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Qatar Airways expands relationship with Amadeus

Qatar Airways expands relationship with Amadeus

Last summer, the aviation industry set a new record, with over 200,000 aircraft taking to the skies every day. In a competitive marketplace, airlines are looking for the right technology that enables them to deliver memorable experiences for their customers.

Emirates signs SpiceJet codeshare partnership

Emirates signs SpiceJet codeshare partnership

Emirates and SpiceJet have signed a memorandum of understanding to enter into a reciprocal codeshare agreement. The deal is set to open new routes and destinations for passengers travelling between India and popular destinations across Africa, America, Europe and the Middle East.

Air Europa to leverage Panama route with Copa Airlines codeshare deal

Air Europa to leverage Panama route with Copa Airlines codeshare deal

Air Europa will consolidate its presence in Central America with the launch of its new route to Panama in June. At the same time, the carrier will offer passengers a codeshare option with Copa Airlines to travel on from Panama to Costa Rica, Nicaragua, El Salvador or Guatemala.

Emirates launches daily A380 service to Glasgow, Scotland

Emirates launches daily A380 service to Glasgow, Scotland

Emirates has landed its first A380 in Glasgow, launching the first regular service of the aircraft to Scotland. A crowd of local fans gathered to witness the arrival of inaugural flight EK025 as it touched down on Glaswegian soil at 19:34 last night.

Smedegaard nominated as Norwegian chairman

Smedegaard nominated as Norwegian chairman

Niels Smedegaard has been nominated for the role of chairman at Norwegian Airlines ahead of the annual general meeting on May 7th. Born in 1962, Smedegaard is currently the president and chief executive of DFDS.