Qatar Airways will now accept UnionPay credit and debit cards through its website for ticket and other sales.
Etihad Aviation Group (EAG) will introduce healthier Weqaya-approved meal options to its staff restaurants after signing an agreement with The Health Authority - Abu Dhabi (HAAD).
To celebrate National Day in Oman, Oman Air has introduction of the new Oman Air Pass.
Emirates Skywards has signed on The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) as its latest partner, enabling members to redeem Miles for an annual digital subscription to the world's leading source of business news.
Emirates Skywards, has signed Careem as its latest partner.
Lufthansa Consulting has been given a wide-ranging contract by the government of Iraq to help transform the country's civil aviation.
Gulf Air has announced a partnership with Akruu, an innovative online loyalty portal that provides members the opportunity to earn Gulf Air Falconflyer miles through Akruu's unlimited offers.
BP today announced the creation of a strategic partnership between its BP Ventures and Air BP businesses with Fulcrum BioEnergy, a pioneer in the development and production of low-carbon jet fuel, in which BP will invest $30 million.
Emirates has announced a collaboration on an exclusive product line with Dubai-based designer Nadine Kanso.
Dubai headquartered international trip support company, UAS, has sold a major stake in the company to Chinese business aviation operator Deer Jet, it was announced at NBAA today.
Etihad Airways has introduced an updated collection of new destination-inspired Business Class amenity kit designs based on cities on its global network.
Flydubai has launched its rewards programme “OPEN”.
Flydubai has launched its rewards programme “OPEN”. The programme is designed to make earning and spending reward points simple and straightforward, with no minimum balances or blackout dates.
The best of Oman's artists and designers have now been announced as winners of the Oman Air amenity kit competition.
Qatar Airways, in partnership with Giorgio Armani, has launched its newly designed range of luxurious Giorgio Armani Fragrances and Beauty amenity kits, available to First Class passengers on select A380 flights.
After the successful introduction of the National Day fares to Salalah and Khasab, with discounts up to 50% on specific flights and dates, Oman Air has announced the introduction of the new “Flight Pass” pre-purchase offer.
Etihad Airways Partners (EAP) has announced further steps aimed at aligning the benefits for tiered members of the separate frequent flyer programmes operated by each airline.
Royal Jordanian (RJ) has launched a new promotional campaign that reflects passengers' personal experience.
Etihad Airways has revealed its new First Class amenity kits, designed in partnership with two leading brands from the worlds of fashion and beauty: fashion designer Christian Lacroix, and Hungarian skincare brand, Omorovicza.
Emirates has revamped its corporate loyalty programme, Emirates Business Rewards, to provide greater value and added features for customers. The new programme has been simplified and made more competitive to allow for easier
Etihad Airways has introduced a new range of 'Etihad Explorers' children's activity packs and a Flying Nanny Kit, to keep its younger guests occupied while onboard.
Emirates has revamped its corporate loyalty programme, Emirates Business Rewards, to provide greater value and added features for customers.
Emirates has unveiled its Japanese menu for First Class and Business Class customers on flights between Dubai and Haneda, Narita, and Kansai airports in Japan.
Oman Air is to use Virus-Guard's disinfectant wipes to protect passengers against global health threats.
Etihad Airways has partnered with luxury department store Bloomingdale's – Dubai as the retailer launches its Fall 2016 seasonal campaign. The airline is showcasing its 'penthouse in the sky', The Residence,
Royal Jordanian launched a new in-flight service, duty- free sales, which enables passengers to shop from a vast range of prestigious brands on most RJ aircraft, particularly those on long- and medium-haul routes.
Qatar Airways' Customer Experience team announced the rebranding of its cabin crew recognition programme, Kafou – which means “job well done” – and the addition of colleague feedback to help
Dubai-based non-scheduled operator Eastern SkyJets, has selected Vistair's e-documents management solution, DocuNet, for its fleet.
Oman Air is inviting passengers between four and 12 years of age to participate in a campaign and win a free flight!
Emirates' has launched the world's first interactive amenity kit in Economy Class providing a more comfortable travel experience.
Emirates has released the world's first 360-video tour of the A380 cockpit.
Emirates has signed a new multi-year sponsorship deal as the Official Airline of the New York Philharmonic.
Sindbad the frequent flyer program of Oman Air and Europcar have announced their partnership.
Saudia Private Aviation (SPA) has brought in aviation safety, quality and risk management specialist, Wyvern, to help it in its bid to achieve the highest standard of safety and quality possible.
Emirates is bringing back its Iftar service for customers travelling during the holy month of Ramadan.
