Emirates SkyCargo presented its top agents with special achievement awards at a dedicated event held yesterday at the JW Marriott Marquis in Dubai.
On the first day of ITB Berlin, Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker and the airline's new country manager for Germany and Austria, Günter Saurwein, introduced the airline's new luxury First Class seats that will form part of the
Emirates is once again signaling its commitment to the European travel and aviation market with its largest trade show presence at ITB Berlin.
Qatar Airways is set to participate in ITB Berlin 2014, the world's leading travel trade show for the sixth year in a row this coming week: the five-star airline is welcoming attendees of ITB Berlin to visit its newly redesigned booth from March 5-9, at
Abu Dhabi made good use of last week's Air Expo by encouraging young people from the emirate to get a feel for the aviation industry as part of its goal of encouraging Emiratis to consider careers in the industry
Abu Dhabi's pavilion at this year's ITB Berlin – one of the world's top B2B travel shows which runs in the German capital from March 5-9 – will showcase three key destinations in one emirate and almost 70
Aviation is a vital part of the UAE's economy and as part of engaging the whole country, the GCAA has taken a new initiative for its industry safety and security campaign 'Love your sky'.
Today's programme features interviews with Dhabijet, the award-winning FBO; Abu Dhabi Aviation on the company's deal of a helicopter training centre and the region's first AW139 cat D simulator and we take to the skies with the Al Fursan display
A new Helicopter maintenance and spare parts company - AgustaWestland Aviation Services (AWAS) - was formed yesterday at the Abu Dhabi Air Expo 2014, in a partnership between Abu Dhabi Aviation and AgustaWestland.
Falcon Aviation outlines plans for the Middle East's first VVIP completion centre while Dassault shows off its flagship jet. We find out about what games people play on their business jets and look closely the latest arrival to the region from Cirrus.
Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hazza Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Advisor, and vice chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, H.E. Sheikh Sultan Bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan, chairman of Abu Dhabi
Business and general aviation gets an outing in Abu Dhabi as the wraps are taken off more than 100 aircraft for the third edition of the Abu Dhabi Air Expo. Join Arabian Aerospace editor Alan Peaford and team as the UAE show prepares to open today
The Abu Dhabi Air Expo will take place this week from Tuesday, 25 February to Thursday, 27 February 2014 at Al Bateen Executive Airport, with doors open from 10 am to 5 pm each day.
Airbus is showing an ACJ319 operated by Acropolis Aviation of the UK at Abu Dhabi Air Expo, in what is the first display of this particular aircraft in the Middle East.
Emirates is the most valuable airline brand worldwide for the third consecutive year, according to The Brand Finance Global 500 report for 2014 that was released this week.
Qatar Executive, the business jet charter division of Qatar Airways, will be exhibiting at the Abu Dhabi Air Expo, set to take place from 25 to 27 February at the Al Bateen Executive Airport.
Gulf Air has been independently ranked first among major airlines from the Middle East and Africa for on-time-punctuality for the 5th Annual Airline On-time Performance Service Awards.
Qatar Airways recorded a runaway success at the Singapore Airshow 2014 where the airline was exhibiting for the first time, attracting more than 450 people over four days for an exclusive tour of its Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft.
AIM Aviation is sponsoring the Etihad Airways Worldwide Staff Conference 2014.
Qatar Airways has announced that it will be taking part in the Singapore Airshow for the first time this year.
Senior defence personnel from Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Oman, and the GCC Secretariat, as well as from international partners such as the United States, France, Sweden, Italy, Sweden, Netherlands, and NATO are set to make the 4th edition of Middle
Oman Air has recognised the contribution to the airline's success that high-performing staff from its Flight Operations and Cabin Crew departments have made over the course of 2013.
Representatives from around 100 global airlines are set to attend this year's Aircraft Interiors Middle East (AIME) and Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) Middle East, opening Wednesday 5 February at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC).
A Specialist two-day conference addressing factors affecting the management of a crisis or disaster at an airport will take place in Dubai on April 23-30 2014.
Romanian company Aerostar is attending the forthcoming MRO Middle East exhibition and conference in Dubai (February 4-6) to continue its penetration of the wider Middle East market.
Qatar Airways has been named 'Business Airline of the Year', and for the second year in a row 'Best Long-Haul Airline' at the high profile UK Business Travel Awards 2014 which was held in London recently.
Oman Air has announced its support for a vital mobile literacy project, which supports and encourages Omani children of all ages to improve their reading skills.
Falcon Aviation Services (FAS) will be a Diamond Sponsor for the Abu Dhabi Air Expo taking place from 25th-27th February 2014.
Gulf Air signed a three-year maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) agreement with JorAMCo today, to meet the airline's Heavy Maintenance and 'C' check fleet requirements.
The Bahrain International Airshow's opening day was tagged as a resounding success with deals already exceeding those from the 2012 event, show organisers said.
Turkish Aerospace Industries, Inc. (TAI) will display the T-129 ATAK - the final evolution of the Agusta A-129 light combat helicopter - at the Bahrain International Airshow (BIAS), being held later this week (16-18 January) at the Sakhir Airbase.
