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Organizational changes and retailing investment focus support ATPCO’s road to transformation

Organizational changes and retailing investment focus support ATPCO’s road to transformation

editor editor- February 22, 2019 02:21 0

One year following its acquisition of Routehappy, the first for the 54-year-old company, ATPCO announced that it has fully integrated Routehappy into the organization, bolstering ... Read More

European airlines lead 2018 a la carte revenue estimate at $22.5 billion

European airlines lead 2018 a la carte revenue estimate at $22.5 billion

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019 16:37 0

The latest airline industry report estimated airline a la carte revenue at $65 billion worldwide for 2018. Each year IdeaWorksCompany analyses the ancillary revenue disclosures ... Read More

IATA urges US government, industry, to work together to grow aviation’s benefits 

IATA urges US government, industry, to work together to grow aviation’s benefits 

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019 20:22 2

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) urged the United States government and industry to work together to ensure that aviation is able to accommodate an ... Read More

Air Astana reports $5.3 million net profit in 2018

Air Astana reports $5.3 million net profit in 2018

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019 19:05 0

Air Astana has declared unaudited net profit for 2018 of US$5.3m, driven by higher revenues and higher jet fuel costs. Total airline revenue rose by ... Read More

Warning: Lufthansa is suing passengers trying to collect more for already completed flights

Warning: Lufthansa is suing passengers trying to collect more for already completed flights

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 13, 2019 05:36 0

Airlines are upset about playing games with their customers, specially when they're not always succeeding sucking more money from a passenger. Lufthansa German Airline is ... Read More

IATA’s chief speaks at CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Affairs Summit in Doha

IATA’s chief speaks at CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Affairs Summit in Doha

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019 16:20 0

Alexandre de Juniac, IATA’s Director General and CEO addressed the CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Affairs Summit in Doha, Qatar today: It is a great pleasure ... Read More

Oneworld unveils major benefits for customers and airlines

Oneworld unveils major benefits for customers and airlines

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 1, 2019 17:30 0

The CEOs of oneworld member airlines today met in London to unveil a radical transformation of the global alliance as it marks the 20th anniversary ... Read More

Contour Airlines nearly doubles the size of its regional jet fleet

Contour Airlines nearly doubles the size of its regional jet fleet

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019 16:05 0

Contour Airlines announced today that it has completed the acquisition of five additional Embraer ERJ-135 regional jets, bringing its ERJ fleet size to 11, and ... Read More

Swoop’s inaugural flight from Abbotsford lands in Puerto Vallarta

Swoop’s inaugural flight from Abbotsford lands in Puerto Vallarta

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 12, 2019 18:15 0

Today Swoop celebrates its inaugural flight from Abbotsford International Airport (YXX) to Puerto Vallarta's Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR). Swoop flight WO600 departs ... Read More

Nepal airfares are going on Sunday

Nepal airfares are going on Sunday

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 11, 2019 07:56 0

Domestic airfares are going down in Nepal as of Sunday. Fuel surcharge was slashed following a drop in the price of aviation fuel. The surcharge ... Read More

The Love Field Legend dies: Herb Kelleher started Southwest Airlines on a cocktail napkin

The Love Field Legend dies: Herb Kelleher started Southwest Airlines on a cocktail napkin

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 4, 2019 04:30 0

Southwest Airlines tweeted: We already miss you, Herbie. We now have to imagine ourselves without Herb. The hashtag #HonoringHerb was established. Today Herb Kelleher, co-founder of Southwest ... Read More

Iconic Eurail Pass restructured with unprecedented price reductions

Iconic Eurail Pass restructured with unprecedented price reductions

editor editor- January 4, 2019 00:52 0

Eurail, the all-in-one train Pass that gives travelers access to the most trains in Europe, announced transformative product developments including price reductions and expanded offerings ... Read More

New low-cost carrier orders 60 Airbus A220-300 jets

New low-cost carrier orders 60 Airbus A220-300 jets

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 3, 2019 16:20 0

The start-up US low-cost airline has signed a firm order with Airbus to purchase 60 A220-300 aircraft. Code-named “Moxy”, the new airline venture is led ... Read More

Saudi flyadeal to purchase up to 50 Boeing 737 MAX jets

Saudi flyadeal to purchase up to 50 Boeing 737 MAX jets

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 22, 2018 01:45 0

Boeing and flyadeal today announced the Middle East carrier is growing its fleet with the 737 MAX to take advantage of the airplane's fuel efficiency, ... Read More

