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Situation improves at Houston Bush Intercontinental Airport after flight mess

After rains and flooding from tropical depression Imelda forced the airport to close briefly on Thursday, Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport managed to bail itself out of a flight schedule mess.   The closure lasted less than two hours but …

  • Qatar Airways signs a MoU with Tourism Authority of Thailand

    Published on : Monday, May 1, 2017

    The improved frequency, along with its double-daily Phuket flights and the five-month-old Krabi operations will take the number of weekly Qatar Airways departures from Thailand to Doha to 53.   Qatar Airways has also signed a MoU with the Tourism …

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  • John Key will soon be a part of the Air NZ Board

    Published on : Monday, May 1, 2017

    John Key, the former Prime Minister will be occupying his first post-parliamentary position of director of Air New Zealand board. September 1st 2017, is the official date of his office joining after Air New Zealand Board approached him. For quite …

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  • WestJet receives IATA NDC certification

    Published on : Monday, May 1, 2017

    WestJet today announced it has become the first Canadian airline to receive the International Air Transport Association (IATA) New Distribution Capability (NDC) level 2 certification, confirming WestJet’s ability to send and receive NDC messages. NDC is a program designed to …

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  • Qatar Airways Marks Another Successful Year at The ATM 2017

    Published on : Monday, May 1, 2017

    Qatar Airways brought its participation in the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2017, the region’s largest travel show, to a successful conclusion by revealing a host of new destinations, showcasing product innovations and displaying the airline’s new Business Class Qsuite for …

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  • WestJet launches Abbotsford-Winnipeg route

    Published on : Monday, May 1, 2017

    WestJet today applauded the City of Abbotsford and the Abbotsford International Airport as they prepare to eliminate the airport improvement fee (AIF) on June 1, 2017. The elimination of the fee is welcome as WestJet today launched its non-stop service …

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  • Innovative South Terminal Design Recognized for Architectural Excellence

    Published on : Monday, May 1, 2017

    Designs for Orlando International Airport’s future South Terminal Complex (STC) have captured the attention of some of the world’s foremost architectural visionaries. The innovative concepts from lead architect Curt Fentress were recently honored with a prestigious 2017 American Architecture Award. The renowned airport …

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  • Changi Airport revs up ‘Be a Changi Millionaire’ shopping promotion with new car prize

    Published on : Monday, May 1, 2017

    Changi Airport has given its flagship ‘Be a Changi Millionaire’ retail promotion an extra high octane boost this year – with a new car prize in the form of an all-new Volvo S90 T5 luxury sedan – on top of …

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  • Oman Air to launch daily Muscat-Manchester flights from May 1st

    Published on : Saturday, April 29, 2017

    As a new step in its ambitious expansion programme, Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, will launch the daily Muscat-Manchester flights, this Monday, that is on May 1st.   The new route will avail an opportunity …

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  • Bob Cummings, to lead ultra-low-cost airline

    Published on : Saturday, April 29, 2017

    WestJet today announced the appointment of Bob Cummings as Executive Vice-President responsible for the yet-to-be-named ultra-low-cost carrier (ULCC) which will launch late in 2017 or early 2018. Bob will have accountability for all aspects of this new venture, including planning, …

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  • BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport Business and Employment Fair Set for May 2nd

    Published on : Saturday, April 29, 2017

    Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport will host the Synergy BWI Marshall Airport Business and Employment Fair on May 2. The event will be held from 7:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. at the BWI Marriott Hotel, 1743 West Nursery Road in …

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  • Happy Birthday To Our Premium Lounge

    Published on : Saturday, April 29, 2017

    Passengers travelling from Doncaster Sheffield Airport have been able to do so in extra comfort and style thanks to our Premium Lounge, which celebrates its 1st birthday today!     During the past twelve months proposals, birthdays, anniversaries, business travellers …

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  • Hong Kong Airlines Resumes Direct Services to Ho Chi Minh City

    Published on : Saturday, April 29, 2017

    Hong Kong Airlines resumes direct flight services to Ho Chi Minh City starting 20 July 2017, further strengthening its network in Asia. The route will run 5 times weekly and aircraft A320 will be deployed.   Mr Li Dianchun, Chief Commercial Officer …

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  • BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport Wins Concessions Honor

    Published on : Saturday, April 29, 2017

    The shopping program at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport received a second-place recognition in the 2017 Airport Council International-North America (ACI-NA) Excellence in Airport Concessions Awards. The award in the “Best Retail Program – Large Airport” category was presented to …

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  • San Diego International Airport “The Good Traveler” Program Named Best Innovation in Sustainability

    Published on : Saturday, April 29, 2017

    Airports Council International-North America (ACI-NA) has recognized San Diego International Airport’s (SAN) “The Good Traveler” program as the “Best Innovation in Sustainability” at the ACI-NA Airport Concessions Awards.     The Good Traveler program is designed to encourage sustainable travel …

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  • Gatwick Foundation Fund Awards £100,000 To 32 Local Projects In Latest Round of Funding

    Published on : Saturday, April 29, 2017

    Thirty-two exceptional projects across Kent, Surrey and Sussex have been awarded £100,000 in the most recent round of grants from the Gatwick Foundation Fund.     The Gatwick Foundation Fund was established last year to provide £300,000 in annual grants …

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  • Shannon Airport is European Leader As It Claims Airport Award

    Published on : Saturday, April 29, 2017

    Shannon Airport became an aviation king of Europe overnight as it claimed a prestigious Routes Europe 2017 award held at the Titanic, Belfast.     The award winners are selected for their outstanding achievements in airport marketing, with Shannon claiming …

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  • Ellington Airport Breaks Ground On New Control Tower

    Published on : Saturday, April 29, 2017

    Mayor Sylvester Turner and Aviation Director Mario Diaz were among the dignitaries on hand April 24, 2017, for the ceremonial groundbreaking for the latest enhancement in the evolution of Ellington Airport — a new, state-of-the-art air traffic control tower.   …

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  • Houston Airport System’s Goodman honored as ACI-NA Concessions Person of the Year

    Published on : Saturday, April 29, 2017

    Dedicated service for more than two decades and a level of excellence recognized by industry experts earned Randy Goodman, the Director of Concessions for the Houston Airport System, the 2017 ACI-NA Concessions Person of the Year award.   Goodman, who …

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  • Hong Kong Airlines Resumes Direct Services to Ho Chi Minh City

    Published on : Saturday, April 29, 2017

    Hong Kong Airlines resumes direct flight services to Ho Chi Minh City starting 20 July 2017, further strengthening its network in Asia.   The route will run 5 times weekly and aircraft A320 will be deployed.   Mr Li Dianchun, Chief …

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  • ANA HOLDINGS Management Strategy Update

    Published on : Saturday, April 29, 2017

    ANA HOLDINGS (hereafter “ANA HD”) today provides an update to its FY2016-2020 Mid-Term Management Strategy, set out in January 2016. ANA HD expects to achieve record profitability by FY2020 increasing profits from its core Full Service Carrier (FSC) airline business …

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