Transport & Shipping
January 23, 2013
Etihad Airways Food and Beverage Manager Claudette Khamiss and Cabin Senior John Poladian have won the Gold Team Award for Maximising Sales Techniques at the 2013 Inflight Sales Person of the Year (ISPY2013).
January 22, 2013
Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways will finalise a deal to buy a stake in India's Jet Airways, the first such investment by a foreign carrier in an Indian airline since rules were relaxed last year, CNBC TV18 reported.
Etihad Airways will increase capacity on its Dublin flights, deploying a Boeing 777-300ER on the route from 2 July 2013.
January 21, 2013
Porsche Middle East and Africa has had an astounding year across the Middle East region with a 15 per cent sales increase on 2011 across all models.
Emirates is putting the full force of its A380 fleet behind Dubai’s bid to land the 2020 World Expo.
Jaguar will once again play proud host to the hotly anticipated Jaguar Style Stakes, which will take place at the world’s richest race day – the Dubai World Cup at Meydan Racecourse on Saturday 30 March 2013.
Etihad Airways is now offering its signature Etihad Chauffeur service to its Coral Economy class guests arriving or departing London Heathrow Airport.
Etihad Airways and Sydney Opera House announced a new three-year, multi-million dollar partnership.
January 20, 2013
Turkey has reportedly lifted ban on a Turkish cargo plane carrying Ghana’s commitments to Iran in gold, which had been locked up for lacking proper documents.
Jazeera Airways Group today announced the successful closing of its rights issue of 178 million shares, effectively raising the company’s capital by 74% to KD42 million.
Emirates will add more than 1400 seats a week on its Dar es Salaam – Dubai route by introducing a Boeing 777-300ER aircraft effective from 1st February 2013.
Once again, the SLS AMG GT3 from the customer team Abu Dhabi by Black Falcon claimed an unchallenged victory in the Dubai 24-hour race (10th to 12th of January 2013).
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, is offering free flights for 10-year-old guests* as a part of a year-long celebration of the airline’s tenth anniversary.
Emirates will showcase one of its fleet of 31 Airbus A380s during celebrations which will be held to mark the 45th anniversary of the independence of the Republic of Mauritius in March.
January 17, 2013
The number of passengers using Lebanon's Rafik Hariri International Airport increased 5 percent in 2012, said the Directorate of Civil Aviation Wednesday, adding that growth came despite a sharp decline in transit flights.