Jet Airways Jet Airways (9W) currently operates 12 Airbus A330s and 10 Boeing 777s (refer to fleet information here) from its hubs at Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) and Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (BOM). It is looking to sell some of these planes to trim costs.
Enhanced Economy Meals In an earlier post (refer to this link for our coverage), we noted that British Airways (BA) is introduced enhanced economy meals for passengers travelling in its World Traveller product. Prices of the three course meals start at £15 (US$22.5) to £18 (US$27). We will examine how BA’s chief competitors are marketing […]
Apple Watch Applications April 24 is the release date of the much anticipated Apple Watch. Many aviation related applications for airlines and airports have been approved and included in the Apple App Store. Experience The Skies explores the first version of these applications and discuss what future developments lie ahead to improve the passenger experience.
British Airways Following a successful implementation of its pre-order meal service for its First, Club World and World Traveller Plus passengers (refer to our coverage of this new service), British Airways (BA) is expanding this program to World Traveller passengers flying its hub at London Heathrow International Airport (LHR) to selected international cities starting in May 12, 2015.
Qatar Airways Due to passenger demands, the Gulf airline decided to move up the date for its second daily Airbus A380 service from its hub located in Hamad International Airport (DOH) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).
British Airways Back in September 2014, British Airways (BA) announced (refer to this link for the news release) that it will refresh 18 Boeing 747s in its fleet to bring a consistent on board experience to its customers similar to its new Boeing 787s and Airbus A380s.
Rolls-Royce In a historical announcement (refer to this link for the press release), Rolls-Royce will receive a new engine order for new Emirates’ Airbus A380 worth an estimate €6.1 billion (US$9.2 billion).
Priority Pass Starting May 15, 2015, all Priority Pass members will not have access to United Airlines club lounges.
Emirates Emirates is enticing US based passengers to try its on board service by introducing a 2 for 1 special on economy and business class flights from its 9 gateways to 3 Asian destinations (Singapore, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur) .
Turkish Airlines Turkish Airlines updated its London operations by 1. starting new flights from its hub at Istanbul Atatürk Airport (IST) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and 2. moving from the North Terminal to the South Terminal at London Gatwick Airport (LGW).