Airline Focus

Qatar Launches Mozambique Flights

October 31, 2012 0

On October 31 Qatar Airways launched scheduled flights to Mozambique, its latest foray on the African continent and its tenth new route of the year. The Doha-based carrier inaugurated the first of three weekly services […]

Aircraft

EVA Air Becomes new A321 operator

October 31, 2012 0

EVA Air of Taiwan has become a new operator of Airbus single aisle aircraft following the delivery today of its first A321.  The aircraft is being leased from Aviation Capital Group (ACG) and is the […]

Aircraft

Aeroflot takes delivery of its 100th Airbus aircraft

October 31, 2012 0

Aeroflot, the Russian national carrier, has taken delivery of another A330-300, which will become the 100th Airbus aircraft to enter service with the airline. Powered by Rolls-Royce Trent 700 engines, Aeroflot’s A330-300 features a two-class cabin […]

Airline Focus

Orlando Gains Rio Route

October 31, 2012 0

TAM Airlines has launched a new seven-day-a-week, non-stop service from Orlando to Rio de Janeiro.  TAM already served Sao Paulo from Orlando. Dr Jason Pirozzolo, Vice-Chairman of the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority commented, “For the […]

Airports

Award for Servisair’s Aberdeen Lounge

October 30, 2012 0

The Servisair lounge at Aberdeen airport has won the Best Airport Lounge category of the Holiday Extras Customers’ Award 2012. The Aberdeen-based lounge beat competition from the Birmingham and Bristol Servisair lounges as well as […]

Aircraft

Etihad Airways orders two more A330s

October 30, 2012 0

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates has signed a firm order for two additional A330-200 passenger aircraft as part of the carrier’s continued growth plans. These newly ordered aircraft, like Etihad’s […]