Author Archives: Deep Chakraborty

Etihad Airways Statement on Australian Bushfires

Australia is a key and highly valued market in the global network of Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, with the three largest cities, Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane all served daily.     As part of …

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Biman Bangladesh Airlines Launches Manchester Services as New Partnerships with Bangladeshi Cities

The launch of a direct air route between Manchester and Bangladesh will be the catalyst for a new era of collaboration between the two locations.     Biman Bangladesh Airlines celebrated the inaugural flight from Manchester Airport to Dhaka and …

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Brussels Airlines Simplifies Its Loyalty Offer

To simplify its loyalty program offer, Brussels Airlines has decided to offer its customers only one attractive loyalty program, Miles & More. Consequently, the in 2015 launched program LOOP will be discontinued as from 1 February 2020. LOOP members can …

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American Airlines and British Airways Mark the Official Start of the JFK Redevelopment Plan

Today, Atlantic Joint Business partners American Airlines and British Airways joined New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) to announce the start of construction on a $344 million investment at New …

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An Update on the Boeing 737 MAX

American Airlines today shared with its team that the company has reached a confidential agreement with Boeing on compensation for financial damages incurred in 2019 due to the grounding of the airline’s Boeing 737 MAX aircraft.     “Despite the …

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The Dawn of a New Decade at Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai

Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai, Hoi An, Vietnam is stepping into 2020 with a clear vision: to up the eco, elevate the wellbeing, and embolden all experiences to ensure that it continues to make its presence on Vietnam’s central coast …

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The Touchdown Experience in the Marybelle Penthouse At Four Seasons Hotel at the Surf Club

The Big Game will be hosted in sunny Miami, Florida this February 2020 and Four Seasons Hotel at The Surf Club invites individuals to join in on the festivities and book the Marybelle Penthouse Suite for an unparalleled experience.   Named after the yacht …

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Radisson Hotel Group Opens Its 25th Hotel In Turkey

Radisson Blu, the upper-upscale brand that delivers a positive and personalized service in stylish spaces, is pleased to announce the opening of the Radisson Blu Hotel, Sakarya, in northwestern Turkey.   Sakarya is one of the largest industrial hubs, dynamic …

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Emirates Celebrates Veganuary by Adding Plant-Based Options to its January Menus

With the rising popularity of vegan meals amongst its customers, Emirates is celebrating Veganuary on board by including an additional plant-based option on its menus for the month of January.     While vegan meals can be pre-booked on all flights and …

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Poetree Sarovar Portico awarded Silver at GreenOtels Award 2019

Marking its excellence and environmental initiatives, Poetree Sarovar Portico won Silver in the Small format hotel category for its sustainable initiatives for the year  at Greenotels award 2019 .   Greenotels awards demonstrate the hotel’s efforts to develop an environmental …

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Furness Line Passengers to Benefit From a More Reliable Railway in Arnside

Passengers using the railway between Barrow-in-Furness and Lancaster will soon have more reliable journeys.     Half a million pounds is being invested to reinforce a steep railway embankment at Holmrock on the Furness Line to the south of the …

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New Route Director Joins Network Rail Anglia

Ellie Burrows has joined Network Rail this week as route director for Anglia. The Anglia route is one of four new routes that make up Network Rail’s Eastern region and covers Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex and parts of Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire and …

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Passengers Warned of Lift Repair Work at Stockport Station

People needing step-free access at Stockport station are being urged to plan their journeys this week while specialist electrical repairs are made to a broken-down lift.   The work to the lift which serves platforms one and two started today …

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Air France Plans To Operate Its Entire Flight Schedule On January 6 and 7, 2020

As part of the national labour disruption relating to government-proposed changes to the national pension system, certain Air France flight crew unions have called for a strike from 6 to 9 January 2020, even though discussions between the government and …

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9th International Railway Summit Challenges Rail to Lead On Climate Change

The role rail can play in minimising the environmental impact of transport will be debated by key decision-makers from rail and aviation at the 9th International Railway Summit in Warsaw.     The ongoing climate crisis has shone a light …

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Indulge in Dubai this New Year with My Emirates Pass

Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, has announced the return of its signature pass, My Emirates Pass – a fantastic offer that turns an Emirates boarding pass into an exclusive membership card allowing customers to avail special benefits and discounts …

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Aeroflot Named World’s Most On-Time Major Airline in 2019

Aeroflot was the world’s most on-time mainline airline in 2019, according the annual On-Time Performance (OTP) Review by Cirium, the leading travel data and analytics provider.    According to the review, 86.7% of the Russian flag carrier’s flights operated on-time …

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First Foundation Pour For People Mover Train Maintenance Facility Moves Construction Forward

Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) has announced that the Automated People Mover (APM) project, a 2.25 mile elevated electric train system that will transport travelers in and out of the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) Central Terminal Area (CTA), has …

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Lax To Conduct Wireless Emergency Alert Test On Jan. 15

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) will conduct a full-scale test of the Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA) system on Jan. 15. Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) is now among the government agencies across the country granted authority by the Federal Communications …

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American Airlines Names Kenneth Charles Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer

American Airlines announced today that Kenneth Charles has been named the airline’s Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer.     In this new role, Charles will lead American’s global inclusion and diversity strategies. This includes establishing the company’s Office of Diversity, …

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