More than 15 million passengers are expected to use the facility in 2018
A water tanker hit an aircraft as the aircraft was getting ready to take off for Doha at the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International airport in Kolkata.
The graduates are also trained to ensure all airport staff and airline operators adhere to national and international regulations, inspect the operational quality of airports, ensure that all equipment are handled correctly, execute secretarial tasks, review security committee reports, issue licenses to employees of the aviation sector and evaluate security threats and their severity.
Emirates airline was the world’s fourth-busiest carrier in the world in terms of total scheduled passenger kilometres flown last year, according to figures from the International Air Transport Association (Iata).
Pilgrims heading to Saudi Arabia via the Dubai International Airport were welcomed with special gift packs which included necessary items they need during their journey.
ویخطط طیران السلام لزیاده عدد الرحلات المتجهه إلى وجهاته الأکثر شعبیه بما فی ذلک صلاله، وملتان، وسیالکوت، وشیراز، مع إضافه وجهات جدیده فی منطقه دول مجلس التعاون مثل الکویت والریاض، وفی منطقه الشرق الأوسط وشمال أفریقیا بما فی ذلک الخرطوم ومصر والعراق. کما وتعد شبه الجزیره الهندیه ضمن أبرز الأسواق التی تسعى الشرکه فی الوقت الراهن إلى التحلیق إلى مدن جدیده بها مثل داکا، وکاتماندو وعدد من المناطق المختلفه فی جمیع أرجاء الهند فی المستقبل.
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.
‘Open Skies’ policies affirmed; Emirates welcomes conclusion of talks as officials agree to resolve dispute between US, UAE carriers over alleged subsidies
Dubai-based airline Emirates carried just over 2.6m tonnes in the 2017-18 financial year, a 1.8% increase over prior year, while sister company, ground handler dnata, registered an 8.4% rise in global volumes to around 3.1m tonnes.
The festival, which has just celebrated its 10th anniversary, is one of the leading international literary festivals and the Arab World’s largest celebration of the written and spoken word. It brings together authors, poets, thinkers and speakers from around the world. Visitors come face to face with best-selling authors and new writers, and enjoy thought-provoking panel discussions.
sheikh Faisal Bin Saud Al Qassimi, Director of Sharjah Airport Authority talking to Gulf News on the opening day of Arabian Travel Market 2018. Photo: Virendra Saklani/Gulf News
The Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner is an all-new, super-efficient family of commercial airplanes that brings big-jet ranges and speed to the middle of the market with 20 to 25 per cent less fuel and 20 to 25 per cent fewer emissions than the airplanes they replace, he added.-TradeArabia News Service
Kingdom’s aviation authority terminated long-term operation and maintenance contract in February
Emir of Kuwait Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah in a letter to Iran President Hassan Rouhani expressed condolences over the deadly air crash.
اكد ممثل اهالي مدينة سميرم بمجلس الشورى الاسلامية ان فرق الاغاثة والانقاذ تحاول الوصول الى مكان سقوط طائرة الركاب التابعة لشركة آسمان التي تحطمت صباح اليوم الاحد في اطراف مدينة سميرم وكانت تقل 66 راكبا.
C aspian Airlines will start operating flights to Doha, Qatar, from Bandar Abbas in Iran’s southern Hormozgan Province as of Jan. 17, the first direct route to the destination from the Iranian southern city.
The first aircraft fully-fitted with Qsuite was launched on the airline’s Doha-London route last summer, soon followed by Paris and New York, with service to Washington, D.C. launched earlier this month.
The state-of-the-art Airbus A350-900 aircraft, also on display at the show, features a total of 283 seats, with 36 Business Class seats and 247 in Economy Class.
al Mulla called on the resident travellers to use the e-gates in HIA to ease and speed up their travel process, without the need to stand in counter queues to confirm their personal information and stamping their passports. He confirmed that this can all be done through the e-gates quickly and in a private, safe and secure environment. (QNA)
Delegations from Iran and Qatar have sat for talks in Kish Island over ways to boost tourism relations between the two sides in the southern Iranian island.
powers replaces Ricky Thirion, who has been interim group CFO since the departure of James Rigney
تعرضت طائرة تابعة للخطوط الجوية الكويتية في مطار “جي اف كي” الدولي بنيويورك، اليوم السبت، لحاثة تصادم مع طائرة أخرى على مدرج المطار؛ ما أسفر عن بعض الأضرار الخفيفة في جسم الطائرة الكويتية، دون وقوع إصابات بشرية.
