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.
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.
The first Emirates flight is slated to arrive at O'Hare at 3:25 p.m. today (Tuesday) from Dubai International Airport.
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.
Royal Jordanian has said that all its flights operating between Jordan and Iraq are running as scheduled, except to those operated to Mosul which were temporarily suspended since last Tuesday due to the
Emirates Airlines, a FIFA Worldwide Partner, has unveiled the first Boeing 777-300ER to feature the distinguishable signature of Emirates' Global Ambassador and three times World Cup winner, Pelé.
Abu Dhabi International Airport last week welcomed the first arrival of Aegean Airline's first commercial flight from Athens, the capital of Greece.
Emirates will be able to connect even more people and cargo with Boston from 1st August when it switches from its Boeing 777-200LR currently operating the route to a larger Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, adding passenger and cargo capacity.
Following the announcement of 10 new flights to Delhi, Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram Dubai-based flydubai, during its inaugural trip to India, highlighted the increased connectivity of its network and the growing trade
Following the cancellation of flight WY 323 from Muscat to Karachi on 9th June 2014, Oman Air has announced that all subsequent flights to the destination are expected to operate as scheduled.
Turkish Airlines has added Varna, Bulgaria to its network as its 252th destination. With this addition, Turkish Airlines continues to bridge the globe with its expansionary ambitions.
Etihad Airways and Alitalia, Partner of Sky Team, have joined forces to support the 'Made of Italians' 2015 tourism programme with attractive airfares.
Emirates is offering more than ever for families travelling with youngsters with new figures showing the award winning airline carried over two million children last year.
Emirates has announced that Frankfurt will be the next destination slated for its flagship A380 aircraft. The daily A380 service will start on September 1.
Arik Air has reinforced its position as West and Central Africa's largest commercial carrier by expanding its reach to the Middle East, becoming the first Nigerian airline to offer a commercial service between Abuja, Nigeria and
Emirates Airlines is to launch its sixth daily service to Karachi from August 1.
Royal Jordan will introduce an additional two weekly flights to New York during June and July this summer, bringing the number of scheduled flights operating on this vital route to six weekly.
Passengers at Abu Dhabi Airport this morning were given special Hollywood clapper-boards as they checked in for the Etihad Airways flight EY 171 – the inaugural flight to Los Angeles (LAX) .
Qatar Airways today commenced services between Edinburgh and Doha, with the inaugural flight landing at Edinburgh International Airport at 13:15 today to be welcomed with a traditional water cannon salute and the classic sound of Scottish
Etihad Airways and codeshare partner Aegean Airlines, are celebrating five years of Etihad Airways' non-stop services between Athens and Abu Dhabi, and the start of Aegean's new direct flights to the UAE capital.
Emirates operated a one-off A380 service last night to Vienna to mark its 10-year anniversary and continued commitment to Austria.
Safi Airways, will start operations from Kabul to Jeddah, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia from the 9th of June 2014.
Qatar Airways is increasing its operations to Jakarta with the addition of four new flights a week.
Qatar Airways has announced that from this summer the airline's second A380 aircraft will commence operations on the Doha to Paris Charles De Gaulle route from Doha's new hub, Hamad International Airport.
flydubai has announced that its operations to Delhi, Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram will commence next month.
Qatar Airways chief executive officer, Akbar Al Baker, met with the Mayor of Chengdu, Ge Honglin, recently, building upon the strong ties that already exist between the airline and China.
Oman Air has launched a major advertising campaign that sees the airline's brand enveloping some of London's iconic 'black' cabs. For the next 12 months, 12 traditional London taxis will feature stunning images of the Sultanate of Oman
Oman Air and Boeing Commercial Airplanes Communications have welcomed delegates from throughout Oman to an intensive training seminar covering a range of topics, such as the principles of flight and the design,
Arabian Adventures, part of the Emirates Group, is strengthening its positioning in the leisure market in Australia and New Zealand this year with the appointment of representation company, i4 Travel
Turkish Airlines has added its 249th network destination with flights to Boston, one of America's oldest cities, operating from May 12, 2014.
Saudi Arabia's low-cost carrier with added value (LLC+) Flynas, today successfully launched its inaugural non-stop flight from King Abdulaziz International Airport, Jeddah, to Manchester Airport – its second destination in the UK.
Hosting the EXPO 2020 trade fair will bring more than 17 million international visitors to Dubai reveals exclusive research released at the WTM Vision Conference in Dubai.
Building on the momentum from last year, when 17 new destinations where added to the network, the airline has further cemented its commitment to enhance connectivity between different cultures by doubling its network in
Etihad Airways has announced the first destinations for its first Airbus A380 and Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft.
Emirates is launching a new daily service to Brussels, Belgium, from 5th September 2014.
flydubai has announced that it will launch a three times weekly service to Aden and a twice weekly service to Kandahar, starting on 01 August and 25 July 2014 respectively. These new route launches bring the airline's network to 68
Etihad Airways will increase its services to Beirut and Amman from 18 flights per week to triple daily schedules from July 2, 2014.
The Iraqi Government has announced that all airports in Iraqi will be closed between 1.00am on 29 April to 7.00pm on 30 April due to the Iraqi election.
Mineralnye Vody has become Pegasus Airlines' 5th destination in Russia, after Moscow, Krasnodar, Omsk and Sochi, launching on 30 May as Turkey's leading low-cost carrier continues to rapidly expand its network.
Qatar Airways' highly anticipated arrival of its A380 fleet moved one step closer today, with the announcement that from 17th June the aircraft will commence operations on the popular London Heathrow route from Doha's new hub, Hamad
Qatar Airways will be upgrading services on its Vienna route with the introduction of an A330 aircraft. The upgrade from an A320 to the A330 aircraft will commence on September 1, 2014.
Emirates is to introduce a scheduled A380 service to Kuwait from 16 July, marking the airline's 25th anniversary of flights to the country.
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.