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Austrian Airlines Carried More Passengers in the first quarter of 2018  

Austrian Airlines Carried More Passengers in the first quarter of 2018

Austrian Airlines carried almost 2.5 million passengers in the first quarter of 2018, comprising a rise of 13.3 percent in a year-on-year comparison. This increase is mainly due to the airline&rsqu......
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Austrian Airlines cancelled 150 flights due to internal assembly  

Austrian Airlines cancelled 150 flights due to internal assembly

After the works council board invited the employees, who spontaneously would like to take part in the internal assembly earlier than planned to a so-called “framework program”, starting......
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Kenya Bolts out of World Travel Market - London  

Kenya Bolts out of World Travel Market - London

The Kenya Tourist Board has announced that it will be skipping this year’s World Travel Market in London in line with its new marketing strategy.   This will be the first......
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Traffic results for February 2018: More Passengers flew with Austrian Airlines  

Traffic results for February 2018: More Passengers flew with Austrian Airlines

Following the positive start to the New Year (plus 10.5 percent in January 2018), Austrian Airlines increased its passenger volume for the month of February 2018 as well: Austria’s flag carri......
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SRIJAN an idea competition for 635 Station Development on Indian Railways, has been launched at MyGov portal  

SRIJAN an idea competition for 635 Station Development on Indian Railways, has been launched at MyGov portal

Indian Railway Stations Development Corporation Limited (IRSDC) is taking up redevelopment of around 600 major Railway stations across the country. In this mega exercise, assistance and involv......
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Tyrolean Technik Downsizes Maintenance Operations in Innsbruck  

Tyrolean Technik Downsizes Maintenance Operations in Innsbruck

Tyrolean Airways Luftfahrzeuge Technik GmbH (“Tyrolean Technik”), a fully-owned subsidiary of Austrian Airlines AG, will downsize its maintenance and repair operations in Innsbruck. The......
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Action Plan for Cleaner Bedding and Better Meals  

Action Plan for Cleaner Bedding and Better Meals

A policy of zero tolerance towards poor quality of food and bedding is being strictly enforced by Indian Railways. In current financial year, 12 catering contracts have been terminated ......
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Cleanliness and Maintenance of Passenger Rail Coaches  

Cleanliness and Maintenance of Passenger Rail Coaches

Every endeavour is made to keep the coaches in properly maintained and clean condition.  All efforts are made by the Railways to address the complaints.  ......
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Highest Priority To Safety In Train Operations: Shri Piyush Goyal  

Highest Priority To Safety In Train Operations: Shri Piyush Goyal

The Union Minister for Railways and Coal Shri Piyush Goyal has reiterated that Railways accord highest priority to safety in train operations. Supportive data shows Consequential train accidents ......
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Traffic results for January 2018: Austrian Airlines Starts the New Year with Strong Passenger Volume  

Traffic results for January 2018: Austrian Airlines Starts the New Year with Strong Passenger Volume

Austrian Airlines carried more than 730,000 passengers in January 2018, comprising a rise of 10.5 percent from the prior-year month. This increase is mainly due to the airline’s expanded flig......
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Garuda Indonesia maintains its 5 Star Airline Ranking by Skytrax  

Garuda Indonesia maintains its 5 Star Airline Ranking by Skytrax

Garuda Indonesia has been Certified as a 5-Star Airline for 2018 by Skytrax, the international air transport rating organisation, during an Award Ceremony held today at the Changi Exhibition ......
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BHARAT PARV Focusses on DEKHO APNA DESH  

BHARAT PARV Focusses on DEKHO APNA DESH

‘Bharat Parv’ being organized by the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India at the Red Fort, Delhi from 26th to 31st January, 2018 is focusing on “Dekho Apna Desh”. People......
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BHARAT PARV being organized from 26th to 31st January, 2018 at Red Fort, Delhi  

BHARAT PARV being organized from 26th to 31st January, 2018 at Red Fort, Delhi

The ‘Bharat Parv’  event  is  being  organized  by the Government  of  India  at  the   Red Fort, Delhi  from  26th......
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Lanterns released for Taiwan Lantern Festival 2018  

Lanterns released for Taiwan Lantern Festival 2018

A beagle-inspired handheld lantern for the 2018 Lantern Festival was unveiled on Thursday, with......
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National Rail Transport Seminar on the theme Railways for Sustainable Development held in New Delhi.  

National Rail Transport Seminar on the theme Railways for Sustainable Development held in New Delhi.

