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by globetrotter
15 Dec 2018, 11:20
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Norwegian Boeing 737-8 MAX diverts to Iran
Replies: 20
Views: 3806

Re: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2018

Norwegian 737-8max diverted to Shiraz, Iran while operating Dubai-Oslo flight. Ladies were allowed to disembark without wearing a scarf on their hair. Scarf is only for visitors and crew who are travelling to the place, also a Turkish airlines flight to or from India had diverted to Iran with an Is...
by globetrotter
14 Dec 2018, 16:11
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: WOW Air has ceased operations, all flights cancelled and filing for bankruptcy
Replies: 52
Views: 16191

Re: Icelandair Group to acquire low-cost airline WOW air, or not?

More here : https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/281995/wow-outlines-fleet-reduction-plans-/?utm_source=content_and_community&utm_medium=social_media&utm_campaign=routesonline&utm_content=wow+outlines+fleet+reduction+plans https://www.businesstraveller.com/business-travel/2018/12/13/w...
by globetrotter
14 Dec 2018, 16:02
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Norwegian Boeing 737-8 MAX diverts to Iran
Replies: 20
Views: 3806

Norwegian Boeing 737-8 MAX diverts to Iran

Norwegian 737-8max diverted to Shiraz, Iran while operating Dubai-Oslo flight after engine problems.
by globetrotter
13 Dec 2018, 12:14
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2018
Replies: 126
Views: 32590

Re: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2018

Iceland Air quits Dallas from April.
by globetrotter
12 Dec 2018, 12:44
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2018
Replies: 126
Views: 32590

Re: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2018

Ukraine International will drop Sri Lanka from April.

Kuwaiti LCC Wataniya Airways has shut down after its AOC was cancelled, airline had suspended ops since a couple of months.
by globetrotter
07 Dec 2018, 20:04
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2018
Replies: 126
Views: 32590

Re: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2018

Jet Airways to drop two more routes in February 2019, Kochi – Sharjah and Thiruvananthapuram – Dammam.
Sharjah is being terminated and wont be served from anywhere, one article says Oman too.
by globetrotter
06 Dec 2018, 18:55
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: News from THY - Turkish Airlines
Replies: 663
Views: 290578

Re: News from THY - Turkish Airlines

sn26567 wrote:
06 Dec 2018, 17:53
Turkish Airlines to start new flights to Chennai, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Amritsar and Bengaluru. It also plans to double its operations in Mumbai and Delhi.

It appears like THY sees a big market in India.
If India allows them by revising bilateral, which wont be happening.
by globetrotter
06 Dec 2018, 18:49
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2018
Replies: 126
Views: 32590

Re: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2018

Aeroflot will pull out of Sri Lanka again just over a month after resuming service there, the route is to be operated by Rossiya from mid-December.
by globetrotter
28 Nov 2018, 19:09
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: PIA to link Sialkot with Europe
Replies: 1
Views: 475

Re: PIA to link Sialkot with Europe

Sialkot-Paris-Barcelona-Islamabad planned from 20th January, once a week likely on 777-200.
by globetrotter
26 Nov 2018, 16:11
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: News from THY - Turkish Airlines
Replies: 663
Views: 290578

Re: News from THY - Turkish Airlines

TK will add Adana and Trabzon to new ISL airport from 10th December, raising to seven the number of destinations served from there.
by globetrotter
26 Nov 2018, 14:48
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2018
Replies: 126
Views: 32590

Re: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2018

Air Tanzania cancelled India launch in September, they were to operate Dar es Salam-Mumbai on 787.
by globetrotter
23 Nov 2018, 13:56
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: PIA to link Sialkot with Europe
Replies: 1
Views: 475

PIA to link Sialkot with Europe

The flag carrier will add a fourth Pakistani city connection to EU with plans for once weekly each services as Sialkot-Milan-Barcelona, and Sialkot-Copenhagen-Oslo using 777, no dates given yet, but are trying for January for Scandinavian routes. Currently all of their UK/EU ops are from Lahore and ...
by globetrotter
22 Nov 2018, 23:29
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Rossiya Airlines adds Sri Lanka
Replies: 0
Views: 360

Rossiya Airlines adds Sri Lanka

Rossiya will launch five weekly SVO-CMB service from 15th December with 777, their second destination in the region after Goa.
by globetrotter
20 Nov 2018, 20:03
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Chinese carriers European developments
Replies: 10
Views: 2334

Chinese carriers European developments

According to airlineroute CAAC intends to approve Sichuan Airlines to start Chengdu-Istanbul four weekly from 1st May and China Southern daily Guangzhou-Helsinki from 1st July.
by globetrotter
20 Nov 2018, 16:31
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Indigo plans Europe services from October
Replies: 11
Views: 4645

Re: Indigo plans Europe services from October

Tbilisi may serve as stop for LGW, not sure if with traffic rights, Georgian newspaper seems to suggest it will be a traffic route, Baku is also being looked at for stopover.
by globetrotter
20 Nov 2018, 16:17
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: News from THY - Turkish Airlines
Replies: 663
Views: 290578

Re: News from THY - Turkish Airlines

Is that bit in parentheses meant to be sarcasm LOL! really what market exists in tiny Lesotho?
by globetrotter
20 Nov 2018, 16:12
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2018
Replies: 126
Views: 32590

Re: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2018

PIA has quit Bangladesh.

Air Blue will pull out of Medina from December, earlier they dropped Dammam, this leaves only Riyadh and Jeddah in their Saudi network.
by globetrotter
19 Nov 2018, 20:17
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2018
Replies: 126
Views: 32590

Re: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2018

Philippine Airlines ends Abu Dhabi service in January.
by globetrotter
06 Nov 2018, 22:30
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Luxair starts UAE service
Replies: 3
Views: 946

Re: Luxair starts UAE service

Its a beach resort-ish kind of place is what I have heard.

These services are not really seasonal to be operated every year but more like just a one time operation for a few months during a particular season it seems, I doubt Lux will be there again.