Category Archive "Airline News"

Powerful growth for the airline alliance Oneworld

In just 15 years, Oneworld has grown to become the world’s leading airline alliance. It is now even enjoying powerful growth overseas, which confirms its dominance in the market. As of 31th March, TAM and U.S. Airways are the newest member of the powerful Oneworld Partner Alliance.

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Etihad Regional prepares the way for route expansion

Swiss airline Etihad Regional has announced that its fleet is to be expanded with four ATR aircraft, paving the way for an increase in air routes from the airline formerly known as Darwin Airline.

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Ryanair plans to offer flights to the USA for less than 10 pounds

As announced at an event in Ireland by Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary, travellers will soon be able to fly to New York and Boston from many European cities for ten euros (£ 8.25) on the Irish no-frills airline.

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Air France-KLM hopes to get out of the red

Times in the airline business are hard, and many airlines are feeling the pinch. Air France-KLM has also failed to get out of the red as planned. The management of the airline, however, is looking to 2014 with confidence.

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Air Berlin: Go online as you fly

Air Berlin announced the refitting of their entire fleet of aircraft. W-Lan will soon be available onboard each of its 120 aircraft. But there are also plans for another project.

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More to do for British Airways, Vueling and Iberia

The International Airlines Group (IAG), one of the largest airline groups in Europe, got the year off to a good start with its three brands in January. Vueling, Iberia and British Airways recorded increases in both cargo and passenger traffic.

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Wizz Air: Electronic devices allowed during take-off and landing

The restrictions on the use of electronic devices during take-off and landing on the European aviation market are becoming more relaxed. The Hungarian airline Wizz Air is also now giving its passengers free rein.

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New Terminal at the London Heathrow Airport

The new terminal 2 at the Heathrow Airport in London opens on the 4th June 2014. The regally named, “Queen’s Terminal“ will be home to airlines like Virgin Atlantic and Aer Lingus, who will be responsible for mostly domestic flights.

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Germanwings Instates New British Connection

Flights to Germany are very popular among tourists, whether it’s for a holiday break to the metropolis Berlin, or for a cruise down the beautiful Rhine river. Germanwings has acted as a response to the large demand, and has created two brand new routes.

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Football World Championship: Azul Brazilian Airlines promises price cap for tickets to Brazil

The Football World Championship in Brazil (12. June – 13. July 2014) is slowly creeping up. Hotel prices and flight prices are already drastically skyrocketing. Now the first airline has promised a price cap for flights to Brazil., which should help stop prices from getting too out of control.

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