Flights hit by air traffic control strike in Italy

Airlines using Italian airspace face disruption today as air traffic controllers walk out on strike. Flight cancellations have also been confirmed by airline in the...

Qantas first Boeing 747-400 goes on permanent display in Australia

2 hours ago Qantas’ first Boeing 747-400, celebrated for having flown the longest commercial flight in history from London to Sydney, made its shortest and...

New routes at Pegasus Airlines drive passenger numbers skyward in 2015

Turkey’s leading low-cost airline Pegasus Airlines achieved 13.2 per cent year-on-year growth in the number of guests carried, flying a total of 22.3 million...

Dubai International welcomes 6.7m passengers in July

6 hours ago Dubai Airports has announced that 6.68 million passengers passed through Dubai International in July -up 29.6 per cent from the same month...

SAS and Etihad Airways ink codeshare deal in Scandinavia

3 days ago SAS and Etihad Airways are set to begin codeshare operations and provide customers with enhanced travel options between Scandinavia and the United...

Dubai International continues to welcome record passenger numbers

3 hours ago High volumes and steady growth continued at Dubai International in April with more than 6.5 million passengers passing through the airport, according...

easyJet opens new base at Francisco de Sá Carneiro Airport Porto

2 days ago easyJet has opened its new base at Francisco de Sá Carneiro Airport Porto. Three new UK routes from Manchester, Bristol and London...

Qatar Airways signs 10 year deal with Arconics

Qatar Airways has engaged Dublin-based Arconics to implement an enterprise Corporate Document Management System (CDMS) for the global carrier. The 10-year agreement was recently...

TAP set to launch Airspace by Airbus cabin brand

10 hours ago TAP, the leading airline to Portugal from the UK, has signed an agreement to become the first airline to operate the new...

Boeing signs maintenance deal with Oman Air

20 hours ago Boeing has confirmed Oman Air has contracted for a suite of services to support the upcoming entry into service of the airline’s...

Al Maktoum International – Dubai World Central climbs cargo table

7 hours ago Cargo volumes at Al Maktoum International - Dubai World Central continued to rise sharply in the first half of 2015, as the...

ITB Berlin 2015: Oman Air to detail expansion plans in Germany

3 days ago Oman Air’s iconic white exhibition stand will this week be the focus for a wide range of industry meetings, media interviews and...

Expedia increases ownership in AirAsia-Expedia joint venture

Expedia has entered into an agreement with AirAsia Berhad to purchase an additional 25% equity interest of AAE Travel Pte. Ltd., the joint venture...

SWISS carries over 16 million passengers in 2014

4 hours ago Swiss International Air Lines’ annual passenger numbers exceeded 16 million for the first time last year. All in all, some 16,169,411 passengers were...

Etihad upgrades Melbourne route with A380 introduction

3 days ago Etihad Airways has rostered its next-generation A380 aircraft between Melbourne and Abu Dhabi, adding additional capacity. The flagship superjumbo will operate one of...

Virgin Australia renews agreement with Sabre

2 days ago Virgin Australia has renewed its technology agreement and widened the scope of its relationship with Sabre. The deal expands the airlines’ SabreSonic...