flydubai to operate direct flights to Dushanbe

flydubai has announced operations to two new destinations in the CIS region: Dushanbe, the capital of Tajikistan and Osh in Kyrgyzstan. Flights to both cities will operate twice a week, with Osh beginning on 24 April 2013 and Dushanbe one week later on 30 April 2013. flydubai’s CEO, Ghaith Al Ghaith, said: “With the addition … Read more

Royal Jordanian starts cargo route to Frankfurt

Share Tweet Share Share Email Comments Royal Jordanian commenced operating direct, regular cargo flights between Amman and Frankfurt on April 7. Initially, the airline will run one flight weekly. At the beginning of May, RJ will add another flight per week, and plans to reach three in 2014. VP Cargo Sales and Services Muath Majali … Read more

Etihad appoints UAE nationals as airport managers

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has appointed 34 Emirati employees to key roles across the airline’s global network. The UAE Nationals were appointed as Airport and Airport Duty Managers in 25 destinations across Europe, the United States, Middle East, South East Asia and the Pacific region. Most of these … Read more

Emirates announces second daily Airbus A380 service for Sydney

Emirates, one of the world’s fastest growing airlines, announced on Tuesday that it will add a second Airbus A380 service on the Dubai–Sydney route from 1 June 2013. The second A380 will operate on the early morning service and demonstrates the airline’s commitment to New South Wales and demand for the flagship aircraft. Currently served … Read more

Emirates announces second destination in the Philippines

Emirates announced that from 1st October 2013 it will begin daily, non-stop flights to Clark International Airport, the airline’s second destination in the Philippines. Emirates has been operating flights to Manila, the capital of the Philippines, since 1990 and, due to the demand, has continued to increase its flight frequency on the route to its current triple … Read more

flydubai launches new Juba route

flydubai has announced operations to Juba, the capital city of the Republic of South Sudan. Commencing on 21 April 2013, flights will operate four times a week between DubaiTerminal 2 and Juba Airport. flydubai’s CEO, Ghaith Al Ghaith, said: “We are pleased to start operations to Juba as it enables us to further broaden our … Read more

Emirates to open third destination in Japan

Emirates announced that it is increasing its commitment to Japan with the launch of daily, non-stop flights between Dubai and Tokyo Haneda on 3rd June 2013. Haneda Airport is located in Ota-ku, Tokyo and handles the majority of domestic flights to and from Tokyo; it opened its doors to international carriers following the opening of … Read more

Etihad Airways increases capacity on Dublin flights

Etihad Airways announced that its is to increase capacity on its Dublin-Abu Dhabi service by deploying a Boeing 777-300ER on the route from July 2, 2013. The Boeing 777-300ER will operate on the six EY42 flights out of Dublin, increasing capacity on the route by 34%. The increase will provide an additional 900 seats each … Read more