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16 Oct, 2018, 09:00 BST Aeroflot Flies Off With First-ever Business Traveller Award

Aeroflot has been named Best Airline in Eastern Europe at the Business Traveller Awards, the first time that the Russian flag carrier has scooped one ...


13 Oct, 2018, 15:30 BST Hainan Airlines expands its fleet with Airbus A350

Hainan Airlines flight HU7607 took off from Beijing and landed at Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport at 11:00 am on October 13 Beijing time,...


12 Oct, 2018, 08:00 BST Rêv, SAS, & Mastercard Extend Multi-Year Partnership, Launch the SAS EuroBonus Travel Wallet™ across Scandinavia

Today Rêv, a global payments innovations company, officially launched the SAS EuroBonus Travel Wallet™ in partnership with Mastercard and...


12 Oct, 2018, 06:00 BST Fraport Traffic Figures - September and First Nine Months 2018: Growth Trend Continues

FRA/ds-gk – In September 2018, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed some 6.6 million passengers – an increase of 6.3 percent year-on-year. As in previous ...


08 Oct, 2018, 15:30 BST Airport Information Systems Market Worth $4.37 Billion by 2023 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

According to the new research report "Airport Information Systems Market by End Use (Passenger, Non-Passenger), Type (Airside, Terminal Side),...


04 Oct, 2018, 10:00 BST Norwegian Announced an Agreement with OpenAirlines to Reduce Fuel Consumption Across its Fleet

The world's fifth largest low-cost airline, Norwegian, selected OpenAirlines' solution to save fuel and reduce carbon dioxide emissions for all its...


03 Oct, 2018, 00:01 BST ParaZero Announces the First Ever FAA Waiver for Flight Over People With a Parachute System

Drone safety systems company, ParaZero Israel Ltd (ASX:PRZ), announced today that the first FAA waiver for flight over people with a parachute system ...


02 Oct, 2018, 08:00 BST Travel Memories and Experiences Shape Our Personality, New Research Reveals

The GfK survey commissioned by Swiss International Air Lines on travel memories also shows that: 64.5% of Brits primarily remember their travels...


27 Sep, 2018, 02:37 BST Juneyao Airlines announces theme for branding of its Boeing 787 Dreamliner fleet

Juneyao Air, Star Alliance's first Connecting Partner, recently announced the planned suite of services for its first 787 Dreamliner, including the...


26 Sep, 2018, 14:45 BST Aeroflot Confirms Five Star Global Airline Status in APEX's Official Airline Ratings

Aeroflot has again been recognised as a Five Star Global Airline at the APEX Awards, held on September 24 in Boston. The status, first granted to...


24 Sep, 2018, 07:00 BST L1 Treasury and Airborne Capital Commit US$250m to Launch of AltitudeOne Aviation

AltitudeOne Aviation Ltd ("AltitudeOne Aviation") is a venture launched by LetterOne Treasury Services SA ("L1 Treasury") and Airborne Capital...


14 Sep, 2018, 15:40 BST Trudell Medical International's High-altitude Sleep Mask Now Available in Parts of Europe

Trudell Medical International (TMI) is excited to announce its new High-Altitude Sleep Mask is now approved for sale in Austria, Belgium, France,...


13 Sep, 2018, 06:00 BST Fraport Traffic Figures - August 2018: Frankfurt Airport Records Passenger Growth

FRA/ds-rap – In August 2018, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed some 6.8 million passengers – an increase of 8.1 percent year-on-year. Since the...


07 Sep, 2018, 04:54 BST CAPSE Announces the China Travel Awards in UK

At the 2018 Aviation Festival held in London, CAPSE (Civil Aviation Passenger Service Evaluation) and IAR (Institute for Aviation Research) jointly...


07 Sep, 2018, 04:48 BST Hainan Airlines and Aigle Azur successfully complete their inaugural code-shared Paris=Beijing flight

Flight HU8267/ZI887 took off from Paris Orly Airport at 1:45 pm on September 5 Paris time, and touched down at Beijing Capital International Airport...


29 Aug, 2018, 11:32 BST Vitaly Saveliev Re-elected as CEO of Aeroflot

The Board of Directors of PJSC Aeroflot has re-elected Vitaly Saveliev as CEO for a term of five years. The appointment was approved on 28 August...


27 Aug, 2018, 07:34 BST Hainan Airlines Launches Shenzhen-Zurich Service on August 27

On August 27, Hainan Airlines announced the formal launch of service between Shenzhen and Zurich. The service is the first non-stop flight connecting ...


17 Aug, 2018, 16:23 BST Aeroflot Doubles Mobile Conversion Rate on the Assisted Bookings Platform by Aviasales

Russian flag carrier has just rolled-out its very first NDC-based project Aeroflot launched its assisted booking capacity in cooperation with...


16 Aug, 2018, 09:07 BST El Al Israel Airlines Ltd. Announced Today its Financial Results for the Second Quarter of 2018 and the First Half Year

The Company's (TASE: ELAL) revenues in the second quarter of 2018 amounted to approx. USD 547 million compared to approx. USD 541 million in the...


14 Aug, 2018, 08:30 BST Lufthansa and Mindtree Facilitate Context-relevant Travel Planning With Direct Booking API Functionality

Mindtree advances Lufthansa's Open API initiative by integrating booking functionality for richer travel Experiences Mindtree, a global technology...


14 Aug, 2018, 06:30 BST Wirecard Gains Duty-free Supplier Gebr. Heinemann as New Customer for Chinese Payment Methods

- Wirecard integrates China's most popular mobile payment methods into Heinemann's central POS system - Initial launch at 13 airports across Europe,...


13 Aug, 2018, 06:00 BST Fraport Traffic Figures - July 2018: Growth Continues Unabated

FRA/dsn-gk - In July 2018, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed some 6.9 million passengers – an increase of 7.5 percent. During the...


10 Aug, 2018, 15:10 BST 30 Years Competence as Independent Lufthansa Group Subsidiary

Lufthansa Consulting is the reliable partner for business success in the aviation industry This year Lufthansa Consulting is celebrating its founding ...


09 Aug, 2018, 20:00 BST Virgin Group Founder, Sir Richard Branson and Jamaican Prime Minister Announce $1bn+ Caribbean Climate-Smart Accelerator

26 countries and 40+ private sector partners create coalition to fast track climate action across the Caribbean Prime Minister of Jamaica, The Most...


09 Aug, 2018, 15:30 BST In-flight Entertainment and Connectivity (IFEC) Market Worth $7.65 Billion by 2023

According to the latest market research report "In-flight Entertainment & Connectivity (IFEC) Market by End User (OEM, Aftermarket), Aircraft Type...