Thursday, April 19, 2018

Travel

Qatar Takes Delivery of First Airbus A350-1000, Featuring Qsuite

Qatar Airways took delivery of the first Airbus A350-1000 aircraft today in Toulouse, coinciding with Fabrice Brégier’s last day in the role of Airbus...

Saudi Arabia to launch 300kph ‘Haramain Express’ this year

JEDDAH: The high-speed Haramain train’s importance to Saudi Arabia has been highlighted with an announcement by King Salman that he will rely on the...

Air India flies to Israel across Saudi airspace

India's state-run carrier Air India said Friday it will fly over Saudi airspace to Tel Aviv, a move that ends a decades-long Saudi ban...

Emirates female flight attendant dies after falling from plane’s emergency exit

An Emirates flight attendant died after tumbling from a plane's emergency exit on the tarmac in Uganda. The hostess, who was not named, died in...

11 dead as plane flying from UAE crashes in Iran

A bride-to-be and her hen party were killed when their private jet crashed in an Iranian mountain range on the way home from Dubai....

Saudi Arabia has the world’s longest straight road

Saudi Arabia’s Highway 10 is set to be the world’s longest stretch of straight road, Pan-Arab site StepFeed reported.The highway, which stretches from Haradh...

Qatar Airways ‘suffers huge loss’

Dubai: Qatar Airways will suffer a large loss because of restrictions imposed by Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt, its chief executive officer...

Flight Secrets: Two Words That Can Help You Get an Airline...

Flight secrets have revealed many fascinating ways to get upgraded on a plane. From the best time to ask, to what clothing to wear,...

Jeddah’s revamped waterfront fast becoming top attraction for tourists

JEDDAH: Less than three months after it opened, the new corniche waterfront along the Red Sea port of Jeddah is fast establishing itself as...

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