AIRLINE NEWS

Airlines sector in India anticipating tough times ahead

With the drop in rupee and oil prices being elevated, airlines are anticipating tough times ahead. They would need to take a call if they can afford to increase fares in a market that is already grave or absorb the …

  • Ryanair To Open Aircraft Maintenance Hangar In Seville

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Ryanair, Spain’s No.1 airline, today (12 Apr) announced it will open its first Spanish C-check maintenance hangar at Seville Airport from early 2018. Construction of this state of the art maintenance hangar will begin shortly and will create up to …

    Read More

  • AVIAREPS Appointed as Budget Car rental Representative In India

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    AVIAREPS today announced that it has been selected as Budget Car Rental’s sales and marketing representative in India. Under the agreement, AVIAREPS run a self-drive information centre which will enable consumers to book Budget for self-drive reservations outside of India. …

    Read More

  • About 50,000 British airline passengers denied boarding every year for deliberate overbooking

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Over 50,000 airline passengers are bumped off British flights every year according to the aviation watchdog, many of which are knowingly overbooked.   Under the aim to slash costs and promote greener travel, the paying customers can be forced to …

    Read More

  • Southwest Airlines flight makes emergency landing due to blown tire

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    A yellow alert had been issued on Tuesday at the Oakland International Airport around 7.02 a.m. immediately after a flight of Southwest Airlines that was on its way to the airport had encountered a blown tire that prompted an emergency …

    Read More

  • THAI and Bangkok Airways Enter Code-Share Agreement

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) led by Mrs. Usanee Sangsingkeo – Acting President and Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited by Mr. Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth – President signed a Code-Share Agreement at THAI’s Head Office to strengthen their respective route …

    Read More

  • Passenger volume of the Flughafen Wien Group Increases To 2.1 million (+3.4%)

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Since the beginning of the year, the total number of passengers handled by the Flughafen Wien Group (Vienna Airport and the strategic investments in Malta Airport and Kosice Airport) rose 6.6% to 5.6 million. The Vienna Airport hub also developed …

    Read More

  • Record March Passenger Numbers At Edinburgh Airport

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Edinburgh Airport has today welcomed passenger numbers for March showing that over 965,000 people came through the airport last month. This represents the busiest March for a Scottish airport ever, a 4.1 per cent hike from the same month last …

    Read More

  • Easter 2017 – Busy Easter getaway at Bristol Airport

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    More than 100,000 passengers are expected to use Bristol Airport this Easter weekend (Friday 14 April – Monday 17 April) an increase of over 18% growth on the same period last year.   The recently commenced Ryanair flight to Zadar, …

    Read More

  • London Stansted Airport March traffic figures

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    London Stansted saw nearly 1.9 million passengers pass through the airport in March 2017.     The monthly figure was broadly flat (-0.8%) compared to March 16, due in part to the later Easter holidays this year and also the previously reported …

    Read More

  • Hahn Air makes HR-169 tickets available to travel agents in Cuba

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Its unique Ticket Office concept allows Hahn Air to extend its services to travel agents in markets that, for example, do not have a Billing and Settlement Plan (BSP). A membership in a BSP is usually a prerequisite for an …

    Read More

  • JAL Named The Best Airline In Japan By TripAdvisor

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Japan Airlines (JAL) was selected as Japan’s best airline in the announcement of 2017 Travelers’ Choice™ awards for airlines by TripAdvisor®, the world’s largest travel planning and booking site, based on flyer reviews.   2017 Travelers’ Choice™ awards for airlines …

    Read More

  • Haiti-Based Sunrise Airways Spreads Its Wings to Orlando

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Haiti-based Sunrise Airways announced today its intent to launch new nonstop service between Port-au-Prince, Haiti and Orlando, Florida beginning in October 2017. The new 3x’s weekly service marks the carrier’s first-ever flights to/from the U.S. and the first-ever nonstop service …

    Read More

  • Gatwick Smashes Global Record Of 44 Million Annual Passengers

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Gatwick passed the 44 million passengers a year mark for the first time this weekend (Saturday) – a world record for a single runway airport – and also announced that it has secured 49 consecutive months of growth.     …

    Read More

  • Gatwick Cracks Half A Million Passenger Mark Over Easter Weekend For The First Time Ever

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Gatwick Airport is set to experience its busiest Easter on record this year with 2.8 million passengers forecast to travel through the airport during the school holiday period,  +9.2% on Easter Holidays 2016.     The four-day Easter Bank Holiday …

    Read More

  • Turkish Airlines offers free Wi-Fi in U.S. flights

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Turkish Airlines, Europe’s Best Airline for six consecutive years according to recent Skytrax results, presents adjustments in order to further ensure a pleasant travel to the United States. Turkish Airlines now extends Business Class free on-board internet services to economy …

    Read More

  • Turkish Airlines Further Enhances Its Presence In Russia

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Samara, 250th international destination of global carrier has been added to the extensive flight network within today.   Permanently reinforcing its position and energy with its substantial growth figures and innovative approach, today Turkish Airlines is ranking among the world’s …

    Read More

  • Ethiopian Signs Codeshare Agreement with Air Europa

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Africa’s largest airline group, Ethiopian Airlines, signed a codeshare agreement with Air Europa, taking effect as of April 11, 2017.     The new partnership is a free sale codeshare agreement, thereby allowing the partner airlines access to each other’s …

    Read More

  • Qatar Airways’ Chefs Get Creative For Thai And Sri Lankan New Year Celebrations

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Qatar Airways is proud to celebrate the Thai and Sri Lankan New Years on select flights and in the Al Safwa First Class and Al Mourjan Business lounges by offering special menus delivering the flavours of both countries in the …

    Read More

  • Qantas Puts Aussie Art on its Business Class Amenity Kits

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Qantas has teamed up with some of Australia’s leading artists, photographers and digital influencers to feature their work on the airline’s international Business class amenity kits.   With artworks named Fairy Bread, 7000 Ironbarks and Maaate, the initiative called ‘Qantas …

    Read More

  • Schiphol Aviation Awards Recognise Contribution Of Its Cargo Community

    Published on : Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    The awards, which take place each year to recognise the contributions of Royal Schiphol Group’s business partners, were presented during a ceremony at Arendshoeve, Garden of Amsterdam.   Winners from six categories received their awards from Birgit Otto, Chief Operations …

    Read More


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

ADVERTISEMENT

  • 02 WTM London 2019
  • 18 HMIS 2019
  • 20 uzakrota Istanbul 2019
  • 22 iitm 2020
  • 22 summitasia 2019
  • 30 PATA

TRAVEL INDUSTRY EVENTS

    1. HICAP

      October 23 - October 25
    2. AviaDev Europe

      October 23 - October 25
    3. BANGLADESH INTERNATIONAL TOURISM FAIR

      October 24 - October 26
    4. ILTM CHINA

      October 30 - November 1
    5. WTM LONDON

      November 4 - November 6
Get our toolbar!
Review www.travelandtourworld.com on alexa.com