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7 Feb 2007
Airbus has revealed that the first commercial flight aboard its new A380 superjumbo will be between Singapore and Sydney.The giant aircraft will be used by Singapore Airlines (SIA)...
30 Jan 2007
British Airways (BA) has announced that a planned strike by cabin staff has been called off.The airline will be running a full programme of international and domestic flights, brin...
18 Jan 2007
Emirates has announced that it is launching a new bumper bag of goodies to make flying fun for youngsters.Children will be presented with the updated goodie bags when flying on any...
19 Dec 2006
Passengers travelling on Austrian Airlines flights will now benefit from complimentary hot meals on short-haul economy flights.Previously, passengers were provided with a hot snack...
11 Dec 2006
Apple has announced that it will be teaming up with Air France and KLM to bring iPod technology to passengers.The firm's hugely popular portable music player will soon be compatibl...
8 Dec 2006
People flying with KLM Royal Dutch Airline (KLM) will now benefit from a completely revamped onboard catering service.Passengers flying in KLM World Business Class, KLM Select and ...
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KLM) is trialling a new messaging service to its passengers at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.The airline plans to send messages to its passengers within the ...
23 Oct 2006
Travellers all over the world must have thought that they had seen the last of the great supersonic passenger jet Concorde.However, the Anglo-French jet may yet make a return to ou...
19 Oct 2006
British Airways has opened tender to replace 34 longhaul aircraft to manufacturers including Airbus, Boeing and Rolls Royce.The longhaul fleet will be refreshed, introducing succes...
18 Oct 2006
A number of airlines in the US have come under fire after it was revealed that the number of overbooked flights rose by 40% in the last year.The US Department of Transportation say...