Qatar Airways was named 'Best Business Class' at the 25th Annual Best in Business Travel Awards USA Awards 2013, held yesterday in Los Angeles at the Loews Hollywood Hotel.
Qatar Airways will this week take part in its first major event of the year, displaying one of its new Boeing 787 Dreamliners at the Bahrain International Airshow (BIAS) taking place 16-18 January 2014.
The Arab Air Carriers Organisation (AACO) ihas announced the date of its 47th annual general meeting,which will have the theme "Arab Aviation Summit for the Future."
Qatar Airways, global main partner of FC Barcelona, promoted the launch of the football organisation's first official supporters club in Kenya – Penya Barcelonista Mashariki (PBM) this week.
The Royal Air Force Typhoon Display Team will display daily at the show, with Flight Lieutenant Jamie Norris taking Eurofighter Typhoon to the skies once again following a fun-packed season showcasing its performance throughout 2013, with
The Airport Show 2014 edition will be held in Dubai from May 11 to 13 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.
CANSO - the Global Voice of ATM – has invited air avigation Service providers and ATM industry stakeholders to attend its 5th Middle East Conference, to be held in Amman, Jordan on 3-5 February 2014.
At the 27th Annual International ARC Awards, the world's largest annual report competition, the Oman Air Annual Report was adjudged the Gold winner in the category for Non-Traditional Annual Report, Airlines, amongst hundreds of entries from over 60
Qatar Airways is bringing in another eventful season of tennis to Doha with the world's leading players competing in the Qatar ExxonMobil Open 2014 tournament taking place from 30 December to 4 January 2014.
His Majesty King Abdullah II joined Royal Jordanian on Sunday, December 22, 2013, in a celebration to mark the national carrier's 50th anniversary.
Abu Dhabi Airports will be hosting the general aviation exhibition for the third consecutive year between 25th-27th February 2014 at its dedicated business airport.
Egypt Air training center participated at the Regional Symposium on the Next Generation of Aviation Professionals (NGAP) and TRAINAIR PLUS – Africa.
Gulf Air has entered into a partnership with the United Nations (UN) in Bahrain supporting the MY World Survey, in recognition of the importance of raising awareness of sustainable development goals.
The global aircraft rescue and fire fighting conference - ARFF 2013 has been taking place at the Oberoi Hotel in Dubai yesterday and today having opened with key messages aimed to ensure the world's airports are ready to deal with
Emirates has been honoured with 'Best Airline Business' and 'Best Airline Leisure' at the 2013 Conde Nast Middle East Traveller Readers' Choice Awards.
Airbus chose Cairo to host the first Field Service Managers Regional Seminar on 26th -27th of November2013.
Royal Jordanian held a gala dinner on December 1, 2013, to honour its general sales agents (GSAs) and the travel and tourism representatives inside and outside Jordan.
A vintage World War II (WWII) Spitfire assembled by engineering students from the Al Ain Campus of Abu Dhabi Polytechnic will be showcasing a piece of aerospace history at this weekend's Al Ain Aerobatic Show.
Royal Jet has won Business Aviation Operator of the Year' award at the 7th Annual Aviation Business Awards.
Aeropodium has announced the first of a series of aviation seminars presented by the international law firm Kennedys - which has an office in Dubai.
Etihad Airways' president and chief executive officer, James Hogan, this week visited the United States, leading a delegation of senior airline executives at a series of government and commercial meetings in Washington, D.C.
The Dubai Airshow exhibition site is closed today Thursday 21 November due to severe weather conditions, announced the Dubai Airshow team.
The Dubai Airshow 2013 has seen record-breaking order books breaking through the US$200 billion mark... but the show itself finished a day early as severe weather in the UAE led to a closure for
If you want to take chalet space at the third edition of the Bahrain International Air Show (BIAS), which takes place in January, then you are too late, say the organisers.
Rolls-Royce has won a $5bn order from Etihad Airways for Trent XWB engines to power 50 Airbus A350 XWB aircraft.
Rolls-Royce has won a $300m order from Qatar Airways for Trent 700 engines, with long-term TotalCare support, to power five Airbus A330 freighter aircraft
The Gulf Aviation Training Event (GATE) started its two-day run today at Dubai World Central under the theme 'Breaking Paradigms: Training the Gulf's New Generation of Aviators' and quickly heard how crisis loomed over the
UK Prime Minister David Cameron yesterday made a whistlestop tour of the Dubai Airshow at its new home, Dubai World Central.
The organisers of the Bahrain International Airshow 2014 (BIAS), Bahrain's Ministry of Transport, Bahrain Civil Aviation Affairs (BCAA) and Farnborough International Limited - have confirmed that chalet space for the 3rd edition of
United Arab Emirates representative Capt Aysha Al Hamili is to chair the Human Resources Committee (HRC).
The UAE's aerobatic team the Al Fursan and the legendary Red Arrows team, will thrill the crowds with their flying displays at Skyview at the Dubai Airshow which takes place from 18 to 21 November 2013, from 12 – 6pm at Dubai World Central
Boeing's presence at the 2013 Dubai Airshow will showcase the company's industry partnerships in the Middle East and highlight its defence and commercial products and services designed to meet Middle East requirements.
