Monthly Archives: November 2018

AirBridgeCargo and Intradco Global guarantee a first-class delivery of breeding cattle to Yuzhno Sakhalinsk

AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC), one of the world’s leading specialists in the transportation of live animals, and Intradco Global, have safely delivered 200 breeding cattle onboard a charter flight from Amsterdam to Yuzhno Sakhalinsk in Russia. The heifers made their journey onboard one of AirBridgeCargo’s latest generation Boeing 747-8 Freighters in a carefully-maintained temperature environment to […]

British Airways enhances cabin crew training with new apprenticeship programme

British Airways continues its investment in world-class customer service, announcing a programme to recruit more than 2,000 cabin crew in 2019. Successful candidates with no prior cabin crew experience will train through the airline’s new cabin crew apprenticeship programme, getting their career off to a flying start. World-class training After completing an intense cabin crew […]

Emirates Invests in Latest Bus Fleet to Enhance On-Ground Comfort for Economy Class Passengers

To provide passengers with even more comfortable transfers when they arrive, depart or transit at Dubai international Airport, Emirates has taken the initiative to bring in a fleet of new high tech buses for airside passenger operations. These new dedicated buses will ferry Emirates’ passengers between the terminals and its aircraft at remote stands.  Ten […]

British Airways Bids Farewell to Iconic Boeing 767

The 767 first entered the fleet in 1990, flying over 425,000 commercial flights and the last commercial flight took place on 25th November, from Larnaca – Heathrow, before being retired to St Athan in Wales yesterday. The retirement comes just days after the airline takes delivery of 30th 787 Dreamliner. British Airways bid farewell to […]

Boeing and Turkish Airlines Announce Order for Additional 777 Jets

Amid record financial results and strong demand, Turkey’s flag carrier adds three Boeing 777 Freighters with Turkish’s freight business growing by double digits; airline aims to be one of the world’s largest cargo carriers and Boeing are to open engineering center in Istanbul, expanding strategic partnership with Turkey. Boeing and Turkish Airlines today announced an […]

Airbus delivers first A330-900 to launch operator TAP Air Portugal

TAP Air Portugal has taken delivery of the world’s first new generation widebody A330neo and, as the launch airline, will be the first to benefit from the aircraft’s unbeatable operating economics, increased range, and Airbus’ new Airspace cabin offering passengers the best in class comfort. The Portuguese carrier will take delivery of a further 20 […]

WIZZ AIR Gears Up For Expansion in Ukraine

Wizz Air announced that the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and the Chief Executive of Wizz Air József Váradi met to discuss the possible re-establishment and opening of Wizz Air Ukraine as a Ukrainian carrier last week. Wizz Air Ukraine would establish an extensive low fare-low cost airline network in Ukraine by investing over US$ […]

SWISS brings the cuisine of the Bernese Oberland aboard

Bern will be the guest canton in SWISS’s galleys from 5 December to the beginning of next March. The latest chapter in the award-winning “SWISS Taste of Switzerland” inflight food concept sees Robert Speth, chef de cuisine at the renowned Chesery restaurant in Gstaad, offering SWISS’s premium long-haul guests his exclusive culinary creations. Swiss International […]

SilkAir To Transfer Routes To Scoot Ahead Of Merger Into SIA

Scoot is to take over a number of SilkAir’s routes over the next two years, ahead of SilkAir’s merger into Singapore Airlines (SIA). Scoot will also be transferring some of its services to existing destinations served by SIA and SilkAir. The changes are expected to take place between April 2019 and the second half of […]

Etihad Airways unveils Abu Dhabi F1 10-year anniversary livery

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has unveiled a special livery to celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the FORMULA 1 2018 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX. The design was painted on a Boeing 787-9 at the Boeing facility in Charleston, South Carolina. The aircraft will participate in a low-level fly-by during the […]