Flydubai's chief executive officer Ghaith Al Ghaith has received the Leadership Award at the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference (AHIC) that took place today at Madinat Jumeirah.
Etihad Airways has hosted a special reception in Abu Dhabi to mark the UAE launch of 'Runway to Runway', the airline's rewards programme specially designed to support the fashion community's international
Emirates Airlines won four accolades at the Business Traveller Middle East 2017 Awards this week.
Flydubai was named “Best Low-Cost Airline serving the Middle East” at the 2017 Business Traveller Middle East Awards held in Dubai on 23 April.
Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive, Emirates Airline & Group, received two official government delegations from Australia and Greece at Arabian Travel Market, the region's
Piaggio Aerospace will participate with its Avanti EVO in the 17th edition of EBACE, the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition staged in Geneva, Switzerland, at the Palaexpo and Geneva International Airport
Flydubai is participating at the Kazakhstan International Tourism & Travel Fair (KITF) in Almaty which will take place from 19 to 21 April.
FedEx Express, was named Express Logistics Company of the Year at the Logistics Middle East Awards 2017.
Emirates will debut its new A380 Onboard Lounge at the Infinite Possibilities stand in its home-base of Dubai at the 2017 edition of the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) from 24-27 April.
Oman Air has been voted the 'Best In-Flight Duty Free' provider in the Middle East by readers of the German passenger services industry publication, Pax International Magazine.
In order to keep airfields safe, flight crews need a clear, safe and consistent operating environment that avoids confusion, according to a leading aviation expert speaking on day two of the World Aviation Safety Summit, held in Dubai.
Emirates SkyCargo has transported 'New Zealand Aotearoa' – Emirates Team New Zealand's race boat - from Auckland to Bermuda in advance of the Louis Vuitton America's Cup sailing competition which will begin in late May
Gulf Air and Title Sponsor of the 2017 Formula One Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix, has begun its countdown to this month's Bahrain Grand Prix weekend which takes place on 14, 15 and 16 April at the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir.
Delegates and attendees of the fifth annual World Aviation Safety Summit (WASS) said today that aviation safety should not be threatened by commercial or political interference, such as the recent US and UK electronics bans
Members of UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) Innovation Board gathered for the 3rd time today, to evaluate the efficiency of internal innovation in line with all GCAA strategic innovation objectives.
The UAE Space Agency hosted Saturday a Jupiter observation event on Abu Dhabi corniche, providing members of the public with rare views of the gas giant as it makes its closest approach to Earth this year at 666 million
Dubai Duty Free retained the title as Airport Travel Retailer of the Year at the annual Duty Free News International (DFNI) Global Travel Awards for Travel Retail Excellence held on Friday, 7th April at
The MEBAA Show Morocco will offer an increased scope to exhibitors in terms of space and tent options when it moves to its new location at Marrakech Menara Airport in September.
Emirates has been recognised as the Best Airline in the World in the inaugural TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards for Airlines. In addition to clinching the grand prize, the airline was the
Airbus has won two categories in this year's Crystal Cabin Award for the first time.
Jazeera Airways has announced its title sponsorship of the first-of-its-kind RunKuwait 230-kilometer run, from the northern to the southern borders of the country.
The Emirates Group is to embrace hundreds of qualified Emirati job seekers at Careers UAE 2017, Dubai's leading recruitment exhibition.
Aerospace Turbine Services & Solutions (TS&S Aerospace) is the host sponsor for the annual Airline Engineering & Maintenance: Middle East conference, running in Abu Dhabi from April 11-12.
Emirates and AC Milan surprised travellers at Milan Malpensa International Airport with the unveiling of an A380 sporting a special AC Milan livery.
At the 9th Annual Global CSR and Summit Awards, Dubai Duty Free was a Gold and Bronze awardee for the CSR Leadership Award and Best Environmental Excellence Award respectively, at a special event held on
On 25 March 2007, Pegasus launched flights to Istanbul from the third busiest airport in London, which serves over 24 million passengers a year.
Peter Baumgartner, chief executive officer of Etihad Airways, and Mohammad Al Bulooki, executive vice president commercial, joined Scott Fancher, Boeing senior vice president, at the integrated seawater and agriculture
Eminent international women leaders from the aviation industry will converge at the second Women in Aviation General Assembly on May 15th to promote the higher participation of women in the Middle East's robust aviation sector.
The 6th Emerging Airports Forum, held in Jeddah at Hilton Hotel on 29-30th of November 2017, will focus on the Saudi airports development projects along with the ongoing and future airports development projects in the
The lights went out across Oman Air's network of 55 international destinations, as Oman Air joined millions of people around the world in marking Earth Hour.
FedEx Express has been named a UAE Superbrand for the fourth consecutive year.
In celebration of UAE's Year of Giving, Emirates Skywards' annual Thanks a Million campaign has created another Miles millionaire while supporting a good cause.
