Archive | June, 2012

Emirates to launch flights to Erbil

Emirates Airline effective 12th August will launch flights to Erbil, its third destination in Iraq. Flights will operate four times weekly on board Airbus A340-300 aircraft, prior to being increased to daily from 3rd September onwards. The service will be operated on board Airbus A330-200 aircraft from IATA Winter season, beginning 28th October. Schedule: EK949 […]

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IndiGo Expands Internationally with the Addition of Three New Routes

IndiGo, the Indian LCC, will be expanding its international routes from August with the addition of three new routes to Dubai, and the increase of Bangkok flights. An IndiGo aircraft at Bengaluru International Airport (BLR) – © Anirudh Emani The carrier’s existing Delhi – Dubai route will receive its second daily flight with effect from […]

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Etihad announces plans for 787-9 routes

 Continuing ahead with its trend of announcing routes long term in the future, Etihad has revealed the likely candidates for its initial Boeing 787-9 routes. The first of the airline’s 787-9 deliveries are expected in the fourth quarter of 2014. The airline disclosed this at a special ceremony held to welcome the Boeing 787′s visit […]

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SAA ends CPT – LHR service, SIA quickly grabs the slot for a 4th daily SIN – LHR

 South African Airways just two days ago revealed that it would be cancelling its long serving Cape Town – London Heathrow service effective 14th August. And with the cancellation, it would be leaving a slot pair with some very lucrative timings at Heathrow. SA220 CPT LHR 1850 0620+1 D 332 SA221 LHR CPT 2100 1005+1 […]

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Oman Air to launch Tehran service

 Oman Air effective 1st September will be launching daily flights to Tehran, from its Muscat hub. Flights will operate daily on board its Embraer 175 aircraft. Schedules are below WY431 MCT IKA 0200 0520 D145 WY433 MCT IKA 0930 1250 D2367 WY432 IKA MCT 0710 0925 D145 WY434 IKA MCT 1340 1600 D2367

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