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Aug 10

Kuwait resumes flights to Frankfurt and Kabul

Kuwait resumes flights to Frankfurt and Kabul

Kuwait City: Kuwait Civil Aviation Administration has revealed that weekly flights to Frankfurt and Kabul have begun as part of operations to gradually activate departures to and from the countries.

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Aug 10

Emirates ramps up Pakistan services, to offer 60 flights per week

Emirates ramps up Pakistan services, to offer 60 flights per week

Dubai's flagship airline Emirates has announced it will increase its passenger services to/from Pakistan starting August 10, offering customers enhanced connectivity to over 70 destinations within its current network, via Dubai. The airline is set to ramp up its flight frequency to/from"...

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Aug 04

JAL logs $885 million quarterly loss on virus

JAL logs $885 million quarterly loss on virus

Japan Airlines on Monday said it suffered a deep quarterly net loss of $885 million as the coronavirus pandemic halted air travel around the world.
The air carrier said its net loss for April-June came to 93.7 billion yen, plummeting from a quarterly profit of 12.9 billion yen seen"...

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Aug 02

British Airways parent IAG swoops for more cash to survive crisis

British Airways parent IAG swoops for more cash to survive crisis

Airline giant IAG, the owner of British Airways and Spanish carrier Iberia, on Friday logged a 3.8-billion-euro ($4.5 billion) first-half net loss -- and launched a capital-raising to help it navigate the demand-destroying coronavirus crisis.
The European travel giant, whose portfolio"...

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Jul 27

US orders inspections of 2k Boeing planes grounded by virus-

US orders inspections of 2k Boeing planes grounded by virus-

US air safety regulators on Friday ordered plane operators to inspect some 2,000 Boeing jets that have not been flying due to weak travel demand amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued an emergency airworthiness directive for Boeing 737 NG and"...

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Jul 02

Lebanon’s plea to expats: The airport is open again, come visit, bring dollars

Lebanon’s plea to expats: The airport is open again, come visit, bring dollars

BEIRUT: As Beirut’s airport reopened on Wednesday after a four-month virus shutdown, Lebanese expatriates were urged to come home for the summer — and bring dollars.
The Lebanese pound has lost 80 percent of its value this year, plunging to nearly 9,000 to the US dollar"...

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Mar 11

 Cathay Pacific 2019 profits plunge, predicts coronavirus losses 1 / 2 Cathay Pacific warned

Cathay Pacific 2019 profits plunge, predicts coronavirus losses 1 / 2 Cathay Pacific warned

HONG KONG: Cathay Pacific on Wednesday said profits plunged in 2019 as it reeled from political unrest in Hong Kong, while it warned financial losses lay ahead owing to the spread of the coronavirus.
The flagship carrier was hammered throughout the second half of last year as violent"...

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Mar 09

ACI Reveals World’s Best Airports for Customer Experience

ACI Reveals World’s Best Airports for Customer Experience

Airports Council International (ACI) World has today revealed the winners of its world-renowned Airport Service Quality Awards.

The awards recognize those airports around the world that deliver the best customer"...

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Mar 07

Lufthansa cancels Israel flights over virus restrictions

Lufthansa cancels Israel flights over virus restrictions

FRANKFURT AM MAIN — Airline giant Lufthansa said Thursday it was canceling all flights to Israel until March 28, after the Jewish state barred entry to almost all non-resident arrivals from five European nations including Germany over coronavirus fears.

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Mar 03

Middle East carriers need government support to cope with coronavirus impact, Iata says

Middle East carriers need government support to cope with coronavirus impact, Iata says

Alandalus Property, a pioneering real estate company involved in the investment, development and operation of income-generating properties across Saudi Arabia, has registered a 35 per cent growth in its net profit for FY 2019 which surged to SR64.8 million ($17.2 million) from SR48 million"...

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