Passenger Aviation

Air China to Increase its Beijing - London Service to Two Daily Flights

BEIJING, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To meet market demand, starting October 26, 2014, Air China will increase its Beijing - London (Heathrow International Airport) service to two daily flights. The newly added flights will further promote the exchanges betweenChina and the United Kingdom and ...

2014-09-19 15:36 2922

Frost & Sullivan: Airline Fleet Orders and Delivery Backlogs Drive Global Commercial Avionics Market

LONDON, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New aircraft orders and deliveries as well as growing air traffic are fuelling the global commercial avionics market. As aircraft original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) with large delivery backlogs ramp up their production rates to cope with the strong dema...

2014-09-19 15:00 2080

Falcon 7X to be Approved for Operation at World's Highest Airport

SAINT-CLOUD, France, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recent trials in China will permit Dassault trijet to operate at 15,000 ft.  The long range Falcon 7X will soon become the first business jet certified to operate at Daocheng Yading, the world's highest commercial airport. (Photo: http://photo...

2014-09-17 21:51 1599

Air China and Kunming Airlines Start Codeshare

BEIJING, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air China and Kunming Airlines signed a codeshare cooperation agreement in the city of Kunming onSeptember 3, 2014, and the two carriers will start code share in the form of free marketing on each other's selected domestic flights fromSeptember 15, 2014. ...

2014-09-12 16:23 2395

Hong Kong Airlines to Fly between Hong Kong and Sapporo

HONG KONG, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hong Kong Airlines announced today that commencing on19 December 2014, the company will launch a five-time weekly service betweenHong Kong and Sapporo, Japan. Airbus A330 aircraft will be deployed on the route, operating on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, ...

2014-09-10 21:25 2169

Quintiq's Newest Project Takes Off with KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

'S-HERTOGENBOSCH, The Netherlands, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quintiq's software platform manages the tactical and strategic planning of 2,800 pilots Quintiq , a global leader in supply chain planning and optimization (SCP&O), announced today thatKLM Royal Dutch Airl...

2014-09-02 21:38 2564

Air China Starts Codeshare with China Express

BEIJING, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air China and China Express signed a codeshare cooperation agreement in the city ofGuiyang, Guizhou province on August 29, 2014, and the two carriers will start to share codes on each other's selected flights fromSeptember 1, 2014.

2014-08-29 21:48 2816

Avis Announces New Partnership with SriLankan Airlines

SINGAPORE, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Avis, today announced a new partnership agreement with SriLankan Airlines the national carrier ofSri Lanka and the newest member of theoneworld alliance. Through the new partnership, the Airline's frequent flyers, FlySmiLes members will have the opportunit...

2014-08-29 10:52 2872

State Air Traffic Control Committee Office (SATCCO) Joins ATC Global 2014

BEIJING, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ATC Global, the largest and most comprehensive air traffic management event of its kind, confirmed the participation of SATCCO at ATC Global 2014. Organised by UBM Asia, the largest trade exhibition organiser inmainland China and part of UBM Plc, and co-host...

2014-08-18 16:26 2711

AIRWAYS AVIATION to Launch New Pilot Training Foundation Program

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AIRWAYS AVIATION announces the launch of its bespokePilot Training Foundation program in the United Kingdom, Australia,  Malaysia, the United Arab Emirates, Montenegro, Jordan and Lebanon. The new aviation theory classes will commence almost simultaneously in ...

2014-07-28 07:00 2132

ATC Global Announces Details of its Educational Conference and Exhibitor Programme

BEIJING, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Running for its 24th year with full backing fromChina's Air Navigation Service provider (ATMB) and China's Aviation Regulator (CAAC), ATC Global will facilitate business partnerships and knowledge sharing between colleagues from over 100 countries, at the sa...

2014-07-25 15:00 1258

ATC Global Announces Details of Its Educational Conference and Exhibitor Programme

LONDON, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air traffic management professionals from across the globe will be meeting inBeijing at the ATC Global exhibition and conference on17-19 September 2014. Running for its 24th year with full backing from China's Air Navigation Service provider (ATMB) andChina'...

2014-07-24 18:38 1405

Data Cockpit Voice Recorder MH17 Downloaded

THE HAGUE, The Netherlands, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday 22 July 2014 at 22:00 inKiev, Ukraine, the flight data and cockpit voice recorders  (the 'black boxes') from the Malaysian Airlines flight 17 were taken into custody by the Dutch ambassador and a team of investigators led by the...

2014-07-24 01:16 1338

Dutch Safety Board Heads Investigation Into Crash MH17

THE HAGUE, the Netherlands, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  - Investigation effort in full swing, black boxes currently being read out  The Dutch Safety Board took over formal responsibility for the air crash investigation fromUkraine yesterday evening. The two black boxes have since arrived in ...

2014-07-23 22:36 1282

Hong Kong Airlines Awarded SKYTRAX World's Best Improved Airline

HONG KONG, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hong Kong Airlines is pleased to announce that the company is the winner of "World's Most Improved Airline" by SKYTRAX this year and is honoured as the "World's Best Improved Airline." Meanwhile, Hong Kong Airlines is awarded the highly-esteemed SKYTRAX 4-...

2014-07-15 22:42 2757

ASM Hold Second Route Development Training in CIS

MANCHESTER, England, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After the successful launch last year inSt Petersburg, the second round of route development training courses aimed at CIS based professionals is being organised by ASM, the world route development consultants. Two further courses will take place...

2014-07-01 21:46 1358

Bahrain Airport Company to Host First Ever Routes MENA Event

MANCHESTER, England, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It was announced today that in 2015 the first ever Routes MENA will take place in the Kingdom of Bahrain, hosted by Bahrain Airport Company, late November 2015. This inaugural event will see route development professionals from across the MENA regio...

2014-06-20 03:58 1207

Routes Africa Opens in Victoria Falls

MANCHESTER, England, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 9th Routes Africa, the largest route development event in Africa, will open this weekend in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. The event will bring together the leading airports, airlines, tourism authorities, policy-makers and aviation stakeholders to d...

2014-06-18 23:27 1268

Louis' Tavern CIP First Class Lounge named Priority Pass 2014 Asia Pacific Lounge of the Year Award

LONDON, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Louis' Tavern CIP First Class Lounge at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport has been named this year's Best Airport Lounge in the Asia Pacific region at Priority Pass 2014 Lounge of the Year Awards. Now in their tenth year, the awards recognise excellence...

2014-06-13 03:02 2217

Routes and Africa's RETOSA Agree to Strategic Partnership

MANCHESTER, England, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On 30th May 2014 Routes (part of UBM Live) and the Regional Tourism Organization of Southern Africa (RETOSA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work together to improve air connectivity and travel facilitation to, from and within Africa. "Colla...

2014-06-13 02:53 1205
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