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TPConnects launches IATA NDC-based SaaS software for global travel agents

TPConnects SaaS-based solution addresses the current problem of 99% of the travel agents lacking their own digital assets...

2 May 2019

GLOBAL

Qatar Airways strengthens ties with Amadeus to maximise revenue, improve customer experience

Last summer, the aviation industry set a new record, with over 200,000 aircraft taking to the skies every day. In a competitive marketplace, airlines are looking for the right technology that enables them to deliver memorable experiences for their customers...

26 Apr 2019

SOUTH AFRICA

Barig adds health, fitness partnerships to benefit airline employees

The Board of Airline Representatives in Germany (Barig) has expanded its range of business partnerships to now include the health, fitness and lifestyle sector...

25 Jul 2018

SOUTH AFRICA

The urgent areas of improvement for air cargo industry

The Federal Association of German Air Traffic Industry (BDL) along with various other organised associations addressed the challenges the air cargo industry is facing at a recent joint air cargo industry talk in Berlin, Germany...

3 Jul 2018

SOUTH AFRICA

Lufthansa Group to give Airbus A320 Family new seats

Lufthansa Group customers will have access to new seats on short/medium-haul routes with the start of the planned Airbus A320 Family aircraft deliveries in 2019...

13 Apr 2018

GLOBAL

EasyJet to buy slice of Air Berlin's Tegel operations

British low-cost carrier EasyJet announced that it had agreed to buy part of bankrupt carrier Air Berlin's operations at the German capital's Tegel Airport for €40 million ($46.4 million)...

30 Oct 2017

GERMANY

Ryanair CEO says won't bid for Air Berlin

BERLIN, Germany: Ryanair chief executive Michael O' Leary on Wednesday said his airline would not make a bid for insolvent Air Berlin, slamming what he called a German "stitch-up" designed to benefit Lufthansa...

31 Aug 2017

GERMANY

Air Berlin files for insolvency but keeps flying

Germany's Air Berlin announced that it had filed for insolvency after its main shareholder Etihad Airways said it would not plough any more cash into the troubled carrier...

By Michelle Fitzpatrick 16 Aug 2017

GERMANY

EasyJet new member of international airline association in Germany

FRANKFURT, Germany: EasyJet has officially become a member of the Board of Airline Representatives in Germany (Barig)...

10 Jul 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Struggling Air Berlin eyes Lufthansa as possible partner

BERLIN, Germany: Ailing German airline Air Berlin said on Wednesday that it was open to working with Lufthansa, as it struggled to stem heavy losses...

8 Jun 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Lufthansa cancels nearly 900 flights over pilot strike

Germany's flagship carrier Lufthansa said it would cancel nearly 900 flights because of a strike by pilots...

23 Nov 2016

GERMANY

Lufthansa, the quietest of them all

Lufthansa has received the San Francisco International Airport/Community Roundtable's Jon C. Long Fly Quiet Program Award for the Quietest Overall Airline...

9 Jun 2016

GERMANY

Lufthansa on a good track after difficult year

Says Carsten Spohr, CEO of Deutsche Lufthansa AG "2015 was our toughest year in emotional terms, and at the same time one of the most successful in our corporate history."

29 Apr 2016

GERMANY

Lufthansa says delivery of A320neo jet set back until start of 2016

European aircraft maker Airbus has delayed the delivery of its new A320neo jet to Lufthansa until the beginning of next year...

31 Dec 2015

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