CarTrawler has announced a new partnership with Poland’s national flag carrier, LOT Polish Airlines. This enhanced collaboration will provide LOT customers with a direct connection to over 1,300 leading and independent car rental agents in over 30,000 airport and city locations across 174 different countries.
For too long airlines have been unable to effectively personalise and differentiate offers specifically for corporate customers. But today, Amadeus announces that Lufthansa is the first to select Amadeus’ patent-pending Altéa Corporate Recognition, a tool which allows the airline to better recognise corporate customers at the time of booking.
Emirates Group, comprising Emirates airline and dnata, plans to hire over 11,000 new staff in the coming year across its business. The recruitment drive is in line with the organisation’s projected growth across six continents. As part of this drive, Emirates is looking to attract 450 pilots globally to help sustain the growth of the…
Etihad Airways has expanded its sales presence in Scotland following the launch of its new route from Edinburgh to Abu Dhabi in June. Justin Gosling has been appointed sales manager, Scotland along with Fiona McNicol as account manager, corporate sales working alongside Greig White, who has been appointed account manager, leisure sales.
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Industry body Airports Council International has announced the recipients of the prestigious 2014 Airport Service Quality Awards. As the industry’s most comprehensive passenger service benchmarking tool, the ACI ASQ Survey has reliably captured passengers’ immediate appraisal from check-in through departure at the gate at more than 300 airports worldwide.
HNA Group or China has continued to expand its airline portfolio, with the official launch GX Airlines – a new carrier based in southern region of Guangxi. The start-up airline launched its inaugural flight earlier, from its home base at Nanning, the capital of scenic Guangxi.
Emirates will add a superjumbo service between Milan and New York JFK on June 1. The Gulf carrier will upgrade flights EK205/206 on its Dubai-Milan-New York route from a B777-300ER to an A380. Link
4 cabin crew and the passenger were taken to a hospital, the other 2 cabin crew declined hospital care. Link
NEWS UPDATE Paris Orly Airport forced to close runway after Air Algerie A330 and skids on to grass verge – @MailOnline
Air Algerie plane veered off runway after landing at Paris Orly Airport Flight AH1004 landed at 2.30pm local time but veered onto the grass An airport spokeswoman ruled out any kind of terror attack None of the passengers on the 220-seat Airbus A330-202 were harmed Sent to us on twitter by @ZeuHaKim Twitter: @AlgerieScoopNeo Passengers disembarking off…