Airline News - Africa / Middle East.


Feb 11, 2008

Emirates Airlines

Emirates Airlines will operate daily Dubai-Cape Town flights beginning March 30 aboard an Airbus A330-200, switching to a Boeing 777-200 on Oct. 1. Feb 4, 2008

Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways is giving away tickets to Beijing to celebrate new route launch. Etihad is offering visitors to the BTS the chance to win a pair of return tickets to Beijing to celebrate the launch of its new services to the Chinese capital this March. An airline representative will be handing out red envelopes at the exhibition reception area on Tuesday, one of which contains the two tickets. Feb 5, 2008

Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways to celebrate its new service - which will operate four times a week from London Heathrow and Manchester airports to Beijing, connecting through the carrier s hub in Abu Dhabi, from March 30. Visitors will also be able to see cabin crew give demonstrations of Etihad Airway s business class product. Seats recline into fully flat beds, and each is contained within a cocoon to ensure privacy, with a power point for charging laptops. Etihad flag carrier for the United Arab Emirates - flies 19 weekly services from Heathrow and seven weekly from Manchester to Abu Dhabi, and in 2007 there was increased demand for...

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