The WOW Air-Icelandair takeover deal went south yesterday. But overnight, WOW Air seems to have found a new investor in Indigo Partners who’ve invested in a number of LCCs.
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Jet Airways is consolidating their international routes in December. They are further shutting down 2 international stations in February. In addition, they may be pursuing a big push in the Saudi Arabian market.
WOW Air, which was on track to being acquired by Icelandair, has been left at the altar as Icelandair is walking away from the deal. This means WOW Air has a lot less oxygen left to go on and survive a tough winter ahead.
You’ll be able to carry up to 12 KGs of cabin luggage with Vistara’s new Carry-On Plus service. Pay a nominal fee for extra allowance and if you are a Club Vistara elite, you get this service for free!
Next time you fly out of Delhi or Mumbai, you may not have to remove your laptop from your carry on bag as authorities are experimenting with a new system that will eliminate the need of removing items from your bag.
Just because you can’t fly on lie-flat seats doesn’t mean your kids can’t. Joon has introduced innovative new economy class seats which turn into little flatbeds available exclusively for families.
Earlier this month, SpiceJet and IndiGo have started to charge for any sort of seat selection till you arrive at the airport. Get ready to pay or queue up at the airport early to escape that middle seat.
Air France is the latest airline which seems to have determined they want to cut down on their A380 fleet. This means some more second-hand A380s may come on the market soon.
Haven’t flown the Vistara Retrojet yet? You can fly on this unique aircraft on Christmas this year. Don’t forget to collect your commemorative pins for the bragging rights.
Jet Airways will withdraw lounge access globally for all Gold and Platinum Tier JetPrivilege members effective December 1. This is truly a BLACK FRIDAY!
Singapore Airlines will be merging its operations with their regional arm SilkAir over the next three years. As part of the amalgamation process, Singapore Airlines has redistributed some routes between its three arms.