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British Airways to increase Moscow capacity

British Airways, from 25th March 2012, is increasing capacity on its London Heathrow – Moscow service. The 0855 London departure ( 1720 from DME ) switches from Airbus A320 to Boeing 747-400. Flight number changes from BA872/3 to BA233/4. The other two daily flights will operate with Boeing 767 equipment.

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SriLankan Increases Zurich Flights

SriLankan Airlines has increased the frequencies on its planned Zurich route from 2 to 3 per week. The new flight operates on Wednesday and continues to London. New flight’s schedule UL549 CMB 0645 – 1210 ZRH 1330 – 1430 LHR 343 3 UL550 LHR 1625 – 1855 ZRH 2010 – 1045+1 CMB 343 3 The […]

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bmi British Midland to start Amritsar flights

bmi British Midland is launching flights to Amritsar, India from London, effective 13th October. The flights will operate thrice weekly, onboard Airbus A330-200 aircraft. The airline is routing the new flights via Almaty in Kazakhstan. Strangely, the airline at present does not have local traffic rights between Almaty and Amritsar, hindering the full revenue potential […]

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SriLankan May Launch Flights to Canada

UPDATE: The airline has confirmed to The Networker that it will not be launching its own service to Canada, but instead code-share.  SriLankan Airlines has long been planning to operate flights into Toronto, Canada. The airline wanted to operate these flights via London, and they recently received fifth freedom approval from the UK authorities for […]

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TAM Applies for Daily Rio – London flights

 TAM Linhas AĆ©reas has applied to the ANAC ( Brazilian equivalent of CAA ) to increase its Rio De Janeiro – London flights to Daily. The airline presently operates thrice weekly services to London Heathrow on board Airbus A330-200 aircraft.  The decision to increase flights, apparently, comes as a form of head-to-head competition with oneworld carrier […]

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Routes of The Week 27 Feb – 14 Mar

Airline Type Route Frequency Aircraft Validity Aegean launch Larnaca – London LHR daily A320 eff 27 Mar Garuda Indonesia increase Jakarta – Hong Kong D > 2D 737-800 eff 16 Jun flydubai launch Dubai – Sohag 2 weekly 737-800 eff 6 Apr Qatar Airways launch Doha – Sofia 4 weekly A320 eff 14 Sep Qatar […]

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SriLankan Receieves More Rights to, and 5th Freedom to Canada, via UK

 Sri Lanka and the UK have revised the bilateral air services agreement between the two countries, Sri Lanka’s state radio reported. Previously Sri Lankan airlines were allowed 14 weekly flights to the UK, which has now been increased to 21 weekly. The agreement has also provided fifth freedom rights to SriLankan between UK and the […]

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