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flydubai to launch Bishkek flights

 flydubai, the Dubai-based LCC, is to launch flights to Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, from 8th February. The new service will operate twice weekly on board Boeing 737-800 aircraft. Schedule: FZ771 DXB 2255 – 0500+1 FRU 73H 25FZ772 FRU 0620 – 0845 DXB 73H 36

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Alitalia to launch flights to Riyadh and Tbilisi

 Alitalia, in Summer 2012, will launch flights to Tbilisi, Georgia, and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia from Rome. Tbilisi route begins on 5th May and will operate twice weekly, while the Riyadh route will operate four times weekly from 1st June. Both routes will be flown on board Airbus A320 aircraft. Schedule: Rome – Tbilisi AZ550 FCO […]

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China Airlines to Cancel London Heathrow service

 China Airlines effective 25th March will be cancelling its two weekly Taipei – London Heathrow route over poor performance of the route. The airline is presently operating this route with Airbus A340-300 aircraft. Schedule till 25th March: CI69 TPE 0925 – 1655 LHR 343 4 CI69 TPE 0925 – 1705 LHR 343 7 CI70 LHR […]

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Emirates enters Vietnam from June

Effective 4th June, Emirates Airline resumes service to Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. The airline is resuming service to Vietnam after a hiatus of almost 15 years. The airline will launch service on the route on board two class Airbus A330-200 aircraft, switching to the Boeing 777-300ER effective Winter 2012/13 season. Schedule: EK390 DXB […]

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Turkish Announces 6 More Routes

 Continuing its astonishing growth phase, Turkish Airlines has announced plans to launch flights on 6 new routes. The routes are Istanbul – Kinshasha Istanbul – Bremen Istanbul – Aalborg – Billund – Istanbul Istanbul – Edinburgh Istanbul – Leipzig  These aircraft will be based on aircraft availability and do not have any published schedules yet. […]

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Garuda Indonesia to begin Tokyo Haneda service

 Garuda Indonesia from 27th April 2012 begins service to Tokyo Haneda from Denpasar. Service operates five times weekly on board Airbus A330-300 aircraft. The flight is subject to government approval. Planned schedule:GA886 DPS 1530 – 2330 HND 333 x13 GA887 HND 0100 – 0700 DPS 333 x24

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VietJetAir Launches Operations on 25th December

 Vietnam’s first privately founded airline – low cost carrier VietJetAir – launches operations from 25th December. The airline will initially fly twice daily on the Ho-Chi-Minh City – Hanoi route, increasing to thrice daily from 10th January 2012. It also plans to launch flights on the Ho-Chi-Minh-City – Da Nang route. The airline founded in […]

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Lufthansa expands into Qingdao and Shenyang

 Lufthansa joins the battle of Chinese expansion by becoming the next European carrier to launch flights to a secondary Chinese city next year.  Effective 26th March 2012, the German carrier will be launching flights to Qingdao and Shenyang out of Frankfurt. It will operate a three weekly Airbus A340-300 service on the route. The capacity […]

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Qatar Airways to Perth from July 2012

Qatar Airways from 3rd July 2012 launches its second destination in Australia, Perth. Service will initially operate thrice weekly on board Airbus A330-200 aircraft. Schedule below. QR900 DOH 0150 – 1815 PER 332 246 QR901 PER 2230 – 0520+1 DOH 332 246  The airline already operates to Melbourne, in Australia.

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Hawaiian to launch New York flights

 Hawaiian Airlines launches flights to New York from June 2012, for the first time in its history. The airline will launch flights from 4th June 2012 to operate daily on board Airbus A330-200. Schedule below HA050 HNL 1505 – 0655+1 JFK 332 D HA051 JFK 1000 – 1500 HNL 332 D 05JUN12

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