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London Gatwick establishes a new route to China with a daily flight to Beijing

Air China’s first flight from London Gatwick Airport to Beijing, China, took place at the beginning of June. This new route will offer a daily flight between the two capitals. This link strengthens the commercial ties between the two capitals and opens up new prospects for business opportunities between the UK region and Beijing, facilitating […]

Korean Air selects Air Incheon as preferred bidder of Asiana Airlines’ freighter business

Korean Air has selected Air Incheon as the preferred bidder for the sale of Asiana Airlines’ global cargo freighter business. The decision was made at the Board of Directors meeting held on June 17. Korean Air selected Air Incheon as the preferred bidder based on several key criteria: the certainty of completing the transaction, the […]

Air Canada has established itself at Stockholm Arlanda Airport with the inauguration of the new routes to Toronto and Montreal

On Thursday June 13th, Air Canada was welcomed at Stockholm Arlanda Airport with an inauguration ceremony ahead of the first flights to Toronto and Montreal. The inauguration ceremony was attended by H.E. Jason LaTorre, Ambassador of Canada to Sweden, Mr. Jonas Abrahamsson, CEO Swedavia, and MD, International Sales, Mr. Rocky Lo, Air Canada. Operating direct […]

Anniversary for Vienna Airport and Korean Air Cargo: 20 years of cargo service connecting Seoul and Vienna

More than 100 guests celebrated the 20th anniversary of Korean Air Cargo at Vienna Airport during an Austro-Korean gala evening. 20 years ago – in April 2004 – a Korean Air Cargo freighter landed in the Austrian capital for the first time. This marked the beginning of a partnership in the cargo and passenger sector […]

World’s first in-flight study of commercial aircraft using 100% sustainable aviation fuel show significant non-CO2 emission reductions

In-flight measurements from an A350 aircraft using 100% sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) show a significant reduction in soot particle emissions and formation of contrail ice crystals compared to using conventional aviation fuel Global model simulations estimate 26% reduction in contrails’ climate impact when using 100% SAF Results from the world’s first in-flight study of the […]

SWISS takes off with Michelin-starred cuisine from Canton Vaud

SWISS will be serving its First and Business Class guests culinary creations from Canton Vaud from today in the latest iteration of its ‘SWISS Taste of Switzerland’ inflight food and beverage programme. The select meals have been concocted by top chef Franck Giovannini in the gourmet kitchens of the Restaurant de l’Hôtel de Ville in […]

Air France launches a new cadet pilot recruitment campaign

Air France is now accepting applications for its cadet pilot programme. Designed to train and launch the careers of the next generation of pilots, candidates of all ages and levels of flying experience are encouraged to apply. The candidates chosen after a rigorous selection process will benefit from a full 24-month training programme entirely paid […]

Star Alliance Commemorates 10 Years at Heathrow Terminal 2

Star Alliance member airlines operate at Heathrow T2 – popularly referred to as Star Alliance terminal by passengers – facilitating over 120 departures every day. Celebrates with complimentary sweet treats for passengers travelling on Star Alliance member airline flights on the special day. Together with its member airlines, Star Alliance is delighted to complete a […]

Turkish Airlines Launches “Tomorrow On-Board” Sustainability Brand

Turkish Airlines, the airline flying to more countries than any other, has launched its sustainability brand “Tomorrow On-Board” on June 5, World Environment Day, with a special event at the carrier’s hub, Istanbul Airport. In line with “Tomorrow On-Board,” the event presented a display of sustainable in-flight products and services, along with the exhibition of […]

airBaltic Marks 20th Anniversary of Vilnius Base

The Latvian national airline, airBaltic, yesterday celebrated a significant milestone – the 20th anniversary, of establishing its base in Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania. Since June 2004, airBaltic has been a key player in connecting Lithuania’s capital to the world with daily services, ensuring seamless travel. The airline’s extensive network, strengthened by over 20 codeshare […]