24 April 2023

Qatar Airways Resumes Flights from Birmingham Airport

Qatar Airways plans to resume daily flights between Doha and Birmingham, UK, as part of its summer schedule 2023 - signifying growing confidence in international air travel recovery. This route expansion boosts the region's connectivity and economy, benefiting both business and leisure travellers. The return of Qatar Airways to Birmingham mark...
12 April 2023

Etihad Airways Introduces Free Inflight Messaging

Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways enhances customer experience with a complimentary inflight messaging service, allowing travellers to stay connected without purchasing additional Wi-Fi packages for short messaging. The ‘Chat’ messaging service supports popular platforms like WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, iMessage and WeChat, aligning with the tre...
7 April 2023

Delta Air Lines Returns to Gatwick After 15 Year Absence

US carrier Delta has announced its return to London's Gatwick Airport after a hiatus of over a decade. The airline relaunched year-round flights from Gatwick to New York JFK as part of its expansion of transatlantic services ahead of summer 2023, due to growing demand for travel between the UK and US. The return of the airline’s service coincid...
28 March 2023

Virgin Atlantic Joins SkyTeam

In a significant move that promises to expand travel options and benefits for flyers, Virgin Atlantic has announced its entry into the SkyTeam alliance, effective from 02 March 23. With the addition of Virgin Atlantic - the group’s first and only UK-based carrier - the SkyTeam network will comprise 20 world-class airlines offering seamless ...
16 March 2023

European Airlines Should ‘Cope with Demands’ for Summer 2023

As the summer travel season approaches, European airlines are gearing up to “cope” with the increased demand for flights, following the easing of travel restrictions across the continent. Industry experts predict that the summer months will see a significant rise in passenger numbers compared to previous years, as travelers look to make the mos...
7 March 2023

Heathrow Improves Operational Service

In a bid to enhance the passenger experience, London's Heathrow Airport has announced a series of improvements to its operational services. The airport has invested in state-of-the-art technology and streamlined processes to reduce waiting times at security checkpoints, immigration, and baggage claim areas. The UK airport hub claims it cater...
22 February 2023

Norse Atlantic Airways adds Florida to its London Gatwick network

Transatlantic budget carrier Norse Atlantic Airways is set to expand its operations from London, announcing its addition of two new routes to Florida in May. The Oslo-based airline will operate to Orlando four-times weekly, before increasing to daily flights during peak summer, and travel to Fort Lauderdale three-times weekly before rising to f...
13 February 2023

Singapore removes all Covid-19 travel restrictions

Singapore has lifted all Covid-19 entry requirements for tourists (including those who have not received all recommended vaccinations) after the health situation “stabilised” in recent weeks. Non-fully vaccinated travellers no longer have to face border restrictions or provide a negative Covid-19 test result upon arrival into the country. Th...
7 February 2023

One-click sustainable travel with The Lufthansa Group

European aviation giant The Lufthansa Group is the world’s first airline group to offer a new product for climate-friendly flying. Building on its impressive portfolio of sustainable travel offers, the group’s “Green Fares” will launch on February 15 2023, making it possible to fly more sustainably with just one click. After successfully ...
25 January 2023

Hyatt Announces New Central London Property

Hyatt Hotels Corporation has announced the opening of a new luxury property in central London. The hotel, located in the city's financial district, will feature over 140 upscale rooms and suites, as well as a variety of dining and event spaces, including an all-day New York style bistro and specialty Chinese restaurant, a rooftop cocktail bar ...