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Flydubai expands its network to Budapest and Ljubljana

Posted 14 June 2021

Flydubai has commenced flights to Budapest and Ljubljana. The carrier will operate three weekly flights to Ljubljana from 24 September and four weekly flights to Budapest from 30 September.

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Air Canada resumes operations between Toronto and Dubai

Posted 10 June 2021

Air Canada has resumed operations into Dubai International (DXB) with the first flight arriving from Toronto on Wednesday June 2.

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Emirates restarts flights to Malta via Larnaca

Posted 10 June 2021

Emirates will resume three weekly services to Malta via Larnaca, Cyprus, from 14 July 2021.

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Emirates expands its services in France

Posted 9 June 2021

Emirates will resume flights from Dubai to Nice from 2 July and Lyon from 9 July, initially offering four flights a week to each city.

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Wizz Air Abu Dhabi announces new summer destinations

Posted 9 June 2021

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi has announced a list of new destinations in time for the summer.

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Emirates introduces daily scheduled A380 services to Bahrain

Posted 7 June 2021

Emirates will introduce the first scheduled Airbus A380 service to Bahrain during the month of June

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Etihad Airways to launch more flights to Greece and Spain

Posted 7 June 2021

Etihad Airways will launch seasonal flights to Greece’s most popular islands, Mykonos and Santorini, and the Spanish city of Malaga in Andalusia.

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Turkish Airlines increases daily flights from Dubai

Posted 7 June 2021

Turkish Airlines has increased the frequency of its Dubai to Turkey route to three daily flights to its Istanbul hub.

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Gulf Air to resume services to Alexandria and Sharm El Sheikh

Posted 4 June 2021

Gulf Air will return to Alexandria and Sharm El Sheikh in Egypt, this summer.

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Oman Air launches services to Tbilisi

Posted 4 June 2021

Oman Air has launched seasonal service between Muscat and Tbilisi, Georgia, with 2 weekly direct flights.

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Etihad Airways is restarting services to Rabat and Phuket

Posted 3 June 2021

Etihad Airways is restarting services to Rabat on June 23, 2021, and Phuket on July 1, 2021.

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Wizz Air Abu Dhabi adds Chisinau to its route network

Posted 2 June 2021

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi will launch its latest route to Chisinau, Moldova, starting on 4 September 2021.

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Flydubai resumes its operations to Italy

Posted 2 June 2021

Flydubai has announced today the resumption of its operations to Naples in Italy.

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Emirates restarts flights to Phuket

Posted 2 June 2021

Emirates will resume four weekly services to the resort island of Phuket from 2nd July 2021, with the re-opening of the popular destination to international tourists.

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Emirates restarts flights to Venice

Posted 1 June 2021

Emirates will resume flights between Dubai and Venice from 1 July, initially offering three flights a week on the route, increasing trade and tourism connectivity between the UAE and Italy, and offering customers more travel options.

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Qatar Airways resumes Málaga route

Posted 27 May 2021

Qatar Airways will commence services to Málaga from July 2.

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Flydubai adds Sharm El Sheikh to its network

Posted 27 May 2021

Flydubai has announced the launch of flights to Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.

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Wizz Air Abu Dhabi adds Santorini to its route-network

Posted 26 May 2021

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi will fly two times per week from the UAE capital to the island of Santorini in Greece.

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Cathay Pacific extends Dubai-Hong Kong flights

Posted 26 May 2021

Cathay Pacific has announced the continuation of its recently relaunched flights between Dubai and its hub, Hong Kong, following its first flight which took off on 21 May 2021.

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Flydubai adds Mykonos and Santorini to its summer schedule

Posted 24 May 2021

Flydubai is launching two new summer routes. The carrier will operate three weekly flights to Mykonos International Airport (JMK) and Santorini (Thira) Airport (JTR) between 18 June and 29 September.