This kind of thing is not civilized and just trying countries to intimidate a small country like Qatar, because we are very outspoken, we have a different foreign policy, and we have a media that is speaking fact and giving all sides of the conflict equal voice to speak. And the principal purpose of this blockade is a regime change. A regime change is only in the vocabulary of superpowers, it is not in the vocabulary of regional countries. So you can see that the purpose of all this is an excuse to take away our independence and [make] Qatar a province of those countries. And this is not going to happen and these first six months have already proved that these people have a vision which will never be achieved.
Tunisia has banned Emirates Airlines flights from landing in the country.
The lowest temperature recorded over the country was 10 degree Celsius in Al Dhaiid. Areas in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Fujairah, Umm Al Quwain and Ras Al Khaimah saw temperature range from 12 to 18 degree Celsius.
With changing weather conditions, the NCM has urged residents to be on the alert.
“Residents should be careful while on the road and engaging in any outdoor activity,” the NCM said and urged residents to comply with advice issued by the authorities
Historically Oman and the Indian subcontinent have been a key area of focus, however more recently Oman Air has expanded with additional services to the Far East and Europe. Kuala Lumpur is fast emerging as one of the hot leisure destination and the airline connects ten times weekly to Kuala Lumpur International Airport with its wide body aircraft via Muscat.”
Oman Air has consistently won many accolades, the most recent additions are the two World Travel Awards Middle East 2017. For four years running the airline has taken the titles ‘Middle East’s Leading Airline – Business Class’ and ‘Middle East’s Leading Airline – Economy Class,’ voted for by travel and tourism professionals from around the world.
Passengers need to spend QR350 in any Qatar Duty Free store to qualify for the raffle. Between December 14 and 18, they can triple their chance to win by spending QR350, giving them three tickets to enter the draw.
A senior Iranian official here on Friday described the plan by US to relocate Washington’s embassy from Tel Aviv to Beit-ul Moqaddas as the ‘craziest and the most unwise’ decision made by ‘tactless and imprudent’ President Donald Trump.
Secretary Iran’s Aviation Companies Association Maqsoud Asadi Samani said: “operating flights to AlNajaf International Airport is as costly as operating flights to European Airports. Iran does not find it cost-effective and that is the reason why we transferred our flights to Baghdad.”
The Arab Air Carriers Organisation (AACO) welcomed the removal of a controversial US proposal to levy corporation tax on Arabian Gulf airlines from Donald Trump’s sweeping tax reform bill, which was approved by the US Senate on Saturday morning. “Reason prevailed,” said Abdul Wahab Teffaha, AACO’s secretary-general Abdul Teffaha told The National on Saturday, after
President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that Saudi Arabia presents Iran as an enemy because it wants to “cover up its failures” in the region.“Saudi Arabia was unsuccessful in Qatar, Iraq, Syria and Lebanon and wants to cover up its defeats,” Rouhani said in an interview live on national television.He said since he assumed office
The entire community at Dubai International Airport (DXB) came together to celebrate UAE National Day on November 28. Paul Griffiths, CEO of Dubai Airports, Mohammed Ahli, director general of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Brigadier Mohammed Ahmed Bin Dylan Al Mazrouei, assistant director general for administration at the general department of airports security, and representatives of
Iranian Parliament speaker’s special advisor Hossein Amir-Abdollahian called on the United Nations to pay serious attention to systematic violation of human rights in Bahrain.“Health status of Sheikh Isa Ahmed Qassim has been reported to be extremely poor and critical,” Amir-Abdollahian said in a message posted on his Twitter page on Tuesday
Yemen’s Sana’a airport, damaged in an air strike by a Saudi-led coalition last week, was repaired and is ready to receive international flights, the Yemeni government which runs the capital city said.The Nov. 14 raid destroyed radio navigation equipment at the airport and in effect put the facility out of service, Today Online reported. The
The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in the Yemeni capital, Sana’a, has said that a total of 32 flights to Yemen have been canceled since the regime in Riyadh ordered a tightening of the blockade of the impoverished country.Ahmed Ben Lassoued, a media official at the UN office, said Wednesday that
Dubai: Abu Dhabi Airports said on Sunday it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Healthpoint as its preferred health care partner. Under the deal, Healthpoint, which is part of Mubadala Investment Company, will provide medical services to Abu Dhabi Airports’ staff and their families, and facilitate cooperation between both parties on other areas of
Dubai: The company responsible for much of Airbus’ and Boeing’s electronic systems has said that the demand among Gulf carriers for avionics secured against cyber-attacks continues to be strong.