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African aviation industry is suffering losses from high operational costs

 South African airlines are suffering from $100million loss in 2017 for the high operational costs.     The International Air Transport Association IATA, Vice President for Africa, Raphael Kuuchi pointed out that there the several factors that cause African airlines …

  • Online passport renewal in UK for younger travellers

    Published on : Saturday, December 9, 2017

      It was recently announced by Her Majesty’s Passport Office that Passport holders aged 16 years or over can now avail latest and most convenient way to renew their passport online.     It takes an average of ten minutes …

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  • Alitalia: record number of digital check-in (56%); new release of the App

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    Alitalia’s passengers are increasingly using digital tools to travel. According to the latest data gathered by the Company, online check-in (through the Alitalia App, the alitalia.com website and self-service check-in kiosks at airports) has reached 56 per cent of total …

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  • South African Airways advises of Dakar airport change

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    South African Airways (SAA) advises all customers that with effect Friday, 8 December 2017 the flagship Airport for Dakar, Senegal will change from Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport, airport code DKR to Blaise Diagne International Airport, airport code DSS.   …

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  • Jet Airways reports a tenth profitable quarter

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    The Jet Airways Group continued its focus of delivering a well-differentiated guest experience as well as improvements in key business performance parameters. The Group reported a net profit of INR 71 crores for the second quarter of FY’18 – its …

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  • United Airlines Names Kate Gebo Executive Vice President Human Resources and Labor Relations

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    United Airlines today announced Kate Gebo has been named executive vice president Human Resources and Labor Relations, replacing Mike Bonds, who announced his retirement earlier this year.   “I could not be prouder or more confident in the selection of …

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  • United Reports November 2017 Operational Performance

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    United Airlines (UAL) today reported November 2017 operational results.   UAL’s November 2017 consolidated traffic (revenue passenger miles) increased 5.1 percent and consolidated capacity (available seat miles) increased 5.1 percent versus November 2016. UAL’s November 2017 consolidated load factor was flat compared to November 2016.   For the …

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  • Auckland Airport welcomes increased flights on Singapore to Auckland route

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    Auckland Airport has welcomed the announcement by Air New Zealand and Singapore Airlines that they will increase flights on the Singapore to Auckland route. Currently, Air New Zealand and Singapore Airlines are in a joint venture on the Singapore to …

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  • Singapore Airlines reroutes flights for North Korea missile consistent testing

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    Singapore Airlines has changed its travel route of some of the flights travelling over the troubled Korean peninsula, as North Korea is threatening for missile tests in the Sea of Japan.       The decision comes after Pyongyang’s continuous …

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  • Heathrow launches 50th electric vehicle

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    In order to improve the air quality around the airport  Heathrow reached a key milestone in its pledge ‘Go electric’ delivering the 50th electric vehicle to the airport’s fleet.   Heathrow has taken the initiative of making all of its …

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  • British Airways is going to add the new airline routes in 2018

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    British Airways is going to introduce new routes in 2018 with the new flights from London City, Manchester and Edinburgh as it prepares to expand its fleets.     The new services from the house of British Airways, which will …

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  • Finnair to offer enhanced business class service

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    A wide range of dining and wine options will be available to passengers travelling in the business class with Finnair. It will be served ‘on-demand at the passenger’s preferred time.   There will be a ‘Nordic touch’ to its onboard …

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  • Air Astana expands the A320neo family in central Asia

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    Over the next three years Air Astana is all set to turn into one of the largest A320neo family operators in central Asia and CIS.     In 2016 this airline is the first operator of this type in the …

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  • Gatwick announced the launch of new app

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    Holidaymakers and business travellers can have  a seamless experience as Gatwick has launched a new app that provides passengers with personalized services.     There will be flight alerts, real-time queue updates for check-in and security, intuitive navigation using beacon …

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  • Smoke alarm causes emergency landing of SkyWest flight

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    Officials said that a passenger airplane that was travelling from Chicago was compelled to make an emergency landing in Upper Peninsula region of Michigan immediately after an alarm indicated probable smoke inside the cargo area.   Nobody has been injured …

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  • UIA launches flights to the second destination in Poland

    Published on : Thursday, December 7, 2017

    Flights will be operated six times a week on Embraer 145 regional jet with two-class cabin configuration – Business Class and Economy Class. On January 8, flight frequency will be increased to daily. The travel time is 1 hour 45 …

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  • Jetstar launches first non-stop flight between Melbourne and Zhengzhou

    Published on : Thursday, December 7, 2017

    Melbourne Airport celebrated as Jetstar’s inaugural service from Zhengzhou arrived this afternoon carrying travellers on a Boeing 787 aircraft. Jetstar Airways is the only Australian airline flying direct to Zhengzhou and will operate two weekly services on Wednesday and Saturday, …

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  • Auckland Airport welcomes increased flights on Singapore to Auckland route

    Published on : Thursday, December 7, 2017

    Auckland Airport has welcomed the announcement by Air New Zealand and Singapore Airlines that they will increase flights on the Singapore to Auckland route.   Currently, Air New Zealand and Singapore Airlines are in a joint venture on the Singapore …

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  • Etihad Airways Introduces Second Daily Flight to Jordan

    Published on : Thursday, December 7, 2017

    Etihad Airways is launching a second daily flight between Abu Dhabi and Amman, effective 25 March 2018. The double daily year-round schedule will provide greater choice to local passengers travelling between Abu Dhabi and Amman, with attractive timings of early afternoon …

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  • SWISS welcomes a starred Valais chef aboard

    Published on : Thursday, December 7, 2017

    SWISS From 6 December to 6 March, travellers in First and Business Class on SWISS’s outbound intercontinental services will be offered culinary delights from Canton Valais in Southwest Switzerland. The meals are the product of a collaboration with Franck Reynaud, chef de cuisine …

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  • Heathrow welcomes 50th electric vehicle as part of pledge to ‘Go Electric’

    Published on : Thursday, December 7, 2017

    Heathrow has reached a key milestone in its pledge to ‘Go Electric’ with the delivery of the 50th electric vehicle to the airport’s fleet. This is a key step in Heathrow’s promise to make all of its cars and small …

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