Tag: take off

Prime Minister wants Vietnam Airlines to ensure safe services to Russia

Prime Minister wants Vietnam Airlines to ensure safe services to Russia

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019 04:10 0

Vietnam Airlines should work to ensure safe and competitive services while operating flights to Russia. "Traveling between Vietnam and Russia is now more important than ... Read More

Embraer Praetor 600 now triple-certified by EASA and FAA

Embraer Praetor 600 now triple-certified by EASA and FAA

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019 00:20 0

Embraer announced today that the company's new Praetor 600 super-midsize business jet was granted its Type Certificate by EASA (European Union Aviation Safety Agency) and ... Read More

Tanzania’s oldest beach hotel to undergo major facelift before upgrading to 5-star status

Tanzania’s oldest beach hotel to undergo major facelift before upgrading to 5-star status

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- May 20, 2019 20:00 0

Indian Ocean’s Kunduchi Beach Hotel in Tanzania’s capital Dar es Salaam will undergo a major facelift to upgrade it into a Five Star beach hotel, ... Read More

African Tourism Board CEO flies home with South African terror victims on Egypt Air

African Tourism Board CEO flies home with South African terror victims on Egypt Air

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 20, 2019 09:40 0

African Tourism Board CEO Doris Worfel from Pretoria experienced a first-hand account on today's terror attack targeting a tour bus with South African visitors on ... Read More

Driving intra-African connectivity and cooperation through Alliance and partnership

Driving intra-African connectivity and cooperation through Alliance and partnership

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 17, 2019 10:00 0

The African Tourism Board is currently working hard to build partnerships within the aviation industry. "Seeing Africa as one destination is perfect for any airlines ... Read More

YQB 5K: 1,200 to run Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport’s runway

YQB 5K: 1,200 to run Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport’s runway

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019 19:50 0

On Saturday, August 24, 2019, Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) will be holding the first YQB 5K, where some 1,200 participants will have ... Read More

Prime Minister Holness encourages more investments in Jamaica’s tourism product

Prime Minister Holness encourages more investments in Jamaica’s tourism product

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 15, 2019 16:15 0

Prime Minister Holness is inviting more investors to tap into development opportunities in Jamaica, particularly in the tourism industry as he believes the trajectory of ... Read More

Huge flight outage grounds airlines: Passengers stranded

Huge flight outage grounds airlines: Passengers stranded

editor editor- April 1, 2019 18:19 0

A major computer outage is affecting flights all over the United States this morning causing delays across the nation, especially the West Coast. What caused ... Read More

Southwest Airlines announces new nonstop flights

Southwest Airlines announces new nonstop flights

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019 16:10 0

Southwest Airlines Co. today announced several new nonstop flights linking cities across the United States as it extends its bookable flight schedule through November 2, ... Read More

Boeing 737 Max not safe? 2 Crashes, 62 airlines in danger?

Boeing 737 Max not safe? 2 Crashes, 62 airlines in danger?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019 10:50 1

How safe is the brand new Boeing 737 Max 8? This a legitimate question to ask while search and rescue operations are in progress in Ethiopia after ... Read More

Crashed: Ethiopian Airlines ET302 Addis Ababa to Nairobi

Crashed: Ethiopian Airlines ET302 Addis Ababa to Nairobi

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019 08:44 8

Star Alliance carrier Ethiopian Airlines is reporting a fatal accident and crash. The jet is a brand new Boeing 737 MAX 8 - delivered to ... Read More

Making air travel affordable and accessible to the common man

Making air travel affordable and accessible to the common man

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- March 1, 2019 02:16 0

Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Mr. Suresh Prabhu, today advised state government to board the “Udan” regional connectivity scheme to give a ... Read More

30,000 flights won’t be able to land at Milan’s Airport Linate during Italy’s high summer season

30,000 flights won’t be able to land at Milan’s Airport Linate during Italy’s high summer season

Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN- February 26, 2019 00:18 0

Milan’s Airport Linate is not only very passenger friendly but also very easy to reach from Milan’s city center. There are three airports for Milan ... Read More

