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Jazeera Airways Named Low Cost Airline of the Year

Jazeera Airways Named Low Cost Airline of the Year

16/10/2017. Jazeera Airways, a national airline of Kuwait, operating regionally and internationally, received the ‘Low Cost Airline of the Year’ Award at the annual Aviation Business Awards 2017 held in Dubai, October 11.

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Boeing and Airbus accept Qantas’s ultra-long-haul challenge

Boeing and Airbus accept Qantas’s ultra-long-haul challenge

16/10/2017. Qantas officials have said that Boeing and Airbus are both vying to make modifications to their aircraft that would make 20-hour passenger flights viable, after the airline issued a challenge to the manufacturers to develop aircraft capable of flying non-stop from Sydney to London and

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Luxury jet buyers mull resale value in tough market

Luxury jet buyers mull resale value in tough market

15/10/2017. Members of the elite private jet set are customizing their planes with full-sized showers, beds and windows - but when it comes to decorating, an increasing number are steering clear of gold panels and gaudy features, opting instead for the airborne equivalent of beige.The reason, ind

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Turkish Airlines records 81.5% load factor in September

Turkish Airlines records 81.5% load factor in September

15/10/2017. Turkish Airlines recorded 81.5% load factor (LF) in September 2017, the highest in the last five years, according to a statement.Traffic results last month showed that total LF improved significantly by 5.7 points to 81.5%, while international LF increased by 6.1 points to 81% (Septem

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130 new aircraft delivered globally in August: IATA

130 new aircraft delivered globally in August: IATA

15/10/2017. Some 130 new aircraft were delivered globally in August; a slight reduction from the 143 delivered in the same period last year, IATA’s latest report has shown.  All told, 43 fewer aircraft were delivered in the first eight months of 2017, compared to the same period a year ago (987 v

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Singapore Airlines to introduce ‘From Farm to Plane’ concept

Singapore Airlines to introduce ‘From Farm to Plane’ concept

12/10/2017. Singapore Airlines has committed to significantly enhance sustainability practices in its in-flight food and beverage offerings. Under the new initiative, a “From Farm to Plane” concept will be introduced to promote environmental sustainability and support local farmers’ communities.

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Kuwait to complete $4.8bn airport projects by 2020

Kuwait to complete $4.8bn airport projects by 2020

12/10/2017. The Kuwaiti government has announced plans to complete three major airport projects, being built at a total investment of KD1.45 billion ($4.79 billion), over the next three years, said a report.

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Boeing, Air India Celebrate Airline's 125th Delivery

Boeing, Air India Celebrate Airline's 125th Delivery

12/10/2017. Boeing and Air India celebrated the delivery of the airline's 125th airplane from Boeing.

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Air New Zealand’s Houston service to go daily

Air New Zealand’s Houston service to go daily

11/10/2017. 

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Turkish Airlines breaks passenger record

Turkish Airlines breaks passenger record

11/10/2017. Turkey's national flag carrier carried 6.9 percent more passengers in the first nine months of 2017 compared to last year, setting a new record, the airline announced Monday.Turkish Airlines carried 51.6 million passengers in January-September 2017, the company said in a statement.Ove

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