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A lack of coordination on air traffic control among GCC states has been blamed for the region’s increasing congestion problems.
October 23, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
Failure to solve the GCC’s airspace congestion issues will negatively impact the Dubai economy.

June 9, 2013

Honda
07:17 GMT
(press release)

Customers looking to buy a new Honda vehicle can take advantage of Al-Futtaim Honda’s Super Summer offer valid across all its models.

Abu Dhabi Autism children and staff along with Etihad Airways staff
05:37 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, has donated the proceeds of its charity fun run marathon, held last month as part of the airline’s ten-year anniversary celebrations, to the Abu Dhabi Centre for Autism.

June 5, 2013

FLUENCE
12:09 GMT

Gulf Advantage Automobile announced an exciting campaign for one of its top selling models– Renault Fluence.

Turkish Airlines- Inaugural flight to Al Qassim
09:17 GMT
(press release)

Turkish Airlines is further strengthening its focus on Saudi Arabia with the launch of direct flights from Al Qassim to Istanbul, sustaining the momentum of one of the world’s fastest growing airlines.

Kia Carens
09:02 GMT
(press release)

Al Majid Motors Co., the sole distributor of KIA Motors in the UAE, yesterday unveiled the all-new Kia Carens during a glittering ceremony held in Jumeirah Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi.

Etihad Cargo
08:14 GMT

Etihad Cargo has unveiled a new global advertising campaign, its first since rebranding from Etihad Crystal Cargo to Etihad Cargo more than one year ago.

June 4, 2013

The destinations with highest traffic were India, Germany, Saudi Arabia, Thailand and Pakistan.
13:28 GMT

Traffic figures for the first four months of 2013 recorded a 14 per cent increase in passenger traffic compared to the same period last year.

IATA
13:00 GMT
(press release)

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that Qatar Airways will host the 70th IATA Annual General Meeting (AGM) and World Air Transport Summit.

Ayoola Brimmo, Master’s student in the Mechanical Engineering program and the inaugural Masdar Institute-Toyota Scholar
11:13 GMT
(press release)

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology and Toyota Motor Corporation jointly announced the inaugural Masdar Institute-Toyota scholar will successfully complete his two-year program in June 2013.

ADAC with Al Yasmina School
11:03 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company welcomed 127 grade two students from Al Yasmina School to Abu Dhabi International Airport last week.

Etihad Airways
09:59 GMT

Etihad Airways has launched a Meet and Greet service for guests arriving on Etihad Airways flights at Abu Dhabi International Airport.

The new double-width ULD awaits loading at Frankfurt International Airport
07:21 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways and Jettainer have partnered to launch a new lightweight and double-width Unit Load Device (ULD), known as type ALF.

June 3, 2013

James Harrison
11:49 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has appointed James Harrison as its new General Manager for Canada.

Turkish Airlines
09:34 GMT
(press release)

Turkish Airlines signed an agreement with Borussia Dortmund Germany's top league.

The International Air Transport Association
09:10 GMT
(press release)

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) opened its 69th Annual General Meeting (AGM) and World Air Transport Summit in Cape Town, South Africa today.