Tag: Aviation

Ryanair Business Plus from £59.99

| August 28, 2014
Ryanair Business Plus from £59.99

Ryanair unveiled Ryanair Business Plus, offering Europe’s business travellers a tailored suite of travel benefits.

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AEGEAN upgrades and expands its fleet. 7 brand-new Airbus Α320 to be added in its existing fleet in 2015-16

| August 28, 2014
AEGEAN upgrades and expands its fleet. 7 brand-new Airbus Α320 to be added in its existing fleet in 2015-16

Kifisia, Greece – AEGEAN, a Star Alliance member, plans to continue the strategy of development and expansion of its activities that it has been pursuing for some years now,

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Aircraft set to become more human as engineers develop smart skins which can detect injury

| August 26, 2014
Aircraft set to become more human as engineers develop smart skins which can detect injury

Work is underway at BAE Systems to give aircraft human-like ‘skin’, enabling the detection of injury or damage and the ability to ‘feel’ the world around them.

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Star Alliance officially opens new lounge at São Paulo – Guarulhos Airport Terminal 3

| July 28, 2014

São Paulo, Brazil –Star Alliance officially opened its new Lounge at São Paulo –Guarulhos Airport, Terminal 3 .

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Emirates Opens Dedicated Lounge at Glasgow Airport

| July 26, 2014
Emirates Opens Dedicated Lounge at Glasgow Airport

GLASGOW, UK, 24th July 2014 Emirates is celebrating the start of the Commonwealth Games in style with the official opening of its lounge at Glasgow Airport by the airline’s President Sir Tim Clark.

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Dubai International passenger numbers up 6.2 per cent during H1

| July 24, 2014

Dubai, UAE – July 24, 2014 – Passenger traffic at Dubai International rose to 34,676,090 during the first half of 2014, up 6.2 per cent from the same period last year despite a runway refurbishment programme that reduced the airport to a one-runway operation and cut flights by over 26 per cent during May and […]

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Gazpromneft-Aero has Increased Monthly Refueling for Star Alliance in Russia by 50%

| July 23, 2014
Gazpromneft-Aero has Increased Monthly Refueling for Star Alliance in Russia by 50%

ST PETERSBURG, Russia, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Gazpromneft-Aero, the operator of Gazprom Neft’s aviation fuel business, has increased the monthly refueling volume of Star Alliance Group in Russia by 50% since July 2014, to more than 7,000 tons. This growth has been achieved due to entering into long-term agreements for into-plane refueling of regular […]

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DXB resumes full operations after reopening northern runway

| July 22, 2014

Flights surge 31 per cent

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Transaero Airlines commits to 20 A330s – First A330neo launch customer in Europe

| July 21, 2014
Transaero Airlines commits to 20 A330s – First A330neo launch customer in Europe

Transaero Airlines, Russia’s second largest airline, signed a Letter of Intent with Airbus for 20 A330 aircraft (8 A330ceo and 12 A330neo). This agreement makes Transaero an important launch customer and the first European airline to commit to the A330neo.

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Airbus wins business worth more than $75 billion for 496 aircraft at Farnborough Air Show 2014 – a new Airbus record at Farnborough

| July 21, 2014
Airbus wins business worth more than $75 billion for 496 aircraft at Farnborough Air Show 2014 – a new Airbus record at Farnborough

• Customers endorse newly launched A330neo with 121 commitments; • A320neo Family continues to outpace the competition with 317 orders • Airbus achieves the 3,000th A320neo Family order during the show

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AEGEAN named the Best Regional Airline in Europe at the 2014 World Airline Awards

| July 17, 2014
AEGEAN named the Best Regional Airline in Europe at the 2014 World Airline Awards

For the 4th year in a row AEGEAN was designated as the Best Regional Airline in Europe by more than 18 million passengers among more than 245 airlines worldwide Best Regional Airline in Europe Athens, 16th July 2014 – Aegean Airlines, a member of Star Alliance, continued its winning success at the 2014 World Airline […]

