EgyptAir Flight804 With 66 Onboard Goes Missing

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An EgyptAir flight en route to Cairo from Paris disappeared from radar over the Mediterranean Sea about 174 miles from the Egyptian coast, shortly after entering Egyptian airpsace, the airline said Wednesday night. According to the airline, 56 passengers, 3 …

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Kunle Afolayan’s ‘The CEO’ To Premiere 1st June 35,000 feet In The Air On Air France

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Prolific actor, director and producer, Kunle Afolayan’s much anticipated movie, ‘The CEO’ will premiere on Air France’s AF149 Lagos – Paris flight on 1st June 2016. The multi-award winning producer while addressing the press, fans, friends and sponsors at the Silverbird …

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Twelve Air France Crew Members Freed From Bamako Hotel Siege

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Air France has said all 12 of its crew members have escaped the Mali hotel siege and are now “safe and sound”. As a precaution, Air France flights from and to Bamako for Friday have been cancelled, it added. The …

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Air France Plans Low Cost Carrier (LCC) Subsidiary

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Air France (AF, Paris CDG) is considering setting up a low cost, long-haul subsidiary akin to Lufthansa’s Eurowings (EW, Dusseldorf) and Air Caraïbes Atlantique’s tentatively named SunLine project. The revelation comes after Air France’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Frederic …

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Dispute Between KLM/Air France Management and Staff Resolved

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The National Union of Air Transport Employees says it has resolved its dispute with the management of Air France-KLM over the recent sack of some of the airline’s staff. NUATE’s Assistant General Secretary, Olayinka Abioye, disclosed this on Monday in …

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Best 20 Airlines In The World for 2015

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In our last blog-post, we culled a news article from Yahoo.com showing some pictures on different cabins on Qatar Airways to justify why the Gulf based carrier was presented with the honor of best airline for 2015 at an award ceremony on Tuesday at …

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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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Iberia To Hire 120 Pilots After 11 years Hiatus

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Iberia will begin hiring to fill 120 pilot positions in the coming weeks, after 11 years without accepting applications. The new pilots will join Iberia over the next two years, starting this summer. Agreements between the company and the pilots …

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Etihad once again recognised as the world’s leading airline

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Etihad Airways achieved its strongest financial results to date in 2014, posting a net profit of US$ 73 million on total revenues of US$ 7.6 billion. The figures are up 52.1 per cent and 26.7 per cent respectively 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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