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The Big Three Gulf airlines are leveraging partnerships for growth and disruption

Posted 21 November 2016

The Middle East Three – or ME3, a common collective term for Qatar Airways ('Qatar'), Etihad Airways ('Etihad') and Emirates Airline ('Emirates') – are on a roll as Lufthansa Consulting's Guillaume Schmitt and Arvind Chandrasekhar report.

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VIDEO: Airport Show 2014, Dubai - day three

Posted 12 May 2014

View our video of Day Three at the Airport Show in Dubai. In this programme we take a closer look at the 2014 Global Airport Leaders Forum. We also talk to ADPI about airport design; ADB about its LED runway lighting solutions; Delta Box about its

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Flydubai brings operations to 33rd country in its network

Posted 30 April 2013 · 2 Comments

Dubai-based Flydubai inaugurated flights to Dushanbe today with a ceremony in the Tajikistan capital.

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Turkish Airlines begins service to Aqaba, Jordan

Posted 30 April 2013

Turkish Airlines, the national carrier of Turkey, has started flying to Aqaba, Jordan as its 221st destination, connecting Middle East travellers to the largest country network for any airline in the world.

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Virgin Galactic breaks speed of sound in first rocket-powered flight of SpaceShipTwo

Posted 29 April 2013

Virgin Galactic, the world's first commercial spaceline owned by Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Group and Abu Dhabi's aabar Investments PJS, completed the first rocket-powered flight of its

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Etihad launches online mapping tool with LinkedIn

Posted 29 April 2013

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, today launched an innovative online mapping tool developed in cooperation with LinkedIn, the world's largest professional network, to make it easier to message new

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Jazeera Airways triples first quarter net profit

Posted 26 April 2013

Kuwait-based Jazeera Airways Group announced in a webcast that its first quarter net profit of $12.6 million has more than tripled, compared to the year-ago.

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Emirates announces largest-ever batch of cadet pilot graduates

Posted 26 April 2013

Emirates has announced that its largest-ever batch of cadet pilots has graduated with 54 UAE national men and woman completing 30 months of theoretical study and practical training.

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Fraudulent recruitment practices alert from Etihad Airways

Posted 25 April 2013

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has issued a warning on its website about fraudulent recruitment practices.

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British out to demonstrate expertise at Airport Show Dubai

Posted 24 April 2013

The British Aviation Group (BAG), the leading representative body for UK companies involved in the airport and aviation development sector, is coordinating the UK Pavilion at the Airport Show Dubai from May 6-8.

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Royal Jordanian launches YouTube channel

Posted 24 April 2013

In a series of celebrations marking Royal Jordanian's 50th anniversary this year, the carrier has launched its official YouTube channel and released a brand new corporate campaign video.

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Turkish Airlines records 36% growth in passenger traffic from Abu Dhabi

Posted 24 April 2013

Turkish Airlines has recorded an impressive 36% increase in passenger traffic from Abu Dhabi in 2012.

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Air Arabia increases Beirut flights to double daily

Posted 24 April 2013

Air Arabia, the first and the largest low-cost carrier in the Middle East and North Africa, has announced the expansion of service to the Lebanese capital, Beirut, from the carrier's primary hub in Sharjah, UAE.

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Experts descend on Abu Dhabi as UAE hosts Middle East space summits

Posted 24 April 2013

More than 400 experts will converge on Abu Dhabi next month to examine the latest space technology and emerging commercial and investment opportunities.

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GCAA hosts air traffic operations workshop for pilots and controllers

Posted 24 April 2013

Sheikh Zayed Air Navigation Center, an entity of UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), organised and hosted a workshop to pilots and air traffic controllers around air traffic operations in the southern

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Flydubai makes maiden flight to South Sudan

Posted 24 April 2013

Flydubai, Dubai's innovative low-cost airline, has made its maiden flight to Juba, the capital city of the Republic of South Sudan.

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Pilgrims Group appoints McCaffery Middle East director

Posted 24 April 2013

Global risk management and security specialist, Pilgrims Group, has appointed John McCaffery as director for the Middle East following the company's continued expansion in the region.

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Airports Council International to help reduce missed passenger connections and delays

Posted 23 April 2013

Airports Council International (ACI) today announced the launch of Airport Collaborative Decision Making (A-CDM) in Africa, Asia-Pacific (including the Middle-East), Latin

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Donaldson expands alliance with Global Aviation Services

Posted 23 April 2013

Donaldson Aerospace & Defense is expanding its strategic alliance with Bahrain-based Global Aviation Services (GAS) to cover sales and support of filtration solutions for fixed-wing general aviation aircraft and

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Emirates-CAE Flight Training celebrates certification success

Posted 23 April 2013

Emirates-CAE Flight Training has announced a number of major certification successes for its unique dual-configuration full-flight simulator for Bombardier Challenger 604 and Challenger 605 business jets.

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Gulf Air reduces year-on-year losses by around 50% in Q1

Posted 23 April 2013

Gulf Air, Bahrain's national carrier, today announced a solid fiscal and operational performance for the first quarter ending March 2013.

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Volga-Dnepr Group opens new MRO facility at Sharjah International

Posted 23 April 2013 · 2 Comments

Volga-Dnepr Group has officially launched its new aircraft maintenance hangar facility at Sharjah International Airport in the UAE with an official opening ceremony for senior aviation industry officials.

