Airline News - Africa / Middle East.


New York, Geneva (AirGuide - Airline News Africa / Middle East) Mar 6, 2011

EgyptAir EgyptAir is aiming to restore normal operations by the end of the summer season, as it strives to address a capacity crisis following the political upheaval in the state. The airline is also attempting to play down the significance of its plans to lease as much as a third of its aircraft fleet, as it restructures its timetable for summer 2011. EgyptAir, which has been adjusting its flights for the remainder of the winter season to 26 March, says its summer schedule will contain "a limited modification". Mar 1, 2011

Etihad Airways The new service is a key plank in the groupOs alliance with Etihad Airways; together the carriers will move toward 27 weekly services between Abu Dhabi and Australia. Feb 28, 2011

Qantas Airways Qantas has used the Middle East only as a refueling stop prior to the introduction of the Boeing 747-400 and no Australian airlines have ever used that region as a...

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