The inaugural Routes Middle East & Africawill open this weekend in Manama, capital city of the Kingdom of Bahrain. The event, which takes place 31 May – 2 June, will be hosted by Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) managing body and operator of Bahrain International Airport (BIA).
Allgäu-Orient-Rallye team visited the headquarters of Royal Jordanian, the rally's official carrier, on May 27.
Qatar Airways is preparing to showcase the newest and best of its fleet with a display of five aircraft at the 2015 Paris Air Show, which takes place next month at Le Bourget in Paris.
International aerospace experts will convene in Abu Dhabi at the third Global Aerospace Summit to discuss the rapidly changing role of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), popularly known as drones.
Etihad Airways' Procurement & Supply Management department has received three prestigious awards from the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS).
EgyptAir as signed a cooperation protocol with the Children's Cancer Hospital in Egypt ((CCHE 57357).
Air Arabia has been named “Best Low-Cost Carrier” at the World Tourism Forum Awards in Istanbul, Turkey.
UAE General Civil Aviation Authority took part in the third round of GCC-EU Aviation Dialogue concluded in Doha.
Etihad Airways and Alitalia welcomed Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister of the United Arab Emirates, to their joint pavilion at Expo Milano 2015 this week.
Ever since its first meeting on the Dead Sea shores, in 1995, the World Economic Forum has been selecting Royal Jordanian to be the official carrier of the forum participants.
The 26th ICAO Aviation Security (AVSEC) Panel meeting was held in ICAO Headquarters, Montreal, Canada last week of April.
Qatar Airways has announced that Scotland and Qatar will compete for the Qatar Airways Cup at Easter Road Stadium, Edinburgh on Friday June 5 2015.
Akbar Al Baker, group chief executive for Qatar Airways, held a landmark press conference in Washington D.C. yesterday, adding the airline's voice to the ongoing US Open Skies debate.
Dubai World Central (DWC) has hosted the 125th corporate anniversary celebrations of Kuehne + Nagel, the first global logistics company to become fully operational at DWC in 2009.
Preparations are in full swing as Bahrain Airport Company (BAC), the managing body and operator of Bahrain International Airport (BIA), is gearing up to host the first edition of Routes Middle East and Africa 2015
Airports focusing on safety of passengers at remote stands were looking a new product from UK's Tensator Group at the Airport Show in Dubai – a nigh-glow passenger guidance system for disembarding the aircraft to a bus
Speakers at the Innovation Podium of at Dubai's Airport Show presented insights into various new technologies that could be used to meet the emerging and future challenges for the airport management.
For anyone who has ever dreamed about designing their very own football jersey, Qatar Airways is now giving them the chance to do so.
Etihad Airways has signed a legacy partnership agreement with Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE) to become the exclusive airline partner of the Washington Capitals (NHL), Washington
Etihad Airways' frequent flyer program, Etihad Guest, has been recognised as one of the best loyalty programs globally.
The African Business Aviation Association (AfBAA) has announced that six of its members will make up its sizeable and dedicated African Pavilion (Stand A065) at EBACE 2015 during May 19-21 in Geneva.
Oman Air has won two awards at the World Travel Awards Middle East 2015.
Etihad Airways has been named 'Airline of the Year' at the 14th Annual China Travel & Meeting Industry Awards 2015.
The Italian airport industry will be at the world the Dubai's Airport Show (10-12 of May) with its own pavilion with a view to Expo 2020.
Royal Jet has been awarded 'Middle East's Leading Private Jet Charter' at the prestigious World Travel Awards 2015.
Etihad Airways has retained its title as the Middle East's Leading Airline for a ninth consecutive year at the World Travel Awards.
Finmeccanica takes part in IDEF 2015, the International Defence Industry Fair, which is held from 5 to 8 May in Istanbul, Turkey.
Satcom Direct has bolstered its international management team with the appointment of Derek Donahue as Regional Director for Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa, (EEMEA).
Emirates' innovation, investments in product, and customer service were recognised last night with an array of accolades at the Business Traveller Middle East 2015 Awards.
Turkish Airlines will host the famous Turkish actress Songül Öden on its stand at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2015, as she unveils two major on-board and on-ground offerings and gives away a return flight to San
The Middle East winners of the World Travel Awards will be revealed during a celebration at the Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach on Tuesday, May 5th, with hundreds of industry leaders expected to be in
Turkish Airlines will introduce WE'R, Turkish Airlines' new range of food products at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2015.
Etihad Airways will promote its brand campaign starring Australian actress Nicole Kidman, the airline's partnership with Alitalia for the Expo Milano 2015, and Etihad Airways
Delegates to the Aviation Africa 2015 Summit and exhibition taking place on 10-11 May in Dubai, could have the time of their lives thanks to a new sponsorship deal.
