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Lufthansa’s Germanwings flight crashes in France

Plane crashes into the French Alps on Tuesday March 24

March 24, 2015 6:10

Air Arabia Q4 net profit falls 30 per cent

The airline's 2014 annual profit was AED552.9m, up from AED420.7m in 2013

February 15, 2015 3:05
HONG KONG, CHINA - MAY 16, 2014: pilots in Emirates Airbus A380

In pictures: Etihad Airways makes top 10 airline list

Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Airways and Dubai’s Emirates Airlines makes’s top 10 list

December 10, 2014 5:56
Lots of people getting luggage at airport.

Ebola alert on Emirates flight from Dubai to US

Five passengers with flu-like symptoms tested for Ebola at Boston’s Logan Airport

October 14, 2014 5:47
beautiful young woman using tablet computer at airport

Inflight usage of tablets by cabin crew to take off

The MEA tablet market has shown a 77.3 per cent year-on-year growth in shipments during Q1 2014, according to IDC .

September 22, 2014 9:54
Emirates Airlines

GCC airlines take safety steps after MH17 tragedy

Expressing deep dismay over the Malaysian Airlines crash, major GCC airlines are taking safety measures to ensure the security of their passengers and aircraft without affecting flight schedules and services.

July 20, 2014 4:21
Etihad upbeat on earnings outlook

Etihad upbeat on earnings outlook

Abu Dhabi-based airline Etihad Airways is upbeat on its future earnings after posting its first full-year profit in 2011, its chief commercial officer told Reuters on Wednesday.

March 8, 2012 3:56
All systems go: Dubai focuses on stronger aviation business

All systems go: Dubai focuses on stronger aviation business

With the Middle East’s aviation industry fast becoming the world’s strongest and Dubai’s need for more revenue generation, the emirate is banking on its aviation industry as a solid net.

March 6, 2012 12:55
Emirates Airline to raise $517M Islamic loan

Emirates Airline to raise $517M Islamic loan

Dubai's Emirates airline has hired three local banks to arrange a 1.9-billion dirhams ($517.3 million) Islamic loan facility to finance three aircraft, the chief executive of one of the banks confirmed on Tuesday.

February 7, 2012 3:12
SpanAir ceases operations, cites financial woes

SpanAir ceases operations, cites financial woes

Loss-making Spanish airline Spanair ceased operations on Friday night, grounding all its airplanes after its owner, citing the country's economic crisis, said it would not sink any more money into the company.

January 28, 2012 12:57