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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.

October 30, 2013

The proposed railway will link Oman to Kuwait via United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia by 2018 (Courtesy of Arabian Business)
04:00 GMT

The construction of a $15.5 billion rail network project connecting six Gulf Arab states will commence late next year.

October 29, 2013

The experts said that Oman’s projects market had proved to be a stable source of opportunities for local and international contractors, they stated.
11:35 GMT

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 Airbus A330-300
10:26 GMT
(press release)

Swiss International Air Lines will commence scheduled services to Kiev with the start of the 2013/14 winter timetable period on 27 October.

At the ceremonial cake cutting event at Conakry International Airport to celebrate the first Emirates service into Conakry
07:46 GMT

Emirates celebrated its newest African connection with a high profile reception dinner held last night in Conakry, the Republic of Guinea.

Turkish Airlines
07:30 GMT
(press release)

Turkish Airlines and Euroleague Basketball will continue their unique partnership and title-sponsorship agreement for seven more seasons through 2020.

Jazeera Airways
04:54 GMT
(press release)

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 Group Chairman Marwan Boodai during the Airport's press conference
05:17 GMT
(press release)

Jazeera Airways today joined the launch celebrations of Al Maktoum International Airport at Dubai World Central (DWC), the Middle East’s newest airport.

Ford all-new Fusion
04:36 GMT
(press release)

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
04:28 GMT

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.

October 27, 2013

Airport International Group
12:10 GMT
(press release)

Airport International Group (AIG) – the Jordanian company responsible for the rehabilitation, expansion and operation of Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) – has announced passenger traffic and aircraft movements growth for September 2013.

The future aviation super hub was originally slated to open in mid-2009 but after failing to secure an operating license from the General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), Dubai Airports pushed back the launch date.
11:05 GMT

Dubai’s highly anticipated second airport, Al Maktoum International (DWC), opens to passenger traffic on Sunday - four years behind schedule.

The new Conakry service will be operated by an Airbus 340-300
10:28 GMT

Emirates today launched services to Conakry in the Republic of Guinea, marking its 24th destination in Africa and sixth new destination launch since January 2013.

During the event
09:13 GMT
(press release)

Central Trade and Auto Company hosted the Arab Technical Group (ATG), the Irbid District Electricity Company, and Arab Potash Company within three training sessions on Economic Driving.

Air Arabia 10-year anniversary celebrations
08:46 GMT
(press release)

Air Arabia today unveiled a specially designed 10-year anniversary aircraft livery, which marks the beginning of the 10-year anniversary celebrations.

The first Air Serbia aircraft is unveiled in Belgrade
04:25 GMT
(press release)

A new dawn broke for Serbia, as the country’s revitalised national airline took to the skies, with new aircraft, new routes and new partnerships setting Air Serbia on the way to its goal of becoming the region’s leading carrier.