Tags: Aviation

Air France presents its new spring menu on board its long-haul La Première and Business cabins

From March to June 2023, on departure from Paris, Air France offers a new series of exceptional dishes to be exclusively enjoyed on board its long-haul La Première and Business cabins. The company is teaming up with a high-flying trio of chefs – Mauro Colagreco, Angelo Musa and Régis Marcon – to showcase French haute […]

Virgin Australia’s flight VA313 enters the history books to mark International Women’s Day

The first flight dispatched, operated and handled entirely by women has landed at Brisbane Airport this morning to mark International Women’s Day.  Virgin Australia’s VA313 from Melbourne entered the history books, when it arrived at Gate 46 at Brisbane’s Domestic Terminal. Female roles for VA313 include: Captain First Office Cabin Manager Cabin Crew Leading Hand […]

SAS enters into sale-leaseback agreements with Aviation Capital Group for ten new Airbus A320neo aircraft

SAS has entered into new sale and leaseback agreements with Aviation Capital Group (ACG). Through the new agreements, SAS has secured long-term financing for ten new Airbus A320neo aircraft, scheduled to be delivered through the first quarter of FY2024. “We continue to make progress with our transformation plan and these new sale and leaseback agreements […]

Culinary highlights in the skies: Austrian Airlines and DO & CO are bringing back “Flying Chefs”

Flying Chefs will be taking off again with Austrian Airlines starting in April Unique Business Class service gradually phased in on Austrian long-haul flights DO & CO and Austrian Airlines offering a truly Austrian culinary experience above the clouds  After a three year long break, due to the Corona pandemic, Austrian Airlines and their longstanding […]

Virgin Atlantic joins SkyTeam alliance

Virgin Atlantic formally joined SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, at a signing ceremony in London yesterday.  The move means Virgin Atlantic becomes SkyTeam’s first and only UK member airline, enhancing the alliance’s transatlantic network and services to and from Heathrow and Manchester airports. Virgin Atlantic customers will now benefit from a consistent, seamless customer experience, […]

Australia’s newest independent airline Bonza joined a keynote panel at esteemed aviation conference Aviation Festival Asia.

Pictured: Carly Povey, Chief Commercial Officer at Bonza Australia’s newest independent airline Bonza joined a keynote panel yesterday at esteemed aviation conference Aviation Festival Asia. Bonza’s Chief Commercial Officer Carly Povey brought an Australian perspective to the discussion around how the low cost landscape is evolving. Speaking alongside the CEOs of HK Express, Northern Pacific […]

Uzbekistan Airways Technics participates in MRO Middle East 2023

The MRO Middle East 2023 international exhibition and conference has started in Dubai (United Arab Emirates). MRO Middle East is an international Middle East exhibition and conference which is devoted to the improvement of aviation equipment service. The organizers of the exhibition are Aviation Week in cooperation with Aircraft Interiors Middle East. Uzbekistan Airways Technics […]

airBaltic partners with Stebby to improve employees well-being

The Latvian airline airBaltic announces a new and significantly improved health and accident insurance plan, as well as a wide range of well-being benefits, based on the choice of the company’s employees. In addition to insurance package, a partnership with the largest wellness marketplace in the Baltics – Stebby – has been established, thus connecting […]

Avia Solutions Group has become Irish-based company

Avia Solutions Group, the leading aviation business group, has become an Irish-based company. Following the transfer of its controlling headquarters to Ireland, Dublin, the group also became the second largest Irish-registered aviation business behind aviation giant Ryanair. “Moving the company’s controlling headquarters to Ireland was a strategically important step for us in terms of our […]

EGYPTAIR takes delivery of Africa’s first Airbus A321neo

Image – Airbus EGYPTAIR took delivery of its first A321neo from Airbus’ Delivery Centre in Hamburg, making the airline the first African operator of the aircraft.  EGYPTAIR has specified a high comfort, two-class configuration with 16 Business class seats and 166 Economy class seats, and will increase the airline’s single aisle capacity to the Middle […]