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Pilots said unregulated drones flown near airports can compromise aircraft safety leading to loss of lives.
January 27, 2015 - 14:44 GMT
“These drones are available everywhere now and people can easily buy them, but people have no awareness.

November 28, 2011

International Air Transport Association
11:10 GMT
(press release)

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global traffic results for October.

General Motors
08:45 GMT
(press release)

As part of its commitment to provide the best after sales and customer care experience, General Motors Middle East hosted the 2011 Dealer Technician Skills Competition in Dubai.

Etihad Airways
08:11 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways has made several changes to its London-bound flights ahead of the 24 hour strike by Border Agency staff across the United Kingdom on Wednesday, November 30.

Emirates' Mobile boarding pass
07:12 GMT

Emirates now offers customers in Doha the option of receiving a mobile boarding pass on their internet-enabled mobile device – providing customers with a stress-free, paperless travel experience.

Etihad Airways
06:10 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways announced it would outsource the accounting of passenger and cargo revenues to aviation accountancy specialist Kale Consultants Ltd. from April, 2012.

November 27, 2011

Etihad Airways
09:09 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.

Emirates Airline
06:28 GMT

Emirates kicked off its Rio de Janeiro countdown in style last night, as the airline got ready to launch daily services to the 2014 FIFA World Cup host city from 3rd January 2012.

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
06:07 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi International airport, launches today as part of its newly launched innovative website, an online competition giving contestants the chance to win 20 free flight tickets over 4 weeks.

Emirates Airline
05:54 GMT

Emirates’ A380 route network extended to Germany today with the launch of services to Munich.

Central Trade and Auto Company
05:40 GMT
(press release)

Central Trade and Auto Company recently announced receiving numerous entries for the international competition, Toyota’s Sixth Dream Car Art Contest, through the participation of several public and private schools in the Kingdom.

November 24, 2011

Emirates Airline
11:19 GMT

Emirates will be closing its check-in counters 60 minutes prior to a flight’s scheduled time of departure.

Jaguar Cars
11:12 GMT
(press release)

Land Rover MENAP is proud to partner with the forthcoming Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens taking place from 1st – 3rd December 2011, as the official vehicle sponsor for the second year running.

Quintin Cairncross, ExecuJet Group Flight Operations Director
10:40 GMT
(press release)

ExecuJet Middle East is proud to announce that they have won the Aviation Business Award 2011 as best business aviation operator in the region.

Gary Chapman dnata President
10:31 GMT

dnata the fourth largest air services provider in the world has today announced its first foray into the Indian market with the official launch of its travel services operation in India.

08:35 GMT

Saudi Arabia’s Prince Abdulaziz Al Faisal says he will have to turn up the power when he returns to action in Abu Dhabi next month as he tries to build on his early advantage in the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East.