Category: Aviation News

Budget Airline SalamAir Muscat to Tehran is second flight destination to Iran

Budget Airline SalamAir Muscat to Tehran is second flight destination to Iran

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 9, 2019 19:38 0

SalamAir, Oman’s first budget airline, has launched its first flight to Tehran, Iran flying Muscat- Tehran three times a week This is the third destination ... Read More

Kalamazoo-Battle Creek International Airport in Michigan to close

Kalamazoo-Battle Creek International Airport in Michigan to close

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 9, 2019 19:31 0

The Kalamazoo Battle Creek International Airport will close to airline traffic from June 10 until June 26  this year due to runway repaving.  There will ... Read More

American Airlines: Company’s 737 Max fleet will remain grounded till September 3

American Airlines: Company’s 737 Max fleet will remain grounded till September 3

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 9, 2019 16:33 0

Major US carrier, American Airlines, announced on Sunday that is has extended the grounding of its entire Boeing 737 Max fleet until September 3. The ... Read More

Cash-strapped NASA to allow private tourism to International Space Station

Cash-strapped NASA to allow private tourism to International Space Station

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 8, 2019 18:25 0

US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has been forced to take on some extra work to pay the bills: playing host to private tourists ... Read More

Qatar Airways celebrates opening of FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019

Qatar Airways celebrates opening of FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 8, 2019 17:05 0

Qatar Airways, the Official Partner and Official Airline of FIFA, was delighted and honoured to have played a full part in the much-anticipated celebrations at ... Read More

Fire started by Indian fighter jet shuts down Goa International Airport

Fire started by Indian fighter jet shuts down Goa International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 8, 2019 16:15 0

India's Dabolim Goa International Airport was shut down as firefighters battled a runway fire on Saturday. The blaze started after an Indian Navy MiG-29K fighter ... Read More

Disabled group stuck on plane at Manchester Airport

Disabled group stuck on plane at Manchester Airport

editor editor- June 8, 2019 02:21 0

Six disabled passengers were left on board a plane at Manchester Airport for an hour and a half waiting for help to arrive so they ... Read More

El Al’s subsidiary Sun d’Or launches Tel Aviv-Dubrovnik route

El Al’s subsidiary Sun d’Or launches Tel Aviv-Dubrovnik route

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2019 23:40 0

Sun d’Or, a fully owned subsidiary of Israel's national carrier El Al which uses the brand mainly for seasonal scheduled and charter services mostly to ... Read More

Air Europa announces new Malaga-Tel Aviv service

Air Europa announces new Malaga-Tel Aviv service

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2019 22:20 0

Air Europa Líneas Aéreas, S.A.U. (Air Europa), third largest airline in Spain after Iberia and Vueling, announced plans to launch flights between Tel Aviv and ... Read More

Re-defining “undocumented”: TSA allows illegal immigrants board flights without any ID

Re-defining “undocumented”: TSA allows illegal immigrants board flights without any ID

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2019 18:45 0

US Transportation Security Administration has brought a new meaning to the term "undocumented" by permitting illegal aliens to fly domestically, without ANY legal ID papers, ... Read More

Airbus will mark 50 years of pioneering achievements at Paris Air Show 2019

Airbus will mark 50 years of pioneering achievements at Paris Air Show 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2019 18:11 0

At the Paris Air Show 2019, Le Bourget, Airbus SE will present a broad portfolio of innovative products, technologies and services which meet the aerospace ... Read More

Russian MC-21 passenger jet will make its public debut at MAKS-2019 air show

Russian MC-21 passenger jet will make its public debut at MAKS-2019 air show

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2019 17:07 3

Russia will present the MC-21 medium-haul airliner, it is developing, to the public for the first time at the MAKS-2019 air show this summer, President ... Read More

Holiday Inn Hotel to open near Moscow Domodedovo Airport

Holiday Inn Hotel to open near Moscow Domodedovo Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2019 16:40 0

Minister of Investments and Innovations in Moscow region Michael An, Director of Moscow Domodedovo Airport Igor Borisov, and MC Sobor Development Company representative Julia Lukyanchuk ... Read More

American Airlines launches daily Munich-Dallas/Fort Worth service

American Airlines launches daily Munich-Dallas/Fort Worth service

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2019 15:45 0

American Airlines is expanding its long-haul services to and from Munich: Effective immediately, the carrier is offering daily flights with a Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner to ... Read More

