Emirates Airlines and Qatar Airways are cancelling flights to Arbil in Iraqi Kurdistan this week after Iraq's Civil Aviation Authority (ICAA) closed the region's airports due to a military campaign in neighbouring Syria, reports Gulf News.
Etihad Airways has celebrated the arrival of its Airbus A380 service at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK).
Emirates is to add four flights per week to Jeddah, starting from December 14, 2015.
Pegasus Airlines has added Makhachkala, the largest city in the Northern Caucasus, to its flight network.
Gulf Air will increase its flights between Bahrain and Hyderabad from five weekly flights to daily flights from December 2, 2015 to meet high passenger demand.
Emirates Holidays, the tour-operating arm of Emirates airline, has announced the appointment of Robin Parry to vice president.
Etihad Airways is increasing its presence in Morocco with the launch of a new twice-weekly service between Abu Dhabi and Rabat to create a direct link between the two capitals.
Etihad Airways is playing host to more than 200 leading travel industry representatives from Switzerland.
Qatar Airways is increasing its capacity to Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Dammam with extra wide-body A330s, B787s and B777s commencing services to Abu Dhabi as of November 1 and Dubai and Dammam from December 1.
Emirates has announced its plans for a second gateway in Istanbul with the launch of a daily service to Sabiha Gokcen Airport, beginning December 15, 2015.
Etihad Airways will operates its Airbus A380 between Abu Dhabi and Mumbai from 1 May 2016, with India's commercial capital joining the carrier's other A380 destinations of London, New York, Sydney and, from June 2016, Melbourne.
Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority has signed agreements with leading tour operators in Germany and Poland to welcome the first of many chartered flights from the European countries to the
Turkish Airlines has added Maputo, Mozambique, to its network.
Etihad Airways is expanding its Saudi Arabian network through a new five-times-per-week service between Riyadh and Abu Dhabi operated by its codeshare partner Flynas.
Royal Air Maroc will operate a thrice-weekly Boeing 787-8 service to the Qatari capital.
US airline Delta Air Lines is to pull out its service to Dubai.
Rotana Jet, the first airline in Middle East and Africa is to deliver live transaction using IATA NDC standard with a clear road map to cover end to end.
Turkish Airlines continues to grow by adding a new Baghdad in Iraq to/from Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport.
Oman Air has launched a new service to the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka from October 25, 2015.
Emirates will operate the first ever commercial Airbus A380 flight to Brazil and South America, when it takes the double decker aircraft on a one-off service to Guarulhos International Airport, Sao Paulo, on 14th November 2015.
Libyan Wings, the privately-owned carrier operating out of Tripoli, will next week recommence its twice-weekly service to Istanbul. The carrier launched and cancelled the Istanbul service – its inaugural route - on
Flynas and Amadeus have renewed a long-term Full Content Agreement (FCA) that sees Saudi Arabia's flagship low cost airline benefit from Amadeus' global network of travel agencies.
Qatar Airways will operate a new service between Birmingham and Doha from 30th March 2016, adding to its existing services from London Heathrow, Manchester and Edinburgh.
Flydubai's inaugural flight landed yesterday in the capital city of Eritrea, Asmara.
Emirates has announced a new codeshare and lounge agreement with Alaska Airlines.
Turkish Airlines has launched a new daily flight from London Heathrow Airport to Istanbul, Turkey.
Gulf Air has launched a two-month "Early Bird" campaign, slashing fares for passengers traveling across the airline's network from now until mid-December to winter city breaks such as Istanbul, London and Moscow
Turkish Airlines is celebrating the launch of its first flight to Miami, its 8th US destination, on October 25, 2015, by offering Dubai residents flying to the American city a special round-trip Economy fare of 3055 AED.
Etihad Airways is to host ABTA's travel convention in Abu Dhabi next year.
The airline will showcase four aircraft, including an A380, a Gulfstream G650ER, brand new to the Qatar Executive fleet, and the airline's 25th Boeing 787 Dreamliner.
