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Badrutt’s Palace launches own-brand plane

Badrutt’s Palace launches own-brand plane

The 30-seater Dornier 328 jet will take its inaugural flight on February 14th, departing from London’s Biggin Hill Airport to Samedan St. Moritz, running on selected dates in February thereafter.

WestJet to launch Manchester-Halifax connections in June

WestJet to launch Manchester-Halifax connections in June

Manchester Airport has revealed its quickest ever transatlantic route will launch later this year. Direct flights to Halifax in Canada will start in June with WestJet, which will start operating from the northern gateway for the first time.

Aegean breaks passenger records in 2019

Aegean breaks passenger records in 2019

Aegean set a new traffic record in 2019, nearly reaching the 15 million passenger threshold. The carrier recorded a seven per cent increase in total passenger traffic last year, a significant achievement marking 20 years of operation.

Manchester signs tourism partnership with New York City

Manchester signs tourism partnership with New York City

Formalised at a press conference at Cultureplex in Manchester, the new two-year alliance includes a collaboration agreement between the two cities, the sharing of best practices in tourism marketing and a partnership with Virgin Atlantic to stimulate reciprocal travel.

Record passenger numbers at airBaltic

Record passenger numbers at airBaltic

airBaltic carried 5,049,317 passengers in 2019, or 22 per cent more than the year before, on its network. The figure is the highest number in the history of the Latvian airline.

LATAM to introduce premium economy class in March

LATAM to introduce premium economy class in March

LATAM Airlines Group will add a new premium economy class to its offering in March. The new cabin will be introduced on all national and international flights within Latin America operated by the Airbus A320 family.