Just how busy is the air space in the Middle East?
Oman Air has triumphed at this year's TravelPlus Airline Amenity Bag Awards the fourth year in a row that the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman has been recognised at this prestigious aviation industry event.
Dubai's Airport Show is generating huge backing from key global companies with as many as 54 new companies signing up for participation in the 14th edition of the event to be held at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition
Global Aerospace Summit: Knowledge exchange and technology transfer between UAE and Africa paramount
The first panel session on the second day of the Global Aerospace Summit that took place this week in Abu Dhabi discussed that knowledge exchange and technology transfer between
Saif Mohammed Al Suwaidi, director general of the UAE's civil aviation authority, GCAA, inaugurated the 4th annual Emerging Airports Conference and Exhibition (EACE) 2014, co-located with the Middle East Air Cargo & Logistics
After Middle Eastern carriers surpassed the global average of 6.1 percent growth in air freight, reporting 16.5 per cent increase in FTK in 2013, the region remains the hub for logistics activities
The best airport marketing team in Asia is in Abu Dhabi, according to a panel of aviation experts.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has called for regional cooperation and global standards to support the continued success of aviation in the Gulf area.
UAE suppliers are out in force today, networking with their international peers thanks to the introduction of the Abu Dhabi Suppliers Forum a co-located event with the Global Aerospace Summit which opened today.
Aviation and aerospace experts from the fast-growing BRICS countries will gather at the Global Aerospace Summit in Abu Dhabi next week, to share their experiences of supporting industrialisation, improving supply
The helicopter safety team for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA GST) has teamed up with international aerospace event organisers Tangent Link to launch a new event for the offshore and onshore helicopter industry.
For the fourth consecutive year Qatar Airways took home Best Premium Service Facilities at the Skytrax World Airport Awards, held last week in Barcelona, Spain.
Abu Dhabi Airports reported today that the total value of sales at Abu Dhabi Air Expo 2014, the region's only general aviation exhibition, reached in excess of AED 5 billion, 35% higher than the sales generated at last year's exhibition.
Abu Dhabi Airports today announced that Abu Dhabi International Airport has been named as the 'Best Airport in the Middle East' by The World Airport Awards of Skytrax, for the third consecutive year, reaffirming
The first Millionaire draw of the year, conducted at the Doha International Airport, saw Alexandros Parissis, a Greek national, become the lucky winner of the coveted US$1 million cash prize. Then Qatar Duty Free drew the name of
The capabilities of Airbus Helicopters' rotorcraft to meet land- and sea-based mission requirements of Middle East military forces will be underscored in the company's presence at the Doha
AIM Aviation will be unveiling a new concept interior on its stand at the Aircraft Interiors Expo 8 10 April 2014.
Qatar Airways Group took home two awards at the 2014 Air Transport News Awards, held last week in Istanbul, Turkey.
For the first time, key aviation industry players from the US and Canada will collectively showcase their wide variety of products, services and solutions through a joint pavilion at the 14th edition of Airport Show to be
Oman Air has achieved second place in American Express Executive Travel's 2014 Top 12 list of the Best Airlines for Business Class.
Emirates will sponsor the New York Cosmos for a further two years in a deal announced yesterday at Emirates headquarters in Dubai.
Leaders from aviation, aerospace, defense and space industries will meet in Abu Dhabi at the second Global Aerospace Summit this April to debate the most crucial issues their sectors are facing.
Oman Air successfully participated in the recently concluded travel convention ITB, Berlin, which is also referred as the World's Leading Travel Trade Show.
The Middle East and Africa Helicopter Association (MEAHA) has endorsed the forthcoming Dubai Helishow scheduled for November 4-6, 2014.
Pele, one of the greatest ever footballers and Emirates' Global Ambassador, will share some of his proudest moments during a special screening at Emirates' headquarters on 16 March.
Middle East countries in general and Arabian Gulf states in particular are pumping in billions of dollars in the race to building new airports or expanding the existing facilities to meet the demands of future
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, Gόnter 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.
The Middle East Business Aviation (MEBA) event looks set to build on the enormous success of its 2012 run when it opens in December this year at the purpose-built Dubai World Central aerotropolis venue for the first time.
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.
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.
Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates, has added two highly coveted accolades to its impressive list of industry awards in the last few weeks.
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.
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.
Dubai will host Expo 2020 which is expected to spur an unprecedented airport investments boom in UAE.
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 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.
The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) in line with its strategic objectives and aim to continuously cooperate with all strategic partners conducted a series of Civil Aviation Search and Rescue (SAR) workshops during the current week at GCAA
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.
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.
The Abu Dhabi general aviation show is to take place a week earlier than planned, show organisers have said.
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 Dubai Airshow will welcome up to 150 aircraft on the static display next week; with some appearing for the first time in the Middle East.
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.