Air France continues its ‘upmarket’ moves with introduction of business class service on its domestic network and into French regions

Air France is this week extending its business class service to travellers on its domestic network and across the French regions. Launching from 04-Feb-2020, but…..

United Airlines is in the midst of deploying more business class seating in the trans-Atlantic

United Airlines plans to grow business class capacity in its trans-Atlantic markets by nearly 20% during the first half of this year as part of…..

Premium economy is ‘surging in popularity’ as long haul passengers show they are willing to pay for more comfort and a better flying experience

Latest research from Skyscanner has revealed that travellers are increasingly looking at more premium flying options. Analysis of its search and booking data for its…..

International premium traffic and revenues are in line with that of a year ago, but global passenger yields have shown recent decline across both economy and premium cabins

Latest data from the International Air Transport Association (IATA) covering the third and start of the fourth quarter of 2019 shows a continued softening in…..

Qantas reveals its first upgraded A380 as aircraft operates London-Singapore-Sydney scheduled service after its Dresden makeover

Passengers waiting to board QF002 on Monday night in London were hit by a two hour departure delay. The Qantas flight from London to Sydney…..

British Airways and Airbus bring wings to JPA Design and Williams Advanced Engineering project to develop new lightweight premium aircraft seat

When it comes to understanding aerodynamics then the aviation and Formula 1 industries have a lot in common. Whether it is speed or efficiency, or…..

Delta to debut Premium Select premium economy product in second Latin American market

Delta Air Lines is to bring its Premium Select international premium economy product to a second Latin American market with confirmation that reconfigured Boeing 767-400…..

London – New York may be BA’s billion dollar route, but Norwegian has been the leading growth driver since 2013

The strength of the London to New York market is firmly built on Heathrow (LHR) – John F Kennedy International (JFK) route and the high…..

Lie flat seating is on the rise in the premium cabin of single aisle airliners as new generation arrivals deliver improved comforts as well as a longer range

The number of airlines offering lie-flat seats on narrowbody aircraft is increasing rapidly, providing better options for corporates in a wide range of markets. The…..

The new Virgin Atlantic Goodie Bag claims to be the most sustainable amenity kit in the sky

UK carrier Virgin Atlantic has taken a further step in its sustainable vision with the introduction of its new Goodie Bag products for its upper…..

It is proving a slow process, but LATAM is slowly debuting its new premium business class cabins across its fleet

Towards the end of Aug-2019, LATAM Airlines Group ‘revealed’ its first retrofitted Boeing 777-300ER to the world. The aircraft is the first of the type…..