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Qatar Airways may go public in 2011

Qatar Airways has appointed advisors for IPO – CEO; Airline in third consecutive year of profitability; Considers launching low-cost carrier

June 14, 2011 4:04
 
Low-cost carriers spread their wings

Low-cost carriers spread their wings

Low-cost carriers continue their ascent within the region’s travel sector writes Kathi Everden.

May 22, 2011 2:12
 

Low-cost carrier flydubai to hire 600 pilots by 2016

Following news of doubling its capital to $136million, flydubai is hiring 600 to expand routes and fleet.

May 18, 2011 4:03
 
Emirates drops fuel surcharge as competition rises

Emirates drops fuel surcharge as competition rises

Emirates removes fuel surcharge due to drop in oil prices, or so says the airline. But could it be because of the imminent entry of strong contenders?

May 8, 2011 3:38
 
Flying on FlyDubai

Flying on FlyDubai

Kipp was recently invited on a trip to Amman on Dubai’s new low-cost airline. The following are tidbits and pictures from our flying experience.

August 24, 2009 1:53
 
Fat bank balance earning Air Arabia profits

Fat bank balance earning Air Arabia profits

As the low cost carrier gets set to start a new joint venture airline, its statement reveals that it is making more money from its bank account than its operations.

August 14, 2008 9:04