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ATM: Aviation panel bullish about industry recovery

Posted 19 May 2021

Industry experts speaking at the Arabian Travel Market 2021 conference and exhibition were positive about the future as they debated the state of the Middle East aviation industry and a timetable for its recovery, particularly after

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The Middle East largest outdoor venue is renamed Etihad Park

Posted 18 May 2021

Yas Island’s custom-built open-air venue is now known as Etihad Park as part of a larger partnership deal announced between Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, and Flash Entertainment, the

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ATM: Saudi Arabian tourism buoyed

Posted 18 May 2021

As Saudi Arabia forges ahead with Vision 2030, with tourism earmarked as a key economic driver, tourism and travel leaders from the Kingdom convened at the ATM 2021 Saudi Arabia Tourism Summit on the Global Stage yesterday to discuss the strategy’s positive

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Emirates and Flydubai build on Dubai’s connectivity

Posted 17 May 2021

Emirates and Flydubai are working together to reach 168 destinations by the end of May.

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Ras Al Khaimah proving popular with British tourists

Posted 17 May 2021

Paragliding from the United Arab Emirates’ highest peak, diving for scallops at the UAE’s first scallop farm, learning desert survival skills at the Bear Grylls Survival Academy or enjoying a luxury glamping experience – all are on

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FlyDubai celebrates three years of holidays

Posted 17 May 2021

Flydubai is celebrating the third anniversary of its holidays division at this year’s Arabian Travel Market (ATM).

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ATM opens today with aviation on the agenda

Posted 16 May 2021

HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, president of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, CEO and founder of the Emirates Group and chairman of Dubai World, officially inaugurated Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2021 this morning

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Gulf Air to resume flights to Larnaca and Malaga

Posted 13 May 2021

Gulf Air will resume its direct operations to Larnaca International Airport in Cyprus with 2 weekly flights starting from 15 June, and Malaga in Spain with 2 weekly flights starting from 30 June until 29 August.

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Wizz Air Abu Dhabi adds new destinations to its network

Posted 10 May 2021

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi will commence flights to its latest destinations, Kiev, Bari, Salalah and Muscat.

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Gulf Air adds Santorini and Mykonos to its network

Posted 6 May 2021

Gulf Air has added Santorini and Mykonos in Greece to its route network.

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IATA welcomes G20 push to restart tourism

Posted 6 May 2021

IATA has welcomed the agreement by the G20 Tourism Ministers to support the safe restoration of mobility by following the G20 Rome Guidelines for the Future of Tourism.

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Flydubai grows its network to more than 80 destinations

Posted 5 May 2021

Flydubai has launched additional routes bringing its network to more than 80 destinations.

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Air Arabia resumes flights to Almaty

Posted 4 May 2021

Air Arabia has announced the resumption of direct flights between Sharjah and Almaty starting May 21, 2021.

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Cathay Pacific gets ready to take off from Dubai

Posted 30 April 2021

Cathay Pacific will resume non-stop weekly flights between Dubai and Hong Kong from Friday, 21 May 2021.

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Pegasus adds London to Batumi to its route network

Posted 29 April 2021

Turkey's low-cost carrier Pegasus is launching a new international route from London to Batumi in Georgia via Istanbul.

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Qatar Airways to launch three weekly flights to Abidjan

Posted 29 April 2021

Qatar Airways will operate three weekly flights to Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire via Accra from 16 June 2021.

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Qatar Airways to resume services to Khartoum

Posted 22 April 2021

Qatar Airways will resume services to Khartoum, Sudan, with four weekly flights starting 11 May 2021, increasing to daily service from 1 June 2021.

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Emirates restarts flights to Mexico City via Barcelona

Posted 22 April 2021

Emirates will resume four weekly services to Mexico City (MEX) via Barcelona (BCN) from 2nd July 2021.

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Flydubai relaunches flights to Batumi

Posted 21 April 2021

Flydubai has added Batumi to its seasonal summer schedule.

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Wizz Air Abu Dhabi lands in Israel

Posted 19 April 2021

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi has landed for the first time in Israel and launched the route between Tel Aviv and Abu Dhabi.

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Gulf Air resumes direct flights to Istanbul

Posted 19 April 2021

Gulf Air will resume its direct operations to Istanbul Airport in Turkey with 2 weekly flights starting from 11 May 2021.

