Transport & Shipping
April 7, 2013
Etihad Airways is launching a Facebook application and competition encouraging fans to submit photos replicating the theme of the recently launched global brand advertising campaign.
April 4, 2013
Legacy airline alliances have outlived their usefulness, according to Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways’ President and Chief Executive Officer, James Hogan.
NBK Automobiles has extended working hours of its Aftersales Service Centers in line with its continued strategy to upgrade its portfolio of services and cater to clients’ needs with utmost convenience and ease.
April 3, 2013
Bahrain is a high growth market for Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) as air traffic between the two kingdoms continues to surge, the Saudi national carrier's top official said.
flydubai has introduced a new facilitation service offering passengers travelling on its flights to Azerbaijan, Russia and Ukraine the opportunity to apply for a visa through the flydubai Travel Shop.
Royal Jordanian will commence operating direct, regular cargo flights between Amman and Frankfurt starting April 7 this year.
April 2, 2013
Bahrain's Shura Council has approved new legislation aimed at tightening regulation in the country's aviation sector
Etihad Airways has commenced non-stop daily flights between Abu Dhabi and Washington, D.C., creating the first direct air link between the two capitals.
Central Trade & Auto Company announced a record increase in Lexus 2012 sales with 31,288 units sold during the year across the Middle East.
April 1, 2013
Turkish Airlines has added Houston to its growing Middle East network with flights launching the 220th destination to the largest country-network for an airline worldwide.
Emirates and Qantas have marked the official start of their historic partnership, with the first Qantas flights departing from Sydney and Melbourne to London via the international hub of Dubai on Sunday.
Borg al-Arab International Airport in Alexandria reopened Sunday after police strikes forced it to shut down.
March 31, 2013
Qantas reports a sharp increase in bookings to Europe since it signed a deal with Dubai’s Emirates, under which the first flight in partnership between the two airlines is due to take off on Sunday.
flydubai has announced operations to two new destinations in the CIS region: Dushanbe, the capital of Tajikistan and Osh in Kyrgyzstan.
Air Memphis departed Egypt’s International Airport on Saturday heading to Tehran to mark the first direct flight between the two capitals since the Islamic Revolution in Iran, more 30 years ago.