Transport & Shipping
June 27, 2013
The sultanate will have at least one low-cost carrier (LCC) by the first half of 2014 with the possibility of more licences being awarded, according to Salim Nasser Said al Aufi, chief executive officer of the Public Authority for Civil Aviation.
A Dh75 million Traffic Control System (TCS) has been installed in Mohammad Bin Zayed City in the capital, the Department of Transport (DoT) announced today.
Etihad Airways and Garuda Indonesia this week will commence new codeshare flights between Jakarta and Perth, the capital of Western Australia.
For the first time in the Airport’s history, Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) has become Airport Carbon Accredited.
BA has announced an increase in its schedule to Marrakech from daily to 10 flights a week and added a third weekly service to Agadir.
June 26, 2013
Emirates, one of the world’s fastest growing airlines, recently announced new appointments to senior management roles within the organisation which mirror the company’s growth and expansion.
Jerash Festival for Culture and Arts selected Royal Jordanian as a major partner and the official carrier of its 28th edition, which will start on June 26 and will continue through July 7.
Lufthansa German Airlines is calling on all caring souls this Ramadan to nominate a friend or colleague who they think would love to be reunited with their family.
June 25, 2013
Construction and transport sector contracts worth over $39 billion have been awarded for projects in the GCC in the first half of 2013, Qatar Rail is the top ranked awarding client and ABV Rock is the top ranked contractor by value of contracts awarded.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), will increase its Abu Dhabi-Sao Paulo service from three flights per week to a daily schedule from August 1, 2013.
Etihad Cargo has taken delivery of three new Boeing and Airbus wide-body freighters, bringing the carrier’s expanding fleet to nine aircraft, and heralding a massive 62 per cent increase in tonnage uplift capability.
Lexus introduced the all-new Lexus IS model range in the region to demonstrate a fresh direction for Lexus sedans.
Airport International Group announced the launch of its Summer Campaign on Sunday 23rd June, 2013.
June 24, 2013
Abu Dhabi Airports Company has launched its comprehensive four month staff summer safety and heat awareness campaign.
Ramada Downtown Dubai, located in Dubai’s most prestigious and vibrant district, participated in German Workshop, organised by the Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing (DTCM).