Oman Air has signed a new partnership agreement with Lufthansa.
Etihad Airways has started operating its state-of-the-art Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on the Abu Dhabi – Amman route, as part of its daily schedules between the two capitals.
There are three new routes being introduced during the summer schedule: a four-weekly service from Muscat to Nairobi, Kenya; a daily direct service between Salalah and Calicut in India and a daily direct service between Muscat to
Emirates has launched three A380 destinations, bringing its flagship three-class double-decker aircraft from Dubai to Tokyo- Narita, Casablanca and Sao Paulo on the same day.
Emirates Airlines has launched a daily A380 service to Nice, gateway to the French Riviera and Provence. The daily A380 service will start on July 1, 2017.
Travelport has announced a new, multi-year agreement with Bin Ham Travel Group.
Oman Air will launch a new daily direct flight between Salalah and Calicut (CCJ), Kerala starting 27 of March 2017.
Oman Air has launched its new four times weekly flight from Muscat to the Kenyan capital of Nairobi, starting March 27 2017.
Dubai-based Flydubai's inaugural flight to Bangladeshi city Sylhet landed today and was greeted by a traditional water cannon salute.
Etihad Airways is to add its A380 on the Abu Dhabi – Paris route this summer as part of seasonal adjustments to the airline's fleet deployment plan.
Upgrading the aircraft type to the double-decker A380 on its daily non-stop service connecting Dubai and Auckland was one of the key reasons for a successful first year on the route, the world's longest
SalamAir, Oman's first budget airline, has expanded its network by introducing its first international destination, Dubai.
Travelport has become the first GDS to be granted with both 'Aggregator Level One' certification and 'IT Provider Level Two' status by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) as part of its New
Latvian airline airBaltic in cooperation with Etihad Airways will launch a direct service between Riga and Abu Dhabi on October 29, 2017.
Travelport has announced a new multi-year agreement with Astra Travel, the first dedicated travel management company in Egypt. Established in 1990, Astra Travel provides integrated travel services as well as event management
Qatar Airways has confirmed the start of its new services to Yanbu and Tabuk in Saudi Arabia with three-weekly flights beginning 9 May for Yanbu and 19 June for Tabuk.
Over 200 of Saudi Arabia's travel industry leaders gathered at a travel awards ceremony hosted by Travelport at the Hilton in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia this week.
Royal Wings, a subsidiary of Royal Jordanian Airline, will start operating direct regular flights between Aqaba and Beirut twice weekly from February 24, 2017.
Saudia has announced a twice-weekly service from Manchester Airport to Riyadh.
Travelport and Emirates have announced the ability to select and pay for seats in advance according to the Emirates Fare Brand chosen - available for the first time to book on Travelport's Travel Commerce Platform.
Flydubai will add three new destinations for the upcoming summer season. Batumi in Georgia, Qabala in Azerbaijan and Tivat in Montenegro are the latest destinations to join its fleet.
Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim has confirmed Turkish Airlines will resume scheduled passenger flights to Libya following the signing of an agreement between the two countries' governments last week, reports ch-aviation.
Qatar Airways will commence a scheduled direct service to Skopje, the capital of the Republic of Macedonia, with four-weekly flights beginning 17 July 2017.
British travellers wishing to visit the resort of to Sharm El Sheikh can continue to fly with Pegasus Airlines from London Stansted via Istanbul, a route launched in September 2014.
An Emirates A380 touched down at Warsaw Chopin Airport yesterday as the airline's flagship aircraft made a one-off visit to Poland.
President Donald Trump's ban on nationals from seven mainly Muslim countries entering the USA appears to be deterring travellers from other countries around the world too, according to data from ForwardKeys, the travel intelligence analyst,
Qatar Airways Group chief executive, Akbar Al Baker, has held a press conference at the Sofitel Hotel in Auckland about the airline's inaugural flight to New Zealand's capital.
From Tuesday 28 March, the Moroccan flag-carrier Royal Air Maroc, will begin operating direct non-stop flights three times per week from Manchester Airport to Mohammed V International Airport.
Qatar Airways has launched its new record-breaking Auckland service on one of the country's most significant days of the year – Waitangi Day.
Oman Air is growing its capacity to India whereby it will increase its weekly frequencies from 126 to 161 flights per week between Oman and its 11 destinations in India.