The Centre for Transportation Research and Management (CTRAM), is an autonomous body of Transport Professionals in the country organized a National Rail Transport Seminar with the theme &ldqu......
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Traffic Results for the Entire Year 2017: Record Year with 12.8 Percent Growth in Passenger Volume  

Traffic Results for the Entire Year 2017: Record Year with 12.8 Percent Growth in Passenger Volume

Austrian Airlines carried approx. 12.9 million passengers in the period January to December 2017. This comprises a year-on-year increase of 12.8 percent or 1.5 million passengers. This rise can be ......
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Zero Accident Mission Of Indian Railways  

Zero Accident Mission Of Indian Railways

During the last three years, the number of consequential train accidents (including accidents at Unmanned Level Crossings) have decreased from 135 in 2014-15, to 107 in 2015-16 and furt......
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Upward Trend for Passenger Volume plus 9.3 Percent Compared to the Previous Year  

Upward Trend for Passenger Volume plus 9.3 Percent Compared to the Previous Year

Austrian Airlines transported around 953,000 passengers in November 2017, corresponding to a rise of 9.3 percent compared to November of 2016. This increase is mainly due to the expansion of Europe......
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Bye Bye Fokker: The End of an Aircraft Era at Austrian Airlines  

Bye Bye Fokker: The End of an Aircraft Era at Austrian Airlines

On the morning of November 29, 2017, employees, invited guests and members of the Friends of Vienna Airport Association had the opportunity to officially bid farewell to the beloved Fokker fleet of......
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Wizz Air to base four new A320s at London Luton airport  

Wizz Air to base four new A320s at London Luton airport

Wizz Air has announced an expansion at its Luton base, with the addition of four Airbus A320 aircraft to its fleet by June 2018. The allocation of four more Airbus A320 aircraft, each equip......
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DANCE IN THE EXHIBITIONS AT THE ISRAEL MUSEUM, JERUSALEM  

DANCE IN THE EXHIBITIONS AT THE ISRAEL MUSEUM, JERUSALEM

Visitors to the Israel Museum, Jerusalem during December can enjoy a very special experience that combines dance and art on selected days. Every Tuesday during December, choreographers connect a da......
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ICAO Carries out Universal Safety Oversight Audit for India  

ICAO Carries out Universal Safety Oversight Audit for India

Under the International Civil Aviation Organization’s (ICAO) Universal Safety Oversight Audit Programme, a five member audit team carried out the audit of India in areas of Personal Licensing......
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Performance of Domestic Airlines for the year 2017  

Performance of Domestic Airlines for the year 2017

Traffic data submitted by various domestic airlines has been analysed for the month of October, 2017. Following are the salient features:   Passengers carried by domestic airli......
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Upward Trend for Passenger Volume in October 2017, Compared to the Previous Year  

Upward Trend for Passenger Volume in October 2017, Compared to the Previous Year

  Increase of passenger load factor by 1.2 percentage points in October January-October 2017: 13.3 percent increase in passenger......
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Financial result as at September 30, 2017, Q3 Austrian Airlines increases result significantly  

Financial result as at September 30, 2017, Q3 Austrian Airlines increases result significantly

Financial result as at September 30, 2017 Q3: Austrian Airlines increases result significantly ·         ......
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GoAir to relocate its entire operations to Terminal 2  

GoAir to relocate its entire operations to Terminal 2

Delhi International Airport Ltd (DIAL), announced that the revamped Terminal 2 of Indira Gandhi International Airport will be operational on 29th October 2017. ......
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Upward Trend for Passenger Volume of 13.9 Percent Compared to the Previous Year  

Upward Trend for Passenger Volume of 13.9 Percent Compared to the Previous Year

Austrian Airlines carried a total of more than 9.8 million passengers in the first three quarters of 2017, comprising a rise of 13.9 percent. The flight offering in available seat kilometers (ASK) ......
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Jamaican Adventure in the Caribbean  

Jamaican Adventure in the Caribbean

Being the evergreen island destination, Jamaica is surrounded by Blue Mountains, crystal clear
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Performance of Domestic Airlines for the year 2017  

Performance of Domestic Airlines for the year 2017

Traffic data submitted by various domestic airlines has been analysed for the month of July, 2017. Following are the salient features: Passengers carried by domestic airlines d......
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Upward Trend for Passenger Volume in July: +14.8% Compared to the Previous Year  

