Finavia senior vice president Joni Sundelin, speaking at World Routes, revealed (24-Sep-2017) that Chinese carrier Lucky Air will introduce a twice weekly link between Kunming, Chengdu and Helsinki. The first regular flight…..
El Al Israel Airlines plans to replace Boeing 767-300ER aircraft currently deployed on three times weekly Tel Aviv–Beijing route with 777-200ER aircraft from 30-Jun-2018 (Routes Online, 24-Sep-2017). As previously reported…..
Qantas, via its official Twitter account, announced (21-Sep-2017) the delivery flight for its first Boeing 787-9 will occur in mid-Oct-2017. The aircraft will initially be deployed on…..
Tourism Research Australia provided (20-Sep-2017) a breakdown of domestic overnight travel for the year to Jun-2017: Domestic overnight holiday trips increased 2% year-on-year to 37.7 million;…..
Statistics New Zealand reported (21-Sep-2017) international visitor arrivals to New Zealand for Aug-2017. Details include: Total international visitor arrivals: 233,991, +5.8% year-on-year; Oceania: 122,400, +4.3%; Australia: 111,312, +4.9%;…..
Queensland State Government launched (21-Sep-2017) a new marketing initiative – the ‘Best of Queensland Experiences Program’ – to highlight the state’s best tourism experiences. The programme…..
Australia Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development proposed (20-Sep-2017) to amend the air navigation regulations for Melbourne Essendon Airport to reduce aircraft noise during curfew hours by limiting…..
Gold Coast Airport reported (21-Sep-2017) the apron expansion project to create approximately 20,000sqm of additional capacity is well underway and due for completion in Mar-2018. The…..
Alitalia and Alitalia Cityliner extended (21-Sep-2017) the binding bid period related the the group’s insolvency proceedings from 02-Oct-2017 to 16-Oct-2017. 05-Nov-2017 remains unchanged for the “completion of the next…..
La Compagnie ordered (21-Sep-2017) two A321neos from Airbus, due for delivery in 2019. The aircraft will operate an all business class configuration, complete with WiFi and full flat…..