Window Or Aisle? Seat Selection Tips For A Comfortable Flight

You’ve booked your tickets and packed your bags, ready for your flight. All that remains now is getting onboard the plane and enduring the next couple of hours flying to your destination.   Most people do not give much thought to planning and selecting their seat for a flight, but turns out it actually pays … Continue reading

Cebu Pacific Takes Delivery Of First Widebody Jet

Filipino low cost carrier Cebu Pacific took another step towards becoming a long-haul player this week with the acceptance of its first widebody jet, to be used to launch Manila – Dubai flights later this year. The first of 4 Airbus A330-300 aircraft was handed over to the airline at the Airbus Delivery Centre in … Continue reading

Fastjet Takes To The Skies

Africa’s newest low cost carrier Fastjet took to the skies yesterday, with ambitions to revolutionize flying in the continent from its base in Tanzania. Promising affordable fares and reliable service, the airline is beginning with double daily domestic services from Dar es Salaam to Kilimanjaro and Mwanza.   The inaugural flights culminate a week of … Continue reading

Bhutan’s Drukair Prepares Launch Of Singapore Flights

Drukair, the national airline of the Kingdom of Bhutan, made its debut in Singapore yesterday with a special inaugural flight from Paro. Carrying a delegation led by Her Royal Highness Princess Chimi Yangzom Wangchuck, the Airbus A319 jet touched down at Changi International Airport to kick start month-long festivities to commemorate the route’s commercial launch … Continue reading

Airlines Plan New Flights, Increased Frequencies To Yangon

Myanmar’s travel and tourism market is poised to enter a new period of growth following recent political developments in the country. Identifying near-term opportunities, airlines have rapidly announced the resumption of services and frequency increases to the country’s gateway, Yangon.   Bangkok Airways Thai boutique carrier Bangkok Airways announced the addition of a third daily flight on … Continue reading