Upward Trend for Passenger Volume in July: +14.8% Compared to the Previous Year

Austrian Airlines further increased its passenger volume in the month of July 2017: Austria’s red-white-red carrier transported close to 1.4 million passengers, corresponding to a rise of 14.......
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Austrian Airlines Increases Earnings and Raises Forecast for 2017  

Austrian Airlines Increases Earnings and Raises Forecast for 2017

Austrian Airlines generated considerably higher earnings than expected in the first half of 2017. Earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) totaled EUR 8 million, comprising a year-on-year rise of ......
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AirAsia X shares festive joy with Rohingya refugee children  

AirAsia X shares festive joy with Rohingya refugee children

In the spirit of sharing and giving, the management team and Allstars (employees) of AirAsia X Berhad visited Rohingya Community School in Kampung Cheras Baru, here earlier today to celebrate Hari ......
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Traffic Results for the first half of 2017: Additional 690,000 Passengers flew with Austrian Airlines  

Traffic Results for the first half of 2017: Additional 690,000 Passengers flew with Austrian Airlines

Austrian Airlines carried almost 5.8 million passengers in the period January to June 2017, comprising an increase of around 690,000 passengers or 13.5 percent in a year-on-year comparison. This gr......
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Minister of Railways Inaugurates Madgaon leg of the Science Express today  

Minister of Railways Inaugurates Madgaon leg of the Science Express today

The IX Phase of the prestigious Science Express exhibition train which is on a Nationwide tour since 17 February 2017 reached Madgaon in Goa today i.e. 11 July 2017. This phase of train is being re......
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Air Canada Sets Record for Passengers Carried  

Air Canada Sets Record for Passengers Carried

Air Canada transported close to one million customers throughout the six-day holiday period, during which it achieved a single-day record for passengers carried. On Thursday, June 29, Air Canada we......
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Cathay Pacific releases combined traffic figures for May 2017  

Cathay Pacific releases combined traffic figures for May 2017

Cathay Pacific Airways today released combined Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon traffic figures for May 2017 that show a slight decrease in the number of passengers carried and an increase in cargo......
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Linking up Sao Paulo to its freighter network, Turkish Cargo continues to strengthen its coverage  

Linking up Sao Paulo to its freighter network, Turkish Cargo continues to strengthen its coverage

Turkish Cargo, the leading brand providing services to 120 countries in the world thanks to its extensive network, launches its scheduled cargo flights on June 25, 2017 to Sao Paulo which is one of......
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Minister of Railways, launches Mission Retro-Fitment to enhance the passenger experience  

Minister of Railways, launches Mission Retro-Fitment to enhance the passenger experience

To enhance the passengers experience by upgrading existing fleet of coaches with better furnishing, aesthetics & amenities and better safety features with a view to provide a safe and comfortab......
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Club Vivanova announced collaboration with TWIGA Monte Carlo for a third summer season  

Club Vivanova announced collaboration with TWIGA Monte Carlo for a third summer season

Club Vivanova is delighted to announce collaboration with TWIGA Monte Carlo for a third summer season. Join in for the much awaited and highly celebrated Midsummer White Party amidst the French Riv......
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Austrian Airlines increased its passenger volume in May 2017 compared to previous year  

Austrian Airlines increased its passenger volume in May 2017 compared to previous year

Austrian Airlines further increased its passenger volume in the month of May 2017: Austria’s red-white-red carrier transported close to 1.2 million passengers, corresponding to a rise of 15.1......
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Emirates touches down in Croatia  

Emirates touches down in Croatia

Emirates’ inaugural Boeing 777-300ER flight from Dubai touched down in Zagreb to a water cannon salute and traditional Croatian folk dancers, with more than 350 passengers on board. &......
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Jet Airways Group records second profitable Year  

Jet Airways Group records second profitable Year

  Jet Airways Group FY17 highlights:   Total revenue up 1.7% at INR 22,693 crores compared to INR 22,321 crores in FY16 Available Seat Kilometers inc......
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Finnair becomes PATA’s newest aviation member  

Finnair becomes PATA’s newest aviation member

Finnair, the flag carrier for Finland and a member of the oneworld alliance, has joined the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA). The carrier, headquartered in Helsinki, is majority owned by the ......
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AirAsia Hosts The First Ever Santan Food Festival  

AirAsia Hosts The First Ever Santan Food Festival

AirAsia hosted the Santan Food Festival, the largest inflight food tasting event in Asia, featuring meals from across the region.   The event showcased the gastronomical deligh......
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Istanbul, scene of the Turkish team, Fenerbahçe’s victory in the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Final  

