International air travel growth rates on Europe-Middle East was up strongly, hitting 11.3 per cent in August, according to the latest figures released by the International Air Transport Association (Iata).
In contrast, Africa &nda
Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate, has been ranked among the top 10 of the world’s best airlines for flying Economy Class by Business Insider, a US-based global business news website.
Oman Air achieved ninth pl
Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate, has been announced as the winner of the ’Middle East’s Leading Airline Economy Class’ category at the recently World Travel Awards (WTA) 2013 in Dubai.
The number of passengers traveling in premium seats on international markets was just 1.2 per cent higher in February compared to a year ago, down on the January result of 3.3 per cent, a report said.
Economy class passenger numbers wer
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has increased the complimentary baggage allowance for its Coral Economy class guests to 30 kg.
Members of the Etihad Guest programme will enjoy additional allowances. For
Bahrain's national carrier Gulf Air has signed a partnership agreement with Social Insurance Organization (GOSI) to offer travel discounts to senior citizens, pensioners, and their immediate family members.
Under the agreement, eligible se
Swiss International Air Lines, Switzerland’s national carrier, is offering economy class passengers a scheme to upgrade to business class for a reduced premium.
Under the scheme, passengers who book a SWISS flight on economy class can upgr
Qatar Airways has won the airline award for Best Economy Class in the Middle East at a ceremony for travel industry professionals held in Dubai.
Readers of the monthly Business Traveller Middle East magazine voted the Doha-based airline as