Aviation

Technology

Bird Academy awarded IATA 2018 Regional top performer award

Bird Academy, one of South Asia’s Top-10 2011 IATA- certified Authorised Training Centers, has been awarded the IATA 2018 Regional Top Performer Award at the recently concluded Global Training Partners

Travel

Nijhawan Group with Turkish Airlines conducts a FAM Trip to Bosnia and Herzegovina

Nijhawan Group in partnership with Turkish Airlines recently conducted a familiarization trip for top travel agents from India. The aim was to increase the knowledge of Bosnia and Herzegovina as

Aviation

Cathay Pacific enters into leasing partnership with Sonoco

Cathay Pacific Cargo and Sonoco ThermoSafe a partnership agreement for the leasing of the PharmaPort 360 temperature-controlled bulk shipping container. The agreement enables pharmaceutical shippers to lease PharmaPort 360 containers

Travel

flydubai launches flights to Kinshasa

flydubai’s inaugural flight touched down at N’djili Airport (Kinshasa International Airport – FIH).  It will operate daily flights to N’djili Airport with an en-route stop in Entebbe. flydubai is the

Government

Indian aviation sector growing exponentially: Suresh Prabhu

Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu has said that the Indian aviation sector is growing exponentially and added that the Indian Aviation will become the largest aviation market if the trend

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Sounds Air enlists Sabre technology to support domestic growth

Sabre Corporation announces a long-term distribution agreement with Sounds Air, which recently celebrated its 30th anniversary. Under this new agreement, Sounds Air will now be able to expand its sales

Airlines

Emirates sets new record with over 1 million Wi-Fi connections on board

Emirates has set a new record with over 1 million Wi-Fi connections made on board its flights in March alone. During the month, 1,037,016 Emirates customers connected to the internet

Airlines

Philippine Airlines appoints Bird Group as GSA in India

Philippine Airlines (PAL), the flag carrier of Philippines has appointed Bird Travels Pvt. Ltd., the Airline Management Services arm of Bird Group as its local representative in India. The association

Airlines

Potential bidders “arm twisting” govt on Air India sale : Unions

Alleging that the probable bidders are using “arm twisting tactics” to force the government sell the national carrier for cheap, a forum of 10 Air India union s has said

Travel

Eurowings makes basic fare available through Sabre

The Lufthansa Group’s low-cost airline Eurowings has expanded its agreement with leading global travel technology provider Sabre Corporation by making its BASIC fare available through the Sabre travel marketplace.  The move will