Istanbul, scene of the Turkish team, Fenerbahçe’s victory in the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Final

The four best European teams have competed this weekend in the Final Four, the final stage of the Turkish Airlines Euroleague 2017, held in Istanbul. Curiously, all of them already disputed the 201......
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UNWTO Commission for Asia and the Pacific meets in Bangladesh  

UNWTO Commission for Asia and the Pacific meets in Bangladesh

In 2016, Asia and the Pacific received 309 million international tourist arrivals, 9% more than in 2015; by 2030 this number is expected to reach 535 million. Over 20 countries gathered in Banglade......
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Cathay Pacific releases combined traffic figures for April 2017  

Cathay Pacific releases combined traffic figures for April 2017

Cathay Pacific Airways today released combined Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon traffic figures for April 2017 that show an increase in both the number of passengers carried and the volume of cargo......
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Star Alliance launches 20th Anniversary Mileage Competition  

Star Alliance launches 20th Anniversary Mileage Competition

To celebrate 20 years of connecting people and cultures, Star Alliance and its 28 member carriers today announced the launch of a worldwide competition whereby customers can share their favourite c......
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Austrian Airlines significantly increased its passenger volume for the month of April 2017  

Austrian Airlines significantly increased its passenger volume for the month of April 2017

Austrian Airlines significantly increased its passenger volume for the month of April 2017: Austria’s red-white-red carrier transported more than 1.1 million passengers, corresponding to a ri......
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Maldives... the Sunny Side of Life showcased at the Annual Arabian Travel Market  

Maldives... the Sunny Side of Life showcased at the Annual Arabian Travel Market

Maldives Marketing and Public Relation Corporation together with partners from the Maldivian Tourism Industry are participating at the 24th Annual Arabian Travel Market. The event opened toda......
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Austrian Airlines Begins 2017 with Traditionally Negative Winter Quarter  

Austrian Airlines Begins 2017 with Traditionally Negative Winter Quarter

Austrian Airlines, Austria’s flag carrier, reported earnings before interest and taxe......
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Railways Cooperation between India and France  

Railways Cooperation between India and France

On April 13th of 2017, , Minister for Railways Mr Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, held meeting with , Minister of State for Transport, Marine Affairs and Fisheries of the Republic of Franc......
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Traffic Results for January-March 2017: Austrian Airlines Carried More Passengers in Q1 2017  

Traffic Results for January-March 2017: Austrian Airlines Carried More Passengers in Q1 2017

Austrian Airlines carried almost 2.2 million passengers in the period January to March 2017, comprising a rise of 6.6 percent in a year-on-year comparison. This increase is mainly due to the ......
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Swarovski Crystal Worlds invited 11 Indian luxury travel agents on a FAM to Vienna, Salzburg  

Swarovski Crystal Worlds invited 11 Indian luxury travel agents on a FAM to Vienna, Salzburg

The Austrian National Tourist Office in Co-operation with the Swarovski Crystal Worlds, the Leading Hotels of the World and the Local Tourist Boards invited 11 Indian luxury travel agents on a FA......
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A 1,400 Year Old Coin Hoard Discovered in Building of Jerusalem, Israel  

A 1,400 Year Old Coin Hoard Discovered in Building of Jerusalem, Israel

A cache of nine bronze coins from the end of the Byzantine period (seventh century CE) was discovered in salvage excavations that the Israel Antiquities Authority conducted as part ......
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Mumbai’s Iternational Airport adjudged as the Second Best Airport globally by ACI  

Mumbai’s Iternational Airport adjudged as the Second Best Airport globally by ACI

Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport was rated the Second Best Airport globally in the ‘over 40 million passengers per year’ category at the Airport Service Quality ......
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Taiwan Tourism Bureau participates in OTM 2017 and holds Workshops in Mumbai and Bengaluru  

Taiwan Tourism Bureau participates in OTM 2017 and holds Workshops in Mumbai and Bengaluru

Taiwan Tourism Bureau participated in OneWorld Travel Mart, an annual event that was held from 21-23 February 2017 in Mumbai, India.   1154 participants from 60 co......
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Treebo Hotels Recognised by World Record India for its Guest Delight Initiative - Treebo Hangouts  

Treebo Hotels Recognised by World Record India for its Guest Delight Initiative - Treebo Hangouts

In September, Treebo Hotels, India’s 3rd largest hotel chain, had announced the launch of an initiative called Treebo Hangouts. Under this initiative, Tr......
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Dr. Mahesh Sharma inaugurates ‘Bharat Parv’ at Red Fort, Delhi  

