Transport & Shipping
Dubai, UAE – Emirates has received its 50th A380 aircraft, strengthening its position as the world’s largest international airline.
250 new jobs have been created by the United Kingdom’s largest automotive employer as the Land Rover Discovery Sport was confirmed as the latest model to be produced at Jaguar Land Rover’s Halewood plant.
To celebrate the holy month of Ramadan, Millennium Plaza Hotel Dubai recently hosted an Iftar for the media who enjoyed a wide variety of international cuisines and Arabic specialties at the Metro! Restaurant.
Djibouti said it had started legal action against DP World, seeking to rescind the Dubai-owned port operator’s concession in Africa’s largest container terminal in a row over how the contract was awarded.
July 9, 2014
Boeing said the 777X will introduce the latest technologies including "the most advanced commercial engine ever".
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has appointed Mrs Wuraola Oduntan as its new General Manager for Nigeria. The appointment takes effect from 1 July 2014.
British Airways has begun testing a hi-tech blanket which changes colour using brainwaves, to ensure it offers customers the best flight’s sleep in the sky.
Royal Jordanian invited 200 orphans from different charity organizations for an iftar banquet at the Children’s Museum of Jordan, one of Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah’s non-profit educational organizations.
Lexus today presented the “STROBE” project – an LED spectacle in which acrobats and stuntmen suspended across Kuala Lumpur’s night skyline were lit up in succession to create the illusion of acrobatic motion at impressive speed.
July 8, 2014
Airport International Group has witnessed continued growth for passenger traffic (PAX) and aircraft movement (ACM) at QAIA in May 2014.
Etihad Cargo, the freight division of UAE flag carrier Etihad Airways, has been awarded the ‘Air Cargo Industry Customer Care Award’ at the 2014 Air Cargo Week (ACW) World Air Cargo Awards.
July 7, 2014
"We have asked them to submit their bids for this project. We intend to sign the contract with the winning bidders in early October," he said.
Once users are on the Google Flight Search tool, they are able to quickly and easily conduct searches for different flight routings
Etihad Airways announced a partnership with Google to make it more convenient for travellers to view the airline’s flight schedules and fares on the search engine’s flight search tool.
July 6, 2014
Turkish Airlines, Europe’s best airline*, has launched round trip fares of AED 1,140, inclusive of all taxes and service charges, from Abu Dhabi to visit Istanbul during the Holy Month of Ramadan.