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Etihad Airways takes off with daily Perth flights

| July 17, 2014

-First ever commercial air link between Perth and Abu Dhabi -One-stop flights from Perth to 30 destinations worldwide -Codeshare with Virgin Australia between Perth and Abu Dhabi and to 13 airports throughout Western Australia

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Dubai International on track to reopen runway on July 21

| July 17, 2014

Airlines temporarily operating into DWC to return to DXB

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Emirates to launch fourth daily flight to Johannesburg

| July 16, 2014

Airline to now serve South Africa with seven daily flights, bringing the total amount of flights per week to 49 Johannesburg, South Africa 15th July 2014 Emirates, a global connector of people and places today announced that it will introduce a fourth daily flight between Dubai and Johannesburg effective 26th October 2014, lifting to seven […]

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Hungary set to join the Emirates network

| July 15, 2014
Hungary set to join the Emirates network

DUBAI, U.A.E., 14th July 2014 – Emirates, a global enabler of business and trade, will commence services to Hungary from October this year with a daily flight to the capital Budapest.

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First Indian Airline to join Global Airline Alliance – Strong network in growing Indian aviation market

| July 11, 2014

NEW DELHI, INDIA – July 11th, 2014 – Star Alliance, the way the Earth connects, welcomed Air India as a full member of its global family of airlines, opening the national carrier’s strong domestic network in the fifth largest aviation market to Star Alliance customers worldwide.

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Emirates Announced Double Daily A380 Service to Mauritius

| July 9, 2014
Emirates Announced Double Daily A380 Service to Mauritius

Aircraft operating second flight on the route to be upgraded

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Aerospace Composites Market Forecast 2014-2024

| July 3, 2014

Opportunities in Commercial, Military & Business Aircraft & Civil Helicopters for CFRP, GFRP & AFRP

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Doha to become Emirates’ best connected destination

| July 2, 2014

An additional 28 flights for the Middle East region from 1 December

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Iberia Resumes Flights to Athens

| July 2, 2014

Iberia fly to the capital of Greece all year round, with up to nine flights per week in the summer months.

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Frankfurt Airport Offers Free Round-the-clock Internet Access

| July 2, 2014

FRANKFURT, Germany, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Germany’s first major airport with free 24-hour Internet access – free Wi-Fi whenever travelers want access Fraport AG (the Frankfurt Airport company) is expanding its free Wi-Fi access at Germany’s largest airport from 60 minutes to 24 hours. Frankfurt Airport’s (FRA) round-the-clock free Wi-Fi service is available immediately, […]

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ASM Hold Second Route Development Training in CIS

| July 1, 2014

MANCHESTER, England, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Airports of Regions to host two key training courses over four days

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DXB tops 5 million passengers in May despite runway closure

| July 1, 2014

Dubai, UAE – June 30, 2014 – Dubai International welcomed more than 5 million passengers during May 2014 despite being reduced to a single runway as the airport’s two runways were consecutively closed for refurbishment.

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Star Alliance Chief Executive Board Approves Air India Membership

| June 25, 2014

Joining date for National Carrier set for July 11th, 2014

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Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II Formally Opens Heathrow Terminal 2: The Queen’s Terminal

| June 25, 2014

The new home of Star Alliance in London LONDON, U.K. June 23rd, 2014 – Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II formally opened the new home of Star Alliance at London’s Heathrow Airport, unveiling a plaque that names the facility “Terminal 2: the Queen’s Terminal”, in recognition of her long association with the airport.

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Athens International Airport: ACI – Europe «Best Airport Awards 2014» winner

| June 20, 2014
Athens International Airport: ACI – Europe «Best Airport Awards 2014» winner

Athens International Airport is the winner in the 10-25 million passenger category in this year’s 10th “Best Airport Awards”, in the framework of the ACI-Europe Annual Congress in Frankfurt.

