Airlines for Europe (A4E) and European Regions Airline Association (ERA) welcomed the new guidelines issued on March 26 by the European Commission on Facilitating Air Cargo Operations during COVID-19 outbreak, which provide member states with clear indications on how to ensure that the air freight sector continues to operate despite the health measures in place to limit the spread of COVID-19.
Ethiopian Airlines has delivered medical supplies donated by Jack Ma, the founder of China’s e-commerce giant Alibaba, to 39 African Countries within five days.
Sanad Aerotech (Sanad), the leading provider of aircraft engine maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) solutions and part of Sanad – a wholly owned subsidiary of Mubadala Investment Company (Mubadala), has elevated its business expansion ambitions in Africa by signing a landmark agreement with Ethiopian Airlines.
Cyprus Airways has announced the launch of ticket sales for Summer 2020 from Larnaca and Paphos to destinations in Greece, Europe and the Middle East.
An agreement between the Cyprus Deputy Ministry of Tourism and Hermes Airports has been established with the German Condor Airlines for the launch of eight new flights to Paphos during the period April – November, 2020.
Blue Air will launch its winter flight programme from Cyprus to Athens, Thessaloniki and Bucharest, which will run from October 27, 2019 until March 2020.
Blue Air, has launched its 2020 summer schedule where passengers can choose out of the 70 routes in 16 European countries for their next summer holiday.
Star Alliance, one the world’s largest airline alliance, and NEC Corporation, global leader in IT, network and biometric technologies, recently signed a partnership agreement to develop a biometric data-based identification platform that will significantly improve the travel experience for frequent flyer programme customers of Star Alliance member airlines.
Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has achieved outstanding half-year results for the first half of this year comparing to the same period in 2018 with a higher seat load factor as well as the number of carried passengers.