Virgin Australia’s Denpasar Christmas delivery for Darwin

Virgin Australia’s Denpasar Christmas delivery for Darwin

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 19, 2018 15:12 0

Virgin Australia has delivered just what Darwin International Airport wanted for Territorians this festive season, with the announcement of a new three times weekly, seasonal ... Read More

TAP Air Portugal adds third new U.S. route for 2019

TAP Air Portugal adds third new U.S. route for 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018 08:10 1

TAP Air Portugal will fly five weekly nonstop round-trips, year-round, between San Francisco and Lisbon from June next year. San Francisco International Airport (SFO) will ... Read More

IATA: Airlines heading for a decade in the black

IATA: Airlines heading for a decade in the black

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2018 06:30 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) forecasts the global airline industry net profit to be $35.5 billion in 2019, slightly ahead of the $32.3 billion ... Read More

Holiday Travel using U.S. airports: The best and the worst

Holiday Travel using U.S. airports: The best and the worst

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018 20:33 0

U.S. airlines carried 72.3 million passengers in December 2017, a new all-time high, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS). Read More

Boarding simplified: Delta extends branded fares to boarding order

Boarding simplified: Delta extends branded fares to boarding order

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2018 08:55 0

Zone boarding, an aviation standard for decades, will soon be a thing of the past for Delta customers as the airline makes a global shift ... Read More

Airlines for America Forecasts Busy Air Travel this Holiday Season

Airlines for America Forecasts Busy Air Travel this Holiday Season

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 10, 2018 22:20 0

Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, today projected that 45.7 million passengers will travel on U.S. airlines over ... Read More

IATA: Airline passenger demand rebounds in October

IATA: Airline passenger demand rebounds in October

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018 07:30 1

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for October showing that demand (measured in revenue passenger kilometers, or RPKs) rose 6.3% ... Read More

World Travel Monitor: European outbound travel grows by five percent

World Travel Monitor: European outbound travel grows by five percent

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018 06:30 0

Spain has been unable to maintain its strong growth of international visitors of recent years, while Turkey is attracting more holidaymakers again. Greece is also ... Read More

Guam Tourism controlled by United Airlines and Kim Jong-un

Guam Tourism controlled by United Airlines and Kim Jong-un

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 26, 2017 01:18 4

Yesterday, I traveled on a United Airlines flight from Shanghai to Guam. The plane was almost empty, perhaps 15 passengers on board. Looking at reservation ... Read More

Cebu Pacific breaks 10 million mark in passenger volume

Cebu Pacific breaks 10 million mark in passenger volume

editor editor- July 28, 2016 07:59 0

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines' carrier, Cebu Pacific, flew over 10 million passengers from January to June this year, an increase of 9% over the ... Read More

Authentic Polynesia with three kings ruling a French territory on the Blue Continent

Authentic Polynesia with three kings ruling a French territory on the Blue Continent

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 29, 2016 05:13 0

eTN this week attended FESTPAC hosted on the U.S. West Pacific island of Guam. It's a festival of cultures and people representing the beautiful Blue ... Read More

Filipino tourist arrivals in Guam up 125%

Filipino tourist arrivals in Guam up 125%

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 6, 2016 19:23 0

The only low-cost carrier operating between the Philippines and Guam, Cebu Pacific, is encouraged by recent statistics from the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) indicating that ... Read More

US airlines ignore sluggish economy, hike fares

US airlines ignore sluggish economy, hike fares

editor editor- September 10, 2011 06:14 0

NEW YORK - The sluggish economy hasn't stopped airlines from hiking the price of flying ... again. Read More

American Airlines, American Express Global Business Travel reach direct connect understanding

American Airlines, American Express Global Business Travel reach direct connect understanding

editor editor- August 19, 2011 02:54 0

FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines (AA), a wholly-owned subsidiary of AMR Corporation, and American Express Global Business Travel, a division of American Express Travel ... Read More

Airlines up fares to offset high fuel costs

Airlines up fares to offset high fuel costs

editor editor- June 13, 2011 02:31 0

Dubai - Airlines around the world will have to increase fares by about five per cent to offset the massive 50 per cent surge in ... Read More

Travelport and flydubai reach landmark distribution agreement

Travelport and flydubai reach landmark distribution agreement

editor editor- May 23, 2011 08:35 0

Dubai's first low-cost airline, and Travelport, the business services provider to the global travel industry, have reached a landmark agreement recently that will ensure that ... Read More

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