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Emirates Increases Capacity to San Francisco and Houston

| June 19, 2014
Emirates Increases Capacity to San Francisco and Houston

Airbus A380 to be introduced on two more US routes from December 2014

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Gazpromneft-Aero Starts Refuelling Meridiana Airlines in Domodedovo

| June 19, 2014
Gazpromneft-Aero Starts Refuelling Meridiana Airlines in Domodedovo

ST PETERSBURG, Russia, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Gazpromneft-Aero has started supplying aviation fuel to Meridiana at Domodedovo Airport in Moscow.

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British Airways Launches New Look Interiors And Celebrates With A Million Seats From £39 To European Destinations

| June 18, 2014

• Entirely new look and feel for cabins on 95 short-haul aircraft • Club Europe 2:2 configuration retained with stylish makeover • Extra seats with low fares

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British Airways’ pilots top 10 views from the air

| June 18, 2014

Choosing from more than 180 different routes British Airways’ pilots have selected their top 10 views from the air.

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Emirates introduces the world’s first Pelé-ane to its fleet of Boeing 777s

| June 12, 2014
Emirates introduces the world’s first Pelé-ane to its fleet of Boeing 777s

DUBAI, U.A.E., 11thJune 2014 – Just hours before the first World Cup match kicks off in Brazil, Emirates, an Official FIFA Worldwide Partner, is pleased to unveil the first Boeing 777-300ER to feature the distinguishable signature of Emirates’ Global Ambassador and three times World Cup winner, Pelé.

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Emirates Increases Capacity on its Newly Introduced Boston Route

| June 11, 2014
Emirates Increases Capacity on its Newly Introduced Boston Route

Boeing 777-300ER to be operated from 1st August

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Aeroflot’s Low-Cost Carrier Dobrolet Starts Commercial Flights

| June 10, 2014

Aeroflot (Moscow Exchange ticker: AFLT) announces that Dobrolet, its wholly owned low-cost carrier subsidiary, has completed its first commercial flight from Moscow to Simferopol.

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Biggest Bonus Airline Miles Campaign Launched

| June 9, 2014

CHESTER, England, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Airline credit card programmes – powered by MBNA – offer enhanced bonus miles for eligible new customers[1]

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First passengers experience A350 XWB

| June 4, 2014
First passengers experience A350 XWB

Airbus confirms A350 XWB maturity in typical airline operating conditions

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Airbus provides insights into billionaire buying habits

| June 4, 2014
Airbus provides insights into billionaire buying habits

With the number of billionaires in the Middle East forecast to grow from some 150 in 2007 to around 220 in 2017, it is more important than ever for those doing business with them to have a greater understanding of their purchasing patterns. A new study provides some new insights.

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First passengers arrive at Star Alliance’s new home at Heathrow

| June 4, 2014

LONDON, June 4th, 2014 – The new Terminal 2 – the home of Star Alliance at Heathrow – threw open its doors to welcome its first passengers, marking the start of a new travel experience for the 12 million Star Alliance passengers who pass through this leading UK airport every year

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KLM collects the most beautiful places on earth with ‘CitySelfies’

| June 3, 2014
KLM collects the most beautiful places on earth with ‘CitySelfies’

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will be asking everyone to make a video of themselves at an exceptional place in the world. The maker of the most inspiring ‘CitySelfie’ will win two Round the World tickets.

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Aircraft serving Germany to nearly double by 2032

| June 3, 2014
Aircraft serving Germany to nearly double by 2032

Germany remains top aviation market, but growth less than world average According to Airbus’ latest Global Market Forecast (GMF) in the next 20 years (2013-2032), the traffic to and from Germany is set to grow at 3.5 per cent per annum (global average 4.7 per cent), driving a need for 1,821 aircraft to address the […]

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Delta to Add 15 Airbus A321 Aircraft

| June 2, 2014

ATLANTA, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) has reached an agreement with Airbus to purchase 15 A321 aircraft for delivery beginning in 2018. The economically efficient, proven-technology A321s will replace similar, less-efficient domestic aircraft that are being retired from Delta’s fleet.

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