Transport & Shipping
October 30, 2013
Royal Jordanian today diverted several flights supposed to land at Queen Alia International Airport to King Hussein International Airport in Aqaba due to heavy dust and sand in the area surrounding QAIA.
Emirates Holidays has unveiled the best-priced packages available in the market, for travel to Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur and Hong Kong from as low as AED 2,230 per person.
Spelling out Jazeera’s success recipe, Boodai says, “We do not overload ourselves with huge capacities. We do not order large numbers of aircraft. We provide the market with just the right size of capacity that is required. This proved to be a very successful recipe.”
Jazeera Airways released its September 2013 Operational Performance Report, which shows that the airline led in on-time performance against all other airlines in the Middle East during the month of September 2013 with a performance of 95%.
The idea was first floated by Ottoman sultan Abdoul Medjid in 1860 but technical equipment at the time was not good enough to take the project further.
Unveiled last month at the Frankfurt motor show, the Toyota FCV-R paves the way for a mid-size family fuel cell vehicle (FCV), marking the next step towards mass-produced hydrogen fuelled cars.
The construction of a $15.5 billion rail network project connecting six Gulf Arab states will commence late next year.
October 29, 2013
Oman is paving the way for future growth by developing a more modern and integrated transport infrastructure with the awarding of airport and roads project worth $20 billion, said a experts at a key forum in Muscat.
Swiss International Air Lines will commence scheduled services to Kiev with the start of the 2013/14 winter timetable period on 27 October.
Emirates celebrated its newest African connection with a high profile reception dinner held last night in Conakry, the Republic of Guinea.
Turkish Airlines and Euroleague Basketball will continue their unique partnership and title-sponsorship agreement for seven more seasons through 2020.
Jazeera Airways Group today announced a record year-to-date (YTD) net profit of KD14.1 million, making the first nine months of 2013 the airline’s most profitable nine-month period in history.
October 28, 2013
Jazeera Airways today joined the launch celebrations of Al Maktoum International Airport at Dubai World Central (DWC), the Middle East’s newest airport.
Ford Middle East is debuting the highly-anticipated all-new Fusion mid-size sedan and India’s best-selling EcoSport compact SUV at next week’s Dubai International Motor Show.
Royal Jordanian launched the free-ticket festival that will be available in the Jordanian market starting October 27, 2013, the first of the 50 days preceding the golden jubilee of the airline, which falls on December 15, 2013.