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TAP opens a new sales desk in Ponta Delgada

Today TAP opened a new sales desk at João Paulo II Airport, in Ponta Delgada, on São Miguel Island, Azores. This new shop increases the...

Japan’s Ryukyu Air Commuter unveiled as launch customer for Bombardier Q400 Cargo-Combi variant; purchased five of the type

Long-time Bombardier customer Ryukyu Air Commuter purchased the five Q400 turboprops in July 2014 All five Q400 aircraft will be delivered in combi configuration Bombardier Commercial...

Ryanair launches Edinburgh Summer 2016 schedule

ONE NEW ROUTE TO COPENHAGEN, 2.3M CUSTOMERS P.A. Ryanair, Europe’s No 1 airline, today (29 Sep) launched its Summer 2016 Edinburgh schedule with 1 new...

Wizz Air announces new Bucharest to Birmingham route

Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, today announced a new route from Bucharest to Birmingham. The route will commence...

Norwegian named best in Europe at the prestigious Passenger Choice Awards

Norwegian continues its winning streak, totaling six Passenger Choice Awards within the last four years  Norwegian named Best in Region: Europe for second consecutive year  Norwegian, the...

Boeing, Cathay Pacific Airways celebrate milestone 70th 777 delivery

Airline is largest 777 fleet operator in Asia Boeing and Cathay Pacific Airways celebrated a significant achievement today with the delivery of the airline’s 70th...

Delta to connect Research Triangle (Raleigh-Durham) to Paris

Raleigh-Durham customers will be able to connect to more than 75 destinations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa from Paris. RALEIGH - Delta will...

Lufthansa starts new Frankfurt-Tampa service

New Florida destination becomes 18th point served in the USA; flights to operate with three-class Airbus A340-300s specially configured for the leisure travel market Lufthansa...

Air Serbia kicks off public testing of new inflight internet and mobile services on a Belgrade-Brussels flight

Air Serbia, the national airline of the Republic of Serbia, today launches a seven-day public test phase of its new "Air Serbia Wi-Fly" inflight...

Norwegian announces plans for low-cost direct flights from Cork to Boston, New York and Barcelona

Cork to Boston services planned for May 2016 and Cork to New York planned for 2017 Norwegian, Europe’s third largest low-cost airline, has today announced...

TAP and Google set up a high-tech partnership to help the airline digitalise its business that much faster

TAP and Google today announced they have begun working together on the airline’s digital progress to maximise client numbers and loyalty in the digital...

Finnair extends Miami route to summer season, adds frequencies to Chicago for summer 2016

Starting from April 2016, Finnair will extend its Miami service to be year-round, and will operate to Miami with three weekly frequencies in summer...

Ryanair to distribute €398 million Aer Lingus proceeds to shareholders

BOARD APPROVES ’B’ SHARE PROGRAMME (SUBJECT TO EGM APPROVAL) Ryanair held its AGM in Dublin this morning (24 Sep 2015), during which the airline briefed...

British Airways’ first refreshed Boeing 747 flies

The first of 18 of British Airways' much-loved Boeing 747s with a refreshed interior and state-of-the-art in-flight entertainment system is taking to the skies...

Ryanair launches Brussels (and Charleroi) Summer 2016 schedule

5 NEW ROUTES & OVER 8.1M CUSTOMERS   Ryanair today (23 Sep) launched its Summer 2016 Brussels schedule, including 2 new Charleroi routes (Copenhagen and...

Iberia renews handling contract with Air Nostrum in more than 20 Spanish airports

Barcelona and Jerez airports are included in the new contract as Iberia has won ramp handling licenses there. Last year Iberia Airport Services provided airport...

China Eastern Airlines receives its 50th A330

Airbus’ best-selling A330 widebody supports China Eastern’s impressive growth China Eastern Airlines has taken delivery of its 50th A330 aircraft at a ceremony celebrated on...

Deutsche Telekom and Inmarsat partner to deliver European Aviation Network

World’s first combined LTE-based ground network and satellite network dedicated to aviation passenger connectivity in Europe Customer experience similar to the comfort of high-speed broadband...

Lufthansa to offer broadband Internet on board short and medium-haul flights from 2016 onwards

The airline group extends its position as an innovation leader for digital services From early summer 2016, Lufthansa will be the first network airline in...

SAS first in Europe to fly the new Airbus A330-300 Enhanced 242-tonne version

SAS is the first European airline to fly the new long-haul Airbus A330-300 Enhanced. The first commercial flight leaves today from Copenhagen to Chicago....