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Ex-British Airways crew member recalls first transatlantic flight

EX-BRITISH AIRWAYS CREW MEMBER RECALLS FIRST TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT

Peggy Thorne, 91, served passengers on the groundbreaking BOAC flight from London to New York on October 4, 1958, after being hand-picked...

Curacao announces new managing director/CEO of Tourism Development Foundation

CURACAO ANNOUNCES NEW MANAGING DIRECTOR/CEO OF TOURISM DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION

The Curacao Tourism Development Foundation has announced the appointment of Paul Pennicook as Managing Director/CEO. A graduate of...

 
 
 
Saudi Arabia successfully launches biometric technology to reduce long queues

SAUDI ARABIA SUCCESSFULLY LAUNCHES BIOMETRIC TECHNOLOGY TO REDUCE LONG QUEUES

A pilot programme allowing religious tourists to file biometric data in their home countries has been hailed as a success, according...

Japan to set up electronic visa system from April 2020 to attract 60 million foreign visitors

JAPAN TO SET UP ELECTRONIC VISA SYSTEM FROM APRIL 2020 TO ATTRACT 60 MILLION FOREIGN VISITORS

The Japanese government will launch an electronic system for tourist visa applications in April 2020. This is an effort to achieve...

 
 
 
How to use Bluetooth with Airplane Mode on iPhone

HOW TO USE BLUETOOTH WITH AIRPLANE MODE ON IPHONE

Airplane Mode is sort of outdated at this point, at least the term. Most airlines and airplanes nowadays are equipped with in-flight...

Lufthansa Group Airlines welcome around 13.7 million passengers on board in September 2018

LUFTHANSA GROUP AIRLINES WELCOME AROUND 13.7 MILLION PASSENGERS ON BOARD IN SEPTEMBER 2018

In September 2018, the Lufthansa Group airlines welcomed around 13.7 million passengers. This shows an increase of 8.8 percent compared...

 
 
 
Delta's new A220 narrowbody coming on sale for January debut

DELTA'S NEW A220 NARROWBODY COMING ON SALE FOR JANUARY DEBUT

The next era of air travel starts S​aturday with Delta selling top domestic business routes on the new A220-100 aircraft, a state-of-the-art...

Delta Air Lines announces 2018 September Quarter profit

DELTA AIR LINES ANNOUNCES 2018 SEPTEMBER QUARTER PROFIT

Delta Air Lines is updating and replacing one table exhibit in a press release issued at 7 a.m. ET this morning, “Delta Air Lines Announces...

 
 
 
Air New Zealand debuts spatial computing travel experience for Magic Leap One

AIR NEW ZEALAND DEBUTS SPATIAL COMPUTING TRAVEL EXPERIENCE FOR MAGIC LEAP ONE

Magic Leap's technology layers digital objects onto the real world so that light enters the eye as it would with a real object. This...

Malaysia Airlines Enrich Announced as Official Airline Loyalty Partner for CIMB Classic

MALAYSIA AIRLINES ENRICH ANNOUNCED AS OFFICIAL AIRLINE LOYALTY PARTNER FOR CIMB CLASSIC

Malaysia Airlines' frequent flyer programme, Enrich is pleased to announce its participation as the Official Airline Loyalty Partner...

 
 
 
Malaysia Airlines Announces MHexplorer For Students

MALAYSIA AIRLINES ANNOUNCES MHEXPLORER FOR STUDENTS

Malaysia Airlines today became the first airline in the world to offer a fully digitalize student travel programme called MHexplorer,...

Shannon Airport Wns Top Award From European Airline Association For Third Time

SHANNON AIRPORT WNS TOP AWARD FROM EUROPEAN AIRLINE ASSOCIATION FOR THIRD TIME

Shannon Airport has received major recognition from the European airline community after being chosen as this year's winner of the...

 
 
 
Shannon Airport announced ERA Airport of the Year

SHANNON AIRPORT ANNOUNCED ERA AIRPORT OF THE YEAR

The ERA awards dinner took place in Edinburgh, Scotland, on Wednesday 10 October. The awards are judged by an independent panel and,...

Tituss Burgess LGBTQ flight will have drag crew, DJ

TITUSS BURGESS LGBTQ FLIGHT WILL HAVE DRAG CREW, DJ

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmitt star Tituss Burgess has partnered with Virgin Airlines for the first-ever “Pride Flight.” The one-off Trans-Atlantic...

 
 
 
Singapore Airlines passengers check in for the longest flight in the world from Changi to New York

SINGAPORE AIRLINES PASSENGERS CHECK IN FOR THE LONGEST FLIGHT IN THE WORLD FROM CHANGI TO NEW YORK

Four pilots, a special 'wellness' menu and more than seven weeks' worth of film and TV entertainment will be accompanying travellers...

Italy to close airports for three months, 2.5 million passengers to be affected

ITALY TO CLOSE AIRPORTS FOR THREE MONTHS, 2.5 MILLION PASSENGERS TO BE AFFECTED

Flight operations organisation, Ops Group reported that Milan's airport will remain closed during the summer peak next year for three...

 
 
 
Hamburg Airport and Emirates present A380 gate with three boarding bridges

HAMBURG AIRPORT AND EMIRATES PRESENT A380 GATE WITH THREE BOARDING BRIDGES

Hamburg is ready for Airbus A380: All necessary construction works at Hamburg Airport have been completed and the airport is ready...

Inside British Airways' incredible new first class lounge at JFK Terminal 7 

INSIDE BRITISH AIRWAYS' INCREDIBLE NEW FIRST CLASS LOUNGE AT JFK TERMINAL 7 

The airline has officially opened its doors to the luxurious new lounge at JFK Airport's Terminal 7, which forms part of a £52million...

 
 
 
Emotional support squirrel gets woman kicked off flight, passengers cheer

EMOTIONAL SUPPORT SQUIRREL GETS WOMAN KICKED OFF FLIGHT, PASSENGERS CHEER

A passenger was booted from a Frontier Airlines plane in Orlando after she came aboard with a nutty companion - a squirrel she insisted...