Grupo Aeromexico S.A.B. de C.V. today reported December 2017 operational results. • Grupo Aeromexico transported 1 million 832 thousand passengers in December 2017; a 3.9% year-on-year increase. International passenger numbers increased by 19.5%, while domestic passenger numbers decreased by 4.4%. • Demand, measured in Revenue Passenger Kilometers (RPKs), increased by 15.2%, year-on-year. Aeromexico’s capacity,, Read More

The global safety and product rating website, AirlineRatings.com, has announced its top 20 safest airlines for 2018 from the 409 it monitors. The top twenty are the who’s who of airlines and in alphabetical order are: Air New Zealand, Alaska Airlines, All Nippon Airways, British Airways, Cathay Pacific Airways, Emirates, Etihad Airways, EVA Air,, Read More

Today KLM launched its smart, interactive voice-driven pack assistant on Google Home. Here, KLM assists passengers to pack their bags through its recently launched service bot called BB, who finds her basis in artificial intelligence. Based on their KLM destination, the duration of their trip and the local weather, she offers passengers personalised advice, Read More

Air Canada today announced it will launch new daily nonstop, year-round services on May 1, 2018 from Edmonton to San Francisco. Flights will be operated with Bombardier CRJ-705/900 jets offering a choice of 12 Business Class seats and 64 Economy Class seats, wi-fi, and Air Canada’s in-flight entertainment on personal touch-screens at every seat.Seats, Read More

Lufthansa has revealed one of its best-kept secrets and unveiled the concept for its brand-new Business Class. It will be available on regular routes for the first time in 2020, with the roll-out of the Boeing 777-9. The new seat is the key element of the service and comfort level in the cabin, which, Read More

Warsaw, 17 November 2017 – LOT is launching its fifth connection to Asia. Direct flights from Warsaw to Singapore will start as of 15 May 2018. As for all LOT Polish Airlines long-haul services, the new route will be operated by state-of-the-art Boeing 787 Dreamliner first three and then four times a week. LOT, Read More

Coming just a few months after Cologne Bonn added Namibia to its African route network with Eurowings, the Lufthansa group carrier has commenced the airport’s first connection to South Africa. Launching low-cost long-haul services to Cape Town from the German gateway yesterday, the 9,490-kilometre sector will be flown weekly using the airline’s 306-seat A330s., Read More

MEXICO CITY, November 3, 2017 Interjet reported record international passenger traffic for the 3rd quarter of 2017, posting a 23% increase in passenger traffic compared with the same period last year, according to figures released by the company this week. During the 3rd quarter, Interjet transported more than 733,000 passengers with load factors for, Read More

Tour operator FTI has launched Cologne Bonn’s new connection to Dubai Al Maktoum today. The leading German travel group will offer weekly flights to the UAE flown on Condor’s 275-seat 757-300s. Complimenting FTI’s existing portfolio within Cologne Bonn’s route network, the latest link to the Middle East joins established charter routes to Salalah in, Read More

The national carrier of Austria — Austrian Airlines — landed in Seychelles for the first time on Wednesday October 26, 2017. The inaugural flight with 214 passengers onboard was greeted by a traditional water canon salute after touching down at the Seychelles’ International airport, a few minutes before 9.00am. Seychelles is the fourth new destination, Read More