An Australian man has filed a lawsuit against UAE-based Etihad Airways for back injuries sustained by being seated next to an overweight man on a 14-hour flight from the Emirates to Sydney.
James Bassos said he was forced to twist and c
Jordan’s Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) handled over 3 million passengers from the beginning of the year till date, a 9.2 per cent decline compared to the same period in 2014.
However, year-to-date (YTD) cargo traffic fig
Abu Dhabi Airports reported today a 17.2 per cent increase in passenger traffic at Abu Dhabi International Airport during the first half of 2015, as compared to the same period last year.
During the H1 period, a total of 11,111,57
Emirati Police have arrested a British citizen (of Indian origin) for allegedly insulting security officers and airport personnel, as well as the UAE, after he missed his connecting flight from Abu Dhabi to India.
The traveller ca
National carrier Etihad Airways experienced one of its busiest travel periods during Eid-Al-Fitr with 291,518 guests flying across its global network – up 12 per cent on the 260,641 guests flown during the same period last year.
A foreign passenger has been arrested with a substance suspected to be marijuana, weighing 2.0597kg, the director of Bahrain’s Airports Customs announced.
Customs officers at Bahrain International Airport found the substance
State carrier Turkish Airlines said on Tuesday that its passenger numbers rose 8.5 per cent from the start of the year up to June, reaching 28.5 million people during the six-month period.
The load factor, which measures an airlin
Middle Eastern carriers witnessed a substantial increase in demand for international travel in May, with a 14 per cent increase, as travellers planned their holidays prior to the Ramadan period in June, said a report by International Air Transpo
Abu Dhabi International Airport registered solid growth across all key sectors in May with its passenger traffic hitting 1.87 million, up 14.9 per cent compared to the same period last year.
The cargo traffic also showed healthy g
GE Capital Aviation Services (Gecas), the aviation leasing and financing arm of GE, has announced the launch of its 737-800NG passenger-to-freighter conversion programme.
Under this, Gecas plans to convert up to 20 of its Boeing 7