Gulf Air has announced the start of a “Double Miles Promotion” to coincide with the launch of its newest destinations, giving its frequent flyer programme (FFP) members the opportunity to fly to Al Maktoum International Airport in Dubai, Thiruvananthapuram in India or Mashhad in Iran Kavita Sharma AlJassim.
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.
Emirates has swooped into the home of the original Oscars to launch its celebrated A380 service.
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.
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.
Royal Jordanian will inaugurate its flight between Amman and Mosul, in northern Iraq, on November 12, 2013.
Emirates and French carrier Corsair international have signed an interline agreement that will offer Senegalese travellers seamless connections to the capital of France, Paris.
Gulf Air has announced that it will be recommencing flights to Mashhad, in Iran, with four weekly flights starting on the 17th December.
Gulf Air has announced that it would be resuming its flights to Thiruvananthapuram in India with 5 weekly flights to Trivandrum International Airport starting on the 15th December.
Air Arabia has announced that it has launched flights to Hofuf, making it the tenth destination in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia that the airline serves from its main base in Sharjah.
Emirates Airline has launched services to Sialkot, its fifth destination in Pakistan.
The second day of World Travel Market 2013 (Tuesday 5 November) was well attended, with the WTM & UNWTO Ministers' Summit the highlight of an impressive line-up of events, seminars and presentations.
Pegasus Airlines carried 12.58 million guests between January and September 2013, translating to a 22.3 per cent year on year increase according to the Public Disclosure Platform (KAP) traffic data for September
Emirates this week celebrated its newest African connection to Conakry, the Republic of Guinea.
Etihad Airways has temporarily suspended its three weekly passenger flights and two weekly cargo flights to the Libyan capital, Tripoli, effective immediately.
Qatar Airways becomes part of global airline alliance oneworld at midnight tonight (Doha time).
Gulf Air has announced it has brought forward the launch date for its additional flights between Bahrain and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to the 15th November, a month ahead of planned.
Air France flight AF1596 operated by Airbus A320 sporting the Company's 80th anniversary logo made an anniversary flight to Casablanca yesterday.
Qatar Airways yesterday celebrated the launch of non-stop daily flights to Clark Manila International Airport in the Philippines.
In the next few months Pegasus Airlines is launching four new routes within Turkey - Edremit (Balikesir), Erzurum, Mardin and Sirnak.
Royal Jordanian has announced the launch of its regular operations between Amman and Mosul, in northern Iraq, starting November 12, 2013.
Royal Jordanian launched the free-ticket festival that will be available in the Jordanian market starting October 27, 2013, the first of the 50 days preceding the golden jubilee of the airline, which falls on December 15,
Air Arabia has unveiled a specially designed 10-year anniversary aircraft livery, which marks the beginning of the 10-year anniversary celebrations.
Abu Dhabi Airports has announced the expansion of its global network at Abu Dhabi International Airport with the arrival earlier this morning of Air Serbia's first commercial flight connecting Abu Dhabi to Belgrade, the
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KLM), marked the 40th anniversary of launching scheduled passenger services to the Kingdom of Bahrain, with a private VIP Gala Dinner at the Regency Intercontinental Hotel on Thursday,
Gulf Air has launched a seasonal promotion in time for its passengers who are travelling from London to popular destinations across the airline's network in the GCC, Middle East, North Africa and Asia.
Travelport has opened a new office in Abu Dhabi.
Qatar Airways announced today that Miami is to be its sixth destination to the US, with the service set to start on 10 June 2014.
Etihad Airways has expanded its codeshare agreement with Korean Air, South Korea's largest airline, to include six new destinations.
Qatar Airways has announced that from midnight tonight it will commence a four-day global sale.
Pegasus Airlines has completed its first year of flights to Dubai after launching the route on 18 October 2012. Since launching flights to Dubai a year ago, Pegasus Airlines has flown 87,318 guests there at great-value fares.