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Flydubai announces new seasonal routes for the summer

Posted 19 April 2021

Flydubai has added two seasonal summer routes for passengers from Dubai and across the region.

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Emirates announces latest policy updates

Posted 8 April 2021

Emirates has announced the latest updates to its booking policies.

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Wizz Air Abu Dhabi to fly to Tel Aviv

Posted 7 April 2021

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi has announced its first flight to Tel Aviv on 18 April, 2021, following the announcement that Israel has been added to the green list - meaning travellers will no longer need to quarantine upon arrival in Abu Dhabi.

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Flydubai resumes flights to Asmara

Posted 6 April 2021

Flydubai has resumed flights to Eritrea’s capital Asmara with a weekly flight service.

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Roar Africa and Emirates Executive Private Jet Safari introduce ‘epic' trips

Posted 6 April 2021

Emirates Executive Private Jet Safari has partnered with Roar Africa, a travel specialist to curate a unique journey, with an ethos rooted in humanity, targeting sustainability and conservation to four

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77% of MENA travellers are willing to get vaccinated as soon as possible

Posted 6 April 2021

Wego, an online travel marketplace in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), has released its survey on travellers’ behaviours and MENA travel trends for Q1 2021.

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Etihad's inaugural service to Tel Aviv is in the air

Posted 6 April 2021

The first commercial passenger flight from Abu Dhabi to Israel departed Abu Dhabi International Airport at 10.13am this morning, bound for Ben Gurion International Airport.

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Etihad Cargo appoints Rom Top Aviation as GSA for Israel

Posted 5 April 2021

Etihad Cargo has selected Rom Top Aviation Ltd as its general sales agent (GSA) for the State of Israel.

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Gulf Air commences services to Singapore Changi Airport

Posted 5 April 2021

Gulf Air has added a direct service to and from Singapore which was operated by the airline’s flagship Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner. Flight GF165 landed in Singapore Changi Airport at 1225 Singapore local time on April 4.

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Emirates restarts transatlantic link between Milan and JFK

Posted 2 April 2021

Emirates will resume its direct service between Milan Malpensa and New York John F Kennedy International Airport from June 1st, 2021, re-opening year round connectivity between Europe and the US.

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Emirates to operate special flight marking UAE vaccination milestone

Posted 29 March 2021

Emirates is showcasing the UAE’s progress in its vaccination programme with a special flight that will carry only fully vaccinated crew and passengers onboard.

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Saudia marks 10 years of services to China

Posted 29 March 2021

Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) has marked ten years of operations to the People’s Republic of China.

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Wego partners with ‘Visit Maldives’ to promote tourism recovery

Posted 29 March 2021

Wego, an online travel marketplace in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), entered partnership with ‘Visit Maldives’ to drive more Middle East travel to the Maldives.

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Flydubai touches down in Tirana

Posted 29 March 2021

Flydubai has commenced services to Tirana, Albania.

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Qatar Airways to resume service to Mykonos

Posted 25 March 2021

Qatar Airways is resuming its service to Mykonos, Greece for the summer season as the islands welcome visitors once again. The airline is planning to operate three flights a week using a modern A320 aircraft featuring 12 seats in Business Class and

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Etihad Airways launches sale to the Seychelles and Maldives

Posted 25 March 2021

Etihad Airways is encouraging residents to enjoy quarantine free travel on arrival into Seychelles and Maldives with the launch of its latest sale.

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Emirates Nigerian flights suspended over Covid testing row

Posted 23 March 2021

Nigeria has halted Emirates flights to and from Dubai following the airline's decision to increase Covid-19 testing on passengers from the West African state.

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Air Cairo to start services to Conakry via Niamey

Posted 23 March 2021

Egypt’s Air Cairo is to start services to Conakry in Guinea via Niamey, Niger.

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EgyptAir resumes direct flights between Cairo and Dusseldorf

Posted 18 March 2021

EgyptAir will operate three weekly direct flights between Cairo and the German city of Dusseldorf from July 2, 2021.

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Jazeera Airways launches flights to Addis Ababa

Posted 15 March 2021

Jazeera Airways has launched a new route to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, starting March 16th.

