Crystal Cruises Expands To Rivers With First Boat Launch

Crystal River Cruises marked its entry to river cruising with the christening of its first riverboat, Crystal Mozart, in Vienna.   Guests and company executives gathered at the city’s Millennium Pier (the ship’s new homeport) to witness the ceremony, which culminated in a blessing of the vessel and the successful breaking of a champagne bottle … Continue reading

Air Serbia Gets First A330 For Intercontinental Service

Air Serbia welcomed the arrival of its first widebody jet at Belgrade’s Nikola Tesla Airport, as the airline looks to a new era of intercontinental flying from the Balkans. The jet, an Airbus A330-200, was greeted with a customary water cannon salute and will be used to launch a 5 times weekly Belgrade – New York … Continue reading

AmaWaterways Adds New Ship

Award-winning river cruise line AmaWaterways christened its newest ship in Vilshofen, Germany today. In a ceremony filled with local Bavarian flavour, the new ms AmaPrima was christened by her honorary godmother, Valerie Wilson, who broke a bottle of champagne against the hull and doves released into the sky.   Wilson, who is the founder, chairman … Continue reading

Flydubai Commences Services To Ahmedabad

UAE low cost carrier Flydubai has inaugurated flights between its base in Dubai and Ahmedabad, its third Indian destination after Hyderabad and Lucknow. The new route marks the airline’s entry into Gujarat and western India, with strong demand expected from business travellers.   Flight FZ 437 departs Dubai at 2210 hrs on Saturdays, arriving in … Continue reading