USD 5mn deal gets Jennifer Aniston on Emirates in bathrobe! We had reported in August earlier this year about how Hollywood is eyeing the Middle Eastern airlines. Indeed, Emirates Airlines, based out of Dubai, has come out with a witty...
Emirates, the world’s largest operator of the Boeing 777, has celebrated the fleet completing over 859,000 flights while logging over 4,720,000 flight hours since its first delivery in 1996. On 3rd September, the airline and Boeing marked the 150th...
Wakey Wakey! Hollywood is eyeing all our airlines. Has Emirates has signed Jennifer Aniston as its brand ambassador?  Dubai-based Emirates airlines has apparently roped in Hollywood actor Jennifer Aniston to promote the airline in advertisements. Reportedly, Aniston has signed a USD5 million-deal with...
 Etihad Airways urges the European Commission to embrace “bold, exciting and world-leading reforms” as part of the Strategic Aviation Package to overhaul Europe’s air transport industry     Airline lodges detailed submission to European Commission’s review of European air transport policy Says aviation...
Emirates Airline lists 913 million US dollar Sukuk on Nasdaq Dubai • Listing underlines Dubai’s growth as global Capital of Islamic Economy • Nasdaq Dubai supports global visibility of airline’s Islamic capital-raising activities Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief...
Etihad Airways CEO James Hogan refutes claims made by the Big Three carriers on open skies policy related to subsidies - CEO says campaign is little more than a regulatory attempt to further cement US Airlines' oligopoly. - Big Three...
Etihad Airways has launched an exclusive Twitter account to engage with Gold and Platinum members of its frequent flyer program – Etihad Guest, on the popular social media platform. The Etihad Premium Twitter channel provides a dedicated online touch-point for...
It’s California dreaming all the way to San Francisco thanks to British Airways’ new A380 that has started flying to the popular US city in the last few weeks. The ‘City by the Bay’ is the second destination in California...
Rolls-Royce has won its largest ever order, worth $9.2bn, to provide Trent 900 engines and TotalCare service support to Emirates. The engines will be used to power 50 Airbus A380s ordered at the Dubai Air Show in 2013, which will...
Shareef Al Romaithi, a 31 year-old Etihad Airways First Officer, has become the first Emirati to obtain a PhD in aviation from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, which also makes him the youngest and the eighth holder of this distinctive degree in...
See what happens when the world’s largest international airport gets a visit from the world’s least expected traveller! VIDEO: World's busiest airport gets a surprise visitor SEE ALSO: 5 Cool Things to do at Dubai Airport SEE ALSO: Ultimate Airport Dubai sneak preview...
  The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for the full year of 2014 showing demand (revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) rose 5.9% compared to the full year of 2013. This 2014 performance was above the...
Dubai International airport is now the world's busiest airport, with over 70.45 million passengers traveling through Dubai in 2014 Dubai Airport expects 79 million passengers in 2015 Dubai Airports today released its year-end traffic report which confirm that Dubai International (DXB) is...
Emirates airline has been ranked as the Best Airline in 2014, according to an annual study by eDreams, one of the largest e-commerce travel companies in Europe. The study, comprised of more than 90,000 customer reviews from all over the...
Air Traffic in Dubai halts for nearly hour due to use of UAV (Drones) in air space of planes, according to the official news agency WAM. Air traffic in Dubai came to standstill for 55 minutes from 3:00 to 3:55...
Second daily non-stop Melbourne-Abu Dhabi flight from 1 August 2015 Only airline to offer double daily non-stop flights between Melbourne and UAE New service will increase connectivity to more than 50 markets worldwide Double daily service to 20 key destinations in the...
NEW ETIHAD AIRWAYS UNIFORMS TAKE INFLIGHT COUTURE TO GLAMOROUS NEW HEIGHTS New age of style and glamour unveiled with the arrival of Etihad Airways’ latest Airbus A380 and Boeing 787-9 aircraft Captivating images of the beautiful new uniforms by award-winning photographer,...
The recent slump in international oil prices has rejuvenated many financial sectors in various parts of the world and aviation industry is one of them. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced on Wednesday an outlook for improved industry profitability...
James Hogan, President and Chief Executive Officer Etihad Airways, has said that in over a decade, the Etihad Airways contributed more than 200,000 employment opportunities to the United States job market. The Etihad Airways CEO said in a statement issued...