Nile Air has become the first private Egyptian airline to launch domestic services to the Ancient Egyptian cities of Thebes Luxor and Aswan.
Etihad Airways is launching a third daily flight on the Abu Dhabi – Bengaluru route, effective 26 March 2017.
Oman's SalamAir has commenced operations after the start-up secured its Air Operator's Certificate (AOC) from the Oman Public Authority for Civil Aviation (PACA) last week, reports ch-aviation.
Royal Jet has received a new Boeing 787-8.
Etihad Airways has unveiled plans for the deployment of its new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners to key Levant and Far East markets in 2017.
Emirates is offering travellers from the UAE special fares to its 12 US destinations.
Emirates is launching special offers for trips to Dubai. For a limited time, each ticket purchased on www.Emirates.com will include complimentary tickets to Dubai Parks and Resorts – the Middle East's largest
Iran is proving to be an increasingly popular destination with air travellers, experiencing growing passenger numbers from around the world – a trend that looks like continuing during 2017, according to a study by ForwardKeys, the
Emirates has announced it will launch a new daily service from Dubai to Newark Liberty International Airport, via the Greek capital city of Athens, starting on 12 March 2017.
Etihad Airways has added four additional weekly flights on the Abu Dhabi – Malé route, increasing frequency to the idyllic Maldives to 11 services a week between 1 July and 17 September 2017.
Etihad Airways has announced its Abu Dhabi – Düsseldorf route will be operated 14 times a week with the addition of a new daily service, effective 26 March 2017.
Emirates will introduce a third daily flight between Dubai and Kenya's capital Nairobi from June 1, 2017.
Demand for international tourism remained robust in 2016 despite challenges. International tourist arrivals grew by 3.9% to reach a total of 1,235 million, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. Some 46
Emirates will operate the first ever scheduled commercial Airbus A380 flight to South America when it upgrades its Dubai - Sao Paulo service on March 26, 2017.
Gulf Air has become the latest international airline to move its Cairo operations to Terminal 2 at Cairo International Airport. From today, both daily Gulf Air flights between Bahrain and Cairo will arrive and depart from the new terminal.
Qatar Airways Group chief executive, Akbar Al Baker, officially opened the new Qatar Airways Premium Lounge at Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport, last week.
Mahan Air will next month open talks with authorities in Australia over the proposed launch of flights, reports ch-aviation.
Qatar Airways will commence four times weekly, non-stop service to Las Vegas, Nevada, starting 8 January 2018.
Etihad Airways is introducing a third daily flight on the Abu Dhabi – Riyadh route, effective 1 February 2017.
Etihad Airways is introducing a third daily flight on the Abu Dhabi – Riyadh route, effective 1 February 2017.
Gulf Air has launched a Bahrain travel guide in Athens in coordination with Arab World Tours, a Bahraini travel agency committed to promoting the Kingdom globally.
Emirates will resume its flagship A380 service between Dubai and Narita, Japan, from 26 March 2017.
Qatar Airways Cargo will launch freighter operations to four new destinations in the Americas, starting 2 February 2017.
Flynas flight from Dammam touches down at Abu Dhabi International Airport marking the start of its new direct operation between Abu Dhabi and Dammam with four weekly flights.
Etihad Airways has announced the “1,000 Chinese Visitors to Morocco” campaign with Beijing Yougo World International Travel Service Co. Ltd. (Uniway), the largest Chinese tour operator specialising in outbound
In a move that extends its reach across East Africa, Etihad Airways has announced that it has entered into a codeshare agreement with Precision Air, Tanzania's leading domestic airline.
Qatar Airways has rolled out innovative features to its mobile functionality over the course of 2016, resulting in greater information available to the passenger during and after the journey, including offering up to 12 languages in
The Lebanese Directorate General of Civil Aviation has issued a circular banning Lebanese flight attendants from flying to Israeli airports, reports ch-aviation.
Emirates is to operate the first ever commercial Airbus A380 flight to Casablanca on 26 March 2017.
Emirates launched its 11th destination in the United States with the start of a daily nonstop passenger service between Dubai and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport today.
Iran's Aseman is set to acquire seven Airbus aircraft following the recent signing of a purchase agreement, reports ch-aviation.
Turkish Airlines has launched its direct flights between Istanbul and Zanzibar.
