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Pegasus Airlines carries more than 10 million guests during first half of year

Posted 4 August 2015

Pegasus Airlines has releases its traffic data for the first half of 2015.

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Royal Jordanian and Qatar Airways in code-share agreement

Posted 3 August 2015

Royal Jordanian and Qatar Airways launch of a new code-share agreement, which is set to further expand travel opportunities for both airlines' customers.

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Tunisian airline Syphax suspends all flights

Posted 31 July 2015

Tunisian carrier Syphax Airlines has suspended all flights with immediate effect.

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Qatar Airways submits 'White Paper' to US government in support of 'Open Skies'

Posted 31 July 2015

Qatar Airways has today submitted a 'White Paper' to the United States Government which fully refutes the subsidy allegations levelled against it by the Big 3 US carriers.

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Qatar Airways denies interest in stake in SpiceJet

Posted 29 July 2015

Qatar Airways has issued a statement from its hub and headquarters in Doha, Qatar, in response to the recent comments related to SpiceJet, pertaining to a possible stake sale.

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Jazeera reports profit increase ... and still has eyes for Kuwait Airways

Posted 29 July 2015

Jazeera Airways Group has announced its first half profits with a 27% increase in net gains compared to the same period last year.

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Oman Air signs MoU with Riyada

Posted 28 July 2015

Oman Air has signed a n MoU which will offer greater ease of access to the airline's supply chain for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

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Etihad CEO highlights the importance of consumer choice and innovation

Posted 28 July 2015

Etihad Airways president and CEO James Hogan emphasized the importance of consumer choice and innovation as the fundamental drivers of competition in the international airline industry during a public

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Boeing forecasts rising demand for commercial airline pilots and technicians

Posted 21 July 2015

Boeing has released a new forecast showing continued strong demand for commercial airline pilots and maintenance technicians as the world's airlines add over 38,000 airplanes to the global fleet over the

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Saudia selects Rolls-Royce's Trent 700 TotalCare support

Posted 20 July 2015

Rolls-Royce has been selected by Saudia to provide long-term TotalCare engine service support - worth $1.3 billion - for 20 Airbus A330 Regional aircraft.

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New civil aviation chief for Iran

Posted 17 July 2015

Iran's transport ministry has appointed Mohammad Khodakarami as head of the country's civil aviation authority.

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Qatar Airways Cargo expanding fleet with first B747F

Posted 15 July 2015

Qatar Airways Cargo will introduce the first 747 freighter to its expanding fleet on 1 August 2015 to further enhance its global on-demand charter services.

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Oman Air gets Boeing support services for Dreamliner fleet

Posted 14 July 2015

Oman Air has contracted Boeing to deliver a suite of services to support the entry into service of its six B787 Dreamliners.

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UAE aviation industry recorded robust growth in Q1 2015

Posted 14 July 2015

The aviation industry in the UAE has been recording an impressive growth over the years. The first half of 2015 was no different, said Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority (DCAA) and

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Emirates unveils first aircraft to feature Arsenal branding

Posted 13 July 2015

Emirates, an official partner of Arsenal Football Club, has unveiled its first plane to feature Arsenal branding as the team fly out for the start of the club's summer tour to Singapore this week.

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Turkish answers the call for Middle East market

Posted 6 July 2015

Turkish Airlines has launched a call centre to attract more Arabic speaking customers from ten Middle Eastern countries.

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Emirates fights back with fact-based rebuttal to US carrier claims

Posted 30 June 2015

Emirates has today released its point-by-point, fact-based response to allegations of subsidy and unfair competition leveled by the “big three” US legacy carriers - Delta, United and American Airlines.

