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The Scandinavia based Low Cost Carrier Norwegian today revealed its long haul plans to the world with the opening of its long haul flights for reservation. Norwegian’s first two long haul destinations will be Bangkok and New York as published already, and will be served from both Stockholm and Oslo. The airline will use Boeing […]

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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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QANTAS Announces Additional Route Cuts

Qantas Airways has announced a number of additional route cuts from Summer, as part of its ongoing restructuring efforts. The affected routes include.. – Auckland – Los Angeles, Airbus A330 service – Singapore – Mumbai, Airbus A330 service This would cut Qantas’ only link with India, although Los Angeles would continue to be served with […]

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Thai Smile to commence services on July

 Thai Smile plans to conduct its first flight on 1st July, said Thai Airways in its annual report. Thai Smile is a new fully owned Low Cost Carrier subsidiary of Thai Airways.  The new LCC is expected to utilize the TG code, but will have a lower cost base than its parent. The new airline will […]

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Qatar Airways Introduces Higher Density 777-300ER

 Qatar Airways has introduced a higher density seating configuration for some of its 777-300ER aircraft to be used on lower yielding routes. The new configuration will have 380 (24J/356Y) seats in total, with the removal of the second Business Class cabin and replacing it with Economy Class. The Economy Class seating remains 3-3-3. One 777-300ER, […]

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Route Highlights

Here are some of this week’s most important route news so far.. – Effective 1st June, RAK Airways will be launching flights to Bangkok. Flights will operate four times weekly on board 737-800 equipment. Also, from 15th February, the airline will launch flights to Kathmandu. – Qatar Airways from 2nd February will be resuming flights […]

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Mihin Lanka to Bangkok, Manila and Sharjah

 In an interview with a local newspaper, Mr. Kapila Chandrasena, the [joint] CEO of Mihin Lanka [ and SriLankan Airlines] has stated that the Sri Lanka based low cost carrier expects to launch flights to Bangkok, Manila and Sharjah soon.    He has stated that the carrier will launch flights to Manila via Bangkok, a […]

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SriLankan Airlines Network-wide Changes from Winter

SriLankan Airlines from Winter 2011 onwards is making a number of changes to its network. All changes are going into effect from the week of 23 December 2011. This article is constantly being updated please check back for the latest information. Chennai Flights increased from 15 to 27 weekly. UL125 CMB 0030 – 0150 MAA […]

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THAI Upgrades Services to Bangalore and Colombo

 Thai Airways effective 31st October is upgrading the aircraft type on its routes to Bangalore (Bengaluru) and Colombo. Bangalore Service increases to daily Boeing 777-200ER from the present mix of Boeing 777-200ER and A330-300. This however will bring a total of 7 seats less than the present number, since the 772 seats 302 passengers versus […]

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Singapore Airlines Network Changes Winter 2011/12

 Singapore Airlines has announced the following changes to its route network in the Northern Winter season of 2011 & 2012 (30th Oct to 24th Mar). Photo by Juergen Lehle  All of the following changes are for routes out of Singapore and are effective 30th October 2011. Ahmedabad  Flights will increase to thrice weekly from the […]

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