London (Heathrow) Terminal 2 Open For Operations

London’s Heathrow International Airport, one of the busiest air hubs in the world, marked a milestone in its revitalization today with the opening of the newly-rebuilt Terminal 2. Passengers onboard United Airlines flight UA 958, arriving from Chicago at 0543 hrs this morning, were the first to utilize the facility, dubbed The Queen’s Terminal in … Continue reading

South African Airways Launch Beijing Flights

South African Airways has launched flight operations between Johannesburg and Beijing. The Star Alliance member’s inaugural flight touched down in China on Tuesday evening, following a 15-hour journey with company executives, invited guests and passengers onboard.   Departing O. R. Tambo International Airport at 0020 hrs every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, flight SA 288 lands at Beijing Capital … Continue reading

Thai Airways, Royal Jordanian Resume Flights To Former Destinations

In a sign of improved opportunities, both Thai Airways and Royal Jordanian today resume flight services to destinations previously served within its network. After an 18-month break, Thai Airways returns to Johannesburg in time for the 2010 World Cup finals, while Royal Jordanian ends a 7-year absence from Kuala Lumpur.   Thai Airways Serving Bangkok – Johannesburg … Continue reading