Tips for Planning Air Ambulance Flights

Tips for Planning Air Ambulance Flights

Most air ambulance flights are short-notice charter (non-scheduled commercial) operations. Because of the nature of these flights, civil aviation authorities are usually very cooperative and accommodating in terms of permits and operational needs. Still, potential...
IATA Latest Program The SFOC

IATA Latest Program The SFOC

IATA has launched a brand new program aiming to raise global standards in cargo handling operations. SFOC (Smart Facility Operational Capacity) is a new program that aims to cut back audit complexity and duplication for cargo handling facilities. This new IATA...
Emirates Engineers Efficiencies with RFID

Emirates Engineers Efficiencies with RFID

To solve the challenge of tracking emergency equipment on-board aircraft Emirates has turned to RFID technology. RFID Scans While other airlines have also been using similar technology, Emirates completes the largest number of RFID scans for inflight emergency...
Emirates first On-Board for Bio-Metric boarding

Emirates first On-Board for Bio-Metric boarding

Emirates has become the first airline outside America to receive approval for bio-metric boarding from the US Customs Border Protection (CBP). Facial Recognition Technology Soon, customers flying from Dubai to any of Emirates’ 12 destinations in the U.S. will be able...
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...
Dubai Airshow 2019

Dubai Airshow 2019

Organizers of this year’s Dubai Airshow have announced that they are anticipating it to be bigger than ever. About Dubai AirShow The Dubai Airshow is a biennial air show held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates under the patronage of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al...
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...