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Korean Air to fully transition to electronic air waybill

Korean Air will begin its full-scale digital transition to electronic air waybill (e-AWB) to replace conventional paper air cargo transport documents. The full transition will first apply to documents for general cargo departing from Korea bound for North America, Europe, Japan and other select markets. e-AWB is a digital replacement for traditional paper air waybills. […]

Qatar Airways Cargo Announces New Partnership with Xiamen Airlines

First Chinese airline to operate non-stop flights between Mainland China and Qatar. Qatar Airways Cargo is pleased to announce a new partnership with Xiamen Airlines, the first Chinese airline to operate passenger non-stop flights from Mainland China to Qatar. The new partnership will allow Qatar Airways Cargo to provide additional belly cargo capacity for customers […]

SkyWest Airlines Invests in Next Generation of Aviation Technicians With Donation of Aircraft and Parts

SkyWest Airlines is pleased to announce a significant donation of retired aircraft and parts to aviation maintenance schools. These donations, valued at approximately $2 million, will provide students with enhanced experience as they have a chance to learn and hone their skills working on the same type of aircraft they will work on once they […]

Uzbekistan Airways fleet replenished with one more Airbus A320neo aircraft

The nineteenth main airliner, which was handed over to Uzbekistan Airways at the manufacturing plant in Toulouse, was traditionally greeted at the Tashkent airport with a water arch. The aircraft is designed to carry 186 passengers in a standard one-class configuration. It needs to be recalled that today, Airbus A320neo is the best medium-haul aircraft […]

easyJet expands popular Twilight Bag Drop service to Glasgow alongside range of customer initiatives

easyJet’s Twilight Bag Drop service is now available at London Gatwick, Bristol, Manchester, Edinburgh, Berlin and Amsterdam, and now Glasgow for customers on early flights to drop their bags off the night before With around 12m customers set to fly with easyJet over the summer holidays a range of free services are now available to […]

Wizz Air Further Reduces its Carbon Intensity by 11% and Progresses with its Sustainability Targets

Wizz Air, Europe’s fastest-growing and most environmentally sustainable airline globally[1], has published its annual sustainability update, presenting the progress towards its sustainability targets. In the fiscal year 2023[2], Wizz Air achieved the carbon emissions intensity of 53.8 grams per passenger/km, a decrease by 11% compared to the previous fiscal year performance[3]. This is Wizz Air’s […]

United Becomes First U.S. Airline to Add Braille to Aircraft Cabin Interiors

New tactile signage will help people with visual disabilities better identify row numbers, seat assignments and lavatory locations independently First Braille-equipped aircraft now flying and the airline expects to outfit entire mainline fleet by 2026 United today became the first U.S. airline to add Braille to aircraft interiors, helping millions of travelers with visual disabilities […]

Air France signs a partnership with Alltheway for a remote baggage drop-off service in Paris and the Paris region

Air France now offers its customers the option of dropping off and checking in their baggage at locations in Paris and in the Paris region, prior to arriving at the airport. This service allows passengers to travel light and with greater peace of mind, without having to worry about their bags, which they collect once […]

Wizz Air Welcomes 11th Aircraft to its Rome Fiumicino Base

The airline celebrated yet another Airbus A321NEO in the base with an electric turnaround, underpinning its commitment to further reduce carbon intensity by 25% by 2030. Wizz Air, the third largest airline in Italy and the most sustainable airline globally*, today celebrated the arrival of its eleventh Airbus A321neo aircraft at Rome Fiumicino base. The […]