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Iberia unveils new Premium Economy cabin

Iberia unveils new Premium Economy cabin

Iberia has presented its first Airbus A340/600 fitted with its new Premium Economy seating section to travel agencies, major companies, and the media. Iberia Maintenance will install the new seats on the aircraft already in Iberia’s fleet at its Madrid hangars, while the A350s the airline has on order will come factory-equipped with the new seating section.

Airbus delivers first ever A321neo to Virgin America

Airbus delivers first ever A321neo to Virgin America

Airbus has delivered the first-ever A321neo. The latest generation aircraft powered by CFM International’s LEAP-1A engines was handed over to Virgin America, an all-Airbus operator, at a ceremony in Hamburg, Germany.

Emirates to cut US flights following fall in demand

Emirates to cut US flights following fall in demand

Dubai-based airline Emirates will cut the number of flights it offers to United States following attempts to ban travellers from Muslim-majority countries by president Trump. Since taking office in November last year, Trump has signed two executive orders banning refugees and citizens from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen from entering the US.

Norwegian to launch low-cost flights to Changi Airport, Singapore

Norwegian to launch low-cost flights to Changi Airport, Singapore

Norwegian will launch a new route from London Gatwick to Singapore this winter as the airline’s growing low-cost long-haul UK network expands into Asia for the first time. From September, Norwegian will operate four weekly flights, increasing to five in the winter, from London Gatwick to Singapore Changi Airport.

ACI: Atlanta-Hartsfield-Jackson holds on to top spot

ACI: Atlanta-Hartsfield-Jackson holds on to top spot

Airports Council International has announced statistics for 2016, revealing traffic at the world’s 20 busiest air passenger hubs grew 4.7 per cent in 2016. The top spot for the world’s busiest airport is unchanged, with Atlanta-Hartsfield-Jackson holding on and boasting over 104 million passengers.

TAP to launch flights from London City Airport

TAP to launch flights from London City Airport

TAP is launching flights from London City Airport to Lisbon, in addition to its services already available from Heathrow and Gatwick. Available now for customers to book, the flights will operate from October 29th, with two daily flights from Monday to Friday and one daily flight on weekends.

Brand Finance признал "Аэрофлот" самым влиятельным брендом среди авиакомпаний в мире

Brand Finance признал "Аэрофлот" самым влиятельным брендом среди авиакомпаний в мире

"Аэрофлот" признан самым влиятельным брендом среди авиакомпаний мира по версии Brand Finance, ведущего в мире независимого консультанта по оценке брендов. Торжественная церемония проводилась сегодня в отеле «Savoy» в Лондоне, где генеральный директор «Аэрофлота» Виталий Савельев получил награду из рук президента Brand Finance Дэвида Хэй.

Jet Airways partners with Virgin Atlantic for new codeshare deal

Jet Airways partners with Virgin Atlantic for new codeshare deal

Jet Airways and Virgin Atlantic have announced a further expansion of their codeshare agreement between India and the United States, providing greater choice and enhanced connectivity via London Heathrow. The new agreement will make it even easier for guests to tailor their perfect trip by combining flights from Jet Airways, Virgin Atlantic and Delta Air Lines in a single booking thanks to the extended codeshare.