The Star Alliance Members, EgyptAir and Aegean Airlines, have recently signed new code-share agreement.
Turkish Airlines has announced round trip airfares to six cities in North America, offering up to 30 per cent off for passengers travelling from across the Gulf region via Istanbul to Washington, Chicago,
Etihad Airways is to increase the frequency of its Abu Dhabi – Jakarta flights from seven to 14 per week.
Etihad Airways and airBaltic, Latvia's flag carrier, have announced that direct Riga-Abu Dhabi flights will commence on December 16, 2013.
Pegasus Airlines will be flying daily from Brussels' Charleroi airport from March 30 2014.
The first golf partnership contract between Germany and Oman has been signed by the Almouj Muscat club in Oman and the Schloss-Miel golf club in Swisttal-Miel, North Rhine West Falia, Germany.
Etihad Airways will make Los Angeles its fourth U.S. destination, the airline said at the World Routes in Las Vegas today.
OAG, is at World Routes in Las Vegas, and today launched OAG Traffic Analyser, which it describes as a powerful online analysis tool that provides access to scheduled airline passenger booking data.
Qatar Airways yesterday expanded its operations in Saudi Arabia with the launch of scheduled flights to Ta'if - the airline's sixth destination in the Kingdom.
Philippine Airlines (PAL) has commenced a five times weekly service on the Manila-Abu Dhabi route on 1 October.
Emirates' expansion reaches new heights today with the launch of flights to Clark in the Philippines, the inauguration of a route between Milan and New York, and a brand new A380 service to Brisbane.
Kuwaiti low cost carrier Jazeera Airways is to become the second airline to begin operations to the new passenger terminal at Dubai World Central's Al Maktoum airport.
Etihad Airways has launched daily flights to Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam.
Visitors to Dubai can now enjoy the scenery of the emirate and its neighbour Sharjah from a seaplane.
Qatar Airways will operate additional flights to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia from Tuesday, 8th October through Sunday, 20th October in preparation for the Jajj season.
Pegasus Airlines announced today that it will be launching flights to Moscow on 8 October 2013, as part of the continuing expansion of its flight network.
RAK Airways has announced its third new destination of the year from its base in Ras Al Khaimah in the UAE.
Flydubai has begun its non-stop service between Krasnodar in southern Russia and Dubai
Qatar Airways celebrated the launch of its new route to Ethiopia's capital city, Addis Ababa, by providing school uniforms and books for school-age children participating in the 'Our Father's Kitchen' programme.
Emirates is to launch a further transatlantic link with the start of flights to Boston from 10th March 2014.
Etihad Airways will greatly increase options for travel to and from India, introducing more flights and wide-bodied jets by the end of this year, and further increases and new routes next year, subject to regulatory approval.
Emirates is to launch a further transatlantic link with the start of flights to Boston from 10th March 2014.
flydubai's inaugural flight FZ727 to Zhulyany International Airport in Kiev landed today and was welcomed with a water cannon salute.
Meetings between Qatar Airways chief executive officer Akbar Al Baker and the Mayor of Chengdu Municipality, Ge Honglin, took place last week as Qatar Airways launched their newest direct route to Chengdu on September 3.
Emirates has announced it is to commence a daily passenger service to Khwaja Rawash Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan from 4th December 2013.
Afghanistan's privately-owned Safi Airways, - which operates from its two bases in Kabul and Dubai - has taken delivery of two Airbus 319 - 200 aircraft as part of its fleet modernization and service offering.
Oneworld airline alliance – which will soon include Qatar Airways as well as Royal Jordanian - has become the first of the alliances to enable customers to plan and book multi-airline round-the-world trips via their tablet computers.
flydubai has announced the start of flights to Chisinau offering the first direct air link between Dubai and the Moldovan capital.
British Airways is inviting GCC tourists to visit Britain with its special “Visit Britain” reduced fares and shopping discounts. The airline has slashed its fares from the GCC to several destinations in the UK in all
Qatar Airways Privilege Club members and British Airways Executive Club members are now able to earn miles, and can begin redeeming miles as of 1st October 2013 on each other's flights.
