AIRLINE NEWS

Asia Pacific Airlines Traffic Results – April 2020

Preliminary April 2020 traffic figures released today by the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) showed that international air passenger markets were battered by the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. The rapid spread of the virus, resulting in border closures …

  • Beefed-up security for travellers of US international flights

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    Travellers might have to face more hassle for international flights to the US as the airlines are starting to implement additional security measures.   The new security measures will be applied to more than  280 airports in 105 countries, however …

    Read More

  • H215 In Action During China Demo Tour

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    The H215 wraps up its two-week demo tour in China. The heavy twin is the latest member of the Super Puma helicopter family and known for its multi-mission and long-range capabilities. The demo tour included flights in Zhuhai, Shenzhen and …

    Read More

  • Airbus-Built Sentinel-5 Precursor Satellite Ready For Launch

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    Europe’s pollution monitoring satellite Sentinel-5 Precursor is ready to leave Airbus’ Stevenage site for launch on a Rokot rocket from Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia.Sentinel-5 Precursor is part of the global monitoring programme “Copernicus”, a joint European Commission–ESA undertaking which aims to …

    Read More

  • Majority Share Takeover Of Swiss Carrier Darwin Airline Completed

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    Adria Airways, through its’ Swiss subsidiary, has today, 20 July 2017 completed the take-over of 99,1% of shares in Swiss airline Darwin Airline SA and will acquire the rest shortly.   Darwin Airline SA is a Swiss airline which operates …

    Read More

  • Qantas Combines Elegance And Practicality In New Bespoke Tableware

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    Qantas has unveiled a new range of inflight tableware by Australian Industrial Designer and lead designer of the Qantas 787 Dreamliner cabin interiors, David Caon. The range includes crockery by Noritake, cutlery and glassware. In collaboration with Qantas Creative Director …

    Read More

  • Engine shut-down compels emergency landing of United Airlines

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    An aircraft on a transatlantic flight was compelled to make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport this afternoon after the crew members were forced to shut down one of its engines.   Flight UA-125 of United Airlines was heading to …

    Read More

  • Port of Seattle Releases Airport Dining & Retail Opportunities For Competitive Bids

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    The Port of Seattle today released the latest competitive bid opportunities for concessions at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Referred to as Lease Group 4, it includes seven dining and five retail opportunities. Interested businesses are invited to an upcoming information session …

    Read More

  • Seattle-Tacoma International Airport Moves A Step Closer To Funding Aviation Biofuels

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    Carbon reduction leaders Carbon War Room (CWR) and SkyNRG join with the Port of Seattle to announce recommendations for long-term funding mechanisms that could supply all airlines at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (Sea-Tac) with sustainable aviation biofuels.     The results …

    Read More

  • Young And Connected…Discover Joon!

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    Air France presents its new airline, Joon, which will start operating medium-haul flights from Paris-Charles de Gaulle this autumn, followed by long-haul flights in summer 2018. Joon is especially aimed at a young working clientele, the millennials (18 to 35 …

    Read More

  • Port of Seattle welcomes new nonstop service to Manchester on Thomas Cook Airline

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    The Port of Seattle welcomes the announcement that Thomas Cook Airline, part of the Thomas Cook Group will begin new seasonal service from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to Manchester beginning May 27, 2018. The twice-weekly (Thursday and Sunday) nonstop flight will …

    Read More

  • British Airways – Capital-Ising On New Routes

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    British Airways is to launch new routes from London City Airport to three European capitals, Paris, Prague and Reykjavik, in October.   The new services to the three popular cities will mean British Airways will fly to 30 destinations from …

    Read More

  • Sabre Files Appeal Brief Seeking Reversal In US Airways Case

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    Sabre Corporation has filed its opening appeal brief in the U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals seeking to reverse the December 2016 verdict and damages award in litigation brought by US Airways.  Sabre cited numerous errors of law by the …

    Read More

  • Delta Cargo Appoints Eric Anderson as Cargo Sales Director — Asia Pacific

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    Delta Air Lines Cargo has appointed Eric Anderson as Director, Cargo Sales for the Asia-Pacific region, a role previously held by Eric Wilson, who was recently promoted to Managing Director — Global Cargo Sales.     Effective Aug. 1, Eric …

    Read More

  • L.A. Chefs Jon Shook and Vinny Dotolo Take First Flight As Delta’s Newest Culinary Partners

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    Delta recently announced a partnership with Los Angeles Chefs Jon Shook and Vinny Dotolo to bring their renowned cuisine to the skies. To prep for their onboard debut, the culinary duo took the skies Friday to learn more about serving …

    Read More

  • “Fly me to the Moon”: “Balos” at the Athens Airport

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    On Friday, July 21st, our airport welcomes the “Dora Stratou Dance Theatre” for a unique dancing performance from the Aegean islands! Live folk music and dancers wearing the traditional costumes of the Cyclades, invite us to follow the rythm of …

    Read More

  • John Wayne Airport Posts June 2017 Statistics

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport decreased in June 2017 as compared with June 2016. In June 2017, the Airport served 902,059 passengers, a decrease of 0.1% when compared with the June 2016 passenger traffic count of 902,673.   …

    Read More

  • Fliers from Mexico to US will have longer security checks from Wednesday

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    As part of a larger US push worldwide for extra scrutiny for inbound passengers on flights from Mexico to the United States can expect longer security checks starting Wednesday.   Passengers on Mexican airlines will now be subjected to extra …

    Read More

  • JetBlue deplanes family after toddler kicks seat in front

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    A New York family claimed they were thrown out from a JetBlue Airlines flight without any explanation last month after their toddler began kicking a passenger’s seat in front of them.   The airline, however, said the situation on June …

    Read More

  • Smoke Alarm Forces Evacuation From Thomas Cook Flight

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    VACATIONERS were physically injured as they were evacuating a London-bound Thomas Cook plane in Egypt after smoke started emanating from beneath a passenger’s seat.   Thomas Cook said it was a “controlled” evacuation of the 251 passengers and nine crew …

    Read More

  • IATA Urges Mexico to Embrace Global Standards for Slot Management

    Published on : Thursday, July 20, 2017

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on Mexico to apply global standards for the management of airport slots to maximize the country’s air infrastructure and ensure its flourishing air industry remains competitive.   The recently-proposed slot system by Mexico’s …

    Read More


arrow2Follow TTW
 
facebook-logo  twitter-logo  LinkedIn_logo  rss_logo 
ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo

ADVERTISEMENT

  • 02 ITB asia 2020
  • 11 Aviation Festival Asia 2020
  • 12 ITE Hong Kong 2020
  • 13 IMEX 20
  • 15 Digital Travel EU 2020
  • 15 Routes Asia 2020
  • 16 G&A 2020
  • 16 TAAPE 2020
  • 17 AAA-banner 2020
  • 18 WCTIE 2020
  • 20 GWS-2020
  • 23 emitt 21
  • 30 PATA

TRAVEL INDUSTRY EVENTS

    1. BTL 2020

      May 27 - May 31
    2. AIR CONVENTION ASIA 2020

      June 9 - June 11
    3. HOTELEX 2020

      June 15 - June 18
    4. B-TRAVEL 2020

      June 19 - June 21
    5. Forum de l’Investissement Hôtelier Africain

      July 7 - July 9
Get our toolbar!
Review www.travelandtourworld.com on alexa.com