To mark Earth Hour on 25 March 2017, Qatar Airways switched off the lights at its corporate headquarters between 8:30 and 9:30pm in an effort to encourage communities and individuals to
UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) is inviting submissions for its Second Aeronnovation Award Program for the year 2017.
The impact of the US and UK bans on electronics from Muslim-majority countries will be cross examined at the fifth edition of the World Aviation Safety Summit, which will be held on 11 and 12 April in
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced that “Creating Sustainable and Safe Operations in an Interconnected World” will be the theme for the inaugural Safety and Flight Ops Conference.
Kallman Worldwide, organiser of the U.S. presence at trade shows in eight industries on six continents, will represent the region's fastest-growing industry event, the Bahrain International
The Organizing Committee of the World Energy Congress in Abu Dhabi has announced the support of the Etihad Aviation Group (EAG) in the delivery of the 2019 Congress.
Tackling the safety challenges posed by the booming global aviation industry, the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority is hosting the World Aviation Safety Summit (WASS), returning to Dubai this year in its fifth edition.
Oman Air participated at ITB Berlin from 8 – 12 March 2017.
The African Airlines Association (AFRAA) in partnership with Tunisair, will stage the 6th Aviation Stakeholders Convention from 07-09 May 2017 at the Medina Mediterranea in Yasmine Hammamet - Tunisia.
Emirates and Google are engaging visitors at this year's Emirates Airline Festival of Literature with innovative on-ground experiences ranging from virtual reality 3D painting tools to an e-book reading
Emirates Group chairman and chief executive, Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, expressed his appreciation to the women in Emirates' and dnata's workforce for their dedication and contribution on International Women's Day.
Flydubai today celebrated International Women's Day with an all-female crew operating flights FZ001/FZ002 between Dubai and Doha.
Her Highness Dr. Sheikha Shamma bint Mohammed Al Nahyan has made a special visit to Etihad's Global Business Service Solutions (GBSS) facility in Al Ain.
Emirates is the most positively perceived brand by women in the UAE over the past year.
Qatar Airways was commended for its 'exceptional service 'this week, picking up an award at the 30th annual M&IT Awards.
Jazeera Airways is celebrating International Women's Day by announcing special fares exclusively for women travelling to all destinations during the month of March.
Royal Jordanian Airline and King Hussein Cancer Foundation (KHCF) renewed their social partnership agreement regarding donations of frequent flyers miles in the Royal Plus program, a partnership that
London's iconic cabs were recently adorned with full Gulf Air branding on them as part of a campaign with taxi advertising specialist Sherbet Media, advertising Bahrain's national carrier's network, one-stop-shop website and worldwide call
Pegasus has won the “Aircraft Lessor JOLCO Deal of the Year Award” at the Global Transport Finance magazine's Annual Gala Awards 2016, which awards the leading financing deals in global transport.
Etihad Airways has been honoured with the 2016 Treasury of the Year award by Treasury Management International (TMI) for a string of achievements over the past 12 months. The annual TMI Corporate Recognition Awards, held in
Qatar Airways Cargo has received the Global Cargo Airline of the Year award at a ceremony in Johannesburg, as part of Africa's biennial air freight industry trade exhibition and conference, Air Cargo Africa, that took
Jazeera Airways has announced its key sponsorship of the Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Heritage Village.
The Aviation Africa 2017 event is taking place at the Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Centre, Kigali, Rwanda from 22 to 23 February 2017.
Pegasus Airlines has won 'The Best Low-Cost Airline' award at the World Tourism Awards ceremony held for the third year as part of the World Tourism Forum.
Riyadh Travel Fair (RTF) 2017, Saudi Arabia's leading travel industry event, will open its doors for the ninth consecutive year, with the 2017 edition to be located at the Al Faisaliah
AJW Technique, the maintenance hub for the AJW Group's component repair and overhaul service, has been selected as a finalist for five categories at the 145.com 2017 Top Shop Awards.
Leonardo and Abu Dhabi-based IGG (International Golden Group PJSC) have signed a strategic collaboration agreement to supply cyber security capabilities in the UAE.
The second edition of the IATA Air Cargo Innovation Awards received 46 entries from across the industry from small start-up companies to large multinational corporations and this year Etihad Cargo has made the list.
Raytheon Company will feature its advanced capabilities in air and missile defence, border security, and land and naval systems among a wide range of innovative solutions for Gulf region
Global travel and onboard catering products and service providers will launch and showcase a wide range of their new and innovative products at the fourth edition of World Travel Catering and Onboard Services Expo Middle East
MRO Middle East and Aircraft Interiors Middle East closed yesterday after a record run seeing 300 exhibitors and more than the expected 4500 trade visitors attend the two day event at Dubai World Trade Centre.
Oman Air has won 'Best Arab Air Carrier supporting Arab Tourism' award at the 2017 Arab Tourism Media Awards ceremony organised by the Arab Centre for Tourism Media held in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Etihad Airways should see an increase in efficiency and a reduction in fuel consumption across its global operations following an agreement to adopt the Boeing Wind Updates solution into its operations.
