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Aeroflot to carry ski and water sports equipment for free

Aeroflot to carry ski and water sports equipment for free

Aeroflot will traditionally offer passengers an additional checked baggage allowance, allowing them to transport for free one set of ski equipment as well as surfing, kitesurfing, wakeboarding, wind-surfing and diving equipment, weighing up to 23 kg.

Norwegian had 1.4 million passengers in November

Norwegian had 1.4 million passengers in November

In November, Norwegian had 1.4 million passengers, an increase of 37 percent compared to November last year. The load factor was 79.5 percent and routes to beach destinations in Southern Europe were particularly popular with a load factor of close to 90 percent from Norway.

Air Canada Gets an Early Jump on U.S. Summer Travel

Air Canada Gets an Early Jump on U.S. Summer Travel

Air Canada today announced three new U.S. routes, including service from Toronto and Montreal to New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport, and Toronto to Sacramento as part of its trans-border summer schedule.

Turkish Airlines won Europe’s Best Design Airline Award

Turkish Airlines won Europe’s Best Design Airline Award

With its Istanbul Airport customer touch points (lounge, check-in islands, ticket services offices, etc.) and in-flight experience designs (new Business and Economy Class cabin design and in-flight products), Turkish Airlines has been selected as Design Airline of the Year, Europe 2022 at TheDesignAir awards that reward innovation.