Articles Tagged ‘DXB’
Heathrow becomes airport #50 for 787; average sector 3,400km – 25% of its 15,000km range capability!
Most of the eight airlines operating the Boeing 787 are keeping them close to base while they build-up familiarity with the new airframe. At 5,245 kilometres, Qatar Airways’ Doha to London 787 route which touched down for the first time on 14 December, is only using around one-third of the aircraft’s 15,000 kilometre range capability.
anna.aero reveals from a top-level source which points on the map will be added to the nearly 200 destinations already connected to the Istanbul Atatürk hub in the near future.
Adelaide reports 16% growth in seats; Emirates drives international expansion; Jetstar Airways up 16%
South Australia capital Adelaide is the country’s fifth largest city, but does it punch above its weight when it comes to passenger numbers? What effect will new arrivals Emirates and Tiger Aiways Australia have on the airport’s relatively flat monthly passenger profile? Is its route to Sydney growing faster than its biggest route to Melbourne?
flydubai commences services from Dubai to Tabuk in Saudi Arabia
Saudia challenges Emirates on the route from Medina to Dubai; adds second route to Guangzhou in China
Saudia starts flying from Medina to Dubai; commences weekly service from Jeddah to Guangzhou.
Emirates becomes first Gulf airline to launch a route to Adelaide in South Australia.
Condor launches new routes to Siem Reap, Cape Town, Dubai and Varadero.
flydubai now flies from Dubai International Airport to Skopje Alexander the Great Airport in Macedonia, transferring passengers to Australia on Emirates.
Pegasus Airlines becomes the latest low-cost carrier in Lviv; adds services from Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen to Dubai
Pegasus Airlines launches new routes from Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen to Lviv in the Ukraine and to Dubai.
NordStar Airlines connect Krasnojarsk and Dubai with twice-weekly flights.
Transavia.com starts flying from Weeze to both Alicante and Malaga; adds twice-weekly flights from Amsterdam to Dubai.
flydubai now flies to Bucharest Otopeni Airport in the capital of Romania from its base at Dubai International Airport.