Due to poor air quality in Delhi United has suspended all its flights to Delhi until November 13, 2017.
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Singapore Changi Terminal 4 is operational as of today and is being used by Cathay Pacific and Korean Air to start. Other airlines that will move here during the coming week include Air Asia, Cebu Pacific amongst others. Check out the new airport terminal, which also has a Cathay Pacific Lounge.
Arrive early at the airport while flying to the USA. A new security procedure is in place today onwards for American and international passengers flying to the USA, which would be subjected at the last point of deparutre.
Airlines will need you to present ID at the time of booking tickets, and not just when you arrive at the airport from tomorrow onwards. This is apparently required to check if you are on the no-fly list or not.
In a not very intelligent power trip, the DGCA has notified that commercial pilots will now have to serve up to one-year notice period to be able to switch jobs or leave their wings. Like, really?
If you thought pirates attacks are a thing of the past think again. Recently a passenger cruise ship en route Dubai had to go dusk-to-dawn blackout for 10 days in fear of pirate attack.
I am red all over my face seething with some sort of pent-up anger. I’ve just discovered that luxury is taxed differently in the western world as compared to India as compared to south-east Asia, and boo-yeah, we are paying a lot more taxes on those hotel stays now as compared to earlier. Nice moneygrab, eh?
Kuwait and Jordan have their national airlines and airports off the electronics ban. This is great news! Now you can fly with your electronics in your handbag on Kuwait Airways and Royal Jordanian to the USA.
Indians can now access the Global Entry program, which allows for pre-approved passengers with valid documents to visit the USA and access the American border without having to go for an interview with the immigration officer every time. Time saved is money earned, right?
India and the USA have formalised the entry of Indian nationals into the Global Entry program. This is great news for frequent travellers to the USA, as they can now proceed into the country swiftly rather than having to wait to get interviewed with a CBP officer.