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Etihad Airways and Pakistan International Airlines sign codeshare agreement

Posted 30 June 2015

Etihad Airways and Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) have signed a codeshare agreement which will provide travellers with enhanced connections between the United Arab Emirates, Pakistan, and

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EgyptAir participates in Star Alliance Chief Executive Board in Warsaw

Posted 29 June 2015

Capt. Sameh El-Hefny, chairman and CEO of EgyptAir Holding Company participated in Star Alliance mid-year Chief Executive Board hosted by the Star Alliance member LOT Polish Airlines, during which the member

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Kuwait Airways receives its first A330-200

Posted 25 June 2015

Kuwait Airways has taken delivery of its first A330-200, becoming a new operator for the type.

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PARIS: MTU has year to remember

Posted 19 June 2015

This year's International Paris Air Show was a major success for MTU Aero Engines, the company said.

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PARIS: Boeing releases dramatic show video

Posted 19 June 2015

Boeing today released a follow-up to its popular 787-9 Dreamliner demonstration video, bringing the public into the flight deck as Boeing's expert crew rehearsed for the 2015 Paris Air Show.

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IATA pauses rollout of Cabin OK to reassess initiative

Posted 18 June 2015

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that it was pausing the rollout of its Cabin OK initiative and beginning a comprehensive reassessment in light of concerns expressed, primarily in North America. This

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Qatar Airways CEO slams ILO for 'vendetta' against his airline

Posted 17 June 2015

Qatar Airways chief executive officer, Akbar Al Baker, has accused the International Labour Organization (ILO) of having a "vendetta" against Qatar and its national airline after the organisation called for it to stop

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PARIS: Turkey launches plans to resurrect regional aircraft family

Posted 16 June 2015

Turkey is to be the home for the manufacture of a revived and updated regional jet and a turboprop to meet the projected growth for developing markets in Africa, Asia and the Middle EAst. The former Dornier 328 family will

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New Airbus fleet contract confirms long-term relationship between Gulf Air and AFI KLM E&M

Posted 16 June 2015

AFI KLM E&M and Gulf Air have announced the signing of a support contract for the airline's all-Airbus fleet. The contract covers component support for sixteen A320s, six A321s and six A330s

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PARIS: Saudia to be first with high density A330

Posted 15 June 2015

Saudia is to become the first airline in the world to operate the new Airbus A330-300 Regional.

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PARIS: Qatar flies in on Airbus to make mega Boeing orders

Posted 15 June 2015

Qatar Airways announced an order for 10 Boeing 777-8Xs and four B777 Freighters, valued at $4.8 billion at list prices, on the opening day of Paris Air Show today.

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Etihad Airways welcomes Europe's aviation policy review

Posted 15 June 2015

Etihad Airways has urged the European Commission to embrace “bold, exciting and world-leading reforms” as part of the Strategic Aviation Package to overhaul Europe's air transport industry.

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PARIS: Alafco opts for Rockwell Collins avionics on A320 neo fleet

Posted 15 June 2015

Kuwait aircraft leasing and finance company Alafco has selected a suite of Rockwell Collins avionics for its order of 85 A320 nEO aircraft

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Etihad Airways and Hong Kong Airlines expand codeshare

Posted 15 June 2015

Etihad Airways has expanded its codeshare agreement with Hong Kong Airlines, an internationally-acclaimed Skytrax 4-star airline, to provide travellers with enhanced connections between Asia, the Middle East, and Europe.

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Dubai Air Navigation Services- a key player in aviation growth

Posted 15 June 2015

The aviation sector has experienced multifaceted successes to date, with Dubai International being announced as the World's busiest airport in terms of international passengers, surpassing Heathrow, and the recent

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Etihad Airways' perfect flight takes off to save fuel and cut emissions

Posted 11 June 2015

As part of its on-going commitment to minimise the environmental impact of its operations, Etihad Airways recently launched an Abu Dhabi Perfect Flight Program by conducting a fuel-optimised 'Perfect Flight'

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Jazeera's plans for Kuwait Airways thwarted as privatisation plans face abandonment

Posted 10 June 2015

Kuwait looks set to abandon the existing privatisation process for its flag-carrier in favour of a watered-down flotation that will leave 75% of the airline under government control, chief

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IATA AGM: IATA releases preliminary first quarter safety performance

Posted 10 June 2015

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has released preliminary first quarter 2015 (January 1-March 31) commercial aviation safety performance data.

