AVIATION

November 20, 2019

Finnair Sapporo service to operate throughout the year

Twice-weekly flights to Sapporo in Hokkaido, which during the winter is home to some of Japan’s top
November 18, 2019

All-new safety video starring global K-pop group SuperM Korean Air unveils

Korean Air unveiled a brand-new safety video in partnership with SM Entertainment, the largest entertainment company in Korea.
November 18, 2019

Asia Pacific for EIU study finds big data dividends for corporate travel managers

The digitisation of corporate travel has been a major driver of efficiency in corporate travel management
November 17, 2019

Emirates opens first remote check-in terminal in Dubai for cruise passengers

Emirates’ first remote check-in terminal, outside of the airport, was opened today to provide seamless connections
November 16, 2019

Confidence in Sabre Pakistan International Airlines reaffirms

Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), a technology provider to the global travel industry, announced a
November 14, 2019

‘Dine on demand’ in business class is being planned to be introduced by SIA

Singapore Airlines is aiming to provide Business Class with a ' dine on demand ' meal service, and trials are expected
November 14, 2019

Regional air hub plan for Bangladesh restated by PM Sheikh Hasina

Honorable Prime Minister, Sheikh Hasina has made call about making Bangladesh a regional air hub several
November 13, 2019

Automation of Customs at Shah Amanat International Airport

Chattaogram, Shah Amanat International Airport’s passengers will be able to get their goods released quickly
November 12, 2019

Ras Al Khaimah to be stepping stone for India’s SpiceJet to make into Europe

SpiceJet, India's low-cost airline has announced plans to create its first international hub at Ras Al Khaimah
November 12, 2019

The cruise season begins in Kochi with the arrival of the first luxury ship

On November 5, the arrival of the first AIDAvita cruise liner marked the start of the cruise season in Kerala
November 12, 2019

Advertising platform travel audience launched by Amadeus in Asia Pacific

Advertising platform travel audience launched by Travel Technology Company Amadeus, in the largest and
November 11, 2019

Regional air hub plan for Bangladesh restated by PM Sheikh Hasina

Honorable Prime Minister, Sheikh Hasina has made call about making Bangladesh a regional air hub several years ago
November 10, 2019

The 50th anniversary of the BD Airlines Pilots ‘ Association

At the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in the capital on Tuesday, the Bangladesh Airlines Pilots ' Association (BAPA)
November 9, 2019

The 50th anniversary of the BD Airlines Pilots ‘ Association

At the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in the capital on Tuesday, the Bangladesh Airlines Pilots ' Association (BAPA)
November 9, 2019

Direct Flight Introduced By Biman for Dhaka-Madina Route

Biman Bangladesh has made Madina the second destination in Saudi Arabia after Jeddah to have direct flight operation from Dhaka.
November 8, 2019

Modernization project worth Tk 20,500 crore for Shahjalal International Airport

To make Shahjalal International Airport more efficient and expandable, the government has taken the initiatives. As
November 7, 2019

NOVOAIR and Firefly to support each other operationally

On 17th October, NOVOAIR, a Bangladesh-based private carrier, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU
November 7, 2019

The 52nd conference of the Arab Air Carriers Organization held in Kuwait City

The 52nd annual general meeting of the Arab Air Carriers Organization (AACO) was welcomed in th
November 7, 2019

No bank guarantee will be needed by Travel Agents to become IATA entities

To become International Air Transport Association (IATA) approved entities, Travel agents of Bangladesh will
November 7, 2019

NEW BUDGET CARRIER TO BE LAUNCHED BY AIR ARABIA AND ETIHAD

A new low-cost UAE airline Air Arabia Abu Dhabi will be launched by Air Arabia and Etihad that will provide passengers
November 6, 2019

Cargo terminal to be expanded by Qatar’s Hamad Internaional Airport

A new cargo terminal has been constructed by Hamad International Airport (HIA) as part of the second phase
November 5, 2019

Rotating hotel in Space

Travelers, who find it amusing to travel, will have a new horizon to visit in few years. They will have the chance to visit
November 4, 2019

Chittagong airport road to get new name

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s name would be the new name of Chittagong airport road, announced by the
November 3, 2019

Regent Airways’ 9 years of existence is celebrated with up to 50% discount

In celebration of Regent Airways’ 9th anniversary, it is offering up to 50 percent discount on air tickets
November 2, 2019

Dubai winter break offer by Emirates

With its shopping markets, urban souks, beautiful beach resorts, fine dining, outdoor water parks and much more,
October 31, 2019

ABU DHABI AND BEIJING AIRPORTS WORKING TOGETHER

Abu Dhabi International Airport and Beijing Daxing International Airport have signed a new agreement together
October 31, 2019

