Transport & Shipping
February 7, 2012
Saudi Airlines Cargo has successfully transported a 73 tonne generator rotor from Chengdu, China to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia on behalf of Rabigh Electricity Company.
Flydubai has launched its enhanced in-flight entertainment system, offering more movies, TV programmes and audio than any other carrier in its class.
Etihad Airways announced the launch of flights to Lagos, the airline’s first destination in West Africa, from July 1, subject to regulatory approvals.
February 6, 2012
Emirates is driving forward its operations in Europe by announcing a third daily flight to Milan from 1st June, taking to 49 the number of weekly flights offered to Italy.
Award-winning airline Jazeera Airways, the largest airline serving the Middle East out of Kuwait, today issued its full-year 2011 operational performance report.
Following the first win for a TFSI engine 2001 and the historical first triumph for a diesel powered car 2006 the brand with the four rings targets yet another technical milestone at the world's most famous and most important endurance race.
Premier Motors, the exclusive importer of Land Rover and distributor of Jaguar in Qatar, carry on to be the official transport provider of the upcoming Qatar Total Open 2012 for a second year in a row.
February 5, 2012
Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota in the UAE, recently handed over a fleet of 35 Land Cruiser Prado’s to Dubai Police (DP), further reinforcing a long association of 60 years.
Al Bateen Executive Airport announced that Abu Dhabi Air Expo will gather major participants from the international and local general aviation community to bring aircraft to the static display.
February 2, 2012
Emirates celebrated its first full year of operations to Basra, marking the occasion with a celebratory cake for the station's employees.
The Emirates Group recognised the outstanding achievements of its staff today, during the Group’s annual Najm Chairman’s Awards, held at the company’s headquarters.
The International Air Transport Association reported that full year 2011 passenger demand rose 5.9% compared to 2010, in line with long-term growth trends.
February 1, 2012
Emirates, one of the world’s fastest growing airlines, has extended its reach into Africa with the launch of a new linked service to Lusaka and Harare.
The Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East has been given a fresh boost with the news that Qatar has joined the UAE, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia on the championship circuit for the first time.
Central Trade and Auto Company provided sponsorship for an initiative to plant 500 trees in the Palestinian territories of the West Bank and Gaza Strip.