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Free Wi-Fi on JAL domestic flights

JAL will start offering free, unlimited in-flight Wi-Fi to passengers on its domestic routes. At present, the airline provides 15 minutes of free Wi-Fi per passenger, but this offer will be expanded on 1 February 2017 to become a completely free service. The initial promotional period will run until 31 August 2017. To use the […]






Qantas adds new capital connection to China

Qantas’ Asian expansion strategy took another step forward today (25 January 2017) with the relaunch of direct flights to China’s capital city, Beijing. The Australian national carrier had previously suspended the service in 2009. But the route resumed on Wednesday and will now operate daily, departing Sydney at 1350 and landing at Beijing Capital International […]






Scoot

Scoot starts selling direct on Skyscanner

Users to be able to book fares and ancillaries without leaving meta-search site. Scoot has become the first low-cost carrier, and the first airline in the Asia Pacific region, to be featured on Skyscanner’s Direct Booking platform. Skyscanner is a meta-search site which aggregates fares from other sources. Usually, when booking a fare via Skyscanner, […]






Loganair extends Orkney route contract

Scotland’s Airline Loganair has been awarded the contract to operate the Orkney inter-isles air service for four years from 1 April, securing its future as operator of the world’s shortest scheduled flight following a competitive tendering process. The new contract, awarded by Orkney Islands Council, means the airline will continue to provide Orkney’s inter-isles air […]