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Abu Dhabi International named best Middle East airport again

Posted 23 April 2013

Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC) celebrated winning the “Best Airport in the Middle East” award, for Abu Dhabi International Airport, for the second year running, at the prestigious 2013 World Airport Awards.

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Rizon Jet named best Middle East FBO and charter company

Posted 22 April 2013

Rizon Jet, the Middle East and UK-based luxury flight services company, has announced that its FBO / VIP terminal at its headquarters in Doha, Qatar, has been awarded 'Best Fixed Base Operator Middle East' for the second

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Wizz Air announces lowest Dubai/Budapest fare

Posted 18 April 2013

People will be able to fly from Dubai to Hungarian capital Budapest for less than €75 when low-cost airline Wizz Air begins operating from the brand new Dubai World Central Al Maktoum International Airport on October 28.

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Emirates has $150,000 on offer for environment project

Posted 16 April 2013

Emirates Airlines takes an innovative approach to the environment – from recycling tonnes of obsolete aircraft chinaware into an oyster bed in Dubai, to applying new air traffic management practices around its network that reduce

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IFS lands $6m MRO facility deal with Emirates Airlines

Posted 15 April 2013

Emirates, one of the world's fastest growing international airlines with one of the youngest fleets in the sky, has selected global enterprise applications company IFS Applications to manage its new engine overhaul facility in

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Emirates announces new daily flight to Stockholm

Posted 14 April 2013

Emirates airline has announced that it will begin operating a daily flight to Stockholm, Sweden, from September 4 this year.

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Jazeera Airways reports improved operation performance

Posted 14 April 2013

Award-winning Jazeera Airways today issued its February 2013 Operational Performance Report, revealing an increasing number of passengers on routes that serve Amman, Assiut, Dubai, Jeddah, Luxor, Mashhad, and Sohag, and that

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UAS launches Trip Management System mobile application

Posted 12 April 2013

United Aviation Services (UAS) has launched Trip Management System (TMS), a web-based and mobile application that will give customers real-time access to the company's wide range of business aviation services.

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Shell showcases advanced aviation technology solutions at WTTC

Posted 12 April 2013

Shell, one of the world's leading aviation fuel suppliers, showcased its advanced aviation solutions at the 13th annual World Travel & Tourism Council Global Summit, which took place in Abu Dhabi at the Jumeirah

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Egyptair centre joins African Aviation Training Organization

Posted 12 April 2013

Egyptair Training Center has joined the newly-established African Aviation Training Organization (AATO), which was launched in Nairobi in April in the presence of ICAO secretary general Raymond Benjamin.

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Qatar Airways' Doha terminal retains world's best premium service title

Posted 11 April 2013

The Qatar Airways Premium Terminal at Doha International Airport has, for the third successive year, been named as the World's Best Premium Service Airport.

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Turkish Airlines increases profits to $632 million

Posted 10 April 2013

Turkish Airlines has recorded a TL1.133 million (US$632 million) net profit in 2012 it has been reported to the Istanbul Stock Exchange.

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Baggage handling improving – SITA report

Posted 9 April 2013

Airline baggage handling improved last year with the rate of mishandled bags dropping 1.78%, according to the ninth annual SITA Baggage Report.

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RAK Airways announces increased flights

Posted 9 April 2013 · 1 Comment

UAE carrier RAK Airways is increasing the frequency of its services to Bangladesh capital Dhaka and both Peshawar and Lahore in Pakistan.

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Aigle Azur increases flights to Algeria

Posted 9 April 2013

Aigle Azur Airline is broadening its service to Algeria by offering new connections and additional frequencies. The company has added additional flights from four major French cities – Paris, Marseille, Lyon and Toulouse.

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UAE and Australia sign civil aviation cooperation agreement

Posted 8 April 2013

The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Australia's Department of Infrastructure and Transport to facilitate the rapid expansion of civil aviation operations

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Arabian Aerospace TV: Dubai Airshow

Posted 15 November 2011

We look at Eclipse's new role for UAE, see a medevac helicopter and get all the news from the show.

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The Big Three Gulf airlines are leveraging partnerships for growth and disruption

The Middle East Three – or ME3, a common collective term for Qatar Airways ('Qatar'), Etihad Airways ('Etihad') and Emirates Airline ('Emirates') – are on a roll as Lufthansa Consulting's Guillaume Schmitt and Arvind Chandrasekhar

VIDEO: Airport Show 2014, Dubai - day three

View our video of Day Three at the Airport Show in Dubai. In this programme we take a closer look at the 2014 Global Airport Leaders Forum. We also talk to ADPI about airport design; ADB about its LED runway lighting solutions; Delta Box

Turkish Airlines begins service to Aqaba, Jordan

Turkish Airlines, the national carrier of Turkey, has started flying to Aqaba, Jordan as its 221st destination, connecting Middle East travellers to the largest country network for any airline in the world.

Flydubai brings operations to 33rd country in its network

Dubai-based Flydubai inaugurated flights to Dushanbe today with a ceremony in the Tajikistan capital.

Etihad launches online mapping tool with LinkedIn

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, today launched an innovative online mapping tool developed in cooperation with LinkedIn, the world's largest professional network, to make it easier to message new

Emirates announces largest-ever batch of cadet pilot graduates

Emirates has announced that its largest-ever batch of cadet pilots has graduated with 54 UAE national men and woman completing 30 months of theoretical study and practical training.

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