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Air France Presents New Premium Economy, Coach Cabins (+Photos)

MIAMI — Air France has introduced to the world its new Economy and Premium Economy cabins, which will be installed onboard its 15 Airbus A330-200s starting from January 2019. “Today we are celebrating the arrival of our new products and

Turkish Airlines Hints Nonstop Flights To Australia Ahead Of New Airport Opening

ISTANBUL — Ilker Aycı, Turkish Airline’s (TK) Chairman, hinted that the carrier might start flying to Sydney in June 2019, after it receives its first batch of Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners. Just a few weeks ahead of the grand opening of

Fly Back: I Got To Fly “The Franchise”

Growing up on Long Island, New York in the 1960s & ‘70s I was a huge NY Yankee Fan. Somewhat of an anomaly as most kids on “the Island” were NY Mets Fans, especially after the 1969 “Miracle Mets” went

Hainan Airlines Finalizes Sale Of Remaining Stake In Azul

MIAMI — Chinese carrier Hainan Airlines has sold the remaining stake it had on Brazilian carrier, Azul, for $306.25 million to a group of American investors. In 2016, the Chinese group paid $450 million for a 23.7% stake in the

Sichuan Airlines A319 Loses Windshield, First Officer Injured

MIAMI — A Sichuan Airlines Airbus A319 flying from Chongqing to Lhasa was forced to make an emergency landing about 20 minutes after its right windshield cracked and shattered into the plane as it cruised at 33,000 feet, hitting and

Aeroflot Blames US Government For Potential Flight Cancellations

MIAMI — The only Russian airline with direct flights to the United States, Aeroflot, has said that getting visas for its crewmembers to enter US territory has gotten extremely difficult. Either party hasn’t disclosed the reasons for the visa hold-up. However,

Airbus wins A321neo order from La Compagnie

MIAMI — The all-business class, luxury carrier La Compagnie, has announced an order for two Airbus A321neo set to replace the airline’s aging Boeing 757-200s on its Transatlantic Paris (CDG) – Newark (EWR) flights. The new Airbus airliners are expected

Frontier Continues Massive Expansion: Nine More New Routes Announced

MIAMI — As part of a massive expansion that began in July with the addition of over 85 new routes and 21 new destinations, Frontier is announcing nine more routes connecting 13 cities. The ultra-low-cost-airline has just unveiled a new batch

Cathay Pacific Posts First Back-to-Back Loss in 70 years

MIAMI — For the first time in Cathay Pacific’s history, an interim loss was posted for the second time in a row for HK$2.05 billion (US $262.07 million) in the first half of 2017. The airline claims that these results

Flying JetBlue’s Mint Premium Product

What is it like to fly on JetBlue’s Mint? Airways had the chance to fly on the inaugural Mint flight in March 2017 from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Los Angeles (LAX), and then connect to JFK. That meant 10 hours

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