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American Airlines orders 50 A321XLR from Airbus

American Airlines orders 50 A321XLR from Airbus

Continuing a strong week for Airbus, American Airlines has confirmed it will acquire 50 A321XLR aircraft, the new longer-range version of the A321neo. The deal was announced during the Paris Air Show in France.

Dubai welcomes Expo 2020 interactive pop-up pavilion

Dubai welcomes Expo 2020 interactive pop-up pavilion

The public can now experience a preview of Expo 2020 Dubai at an interactive pop-up pavilion travelling around the United Arab Emirates. The exciting location provides a glimpse of what to expect from the region’s first ever World Expo.

Virgin Atlantic places A330 order in Paris

Virgin Atlantic places A330 order in Paris

The firm order for eight aircraft and six additional planes on lease from Air Lease Corporation, was signed at the Paris Air Show by Shai Weiss, Virgin Atlantic chief executive and Guillaume Faury, Airbus chief executive.

Minister Bartlett takes resilience message to Azerbaijan

Minister Bartlett takes resilience message to Azerbaijan

Edmund Bartlett, minister of tourism for Jamaica, has met with some of the leading partners in the Global Tourism Resilience & Crisis Management Centre to discuss the projects the body will launch following the opening of its new physical facility on Mona campus of the University of the West Indies in October this year.

Kenya Airports Authority to host Routes Africa 2019

Kenya Airports Authority to host Routes Africa 2019

Routes Africa, which returned to the aviation event calendar last year with a successful event in Ghana, will take place this year in Mombasa in Kenya as part of a long-term commitment by Routes to help develop new routes to, from and within the continent.

EmbraerX presents latest flying car in Washington

EmbraerX presents latest flying car in Washington

EmbraerX has unveiled a new electric flying vehicle concept during the Uber Elevate Summit in Washington, DC. The event convenes a global community of manufacturers, investors, policymakers, and government officials, all working to make the urban aerial ridesharing vision a reality.

World Travel Awards honours best of European hospitality in Madeira

World Travel Awards honours best of European hospitality in Madeira

The elite of the travel industry assembled for the World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony on the breath-taking Atlantic island to find out who among them would be crowned best of the best. Winners at the red-carpet reception included the enchanting city of St. Petersburg, Russia, voted Europe’s Leading City Destination.