Dr. Mahesh Sharma inaugurates ‘Bharat Parv’ at Red Fort, Delhi

Bharat Parv, a national festival showcasing the country’s diverse culture, cuisines, handicrafts and catch glimpses of a progressive India was inaugurated by Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of St......
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Bible Lands Museum, Jerusalem opens most Comprehensive Exhibition of Ancient Greek Ceramics  

Bible Lands Museum, Jerusalem opens most Comprehensive Exhibition of Ancient Greek Ceramics

The new exhibition, "Gods, Heroes, and Mortals in Ancient Greece" opening at the Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem on January 25, 2017, will display the largest and most comprehensive co......
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SWISS posts record passenger volume for 2016  

SWISS posts record passenger volume for 2016

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 16,517,559 passengers in 2016, a 1.3% increase on 2015, which had itself been a record year in passenger vol......
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Israel Joins Other Countries “On Stage” With Live Feeds To The TOMORROWLAND ELECTRONIC MUSIC FESTIVAL, Belgium  

Israel Joins Other Countries “On Stage” With Live Feeds To The TOMORROWLAND ELECTRONIC MUSIC FESTIVAL, Belgium

“UNITE - MIRROR TO TOMORROWLAND FESTIVAL” JULY 23, 2016   Jerusalem will join one of the big......
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A Rare Cache of Silver Coins Dating to the Hasmonean Period (126 BCE) Discovered in Modi‘in  

A Rare Cache of Silver Coins Dating to the Hasmonean Period (126 BCE) Discovered in Modi‘in

A hoard of silver coins dating to the Hasmonean period (126 BCE) was exposed in April in an archaeological excavation the Israel Antiquities Authority is currently conducting near Modi‘in, wi......
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Spectacular Ancient Shipwreck Discovered by Divers in Caesarea National Park Harbor  

Spectacular Ancient Shipwreck Discovered by Divers in Caesarea National Park Harbor

A fortuitous discovery by two divers in the ancient port of Caesarea in the Caesarea National Park before the Passover holiday led to the exposure of a large, spectacular and beautiful ancient mari......
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Wizz Air announces new route from Luton to Szczytno  

Wizz Air announces new route from Luton to Szczytno

Wizz Air today reported its eighth destination in Poland with the initiation of operations from Olsztyn-Mazury Airport from 18 June. The aircraft will offer another administration to Lo......
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Oman Arab Bank backing two airlines of the middle east  

Oman Arab Bank backing two airlines of the middle east

Oman Arab Bank (OAB) in the process of coverage of the GCC aviation sector and a buy recommendation on Air Arabia and an accumulate recommendation on Jazeera Airways, backing the budget airline'......
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International tourist arrivals up in Malta  

International tourist arrivals up in Malta

Malta Inbound tourism up 9.7% in February. A sum of 66,137 inbound visitor trips were carried out for holiday purposes, while a further 9,291 were undertaken for business purposes.Compl......
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Indian Tourism Ministry and Ecotourism Society sign a Memorandum of Understanding  

Indian Tourism Ministry and Ecotourism Society sign a Memorandum of Understanding

The Ministry of Tourism, Government of India has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Ecotourism Society of India (ESOI) to ensure Responsible and Sustainable tourism for the whole c......
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Kingfisher Airlines now in inflation of brand valuation scandal at over Rs 4,000 crore  

Kingfisher Airlines now in inflation of brand valuation scandal at over Rs 4,000 crore

The defunct Kingfisher Airlines has hit further turbulence in Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) investigating of an alleged overvaluation of the brand at Rs 4,100 crore, which was aimed at ......
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 Goa Tourism conducts road show in Kolkata to promote Goa Carnaval 2016  

Goa Tourism conducts road show in Kolkata to promote Goa Carnaval 2016

Goa Tourism announces plans dawn up by state to celebrate Goa Carnival 2016. The festivities will begin on February 6 and wind up on February 9. This year’s event will be one of the most colo......
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 Shah Rukh Khan promotes West Bengal tourism for free  

Shah Rukh Khan promotes West Bengal tourism for free

Shah Rukh Khan has been roped as the brand ambassador for West Bengal and will shoot its ad campaign next month; the tagline of the campaign will be ‘Experience Bengal… the sweetest pa......
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Mali hotel attack: Bamako  

Mali hotel attack: Bamako

Mali has begun three days of national mourning following Friday's militant Islamist attack on a hotel in the capital, Bamako, in which 19 people were killed. Malian......
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