Tourism News

EU Lifts Turkmenistan Airlines Flight Ban

October 17, 2019

EU Lifts Turkmenistan Airlines Flight Ban

EU aviation regulator EASA has lifted its ban on Turkmenistan Airlines flying to the bloc, with flights scheduled to restart later this month.


Norwegian, JetBlue Agree Transatlantic Interline Deal

October 17, 2019

Norwegian, JetBlue Agree Transatlantic Interline Deal

Norwegian Air and JetBlue Airways have signed a letter of intent for an interline agreement, adding additional transatlantic destinations to their networks.


Etihad, Air Arabia to Launch Abu Dhabi Low-Cost Carrier

October 16, 2019

Etihad, Air Arabia to Launch Abu Dhabi Low-Cost Carrier

UAE airlines Etihad Airways and Air Arabia are setting up a low cost carrier to cater for the growing leisure travel segment in the region.


Lufthansa Union Calls for Cabin Crew Strike

October 14, 2019

Lufthansa Union Calls for Cabin Crew Strike

Cabin crew union UFO has called for a five hour work stoppage at Lufthansa group airlines on October 20.


UK Agent Hays Buys Thomas Cook Retail Outlets

October 9, 2019

UK Agent Hays Buys Thomas Cook Retail Outlets

Failed travel company Thomas Cook Group’s UK retail operations have been acquired by Hays Travel, potentially saving up to 2,500 jobs.