Gatwick Airport broke a series of records in August 2014, with the airport having its busiest month in its entire history with 4.362 million people choosing to fly through it on leisure and business trips. This was 8.2 per cent up on August 2013, representing an additional 330,300 passengers. The airport also handled the take-off…
Etihad Airways has enhanced its premium service offering at Abu Dhabi International Airport with the opening of a new Arrivals Lounge. The luxurious facility is the first Arrivals Lounge to be operated by Etihad Airways in the world, offering a stylish and modern environment for the exclusive use of the airline’s First and Business Class…
Air China and Kunming Airlines signed a codeshare cooperation agreement in the city of Kunming earlier, with the two carriers now offering free marketing on each other’s selected domestic flights. According to the agreement, the two carriers will connect the city of Kunming to their respective route networks.
Air Europa has signed an agreement today to become the sole lead sponsor of British Padel. This initiative comes in a context of rapid expansion of the airline, which has in the past 12 months added new routes to San Juan in Puerto Rico, Santiago de Chile and Sao Paulo.
Ryanair is launching its Manchester summer 2015 schedule with new routes to Eindhoven and Shannon, as well as increased frequencies on 3 other routes, which the budget carrier claims will deliver 2.7m customers per year and support 2,700 “on-site” jobs at Manchester Airport.
easyJet has launched its first ever TV campaign focused on what it has to offer business travellers. Passengers travelling for business now account for more than a fifth of easyJet’s passengers with more than 12m choosing the airline every year – and that number continues to grow.
An investigation by the Swiss Accident Investigation Board revealed that a serious incident at Bern-Belp Airport resulted in a high risk of collision between a Dornier 328 taking off from the main runway and a departing helicopter. More details on ASN News
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