Abu Dhabi-headquartered Falcon Aviation Services is to begin VIP Passenger handling, line maintenance and aircraft parking services from its new planned FBO site at Dubai South on July 1st.
Gulf Air has announced a partnership between the airline's Falconflyer Loyalty Programme and Europcar, the European leader in vehicle rental services and a major mobility player.
Avtrade has announced the appointment of Hürcan Asik as Regional VP Sales – Turkey.
Etihad Airways Medical Centre, the UAE's first aeromedical facility, and the Faculty of Occupational Medicine at the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI), Ireland's
Emirates has increased investment in wine as part of long-term strategy
Dubai-based dnata has been appointed by Garuda Indonesia to provide all ground handling services for its new five weekly flights from Jakarta and Singapore to London Heathrow.
Oman Air has unveiled Service by Design, a brand-new and innovative inflight dining option for First Class customers.
Avtrade is continuing its commitment to provide first class support and service to customers in the Middle East region by increasing its stock of aircraft spare parts in Dubai.
Etihad Airways has announced a multi-year partnership with Taste Festivals, organisers of the world's leading restaurant events since 2004.
Emirates has signed on to become an airline partner for the Homat Al Watan, or 'Homeland Protectors' discount card.
Hadid has announced its new brand mark – the Hadid symbol.
Qatar Airways today announces a ban on battery-powered personal vehicles commonly known as 'hoverboards' on all aircraft as it continues to put the safety of passengers and crew first.
Emirates has released its newest range of toys, the Fly with Me Animals for infants and toddlers and specially designed Fly with Me Lonely Planet activity bags for those aged between six and 12 years old.
Dubai-based flydubai has announced the launch of its Business Boarding Gate at Terminal 2, Dubai International.
Dubai based flight support company, UAS, now has the freedom of direct ramp access and can therefore provide more personalised and customised supervision for its clients.
Gulf Air recently achieved paperless flight operations, using Jeppesen FliteDeck Pro as its electronic flight bag (EFB) solution. Jeppesen, a part of Boeing Commercial Aviation Services, provides digital navigation and flight information
Etihad Airways has launched a colourful new range of collectable limited edition business class amenity kits, the result of a unique collaboration between the airline and luxury travel brand LUXE City Guides, the
Safi Airways has confirmed its confidence in AFI KLM E&M by signing a component support contract covering their three A320-family aircraft. The agreement includes repairs and access to a spares pool.
Etihad Airways has teamed up with leading global concierge service provider Ten Group to serve the unique needs of guests travelling in The Residence by Etihad, onboard the airline's Airbus A380 fleet.
Global aviation services group, Air Partner has entered the aviation safety market with the acquisition of Baines Simmons.
The Middle East headquarters of trip support specialist UAS International and Hult International Business School in Dubai are teaming up for the Master of International Business (MIB) 2015 Dubai Action Project.
Qatar Airways Cargo's first Boeing B747 freighter has joined the carrier's expanding fleet having completed its first flight from Doha to Hong Kong.
Passengers on Air Arabia and those passing through Sharjah International Airport are getting additional protection against disease.
Jet Professionals has launched a Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) service to provide clients in the Middle East with a strategic solution for selecting highly qualified personnel.
Emirates Airline has chosen US company Essex Industries to outfit its fleet of Airbus and Boeing aircraft with the Essex PBE, (Protective Breathing Equipment.)
Emirates Official Store launches official Emirates' cabin crew and pilot uniform for children in its Spring/Summer 2015 collection.
The second group of Etihad Airways Butlers has completed the intensive Savoy Butler Academy training program in the United Kingdom. The course was conducted by the London School of Hospitality and Tourism at the
Qatar Airways received two Gold Awards for its luxurious new First and Business Class amenity kits at the 2014 TravelPlus Awards. The airline won gold for its exclusive Italian designer Giorgio Armani Fragrances & Beauty First Class Male
Royal Jordanian and Zain have signed a cooperation agreement to enhance the services offered to customers of both companies.
Dnata has appointed Emma Deane as Vice President Commercial & Business Development. In the role, Emma will support the growth of Dnata's UAE ground handling and Marhaba operations.
Qatar Airways Privilege Club, the five-star airline's loyalty programme, has launched the new Qatar Airways Globetrotter campaign exclusively for members to earn bonus Qmiles and travel badges as they enjoy exploring the airline's
Gulf Air and Batelco have extended their partnership agreement to enhance benefits for Batelco's Al Dana customers.
Etihad Airways has acquired a 75 per cent stake in Alitalia Loyalty S.p.A, the owner and operator of MilleMiglia, Alitalia's frequent flyer programme, with Alitalia retaining the remaining 25 per cent stake.
