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SAS takes delivery of first Airbus A350-900

SAS takes delivery of first Airbus A350-900

Scandinavian carrier SAS has taken delivery of its first A350-900, becoming the newest operator of the latest generation widebody aircraft. The airline has a total of eight A350-900 aircraft on order and operates a fleet of 68 Airbus aircraft.

Aeroflot recognised with two World Travel Awards titles

Aeroflot recognised with two World Travel Awards titles

Aeroflot has affirmed its position as a leader in global aviation, winning two top prizes at the Grand Final of the prestigious World Travel Awards. The Grand Final of the World Travel Awards took place at the Royal Opera House Muscat in the sultanate of Oman.

easyJet Holidays officially relaunches to UK travellers

easyJet Holidays officially relaunches to UK travellers

easyJet has relaunched its holiday business, meaning UK customers can book European hotels together with a flight from the carrier on one platform. easyJet Holidays will offer peak-time holiday availability and more weekend flying than anyone else.

Long-haul growth drives up revenue at Gatwick

Long-haul growth drives up revenue at Gatwick

Gatwick Airport welcomed 26.6 million passengers in the six months to the end of September, an increase of 0.2 per cent on last year. Revenue was up 5.6 per cent, to £541 million, resulting in an EBITDA increase of 7.9 per cent to £351 million.

Emirates adds new frequency to Dhaka route

Emirates adds new frequency to Dhaka route

The new service will be operated by a Boeing 777-300ER in a two-class configuration, featuring 42 business class and 310 economy class seats, and belly-hold cargo capacity of up to 20 tonnes.

Air Astana to launch second Paris connection next summer

Air Astana to launch second Paris connection next summer

Air Astana has unveiled plans for a new service from Paris to Almaty, with the route set to launch in June. The flights will operate three times a week using the carrier’s new Airbus A321LR, which entered revenue service on the Air Astana network last month.