Swiss Air Lines International (SWISS)(LX) received its first delivery of Boeing 777-300ER at the end of January 2016 (News). The airline is using this occasion to dedicate the plane to its employees.
Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) (LX) and Boeing are celebrating the delivery of the airline’s first Boeing 777-300ER (Extended Range) on January 29, 2016.
Beacon technology is in the initial stages of being adopted by worldwide airports. In an earlier post (News – December 4, 2015), Experience The Skies discussed how beacon technology works and the benefits it brings to the masses. As one of the the world’s Top 30 busiest airports (Insight), New York JFK International Airport (JFK) is […]
American Airlines adds a new frequency to the crowded New York to London market (Insight – August 12, 2015) early Spring 2016.
New York to London Market The New York to London market has been a hotly contested route beginning in 1958 when British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC), predecessor to British Airways (BA), became the world’s first airline to fly non-stop between these two destinations. Any guess on which airline it beat out? This post discusses the history […]
American Airlines is reducing first class seat availability from its New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) route starting in December 2015 prior to Christmas. Refer to our coverage here. In this post, we will continue the discussion and follow where these Boeing 777-300ER will go next.
Qatar Airways Qatar Airways (QR) is the first airline worldwide to operate the Airbus A350-900 plane. Its maiden flight was flown in October 2014, with delivery in December 2014 and first commercial operation shortly after that in January 2015.
2014 Top 30 Busiest Airports In The World The International Air Transport Association reported that worldwide traffic increased 5.9% from 2013 to 2014 to a record 3.3 billion passengers. Experience The Skies completed an analysis of the Top 20 busiest back in October 2014 (refer to this post for the complete list). We have completed research based on […]
Tokyo Haneda International Airport We have been covering the battle for Tokyo Haneda’s coveted flight slots over the past two blog entries (Follow the link for part 1 and part 2). In this entry, we will follow Hawaiian Airlines (IATA Airline Code – HA), American Airlines (AA) and Delta Air Lines (DL) as they start […]
Tokyo Haneda International Airport Yesterday, we started a new series entitled “Battle for Tokyo Haneda Coveted Slots” (Follow link for Part 1 of the series). As part of the bilateral agreement between US and Japan in 2010, the US Department of Transportation (DOT) was awarded 4 pairs of slots to US based airlines to operate into Tokyo […]