US, UK restrict carry-on electronics on flights from some Muslim-majority countries

The United States imposed restrictions on carry-on electronic devices aboard flights from some Muslim-majority countries on Tuesday, with the United Kingdom announcing a similar ban shortly after in response to an unspecified terrorist threat. President Donald Trump’s administration imposed restrictions on planes coming to the United States from eight Muslim-majority countries in the Middle East […]


Etihad launches ‘Runway to Runway’

Etihad Airways has announced the launch of ‘Runway to Runway’, a unique rewards programme designed to support the fashion community’s international travel requirements. Since announcing its fashion partnership with IMG in 2016, Etihad Airways has worked with the company and its fashion industry network to develop a bespoke membership program that offers specialised travel benefits. […]

THAI prepares for return to North America

Thai Airways has appointed a new general sales agent (GSA) in North America, as the national carrier prepares to relaunch flights across the Pacific. Having previously flown to New York, Los Angeles and Toronto, THAI suspended its last North American route in 2015, as rising fuel costs made such ultra-long-haul flights unprofitable. Thailand’s FAA rating […]

Singapore Airlines passengers offered 20 new routes in codeshare expansion

Singapore Airlines passengers are being given access to more than 20 new routes in Europe through an expanded codeshare with Lufthansa Group. The Lufthansa and Swiss services are via Frankfurt, Munich and Zurich. The new codeshare flights include links to Aberdeen, Birmingham, Dublin and Edinburgh via Frankfurt. In return, travellers using Lufthansa and Swiss will […]