its inaugural flight in 2003, Emirates has carried over two million passengers to and from...
Airbus Execs Say Company May Leave the UK in a 'Hard Brexit' Scenario The most obvious thing in the world has finally occurred and the only surprise is that it took so long! Yesterday, Airbus said it would “reconsider its footprint...
You are lucky if your name is Harry or Meghan (or even Megan) and flying British Airways on the big day! British Airways is adding some extra sparkle to customers’ journeys ahead of His Royal Highness Prince Harry’s marriage to...
Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, and Formula 1®, the pinnacle of motorsport, today announced they have renewed and expanded their partnership until the end of 2022. Emirates has been an F1 Global Partner since 2013, and the renewed agreement will...
Emirates has introduced Home Check-in, a new service which allows customers to check in for their flights from anywhere in Dubai. The service is available for customers across all classes travelling on Emirates flights. The new service enables Emirates passengers...
  Experience the legendary Hong Kong Sevens with Cathay Pacific, the Official Airline and Title Sponsor, with a special package for this year’s premier World Rugby Sevens Series tournament It’s a must-experience event for sports fans all over the world. From...
Kinshasa joins flydubai’s growing network in Africa Dubai-based carrier to start operating daily flights to the Congolese capital from 15 April with an enroute stop in Entebbe Carrier grows network in Africa to 13 destinations in 10 countries Dubai-based flydubai has announced...
  British Airways has started powering some of its long-haul aircraft with high-speed Wi-Fi, with its first three connected aircraft now in service. The airline will connect 118 of its long-haul aircraft over the next two years. Customers will be advised...
Emirates will launch a new, five times a week, service from Dubai to Santiago International Airport (SCL), via the Brazilian city of Sao Paulo, starting on July 5, 2018. The new route will be operated with a two-class configured Boeing...
Skytrax awards quality rating for premium service and first-rate comfort Lufthansa has received five-star certification from British aviation consulting specialist, Skytrax, making it the first airline outside Asia for this achievement. The quality rating for premium service and first-rate comfort...
Emirates to launch non-stop Dubai-Newark service with a second daily flight from 1 June Highlights: -New York JFK services reduced from four daily, to three a day from 25 March -Daily services reinstated to Fort Lauderdale and Orlando from 25 March -Adjustments to...
Emirates orders 36 Airbus A380s worth US$ 16 billion -MOU for 20 firm orders and 16 options signed today -Latest deal takes Emirates’ total Airbus A380 commitment to 178 aircraft units, underscoring the airline’s confidence in the programme Emirates, the world’s largest...
The ultimate “upgrade” tip from the world’s best airline Emirates’ latest campaign says upgrade your airline, not just your seat Light-hearted series of videos show creative attempts at getting a seat upgrade. Emirates, the Best Airline in the World and Best Economy...
British Airways has just announced the perfect way for residents across the UAE to brighten up their January with the launch of their massive global special fares campaign. British Airways’ special fares offer runs across all its cabins through to January...
Emirates' special offers will take you places in 2018 Emirates is making it even more attractive for travellers to enjoy new destinations and experiences in 2018 with special discount prices. For a limited time, travellers can avail special offers on...
IBM today announced that it has signed a ten-year, approximately US$85 million managed services agreement with Emirates airline. The agreement will enable Emirates to focus its efforts on highly strategic initiatives, while IBM handles the day-to-day management of its IT...
Emirates and flydubai to offer travellers even more connections in 2018 -New codeshare destinations Krakow and Catania to be added -Partnership now covers 81 destinations, offering customers a breadth of travel options to, from, and via Dubai -Over 165,000 passengers have benefited...
British Airways has announced a multi-million pound investment in its World Traveller (long-haul economy cabin) catering, introducing an exciting and expanded new menu, which provides more quantity and quality to both meals and great snacking options throughout the flight. The...
Emirates ends 2017 on a high note reaching fleet and product milestones Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, is concluding another banner year of growth and innovation, marking significant milestones across its fleet, network, and product innovation initiatives, cementing its...
Enhanced airspace capacity, fuel savings and greener aviation form the key deliverables of the Air Space Restructuring Project (ARP) in the Emirate of Dubai Airlines to save USD 14.6 million in fuel consumption and reduce 90,401 metric tons in CO2...
The Hong Kong-based carrier has been named Favourite International Airline Premium Cabin at the prestigious Condé Nast Traveller Middle East Readers’ Choice Awards  Cathay Pacific has celebrated a further travel accolade after being named the Middle East’s Favourite International Airline...
British Airways has announced a massive sale offering British Airways Executive Club members the chance to travel the world for half the number of Avios usually required. RELATED: Top 8 Reasons To Visit London This Summer with British Airways Available for booking...
Book your big city shopping break this winter with British Airways The UK carrier is offering customers advice on how to make the most of their next visit to some of the biggest fashion hotspots in the world including...
Emirates’ new Boeing 777-300ER aircraft fitted with its game changing fully enclosed private suites in First Class, as well as refreshed Business and Economy Class cabins, has now entered service, to the delight of customers. The new Emirates cabins were...
Strata and Solvay Sign Final Agreement for UAE’s First Aerospace Materials Joint Venture to Supply Boeing 777X Partnership expands UAE’s industrial capabilities with high-tech carbon fiber prepreg manufacturing facility in Al Ain Agreement executed via first-of-its-kind blockchain technology Facility...
Emirates places US$15.1 billion order for 40 Boeing 787 Dreamliners at 2017 Dubai Airshow Latest announcement for 40 Boeing 787-10 Dreamliners, worth US$ 15.1 billion, takes Emirates’ total wide-body commitment with Boeing to 204 units Emirates’ Chairman and Chief...
Airshow for Airbus, all the way At the Dubai Airshow, which runs from 12th to 16th November 2017, Airbus will showcase its wide range of innovative technologies, products and services, from market-leading commercial and military aircraft to helicopters and space systems. The Airshow, which...
The Dubai Airshow 2017 is expected to be its biggest edition yet when it opens its doors at DWC, Dubai Airshow Site on Sunday. The Airshow, which was launched in 1986, represents one of the largest and most important aerospace...
Abu Dhabi's new upcoming iconic Midfield Terminal is on track to make a mark on the regional and international air transport map Abu Dhabi Airports announced that it has so far spent AED 12.5 billion or 66 percent of the...
Emirates today celebrates the milestone delivery of its 100th Airbus A380 aircraft at a special ceremony with Airbus at the manufacturer’s delivery centre in Hamburg. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al-Maktoum, Emirates’ Chairman and Chief Executive officiated the ceremony. He was...
Travelling with children on a plane can be a hassle for many parents. Be it a 3 hour flight or a 7 hour flight. Kids very often lose their cool. Parents often dread the idea of travelling on a...