The Paris Airshow 2019 opens for business today. This is an interesting year, given Airbus turns up in full force on their 50th anniversary, Boeing is in a bit of a mess right now, and Mitsubishi is flexing its ambition again.
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Air India plans to start non-stop flights between Amritsar/Delhi and Toronto from September 27, 2019. That should be one long flight, filling up a gap left behind by Jet Airways.
If you still haven’t heard from Jet Airways about your refund, the reason is the airline is perhaps not in a position to make the refund just yet. Here is an alternate course of action for you.
The Albatross One is now airborne. Airbus’s newest concept demonstrator, the Albatross One intends to test the design of wings that can be more flexible during flight, just like the Albatross.
Emirates has launched unbundled business class fares, Special fares, on a few routes. It has removed lounge access, chauffeur service and refuses seat selection if you book these special level fare.
IndiGo has announced that they will launch nonstop flights from Delhi to Chengdu from Septemeber 15, 2019. This will be IndiGo’s first flight to China, and apart from Air India, will make them the only Indian airline to operate to China.
There is a new SpiceJet Sale and also ongoing sales from IndiGo and Air Asia India which are offering deeply discounted tickets on domestic and international flights. Book now.
Hilton Honors is offering Gold Status fast track to customers holding a Visa Credit Card or Debit Card, which allows them to get the very-useful Gold status with 2 stays or 4 nights (10% of the usual requirements). Status valid till March 2021
Azerbaijan Airlines, also known as AZAL will start nonstop flights from Baku to Delhi with a 757-200 from June 25, 2019. This will be the only nonstop flight between the two countries.
Birju Salla, who put a hoax hijack threat, on Jet Airways flight 9W 339 in 2017, has been sentenced to life imprisonment. Do not try this at home kids.
Passenger service fee levied on passengers to cover for security expense at Indian airports will be raised by INR 20 to INR 112 from July 1, 2019, and will be renamed Aviation Security Fee.