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Air crew psychological issues under the microscope at Abu Dhabi aviation health conference

Posted 9 June 2015

Psychological issues in aircrew were the main focus of the third Aviation Health Conference hosted by The UAE's General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) in Abu Dhabi this week.

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Tunisair takes deliver of first A330-200

Posted 9 June 2015

Tunisia's Minister of Transport, Mahmoud Ben Romdhane made a visit to Toulouse today to witness Tunisia's national airline, Tunisair, taking delivery of its first A330-200

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IATA calls for deeper partnership with Governments

Posted 9 June 2015

The International Air Transport Industry (IATA) has advocated for an even deeper partnership with governments based on global standards in the critical areas of safety, infrastructure, security, regulation, and environment.

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GCAA updates air service agreement with Pakistan

Posted 7 June 2015

The United Arab Emirates represented by the General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has updated the current Air Service Agreement with the Islamic Republic of Pakistan.

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API announce five billion gallons of jet fuel saved

Posted 6 June 2015

Aviation Partners (API) has announced that its Blended Winglet Technology has saved the worlds commercial and business jet operators an estimated five billion gallons of jet fuel.

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Boeing starts assembly of first 737 MAX

Posted 3 June 2015

Boeing employees in Renton, Washington, have started building the first 737 MAX on schedule.

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Etihad Airways' CEO James Hogan says keep skies open

Posted 3 June 2015

Etihad Airways has urged the US Government to 'keep the skies open', in a comprehensive formal response to the joint campaign by Delta Air Lines, United Airlines and American Airlines to block competition and roll back the benefits of

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Jazeera reveals plans to buy 35% of Kuwait Airways

Posted 2 June 2015

Jazeera Airways has formally submitted a letter of intent to acquire 35% of Kuwait Airways which is currently undergoing a privatization process by the Government of Kuwait. The 35% stake is the maximum allowed stake by a single private

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Air Djibouti on-track towards official launch looks forward to serving Middle East

Posted 29 May 2015

Air Djibouti is on schedule with its plans to begin operations in late 2015.

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Study shows Etihad Airways supports 23,400 US jobs and delivers $2.9 billion to US economy

Posted 28 May 2015

Etihad Airways will contribute US$2.9 billion to the US economy and support 23,400 American jobs this year, according to new research by the global consultancy Oxford Economics.

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Gulf Air and S7 Airlines enter into a special prorate agreement

Posted 26 May 2015

Gulf Air has entered into a Special Prorate Agreement (SPA) with Russian carrier S7 Airlines enabling Gulf Air passengers to take flights beyond Moscow to and from any S7 Airlines domestic destination.

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New expert study from Etihad Airways demonstrates success of open skies

Posted 22 May 2015

Despite claims by the Big Three U.S. airlines, the market for air travel from the U.S. to the Indian Sub-Continent has expanded significantly from 2009 to 2014 with U.S. airlines and their European partners

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EBACE: Etihad MPL cadets to be first with jets for multi-engine training

Posted 20 May 2015

Cadets on the Etihad MPL programme will become the first in the world to carry out their core flying on a multi-engined jet.

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Saudia cancels lease deal after Israel MRO visit

Posted 17 May 2015

Saudi Arabian Airlines is understood to terminated a lease contract with Portuguese charter firm Hi Fly after one of its aircraft was taken to Tel Aviv Ben Gurion airport Israel for routine maintenance.

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Air Passenger protection on cards for UAE

Posted 17 May 2015

Aviation authorities in the United Arab Emirates are planning to introduce a passenger protection programme. .