Emirates has started its daily non-stop service to Stockholm, Sweden.
Emirates has resumed passenger flights to Tripoli, the capital and largest city of Libya.
Today Qatar Airways further expanded its operations in China with the start of scheduled flights to Chengdu, the airline's sixth destination to China, with Flight QR884 arriving at Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport to an impressive water
Qatar Airways has announced frequency increases to destinations in Eastern Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific in preparation for the busy winter season.
Etihad Airways has launched a dedicated in-flight child care assistance programme for families, led by the introduction of a new Flying Nanny on board long haul flights.
Travelport has announced the renewal of its long-term distribution agreements for Galileo and Worldspan GDS platforms in Lebanon.
Abdel Aziz Fadel Minister of Civil Aviation received Ambassador Nurfaizi Suwandi Indonesian Ambassador to Egypt; at the Ministry of Aviation premises; to mark the agreement of launching new route between Cairo and Jakarta via Kuala Lumpur.
Emirates has announced the launch of non-stop passenger services to Taipei, its 16th destination in the Far East.
Qatar Airways has announced it will begin flights to Ta'if, in the Mecca province of Saudi Arabia, beginning 2 October 2013. The non-stop service from Doha will operate four-times-a-week.
Egypt's Ministry of Civil Aviation is pressing ahead with infrastructure improvements at Cairo's main international airport despite rising concerns about the stability and safety for visitors to the capital.
Etihad Holidays, a division of Etihad Airways, is launching services in the United Kingdom (UK), designed to cater for growing demand from one of the airline's key global markets.
Qatar Airways today launched flights to its fifth destination in the Republic of Iraq, Sulaymaniyah, increasing the airline's frequency across Iraq from 16 to 20 flights each week.
Travelport, a distribution services and e-commerce provider for the global travel industry, has continued its Middle East expansion with the opening of a new office in Erbil, Iraq.
Today, Kenya's East African Affairs, Commerce and Tourism Cabinet Secretary, Phyllis Kandie, welcomed Qatar Airways' decision to increase its frequency between Doha and Nairobi by adding four additional weekly flights to and
Qatar Airways has announced plans to extend its Boeing 787 Dreamliner route network to India with the launch of services to and from Delhi and Bangalore starting 1 September, 2013.
Emirates has announced it is to launch services to Sialkot, its fifth route to Pakistan.
Emirates and Qantas have enhanced their joint network as bookings opened for their new schedule between New Zealand and Australia.
Rotana Jet has announced 23 return flights during the month of August and September between Abu Dhabi Al Bateen Airport and Salalah.
Turkish Airlines has announced additional flights from Riyadh and Jeddah in response to increased demand from the Kingdom to Istanbul for Eid holidays following the Holy month of Ramadan.
Beginning 3 September 2013, Qatar Airways will begin thrice-weekly scheduled flights to and from Chengdu, a major economic centre of western China.
Emirates will serve Amsterdam with a second daily non-stop flight from 4th December 2013.
Two of the Gulf's main airports are now to be connected by air. On Thursday Rotana Jet will begin flights between Abu Dhabi and Dubai and linking Dubai with the resort island of Sir Bani Yas.
Qantas has appointed Dubai-based communications agency DABO & CO to help build awareness of the airline's Dubai services to travellers across the Middle East and wider GCC.
Gulf Air has launched an 'Early Bird' promotion for its passengers travelling from London to popular destinations across the airline's network in the Middle East, Indian Subcontinent and Far East.
Air Arabia has announced the addition of its ninth Saudi Arabian destination, Ha'il. From August 1, the airline will run three services each week from its hub in Sharjah to Ha'il.
Qatar Airways Holidays, the airline's leisure division, has begun expanding its operations across the GCC, with the opening of six dedicated Holiday Shops across the region.