FedEx Express will lead a discussion on best practices in shipping oversized cargo at MRO Middle East, the Gulf region's leading conference and trade show for commercial aircraft maintenance.
Arab Satellite Communication Organization (Arabsat) is holding its ninth Telecom Forum in Tunis during the period of 14th -15th February 2017.
Denel will display a range of its capabilities at the Middle East top defence exhibition IDEX next month.
Etihad Airways has been awarded the Islamic Deal of the Year by Global Transport Finance for its debut Sukuk.
The Emirates Group has awarded its highest staff recognition to 12 employees for going above and beyond their call of duty.
Spatial has been recognised as the Best Industrial Company 2016 in its size category at the recent RAK Business Excellence Awards.
Manufacturer of prefabricated, portable structures, Rubb, will be showcasing the latest technology in rapid deployment 'super structures' at the biennial International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX),
Qatar Airways has been awarded best long haul airline at the 2017 Business Travel Awards held in London at the Grosvenor House Hotel on Park Lane.
More than a hundred Indian and Emirati employees at Emirates Group joined hands to commemorate India's 68th Republic Day. The employees, who represent different backgrounds and specialities, lined up in a '68' formation to mark the special
For the sixth year in a row, Business France, the national agency for the international development of the French economy, will be running the French Pavilion at Aircraft Interiors & MRO Middle East, which will take place in Dubai on February
The Royal Jordanian booth at the 37th international Madrid tourism trade fair FITUR was the focus of a large number of visitors, particularly with the presence of Samuel García, the Spanish professional
As the global tourism market continues to boom, the inflight catering and travel retail industries are accordingly thriving. The sector has experienced steady growth in the five years to 2016 and, according to the World Travel &
Nearly 600 participants attended yesterday the Official Launch of the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development 2017.
UAE-satellite operator, Yahsat, has celebrated the tenth anniversary of its inauguration this week.
AJW Aviation, that has offices in Dubai, has won 'Aviation 100' award for 'Parts Supplier of the Year, 2017' for the fifth consecutive year.
Airline operators are being urged to improve their free-from offering to satisfy the huge demand for these products onboard.
Gulf Air has been independently ranked by UK aviation analysts OAG the most punctual airline in 2016, amongst GCC airlines, with an average on-time performance (OTP) of 82.7%.
The travel catering industry is attracting an increasing number of international companies keen on exploring business opportunities in the sector.
Qatar Airways' popular Travel Festival is back and has been significantly enhanced for 2017, inviting UK travellers to take advantage of a number of deals across the airline's global network.
Qatar Airways and Qatar Duty Free (QDF), the official airline and retail sponsors of the Qatar ExxonMobil Open Men's Tennis 2017, are welcoming fans to the first tournament of the 25th annual ATP World
Dubai Air Navigation Services (Dans) has held its “long term service” awards ceremony to recognise and honour 39 of its team members at the organisation's headquarters in Dubai International Airport
Oman Air has won the Foreign Airline of the Year by Sector to Middle East at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) Awards.
Dubai Duty Free has won Best Business Leaders award at the recent Middle East, North Africa & Asia (MENAA) awards ceremony in Dubai.
Boeing and INJAZ Al-Arab have revealed that their Start Up programme has supported the establishment of 60 businesses by Arab youth across the Middle East, including 23 in 2016 alone.
Dnata's UAE cargo operations have been recognised for its commitment to employee welfare by winning the Taqdeer Award – the world's first points-based award programme that promotes and celebrates excellence in labour
A record 5,499 students from around the world registered to participate in the fifth edition of Airbus' Fly Your Ideas, the global student challenge organised in partnership with UNESCO.
Qatar Airways won Best Airline for International First Class, Best First-Class Seat Design and, Best Airline in the Middle East at the Global Traveller Awards.
Sir Tim Clark, President of Emirates, officially opened AIM Altitude's new purpose-built facility at Bournemouth Airport in the UK.
Emirates has selected three not-for-profit organisations working in wildlife protection and environmental conservation in Africa as the recipients of award funding under its 'A Greener Tomorrow' initiative.
Gulf Air, in collaboration with Bahrain Airport Company, Bahrain Airport Company (BAC), the managing body and operator of Bahrain International Airport (BIA), Gulf Aviation Academy (GAA), have celebrated
Emirates and the Los Angeles Dodgers have announced the sponsorship of the Dubai Little League Divisional Teams, which will go by the name of the Dubai Dodgers.
December 15 marks Royal Jordanian Airlines' 53rd anniversary.
Oman Air has been awarded “World's Leading Airline – Economy Class” at the World Travel Awards.
Abu Dhabi International Airport is set to reach 40 million passengers by 2017 with the new $6.8 billion Midfield Terminal Building (MTB) project.