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Research shows US carriers receive more than $70bn in subsidies

Posted 15 May 2015

Research commissioned by Etihad Airways has quantified a range of government and court-sanctioned benefits and concessions received by the three biggest US carriers, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines and American

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Jazeera to develop own base at Kuwait International

Posted 14 May 2015

Jazeera Airways is set to have its own terminal at Kuwait International Airport following talks between the low cost carrier and the Government.

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Passenger and freight traffic by 6% in 2015 from previous year

Posted 12 May 2015

According to the latest statistics from Airports Council International (ACI) World, global passenger traffic increased by over 6% for the first quarter of 2015 and by 7% for the month of March as compared to the previous

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Turkish Airlines takes delivery of 125th Boeing aircraft

Posted 12 May 2015

Boeing and Turkish Airlines celebrated a milestone with the delivery of the airline's 125th aircraft purchased from Boeing – a Next-Generation 737-900ER – and one of 12 airplanes the Turkish flag-carrier will take delivery of

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UAE will have busiest airspace by 2030 - airport leaders told

Posted 11 May 2015

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will have one of the world's busiest airspaces by 2030 with the country's General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) predicting the nation will service over 5,100 daily aircraft movements by

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Aviation industry veteran calls for a Gulf body on EUROCONTROL lines

Posted 11 May 2015

Georges Hannouche, CEO of Bayanat Airports and Engineering Supplies (BAES) and the Arab world's leading aviation veteran, has called for the establishment of an Arabian Gulf body on the line of EUROCONTROL for air

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Aviation Africa: Training and retention is key to future

Posted 11 May 2015

The final panel session at the Aviation Africa event looked at the shortage of human capital in the region and the need to train young people to make sure the industry thrives.

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Air Arabia reports growth in first quarter profits

Posted 11 May 2015

Low cost carrier Air Arabia has reported a 13% increase in net profit for the first quarter of 2015.The Sharjah airline which operates from Morocco and Egypt announced its financial results this morning as the airline's route and hub

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Aviation Africa: Emirates highlights why it focuses on human factors

Posted 11 May 2015

Dr. Nicklas Dahlstrom, director of human factors for Emirates Airline, addressing the Aviation Africa conference in Dubai today, told the audience that human factors training is essential, especially when

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Aviation Africa: Search and Rescue safety net needs to be extended

Posted 11 May 2015

Poor Search and Rescue (SAR) coordination has been highlighted by a succession of international air tragedies. In a case study, Brian Day, ICAO HQ technical officer, SAR (retired) and now a civil aviation SAR

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Aviation Africa: The challenges facing Open Skies

Posted 11 May 2015

No Open Sky agreements have been signed between African countries, but several have been signed between African countries and other regions. The consequence has been a limitation on the growth of Africa's airlines, efficiency

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Aviation Africa: Dr. Hamdi Chaouk outlines structured approach to success

Posted 11 May 2015

Former director of CAA in Lebanon (twice), Dr Hamdi Chaouk, now managing partner, Aviation Minds, opened the second day of the first Aviation Africa conference and exhibition in Dubai by explaining how

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Aviation Africa conference told 'regional can work'

Posted 10 May 2015

How can regional airlines grow in Africa? That is a question that was put to panelists at the first Aviation Africa conference and exhibition in Dubai today.

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Aviation Africa: How does the region get the finance it needs?

Posted 10 May 2015

For many years Africa has been seen as a high-risk investment. Access to structured finance has been hard to break through, but are things changing? From modernising fleets to introducing new business aircraft,

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Aviation Africa: What challenges are facing airport development?

Posted 10 May 2015

For African aviation to meet its true potential the continent's airports will require massive investment in land, construction and technology. But how feasible is it for this investment to take place and what

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Aviation Africa: Airline business – competition, reputation and opportunity

Posted 10 May 2015

The first afternoon panel, moderated by Victoria Moores, bureau chief, Air Transport World and African Aerospace, looked at airline business in the region.

