Air Belgium

MAUREVA announces two new airline clients (Air Belgium & Star Flyer) for its EDGAR Passenger Revenue Accounting Solution and Managed Services

Maureva continues to strengthen its position both in Europe and Asia with the recent signature of Air Belgium and the Japanese carrier Star Flyer Headquartered...

Air Belgium confirms its shareholders and will open the ticket sale next Tuesday

Air Belgium, the new Belgium airline, today confirmed its shareholders’ structure and directors. Air Belgium’s subscribed capital, which was increased to 20 million euros, is...

Air Belgium’s first commercial flight on 29 March: Amsterdam-Paramaribo on behalf of Surinam Airways

Both Flightradar24 and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol mention on their websites that the Surinam Airways flight PY993 from Amsterdam to Paramaribo will be operated by Air Belgium's...

Air Belgium OO-ABB just pulled out of the hangar in its new livery

While I returned from the Brussels Airlines Aerosmurf unveiling, I noticed that technicians were pulling out OO-ABB, Air Belgium's second Airbus A340-300 of the hangar...

The schedule of Air Belgium’s four-times-weekly flight to Hong Kong has been announced

In an Business Traveller interview with Air Belgium's CEO Niky Terzakis, the schedule for the four-times-weekly Hong Kong route has been announced. The airline will fly out of...

Air Belgium obtains its Air Operator’s Certificate – First flights to Hong Kong mid-April

Air Belgium, the new Belgian airline, today announces it has obtained its air operator’s certificate (AOC). The first flights will take off in mid-April...

Air Belgium’s first two aircraft OO-ABA and OO-ABB were ferried to Brussels Airport on 1 and 2 March 2018

Oscar Oscar Alfa Bravo Bravo or OO-ABB, Air Belgium's first Airbus A340 was ferried from Tarbes-Lourdes-Pyrénées airport (LDE-LFBT) to Brussels Airport on Thursday 1...

Air Belgium selects Envision from Rusada™

Belgian start-up selects hosted maintenance & engineering technology platform Air Belgium has selected Rusada’s Envision™ technology to manage their maintenance and engineering information system. The new...

Air Belgium selects Brussels South Charleroi Airport to launch long-haul network; first flight to Hong Kong in March

Air Belgium will launch its flights to Asia from Brussels South Charleroi Airport (BSCA), the start-up announced in a press conference this morning. Four...

Why airlines are eager to connect Europe with mainland China

2018 is the EU-China Tourism Year (ECTY), an agreement that was reached by the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, and the Chinese...

L’Echo: “Air Belgium to launch operations from Brussels South Charleroi Airport in March 2018”

Air Belgium has selected Brussels South Charleroi Airport (BSCA) as its base, financial newspaper L'Echo announced this morning. Lower airport taxes, the arrival of...

Two investment companies have taken a 25 percent share in Air Belgium

The Federal Holding and Investment Company (SFPI - FPIM) and the Walloon investment company (SRIW) have taken a 25 percent share in Air Belgium,...

Update on the Air Belgium project; now hiring staff for multiple positions

"When will Air Belgium launch its operations?", "when will the airline start flying to Hong Kong?". These questions were asked multiple times in our...

Air Belgium CEO Niky Terzakis comments on Cathay Pacific Hong Kong – Brussels launch; first Air Belgium aircraft in the next 10 weeks

Now that Cathay Pacific will launch four flights per week between Hong Kong and Brussels Airport, luchtzak.be asked Air Belgium CEO Niky Terzakis if...

Air Belgium and VLM Airlines are still waiting for a Belgian AOC

Last year two airlines have filed for a Belgian Air Operator's Certificate (AOC): Air Belgium (August 2016) and VLM Airlines (September 2016). To date...

Air Belgium will start flying from Brussels Airport from October 2017 and unveils travel classes: economy, premium class and business class

Air Belgium today announced the 3 travel classes that will be retrofitted on the Airbus A340 aircraft: economy, premium and business class seats. Additionally the...

The launch of Air Belgium flights to China delayed until the winter season, with Hong Kong as first destination

The first flights from Air Belgium to China are postponed "until the winter season" due to the delay in granting the Air Operator licence...

Movie: Finnair’s mighty Airbus A340-300 now painted ready for Air Belgium use seen blasting out of Cambridge Airport’s tiny runway!

A word from the movie maker: Finnair's mighty Airbus A340-300 now painted ready for Air Belgium use seen blasting out of Cambridge Airport's tiny...

Esther Fourez (27) is the winner of the Air Belgium uniform designer contest

Among more than 100 designers Ester Fourez (27) was chosen tonight to design the new Air Belgium uniform ; she also won the €10,000...

Radixx International partners with Air Belgium to provide the passenger service system

  Passenger service systems provider now working with Belgian long-haul carrier Radixx International, an industry-leader in providing custom tailored airline reservation, distribution and merchandising systems, recently...