Airbus A350 Delays Forces Qatar Airways To Postpone World’s Longest Direct Flight

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Qatar Airways has delayed the launch of the world’s longest scheduled direct flight — from Doha to Auckland, New Zealand — by two months because of the late delivery of Airbus (AIR.PA) A350s, an airline spokeswoman said on Tuesday. “I …

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Missing MH370: Malaysia Airlines Promises ‘Fair and Equitable’ Compensation To Family Members

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Malaysia Airlines has reassured family members of passengers on board missing flight MH370 that they will receive “fair and equitable compensation”. The airline made the statement after a families’ support group Voice370 accused the company of trying to avoid its …

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Korean Air Signed US$12bn MoU with Airbus and Boeing

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Korean Air has signed a memorandum of understanding totaling more than US$12 billion with Airbus and Boeing for the purchase of more than 100 new aircraft today at the Paris Air show. According to the deal, Korean Air will purchase …

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Top 10 Travel Destinations In The World for 2015

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As summer 2015 chronologically kicks off in exactly a week (In 2015, the summer begins with the solstice on June 21 at 12:38 P.M. EDT), i still receive tons of questions about the top travel destinations passionate travelers can explore for …

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Top 25 Landmarks In The World for 2015

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TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site has announced the results of the Travelers’ Choice Landmarks 2015 survey, based on user reviews. The site makes use of an algorithm that takes into account the quantity and quality of reviews posted over the …

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Air France narrowly missed crashing into Mount Cameroon

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A Boeing 777 operated by Air France narrowly missed crashing into Mount Cameroon earlier this month French investigators have revealed. Flight AF953 was travelling from Malabo, capital of Equatorial Guinea, to Douala, the largest city in Cameroon, when it came …

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30 Fun Facts About Air Travel

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Air travel is arguably one of the most convenient, fastest and safest means of transportation. You are actually more likely to come into harms way while reading this on your smartphone lying down on that comfy sofa in your posh …

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Lufthansa offers further concession to crew union

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Lufthansa is offering a further concession to the Vereinigung Cockpit flight crew union in the ongoing round of collective bargaining talks. The union has repeatedly demanded general arbitration. In order to avoid new strikes at the expense of the passengers, …

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Comprehensive List of Visa Free Countries For Nigerians

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Sequel to our last post on how powerful the Nigerian passport ranks in the World based on the number of countries a Nigerian passport holder can visit without visa or get a visa on arrival according to a research carried …

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How Powerful Is Your Nigerian Passport?

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According to a recently released ranking by a financial advisory firm Arton Capital on their tool passport index based on how many countries a passport holder can visit without requiring an advance visa or having to purchase one upon arrival to …

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