Six months ago, airberlin embarked on a retrofit program to add their version of a “premium economy” seat called “XL” into its long haul flight of Airbus A330-200 aircrafts) (News – September 2, 2015).
Norwegian is the first airline in the Scandinavian region to use the Boeing 787 on its long haul network. This title continues with the introduction of the stretched version of Boeing Dreamliner into its fleet.
Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) evaluates hotels and makes decision on what their redemption category would be annually. In 2016, there are 282 changes overall with 26 of them affecting hotels near airports worldwide.
Third times’ the charm as Korean Air Lines (KE) replaces its daily flight from its hub at Seoul’s Incheon Airport (ICN) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) on board a Boeing 777-300ER to an Airbus A380-800 in 2016.
Back in 2014, Experience The Skies crowned (News – September 30, 2014) Qantas Airways (QF) with the title of the world’s longest flight for its Sydney Airport (SYD) to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) route. This will be eclipsed by Emirates on March 1, 2016. What are the world’s longest flights in 2016?
Emirates (EK) announced in August 2015 it would commence operations to Panama City in February originally. Why has this flight been delayed to a later time?
JetBlue celebrated its sixteenth year anniversary of its first flight by launching a new wholly owned subsidiary that will invest in, incubate and partner with early stage startups at the intersection of technology, travel and hospitality.
Japanese and American aviation authorities updated their bilateral agreement which increases slots for flights from United States to Tokyo’s busy Haneda Airport (HND). This updated agreement will spark new rounds of battle over how the slots would be allocated and used.
Air Canada announced it is purchasing Bombardier’s new C-Series aircrafts with delivery planned in late 2019 to 2022.
American Airlines was one of the first airlines to operate an airport lounge in 1939 (Insight). As a trailblazer, the airline announced plans to renovate major hubs’ lounges for the next two years.