From new menus to new travel destinations to improved seating to special promotions - not to mention the latest technological innovations! Check out what's happening in the airline industry in this new feature, Airline Industry News.
Swiss International Air Lines has joined the growing list of airlines allowing passengers to make stopovers on connecting flights. Switzerland stopover packages let passengers spend one to four nights in Switzerland and include hotel rooms and transportation.
Kota Kinabalu International Airport is the second busiest airport in Malaysia. Located on the northern part of Borneo, it serves Kota Kinabalu and the island's northwestern coastal region, which is popular with ecotourists. Kota Kinabalu is the capital of Sabah province.
Emirates Airline's business class offers a more comfortable experience in the air. There is also a pre-departure business class lounge. Is it really worth the extra price on a flight from Bangkok to Hong Kong?
Low Cost Carriers have grown in popularity in Asia in recent years, and for money-savvy travelers they can offer substantial savings. But beware the hidden charges! Advertised fares don't always tell the whole story.
Cathay Pacific Airways is one of several airlines plying the Hong Kong - San Francisco route. It's business class offers a more comfortable experience in the air. There is also a pre-departure business class lounge. Is it really worth the extra price?
Hong Kong International Airport is Cathay Pacific's hub, and the airline has fully FIVE business class lounges there, four for departing passengers and one for arriving passengers. What are they like? Is it worth getting to the airport early to chill out there?
Many airlines offer free in-town check-in services at Hong Kong and Kowloon stations on the Airport Express MTR line, allowing passengers to check in and check their bags at least 90 minutes and up to one day before their flight departs.
Emirates Airline has its own Business Class Lounge at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport. With comfortable seating, it serves hot and cold dishes and snacks as well as a free flow of beverages. Is it worth getting to the airport early to take advantage of it?
Most airlines oversell tickets assuming not all passengers will show up for their flight. So what happens if everybody DOES show up? First they ask for volunteers, offering them compensation. Then they start bumping people. What are your rights and options if this happens? Airlines and Aviation Getting bumped from your flight – it’s the …