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Wizz Air Abu Dhabi launches new routes to Kazakhstan

Posted 15 March 2021

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi has launched its latest routes from Abu Dhabi to Almaty and Nur Sultan, Kazakhstan, starting in the middle of May 2021.

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Etihad launches sale to Morocco

Posted 15 March 2021

After Morocco’s recent addition to the ‘green list’, Etihad Airways is encouraging residents to enjoy quarantine free travel on arrival back into Abu Dhabi with the launch of its Casablanca sale.

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Qatar Airways increases seat capacity to the Seychelles

Posted 9 March 2021

Qatar Airways is increasing seat capacity into the Seychelles this summer as the tourist destination opens up to the world again.

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Flydubai launches services to Sarajevo and Tbilisi

Posted 2 March 2021

Flydubai has launched attractive packages for travel to Sarajevo and Tbilisi.

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Flydubai expands its operations to Romania

Posted 25 February 2021

Flydubai has launched flights to Cluj-Napoca in Romania. The airline will operate twice-weekly flights between Dubai International (DXB) and Avram Iancu International Airport Cluj (CLJ) starting from 20 March 2021.

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Travelport rebrands and reveals new identity

Posted 24 February 2021

Worldwide travel retail platform Travelport, which operates in the Middle East, has launched a new visual identity, which has been created as part of the company’s first ever end-to-end rebrand.

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Gulf Air to add Singapore to its network in April

Posted 23 February 2021

Gulf Air has announced the addition of Singapore to its network with one weekly flight starting April 2021.

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Emirates restarts flights to Newark via Athens

Posted 22 February 2021

Emirates will resume daily services to Newark via Athens from 1st June 2021.

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Jazeera Airways launches flights to Colombo

Posted 15 February 2021

Jazeera Airways has launched a new service to the Sri Lankan capital, offering direct flights between Kuwait and Colombo twice a week.

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Gulf Air resumes direct flights to Colombo

Posted 9 February 2021

Gulf Air will resume its direct operations to and from Colombo’s Bandaranaike International Airport with two weekly flights starting from 15 February 2021 on its new Airbus A320neo aircraft.

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Wizz Air Abu Dhabi commences Abu Dhabi to Alexandria route

Posted 9 February 2021

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi has confirmed the start of its route from Abu Dhabi to Alexandria, Egypt on 22 February 2021.

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Flydubai launches flights to Minsk

Posted 3 February 2021

Flydubai will commence services to Minsk, the capital of Belarus from 20 February.

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Flydubai adds Tbilisi to its network

Posted 1 February 2021

Flydubai has added twice-weekly flights from Dubai International (DXB) to Tbilisi International Airport (TBS) in Georgia.

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Pegasus launches new route to Chisinau, Moldova

Posted 1 February 2021

Pegasus Airlines is to increase the number of its direct flights from Antalya, Turkey with the launch of its new direct flights between Antalya and Moldova’s Capital City, Chisinau.

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Royal Commission for AlUla and Saudia seal partnership

Posted 28 January 2021

The Royal Commission for AlUla (RCU) and Saudia have signed MoU which includes joint marketing and promotional activity.

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Air travellers ready to take their next flight within 12 months

Posted 27 January 2021

A Honeywell survey of almost 900 respondents across the Middle East, Turkey, and Central and Eastern Europe has revealed that despite reduced air travel during the COVID-19 pandemic, a majority of travellers expect to

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46% of Middle East luxury travellers plan to holiday abroad in 2021

Posted 26 January 2021

The latest data analysis produced by YouGov for Reed Exhibitions, the organiser of Arabian Travel Market (ATM), has revealed that 46% of luxury travellers in the Middle East, are planning to travel internationally

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Qatar Airways expands African network

Posted 25 January 2021

Qatar Airways has added numerous services to its African network.

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Flydubai adds more European services

Posted 25 January 2021

Flydubai will add Catania and Naples in Italy, Salzburg in Austria and Malta to its European network from May 2021.

