Monthly Archives: January 2022

American Airlines and British Airways Unveil Exciting Plans for Enhancements to the World-Class Customer Experience at JFK’s Terminal 8

American Airlines and British Airways announced more details regarding plans to co-locate operations at John F. Kennedy International Airport’s (JFK) Terminal 8 beginning Dec. 1, 2022. Enabled by a $400 million investment to redevelop, expand and enhance the terminal, the move will bring the Atlantic Joint Business partners closer together. Jointly, the terminal investments and […]

Airbus’ iconic Beluga super transporters ready to serve global outsized-cargo demand

Airbus has launched a new air-cargo service using its unique BelugaST fleet to offer freight companies and other potential customers a solution to their outsized freight transportation needs. The new service – Airbus Beluga Transport – will provide commercially-contracted customers in a variety of sectors, including space, energy, military, aeronautic, maritime and humanitarian sectors, with […]

AirAsia X partners with GEODIS, strengthens its Asia Pacific logistics footprint in a rapid turnaround post restructuring

AirAsia X (AAX) today announced a major new air logistics partnership with global leading transport and logistics provider GEODIS, providing additional cargo capacity and boosting revenue during the downtime in commercial flying. This agreement is set to run for an initial period of six months commencing from 20th January 2022 with further extensions to be […]

Air France continues to roll out its “Ready To Fly” service and automates French vaccine pass verification on domestic flights

The Ready to Fly service allowing customers to have their travel documents checked prior to their flight is now available on 140 routes and 600 daily Air France flights, For domestic flights, French vaccine pass verification is now automated and instantaneous. This check can be carried out online or directly at the Self-Service Kiosks on […]

easyJet receives IATA IEnvA Stage 1 accreditation for Environmental Management System (EMS)

easyJet is the only Low-Cost Carrier operating in the UK with an IEnvA Stage 1 verified EMS easyJet is the first non-IATA member to participate in the IEnvA accreditation process The IATA Environmental Assessment (IEnvA) programme is a globally recognised evaluation system designed to independently assess and help improve the environmental management of an airline. […]

Emirates SkyCargo receives award for pharma cool chain capabilities

Emirates SkyCargo has been named as the ‘Safest Global Airline Partner’ for the year 2021 for the transportation of temperature sensitive pharmaceutical shipments by SkyCell, one of the leading global manufacturers of specialised containers for the transportation of sensitive pharmaceuticals by air. The title was awarded to Emirates on the basis of SkyCell’s global shipment […]

SkyUp Airlines Statement regarding delay of the flight PQ492 Istanbul — Kyiv

On 24 January, flight PQ491 Kyiv — Istanbul landed at the alternate airport in Burgas due to severe bad weather at Istanbul Airport. Flight PQ492 Istanbul — Kyiv will depart as soon as the weather conditions normalize and the departure time is agreed with the airport.   Due to heavy snowfall, Istanbul Airport has suspended […]

British Airways Announces New Senior Hires as it Looks to Boost its Recovery from the Global Pandemic

British Airways has appointed four new leaders to its Management Committee as the airline accelerates its recovery and the delivery of its new business strategy following the most challenging period in its history. Calum Laming becomes the airline’s Director of Business Recovery, leading its mission to rebuild its global network, resources and operations following the […]

Qatar Airways Cargo to insource Spain operations from 1 February 2022

Qatar Airways Cargo has successfully been represented by GSA, ATC Aviation Services, S.L., in Spain since 2005. Thanks to their dedicated efforts, its Spanish operations are now ready to fly under the airline’s own flag. Qatar Airways Cargo is insourcing its entire commercial operation in Spain as per the 01st of February 2022. In view […]