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.
Flights from London to Dubai on Emirates will be all A380 from January 2016, the airline said.
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, 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.
Turkish Airlines has announced it will add Durban to its South African route network.
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.
Emirates has announced its second daily service from Dubai International Airport (DXB) to Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA).
Air Arabia has announced the launch of regular services to Tabuk, which marks the airline's 13th destination in Saudi Arabia and 114th globally.
Etihad Airways has introduced its new Boeing 787 Dreamliner on the Abu Dhabi – Zurich route, offering the airline's industry-leading First Suites, Business Studios, and Economy Smart Seats, and
Emirates' has announced that it will launch a new service to Mashhad, Iran from 1 September 2015, marking its second gateway into the country. Emirates will operate to Mashhad with five weekly services utilizing an Airbus A330-200
Qatar Airways will be adding six extra flights per week between Doha and Manila starting from October 26, 2015, following an expanded Air Service Agreement signed between Qatar and the Philippines.
Etihad Airways has increased its service between Abu Dhabi and Seychelles from four flights per week to daily to give guests more choice and greater flexibility when travelling to and from
Qatar Airways launched its second new destination of the year, touching down in the Spice Island of Zanzibar this week. Zanzibar is the airline's third route in Tanzania, following Dar-es-Salaam and Kilimanjaro.
Etihad Airways has increased its service between Abu Dhabi and Seychelles from four flights per week to daily to give guests more choice and greater flexibility when travelling to and from Seychelles.
Emirates has expanded the network of destinations served by its highly-popular A380 aircraft with the launch of the first A380 service into Dusseldorf, Germany. The airline also celebrated its five-year anniversary in Prague with a special
Air Arabia Maroc today announced the launch of direct flights between Frankfurt and Marrakesh, in-line with the airline's continued network expansion strategy within Europe.
Travellers from the Middle East can now fly to Graz in Austria and Baden–Baden in Germany this year on Europe's Best Airline, Turkish Airlines.
Royal Jordanian started on June 18, the first day of the Holy Month of Ramadan, to give added benefits and prizes to all its passengers once they book their flights with RJ during the month of Ramadan for travel to take place no
Turkish Airlines and Philippine Airlines have jointly announced the start of a code-sharing partnership effective as of July 1, 2015 that enables both flag carriers to tap into new markets and offer their passengers
Qatar Executive, Qatar Airways' private jet division, prepares for one of its busiest seasons of the year as religious travellers plan their trips to Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah during the Holy month of Ramadan.
Emirates will be ramping up its Ramadan offerings to passengers and its flight offerings for Umrah.
Emirates is set to upgrade its services to Uganda with the deployment of larger Boeing 777-200LR on the daily Dubai to Entebbe route from 1 October 2015.
Royal Jordanian will commence its direct regular service between Amman and Najaf, in Iraq, on July 9, 2015. This will increase the number of Iraqi destinations on the RJ network to six, including Mosul, which has been suspended since June
Dubai-based carrier flydubaihas announced direct daily flights to Faisalabad, the 3rd largest city in Pakistan, together with an increase in the frequency of the airline's flights to Pakistan, doubling the size of its network in the
Etihad Airways will connect the Middle East to the Scottish capital with the launch this week of daily flights between Abu Dhabi and Edinburgh.
Emirates today announced its plans to launch services to Multan, Pakistan, beginning 1st August, 2015.
Emirates and Exeter-based Flybe have today announced a new codeshare agreement, which is set to open up new destinations for Flybe and Emirates passengers across the UK.
Oman Air has entered a new codeshare agreement with Indonesian flag carrier, Garuda The agreement will enable Oman Air's customers to book flights, operated by Garuda Indonesia, between Jakarta and Bali, Kuala Lumpur and Bangkok.
Emirates has announced its plans to launch services to Multan, Pakistan, beginning August 1, 2015.
Dubai-based flydubai's inaugural flight to Hargeisa landed today at Hargeisa Egal International Airport marking the launch of a direct four times weekly service to Hargeisa.
Etihad Airways has launched a new daily service between the capital of the UAE, Abu Dhabi and the Scottish capital, Edinburgh.
Oman Air is set to dramatically increase the number of flights it offers between Muscat and Salalah during southern Oman's monsoon season, known as the Khareef. The increase will mean that Oman Air operates more
Qatar Airways celebrated 10 years of successful service to Johannesburg and Cape Town in South Africa last week, hosting trade receptions and inaugurating a new office in Cape Town, whilst revealing details of its enhanced
Dubai rises from 5th to 4th in MasterCard rankings - predicting 14.3 million international visitors to Dubai in 2015.
flydubai continues to expand its Saudi network, reaching out to two previously underserved points in the Kingdom. The Dubai-based airline will operate direct flights to Gizan and Jouf in July 2015.
Emirates and SNCF, France's national railway company, have announced a new codeshare partnership which will allow Emirates passengers from around the world to travel to 19 new destinations in France.
Morocco became the first African nation to become a member of the International Transport Forum (ITF).
Air Arabia Jordan has announced details of the fifth city to join its international route network. Starting June 10, 2015, the airline will fly twice weekly from Amman to Medina in Saudi Arabia.
Air Arabia has named Faisalabad as the latest city to join its rapidly growing Pakistan route network.
Etihad Airways much-anticipated A380 arrives in Sydney tonight, beginning an exciting new era of luxury travel on the Sydney-Abu Dhabi and Sydney-London routes.
Royal Jordanian and the Jordan Hospitals Association (JHA) signed a memorandum of understanding at RJ's headquarters, in order to build a strategic partnership between the two sides and coordinate with
In a session titled "Rebooting the tourism industry" at the World Economic Forum, held on the 22nd of May 2015, on the shores of the Dead Sea, the airline industry was invoked and its role in "airlifting" tourists into
Oman Air is to step up its operation from Muscat to Kuala Lumpur by offering daily non-stop flights to the Malaysian capital from June 21 2015.
Emirates has announced plans to start a daily service to Bologna, Italy, from November 3 2015.
The new service will meet growing demand for fast and convenient flights between the two cities, and will build on the success of the stopping service that Oman Air launched in 2010.
Turkish Airlines' Africa network now includes 44 destinations and 28 counties with the addition of flights to Bamako, Mali.
As part of its new summer schedule Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, is launching additional flights to and from Istanbul as of 11th July with a choice of up to 07 flights a week, available for travel through
Qatar Airways has announced the expansion of its A350 services to Germany, with the new state-of-the-art aircraft being deployed on its Doha-Munich route.
flydubai has announced direct flights to Quetta in Pakistan. Flights to the airline's fourth destination in the country will commence on June 11 2015 with three flights a week.
EgyptAir is to resume the direct operation to its 6th Saudi Arabian destination, Abha, next June.
New airport technologies will significantly reduce the stress of travelling, according to 97 per cent of UAE travellers surveyed by Honeywell and YouGov.
A new era of low-cost aviation in the Levant began today as the first Air Arabia Jordan flight departed its base at Queen Alia International Airportin Amman.
EgyptAir has announced it will resume flights to Abha, the capital of Asir province in Saudi Arabia, next June.
Turkish Airlines has added flights to Miami as its 12th destination in the Americas.
Etihad Airways has teamed up with Brand USA, a destination marketing organisation for the United States, highlighting its commitment to boosting tourism to the USA from points across its extensive global network.
Qatar Airways, as the global launch customer for the A350 XWB, became the first airline to operate the world's newest aircraft to Singapore and the Asia Pacific region today, with the inaugural A350 XWB service arriving