Tag: Low-Cost Carriers

Canadian air travelers to benefit from new Air Passenger Protection Regulations

Canadian air travelers to benefit from new Air Passenger Protection Regulations

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019 19:45 0

Air travel is essential to Canada's economic growth and prosperity. Canadians, tourists and businesses all benefit from a safe, efficient and more transparent air industry. ... Read More

35 airlines confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai

35 airlines confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019 16:12 0

More than 30 airlines have confirmed their participation at the inaugural CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa – co-located with Arabian Travel Market 2019 and ... 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

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

How Services like Airbnb and Skyscanner Changed the Attitude to Traveling

How Services like Airbnb and Skyscanner Changed the Attitude to Traveling

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 24, 2019 07:39 0

Two decades ago, a simple traveler could hardly imagine buying cheap flights in a few clicks or staying at the world’s most authentic places affordably ... Read More

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

editor editor- January 8, 2019 02:40 0

Players in the travel and tourism ecosystem in Africa travel look forward to 2019 with full optimism. Read More

EasyJet flies into Gdansk, Poland

EasyJet flies into Gdansk, Poland

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 21, 2018 17:10 0

British low-cost carrier easyJet announced its Gdansk entrance with a new route to Berlin-Tegel. The sale of tickets has already begun, adding Gdańsk as the ... Read More

India has excellent news for Boeing

India has excellent news for Boeing

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 19, 2018 08:13 0

This year alone, more than 10 million passengers, on average, traveled within India each month, and this is excellent news for Boeing. Read More

About to be on Strike: Flair Airlines

About to be on Strike: Flair Airlines

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 7, 2018 18:16 0

The Canadian Union of Public Employees has filed 72-hour strike notice for Local 4060, representing 139 flight attendants who work for ultra-low-cost carrier Flair Airlines. Read More

Middle East low-cost carriers grow at incredible rate

Middle East low-cost carriers grow at incredible rate

editor editor- October 3, 2012 00:50 0

The Middle East’s low-fare sector has demonstrated a dramatic pace of growth in the last decade which shows no signs of abating, according to OAG, ... Read More

Middle East’s low-cost carriers grow at incredible rate

Middle East’s low-cost carriers grow at incredible rate

editor editor- October 1, 2012 04:44 0

ABU DHABI, UAE - The Middle East’s low-fare sector has demonstrated a dramatic pace of growth in the last decade which shows no signs of ... Read More

Asian budget carriers opening new frontier in long-haul travel

Asian budget carriers opening new frontier in long-haul travel

editor editor- March 16, 2012 08:20 0

While European carriers are facing turbulent times, some Asian airlines are hoping that a cut-price long-haul model will find a ready market in Asia's growing ... Read More

Lonrho and Stelios take over Fly 540

Lonrho and Stelios take over Fly 540

editor editor- January 17, 2012 04:46 0

(eTN) - It was learned over the weekend that a new ownership has emerged at Fly 540 aviation, when Lonrho, with their new partners Sir ... Read More

Speculation grows over involvement of EasyJet’s Stelios in African LCCs

Speculation grows over involvement of EasyJet’s Stelios in African LCCs

editor editor- December 10, 2011 08:40 0

(eTN) - Over the past weeks, speculation has been growing in Eastern Africa about a potential involvement by former EasyJet’s top executive, Stelios Iannou, said ... Read More

Let the East African air wars commence

Let the East African air wars commence

editor editor- August 12, 2011 06:14 0

(eTN) - Kenya Airways (KQ) confirmed earlier this week that they registered a new business name, "Jambo Jet," generally perceived to be the national airline’s ... Read More

Air France to replicate low cost competition?

Air France to replicate low cost competition?

editor editor- November 26, 2009 22:41 0

PARIS (eTN) - Over the last few weeks, rumors and false information on a possible conversion of Air France-KLM short/medium-haul network into a low-cost operation ... Read More

Global airline capacity and flight volumes continue to decline, statistics reveal

Global airline capacity and flight volumes continue to decline, statistics reveal

editor editor- March 25, 2009 09:32 0

The world's airlines have scheduled 4.9 percent fewer flights for March 2009 compared with the same month last year, with a 3.3 percent drop in ... Read More

AirAsia X opens a new era for low-cost travel in Europe

AirAsia X opens a new era for low-cost travel in Europe

editor editor- December 11, 2008 05:38 0

AirAsia X, the long haul subsidiary of low-cost carrier AirAsia, announced with much fanfare in London the launching of a five-time weekly service between Kuala ... Read More

Aviation is ‘not such a good business’

Aviation is ‘not such a good business’

editor editor- April 30, 2008 09:01 0

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (eTN) - The Airline Distribution 2008 Conference went on as scheduled last week despite no-show speakers. Held here in the Malaysian capital, ... Read More

Dubai, Syria to launch new airlines

Dubai, Syria to launch new airlines

editor editor- March 20, 2008 12:55 0

Two new airliners are to join the rapidly developing aviation industry in the Middle East. Ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Muhammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, earlier ... Read More

European airlines to dominate world as Lufthansa buys into JetBlue

editor editor- December 18, 2007 10:56 0

SYDNEY, Australia - Lufthansa and major US low-cost carrier (LCC) JetBlue last week announced that Lufthansa had acquired a 19 percent equity holding in the ... Read More

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