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Chinese airlines reducing pensions for the pilots

Chinese airlines are circling the disaffected pilots at Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific Airways, which is offering sky-high salaries to fill the shortage of experienced captains in an expanding aviation industry.     The Chinese airlines carriers, including China Southern Airlines …

  • Qatar Airways adds new route to Pattaya, Thailand

    Published on : Monday, October 30, 2017

    Qatar Airways will be launching its fifth route Thailand starting off from January 28th  and which will fly four-times-a-week.     The direct flight will be launched to cater to the growing demand for services to Thailand adding to the …

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  • Finnair starts collaboration with JD.com

    Published on : Monday, October 30, 2017

    The beginning of 2018 see JD Travel platform signing partnership with Finnair, the collaboration will be inclusive of promotions and loyalty member partnerships.     Finnair will be the first non-Chinese airline to open a flagship store for the online …

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  • ‘Hijack’ threat compels diversion of Delhi-bound Jet Airways flight

    Published on : Monday, October 30, 2017

    A flight of Jet Airways from Mumbai to Delhi had to be diverted to Ahmedabad early on Monday morning soon after a security threat had been reported on board the flight.   Thereafter a note was detected on board this …

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  • Cracked windshield prompts emergency landing of American Airlines

    Published on : Monday, October 30, 2017

    An aircraft of American Airlines had to make an emergency landing at Stephenville Airport on Saturday and it had been carrying many crew members and 307 passengers.   The Boeing 777 managed to make a perfectly safe landing in Newfoundland …

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  • Air Corsica to launch first UK services

    Published on : Monday, October 30, 2017

    By next summer Air Corsica will be launching a series of flights to Stansted and will use a 180-seat Airbus A320 with one-way fares from £49. The flights will be operative from May 3 until November 4.   Bastia, Ajaccio …

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  • Non-Stop Flight between Singapore and Hiroshima Launched on SilkAir’s New MAX 8 Today

    Published on : Monday, October 30, 2017

    SilkAir, the regional wing of Singapore Airlines, launched its inaugural flight to Hiroshima, Japan. This marks the first Japanese destination that SilkAir has added to its network. This route is currently the only non-stop service between Hiroshima and Singapore, providing …

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  • Brussels Airlines Bids Farewell To The AVRO

    Published on : Monday, October 30, 2017

    This weekend Brussels Airlines says goodbye to the AVRO Jet, the aircraft type with which the airline started off in 2001. On Saturday several aviation fans flew to Geneva on the Avro’s last commercial flight for Brussels Airlines.   Today, …

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  • American Airlines makes emergency landing after cabin fills with smoke

    Published on : Saturday, October 28, 2017

    A flight of American Airlines was compelled to make an abrupt emergency landing after the cabin was filled with thick dark smoke.   A really shocking footage that had been captured on the American Airlines flight portrays passengers coughing a …

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  • Lufthansa confirms new European destinations for summer 2018

    Published on : Saturday, October 28, 2017

    The Lufthansa tourist flight program for the coming summer season 2018 is now taking bookings, with the new program for Europe extended to include five attractive new summer destinations. Beach holidays, discovery travel or city trips – Lufthansa will be …

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  • Bankrupt Air Berlin flies its last leaving Germany air market with a gap

    Published on : Saturday, October 28, 2017

    One of the major carriers of Germany, Air Berlin has flown its last flight leaving a gap in the country’s aviation schedules.   Cruising over the Berlin capital the pilots created a heart-shaped flight path, according to Flightradar24. Before departing …

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  • Passenger traffic at Dubai International tops 7.2m in September

    Published on : Saturday, October 28, 2017

    Passenger traffic at Dubai International (DXB) reached 7.2 million in September, according to a traffic report issued by operator Dubai Airports.     The world’s number one airport for international passenger traffic welcomed 7,215,182 passengers in September compared to 7,094,738 …

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  • Malaysia Airlines to Add Blacklane to Enrich Frequent Flyer Programme

    Published on : Friday, October 27, 2017

    Malaysia Airlines’ Frequent Flyer Programme, Enrich, has added Blacklane as a partner for its three million members.   Starting December, travellers can earn two miles for every U.S. dollar, euro or pound spent on Blacklane’s professional driver service.   Blacklane …

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  • United Airlines Resumes Seasonal Service to New Zealand

    Published on : Friday, October 27, 2017

    With United Airlines’ (UAL) seasonal service between San Francisco (SFO) and Auckland, New Zealand (AKL) scheduled to resume on Sunday, Oct. 29, United Airlines and Star Alliance partner Air New Zealand have launched a new microsite, available at united.com/airnz, that …

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  • Boeing, Ethiopian Airlines Celebrate Delivery of First 787-9 Dreamliner

    Published on : Friday, October 27, 2017

    Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines celebrated the delivery of the carrier’s first Boeing 787-9. Ethiopian is leasing the Dreamliner through an agreement with AerCap.   Ethiopian’s newest 787 touched down in Addis Ababa following a non-stop 8,354 mile (13,444 km) delivery …

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  • Flybe’s 2017-18 Winter Schedule Takes off

    Published on : Friday, October 27, 2017

    Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, starts operating its 2017-18 winter schedule this weekend (Sunday 29th October 2017) with a total choice of up to 2,030 flights a week across 65 routes, as well it marking the start of Flybe and Eastern Airways’ new …

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  • Hamburg Airport presents 2017/18 winter timetable

    Published on : Friday, October 27, 2017

    The new winter timetable comes into effect at Hamburg Airport on 29 October, 2017. It is valid until 24 March, 2018. For the 2017/2018 winter season, the airlines are focussing on winter sun destinations, but there are also ski resorts …

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  • Aeroflot Group Passenger Traffic Up 16.8% in 9M 2017

    Published on : Friday, October 27, 2017

    Aeroflot PJSC (Moscow Exchange ticker: AFLT) today announces operating results for Aeroflot Group (“the Group”) and Aeroflot – Russian Airlines (“the Company”) for September and the first nine months of 2017 1 .   January–September 2017 Operating Highlights   In …

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  • WestJet Celebrates Travel Agents With Style

    Published on : Friday, October 27, 2017

    On October 26, WestJet announced the names of its 2017 Travel Partner Awards winners and honoured the agencies and agents who have contributed to the airline’s success.     “Our travel partners play a significant role in the success of …

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  • Engine trouble triggers emergency landing of Delta flight

    Published on : Friday, October 27, 2017

    A Delta Air Lines flight that was heading to Netherlands from Atlanta was compelled to make an emergency landing in Newfoundland late Thursday after confronting with what the airline described as an ‘engine performance issue’.   Delta flight 70 had …

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  • Emirates Airline and a Consortium Of Aviation Partners To Build The World’s First Aviation X-Lab

    Published on : Friday, October 27, 2017

    In the continued effort to achieve the vision of “UAE Centennial Plan 2071”, Emirates airline and a consortium of industry partners are announcing a partnership to build the world’s first sector-wide Experimental (X) Lab to co-create the next era of …

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