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Garuda Indonesia Celebrate Delivery of First 777-300ER

777-300ER key part of Quantum Leap fleet revitalization program Boeing  and Garuda Indonesia celebrated the arrival of the airline’s first 777-300ER (Extended Range) in Jakarta Tuesday. The long-haul, twin-aisle airplane is the first of 10 777-300ERs delivered to the airline and is a key component of the Garuda Indonesia’s Quantum Leap fleet revitalization program. “The […]

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Wizz Tours to Debut its Online Travel Platform

Wizz Tours, the new online travel platform designed to bring more convenience and savings to holidaymakers, was today presented in Warsaw and Budapest. For the very first time Wizz Air is entering the package holiday market, widening its consumer friendly offer to existing passengers and capturing new customers. The new package holidays will go on […]

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Hawaiian Airlines Introduces State-of-the-Art A330 Simulator

For the first time in decades, pilots can complete training on-site at Hawaiian’s own facilities Hawaiian Airlines, Hawaii’s largest and longest serving airline, has unveiled a state-of-the-art Airbus A330 Full Flight Simulator (FFS) at its corporate headquarters to provide on-site training for its pilots. The simulator is manufactured by Sim-Industries, a subsidiary of Lockheed Martin, […]

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Austrian Airlines Given Top Rank in the World Airline Awards

World Airline Awards 2013: Austrian Airlines Given Top Rankings • Austrian Airlines among the ten best European airlines • Among the world’s top five airlines for Business Class Catering • Overall global ranking improved from 39th to 33rd Austrian Airlines once again achieved top ratings in the World Airline Awards 2013. It was ranked once […]

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Donetsk Becomes Wizz Air`s 2nd Ukrainian base

Wizz Air Ukraine announces its 2nd Ukrainian base – Donetsk as creating 1 Aircraft, 6 Routes, 275,000 Passengers and over 250 Jobs Wizz Air Ukraine, the first low-cost, low-fare airline in Ukraine, announced today its second Ukrainian base in Donetsk which will open on 1 October with one based new Airbus A320 aircraft. In addition […]

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Wizz Air`s Low Fares Land in Kosice

Wizz Air`s Low Fares Land in Kosice Flights to London available from EUR 29.99 Wizz Air, the largest low-fare, low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, announced today a new service from Slovakia’s second biggest city Kosice to London Luton commencing on 17 September. The route will initially operate twice weekly and will increase to 4 […]

Austrians Call for Abolishing the Airline Ticket Tax

Austrians Call for Abolishing the Airline Ticket Tax – 58 percent of Austrians support abolishing the airline ticket tax A clear majority or 58 percent of the Austrians interviewed said they supported abolishing the airline ticket tax. This was the conclusion of a representative survey of 1,000 Austrians carried out by the market research company GfK. […]

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United Airlines Employees Debut New Uniforms Worldwide

United Airlines Flight attendants, customer service agents among those debuting new uniforms today Tens of thousands of United Airlines employees worldwide – including flight attendants, customer service agents, technical operations and ramp workers – begin wearing newly designed uniforms today, the first time members of these work groups will wear similarly styled uniforms. More than […]

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Hawaiian Launches Nonstop Service to Sendai

Hawaiian Airlines Launches Nonstop Service to Sendai Hawaiian Airlines today launched its inaugural flight from Honolulu to Sendai, its fifth gateway in Japan and 10th new international destination it has introduced or announced in less than three years. Passengers of the inaugural flight enjoyed a festive island-style send-off at Honolulu International Airport before boarding, featuring […]

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Delta Air Lines Acquires 49 Percent Stake in Virgin Atlantic

Delta Air Lines Acquires 49 Percent Stake in Virgin Atlantic and Marks the Date with New Codeshare And Frequent Flyer Partnership Delta Air Lines and Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd. today detailed a codeshare agreement across 108 routes* that offers customers seamless connections to 66 destinations across North America and the U.K. Today’s codeshare announcement coincides […]