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28 May, 2019, 09:41 BST Fraport AGM: Well Positioned for the Future, Nationally and Internationally

FRA/rap – Fraport AG's executive board chairman, Dr. Stefan Schulte, struck a positive note at the company's Annual General Meeting (AGM) today: "We...


24 May, 2019, 15:19 BST Blockchain to Simplify Travel Inconvenience Insurance Claim Settlements Over Airline Strikes - Valuates Reports

In February 2019, the strike organized by China Airlines pilots resulted in more than 60 canceled flights. A total of 30,000 passengers were affected ...


24 May, 2019, 12:17 BST Aero events boost general aviation industry in Wuhan

The World Fly-in Expo (WFE) was held in a general aviation airport in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei Province, from May 18 to 22. Aerobatic...


22 May, 2019, 14:36 BST APERTUS Aviation and NINETEEN O3 Aviation Increase Global Reach by Naming Air Hamburg a Preferred Operator

APERTUS Aviation, a private jet charter consultancy, and its sister company, NINETEEN O3 Aviation (1903 Aviation), are joining forces with Air...


22 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Pininfarina and AMAC Aerospace Present an Innovative Cabin Concept for the Airbus A350-900

AMAC Aerospace and Pininfarina present at EBACE an innovative cabin concept for the Airbus A350-900 aimed to innovate the onboard experience. The...


21 May, 2019, 14:19 BST New Lawsuits Filed Against Boeing in Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 Fatal 737-8 MAX Crash

Additional wrongful death lawsuits in the crash of the Boeing 737-8 MAX, operated as Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, were filed on May 16 in Chicago,...


20 May, 2019, 14:30 BST GDC Technics Delivers Two Of The World's Most Sophisticated B787's To Confidential Head Of State Customer

GDC Technics, an industry leader in aircraft engineering, modification and completion services, announced the completion and delivery of two VVIP...


16 May, 2019, 13:33 BST eDreams ODIGEO CEO Reveals Progress in Business Diversification and Customer Satisfaction at European Travel Conference

eDreams ODIGEO Chief Executive Officer joined fellow key decision makers from the European travel industry at the 2019 Phocuswright Conference in...


15 May, 2019, 14:56 BST Collinson Continues Medical Assistance Expansion With Aspen Medical Partnership

Collinson, an expert in global traveller assistance, has further enhanced its medical assistance capability through a partnership with Aspen Medical, ...


15 May, 2019, 11:50 BST Inflight Catering Market Forecast Report, 2023- Top Key Players Analyzed: Abby's Aircraft Catering Service, UpperSky Catering, SATS, Air Fayre, SAAC Ltd., Newrest Catering, Emirates Flight Catering, LSG Sky Chefs & Flying Food Group: Radiant Insights, Inc.

Global inflight catering market is expected to grow at a significant CAGR in the upcoming period as the scope and its applications are rising...


14 May, 2019, 07:00 BST One Percent Worth Over EUR 150 Million: GIVT Calculates How Delayed Flights Can Cost Airline Companies

In April, 1.1% of flights from the European Union were cancelled or delayed for more than 3 hours. It doesn't seem like much, but if all passengers...


14 May, 2019, 06:00 BST Fraport Traffic Figures - April 2019: Growth Path Continues

FRA/rap – Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed more than six million passengers in April 2019, a gain of 5.1 percent year-on-year. This noticeable...


09 May, 2019, 05:01 BST AirHelp Reveals World's Best Airlines and Airports in Annual AirHelp Score

Airlines Thomas Cook (72/72) and easyJet (71/72) receive lowest scores in the global ranking Flybe and Virgin Atlantic only UK airlines to feature in ...


08 May, 2019, 08:30 BST Raise Your Glass With DFS Group in Celebration of the Fourth Whisky Festival

The Whisky Festival, organized by DFS Group, the world's leading luxury travel retailer, launches its fourth festival with the first-ever pop-up bar...


08 May, 2019, 06:00 BST Fraport Group Interim Release - First Quarter 2019: New Business Year Starts Off Successfully

FRA/gk-rap – The Fraport Group has successfully started off the new business year, achieving higher revenue and earnings in the first three months of ...


07 May, 2019, 12:46 BST eDreams ODIGEO Completes Its Revenue Model Shift

eDreams ODIGEO (the "Group" or the "Company"), Europe's largest online travel company and one of the largest European e-commerce businesses, today...


04 May, 2019, 01:06 BST Lawsuits Filed Against Boeing on Behalf of Humanitarian Leaders in Africa In Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 Fatal 737-8 MAX Crash

Two federal wrongful death lawsuits were filed on May 2 in Chicago, IL by the law firm Kreindler & Kreindler LLP, along with co-counsel Power Rogers...


02 May, 2019, 10:30 BST thyssenkrupp Airport Solutions Delivers Largest Ever Service Contract at Hamad International Airport in Doha

thyssenkrupp Elevator is celebrating its latest success, having secured the biggest service contract in the entire history of its Airports Solutions...


29 Apr, 2019, 15:00 BST FlightStickies: Intuitive 3D Airline Seat Maps and Airport Maps

Technology Integration Services Inc. (www.tis3d.com) announces the availability of FlightStickies - the future of travel info sharing. FlightStickies ...


29 Apr, 2019, 05:00 BST Oman Aviation Group Brings the Sultanate to the Forefront as a Leading Tourism and Investment Hub

Oman's aviation sector developer, Oman Aviation Group unveiled its brand identity and strategy to propel the Sultanate's aviation sector into the...


23 Apr, 2019, 15:12 BST Aeroflot Named China's Favourite International Airline for the Third Consecutive Year

Aeroflot has been once again recognised as the Favourite International Airline in China. The prestigious award was given to Aeroflot for the third...


19 Apr, 2019, 13:30 BST Hainan Airlines to launch Beijing-Oslo non-stop service on May 15

Hainan Airlines Holding Co., Ltd. ("Hainan Airlines") plans to formally launch non-stop service between Beijing and Oslo on May 15. This will be the...


16 Apr, 2019, 07:01 BST Top UK & Ireland Airlines Asked to Reopen Over Half of Compensation Claims That They Have Denied in the First Instance, According to AirHelp

Over half of the compensation claims made to UK & Ireland airlines following a flight delay or cancellation have to be re-opened, according to global ...


16 Apr, 2019, 05:00 BST With Two New World-Class Jets, Possibilities Are Sky High at APERTUS

APERTUS Aviation, a private jet charter consultancy, has been appointed as exclusive charter representative for two brand-new Citation Latitude...


12 Apr, 2019, 06:00 BST Fraport Traffic Figures - March and First Quarter of 2019: Growth Trend Continues

FRA/gk – In the first three months of 2019, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) served almost 14.8 million passengers – an increase of 2.5 percent year-on-year....