Scoot announced (01-Dec-2017) plans to commence four times weekly Singapore–Berlin Tegel service with Boeing 787 equipment in 2H2018, according to Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg. The airport operator noted Singapore is an important hub between…..
Air Austral and Madagascar‘s Government signed (30-Nov-2017) a shareholders’ agreement on 30-Nov-2017, formalising the acquisition of equity in Air Madagascar by Air Austral as a strategic partner and formally commencing…..
Norwegian Group signalled (30-Nov-2017) its intent to expand into Asia following the launch of London Gatwick–Singaporeservice. Norwegian global head of sales Lars Sande stated: “It’s a pleasure to open…..
Ryanair applied (01-Dec-2017) for nine aircraft slots at Berlin Tegel Airport in addition to nine aircraft already based at Berlin Schonefeld Airport. Ryanair CCO David O’Brien commented: “Ryanair has…..
Royal Air Maroc applied (01-Dec-2017) to the US Department of Transportation for a two year renewal of exemption authority to operate between Casablanca and Washington Dulles. The…..
Austria‘s Federal Minister of the Interior Wolfgang Sobotka confirmed Flughafen Wien AG will test biometric facial recognition technology at Vienna International Airport in Dec-2017 (Krone, 03-Dec-2017). As previously reported by CAPA, the…..
Med-View Airline CEO Muneer Bankole said the airline plans to commence three times weekly Lagos–Abuja–Dubai service on 07-Dec-2017 (NAN, 03-Dec-2017). The airline will offer travel packages to Dubai, including…..
Airbus confirmed it is in talks with Qantas Airways regarding delivering an aircraft designed for a nonstop Sydney-London route centred around the A350-900ULR, rather than reviving a shorter A350 variant (Reuters, 30-Nov-2017)……
Virgin Australia announced (30-Nov-2017) the Plane Pal, Fly Tot, and JetKids Bedbox guest comfort items will be permitted across its entire fleet of aircraft, effective immediately. The…..
Canberra Airport announced it will trial new “contactless” SmartGate border technology which scans faces instead of passports (Canberra Times, 29-Nov-2017). Trials of the technology are set to…..