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Etihad Airways to recommence passenger flights to Doha

Posted 21 January 2021

Etihad Airways will recommence passenger flights from Abu Dhabi to Doha on 15 February 2021, subject to the applicable government approvals.

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Wizz Air Abu Dhabi takes to the skies

Posted 18 January 2021

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi took to the skies in the UAE on Saturday. The eco-friendly aircraft, Airbus A321neo, departed from Abu Dhabi International Airport at 12.30pm local time bound for Athens, Greece.

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Wizz Air Abu Dhabi adds Tel Aviv to its route network

Posted 14 January 2021

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi has added Tel Aviv to its network, launching on February 12.

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Emirates Airlines adds two more flights into Durban

Posted 14 January 2021

Emirates Airline will add two more flights into Durban from February 1 which means that the airline will now fly a daily scheduled air service between Durban and Dubai.

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EgyptAir to start operations between Cairo and Doha

Posted 14 January 2021

After Egypt’s decision to reopen its airspace to Qatar, EgyptAir will commence a daily flight between Cairo and Doha from January 18.

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Jordan Aviation eyes USA destinations

Posted 13 January 2021

Jordan Aviation has filed a formal request with the US Department of Transportation to begin flights to the USA in competition to the country’s national carrier Royal Jordanian (RJ).

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Turkish Airlines launches 40 percent discount campaign

Posted 13 January 2021

Turkish Airlines is launching a 40 percent discount campaign for international flights.

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Qatar Airways resumes flights to Riyadh

Posted 11 January 2021

Qatar Airways today resumed flights to Riyadh in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with a daily service.

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Emirates expands its operations in the Americas

Posted 11 January 2021

Emirates has announced it will resume non-stop services to Seattle (from 1st February), Dallas and San Francisco (from 2nd March).

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India’s Vistara to fly between Sharjah and Delhi

Posted 11 January 2021

India’s full-service private carrier Vistara has announced daily non-stop flights between Sharjah and Delhi starting January 20.

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Qatar Airways expands South America connectivity

Posted 5 January 2021

Qatar Airways has signed an expanded codeshare agreement with LATAM Airlines Brasil that will see its code placed on 45 additional LATAM Airlines Brasil flights.

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EgyptAir operates a daily flight to Lagos and Addis Ababa

Posted 4 January 2021

EgyptAir has announced the operation of a daily flight from Cairo to Addis Ababa starting January 6th and to Lagos, starting February 1, 2021.

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Emirates takes its newest A380 to London

Posted 4 January 2021

Today Emirates will deploy its latest flagship A380 aircraft featuring new premium economy seats and other enhancements across all cabins to London Heathrow.

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Qatar Airways brings forwards launch of flights to Seattle

Posted 31 December 2020

Qatar Airways is to bring forward the launch of its four weekly flights to Seattle from 15 March to 29 January 2021.

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Qatar Airways to increase flights to Montréal

Posted 29 December 2020

Qatar Airways will begin incrementally increasing flights to Montréal from 16 January 2021 and operate daily frequencies by 25 February 2021, up from the previously scheduled four weekly frequencies.

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Wizz Air to begin Abu Dhabi ops on January 15

Posted 29 December 2020

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, the newest national airline of the UAE, is to start operations on January 15th with its inaugural flight to Athens.

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Etihad Airways welcomes reopening of Abu Dhabi

Posted 23 December 2020

Following an announcement by the Abu Dhabi Emergency Crisis and Disasters Committee, effective 24 December 2020, entry restrictions into Abu Dhabi will be relaxed.

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Etihad Airways to resume flights to Istanbul

Posted 22 December 2020

Effective 17 January 2021, Etihad Airways will resume passenger flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul, Turkey.

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Travellers from the UK flying on Etihad require negative PCR test

Posted 22 December 2020

Following an announcement by the National Crisis and Disaster Management Authority, effective 24 December 2020, Etihad Airways requires all guests flying from the United Kingdom to present a negative PCR test within

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Emirates to deploy its iconic A380 to Sao Paulo in January

Posted 21 December 2020

Emirates it will be operating its flagship Airbus A380 aircraft on the Dubai – Sao Paulo route between 9 and 30 January 2021.

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