Today’s news digest incorporates features on Marriott International, Airbus, Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines, Gategroup, Dubai Airport, Thales and Munich Airport.
Skytrax announced the SKYTRAX 2017 World Airlines Awards winner at the Paris Air Show with Qatar Airways taking home the grand prize.
Today’s news digest incorporates features on American Airlines, British Airways, Delta Air Lines, Emirates, Ryanair, Scoot, Tigerair, Newark Liberty International Airport, Munich Airport, laptop bans, punctuality and service, US passenger compliants and augmented reality.
Emirates postpones its Central American launch further into the year.
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?
Back in August 2015, Experience The Skies reported that Emirates would run all Airbus A380 service between London and Dubai starting on January 1, 2016 (News). The airline has new plans to expand the market with a new daily flight to be launched in early Spring.
Back in July 2015, Fabrice Bregier, Airbus Group SE’s airliner unit Chief Executive Officer (CEO) said that the plane manufacturer has plans to offer an improved version of its A380 for service by 2025 although no decision has been made on whether to offer new engines. Airbus plans to move to an “A380 neo type” for introduction […]
We reported that Emirates just started Airbus A380 service to Copenhagen on board a new 615 seat two class configuration (News – December 1, 2015). Experience The Skies reviewed the Middle East airlines’ existing A380 operations and determine ten markets that can benefit from using this type of aircraft.
December 1, 2015 marks the first day of operation for Emirates’ high capacity Airbus A380.