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Alitalia flight and cockpit crew are expressing increased alarm that the embattled airline has begun sliding into another abyss and want reassurances from the government about its future. The three trade unions representing pilots and cabin crew—Anpac, Anpav, and ANP—have joined forces and formed the Federazione Nazionale del Trasporto Aereo (FNTA), Italy’s National Federation of Air Transport, to speak “with one voice when we meet with the government,” according to Anpac secretary-general Antonio Divietri.
Let’s face it; the vast majority of people don’t enjoy flying. From tight seats to surprising fees, the whole experience of hopping on an airplane can prove to be tedious. Despite this, there are several common denominators that make aviation one of the most integral and prosperous industries of our time.
Recently-appointed Etihad Airways Group Chief Executive Tony Douglas said on Tuesday the state-owned airline was becoming “more rational” and would not shy away from dropping routes that were commercially unsustainable.
Engineering giant Rolls-Royce has filed a patent for a new type of electric engine that could revolutionise commercial air travel, as it strives to streamline its operations through large-scale job cuts.
The recent rise in cases of human trafficking via air travel has jolted airlines to denounce the nefarious activity and set new control measures.
Aviation network inflight broadband wins German Innovation Award
Deutsche Telekom’s David Fox and Inmarsat’s Stefan Magiera collect the prestigious German Innovation Award for the European Aviation Network (EAN
Airlines have record-high customer satisfaction in 2018
Travel insurance comparison site, Squaremouth, has reviewed three common air travel nightmares that travel insurance doesn´t cover, the company said.
In recent years, a clutch of aeronautics startups has sparked renewed interest in supersonic travel, which stalled after the Concorde’s retirement in 2003.
U.S. airlines adding 116,000 seats per day to accommodate an expected 246.1 million travelers. Air travel continues to be affordable and accessible, with three consecutive years of airfare declines.
The regional airspace Agreement and its enabling regulations aim at achieving a seamless upper airspace for the region which will lead to enhanced competition in air travel and efficiency.
The 737 MAX is the best-selling civil aircraft in the history of Boeing.
The storm hit New York overnight and some areas have been put under a state of emergency.
Air New Zealand is discreetly developing a new business class seat product behind closed doors, in time for it to outfit them on a new wave of next-generation aircraft.
About half of flights in Europe faced delays on Tuesday because of a failure of the Eurocontrol system that manages air traffic for 41 countries.
Finding the best airline in the United States may sound like a challenge. After all, between the ever-shrinking legroom and expanding baggage fees—never mind delays and overbooking debacles—air travel sometimes seems more like a necessary hassle than anything else.
For a 200-passenger plane, there will be four attendants with each pair responsible for one end of the plane.
The crew must then carry out their assigned checks of the aircraft, for Robert, this includes checking the door pressure gauge.
“We urge citizens to take in to account the winter environment and provide themselves with enough time to travel to the airport. We ask the departing passengers to appear at least two hours before their flight”, said from the airport
The commerical airline industry showed continued safety improvements in nearly all key metrics and regions in 2017 with the all accident rate (measured in accidents per 1 million flights) standing at 1.08 over 1.68 the previous year and the rate of 2.01 for the previous 5-year period (2012-2016).
Qatar Airways offers six flights a day between Doha and London, providing a fast and frequent connection between the two capital cities. Later this year, Qatar Airways will launch the first daily direct flights between Doha and Cardiff, UK. From 1 May 2018, the new service will provide the Welsh capital with links to the rest of the world via Qatar Airways’ extensive global route network.
Air travel is becoming as ubiquitous as taking a bus or train — which means it no longer has its traditional mystique. But some mysteries still persist 35,000 feet in the air. There are plenty of things airlines don’t want you to know about flying. Are nonrefundable tickets really nonrefundable? What should you do if your airline cancels your flight? Do free upgrades exist? And how do you actually score the best deals on tickets?
The International Air Transport Association says airlines should expect a rise in passenger numbers to 4.3 billion this year.
The association noted that this would be a six per cent rise from the 4.1 billion passengers recorded in 2017.
“The increased ability of the airlines to pass on the costs to the customers due to reduced competitive intensity has resulted in an increase in the revenue per available seat kilometer (RASK)-cost per available seat kilometer (CASK) spread for the airlines, and the financial performance of most of the airlines improved during the current year,” Kinjal Shah, Assistant Vice President and Co-Head – Corporate Sector Ratings, ICRA said.
An Airbus plane brought in to cover faulty Air New Zealand aircraft has caused problems of its own, with homebound passengers delayed up to 18 hours.
The fabric seats have a classy and contemporary design, and come with more back support, as well as more legroom with an adjustable footrest for maximum comfort.
They even have a six-way adjustable headrest with side wings for better head and neck support, so you no longer need to carry around a neck pillow!
It also comes with smart stowage solutions such as coat hook and compartment, adjustable personal reading light, 11.1 inch (28cm) personal touch-screen monitor for your entertainment needs, in-seat power supply, and USB charging port. The seats are in a 3-4-3 configuration.
It is more by one third in the comparison with the previous year. It is 2 000 people per day’, he wrote at Facebook.
According to him, 90% people aim to the EU countries. The most popular European directions are Budapest, Warsaw, Wroclaw, Hamburg, Nurnberg, Poznan and Rome.
He made the remarks in a meeting between his country’s economic and agricultural delegation and Head of Khorasan Razavi Agriculture Jihad Organization Mojtaba Mazrouei in Mashhad on Monday in which he called the visit to the province as the starting point for enhanced relations. He said export of banana makes 70 percent of The Philippines’
Kanselado hanggang kahapon ang ilang domestic at international flights sa Iloilo International Airport dahil sa pansamantalang pagsasara ng runway ng paliparan matapos na nag-overshoot ang isang eroplano ng Cebu Pacific, nitong Biyernes ng gabi.
With proper planning, you can help ensure a flight is a good experience for you and your child. Babies under 7 days of age should not fly. Cabin pressure in an airplane changes often, and a newborn baby’s system may have trouble adjusting. If your baby is younger than 7 days of age and must