Latest News for: Economy flight


Emirates airline offers special rates from Dubai to Europe and Istanbul as part of summer package

Gulf News 21 Jun 2021
Passengers can choose multiple getaway holiday destinations, including Rome, which starts at Dh2,255 in Economy and Dh13,415 for Eusiness ... Los Angeles flights will cost travelers at least Dh3,335 in Economy and Dh19,555 in Business.

EU widens Belarus sanctions to make Lukashenko regime ‘run dry’

The Observer 21 Jun 2021
The European Union has extended sanctions against Belarus, with pledges to make Alexander Lukashenko’s regime “run dry”, following last month’s forced landing of a Ryanair flight to arrest a dissident ... Ministers also endorsed a plan for sanctions targeting the Belarusian economy, in a bid to intensify pressure on Lukashenko’s regime.

Newsreaders can’t stop laughing at the shape of Jeff Bezos’ rocket

Metro UK 21 Jun 2021
Australian newsreaders Karl Stefanovic and Allison Langdon on Australia’s Today Show couldn’t keep a straight face when delivering news of the upcoming flight ... Blue Origin, whose Latin motto means ‘step by step, ferociously,’ is working towards making civilian space flight an important niche in the global space economy.

Jet It and JetClub Move Forward with Electric Airplanes: As launch customers of Bye Aerospace, ...

Montrose Press 21 Jun 2021
Bye, "The remarkable economy and flight performance from eFlyer 800 is ideal for Jet It, JetClub and their customers in the United States, Canada, Europe and beyond." ... JetClub is an innovative private jet usage model that combines the newest jet aircraft with a sharing economy to ...

Diokno says Philippines ready for sooner-than-expected rate hike in US

The Philippine Star 21 Jun 2021
The specter of sooner-than-expected rate hike in ...

Emirates A380 superjumbo is flying to 15 cities this summer: from London to Los Angeles

The National 20 Jun 2021
Emirates restarts A380 superjumbo flights to New York and Los Angeles. A first look inside Emirates' new Premium Economy cabins ... Emirates currently operates two A380 flights to London Heathrow daily and is also operating its latest flagship aircraft on the route, featuring new premium economy seats to the England capital's airport.

UK Air Passenger Duty: How Does It Actually Work?

Simple Flying 20 Jun 2021
The main culprit of this is Air Passenger Duty (APD), adding up to £172 to a departing flight ... APD is an additional tax charged on UK flight departures, on top of other taxes. It applies to all flight departures from the UK (but not to arrivals) ... The initial rate in 1994 was £5 on European flights and £10 on long-haul flights.

Airport expansion can boost tourism in this Maharashtra district

Live Mint 20 Jun 2021
The tourism potential of Aurangabad, which is known for the world famous Ajanta and Ellora caves and other monuments, can be developed on a bigger canvas if the airport here is expanded to allow international flights, industry stakeholders have said ... more flights, he opined.

Air Canada Inaugurates Montreal To Cairo Route

Simple Flying 19 Jun 2021
On Friday, Canadian national flag carrier Air Canada flew its first non-stop flight to Cairo, Egypt using a 255-seat Boeing 787-800 aircraft ... On the ten-and-a-half-hour Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner flight, Air Canada will offer three classes of service, Air Canada signature class, premium economy, and economy class.

Jeff Bezos space trip: Date, cost, and what rocket will he fly in?

Metro UK 19 Jun 2021
The flight is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, July 20, 2021 ... Blue Origin, whose Latin motto means ‘step by step, ferociously,’ is working towards making civilian space flight an important niche in the global space economy, alongside satellite services and government exploration projects, already worth over $300 billion a year.

The real deal

The Manila Times 19 Jun 2021
Stephen S. Songco Managing Partner Hall of Fame Authentics. "Having a signed item from your idol is as close as you can get to meeting him ... Unserved market ... He says ... He recalls ... "At the beginning of the pandemic, our shipments were stuck with our courier in the US since there were no flights in and out. We had to wait until the economy opened up again ... .

Harrowing tales emerge from Japan's psychiatric patients

Stars and Stripes 19 Jun 2021
KANAZAWA, Japan - Kazuya Ohata had problems sleeping and had voluntarily checked into a psychiatric ward on several occasions after being diagnosed with schizophrenia ... Immobile for days on end, they risk deep-vein thromboses, a condition sometimes known as "economy-class syndrome" because it can affect passengers on long-haul flights ... .

Syracuse Regional Airport Authority was key to landing Southwest Airlines (Your Letters)

The Post-Standard 18 Jun 2021
This is critical to our regional economy because convenient, affordable flights to a variety of destinations attracts firms and helps growth by facilitating face-to-face contact with businesses in other cities ... studies show they produce greater impacts for a regional economy.

Expat Indians quarantine abroad to return to UAE

Khaleej Times 18 Jun 2021
Many in India have found themselves unable to return as planned due to a suspension of flights ... However, they found themselves unable to return as planned as the UAE announced a suspension of flights from India ... Over the last few weeks, several have taken flights to countries such as Armenia, Ukraine, Russia, and Uzbekistan to return to the UAE.

Stocks mixed as investors digest Fed outlook for the economy

Caledonian Record 17 Jun 2021
economy improving faster than previously expected, through trillions of dollars of government aid and ultra-low interest rates. Much of the choppiness in the market has been tied to investors trying to figure out just when the Fed is going to ease up on its support for the economy through bond purchases and low interest rates.