The Arab Air Carriers Organization's Arab Aviation Summit for the Future, AACO 46th AGM, concluded in Doha today with the announcement of several key resolutions.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has called on governments to adopt and adhere to global standards that are necessary for the safe, efficient and sustainable operation of the global air transport system.
The Arab Air Carriers Organization (AACO) Annual General Meeting (AGM) - hosted by Qatar Airways - will open tomorrow night, 5th of November, during the General Opening Ceremony to be held at Al Gassar Resort in Doha, Qatar.
The Gulf Aviation Training Event (GATE) takes place at the Dubai Airshow, 18 - 19 November 2013 at Dubai World Central (DWC).
The Dubai Airshow organisers F&E Aerospace opened up the doors to the new venue in a special preview for the media at Dubai World Central today.
International airlines, emerging destinations and niche technology providers are among the 225 new exhibitors confirmed for World Travel Market 2013, the leading global event for the industry.
Turkish Airlines and Euroleague Basketball have announced will continue their unique partnership and title-sponsorship agreement for seven more seasons through 2020.
The 6th edition of the Middle East Business Aviation (MEBA), organised on behalf of the Middle East Business Aviation Association (MEBAA) will highlight the role of business aviation in providing humanitarian relief following the recent
Oman Air has been appointed as Premium Sponsor of the inaugural National Bank of Oman Golf Classic tournament, following a signing ceremony held in Muscat on 21st October 2013.
Dubai Airshow organisers F&E Aerospace are preparing for next month's event to be the largest in their 26 years of the show and are forecasting a great turnout from the business aviation community.
Qatar Airways is to host the Arab Air Carriers Organisation (AACO) 46th Annual General Meeting (AGM) – 5th to 7th November, at the Sheraton Doha Resort & Convention Hotel – under the patronage of His
Etihad Airways is supporting global and national initiatives for the early detection and treatment of breast cancer with a comprehensive programme of activity during Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October.
The ACI Airport Exchange event, taking place at the Qatar National Convention Centre, 11 to 13 November - hosted by Doha International Airport in partnership with ACI EUROPE and ACI Asia Pacific - has today confirmed its
Aviation fire and rescue specialists from around the world will be converging on Dubai, December 10-11, as the city hosts the global Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting event.
As the host of ACI Airport Exchange 2013, Doha International Airport (DIA) will be offering a series of tours of its brand new $15.5bn Hamad International Airport (HIA), for delegates attending next month's event (11-13 November).
Gulf Air's frequent flyer program, FalconFlyer, has reached a major milestone; signing one million members.
For the eighth year running, the Crystal Cabin Award Association is calling for entries – the latest products and concepts to noticeably improve air travel and protect resources – for the international aircraft cabin competition.
AmCham Abu Dhabi announces that F&E Aerospace has become the latest signatory of Women Achieve, an innovative programme by its Women in Business Committee that promotes the professional advancement of women.
Qatar Airways has been voted Best Middle East Airline by readers of Business Traveller Asia-Pacific in China.
HE Akbar Al Baker, CEO, Doha International Airport and Qatar Airways, is to deliver the keynote arena address at ACI Airport Exchange in Doha, 11-13 November.
Kuwait's plans to upgrade its international airport, along with investment in the fleet of Kuwait Airways is giving a boost to the Kuwait International Airport Development Forum (KIADF) which takes place in December.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) expressed high expectations for the decisions that states will make at the 38th Assembly of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).
Pegasus Airlines chief commercial officer Guliz Ozturk and ancillary marketing manager Burak Gulay both took part in the 10th World Low Cost Airlines Congress at the Sofitel London Heathrow Hotel on 17 September.
The Gulf Aviation Training Event (GATE) takes place alongside the Dubai Airshow, 18 - 19 November 2013 at Dubai World Central (DWC). Organisers of the biennial summit have recently confirmed additional speakers who will address a number of serious issues facing
Pegasus Airlines' chief commercial officer Guliz Ozturk will take part in the 10th World Low Cost Airlines Congress, taking place on 17 September at the Sofitel London Heathrow Hotel.
Business aircraft operators are invited to Istanbul a few days before the European Business Aviation Association's (EBAA) Turkey Regional Forum to take part in a Fundamentals of IS-BAO Workshop on 8 October and an IS-BAO Auditing
Doha International Airport (DIA) will be hosting the 2013 ASQ Airport Forum for Asia, Middle East and Africa, between 10 and 12 September at the Oryx Rotana Hotel.
Etihad Airways' first major sports sponsorship in the United States starts with the Nation's Triathlon event taking place in West Potomac Park, Washington, D.C. on September 8, 2013.
Two of the Middle East's leading aerospace figures have formed a new business in Dubai.
Emirates Airline was named 'Best Long-haul Airline' at Condé Nast Traveller's Reader Awards ceremony last night.
In a little over five weeks time World Routes, the 19th World Route Development Forum takes place in Las Vegas and organisers of the event are expecting more senior industry figures to be in attendance than at any