Archive for November, 2010

  
Flydubai adds Armenia and another route to Iraq

Flydubai adds Armenia and another route to Iraq

Dubai based flydubai only began its first route on 1st June 2009, but in its first year of operation the carrier transported more than 750,000 passengers across a network of 16 destinations. Since then, additional new routes have been introduced to Lucknow (India), Istanbul (Turkey), Latakia (Syria), Karachi (Pakistan), Colombo (Sri Lanka) and Erbil (Iraq). […]

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RAK Airways Ras al-Khaimah to Kozhikode and Jeddah

RAK Airways Ras al-Khaimah to Kozhikode and Jeddah

RAK Airways relaunched operations on 10th October 2010. The national airline of Ras al-Khaimah, the northernmost emirate of the UAE, then began flying from its Ras al-Khaimah (RKT) base to Kozhikode (CCJ) in southwest India and Jeddah (JED) in Saudi Arabia. Each of the 2 routes operates 4 times a week with the airline’s single […]

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Leona Lewis to Perform in Abu Dhabi

Leona Lewis to Perform in Abu Dhabi

British pop star Leona Lewis is heading to Abu Dhabi this month as the X-Factor winner joins a charity event in the capital on 13th November at Yas Island Leona Lewis is one of the first reality show stars to make it in the real world. The 25-year-old, whose hit songs include “Bleeding Heart” and […]

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Emirates Announces Huge Rise in Profits

Emirates Announces Huge Rise in Profits

Emirates has seen its profits jump to an astonishing 351% to US$925m for the first 6 months of 2010 compared with the same period of last year. Emirates has said that passenger numbers has increased to 15.5 million and load factors had reached 81.2% which is the highest ever for a 6-month period. Premium class […]

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