Expo Centre Sharjah and Air Arabia have partnered in a three-year cooperation agreement aimed to boost mutual growth.
Qatar Airways today unveiled the launch date of another Australian destination, with daily non-stop scheduled flights between Doha and Adelaide due to commence on 2nd May, 2016.
Hala Abu Dhabi, the professional conference organiser and destination management company of Etihad Airways, has recorded double-digit growth on its Abu Dhabi's Stopover Programme.
Qatar Airways has signed a code-share agreement with Danish carrier SUN-AIR, a franchise of British Airways.
Qatar Airways has been voted 'Best Middle Eastern Airline' for the 10th consecutive year at the 26th Annual TTG Travel Awards.
The 2015 Arab Aviation and Media Summit (AAMS) will be held in Bahrain.
Etihad Airways has been named Best Airline – Business Class at the 26th Annual TTG Travel Awards 2015.
Emirates has launched its second daily service from Dubai International Airport (DXB) to Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) on Thursday 1st October 2015.
Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA) has announced another series of road shows to Russia, Armenia, Georgia and Kazakhstan from September 29 to October 2.
Turkish Airlines has continued its march into Africa with the announcement that it will begin flights directly into Durban, South Africa from its Istanbul base.
Emirates is expecting more than 300,000 passengers to travel during the upcoming Eid Al Adha period as travellers head home or abroad for short holidays.
Qatar Airways has been recognised as one of the world's leading airlines in the recent Condé Nast Traveller 'Readers' Travel Awards' held at the Ham Yard Hotel in Central London.
Qatar Airways is continuing its rapid growth and responding to increasing demand within Europe with a substantial increase in flight frequencies to Stockholm in Sweden, Copenhagen in Denmark and Brussels in Belgium.
Emirates will connect even more people and cargo with Algiers on 1st October when it switches from its Airbus A340-300 currently operating the route to a larger Boeing 777-300 aircraft.
Emirates is reinforcing its commitment to Russia by announcing the upgrade of the aircraft servicing the St Petersburg route to a Boeing 777-300ER, increasing capacity and offering an enhanced onboard experience.
Sichuan Airlines have begun regular flights to the United Arab Emirates.
Oman Airports has welcomed Cham Wings airlines to Muscat International Airport.
Jazeera Airways has released its operational performance report for the month of July 2015, which showed a 36% increase in total flown passengers from July 2014.
Qatar Airways has launched a new service to its eighth destination in Saudi Arabia with four flights a week to Abha.
Qatar Airways has launched a new service to its eighth destination in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with four flights a week to Abha.
Abu Dhabi has the potential to become a leading tourism destination from Morocco according to a delegation of travel industry leaders on a recent turbo-charged trip to the emirate.
Qatar Airways will be reinstating its non-stop flights to Nagpur, India, from Doha, starting December 1, 2015.
Flydubai has launched flights to Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan, extending the airline's route network in the country to three destinations.
Pegasus Airlines is to start services from Istanbul Baghdad, Iraq, three times a week from September 1.
Etihad Airways will implement a new fare structure from 14 September 2015 to provide more choice and clarity when booking flights.
Qatar Airways and Royal Air Maroc are set to further strengthen their recent business partnership with the launch of new code-share routes across Royal Air Maroc's extensive West African network, as well as on both
Gulf Air will increase its flights between Bahrain and Cairo from 12 to 14 weekly flights (double daily) from 24th August to meet high passenger demand following successful negotiations between the Kingdom of Bahrain's Civil Aviation Authority and
Oman Air has confirmed its commitment to further increasing customer choice by operating a range of codeshare partnerships.
Travelport has confirmed a number of new business wins with renowned travel agencies based in Abu Dhabi.
Emirates will operate with four weekly flights to Baghdad, served by an A330-200 aircraft in a three class configuration from September 17.
Qatar Airways has increased flight frequencies to Asmara, Eritrea, and to Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Emirates has announced four new weekly flights between Dubai and Phuket to commence on December 1, 2015.