Germans travelers take off for Asia this Easter

Germans travelers take off for Asia this Easter

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2019 18:30 0

Hong Kong and China are the best-growing intercontinental destinations for Germans taking an Easter break this year. Flight bookings are ahead of 2018, and increased ... Read More

Tractor crashes into Israeli Prime Minister’s plane at Warsaw Airport

Tractor crashes into Israeli Prime Minister’s plane at Warsaw Airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 15, 2019 16:35 0

Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was forced to extend his stay in Warsaw for an extra day after a tug slammed against the landing gear ... Read More

Great Exhibition of the North success figures go public

Great Exhibition of the North success figures go public

editor editor- February 7, 2019 23:40 0

A full evaluation of the Great Exhibition of the North has been released to the public in celebration of its success. The evaluation has been ... Read More

Uganda Wildlife Authority protecting lions, communities and tourism

Uganda Wildlife Authority protecting lions, communities and tourism

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- January 8, 2019 00:21 0

Experiential tourism was introduced in Uganda to allow visitors to actively participate in monitoring animals that live in the park using tracking devices. Read More

India advocate: Let Mumbai celebrate all night long

India advocate: Let Mumbai celebrate all night long

editor editor- December 27, 2018 21:06 0

Advocate pushes for Mumbai government to allow non-residential zones in urban areas to remain open all night for legal entertainment Read More

London’s Gatwick Airport shuts down, grounds all flights

London’s Gatwick Airport shuts down, grounds all flights

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 20, 2018 14:53 0

Thousands of passengers have been affected by drones flying over the UK's second busiest airport's runways. London's Gatwick Airport's runway has been shut since Wednesday ... Read More

Hainan Airlines to launch Xi’an-Los Angeles service

Hainan Airlines to launch Xi’an-Los Angeles service

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 14, 2018 08:20 0

Hainan Airlines Holding Co., Ltd. plans to launch nonstop service between Xi'an and Los Angeles on December 31. It will be the first scheduled service ... Read More

Heathrow: The Great British take off

Heathrow: The Great British take off

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018 06:20 0

Today at Heathrow, Great British Bake Off 2016 winner, Candice Brown and food artist Michele Wibowo unveiled a 50kg gingerbread model of the airport, created ... Read More

First Airbus A380 dons new Lufthansa Design

First Airbus A380 dons new Lufthansa Design

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2018 08:15 0

Today, Wednesday, 12 December, the Airbus A380 landed in Germany for the first time in the new Lufthansa Design. The landing of the newly painted ... Read More

Malindi take off mishap spares passengers’ lives

Malindi take off mishap spares passengers’ lives

editor editor- October 10, 2012 23:58 0

(eTN) - The failed take-off attempt yesterday, Tuesday, October 9, by a South African-registered, twin-engined aircraft, registered as ZS-SSY, spared the lives of 8 passengers, ... Read More

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines suffers bird strike on take off

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines suffers bird strike on take off

editor editor- October 14, 2010 03:12 0

UGANDA (eTN) - The Amsterdam-bound KLM Royal Dutch Airlines flight on Sunday night was far from normal when a bird was apparently sucked into one ... Read More

Space tourism has yet to take off

Space tourism has yet to take off

editor editor- October 5, 2009 05:27 0

LOS ANGELES -- When a private spaceship soared over California to claim a $10-million prize, daredevil venture capitalist Alan Walton was 68 and thought he'd ... Read More

Kuwait’s new airline to take off in February

Kuwait’s new airline to take off in February

editor editor- November 24, 2008 04:37 0

KUWAIT CITY — Kuwait's new airline Wataniya Airways said on Sunday it will commence its first flights to Dubai in February. Read More

Airline set to take off Sept. 8

Airline set to take off Sept. 8

editor editor- August 20, 2008 03:41 0

At a time when airlines across the country are cutting back on flights and destinations, Wyoming-based Great Lakes Airlines is expanding — to Visalia Municipal ... Read More

All-business-class airlines take off despite past failures

All-business-class airlines take off despite past failures

editor editor- May 30, 2008 04:19 0

Like other business travelers, bluegrass music star Alison Krauss and her band were smitten by the charms of an all-business-class airline. Read More

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