Emirates has announced a third daily service to Malé, the capital of the Maldives.
Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum laid on a private visit for Air Astana President and CEO Peter Foster and senior vp marketing and sales, Ibrahim Canliel, last week when Kazakhstan's airline formally inaugurated
Seawings, the luxury seaplane tour operator, has announced the launch of 'Seawings Lifestyle' - a unique collection of handpicked luxury Dubai experiences for the leisure and corporate incentive/MICE market.
Qatar Airways Group CEO yesterday welcomed a delegation from Chengdu led by vice-general manager of the Chengdu Culture and Tourism Development Group, Yang Chai.
Abu Dhabi International Airport last night welcomed NIKI Airlines' first flight from Vienna, Austria.
Etihad Airways and Alitalia will offer enhanced connections between Abu Dhabi and three of Italy's biggest cities next year, with combined double-daily flights to Milan and Rome, and a new daily service to Venice.
Qatar Airways will expand its flights to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport from 29th March 2015, as it increases its frequency to a double-daily service.
Qatar Airways will operate a daily, direct scheduled service from Doha's Hamad International Airport to Edinburgh Airport from 1st May 2015.
Gulf Air today announced the increase of its direct services to Trivandrum International Airport following a successful first year of operations.
Etihad Airways and Tourism Australia have deepened their strategic marketing partnership with a significant increase in joint funding for the promotion of tourism to Australia in overseas markets.
Emirates Airline and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide are announcing a new partnership providing reciprocal benefits to Emirates Skywards and Starwood Preferred Guest members.
Gulf Air and Challenge Bahrain has announced a partnership deal under which the carrier will become the official airline partner of the Kingdom's annual triathlon event, scheduled to take place this December 06, 2014.
Emirates has announced it is to launch a fourth daily service from its home and hub, Dubai International Airport to John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York commencing 8th March 2015.
Ethiopian Airlines has announced that it has finalised preparations to start three weekly flights to Doha, Qatar as of 2 December 2014.
flydubai has celebrated the arrival of its inaugural service to Mumbai.
Gulf Air has launched its four weekly direct services to the Russian capital city of Moscow.
The airline commenced the three-times-weekly flights from Doha's Hamad International Airport to Djibouti–Ambouli International Airport, marking the airline's 145th global destination.
Budapest Airport celebrated a major development today, welcoming the inaugural flight of its new airline partner, Emirates . Operated by its two-class 278 - seat Airbus A330, the new daily service to Dubai is
Abu Dhabi will be at London's World Travel Market next month with a high-energy promotion featuring more partners and products than ever before.
flydubai's inaugural flights to Dar es Salaam and Zanzibar touched down today in Tanzania.
Qatar Airways has announced Frankfurt as the first route for its highly anticipated A350 Xtra Wide Body (XWB) aircraft.
The first customer A350-900 which will be delivered to Qatar Airways has successfully completed its maiden flight.
dnata has announced it has received regulatory approval of its purchase of the entire issued share capital of Stella Travel Services.
Qatar Airways' first A380 has commenced services on the popular Doha-London route marking another major milestone for the five-star airline.
flydubai has announced that it will begin flights to Bratislava in Slovakia, Prague in the Czech Republic and Sofia in Bulgaria. With flights due to commence in December, the airline is continuing its expansion
Emirates will grow its services to and from Milan with the upgrade of one of its daily Boeing 777-300 services to an A380 from 1st December. This will be the first ever permanently scheduled A380 service to Milan Malpensa Airport.
Emirates is placing a strategic focus on Africa in the coming decade by increasing operations by over 40%, said Sir Tim Clark today speaking at the Africa Global Business Forum 2014.
Turkish Airlines has announced the launch of direct flights to the capitals and the largest cities of Estonia and Lithuania; Tallinn and Vilnius operating from 26th October 2014.
Emirates will grow its services to and from Milan with the upgrade of one of its daily Boeing 777-300 services to an A380 from 1st December. This will be the first ever permanently scheduled A380 service to Milan Malpensa
Emirates has commenced its A380 service from Dubai to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (D/FW).
Emirates has celebrated the launch of its fourth daily nonstop passenger service to Imam Khomeini International Airport, Tehran with the landing of a one-off Airbus A380 service.
Emirates is taking its flagship aircraft, Airbus A380 to Manila on 7th October to celebrate the airline's move to the International Terminal (T3) at Ninoy Aquino International Airport and its commitment to the Philippines.
flydubai's inaugural flights to Entebbe and Bujumbura landed today and were welcomed with traditional water cannon salutes and official delegations.