Aerovista is now providing its A320-200 on an ACMI basis to Iraqi Airways.
James Hogan, Etihad Airways' president and chief executive officer, have met the Maharashtra chief minister, Devendra Fadnavis, to reaffirm the Abu Dhabi-based airline's commitment to the Indian state and its
Emirates has added a sixth daily A380 service to Australia and second daily service to Singapore with the up-gauge of its current service between Dubai and Melbourne via Singapore.
Emirates has announced its plans to launch services to Panama City, beginning 1st February, 2016. The new service will be the longest non-stop flight in the world (17 hours 35 minutes in the Westbound direction) and will be Emirates' first gateway
Emirates has reported its busiest July on record in the UK, with 208,000 passengers departing from its six UK gateways: Heathrow, Gatwick, Manchester, Birmingham, Newcastle and Glasgow.
The first direct flight from the West coast of the USA to Riyadh landed successfully today.
Flydubai has announced the addition of Eritrea to its African network.
Travelport, has announced a renewal of multi-year agreement with Al Futtaim Travel, one of the largest travel agencies in the Gulf region.
Emirates has announced a new codeshare agreement with Thailand-based Bangkok Airways, a regional boutique airline, which is set to open up new destinations for Bangkok Airways and Emirates
Turkish Airlines adds its 277th destination with a new route to Khujand, Tajikistan.
Emirates' A380 route network has been extended even further with the launch of a daily A380 flight to Madrid yesterday, the 35th international A380 destination on the airline's network.
Emirates Airline has commenced its third daily service to Birmingham, England.
Etihad Airways has started a daily Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner service this to Singapore.
Emirates has commenced a nonstop service to Multan, the airline's sixth destination in Pakistan.
The launch this weekend of Etihad Airways' second daily non-stop service will connect Melbourne with more of the world's great cities and create new opportunities for international commerce and trade.
Flydubai has added Eritrea to its African network.
Berlin-based airline Germania has introduced new premium economy class flights to and from Tehran and Mashhad, in Iran.
Emirates is pursuing an aggressive fleet renewal programme that ensures it operates one of the world's most modern and efficient fleet of aircraft, with an average age of less than 75 months.
Emirates, a global connector of people, places and economies today announced its fourth daily A380 service between Dubai and Bangkok with the up-gauge of its current services from 1 December.
In response to strong demand, Emirates has confirmed it will start operating a second daily service to Lisbon, Portugal from 1st January 2016.
Jazeera Airways has announced the restart of scheduled flights between Kuwait and Assiut, Egypt, starting September 10th with four weekly flights.
Emirates airline will connect Bamako, the capital and largest city of Mali, to its global network from October 25 2015.
Qatar Airways, the national airline of the State of Qatar, has launched two new destinations in Pakistan on consecutive days – Sialkot and Faisalabad.
Emirates has operated a one-off service of its flagship Airbus A380 aircraft to Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport.
Emirates has touched down in Bahrain International Airport and Hamad International Airport in Doha this weekend with its popular A380 aircraft for one-off services.
EgyptAir has scheduled new flights between Sharm El-Sheikh and Hurghada starting August 15.
Turkish Airlines is celebrating Eid-Al-Fitr by demonstrating its generosity and appreciation for the over 100 nationalities it serves across the Middle East.
Royal Jordanian today will launch its first regular route between Amman and Tabuk, northern Saudi Arabia.
Air Seychelles has welcomed the introduction of a visa waiver for Seychellois passport holders travelling to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), effective Thursday 16 July 2015.
Emirates will restart passenger flights to Erbil from August 15 2015.
Turkish Airlines has introduced flights to Dammam in Saudi Arabia.
Royal Jordanian will operate its first flight to Najaf on July 13, launching a new regular service between Jordan and Iraq.
Iran's Deputy head of the Civil Aviation Organization of Iran has announced that the country is planning to launch international flights to new and diverse destinations in Europe.
Sudan Airways is to make three direct flights per week between Abu Dhabi International Airport and Khartoum International Airport, Sudan.