United Airlines has announced that it is ‘making it easier for business and leisure customers to jet across the pond’ with the addition of flights to London. United Kingdom on 28th July 2021 announced that fully vaccinated travellers from the United States would be able to travel quarantine-free.
Flag carrier of the United Arab Emirates, Etihad Airways, has launched flights to Vienna, Austria which is widely known as the City of Music.
Singapore airlines’ subsidiary Scoot Airlines is set to operate fifth-freedom flights between Athens and Berlin. What’s interesting is that the airline is offering prices cheaper than European low-cost carriers (LCCs).
Virgin Atlantic has announced that it is increasing the number of flights to the Caribbean by nearly 300% ‘after a surge in demand’ after the UK Government’s latest announcement, which saw Antigua, Barbados and Grenada enter the ‘Green List’. The announcement, which means that travellers will not need to quarantine on arrival in the United […]
Indian full service carrier Vistara has successfully operated its inaugural flight between Delhi and Tokyo. The route was originally set to launch on 16th June 2021, but was pushed back to 7th July 2021 due to operational reasons. The new route to Tokyo marks the first time that the airline will operate scheduled long-haul flights […]
Qatar Airways has finally unveiled its New Business Class on the Boeing B787-9 Dreamliner. The airline will start operating passenger revenue flights of the B787-9 on a number of routes to Europe and Asia. As IH Aviation and Travel had earlier reported, the aircraft will operate flights to Madrid with some other destinations.
Qatar Airways’ Boeing 787-9s, which feature Qatar Airways’ brand-new business class seats, are finally scheduled to enter service from 1st July.
Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways has announced that it will commence flights to Vienna, Austria in July. The route announcement comes as travel restrictions remain in place in both directions.
Doha-based Qatar Airways has announced that it will launch flights to Lusaka, Zambia and Harare, Zimbabwe. Notably, these are the 5th and 6th destinations in Africa added to Qatar Airways’ network since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.
As planned, Air Canada has operated its 1st flight between Montreal and Cairo, Egypt. The airline is targeting the large Egyptian community established in Montreal and throughout North America for this route, providing an additional gateway to Africa.