Qatar Airways has touched down at Seychelles International Airport.
Qatar Airways is to introduce its A380 aircraft to Melburnians from 30 June 2017 in order to meet rising passenger demand.
Air Algerie is planning to run a twice weekly Oran-Montréal Trudeau, Canada service during summer of next year, reports ch-aviation.
Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has commenced twice weekly direct flights to Lahore from Salalah , Oman.
Qatar Airways has announced that it will offer daily non-stop flights between Dublin and Doha commencing 12 June 2017.
Air Synapsis is currently designing the world second largest elevated heliport to be located at a central location in Dubai.
Tanzania becomes Turkish Airlines' 50th destination in Africa with the brand new addition of three weekly return flights to Zanzibar.
Emirates yesterday launched the world's shortest scheduled A380 service, flying a distance of 379 kilometres with a total travel time of 1 hour and 20 minutes from Dubai to Doha, and 1 hour 10 minutes on the return journey.
Dubai-based Flydubai has officially launched its Bangkok service, marking the start of its first double daily route outside of the GCC.
Oman Air will commence flights from its hub in Muscat to Guangzhou, China, from December 9th. Guangzhou is Oman Air's first destination in China.
The destinations are; Canberra, the airline's fifth destination in Australia; Dublin, Ireland; Las Vegas, the airline's 11th destination in the United States; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Santiago, Chile; Medan,
Qatar Airways Group chief executive, Akbar Al Baker has marked the airline's first year of a joint business agreement with Royal Air Maroc and its expansion to Marrakech earlier this
Etihad Airways has confirmed it will be terminating flights between Abu Dhabi Int'l and São Paulo Guarulhos, Brazil with effect from March 26 of next year, reports ch-aviation.
Qatar Airways has increased daily capacity to Cape Town with the introduction of a Boeing 777 to serve the popular family holiday destination. This means an additional 158 seats per day to the city for passengers looking to enjoy South
Ankara Esenboğa Airport, operated by TAV Airports, has welcomed the first scheduled flight of Saudia, the national flag carrier airline company of Saudi Arabia, arrived from Jeddah.
EgyptAir has commenced a weekly flight between Tokyo and Luxor in the south of the country,
Etihad Airways has announced an expanded codeshare agreement with Hong Kong Airlines to give air travellers enhanced connections between Australasia, Asia, the Middle East, Europe and North America.
Gulf Air has added the Sri Lankan capital city, Colombo, to its network of destinations with the upcoming launch of 5 weekly flights to/from Bandaranaike International Airport from 19th January, 2017.
Emirates has begun taking delivery of its new generation Airbus A380 and Boeing 777-300ER aircraft.
Royal Jordanian has signed a partnership agreement with AccesRail, an IATA travel partner with its own carrier code (9B), that allows passengers to reach AccesRail's destinations that connect to some of RJ's major gateway cities.
US Bangla Airlines now operates non-stop flights from Dhaka –Muscat and Chittagong- Muscat route, four weekly flights operating with two B 373- 800 Boeing aircrafts on the route.
Salalah Air has revised its operational launched plans following the signing of a an MoU with the Golden Safari Travel & Tours, reports ch-aviation.
Turkish Airlines will return several aircraft to their lessors as the carrier's capacity demand continues to weaken given the onset of the winter season, reports ch-aviation.
Oman Air is to launch a new daily flight from Manchester to Muscat starting May 1, 2017.
Qatar Airways has become the first airline to fly a regular Boeing 787 Dreamliner service to and from Clark International Airport.
Gulf Air is set to increase its direct Sialkot, Pakistan, service from two to four weekly flights starting from 1st December 2016 to meet high passenger demand.
Germania Fluggesellschaft has resumed flights to Sharm El Sheikh in Egypt.
An Etihad Airways Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner touched down in Johannesburg yesterday afternoon after its inaugural flight from Abu Dhabi.
SriLankan Airlines has returned to Muscat international Airport after a brief break, as part of its enhanced focus on the Middle Eastern travel market, starting with five flights per week from Colombo, commencing 30th October 2016.
Royal Jordanian and InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) in Jordan, owned by the Social Security Corporation, have signed a partnership agreement.
Oman Airports Management Company (OAMC) today welcomed the first British Airways direct flight on its London to Muscat service.