Turkish Airlines is continuing to strengthen its sub-Saharan routes with three new destinations
Pegasus Airlines will operate flights from Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen to the Kingdom of Bahrain from June 12 2014.
Etihad Airways has announced it will boost frequency and capacity to Athens and Larnaca, adding depth to its expanding network, while enhancing connectivity over its Abu Dhabi hub.
Qatar Airways has announced that from 21 July 2014, the airline will operate a new daily non-stop route from Doha to Bali.
Turkish Airlines has announced the launch of an employee-led, crowd-sourced blog, a home to where the airline's widely travelled family of employees share their experiences with passengers.
Qatar Airways is adding Al Hofuf in Saudi Arabia to its ever-increasing list of destinations.
Jazeera Airways has announced it will begin serving Istanbul through the city's primary airport, Istanbul Atatürk Airport (IST), with five flights a week starting from May 2nd, 2014 instead of the Sabiha Gökçen International
Commencing 1 September 2014, Qatar Airways will be upgrading services on its Moscow route with an increase in weekly frequencies, as well as new aircraft to help meet the growth in demand to the Russian capital.
Hundreds of plane spotters across Glasgow sought the city's best vantage points to see the iconic Emirates A380 touch down over the weekend, marking the airline's tenth year of operations to the city.
Air Cairo has announced it will be operating seven weekly direct flights from Dusseldorf, Stuttgart and Hanover to the Egyptian city of Hurghada throughout 2014.
In celebration of Emirates' 10 successful years at Glasgow Airport, an Emirates A380 will today fly a one-off Glasgow to Dubai service and open a new dedicated lounge facility at the Scottish airport this summer.
An 11-strong Abu Dhabi tourism delegation is heading to the Saudi Arabian capital next week to take part in the Riyadh Travel Fair – the Kingdom's largest consumer travel show which runs from April 15-18 – as the destination looks
Qatar Airways has moved to join its fellow oneworld alliance partners in Terminal 2 of Tokyo's Narita International Airport.
Emirates will operate a one-off A380 service to Vienna next month, celebrating 10 years of commitment to Austria.
Saudi Arabia's low cost carrier flynas, today successfully launched its inaugural non-stop flight from King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah to London Gatwick.
Emirates has announced it will take its Airbus A380 to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW), launching the first scheduled A380 service at the airport.
Qatar Airways' inaugural flight to Philadelphia ('Philly') touched down at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) yesterday, marking the airline's fifth gateway in the United States.
Today saw the return of a direct service between Manchester Airport and Jeddah - the first for over five years - as Saudia's inaugural flight touched down at Manchester's Terminal Two.
Qantas International Chief Executive Officer Simon Hickey said the joint network with Emirates has delivered on its promise to boost inbound tourism for Australia and its regional cities in particular, with Emirates customers
Starting today, Qatar Airways has upgraded its capacity on its Melbourne - Doha route, with the introduction of a Boeing 777-300 aircraft.
Qatar Airways chief executive officer Akbar Al Baker conducted a number of high level meetings this week during his visit to Edinburgh, Scotland, ahead of the launch of services between Doha and Edinburgh, which commence on 28 May 2014.
Emirates will add a third daily flight to Jordan from August 1.
At a press conference today in Edinburgh, ahead of Qatar Airways new route to Scotland, the airline's chief executive officer Akbar Al Baker, announced further details of the new scheduled service from
Atlasjet welcomed travel agents and tour operators to London Luton Airport last week for the Turkish carrier's launch of flights from London Luton to Istanbul Atatürk Airport, starting 2 May.
Qatar Airways has announced a further expansion of its route network in Africa with Djibouti joining its ever-growing list of destinations served direct from the airline's Doha hub.
flydubai has announced the launch of daily flights to Moscow, to start in September 2014, during the Moscow International Travel and Tourism Exhibition (MITT).
Air Arabia has announced the launch of regular non-stop services to Shymkent, Kazakhstan.
Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) and Etihad Airways are expanding their successful Access Abu Dhabi trade engagement programme to five new markets this year – taking the campaign's outreach to 10
Emirates will expand its European network with a new daily flight to Oslo, Norway, from 2nd September 2014 marking its third Scandinavian gateway.
Iraq has withdrawn traffic rights from German low-cost carrier Germania. The airline described the move as made an “unjustified and arbitrary decision”.
