Tag: Airline

airBaltic Launches Seasonal Base in Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria. Today, on December 1, 2023, the Latvian national airline airBaltic launched its seasonal base in Gran Canaria, one of Spain’s Canary Islands. During this winter, airBaltic will base two of its Airbus A220-300 aircraft at the Gran Canaria airport (LPA), serving a total of 10 direct ro...

United Expands in Houston with $2.6B Terminal Project, State-of-the-Art Baggage System, New Club and Thousands of New Jobs

Terminal B investments include expansion of 40 gates for larger aircraft, allowing for 40% more people to fly from George Bush Intercontinental Airport New United Club will be the largest in the nation and Early Bag Storage facility is only one of its kind in North America Airline expects to creat...

Pegasus Airlines is establishing Silicon Valley-based Technology Innovation Lab

Pegasus Airlines has taken the first steps in establishing a Technology Innovation Lab operating in Silicon Valley in the USA. Having launched its digital transformation program in 2018 under the motto Your Digital Airline, Pegasus Airlines is taking a significant leap in the technology arena to se...

Lufthansa Group tests Green Fares on intercontinental routes

− Fares available on selected long-haul flights from November 30 − Lufthansa Group continues to expand its offering for more sustainable travel − Growing demand for Green Fares with already more than half a million guests − U.S. Green Fare flights available from Los Angeles to Zurich...

American plans expansion of high-speed Wi-Fi to nearly 500 regional aircraft

American currently makes high-speed connectivity available on 900 aircraft across its fleet – the most in the industry. Beginning in 2024, the carrier intends to continue that lead by bringing the availability of high-speed internet connectivity to nearly 500 dual-class regional aircraft. E...

airBaltic’s Expansion Continues, Over 200 Job Positions Available

As the company continues to expand, the Latvian national airline airBaltic has already recruited 347 employees during the first half of 2023. Thus, the total size of the team has exceeded more than 2 360 skilled professionals. Looking ahead, it is planned to attain the mark of approximately 2 500 em...

SPIRIT AIR INDIA SIGN LOI TO ACQUIRE SIX NEW BN2T-4S BRITTEN-NORMAN ISLANDER AIRCRAFT

India-based domestic commuter airline Spirit Air has signed a Letter of Intent for the purchase of 6 factory new BN2T-4S turboprop Islander aircraft from UK aircraft manufacturer, Britten-Norman.  The BN2T-4S Islander is powered by twin Rolls Royce (Allison) Model 250 turboprop engines and benefit...

Etihad’s on a Mission with these Impossible deals

Etihad Airways is on a mission to bring ‘Impossible Deals’ to its guests to coincide with the release of the feature film Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning Part One.   In celebration of its partnership with Mission: Impossible Dead Reckoning, Etihad has released sale fares which it has dub...

RwandAir set to launch daily direct London flights

Daily flights launch on 29 October 2023 RwandAir is to launch daily direct services between London Heathrow and Kigali this winter, as it continues to expand its European network and meet the extra demand for UK flights. The African airline, which has been operating from London since 2017, will ...

United Grows Its Electric Battery Portfolio with Investment in EPS

Electric Power Systems (EPS) modules are technology that could be compatible with and used in support of United's future decarbonizing investments United is targeting EPS modules for potential use in airline's current ground operations, while eyeing an all-electric flight academy in the future ...

Applications for airBaltic Pilot Academy Increases Tenfold

As the time when high school graduates submit documents for further studies has begun, great interest and demand can be observed at airBaltic Pilot Academy. While applications are accepted throughout the year, and new study groups are admitted four times annually, the summer months have marked an ex...

Finnair celebrates 75 years of flying to the Dutch capital

London, 20 July 2023: Finnair is celebrating 75 years of flying from its home hub in Helsinki to the Dutch capital of Amsterdam. Having launched flights on 20 July 1948, customers have been able to travel directly between Amsterdam Schiphol and Finland for three quarters of a century. Finnair...

RwandAir celebrates a decade of flying to Accra

London, 20 July 2023: RwandAir is today celebrating ten years of flying to Ghana’s capital Accra, having launched services in July 2013. RwandAir operates the Boeing 737-800 between Kigali and Accra. The airline offers customers four flights a week between Kigali and Accra, on Monday, Wednes...

BRITISH AIRWAYS TRIALS NEW DIGITAL WAYFINDING TOOL TO SUPPORT CUSTOMERS TRAVELLING THROUGH LONDON HEATHROW

British Airways is trialling new digital wayfinding technology to support customers travelling through London Heathrow Terminal 5 and Terminal 3 this summer The new technology provides connecting customers with clear instructions to help them navigate from their arrival gate to their onward ...

Korean Air resumes more routes to China and Japan

(Seoul, July 19, 2023) - Korean Air is resuming multiple routes to China and Japan, including Changsha, Wuhan, Weihai, Fukuoka and Nagoya, after a hiatus of three years and six months. The Seoul Incheon-Changsha route will resume operations with flights five times a week from July 19, and...

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