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Aviation Africa: Dubai Airport boss explains secrets of success

Posted 10 May 2015

Paul Griffiths, CEO of Dubai Airports, gave the keynote address at the second session of Aviation Africa. In “Building a world class airport” he said that when he left Gatwick Airport in 2007, LGW and Dubai were about the

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Aviation Africa: Industry panel debates challenges and opportunities

Posted 10 May 2015

A distinguished panel of industry experts discussed the challenges and opportunities facing the African aviation industry.

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Aviation Africa: 'Key economic driver for the continent'

Posted 10 May 2015

The Hon. Dzifa Aku Attivor, Minister of Transport for Ghana, gave a keynote address on how government cooperation with the aviation industry is key. She said that the industry must be seen as a national asset and an economic driver

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Aviation Africa: Middle East has 'strong cultural and geographic links'

Posted 10 May 2015

Delegates to the Aviation Africa 2015 summit and exhibition were officially welcomed to Dubai by Laila Ali Hareb Al Muhairi, assistant director general for strategy and international affairs, UAE General

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Aviation Africa event 2015 gets under way in Dubai

Posted 10 May 2015

The Aviation Africa 2015 two-day summit and exhibition has opened in Dubai. The event is being attended by and held under patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, president of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, chairman

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Boeing 737 MAX LEAP-1B begins extensive flight test programme

Posted 8 May 2015

Boeing and CFM International have announced that they successfully initiated flight testing of the LEAP-1B engine on April 29 on a modified 747 flying testbed at GE Aviation Flight Test Operations in Victorville,

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Emirates profits soar thanks to lower fuel prices

Posted 7 May 2015

Emirates airline has reported a 40 percent jump in annual net profit thanks mainly to savings from lower oil prices.

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Qatar Airways and Royal Air Maroc sign partnership agreement

Posted 6 May 2015

Qatar Airways and Royal Air Maroc have announced the launch of a strategic joint business agreement on their services between the State of Qatar and the Kingdom of Morocco.

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Air freight resumes modest growth trend

Posted 5 May 2015

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets, showing a modest 1.6% rise in volumes in March compared to a year ago, measured in Freight Tonne Kilometers (FTK).

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EgyptAir transports over 300 smuggled antiquities from US and France

Posted 1 May 2015

Cairo Airport received 362 artifacts retrieved from the United States and France aboard EgyptAir flights last week.

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Al Maha Airways receives its first four A320s

Posted 29 April 2015

Qatar Airways Group has set a new industry record, with the delivery from Airbus of four new Al Maha aircraft to Doha in just one day.

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Air Arabia Jordan to begin operations in May 2015

Posted 29 April 2015

Air Arabia Jordan has announced that it will commence operations from its Amman Queen Alia International Airport base in May this year.

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EgyptAir Group enters medical tourism market

Posted 23 April 2015

EgyptAir Hospital has signed a cooperation protocol with EgyptAir Tourism (Karnak) & Duty Free and EgyptAir Airlines to activate medical tourism.

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Ghana's transport minister to headline Aviation Africa summit in Dubai

Posted 23 April 2015

How aviation will help African countries improve their economies and cooperation between blocks of African nations will develop infrastructure will be the subject of a keynote address by Hon. Dzifa Aku Attivor,

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Boeing reports strong first-quarter results

Posted 23 April 2015

The Boeing Company reported first-quarter revenue increased 8 percent to $22.1 billion on higher commercial deliveries.

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Oman Air launches codeshare with KLM

Posted 22 April 2015

Oman Air is has launched a new codeshare agreement with KLM Royal Dutch Airlines.

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Iberia and BA leave AEA in brush over Arabian Gulf carriers

Posted 16 April 2015

Iberia and British Airways left industry-lobby group Association of European Airlines (AEA) at the end of March over disputes with Arabian Gulf carriers, reports Aviation Daily.

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Etihad Airways delivers significant benefits to Europe, said its CEO

Posted 15 April 2015

The president and chief executive officer of Etihad Airways, James Hogan, has met the European Commission Transport commissioner, Violeta Bulc, to highlight the benefits which the airline delivers to European

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Etihad Airways to operate the UAE's first aeromedical centre

Posted 15 April 2015

Etihad Airways has received accreditation from the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) to operate the country's first Aeromedical Centre (AeMC).

