Panasonic Avionics Upgrades Arc™ In-Flight Map With Host of New Features

Panasonic Avionics Upgrades Arc™ In-Flight Map With Host of New Features

Arc v2.0 delivers advanced map design in a connected environment, and fully leverages the technology of Panasonic Avionics’ NEXT and its recently launched Astrova in-flight entertainment systems. First unveiled in 2019, Arc is Panasonic Avionics’ 3D integrated moving map application designed to enrich the passenger travel experience and has been ordered by 25 airlines. Offering … Read more

Southwest Opens Flight Schedule Through Spring Break 2023

Southwest Opens Flight Schedule Through Spring Break 2023

Southwest Airlines published its official flight schedule extending through April 10, 2023, giving travelers the chance to get a head start on planning their Spring Break vacations for next year. The airline also revealed that it’s covering many popular seasonal routes to connect spring breakers with their favorite beach and mountain destinations that are ideal … Read more

Allegiant Repays Obligations Under Cares Act Payroll Support Program

Allegiant Repays Obligations Under Cares Act Payroll Support Program

WHY IT RATES: Discount airline Allegiant today announced its sooner-than-anticipated repayment of emergency relief funds issued by the federal government during the pandemic to help the carrier continue paying its employees, even while air travel was essentially at a standstill. —Laurie Baratti, TravelPulse Associate Writer Allegiant announced it has repaid the $24.8 million dollar emergency … Read more

Emirates reigns the passion for travel and sports as Official Airline of US Open

Emirates reigns the passion for travel and sports as Official Airline of US Open

Dubai/ New York:– For the eleventh consecutive year, Emirates is returning as Official Airline of the US Open Tennis Championships, running from 29 August through 11 September. The world’s largest international airline continues to utilize its global reach to bring tennis fans around the world closer to the game, serving up world-class tennis action at … Read more

Spirit Airlines Relaunches Nonstop Flights To Managua, Nicaragua

Spirit Airlines Relaunches Nonstop Flights To Managua, Nicaragua

Spirit Airlines today announced the relaunch of its daily, nonstop service between Florida’s coastal destination of Fort Lauderdale (FLL) and the Nicaraguan capital city of Managua (MGA). Spirit’s reintroduction to this major Central American market is vital for providing its customers with affordable and convenient means of reconnecting with family and friends across borders. The … Read more

Will Airlines Continue Cutting Flights?

Will Airlines Continue Cutting Flights?

With US airlines cutting back on their fall schedules by hundreds of flights per day, diminished air travel capacity is causing frustration for plenty of customers; as are this year’s all-too-common flight disruptions. Aviation industry experts told ABC News that this reduced capacity will become the new “normal”, as airlines and their support operations struggle … Read more

Chase the moon with VistaJet

Chase the moon with VistaJet

CHASE THE MOON WITH VISTAJET: TOP FIVE EXQUISITE JOURNEYS TO CELEBRATE IN 2022 Hongkong, august 23, 2022: The full moon brings a layer of magic and mystery that fascinates mankind. VistaJet, the first and only global business aviation company, presents its top five unique full moon experiences not to be missed in 2022. There are … Read more

Flight tickets to get expensive? DGCA to lift airfare restrictions on airlines from August 31

Flight tickets to get expensive?  DGCA to lift airfare restrictions on airlines from August 31

DGCA to lift airfare restrictions on airlines from August 31 Photo: BCCL The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Wednesday said it will remove the fare caps imposed on airlines in 2020, lifting restrictions on airfares, effective August 31, 2022. This has led to speculation over whether airlines will increase domestic and international airfares … Read more

How does India have twice as many women airline pilots as the US? | Business and Economy News

How does India have twice as many women airline pilots as the US?  |  Business and Economy News

Nivedita Bhasin became the world’s youngest commercial airline captain in 1989, but the Indian pilot still recalls her early years when other crew would urge her to rush into the cockpit so passengers wouldn’t get nervous at the sight of a woman flying their plane. Three decades after Bhasin’s career began, female pilots are no … Read more

Explained: Europe’s summer travel chaos

Explained: Europe's summer travel chaos

Strikes and staff shortages are forcing airlines to cancel thousands of flights and causing hours-long queues at major airports, dashing hopes for a sizzling first summer following widespread COVID-linked lockdowns. Here is a summary of some of the key developments: Plowing unrest After sweeping job cuts and pay cuts when COVID-19 brought travel to a … Read more