DOHA- The official membership of the Gulf carrier Qatar Airways can be considered as a historical event for the entire air transport industry and of course for the global alliance oneworld. For the
Myanmar has updated its aviation agreements with South Korea and Bangladesh to open the way for commercial flights.
CHICAGO - United Airlines has made seats available for sale on its new nonstop flights to Chengdu, China. The airline intends to operate three-times-weekly service from its San Francisco hub beginning
BANGKOK - Rail link operator SRT Electrified Train Co (SRTET) is looking at opening until early next year a city check-in system at Makkasan rail station according to chief executive Peerakan
LONDON - Airbus reveals new research into the impact seat width makes to levels of passenger comfort on board long haul economy flights; calling on the aviation industry to set a minimum standard of
MANILA – Qatar Airways celebrated the launch of non-stop daily flights to Clark Manila International Airport in the Philippines.
PADANG- Indonesian national carrier Garuda Indonesia is growing fast and is preparing now to enter the global alliance Skyteam by the first quarter of 2014, explains Ryanto Winarso, General Manager of
The Japanese embassy in Thailand denies what it called groundless statements that suggested its government would suspend visa exemption for Thai nationals 1 January 2014.
THAI Smile, the light-premium airline business unit of Thai Airways International, will launch services from Bangkok to Chongqing and Changsha 27 October.
KNUTSFORD - Leading in-flight entertainment provider, IFE Services, a subsidiary of Global Eagle Entertainment, announced that it is supplying Singapore Airlines with Korean movies.
BANGKOK - Chongqing, the economic centre of Sichuan and Changsha, with a population of 3.6 million inhabitants, will be linked from the end of the week to Bangkok. Chokchai Panyayong, Thai Airways
Russia’s Nordwind Airlines will open a direct Nizhnij Novgorod – Cam Ranh Bay route starting 25 October, to serve an increasing demand for holiday travel in Vietnam.
JAKARTA - Moment of truth for Lion Air: Indonesia’s largest air carrier –it controls 50% of total domestic market or 35 million passengers with a fleet of 123 aircraft- experienced a terrible last
LONDON - As part of our continued commitment to provide customers with the best possible travel experience, all British Airways operated flights to and from Bangkok will move from London Heathrow
CHICAGO - United Airlines has applied to the U.S. Department of Transportation for authority to provide daily nonstop service from the airline's hub at San Francisco International Airport to Haneda
Philippine Airlines (PAL) is pleased to announce the re-introduction of direct flights from London Heathrow to Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Manila, with the first flight landing on 4 November
SINGAPORE – Starting Monday through Wednesday, Tigerair will debut its No Hidden Charge All-in 2-Way Fare promotion to 33 exciting destinations. Available at two very attractive fares of S$120 and
BEIJING - It was announced on October 17th that Hainan Airlines (HNA) began its codeshare with Siberia Airlines (S7) on several routes including: Beijing = Moscow, Beijing = St. Petersburg, Beijing =
MANILA - “The equivalent in released energy of 32 Hiroshima bombs”. This is what Renato Solidum, head of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology, said about the terrible earthquake
JETSTAR Group is ramping up its presence in Indonesia through a 48 per cent boost in flight capacity to the country by end-October and the opening of a third Jetstar Travel Shop in Indonesia.
KUALA LUMPUR – In partnership with Malaysian Airlines, the Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) recently hosted a familiarisation trip for 10 Australian corporate meetings & incentive
BANGKOK - Proposed visa exemption for regular passport holders will offer Chinese and Thai tourists more convenience, and promote closer bilateral people-to-people exchanges, Chinese Premier Li
SYDNEY - Virgin Australia has been announced as platinum sponsor and the first airline partner for Dreamtime 2013, Tourism Australia’s signature activity for the growing business events market.
During a one-month period, all Travel Agents around the world have been asked to participate in the first ever Worldwide APG AWARD survey to determine which Airline, in the Distribution area, deserves
VIETNAM Airlines recently announced it would boost domestic services during the Vietnamese New Year (Tet) holidays next year to meet increased demand.