Emirates and the Republic of Angola, in its capacity as the majority shareholder of TAAG Linhas Aéreas De Angola, has announced the signing of a Management Concession Agreement which will see Emirates take a
Following its launch of direct services between Kuwait City and Istanbul, Gulf Air, the Bahrain national carrier is to begin twice weekly services between Kuwait City and the Cypriot city of Larnaca in response to increased demand from the State
Emirates, is to operate a one-off Airbus A380 service to Imam Khomeini International Airport, Tehran, on 30th September 2014, in celebration of the launch of the fourth daily flight between the two cities which began on 1st
Dubai-based hybrid-carrier Flydubai has continued it assault on the African market with the announcement today of new routes to Dar es Salaam, Zanzibar and Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.
Etihad Airways will expand its African route network with the launch of a daily service to Dar es Salaam, the largest city in Tanzania.
Pegasus Airlines will commence its scheduled flights to Egypt's Sharm El Sheikh and Hurghada as of 23 October 2014.
Only two months after launching its operations to Abuja, Emirates has announced it will upgrade the route's operating aircraft to a Boeing 777-200ER, starting from 1st October 2014.
Emirates Airline has said that it will not invest in any of the Indian domestic passenger carriers and that it will grow its operational organically in India, report The Hindu.
flydubai's inaugural flight to Almaty landed yesterday at Almaty International Airport and was met by a traditional water cannon salute. This marked the start of the airline's operations to Kazakhstan.
Emirates will be able to connect even more people and cargo with Dar es Salaam in Tanzania, with the start of a second service to the east African coastal city from 26th October.
Emirates will launch its second daily A380 service to Mauritius on 26th October this year, instead of 1st December as initially planned.
Qatar Airways will boost services to Thailand with the introduction of non-stop flights to Phuket, effective October 26th, 2014. The airline currently serves the Doha – Phuket route daily via a linked service through the Malaysian capital Kuala
Etihad Airways will add a new daily flight between Abu Dhabi and Karachi to offer a double daily service from 18 November 2014.
Emirates has marked its inaugural flight to Brussels in Belgium. The new daily service will see up to 16,000 Emirates customers travelling on the daily Boeing 777-200LR between Dubai and Brussels each month.
Emirates has expanded its Scandinavian reach today with the start of its daily non-stop service to Oslo.
Flynas has announced the launch of new domestic destinations from King Khaled International Airport starting on September 23rd, 2014 with one flight daily to Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz Airport in Tabuk and an average of four flights per week to
Qatar Airways has announced that commencing November 3, the airline will operate a new non-stop five-times-weekly service between Doha and Cape Town, South Africa.
Royal Jordanian's first 787 had its inaugural flight today from its base at Queen Alia International Airport to London Heathrow, thus starting its regular operations.
Emirates has added Frankfurt to its growing list of A380 destinations.
Turkish Airlines, has announced flights to Asmara in Eritrea, the 27th country destination in Africa where the global carrier now flies to 42 destinations.
Flydubai has announced the addition of three new East African routes, bringing the total number of destinations in the carrier's network to 80. With the launch of flights in September 2014 to Bujumbura in Burundi, Entebbe in Uganda and Kigali
Etihad Airways has reaffirmed its commitment to start Airbus A380 and Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner operations in December 2014, with additional flights on sale this week for both aircraft and an extensive pilot training program now
Oman Air is launching the much-anticipated new services from Muscat to Manila, in the Philippines, and Jakarta, In Indonesia, from December 2014.
Effective October 26th, Qatar Airways will be increasing frequency on its popular Doha – Dubai routes with additional daily flights to Dubai International Airport (DXB) and Dubai World Central Al Maktoum International Airport
Air Astana is scheduled to re-launch direct daily flights from Almaty to Dubai on 1st September 2014.
Etihad Airways has announced changes to its schedule between Abu Dhabi and Johannesburg, effective 26 October 2014.
Qatar Airways has strengthened its commitment to the Bucharest and Sofia routes by announcing an increase in flight frequency to the popular destinations in Eastern Europe.
Qatar Airways has announced a further expansion of its African operations with plans to launch scheduled flights to Eritrea's capital city Asmara, effective 4th December 2014.
Qatar Airways increased frequencies to Tehran, Islamabad and Muscat. The additional flights, which include four for Tehran, two for Islamabad and four for Muscat per week, will begin September 1st, 3rd and 16th respectively.
Etihad Airways has suspended all flights to Erbil, Iraq with immediate effect until further notice.
