After recently joining forces with British Airways to create one of the largest airlines in the world Iberia have now won a contract for the maintenance, repair and overhaul of the CFM56-5B engines on British Airways Airbus aircraft.
Boeing has delivered the first Next-Generation 737-900ER with the new Boeing Sky Interior to Tajikistan-based Somon Air, making it the first Central Asian carrier to operate an airplane featuring the new Boeing innovative interior. The delivery is also the first direct purchase of a 737 Somon Air.
Etihad Airways has today announced a codeshare agreement with Vietnam Airlines.
The announcement takes the total of Etihad Airways codeshare partners to 33. Passengers on both airlines will be able to take advantage of the agreement from the 30th October 2011.
The all-new Jet Airways Boeing 737-800 aircraft feature new Sky Interiors, complete with cove lighting and a curved cabin architecture that provides a feeling of openness and space.
Cessna has today launched the Citation M2, a new light business jet that fills the gap between the Citation Mustang and the Citation CJ family.
Even the rain couldn’t dampen the celebrations today of the first 787 Dreamliner handover by Boeing to launch customer ANA during a ceremony adjacent to the factory where the new 787 aircraft was assembled. More than 500 employees representing the 787 program walked alongside the all-new jetliner to present it to ANA executives as a … Continued
Japan Airlines (JAL) and China Eastern Airlines have reached an agreement to greatly expand their codeshare partnership to include their entire Sino-Japan networks. Starting from the 8th October 2011, the airlines will place their respective flight designators “JL” and “MU” on every flight operated by the other, between cities in China and Japan.
As the project to build the world’s largest airside facility dedicated to the Airbus A380 continues on track at Dubai International, Dubai Airports is reaching out to world class food and beverage operators and service providers to submit expressions of interest for providing services at the upcoming Concourse 3.
Dubai International Airport passenger numbers topped four million for the sixth time in eight months according to traffic statistics released today by Dubai Airports.
We’ve yet to try this airline out for ourselves (if you have travelled with Etihad Airways we’d like to hear from you) but it seems the continual development of Etihad is paying dividends.