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Delta to rollout pre-select flight meals for premier guests

Passengers boarding Delta Air Lines will relish an elevated in flight dining experience with the introduction of new services.   Customers travelling to selected European destination from the New York-JKF and Atlanta will be able to pre-select their meals, this …

  • Brussels Airlines’ passenger growth continues in September

    Published on : Thursday, October 12, 2017

    Brussels Airlines again recorded a passenger growth this September. Compared to the same period last year, 72,709 more passengers traveled with Brussels Airlines. The seat load factor increased to 82.5%. September is traditionally a busy month for Brussels Airlines. On …

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  • Southwest Airlines Offers Domestic Fares Starting As Low As $49 One-Way To Select Destinations!

    Published on : Thursday, October 12, 2017

    Southwest Airlines Co. is launching a three-day sale offering extra-low fares for winter travel, so book your next trip now! Customers may take advantage of low domestic fares starting at $49, $79, $99, and $129 one-way to select destinations today …

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  • IATA-WCO Collaboration To Improve Air Cargo Efficiency and Security

    Published on : Thursday, October 12, 2017

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the World Customs Organization (WCO) announced that IATA’s Cargo-XML messaging standard has been fully integrated into WCO’s Cargo Targeting System (WCO CTS), a risk assessment tool available to WCO member countries worldwide.   …

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  • Singapore Airlines To Boost F&B Sustainability Practices

    Published on : Thursday, October 12, 2017

    Singapore Airlines has today committed to significantly enhancing sustainability practices in its in-flight food and beverage offerings. Under the new initiative, a “From Farm to Plane” concept will be introduced to promote environmental sustainability and support local farmers’ communities.   …

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  • Jet Airways partners Vidya Balan-starrer ‘Tumhari Sulu’

    Published on : Thursday, October 12, 2017

    Jet Airways, India’s full-service premier international airline, today announced a partnership with T-Series and Ellipsis Entertainment – producers of the forthcoming Hindi film, ‘Tumhari Sulu’, becoming the film’s ‘Official Airline Partner’. The partnership is part of the airline’s philosophy to constantly seek …

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  • Boeing, Air India Celebrate Airline’s 125th Delivery

    Published on : Thursday, October 12, 2017

    Boeing and Air India celebrated today the delivery of the airline’s 125th airplane from Boeing. The airplane is the 27th 787-8 Dreamliner for the national carrier.   “Boeing airplanes are, and always have been, the foundation of Air India’s fleet, providing us …

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  • Qatar Airways Upgrades to A330 Service To Seychelles To Meet Increased Passenger Demand

    Published on : Thursday, October 12, 2017

    In order to meet rising passenger demand, Qatar Airways has announced plans to upgrade service on its Seychelles route to an A330 aircraft, starting 29 October 2017, as the award-winning airline prepares to celebrate its one-year anniversary of flying to …

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  • US Airlines companies face losses in post hurricane time

    Published on : Wednesday, October 11, 2017

    US Airlines face the losses because the higher costs during the hurricanes and the competitive markets.     According to a survey report by the International Air Transport Association industry group, the demand of air travel has rose worldwide more …

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  • Lufthansa and Vereinigung Cockpit sign long-term collective labor agreements

    Published on : Wednesday, October 11, 2017

    Lufthansa and the pilot trade union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) signed a new collective labor agreement (CLA) on all previously open issues. The signed contracts correspond to the agreement reached in March. The CLA is subject to approval of the trade …

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  • WestJet adds service between Nanaimo, Comox and Vancouver

    Published on : Tuesday, October 10, 2017

    WestJet announced today that it will begin operating daily, year-round service from Nanaimo Airport and Comox Valley Airport to Vancouver International Airport on WestJet Encore.   “WestJet is looking forward to providing Nanaimo and Comox with improved connectivity into the broader WestJet network,” said Brian Znotins, WestJet …

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  • United Reports September 2017 Operational Performance

    Published on : Tuesday, October 10, 2017

    United Airlines (UAL) today reported September 2017 operational results.   UAL’s September 2017 consolidated traffic (revenue passenger miles) decreased 1.6 percent and consolidated capacity (available seat miles) increased 1.7 percent versus September 2016. UAL’s September 2017 consolidated load factor decreased 2.7 points compared to September 2016.   “Last …

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  • Boeing Donates $5 Million to USO Pathfinder

    Published on : Tuesday, October 10, 2017

    Boeing today announced a $5 million, multi-year donation to help expand United Service Organizations (USO) Pathfinder transition services—a comprehensive global program for transitioning service members.   Boeing’s contribution will support more than 210,000 transitioning service members during the three-year investment period. The …

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  • Qatar Airways Wins ‘Best Airline’ Award At The 2017 UK Business Traveller Awards

    Published on : Tuesday, October 10, 2017

    Qatar Airways is pleased to announce that it has been named ‘Best Airline’ at the highly-respected 2017 Business Traveller Awards, held on Monday 9 October at London’s Royal Garden Hotel in Kensington.   In addition to being voted ‘Best Airline’ …

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  • Qatar Airways Increases Frequencies to Eastern Europe and the Nordics

    Published on : Tuesday, October 10, 2017

    Qatar Airways has doubled its frequencies to a number of destinations in Eastern Europe and the Nordics, following a significant increase in passenger demand to the popular destinations of Prague, Warsaw and Helsinki. Commencing mid-December, the award-winning airline will introduce …

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  • 7 % surge in global air travel demand, IATA reports

    Published on : Tuesday, October 10, 2017

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA)s World Transport Statistics (WATS) report for 2017 showed  a surge in global air travel demand by 7 per cent.   Airlines across the world added 242 million more passengers last year raising the total …

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  • French air control strike cancels numerous flights

    Published on : Tuesday, October 10, 2017

    The latest French air control strikes have triggered the cancellation of several flights.   It had commenced around 5 p.m. British time on Monday and would be continuing until the early hours of Wednesday. The main air traffic controllers’ unions …

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  • London Southend seeks permission to expand its terminal

    Published on : Tuesday, October 10, 2017

      In order to improve the facilities for passengers and cater the new aviation regulations the London Southend Airport has submitted an application to Rochford District Council for permission to extend its terminal building.     The multi-million-pound project will …

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  • Eurowings expands with new Jersey-Hamburg route

    Published on : Tuesday, October 10, 2017

    Eurowings, Europe’s fastest growing airlines adds a new Jersey-Hamburg route to its portfolio that will ply once a week every Sunday from May 6, 2018.   Eurowings will be further operating two one weekly routes from Jersey next summer to …

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  • American Airlines flight in Hong Kong cancelled after cargo catches fire

    Published on : Tuesday, October 10, 2017

    A flight of American Airlines that was headed towards Los Angeles from Hong Kong was canceled on Monday after a container being loaded inside the cargo bay suddenly caught fire.   The fire at Hong Kong International Airport has been …

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  • United Airlines named Airline of the Year by IFSA

    Published on : Tuesday, October 10, 2017

    United Airlines was named the 2017 Airline of the Year in recognition of its United Polaris business class experience at the International Flight Services Association (IFSA) Compass Awards. The IFSA, a global professional association serving the needs and interests of …

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