US administration not considering ban on visitors from countries affected by the Ebola virus

US administration not considering ban on visitors from countries  affected by the Ebola virus

The US administration is not considering a ban on visitors from countries most affected by the Ebola virus outbreak but… Read More »

Ebola spread patterns and airline traffic data predict that virus could be in France by October

Ebola spread patterns and airline traffic data predict that virus could be in France by October

Scientists have used Ebola disease spread patterns and airline traffic data to predict a 75 percent chance the virus could… Read More »

Airbus plans to deliver the first A350 to Qatar Airways before year-end

Airbus plans to deliver the first A350 to Qatar Airways before year-end

The Airbus plans to deliver the first A350 right after Europe’s aviation regulator, EASA, has awarded safety approval for the… Read More »

Saudi authorities are screening pilgrims arriving from West Africa for Ebola

Saudi authorities are screening pilgrims arriving from West Africa for Ebola

Anxious to safeguard Islam’s haj pilgrimage from the threat of Ebola, Saudi authorities are screening pilgrims arriving from West Africa… Read More »

Airlines and airports hit by the Ebola epidemic are trying to prove that flying to West Africa is safe

Airlines and airports hit by the Ebola epidemic are trying to prove that flying to West Africa is safe

Airlines and airports handling travel to countries worst hit by the Ebola epidemic are trying to prove that flying to… Read More »

Demand for African flights from Asia has fallen due to Ebola virus concerns according to Emirates CEO

Demand for African flights from Asia has fallen due to Ebola virus concerns according to Emirates CEO

Emirates’ president Tim Clark said demand for flights to Africa from Asia has fallen due to concerns over the Ebola… Read More »

Jet Airways plans to increase flights between India and Abu Dhabi

Jet Airways plans to increase flights between India and Abu Dhabi

Jet Airways has announced plans to dramatically increase connectivity between India and Abu Dhabi Int’l with effect from November this… Read More »

Global experts issue new warnings of the scale of West Africa’s Ebola outbreak

Global experts issue new warnings of the scale of West Africa's Ebola outbreak

Global experts issued stark new warnings of the scale of West Africa’s Ebola outbreak on Tuesday Sept. 23, with the… Read More »

Emirates adds a second daily A380 service to Mauritius

Emirates adds a second daily A380 service to Mauritius

Emirates is moving forward the launch of its second daily A380 service to Mauritius to next month. The Gulf airline… Read More »

CEIBA Intercontinental will resume flights to West Africa

CEIBA Intercontinental will resume flights to West Africa

CEIBA Intercontinental will shortly resume scheduled flights to West Africa suspended in mid-August owing to the current Ebola outbreak there…. Read More »

RwandAir plans to start Asian and European flights in 2016

RwandAir plans to start Asian and European flights in 2016

RwandAir, based in Kigali, could make its Asian and European début during the financial years 2016/2017 and 2017/2018, respectively, according… Read More »

Emirates Airline CEO suggest Airbus could make a final decision over the A380NEO very soon

Emirates Airline CEO suggest Airbus could make a final decision over the A380NEO very soon

Emirates Airline’s fleet of Airbus A380s is sure to get bigger, but its next order for the Super Jumbo could… Read More »

Ethiopian Airlines orders 20 Boeing 737-8 MAXs

Ethiopian Airlines orders 20 Boeing 737-8 MAXs

Ethiopian Airlines announced on Sept. 20 an order for 20 Boeing 737-8 MAXs. The order, previously unidentified on the Boeing… Read More »

Pegasus Airlines to start African flights

Pegasus Airlines to start African flights

Pegasus Airlines is set to make its African début later next month when it launches flights to Egypt. The Turkish… Read More »

Med-View Airline begins West African flights

Med-View Airline begins West African flights

Med-View Airline, based in Kano, commenced regional West African operations on September 15 with the launch of daily Lagos to… Read More »

Air Seychelles will resume flights to India

Air Seychelles will resume flights to India

Air Seychelles, based in Mahé will resume services to India on Dec. 2 of 2014 with a three times weekly… Read More »

Airlines suspend Yemen flights due to violence

Airlines suspend Yemen flights due to violence

Emirates and Etihad Airways have both suspended their respective services to Sana until further notice following an escalation in violence… Read More »

Dubai will expand its second airport to handle over 200 million passengers

Dubai will expand its second airport to handle over 200 million passengers

Dubai will spend USD32 billion on expanding its second airport to handle over 200 million people annually next decade, roughly… Read More »