Air Arabia has announced the start of its non-stop services to the city of Antalya, on the Mediterranean coast, in the South West of Turkey.
Singer Ronan Keating joined a line-up of VIPs at the official launch of Etihad Airways new daily services between Perth and Abu Dhabi in the Western Australian capital last night.
Commencing November 16, Qatar Airways will be increasing its operations to Madrid, Spain, with the addition of three extra flights per week.
The World Routes Strategy Summit, taking place at World Routes in Chicago, 20-23 September 2014, will see speakers from all three major Middle East airlines, as well as many other senior airline leaders.
Etihad Airways has enjoyed the busiest four days in the history of the airline with 181,333 passengers flying with the Abu Dhabi-based airline during the post Eid Al Fitr period.
Emirates has now connected Abuja, the Nigerian capital, to its worldwide network. Abuja is Emirates 26th destination in Africa and its 144th worldwide.
Abu Dhabi's hotels and hotel apartments have reported their best half year performance yet in terms of hotel guests, guest nights and revenues with occupancy also rebounding to reach 77%.
flydubai has announced the launch of flights to Tehran and Mashhad, the carrier's first two destinations in Iran.
Gulf Air will increase its flights between Bahrain and Kuwait from 40 to 42 flights per week.
Emirates Airlines has announced it will avoid Iraqi airspace as violence rises in the country.
flydubai has announced the launch of flights to Mumbai, bringing the total number of destinations served by the carrier in India to seven, with 25 flights a week.
Oman Air is set to start serving the new Omani regional airport at Duqm.
Abu Dhabi International Airport has geared up for a huge spike in passenger numbers during the summer season, through a series of facility developments and service upgrades.
Abu Dhabi's tourism industry is heading for Australia later this month for a three-destination road show aimed at capitalising on growing awareness in, and business from, Down Under.
flydubai continues the expansion of its network in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) by adding Sarajevo in Bosnia-Herzegovina and Zagreb in Croatia.
Etihad Airways has commenced a daily non-stop service between Abu Dhabi and Rome Fiumicino Airport yesterday morning.
Etihad Airways will expand its United States network to six destinations with the launch of a San Francisco service on 18 November 2014.
Etihad Airways will next year launch its first service from Scotland with the start of a non-stop daily flight from Edinburgh to its home base of Abu Dhabi, the UAE's capital city.
Etihad Airways is holding 10 cabin crew recruitment days this month (July).
Arik Air, has expanded its network to include the Middle East and becoming the first airline to offer a commercial passenger service between Dubai and Nigerian capital Abuja.
Emirates Airlines is to commence flights to Mauritius with a double daily A380 service from December 1, 2014.
Qatar Airways yesterday commenced daily, non-stop services between the newly unveiled Hamad International Airport (HIA) in Doha and Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.
Flynas has announced the start of non-stop flights from Riyadh to London Gatwick from 27 July 2014 – part of its successful Global Flight Routes programme, which was launched earlier this year.
Oman Air is boosting its Muscat to Salalah services to meet extra demand during the summer season.
Gulf Air today announced it will increase its flights between Bahrain and Cairo from 10 to 12 flights per week to meet high passenger demand following successful negotiations between the Kingdom of Bahrain's Civil Aviation Authority and Arab Republic of
Turkish Airlines has added Bordeaux as its 6th destination in France.
Royal Jordanian launched a new brand campaign that reflects the experience of travel with Royal Jordanian, highlighting its world-class services and the attention to detail that makes it the airline of choice.
The launch of direct non-stop flights between Abu Dhabi and Zurich by Etihad Airways will bring greater choice for travellers and strengthen Switzerland as a European air transport hub.
Etihad Airways has extended its codeshare agreement with Air Seychelles to include the island carrier's new services between Paris and Abu Dhabi, scheduled to commence on 2 July 2014.
As part of its new summer schedule Gulf Air has launched additional flights to Istanbul and Larnaca with 7 weekly flights to both cities, in order to meet growing passenger numbers in light of the upcoming holiday season.
Emirates is adding passenger and cargo capacity in San Francisco and Houston on December 1st and 3rd respectively when it switches from operating the routes with a Boeing 777-300ER to its iconic double-decker Airbus A380.
Turkish Airlines has announced increased flights to Malaga.
Qatar Airways is set to continue its expansion into the Far East tomorrow when it launches its newest destination, Tokyo Haneda International Airport.
Gulf Air has celebrated the resumption of operations to Athens with a ribbon-cutting ceremony held at Bahrain International Airport.