Gulf Air has recently won Computer News Middle East's (CNME) annual, prestigious CIO 100 Award for the 4th consecutive year, becoming the first organization and first airline in the Middle East to do so.
Havaş, IATA International Ground Handling Conference has gathered representatives of aviation sector in Istanbul this year.
More than 100 children with special needs were treated to a fun-filled day of entertainment at a special event organised by Takatof, Emirates Foundation's voluntary social programme.
This month, Emirates celebrates a milestone in its employee history, with its cabin crew team now crossing 20,000 staff.
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,
The International Defence Exhibition and Conferences (IDEX) has announced its participation in the LAAD Defence and Security International Exhibition held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, taking place from April
TAV Airports Holding CIO and TAV Information Technologies (IT) general manager Binnur Güleryüz Onaran was selected as "Turkey's Best CIO" for the Madinah Airport IT and Aviation Systems Project at the 6th IDC Turkey CIO Summit 2015 by IDC
Etihad Airways and Jet Airways will be the official airline partners and principal sponsors for the Pepsi Indian Premier League (IPL) team, the Mumbai Indians, for the 2015 Twenty20 tournament.
Bayanat Engineering Group has been expanding its horizons having participated in Canso's ATM World Congress event for the first time..
Airglow Aviation, based in Dubai Free Zone, has announced its director, Divya Tekchandani, has been awarded The Women Leadership Award for excellence in Aviation and Aerospace at an ceremony held at Kuala Lumpur last
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
Etihad Airways Engineering, the host sponsor of MRO Network's upcoming Airline Engineering & Maintenance: Middle East conference will be a holding a tour of their state of the art facility, exclusively
Freight forwarders, WCA, has announced its annual WCA Global Conference in 2016 will be held in Abu Dhabi.
Etihad Cargo has been recognised as 'Cargo Airline of the Year' by leading industry magazine, Air Transport News (ATN), at a gala dinner awards ceremony in Geneva, on 21 March 201
Gulf Air has announced a partnership with Bahrain-based Umrah contractors Al Mowasim, Al Sharaf and Sohaib Al Roumi that will give pilgrims wishing to visit the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah but with insufficient funds to do so,
Airbus Helicopters' commitment to address the needs and requirements of international, governmental and non-governmental organisations engaged in peacekeeping and humanitarian efforts will be highlighted during
American consumers and regional state economies the ultimate victims of US carriers' protectionist campaign, cautions Emirates Airline's President, Sir Tim Clark.
Following the launch of its direct Moscow service in the second half of 2014, Gulf Air recently gave a number of Russian media members the opportunity to visit and explore Bahrain with a familiarisation trip jointly hosted by the airline and one of
Qatar Airways group chief executive, Akbar Al Baker, delivered a keynote speech today at the prestigious New York Times 'Art for Tomorrow' conference, held in Doha for the first time and addressed more than 150
Qatar Airways has hosted the first ever oneworld Operations Control Conference in Doha, Qatar, on March 11 and 12, 2015.
Aviation players must not risk flight safety in pursuit of profits, delegates at the World Aviation Safety Summit were told today.
The 3rd annual World Aviation Safety Summit which opens in Dubai on Monday will see real-time airc raft tracking high on the agenda. The summit is hosted by the Dubai government and Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and will gather
The Saudi Aviation Training Conference and Exhibition (SATCE) 2015 which was due to take place on 18-19th of March has been postponed due to what organisers described as “reasons beyond our control.”
Middle East Corporation Aviation Summit (MECAS) will take place May 13 in Abu Dhabi.
Aviation's contribution to the Dubai economy will have increased three fold to $88 billion by 2030 said Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths in the opening address of day two of the Future of Borders conference in the UAE
EgyptAir is increasing the number of domestic flights to Sharm El-Sheikh from now until March 18 in support of the 'Egypt - The Future' conference taking place in the Red Sea resort.
Online and technology solutions company, Emaratech, used the Future of Borders conference in Dubai to announce the launch of a new system that performs simultaneous document and iris scans to quickly
The Airports Council International (ACI) is collaborating within and outside of the industry on passenger facilitation solutions and supporting implementation and harmonization of Automated Border
The UAE's Advanced Passenger Information system is going live at Dubai International Airport later this week, according to Leyla Hareb, the assistant director of strategy & international affairs at
The third edition of World ATM Congress opened today at the IFEMA Feria de Madrid and is expected to top last year's record attendance of 6,265 individuals from around the world. This year's Delegate Conference features a new format and a strong programme
Middle East airlines including Saudi Arabian Airlines, Oman Air, Airlines, Qatar Airways, and Etihad, have made the shortlist for the Airline Amenity Bag Awards in Hamburg in April.
The Middle East and North Africa Business Aviation Association (MEBAA) has signed the official agreement for the organisation of MEBAA Show Morocco with El Aoufir Zouhir, director of the Office National Des Aéroports (ONDA), at an official
The official grand opening ceremony of the International Defence Exhibition, “IDEX”, provided a spectacular start to the 12th edition of the exhibition at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.
