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Etihad Aviation Group to donate 150,000 meals to charity every year

Etihad Aviation Group has launched a community programme that will deliver 400 meals per day to charity. The initiative will be held throughout 2018...

Jet Airways launches four weekly flights between Mumbai and Manchester (from Winter 2018)

Jet Airways, India's premier international airline is proud to announce that beginning Nov 5, 2018, it will launch its first non-stop service between Mumbai...

Lufthansa Group airlines introduce new economy “Light” fare on North American routes

New fare with carry-on luggage bookable as of summer 2018 Add one piece of luggage or request a seat reservation on an individual...

On 2 May 2018, TUI fly Belgium’s OO-JAY suffered a tailstrike on landing at Marrakesh airport

On 2 May 2018 a TUI fly Belgium Boeing 737-800 (OO-JAY) performing flight TB3640 from Brest (France) to Marrakesh (Morocco), landed on Marrakesh's runway...

Royal Brunei Airlines announces daily Non-Stop flights to London

Royal Brunei Airlines (RB) is delighted to announce the launching of daily non-stop flights between Brunei and London effective 28th October 2018. The non-stop...

Air Koryo plans domestic service Pyongyang – Wonsan route in June 2018

The North Korean airline Air Koryo plans to offer Pyongyang – Wonsan/Kalma domestic service from June 2018 Based on the report by DPRK Today,...

[Movie + pictures] Runway excursion for Air Astana Airbus A320 at Astana Airport, left engine damaged

An Air Astana Airbus A320 (P4-KBB) experienced a runway excursion on landing at Astana Airport on Tuesday 22 May, flight KC352 from Shymkent carried...

[Movie + pictures] Emergency nose gear up landing of Saudia Airlines flight SV3818, operated by Onur Air

Saudia Airlines flight SV3818, operated by an Onur Air Airbus A330-200 (TC-OCH) and scheduled from Medina to Dhaka has diverted to Jeddah with a...

Etihad Airways Atlas Magazine recognised with two coveted Communicator Awards

Etihad Airways’ inflight magazine, Atlas, published by London based Ink, has received two prestigious Communicator Awards in the major categories of Design Features –...

Aeroflot Group passenger traffic up 8.8% in April 2018

Aeroflot PJSC (Moscow Exchange ticker: AFLT) today announces operating results for Aeroflot Group (“the Group”) and Aeroflot – Russian Airlines (“the Company”) for April...

Volga-Dnepr Technics Moscow completes certification of line maintenance station in Liege, Belgium

Volga-Dnepr Technics Moscow (VDTM), a business unit of Volga-Dnepr Group, has completed the certification of a line maintenance station in Liege, Belgium, for aircraft...

Keflavik Airport adds three new connections to one big destination: WOW, Icelandair and American to Dallas/Fort Worth

As Keflavik Airport continues to intensify its solid route network, the coming weeks will see the Icelandic gateway not only add a new destination...

airBaltic launches route from Riga to Split

The Latvian airline airBaltic today, on May 21, 2018, launched a new route from Riga International Airport to Split Airport in Croatia. The new...

Record profits for Ryanair in Fiscal Year 2017-2018 despite wave of 18,000 cancellations between October and March

Ryanair full-year profits rise 10% to €1.45bn – Lower fares & higher oil cuts Year 2019 guidance to €1.25bn – €1.35bn Ryanair today (21 May)...

A milestone in cabin lighting: Lufthansa A350-900 awarded German Lighting Design Prize

special prize for onboard lighting design  cabin lighting supports the well-being of the passengers already the second award for the Lufthansa A350-900 The Lufthansa...

Here is British Airways’ crew of 8 Meg(h)an’s and two Harry’s on flight BA93 to Toronto

On this day of the Royal wedding in Windsor, British Airways has released the pictures of a crew composed of only Meg(h)an's and Harry's,...

TUI fly Belgium re-launches two long-haul destinations: Puerto Plata (Dominican Republic) and Mombasa (Kenya)

TUI fly Belgium will re-launch two long-haul destinations from Brussels Airport during the upcoming winter aviation season, the airline said Friday. Thanks to the...

Cuba: A Boeing 737 with 104 passengers and 9 crew aboard crashes at take-off from Havana

Airport sources and witnesses said a Boeing 737-200 heading for Holguin, in eastern Cuba, crashed shortly after take-off from Havana airport. The Global Aerolineas Damojh...

SAS the first Nordic airline to launch high speed WiFi

Passengers on SAS short- and medium-haul routes will now have access to a stable, fast and strong WiFi signal, enabling them to stream and...

Wizz Air announces a further massive expansion at Kutaisi, Georgia

SEVEN NEW SERVICES TO SEVEN COUNTRIES Wizz Air announced seven new services from Kutaisi to Paris, Prague, Athens, Barcelona, Rome Bucharest and Vienna. The new...