Saturday 11 July 2020

Cebu Pacific resumes Manila-Dubai route starting July 12

Cebu Pacific (CEB), the Philippines’ largest national flag-carrier, will resume its flights from Manila to Dubai starting July 12.   The flight (5J 18) will depart every Sunday at 6:55pm (Philippine Standard Time) from Manila, and Dubai to Manila (5J 19) e


Middle East Airlines gets first A321neo

Lebanon-based Middle East Airlines (MEA) has received its first A321neo aircraft from Airbus’ final assembly line in Hamburg, Germany.   The delivery is the first of nine aircraft to be delivered in the coming months.   The h


Etihad launches NDC partnership with Travelfusion

Etihad Airways has partnered with Travelfusion as it continues its New Distribution Capability (NDC) strategy launched earlier this year.   The venture will provide access for travel agents and corporate clients to Etihad’s content and enhance the sales di


Burj Al Arab Jumeirah gets top recognition

Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, the crown jewel in hospitality leader Jumeirah Group’s portfolio, has been named the Number One City Hotel in North Africa and the Middle East by Travel + Leisure at its World’s Best Awards.   Every year, Travel + Leisure &ndas


DXB welcomes tourists, return of foreign airlines

Dubai Airports today welcomed the resumption of scheduled operations by foreign carriers at Dubai International Airport (DXB).     A total of 13 international airlines resumed scheduled flights this week as Dubai opened its skies and arms to tourists e


Dubai Tourism launches digital campaign as city reopens to visitors

As Dubai reopened the city to international tourists on July 7, the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) marked the moment by launching its latest digital activation #Ready When You Are.   The short video is the third in a series of globa


Etihad announces new codeshare deal with Air Arabia Abu Dhabi

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has announced a codeshare agreement with Abu Dhabi’s first low-cost airline, Air Arabia Abu Dhabi.    Effective July 9, Etihad will place its ‘EY’ code on Air Arabia Abu Dhabi’s inaugu


Emirates to resume flights to six more cities

Emirates has announced it will resume flights to Geneva (from July 15), Los Angeles (from July 22), Dar es Salaam (from August 1), Prague and Sao Paulo (from August 2), and Boston (from August 15), offering customers even more travel options.   This will take th


Dubai has done 'whatever it takes to ensure visitor's safety'

Dubai has done whatever it takes to ensure that people who come to the city are safe, said a senior official, as Dubai slowly welcomes its first tourists this week.    Speaking to CNN’s John Defterios, Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, CEO and Chairm


Post-Covid-19 green recovery 'must embrace sustainable fuels'

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) emphasised the aviation industry’s commitment to its emissions reduction goals and called for the International Energy Agency (IEA) to prioritise investment in sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) to help power aviation’s contribution

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