Emirates launched its daily, non-stop service between Dubai and Boston today.
Qatar Airways announced today that it will begin daily flights to Tokyo's Haneda Airport (HND) - the airline's third destination in Japan commencing 18 June 2014 - flying a Dreamliner non-stop from its hub
Qatar Airways will become the latest major airline to join Stansted Airport's global cargo network when it begins a new service from Doha in May 2014.
Qatar Airways' passengers in transit can now explore some of the city's major tourist attractions on a free tour of Doha.
Qatar Airways is enhancing its operations to South Africa by increasing weekly frequencies to Johannesburg and by deploying new Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft from May 1.
Sharjah-based Air Arabia has begun services to Cairo International. The Egyptian capital's main airport had, until recently, been off limits for low cost carriers which were restricted to destinations such as Alexandria, Assuit and Sohag.
Qatar Airways has continued its aggressive expansion plans with the launch yesterday of two new routes, into the UAE.
Oman Air has signed a brand new codeshare agreement with SriLankan Airlines, the national carrier of Sri Lanka, which will offer even greater choice and convenience for customers of both airlines.
Seawings, the Dubai-based seaplane tour operator, has announced today the launch of a unique new air taxi service from Dubai World Central - Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC).
Etihad Airways is expanding its network in South East Asia with the launch of a non-stop daily service between Abu Dhabi and Phuket.
Cathay Pacific Airways and Qatar Airways, members of the oneworld alliance, today announced a strategic agreement on services operated by both airlines between Hong Kong and Doha, effective 30 March 2014.
Emirates is launching a daily service to Chicago's O'Hare International Airport, Terminal 5 from 5th August 2014.
Qatar Airways has announced the launch of a new daily all premium Business Class service from its hub in Doha to London Heathrow.
Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) has established an industry development committee specifically for the emirate's Oasis City and heritage heartland – Al Ain.
Qatar Airways has announced that, commencing 31 March, 2014, it will be operating a Boeing 787 Dreamliner alongside its existing fleet of Boeing 777s on its Singapore-Doha sector – the airline's first route in Southeast Asia to be
Emirates will celebrate 10 years at Glasgow Airport with a one-off A380 service - the first time a Scottish airport has welcomed the world's largest passenger aircraft.
Emirates celebrates the launch of its daily Boston flights with the Bonus Miles Countdown promotion from Emirates Skywards, its frequent flyer programme. Flights commence on 10th March 2014, marking
Air Arabia has strengthened connectivity with Egypt with the launch of non-stop services to Cairo, the capital city.
airberlin will introduce a second daily flight between Berlin and Abu Dhabi starting 26 October 2014, building on its successful partnership with equity and codeshare partner Etihad Airways.
Taipei became Emirates' newest passenger destination when flight EK366 arrived at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport on today inaugurating the airline's daily non-stop service from Dubai International Airport.
Gulf Air today announced that it will be recommencing flights to the Iranian capital Tehran, with four weekly flights starting on the 3rd March.
Emirates has launched the first regular A380 service to Spain with daily A380 flights to Barcelona replacing the Boeing 777 previously operated on the route.
Etihad Airways has announced plans to increase its services to the Pakistani cities of Islamabad and Peshawar from London and Manchester via its Abu Dhabi base.
Pegasus Airlines is continuing to expand its network, announcing today that it is introducing daily flights from Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen to Frankfurt and Madrid from March 2014.
Emirates is set to expand its presence in Africa's most populous country Nigeria, with the start of a daily linked service to Abuja and Kano from 1 August 2014.
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.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, will increase its Abu Dhabi - Dublin service from ten flights per week, to double daily from 15 July 2014.
Emirates will serve its Moscow route with a double daily A380 service from 1st August this year.
Saudia is celebrating its one millionth Facebook follower by giving passengers free inflight Wi-Fi sessions. For January, passengers flying on Saudia's OnAir-equipped Airbus A330s and Boeing
Pegasus has launched its Smart Flight Packages, as a first in Turkey and one of the first low cost airlines in the world to do so.
Gulf Air has launched services to its fifth destination in Pakistan, with two flights a week to Sialkot.
Qatar Airways has added three additional flights per week between its hub in Doha and Khartoum, bringing the total number of services to Sudan to 17 weekly flights.
