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Virgin Atlantic announces new routes across three continents

Virgin Atlantic announces new routes across three continents

6 June 2023 Press Release Airline News

Virgin Atlantic announced today the launch of exciting new routes across three continents, with brand new aircraft. Network growth comes as the airline capitalises on sustained demand for international travel, with customers set to benefit from more than 250,000 total additional seats* across Virgin Atlantic’s network, compared to 2019

Accelya and American Airlines look to boost NDC adoption with breakthrough ticket exchange solution

Accelya and American Airlines look to boost NDC adoption with breakthrough ticket exchange solution

A new initiative by Accelya and American Airlines enables TMCs to exchange legacy EDIFACT tickets for NDC tickets. Accelya plans to implement the first-of-its-kind functionality for any airline customer that wants to provide this capability to customers and can enable the retrieval of GDS-issued EDIFACT tickets from its system. This pioneering move addresses a challenge for travel retailers as they transition to using NDC.

Startup Riyadh Air plans trio of new plane orders -CEO

Startup Riyadh Air plans trio of new plane orders -CEO

6 June 2023 Press Release Airline News

Saudi Arabia’s new airline Riyadh Air is in the midst of a three-part inaugural fleet acquisition including ongoing talks with Airbus (AIR.PA) and Boeing (BA.N) to buy a significant number of narrow-body jets, Chief Executive Tony Douglas said.