Northrop Grumman is showcasing a range of systems including airborne early warning and control, C4ISR, radars, defence electronics, cyber security and an upgraded helicopter cockpit at the International Defence Exhibition and
Turkish manufacturer Roketsan will be at IDEX which opens in Abu Dhabi today to demonstrate its next generation weapon system, Stand-Off Missile (SOM) system.
With hundreds of its rotorcraft operated by Middle East military services, Airbus Helicopters is further reinforcing the company's regional presence to support these aircraft – which are used on missions that
An Advisory Board consisting of representatives from international, government and private sector aviation organisations get set for the Global Airport Leaders' Forum (GALF-2015) to be held in Dubai in May.
Earlier this month employees from Gulf Air, and its General Sales Agent for United Kingdom, Aviareps, gathered at the airline's town office to celebrate the achievements of staff members at an annual Gulf Air Employee Appreciation
Etihad Airways has donated more than UAE dirhams 100,000 to underprivileged communities in Sri Lanka.
Aviation's role in the protection of national borders will come under the microscope at an international conference planned for the UAE next month.
Etihad Airways has clinched top honours at the 2015 Aviation 100 Awards, organised by Airline Economics magazine.
Etihad Airways has donated more than UAE dirhams 100,000 to underprivileged communities in Sri Lanka.
Qatar Airways has announced that it will participate in ITB Berlin for the seventh consecutive year next month and confirmed that it will showcase its unique A380 First Class seat and A350
As conflict zones continue to sprout up across the Middle East, aviation players are called on to collaborate to identify, assess and respond to risks that civil aircraft face from hazardous
Qatar Airways officially launched its new marketing campaign supporting the three-year partnership between the airline and FC Barcelona at a press conference held in Doha, this week.
Military and industry leaders from the global space and defence industries will come together in Abu Dhabi this month at the 4th Milsatcom Middle East Conference, to discuss the key issues affecting
As co-located exhibitions MRO Middle East and Aircraft Interiors Middle East (AIME) opened yesterday at Dubai World Trade Centre, Richard Brown, Principal, ICF International confirmed that Middle East fleet growth
Aviation Africa, organised by Arabian Aerospace and African Aerospace magazines, is gathering senior, influential industry figures from both Africa and the Middle East for the Aviation African 2015 event taking place May 10-11 2015 in Dubai.
IDEX will feature live UAV demonstrations thanks to the renewal of a sponsorship agreement with Abu Dhabi Autonomous Systems Investments (ADASI) which is the principal sponsor of the UMEX - the unmanned exhibition - segment of the major defence event.
Some 39 contestants have qualified to the semi-finals stage at the National, International and Government UAE Drones for Good Award competitions and its prize money worth of $1 million for the international
With Aircraft Interiors Middle East and MRO Middle East opening on Monday, exhibitors and visitors alike are keen to snap up their slice of the $10.5 billion aircraft interiors market, and to participate in conference discussions with their peers.
Industry-leading aviation experts speaking at the 3rd World Aviation Safety Summit this year will discuss the measures regional players are taking to minimise accidents due to ground
Emirates airline has been ranked as the Best Airline in 2014, according to an annual study by eDreams, one of the largest e-commerce travel companies in Europe.
Qatar's Emiri Air Force will make its UK airshow debut this summer when it takes part in the Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT) at RAF Fairford in the Cotswolds.
Qatar Airways has been awarded 'Business Airline of the Year' for the second consecutive year at the UK Business Travel Awards 2015 held in London at the Grosvenor House Hotel on Monday.
Aviation industry leaders highlighted the implications of modernising air transportation systems for airlines, airports and air traffic controllers (ATC) at the second day of the Future Air
Dubai will host an international conference on the 'Future of Borders' from March 11 to 12, at the Ritz Carlton Hotel, Dubai International Financial Centre.
Educating policy makers and influencing higher authorities on the importance of aviation were highlighted as key actions at the Future Air Transportation Systems Summit (FATSS) 2015 held in Dubai today.
Abu Dhabi Airports has announced that the fourth annual Abu Dhabi Air Expo that was due to take place this February 8-10 at Al Bateen Executive Airport has been postponed.
The multi-billion dollar expansion of airports and airline fleets in the Middle East has set off immense growth prospects for the ground handling industry players with both airports and airlines operators keen on
The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority – Airworthiness (AW) Department, has met with stakeholders in Dubai to provide latest updates from AW Department and seek industry feedback on the services, regulations, and processes.
Oman Air's customer service and business leadership have each attracted high praise on the same day, from two different organisations.
The UAE, along with other ICAO Council Member States, attended a ceremony in Chicago on December 8 this year, commemorating the drafting and signing of the Convention on International Civil Aviation