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Alitalia to launch its first ever direct Rome-Male flight from 31

Alitalia to launch its first ever direct Rome-Male flight from 31

25/4/2017. Alitalia will from 31 October launch its first ever scheduled direct flights between Italy and the Maldives. The new three-weekly Rome-Male service will operate for the whole winter season until 24 March 2018.

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Qatar Airways to offer high-speed broadband soon

Qatar Airways to offer high-speed broadband soon

25/4/2017. Qatar Airways will become the first airline in the Middle East to launch high-speed broadband on flights starting this summer.

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Oman Air welcomes new Boeing B787-9

Oman Air welcomes new Boeing B787-9

24/4/2017. Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, continues its ambitious expansion plans in 2017 boosting its fleet with new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner which joined recently on Saturday. This is in addition to the new 737-800s and 787-9 which were added to the fleet in 2017.

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Qatar Airways wins 'Airline with the Best Business Class' & 'Airline with the Best Cabin Crew'

Qatar Airways wins 'Airline with the Best Business Class' & 'Airline with the Best Cabin Crew'

24/4/2017. Qatar Airways has won two accolades at the prestigious Business Traveller Middle East Awards 2017.The national carrier has been named the “Airline with the Best Business Class” and the “Airline with the Best Cabin Crew” based on votes submitted by the readers of the regional edition of

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Air India to hire 80 co-pilots for wide-body Boeing planes

Air India to hire 80 co-pilots for wide-body Boeing planes

23/4/2017. State-owned Air India is hiring over 80 junior pilots for its wide-body Boeing B777 and B787 aircraft to meet the shortage of cockpit crew.The process to induct these first officers or co-pilots is in the final stage and they are expected to join Air India by next month, an airline sou

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Etihad to debut world’s first mobile expo unit at ATM

Etihad to debut world’s first mobile expo unit at ATM

23/4/2017. UAE's national carrier Etihad Airways said it will launch the world’s first mobile exhibition unit at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM), the premium travel and tourism show in Middle East, which opens in Dubai on April 24 (Monday).The innovative mobile exhibition will provide delegates w

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HIA first in GCC to receive ACI’s carbon accreditation

HIA first in GCC to receive ACI’s carbon accreditation

13/4/2017. Hamad International Airport (HIA) has become the first airport in the GCC to achieve Level 3 of ACI Airport Carbon Accreditation.Qatar’s world-scale airport said it has been rewarded for its environmental protection strategy, by successfully reaching Level 3 ‘optimisation’ status in th

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Airport conference and expo kicks off in Doha

Airport conference and expo kicks off in Doha

12/4/2017. The ACI Asia-Pacific Regional Assembly, Conference and Exhibition opened in Doha on Tuesday, hosted by Hamad International Airport (HIA), under the patronage of HE Jassim Seif Ahmed al Sulaiti, the Minister of Transport and CommunicationsAround 400 delegates representing 175 organisati

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Turkish Airlines expands presence in Russia

Turkish Airlines expands presence in Russia

12/4/2017. Turkish Airlines further strengthens its presence in Russia with the addition of Samara to its extensive flight network, making it the carrier's 250th international destination.Currently operating to Moscow, St.

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Transport, Communications Minister Opens Asia's Airport Conference and Exhibition

Transport, Communications Minister Opens Asia's Airport Conference and Exhibition

12/4/2017. HE Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim bin Saif Al Sulaiti inaugurated yesterday  the 12th conference and exhibition of Airport Council International (ACI) Asia Pacific Regional Assembly, which is hosted by Hamad International Airport (HIA).            In his opening speech

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