Oman Air and Oman's Ministry of Tourism have announced the launch of 'Oman Short Breaks', a joint project offering convenient and competitively-priced holiday packages for customers from the GCC region,
Emirates yesterday launched a scheduled daily service to Kiev, marking its first route to the Ukraine.
Oman Air is celebrating the 20th anniversary of its service between Muscat International Airport and Kuwait International Airport.
Travelport has announced the renewal of its long-term distribution agreement with Travel Technology Systems in Kuwait.
Etihad Airways will double its flights between Abu Dhabi and New York City, introducing a second daily service from Saturday, March 1, 2014.
Emirates will serve Dublin with a second daily non-stop flight from 1 September 2014.
Saudia Airlines has announced a return to Manchester Airport, UK, with a direct route between Manchester and Jeddah starting in March 2014.
The United Arab Emirates has finally signed an extensive air services agreement (ASA) with the government of India which opens the way for growth in the number of flights to India and an increase in travel opportunities
Emirates has celebrated the launch of its scheduled A380 service to Zurich, bringing the number of destinations it serves with its popular A380s to 25.
Emirates will become the first airline to operate a regularly scheduled A380 service to London's Gatwick airport.
Qatar Airways has introduced a new online system for applying for tourist visas to Qatar. The service is available for passengers flying with Qatar Airways and can be accessed from www.qatarairways.com.
Emirates will begin a daily, non-stop service between Taipei and Dubai from 10th February 2014, establishing the first non-stop connection between Taipei and the Middle East.
Air France is marking 30 years of scheduled passenger services to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Gulf Air has launched its first flight to Trivandrum International Airport, commencing its operations of five weekly flights between Bahrain and Thiruvananthapuram in India.
Air Mauritius has signed an enhanced commercial agreement with Dubai-based Emirates Airline which will see the African airline codesharing with the Gulf carrier allowing the tourism hotspot to extend its route
Etihad Airways has announced plans to introduce three more destinations to its core international network in 2014.
Emirates yesterday celebrated its one millionth passenger to fly from Newcastle Airport in north-east England to Dubai, since the airline first launched its daily long-haul services back in
Etihad Airways will commence daily flights to Perth, Western Australia on July 15, 2014.
Etihad Airways will launch direct flights to Dallas Fort Worth, Texas, in 2014, the United Arab Emirates' national airline's fifth destination in the United States.
Gulf Air has announced that it will start services to its fifth destination in Pakistan - Sialkot - on Tuesday 17th January 2014, with two flights per week.
Etihad Airways has commenced major expansion of its Indian operations following the approval of an historic 24 per cent investment in Jet Airways.
Qatar Airways today announced it will introduce flights to Larnaca International Airport in Cyprus commencing 29 April 2014.
Gulf Air, received a traditional water cannon salute as the Bahrain national carrier made its debut arrival at Al Maktoum International Airport at Dubai World Central this morning.
Emirates commenced its newest service to Kabul in Afghanistan on December 4.
Gulf Air today announced the start of a 'Double Miles Promotion' to coincide with the launch of its newest destinations, giving its frequent flyer program (FFP) members the opportunity to fly to Al Maktoum International Airport in Dubai,
Qatar Airways announced today that it will be extending its footprint in the USA by announcing its seventh gateway with a non-stop service to Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) commencing 1 July next year.
A recent survey commissioned by British Airways has shown that Emiratis are intent on travelling the world as often as possible, with the results highlighting that one in seven Emiratis take to the skies at least once every few months.
Qatar Airways has celebrated 10 years of service to Moscow.
After launching its flights to Almaty in 2012, Pegasus Airlines is due to increase its flight frequency to three times a week as from 21 December 2013.
Qatar Airways has announced a significant increase in capacity to Sri Lanka - with one of its triple-daily-flights to capital city - Colombo, expanded from a narrow-bodied Airbus 320 to the airline's flagship wide-bodied Boeing 777.
Emirates will introduce the Airbus A340-500 on the Dubai-Algiers route, commencing 1st December 2013.
Qatar Airways today announced it will begin flights to the Scottish capital Edinburgh - effective 28 May 2014 - operating five flights per week.
Pegasus Asia - the joint airline brand formed by Turkey's Pegasus and Kyrgyzstani airline Air Manas - has welcomed a new Boeing 737-400 to its fleet.
Emirates will operate a daily service to Luanda, Angola's capital city, starting 1 December 2013 with the additionof four extra flights per week.