Turkish Airlines expects to receive 35 new aircraft this year, including 10 wide-body planes, as part of a drive to increase the size of its fleet and lower the average age of its aircraft, a senior executive said on Tuesday.
Dubai-based Emirates airline is expected to carry about 55 million passengers this year, an increase from 51 million passengers last year, the airline's chairman Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al-Maktoum said.
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Turkish Airlines, one of the fastest growing airlines in the world, is set to achieve a sales target of $12.2 billion in 2016, with an overall capacity increase of 16 per cent over last year, it was revealed at the Arabian Travel Market (A
Dubai’s Emirates airline saw over 7 million passengers travel to and from the GCC, Middle East and North Africa last year.
Catering to its growing customer base in the region, Emirates offers a variety of thoughtful product and se
Brussels Airport reopened to a thin stream of passengers on Sunday, 12 days after suicide bombers destroyed its departure hall and killed 16 people.
Belgium's main airport had not handled passenger flights since two suspected
A new resolution to charge passengers a fee for using Dubai Airports facilities has been approved by HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, said a report.
An EgyptAir plane flying from Alexandria to Cairo was hijacked and forced to land in Cyprus on Tuesday by a man Cypriot state media said was demanding the release of women prisoners in Egypt.
After the aircraft landed at Larnaca a
All 62 people aboard a passenger jet flying from Dubai to southern Russia were killed when their plane crashed on its second attempt to land at Rostov-on-Don airport on Saturday, Russian officials said.
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Turkish Airlines, Europe's fourth-largest carrier, said its passenger numbers rose 11.2 per cent to 9.2 million people in the first two months of the year.
The flag carrier also said in a stock exchange filing that its load fa
China's leading airlines joined forces on Monday to blacklist rowdy passengers who have become an increasing problem as the number of travellers grows.
Air China, China Eastern, China Southern, Hainan Airlines and Spring Air s