SpiceJet Launches First International Hub In UAE

SpiceJet Launches First International Hub In UAE

Indian low-cost airline, SpiceJet, has launched a new international hub in the UAE, which will begin operating as soon as December. New Hub The new hub at Ras Al Khaimah International Airport is SpiceJet’s first overseas and poses new competition to local low-cost...
Emirates to Add A Second Daily Flight to London

Emirates to Add A Second Daily Flight to London

United Arab Emirates announced the launch of a second daily flight from Dubai to London. Additional Flight The additional flight means that Emirates customers will now have 11 daily flight options to and from three London airports. Second Daily Flight As with the...
Could Airlines Replace Overhead Bins With Beds?

Could Airlines Replace Overhead Bins With Beds?

Long-haul flying comes in many different flavors. On one hand, some airlines offer excellent first and business class products. On the other, economy class can be a grueling long-haul experience. But, what if airlines took out overhead bins and instead added mounted...
British Airways pilots set to go on strike

British Airways pilots set to go on strike

British Airways pilots set to go on strike British Airways (BA) pilots have voted in favour of strike action over the amount of pay. Talks between British Airways and its pilots have broken down. The airline and its pilots have been in talks since June. The British...
British Airways Faces Fine over Data Breach

British Airways Faces Fine over Data Breach

British Airways Faces Fine over Data Breach The UK’s data protection authority plans to levy a £183.4 million ($230 million) fine on British Airways over the theft of passenger data in 2018, the largest ever penalty proposed by the country’s Information Commissioner’s...
A Look At Chinese Investments In African Airports

A Look At Chinese Investments In African Airports

As part of the wider trend of increasing Sino-African aviation ties, Chinese Airlines has invested heavily in African Airports. In part two of our three-part series, we focus on the importance of infrastructure for development, the African airport infrastructure...