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The insatiable appetite for connectivity is clear and consequently in-flight Wi-Fi is set to be one of the hottest trends for Middle East business aviation as we move into 2015,
December 9, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
While 9,450 new business deliveries valued at $280 billion are forecast between 2014 and 2024 around the world.

December 6, 2011

Etihad Airways
06:30 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, has successfully carried more than 100 historic manuscripts from Berlin’s State Library (Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin) to the National Library of Australia (NLA) in Canberra.

An Emirates Boeing 777 inflight
06:12 GMT

Emirates has flown a demonstration flight carrying the UAE Delegation to the 2011 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP17) in Durban, South Africa.

December 5, 2011

Lufthansa FlyNet from iPhone
11:09 GMT
(press release)

FlyNet allows passengers to stay connected while cruising at high altitude, Available as a hotspot through all cabin classes using WiFi-enabled device, 43 long-range aircraft fitted with FlyNet .

Jazeera Airways
09:26 GMT
(press release)

Jazeera Airways, Kuwait’s largest regional carrier, today announced that Business Class travelers may now check-in up to 60 kilograms of baggage for free, instead of the previously instated 40 kilograms.

Emirates Airline
06:03 GMT

Emirates has launched a Baggage Delivery service at Dubai International Airport.

December 4, 2011

Denise during her speech
07:17 GMT
(press release)

Bahrain Airport Company held a dinner banquet in honour of Ms. Denise McGregor, Head of Customer Services and Operations (Europe, Africa, Middle East, South America, UK) for British Airways (BA).

Etihad Airways
06:59 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, will host the 44th Annual General Meeting of the Arab Air Carriers Organisation (AACO) between 28 and 30 November.

Audi approved used car locator, Middle East
06:45 GMT
(press release)

Audi is making it even easier to purchase an approved used car from its model range in the Middle East.

Emirates Airline
06:05 GMT

Emirates has brought Italy into its broadening A380 network after the launch of a superjumbo service to Rome.

Etihad Airways
05:53 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways’ “Flying the Flag” flight over the seven emirates, marking the 40th anniversary of the UAE, took off from Abu Dhabi Airport at 5pm on National Day, December 2.

December 1, 2011

Etihad Airways
08:47 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways is giving away dozens of free tickets to two of its newest destinations; Dusseldorf in Germany and Chengdu in China.

Etihad Airways
06:05 GMT

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, is celebrating three years of its non-stop service between Abu Dhabi and Moscow.

November 30, 2011

Mercedes
12:57 GMT
(press release)

Nasser Bin Khaled Automobiles, the exclusive dealers of Mercedes-Benz in Qatar, and Mercedes-Benz official Field Force Team announced the launch of their Mobile Workshop in Doha.

dnata
11:12 GMT

dnata’s cargo operations at its terminal at Dubai World Central-Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) have reached record volumes as growth and expansion continue.

Etihad Airways
10:46 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways today announced significant changes to its daily Johannesburg service from January 24, 2012.