13 Oct 2017

Emirates Says it Could One Day Merge With Etihad

Emirates Says it Could One Day Merge With Etihad Take Clark’s constant warnings of the ‘threats’ Emirates had faced last year – that was to prepare the world for a steep decline in the airline’s profits… To read more of this story and other aviation industry news, simply subscribe below

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23 Aug 2017

El Al Signs Agreement with Aerolineas Argentinas

El Al Signs Agreement with Aerolineas Argentinas The Argentinean and Israeli national air carriers signed an agreement to begin flights between Buenos Aires and Tel Aviv. #Aerolineas Argentinas President Mario Dell”Acqua and an El Al vice president met on Friday at the Argentinean embassy in Tel Aviv to sign the

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04 Aug 2017

BOC Aviation Finalizes Deal to Acquire 10 Boeing 737 MAX 10

BOC Aviation Finalizes Deal to Acquire 10 Boeing 737 MAX 10 Boeing and #BOC Aviation Limited have finalized a deal for 10 737 MAX 10 airplanes. The announcement, first made at the 2017 Paris Air Show, is valued at approximately $1.25 billion at list prices. “We are pleased to be

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02 Aug 2017

Boeing Delivers First 737 MAX 8 to flydubai

Boeing Delivers First 737 MAX 8 to flydubai   #Boeing [NYSE:BA] and flydubai celebrated the delivery of the airline’s first 737 MAX 8, making the Middle East carrier the first in the region to operate Boeing’s newest single-aisle airplane. The plane is seen here taking off from Boeing’s Seattle Delivery

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17 Jul 2017

Delta Air Lines Hits Back at Ann Coulter in Seat Row

Delta Air Lines Hits Back at Ann Coulter in Seat Row Delta Airlines has hit back at conservative commentator Ann Coulter after she unleashed a social media tirade in a row over seat reassignment on one of the airline’s flights. Coulter, a prominent supporter of U.S. President Donald Trump during

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13 Jul 2017

Kuwait Airways signs agreement to sponsor pilot and engineering students

Kuwait Airways signs agreement to sponsor pilot and engineering students Kuwait Airways, the official national airline of the State of Kuwait, signed yesterday a protocol agreement with the Ministry of Higher Education, the Ministry of Economy, and the Ministry of Social Affairs and Labor, that will see the airline sponsor

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12 Jul 2017

‘Laptop Ban’ on Airplanes Expands but Wisely Gives Airlines a Way Out

‘Laptop Ban’ on Airplanes Expands but Wisely Gives Airlines a Way Out The Department of Homeland Security announced on March 21 that all personal electronic devices larger than a cell phone–such as a laptop–were banned from the cabin of direct flights to the U.S. from 10 Middle Eastern and African

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11 Jul 2017

easyJet to add Venice, Naples flights from Tel Aviv

easyJet to add Venice, Naples flights from Tel Aviv easyJet has announced two new routes from Tel Aviv, to Venice and to Naples. Both will be operated all year round. There will be three flights weekly to Venice, departing on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, starting from October 31, 2017. There

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06 Jul 2017

Qatar Airways says electronics ban in US-bound flights lifted

Qatar Airways says electronics ban in US-bound flights lifted The electronics ban imposed on flights from Qatar to the United States was lifted on Thusday, Qatar Airways said, following similar announcements by airlines from Turkey and the United Arab Emirates. Qatar Airways said all personal electronic devices can be carried

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05 Jul 2017

After 3 months of US ban on flight electronics, 2 countries lifted

After 3 months of US ban on flight electronics, 2 countries lifted On Tuesday, Turkey became the second nation on a list of eight Muslim-majority countries, where a ban on electronic devices in aircraft cabins heading to the United States has been lifted. In late March, the new US administration

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