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In July this year, there were 2.9 million scheduled flights and 395 million scheduled global airline seats
August 26, 2014 - 08:29 GMT
That old saying, '€˜There’s no such thing as bad publicity’, probably applies to what the aviation industry has flown through in recent months.

September 28, 2011

Etihad Airways
11:57 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates, will provide onboard wireless internet on selected routes to Europe before the end of the year.

During Toyota Anti Counterfeit Press Conference
11:54 GMT
(press release)

Toyota Motor Corporation, have recently joined efforts to combat the menace of counterfeit auto parts trade in the UAE.

11:20 GMT

Iran-based carrier Mahan Air is supporting its expansion plans by signing a full content deal with Travelport, the business services provider to the global travel industry.

Gold Winner Opulence
09:24 GMT

Skywards, Emirates Airline award-winning frequent flyer programme, announced the three winners of the 2011 Skywards Future Artists Competition.

Al Bateen Executive Airport
08:56 GMT
(press release)

Al Bateen Executive Airport, the Middle East’s first dedicated executive airport operated by Abu Dhabi Airports Company, is gearing up for the 2011 Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

James Hogan, Etihad Airways Chief Executive Officer at Etihad’s reception in Paris marking five years of operation
08:37 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, is celebrating five years of its non-stop services between Paris and Abu Dhabi.

08:17 GMT
(press release)

The current European sovereign debt crisis, and its expected impacts on European banks, gives new impetus to aircraft investment opportunities for Middle East investors.

Etihad Airways
07:34 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates, today announced a codeshare agreement with Vietnam Airlines.

Hassan Al Majed, Director General of GOP
06:44 GMT
(press release)

A fund for promoting and supporting maritime education and training through scholarships to Bahraini students has been announced by GOP.

September 27, 2011

Etihad Crystal Cargo
13:24 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Crystal Cargo has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to be the first cargo airline to act as a vendor within the WCA Family network.

Coppa di Sicilia
13:18 GMT
(press release)

Take a trip back in time with Enzo Ferrari through the silver screen with ‘Coppa di Sicilia’, an exclusive short film specially commissioned and screened at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi’s Cinema Maranello.

Emirates SkyCargo
09:59 GMT

Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates Airline, yesterday celebrated the inaugural service on its new Far East and Australasia freighter route.

General Civil Aviation Authority
09:48 GMT

The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has launched an On-Line Facility for Bird Strike and Wildlife Hazard Reporting as part of the existing Reporting of Safety Incidents (ROSI) system.

Jaguar C-X16
09:40 GMT
(press release)

Jaguar Land Rover displayed its global product leadership and brand strength by winning two of the most important media awards, from Autoweek, at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show.

09:37 GMT
(press release)

(IATA) reiterated the air transport industry’s commitment to its ambitious agenda to reduce CO2 emissions.