Haiti: Sunrise Airways Begins New Daily Charter Service to Santo Domingo

Sunrise Airways is spreading its wings once again, adding Santo Domingo to its rapidly growing list of international destinations. The Port-au-Prince based carrier has received approval from Haiti’s Civil Aviation Authority and the Dominican Republic’s Junta de Aviacion Civil (JAC)...Read more

Air New Zealand Announces World’s First Scheduled Boeing 787-9 Route

Air New Zealand has announced Auckland-Perth will be the first scheduled route ever operated by the revolutionary new Boeing 787-9 when the airline takes delivery of the launch aircraft next year. Chief Executive Officer Christopher Luxon made the announcement at...Read more

United Announces New Service Between Chicago and Edinburgh, Scotland

United will launch nonstop summer seasonal service between Chicago O’Hare (ORD) and Edinburgh, Scotland (EDI), beginning May 22, 2014, currently subject to government approval. The flights will operate five times weekly from May 22 to June 11, daily between June...Read more

Sunrise Airways Spreads Its Wings To Turks & Caicos

Sunrise Airways, a new start-up airline based in Port-au-Prince, announced that it will start regularly scheduled passenger service between Cap Haitien and Providenciales, Turks & Caicos effective immediately. The new route marks the first international service for the airline, an...Read more

South African Airways Launches “More of Africa For Less” Fare Sale

South African Airways (SAA) has launched the “More of Africa for Less” fare sale, with low fares from the U.S. to 15 destinations in Africa. Fares start at just $999 round trip (restrictions apply) for SAA’s flights from Washington, DC...Read more

Xiamen Airlines Finalizes Order Of Six Boeing 787-8 Dreamliners

Air Promotions Group, the U.S. representative for China’s Xiamen Airline, has confirmed that Xiamen Air finalized an order for six Boeing 787-8 Dreamliners – Boeing’s high-tech, fuel-efficient jetliners to expand its long-haul international service. The order is worth $1.3 billion...Read more

South African Airways Declared Most On Time Airline in the World

South African Airways (SAA) has been declared the most on-time airline in the world. This follows the release of the June 2013 Airline and Airport On-time Performance Report by FlightStats, Inc. According to the report, major international airlines on average...Read more

Aeromexico Dreamliner Leads Nation’s Record Fleet Upgrade

Aeromexico today presented its first Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner at its new Maintenance Hangar located at the International Mexico City Airport (AICM). This makes Aeromexico the only national airline and one of the first carriers worldwide to serve its customers with...Read more

Hamish Davidson Named COO Of Sunrise Airways

Sunrise Airways has tapped longtime aviation industry executive Hamish Davidson to serve as the carrier’s Chief Operating Officer (COO). In his new role, Mr. Davidson will oversee all aspects of daily operations at Sunrise, while also directing the establishment of...Read more

Continued Growth of Turkish Airlines Coincides with Increase of Tourism to Turkey

Turkish Airlines announced marked growth in passengers flying to Turkey and many of its other international destinations. The flag carrier of Turkey has experienced a dramatic increase in ticket sales for several years partially as a result of a steep...Read more

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