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Finnair opens new route to Astana

Finnair opens new route to Astana

Finnair will add a new short-haul route to Astana, Kazakhstan for the summer 2017 season, operating two weekly flights between Helsinki and Astana from 20 June to 11 August. The new route will coincide with

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Qatar Airways opens no-stop service to Las Vegas

Qatar Airways opens no-stop service to Las Vegas

In response to passenger demand, Qatar Airways has proudly announced it will commence four times weekly, non-stop service to Las Vegas, Nevada, starting 8 January 2018. The new route will be the airline’s 11th to

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Cathay Pacific to launch new seasonal service to Barcelona

Cathay Pacific to launch new seasonal service to Barcelona

Cathay Pacific today announced that it will introduce a new four-times weekly seasonal service between Hong Kong and Barcelona from 2 July 2017 (subject to government approval), offering travellers an exciting getaway destination and directly linking

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JetBlue becomes only airline with free, high-speed Wi-Fi at every seat

JetBlue becomes only airline with free, high-speed Wi-Fi at every seat

JetBlue today announced its latest onboard enhancement: always-free and speedy Wi-Fi connectivity on every aircraft from the departure gate to the arrival gate (b). JetBlue’s Fly-Fi®, which clocks in at broadband speeds beating sluggish and

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WOW Air Announces $69.99 Daily Flights from the West Coast to Europe

WOW Air Announces $69.99 Daily Flights from the West Coast to Europe

Today WOW air, Iceland's ultra-low cost transatlantic airline, announced its lowest airline prices yet for customers traveling daily from the West Coast to Europe. For a limited time, $69.99 tickets will be available from Los Angeles

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Virgin Atlantic and Flybe codeshare opens up new Scotland/Heathrow routes

Virgin Atlantic and Flybe codeshare opens up new Scotland/Heathrow routes

In good news for passengers going to and from Scotland, Flybe and Virgin Atlantic have announced they’ll be offering codeshare flights via Heathrow from March. Scottish travellers will now be able to book flights to

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Alaska Airlines Introduces New In-flight Amenities

Alaska Airlines Introduces New In-flight Amenities

Hot on the heels of its acquisition of California-based airline Virgin America, Alaska Airlines is debuting a complimentary new service to help fliers stay connected with friends and loved ones on the ground. Beginning today,

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WIZZ to operate Debrecen – Tel Aviv route

WIZZ to operate Debrecen – Tel Aviv route

At the press conference held on the occasion of the first anniversary of Debrecen base, WIZZ announced that it will start operating a new route from Debrecen to Tel Aviv, Israel. The new service will

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Wizz Air announces a new route from Vilnius

Wizz Air announces a new route from Vilnius

Wizz Air today announced a new route from Vilnius. The newest WIZZ service connects the Lithuanian capital with Gothenburg, the second largest city of Sweden. The route will commence on 26 March and operate two

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British Airways launched London – Santiago route

British Airways launched London – Santiago route

British Airways new direct route between London Heathrow and Santiago, Chile, celebrated its first flight overnight. Santiago has become the airline’s, and the UK’s, lengthiest non-stop long-haul route, taking 14 hours 40 minutes, nearly an hour

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Birmingham named the world’s most punctual airport for 2016

Birmingham named the world’s most punctual airport for 2016

Birmingham has today been announced as the most punctual airport in the world, with over 91 percent of flights both leaving and arriving on time, following the release of OAG’s 2016 Punctuality League. With over

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WestJet pilots endorse long-haul expansion plans

WestJet pilots endorse long-haul expansion plans

WestJet announced today that its 1,380 pilots have voted in favour of the company's plans to expand its successful wide-body operations. Such approval is required under the airline's agreement with the WestJet Pilots Association.  "Our

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Wizz Air to launch Vilnius – Gothenburg route

Wizz Air to launch Vilnius – Gothenburg route

Wizz Air announced a new route from Vilnius. The newest WIZZ service connects the Lithuanian capital with Gothenburg, the second largest city of Sweden. The route will commence on 26 March and operate two times

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airBaltic launches Riga – Verona and Riga – Salzburg

airBaltic launches Riga – Verona and Riga – Salzburg

On December 26, 2016, the Latvian airline airBaltic launched two new routes Riga – Verona and Riga – Salzburg for winter holidaymakers. Wolfgang Reuss, SVP of Network Management of airBaltic: “Our customer was our focus, when Tez