Abu Dhabi based Etihad Airways introduces new enhancements to inflight guest experience Luxury hotel-style reception service in First Class Cotton loungewear, mattress and turndown service in Business Class Revolutionary ergonomic pillow which converts into a neck pillow in Economy Class Etihad Airways has...
Aviation to contribute $53.1 billion to Dubai’s economy, 37.5% to its GDP and will support over 750,000 jobs by 2020 According to the latest Oxford Economics Report, the aviation sector is all set to play an important role in shaping...
Etihad all set on expansion plans. Recruits 40 pilots from Alitalia. Etihad Airways, UAE's national airlines has announced the recruitment of 40 pilots from Alitalia, the struggling national airline of Italy. Earlier, Etihad had announced a deal to acquire 49%...
From a desert landing strip, to the world’s second busiest airport in a little more than 50 years - that's what it makes Dubai Airport a stellar success. Dubai airport is now the world’s top two busiest airports for international...
The new alliance network puts itself in direct competition with the existing three largest passenger airline alliances: Star Alliance, SkyTeam, and Oneworld. ETIHAD AIRWAYS PARTNERS UNVEILED Enhanced network and frequent flyer benefits giving consumers more choice Common focus on service and...
Dubai Helishow - The One and Only Exhibition in the Middle East for the Helicopter Industry The dates for the Dubai Helishow 2014 will take place from the 4th to the 6th of November 2014, announced the organizers of the...
ETIHAD AIRWAYS LAUNCHES ARRIVALS LOUNGE IN ABU DHABI                                                                                                                                          ·         Airline celebrates milestone opening of first Arrivals Lounge ·         Exciting new ‘SHAVE...
ETIHAD AIRWAYS TO EXPAND GLOBAL REACH WITH SIX NEW DESTINATIONS IN THE FIRST HALF OF 2015 Network grows to 107 passenger and cargo destinations New services will increase coverage in Europe, Asia and Africa First non-stop flight launched between Abu Dhabi and...
Etihad Airways today announced that it has partnered with Google to make it more convenient for travellers to view the airline’s flight schedules and fares on the search engine’s flight search tool. Using Flight Search, travellers in the US, Canada,...
Etihad Airways in major expansion of its codeshare agreement with Jet Airways, extending India's domestic routes and international connections. The new expansion brings codesharing to a total of 71 routes. Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has...
Etihad Airways to establish world class Flight Training College Etihad Airways announced today it is establishing the Etihad Flight College, a world-class flight training facility in the United Arab Emirates for Emirati and international cadet pilots. Etihad is following suit of...
Gulf carriers reported the strongest year-on-year traffic growth in March at 10% as airlines continue to benefit from the strength of regional economies -fueled by trade, transport and tourism- and solid growth in business-related premium travel. Latest report from the...
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has unveiled the new product and service offering on its Airbus A380 and Boeing B787 Dreamliner aircraft, including The Residence by Etihad™, the world’s most luxurious living space in...
At one time, it was quite astonishing to hear about air travellers being able to contact their family and friends through phones installed in their seats. Especially as a kid, I always wondered how the planes could have a...
Etihad Airways revenues rise 27% to $1.4 billion during Q1 2014 Total revenues up 27 per cent to US$1.4 billion during first quarter of 2014 Double-digit growth in passenger numbers to 3.2 million between January and March Available Seat Kilometres up from 15.9...
-Emirates Official Store launched in The Dubai Mall -The Middle East’s first public A380 flight simulator to thrill aviation enthusiasts Now you can experience what it’s like to be the pilot of the world’s largest aircraft as you soar through...
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The success of the aviation industry in the Middle East is creating increased demands on an already extremely complex air traffic environment. The region has experienced incredible growth in air traffic over recent years. In fact Dubai has recently overtaken...
Recognizing the importance of aviation sector in improving country's economy, emerging markets have been steadily upping their investments in airport and related infrastructure. The new developments at emerging markets airports are setting a benchmark in the world for airport infrastructure....
Rotana's first international destination outside GCC -Srilankan expats and tourists targeted -Rotana to begin with three flights per week and increase it to six flights -Rotana also hopes to cater to South Indians via partnership with Sri Lankan airlines Beginning 9th April 2014,...
Statistics for commuter traffic for February, released by the International Air Transport Association (IATA), showed a surge in the demand for the aviation transportation with a percentage increase of about 5.4 percent. This increase has been placed in context...