Etihad To Start Amsterdam Flights, Expand Partnership With KLM

The national airline of the UAE, Etihad Airways, has announced plans for an expansion in Europe. The Abu Dhabi-based carrier will begin daily flights to Amsterdam as part of a larger cooperation with Dutch airline KLM, becoming the second Gulf carrier to serve the city after rival Emirates.   Daily Abu Dhabi – Amsterdam Service … 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

India’s Spicejet Extends Reach Beyond South Asia

Indian low cost carrier Spicejet has extended its reach beyond its native South Asia. The Chennai-based airline has launched flights to Dubai, taking the opportunity to unveil plans for 6 new international destinations.   Daily Delhi – Dubai, Mumbai – Dubai Flights To maximize aircraft utilization, the airline has opted for a Delhi – Dubai … Continue reading

Air China Launches Nonstop Beijing – Lhasa Service

Air China has launched a new service between Beijing and Lhasa, serving Tibet nonstop from the Chinese capital for the first time in recent years. The state-owned carrier will fly the route daily, complementing its existing services to Chengdu, Chongqing, Kathmandu, Ngari and Qamdo.   Flight CA 4125 departs Beijing at 0805 hrs, arriving in Lhasa … Continue reading

Kingfisher Commences Delhi – Hong Kong Flights, To Launch New International Destinations

Kingfisher Airlines of India marked another milestone in its expansion plans earlier this week with the commencement of flight operations between Delhi and Hong Kong, its second international destination to be served from the Indian capital. The airline is also on course to introduce 3 new international destinations from Delhi and Mumbai in the upcoming weeks.   Delhi-Hong … Continue reading