Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has expanded its business with the launch of charter and special flight services.
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has announced the addition of Riyadh to its regional network of destinations. KLM will operate a direct flight from Amsterdam to the capital city of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and has also announced adjustments to the wider schedule of flights in the Gulf to integrate Riyadh into the network, for the convenience of customers. The first service operating to Riyadh will start on January 11.
Alaska Airlines guests travelling to Hawaii can now pre-clear on the West Coast, avoiding lines and bypassing the airport screening process after they arrive in Hawaii with an approved negative COVID-19 test.
Following the launch of the Etihad Greenliner Programme at the 2019 Dubai Airshow, and the arrival of the flagship Greenliner in January 2020, Etihad Airways recently officially inaugurated the latest aircraft in its journey towards sustainability, with the pioneering 2020 ecoDemonstrator entering commercial service following a series of industry-leading test flights across the US.
IdeaWorksCompany, the foremost consultant on ancillary revenue, and CarTrawler, one of the leading provider of online car rental distribution systems, project airline ancillary revenue will drop to USD58,2 billion worldwide in 2020, compared to USD109,5 billion in 2019.
Hahn Air announced that its IATA certified NDC platform now accepts BSP Cash as an additional form of payment for connected travel agencies in more than 190 markets worldwide. At the same time, the company introduces new connections to three air content aggregators, an OTA and an award-winning travel app.
Air Malta has today launched its Winter 2020-2021 flight schedule covering 21 destinations with 156 flights a week.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has recently signed a major partnership agreement with the UAE’s Football Association.
Travelport, a leading travel commerce platform, recently announced an expansion to its partnership with Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain. As part of the existing multi-year agreement, Gulf Air will now deploy Travelport Rich Content and Branding.
flynas, the Saudi national air carrier and one of the leading low-cost airline in the Middle East, maintained its leadership in the aviation sector, dodging the challenges of the new normal imposed by the novel coronavirus pandemic, as it retained its title as the Leading Low-Cost Airline in the Middle East by the prestigious World Travel Awards for the sixth consecutive year.