ABUDHABI MEDICAL TOURISM IS BEING PROMOTED BY ETIHAD AIRWAYS

The first time in the region that a medical service provider and an airline collaborated to promote Abu Dhabi as a premier medical
October 30, 2019

Enormous order of 300 Airbus’ aircrafts was placed by India’s IndiGo

Airbus’ 300 A320neo family aircrafts order has been placed by India’s IndiGo. This is the largest bulk order that Airbus ha
October 30, 2019

Washington Airport celebrated its first Diwali

For the first time in the history, Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) has celebrated the Indian light festival, Diwali.
October 29, 2019

Automation of Customs at Shah Amanat International Airport

Chattaogram, Shah Amanat International Airport’s passengers will be able to get their goods released quickly after paying
October 29, 2019

DIRECT FLIGHT INTRODUCED BY BIMAN FOR DHAKA-MADINA ROUTE

Biman Bangladesh has made Madina the second destination in Saudi Arabia after Jeddah to have direct flight operation from Dhaka.
October 29, 2019

Smart Shuttles in New Zealand’s Airport

Christchurch Airport has a long term future vision of Autonomous vehicles, which partly
October 29, 2019

United Airlines is going to add the option to virtually see your seat

United Airlines will introduce the system of virtually seeing the possible seat options before reserving.
October 29, 2019

Bangladesh’s first Aviation University will start from January

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Aviation and Aerospace University (BSMRAAU) will start its operation from January, 2020
October 28, 2019

BIMAN TO PURCHASE TWO DREAMLINERS FOR THE PRICE OF ONE

The news has been circulating about Biman Bangladesh’s future plan to purchase two more Boeings ever since Biman has
October 28, 2019

BIMAN TO ADD MORE FLIGHTS FOR DHAKA-DELHI ROUTE

To meet the huge passenger demand, Bangladesh Biman is going to increase the number of flights for Dhaka-Delhi
October 28, 2019

Artificial Intelligence will soon run the Finland’s Airports

Fourkind, a hands-on advisory company and Reaktor, a global hybrid agency, to take a closer look at the small airport of Kittila in
October 28, 2019

Biman to introduce direct flights for Chattogram-Madina route from 31st October

Bangladesh Biman will be starting direct flights from Shah Amanat Internaitonal Airport, Chattogram to Madina,
October 27, 2019

Chinese ownership transfer by Himalaya Airlines

According to the Himalayan News Service, Himalaya Airlines, a country's private international joint venture, is preparing to transfer the company's Chinese ownership.
October 26, 2019

Air India expands foreign network

Air India recently launched its direct connection to Seoul, South Korea, which saw the national carrier join hands with Korea
October 23, 2019

Join hands to launch Abu Dhabi’s first low-cost carrier Etihad and Air Arabia

Etihad Aviation Group, owner of the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, and Air Arabia, the Middle East and North
October 22, 2019

India relaxes e-visa law for Chinese nationals

India has now announced five-year tourist e-visas for Chinese nationals, which is much longer duration than it was till now.
October 19, 2019

Sri Lanka to several Southern Indian cities Direct flights from very soon

Direct international flights available from Sri Lanka to several southern cities. As per the latest news reports,
October 18, 2019

Online registration for visiting Kartarpur Gurdwara in Pakistan starts October 20

India wanting to visit Gurdwara Darbar Sahib Kartarpur in Pakistan can now opt for online registration, starting October 20. Prese
October 18, 2019

JetBlue and Norwegian Are Bringing Cheaper European Flights to Smaller U.S. Cities

Flights across the pond are getting cheaper all the time.
October 17, 2019

Indian carrier IndiGo for CDB aviation delivers first of Nine A321neos

CDB Aviation, a wholly owned Irish subsidiary of China Development Bank Financial Leasing Co., Limited (“CDB Leasing”), announced today the delivery of the first
October 15, 2019

Airlines see moderate increase in passenger demand by International Air Transport Association

Announced global passenger traffic data for August 2019 showing that demand (measured in total revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs)
October 14, 2019

14 million passengers in September 2019 by Lufthansa Group airlines

welcomed around 14 million passengers. This shows an increase of 2.3 percent compared to the previous year’s month.
October 12, 2019

Salaam Air launches flights from Chittagong

SalamAir has started direct flights from the port city to Chittagong to Muscat. The airline launched a flight from Dhaka to Muscat in September last year.
October 11, 2019

US-Bangla Airlines launches GDS in China via TravelSky

US-Bangla Airlines has launched GDS sales in China, using TravelSky, via the Airlines’ Zenith® PSS