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Qatar Airways named World's Most Dependable Airline

Posted 14 April 2015

Qatar Airways has been named the 'World's Most Dependable Airline' in a comprehensive study of all major carriers, published by CBS MoneyWatch and conducted by recognised travel site, WanderBat.

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GECAS delivers latest Flydubai B737

Posted 6 April 2015

GE Capital Aviation Services Limited (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing arm of GE, today announced delivery of a new, next-generation Boeing 737-800 aircraft to Flydubai following a purchase and leaseback transaction.

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CIT orders five additional A321ceo aircraft

Posted 3 April 2015

Transport finance specialist, CIT Group, which leases and finances aircraft for airlines and business aviation operators, has placed a firm order for five more A321ceo aircraft, doubling its most recent commitment for five A321ceo's made at

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Oman Air AGM hears positive results

Posted 2 April 2015

Oman Air's shareholders have received positive financial results for 2014 at the airline's Annual General Meeting (AGM), held on Saturday March 28 at Oman Air's headquarters in Muscat.

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Etihad's 33 per cent investment in Darwin airline is approved

Posted 2 April 2015

Etihad Airways has welcomed the decision of Switzerland's Federal Office of Civil Aviation (FOCA) to approve the airline's 33.3 per cent investment in the Swiss regional carrier Darwin Airline.

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Emirates invests more than US$6 million on medical equipment

Posted 2 April 2015

Emirates has invested more than US$ 6 million in the installation and service of its medical equipment on board, and thousands of hours in training each year, to ensure its crew is able to act effectively in the event of medical

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Air Algérie takes delivery of its new A330-200 with fresh cabin design

Posted 2 April 2015

Boultif Mohamed Salah, the CEO of Algeria's flag-carrier airline Air Algérie presented its new cabin to the media in Toulouse today.

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Cargo, logistics and Airports under discussion in Bahrain

Posted 1 April 2015

The 2nd Annual Middle East Air Cargo & Logistics Conference & Exhibition 2015 (MEACL) and the Bahrain International Airport Development Forum (BIAD) 2015 opened today in Manama under the patronage of the Minister of

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NATS highlights population impact on air travel

Posted 31 March 2015

Air traffic management specialists NATS, have released a video which looks at how the challenge in demand for airspace from regional population increases is being addressed for future air travel.

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Aerovista announces partnership with Hermes Airlines

Posted 30 March 2015

Aircraft leasing and charter operator, Aerovista, has commenced a partnership with Greece based Hermes Airlines.

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Oman Air orders 20 Boeing 737s

Posted 30 March 2015

Oman Air has ordered 20 Boeing 737 aircraft and intends to double its fleet to 70 aircraft by 2020, said chief executive Paul Gregorowitsch.

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Etihad Airways CEO James Hogan addresses Aviation Club in London

Posted 27 March 2015

Etihad Airways president and CEO, James Hogan, has addressed the Aviation Club in London and said investing in success is not a crime; blocking competition would be.

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APEX: Flydubai Says Low Cost Doesn't Mean 'No Frills'

Posted 24 March 2015

By Barbara Saunders | Abu Dhabi. Dubai's low cost airline Flydubai should not be confused with a 'no frills' carrier, according to the airline's VP Inflight Product Daniel Kerrison. Speaking at the Aviation Passenger Experience

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APEX: Etihad outlines massive growth plans

Posted 24 March 2015

The national airline of the United Arab Emirates is eyeing huge growth over the next five years which will see a 116% climb in its annual passenger traffic, 54% surge in staffing, 66% increase in its fleet and 24 new destinations join its network,

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Air Arabia gets awards from Oman Airports

Posted 23 March 2015

Oman Airports management company has recognized Air Arabia, in two categories of its annual awards.

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