Jeppesen, has signed a multi-year service contract with leading Saudi Arabian private jet operator NasJet to provide international trip planning services to increase the Riyadh-based airline's flight department operational
Ground handling and aviation services company Dnata is reporting a successful 2014, having invested almost $150 million to broaden its interest in travel, cargo, ground handling and catering sectors.
The world's first in-flight butler will be a woman from Merseyside who will take to the skies tomorrow (Saturday December 27) on board Etihad Airways' first superjumbo A380 journey from its Abu Dhabi base
Etihad Airways has revealed its much anticipated new uniforms at a show in Abu Dhabi
Etihad Airways has collaborated with Operation Smile for the charity's 25th anniversary medical mission to Vietnam.
Jeppesen, has signed a multi-year service contract with Saudi Arabian private jet operator NasJet to provide international trip planning services that will increase flight department operational efficiency.
Dubai-headquartered UAS International Trip Support has continued its 2014 expansion and growth with the opening of two new offices. The first of which is an Asia Pacific headquarters in Hong Kong and secondly a regional office in
Emirates has won Saveur Magazine's Culinary Travel Award for Best In-Flight Dining: First Class & Business Class for the second consecutive year.
Dubai headquartered flight support company, Hadid is to partner with Satcom Direct to jointly offer flight planning, aircraft datalink, flight-following and international trip support services.
Air Culinaire Worldwide - a division of Universal Weather and Aviation - has launched a new training programme designed to provide flight crews additional knowledge on food safety, food allergies, gluten-free diets, and
Aviation risk management and safety auditing company Wyvern Consulting has become part of the Saudi Arabian-based Nexus group through its US subsidiary Nexus Services America.
Jetex, the Dubai-based ground handling and trip planning company, is set to launch operations in the US market with a new base adjacent to Miami International Airport, and will formally announce the investment at next week's National
The first group of Etihad Airways' unique inflight Butler trainees has departed Abu Dhabi for specialist training at the Savoy Butler Academy in London.
Etihad Airways has opened a unique aviation-themed nursery in Abu Dhabi, as part of the airline's commitment to provide world-class support services for its employees.
Etihad Airways has completed the final phase in the development of its Al Ain contact centre facility, with the opening of a second contact centre, bringing to three the number of centres within the UAE, and a total of four worldwide.
Oman Air has officially unveiled its brand-new amenity kits for First Class passengers.
Qatar Airways has launched the latest edition of Extravaganza, its inflight magazine featuring a new range of exciting duty free products.
Oman Air has made it easier for its Sindbad members to claim their missing miles, following the introduction of a real-time 'Missing miles claim' function on the airline's website at sindbad.omanair.com.
Emirates has introduced several initiatives to ensure the well-being and comfort of its customers observing the fast during the holy month of Ramadan.
Al Tayyar Travel Group has been appointed General Sales Agent (GSA) in Saudi Arabia by Jet Asia Airways.
Emirates has introduced enhanced menus across 10 destinations in India that reflect regional tastes and customer preferences.
Jeppesen has agreed to a new five-year flight planning service contract with Jazeera Airways. Jeppesen services included in the agreement will optimize flight planning capabilities and reduce overall
Middle Eastern operators and flightplanners were among guests at Le Bourget, Paris to celebrate the inauguration of Universal Aviation's updated FBO
Lebanese nationals who are hospitality professionals now have the opportunity to take their career high into the sky by joining Etihad Airways' World's Leading Cabin Crew.
Pegasus Airlines has expand its award-winning in-flight menu to include brand new recipes from one of Turkey's leading chefs.
The UAE hosted a symposium on air traffic management (ATM) in Abu Dhabi last week, to focus the attention on the challenges the region is facing for its air navigation.
Jettainer has opened a new office in the Abu Dhabi Airport Business City's Logistics Park.
Emirates has announced it will open its second customer contact centre in Europe with a 300 seat facility in Budapest this year. Supporting hundreds of local jobs, the contact centre represents a multi-million dollar investment by
Gulf Air recently saw two members of its senior cabin crew, representing the airline's duty free sales team, recognised at the 2014 Inflight Sales Person of the Year Conference (ISPY).
Oman Air has announced the appointment of Katera Tourism Investment Group as general sales agents (GSA) for Turkey. The appointment, which sees the company take responsibilty for offline sales in the Turkish market, is effective immediately and follows
Jettainer, the leading international service partner for outsources ULD management, is bringing its used ULDs back to life.
Pegasus Cargo continues to expand its operations with the appointment of new sales agents.