FRANKFURT, 23 November 2020: Lufthansa Group airlines (Lufthansa and SWISS) will be the first to use the Star Alliance Biometrics on selected flights starting this week. Star Alliance has recently completed the development of...
DOHA, Qatar, 23 November 2020: Qatar Airways will operate three weekly flights to Abujain Nigeria via Lagos starting 27 November. Abuja becomes the sixth new destination announced by the national carrier of the State of Qatar...
BANGKOK, 18 November 2020: Bangkok Airways PCL’s third-quarter revenue totalled THB903 million down by 86.5% when compared with the same quarter in 2019. The third-quarter net loss reached THB1,585.1 million. The airline’s president, PuttipongPrasarttong-Osoth, blamed the loss...
KUALA LUMPUR, 18 November 2020: With cross border travel effectively grounded, the Assembly of Presidents of the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) focused on survival and continuity during their virtual meeting last Friday. The Assembly...

Nok Air losses pile up

BANGKOK, 18 November 2020: Nok Air reported a third-quarter “comprehensive loss” of THB 2,598.71 million compared to the same period in 2019. Over nine months ending September 2020, the company recorded a loss...
GENEVA, 18 November 2020: Guidelines to ensure that the air cargo industry is ready to support the large-scale handling, transport and distribution of a COVID-19 vaccine are in place according to the International Air Transport Association. IATA’s...
DUBAI, 18 November 2020: Emirates has been rated the safest airline in the world as far as its response to the Covid-19 pandemic goes according to the Safe Travel Barometer. The airline, which has...
SINGAPORE, 17 November 2020: Leaders from across the global aviation industry explored strategies to accelerate recovery and combat losses inflicted by the Covid-19 pandemic during an aviation industry broadcast at the weekend. More than...
DUBAI, UAE 17 November 2020: Emirates airline and FlySafair announced an interline agreement, at the weekend that opens connecting flights on FlySafair's network in South Africa. Through the arrangement, Emirates and FlySafair plan to offer...
ABU DHABI, 17 November 2020:  Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, will launch daily scheduled year-round flights to Tel Aviv, the economic and technological centre of Israel. The launch of flights follows the normalisation of diplomatic...