Tripoli’s Mitiga airport resumes operations after 2-weeks of closure


Mitiga International Airport located in Libyan capital Tripoli has been reopened after a two-week closure due to clashes between rival militia groups. The announcement of its reopening is a confirmation that the current ceasefire in the capital is holding. “Airlines are expected to resume their flights starting at the beginning of next week,” according to […]

Hawaiian Airlines launching longest domestic US flight to Boston

Hawaiian Airlines

Hawaiian Airlines has announced that they will soon begin flight operation to Boston, making it the longest scheduled domestic US flight. The Airline will begin its five-day-a-week service on April 4, more than a week before Patriots’ Day on April 15, and timed to offer winter-weary New Englanders a vacation of wonder and fun where […]

Airlines delay or cancel flights in anticipation of Hurricane Florence

Hurricane Florence

  Airlines have started to issue warnings as thousands of flights scheduled for Thursday and Friday in the Carolinas and Virginia as Hurricane Florence bears down on the East Coast have experienced delays or outright cancelation. Hurricane Florence, rated a Category 2 hurricane is heading for the East Coast, affecting airports and flights in the […]

Jet Airways to launch direct Mumbai-Manchester service from Nov 5

Jet Airways

Jet Airways, India’s second largest airline by market share, is set to start a direct service between Mumbai and Manchester from November 5, 2018, it said in a statement on Wednesday. The flight will be operated on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday with an Airbus A330-200 aircraft with 254 seat, the airline said. “Jet […]

Ryanair warns of job cuts if strike in continued


Ryanair said on Tuesday that if the strike by pilots and cabin crew continued it may be forced to cut jobs and close some bases in Germany. “These threatened strikes can only damage Ryanair’s business in Germany, and if they continue, will lead to base cuts and job cuts for both German pilots and cabin […]

British Airways launches latest world sale with discounts on flights

British Airways

British Airways’s latest world sale will run until September 25, with discounts on flights and holidays from its bases at Gatwick, Heathrow and London City, according to the BusinessTraveller. The carrier is highlighting discounts including up to 40 per cent off Club Europe seats from Heathrow, as well as nonstop Club World flights to Lima […]

Sheraton Lagos marks rum day 2018 with inspiring cocktails

Sheraton Lagos

Sheraton Lagos Hotel has announced that its food & beverage teams will celebrate this year’s rum day on August 16, 2018 with exciting offers. According to a statement, the hotel describes rum as the third most consumed spirit globally and “this intriguing beverage inspires images of sandy beaches and sunlight on a nice hot summer […]

Ethiopian Airlines in talks to buy stake in Eritrean Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines is in talks to take a stake in Eritrean Airlines and a study will be conducted to determine the size of the acquisition, the Ethiopian carrier’s chief executive said in an interview on Thursday. “We are assessing the situation of Eritrean Airlines right now,” Tewolde GebreMariam told Reuters during a visit to the […]