IATA Resolution calls for Implementation of Global Carbon Offsetting Scheme

IATA Resolution calls for Implementation of Global Carbon Offsetting Scheme

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 7, 2019 05:25 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) 75th Annual General Meeting (AGM) overwhelmingly approved a resolution calling on governments to continue important work for full implementation ... Read More

Hawaiian Airlines: Over one million passengers in May

Hawaiian Airlines: Over one million passengers in May

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019 23:46 2

Hawaiian Airlines, Inc., a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc., today announced its system-wide traffic statistics for the month ended May 31, 2019. Hawaiian welcomed more ... Read More

La Compagnie’s first Airbus A321neo makes inaugural transatlantic flight

La Compagnie’s first Airbus A321neo makes inaugural transatlantic flight

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019 22:30 0

The first single-aisle A321neo destined for La Compagnie, an exclusively business-class French airline operating scheduled transatlantic flights, will commence transatlantic services on 6 June from ... Read More

New nonstop flights to Europe from Dallas

New nonstop flights to Europe from Dallas

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019 20:51 0

Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport welcomes new nonstop flights to Dublin, Ireland, and Munich, Germany provided by American Airlines. The Dublin flight will be the ... Read More

Heathrow Airport invests £50 million in new CT security equipment

Heathrow Airport invests £50 million in new CT security equipment

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019 20:35 0

Heathrow has announced the rollout of new computed tomography (CT) security equipment throughout the airport over the next few years. When fully deployed, the 3D ... Read More

Aeromexico May 2019 traffic results

Aeromexico May 2019 traffic results

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019 20:16 0

Aeromexico today reported May 2019 operational results. Grupo Aeromexico transported 1 million 777 thousand passengers in May; a 2.6% year-on-year decrease. International passenger numbers decreased ... Read More

Airbus: 81 aircraft delivered to 49 customers in May

Airbus: 81 aircraft delivered to 49 customers in May

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019 20:15 0

Airbus booked an order for one ACJ320neo corporate jetliner in May and delivered 81 aircraft from all members of its in-production jetliner product line during ... Read More

WestJet’s Flight Light: Kids watch their parents journey in real-time

WestJet’s Flight Light: Kids watch their parents journey in real-time

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019 19:56 0

Airline's innovative nightlight lets business travellers and frequent fliers share their travel journey with their families. As WestJet's network continues to grow globally so do ... Read More

United, Southwest and Delta: New nonstop flights to Southern California

United, Southwest and Delta: New nonstop flights to Southern California

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019 19:40 0

The expansion of air service at Ontario International Airport (ONT), in Southern California, continues today with the United Airlines nonstop flights serving Houston's George Bush ... Read More

Maintaining balance. Out of responsibility: Lufthansa publishes 25th sustainability report

Maintaining balance. Out of responsibility: Lufthansa publishes 25th sustainability report

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019 18:06 0

Today, the Lufthansa Group has published its 25th sustainability report. For a quarter of a century now, the company has been providing information every year ... Read More

7 new technologies that will rock the future of air travel

7 new technologies that will rock the future of air travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019 16:57 0

Air travel technology is changing at a rapid pace –– what can we expect to see in the near future? Air travel experts invite you ... Read More

IndiGo commences operations on two new routes between India and Abu Dhabi

IndiGo commences operations on two new routes between India and Abu Dhabi

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019 07:25 0

IndiGo, India’s largest airline, commenced two new daily direct flights from Delhi and Mumbai to Abu Dhabi yesterday. The inaugural flight from Indira Gandhi International ... Read More

United Airlines: Most eco-friendly commercial flight

United Airlines: Most eco-friendly commercial flight

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019 21:31 0

United Airlines made history today – World Environment Day – with the departure of the Flight for the Planet, the most eco-friendly commercial flight of ... Read More

Alaska Airlines adds a top requested destination from Paine Field

Alaska Airlines adds a top requested destination from Paine Field

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019 21:09 0

Palm Springs becomes the ninth destination served by Alaska Airlines at Paine Field in Everett. The Alaska Airlines Blog has all the details, including the ... Read More

Summer Travel Chaos: AirHelp predicts millions of flight delays

Summer Travel Chaos: AirHelp predicts millions of flight delays

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019 20:38 0

AirHelp offers valuable information to passengers who are planning air travel, such as information about which airlines have the best success rate when it comes ... Read More

Volaris: 28% passenger growth and 88% load factor in May 2019

Volaris: 28% passenger growth and 88% load factor in May 2019

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019 19:38 0

Volaris is the low-cost airline operating in Mexico, the United States and Central America, reported May 2019 and preliminary year to date traffic results. In ... Read More