During the opening session of Arabian Travel Market’s inaugural virtual event, ATM Virtual, aviation industry veteran Tim Clark, president, Emirates Airline, had outlined the impact of COVID-19 on the aviation industry, as well as the measures implemented by the company in response to the pandemic.
Aiming to transform the Middle East’s aviation industry, Mubadala Investment Company (Mubadala) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Honeywell International, the Fortune 100 software-industrial company that produces connected technologies for aviation.
Wael Mattar has been named the new country manager for Egypt at Gulf Air, bringing with him more than 23 years of experience in aviation.
Etihad Airways and China Southern Airlines have signed a codeshare agreement that enables China Southern Airlines’ guests to book seamless flights to and from Abu Dhabi, and connect to the UAE’s national airlines’ network.
IN A REPORT TITLED GLOBAL MEGATRENDS AND THEIR IMPACT ON THE MIDDLE EAST’S TRAVEL AND TOURISM INDUSTRY, PwC UNCOVERED FIVE TRENDS ACROSS THE WORLD THAT ARE SET TO TRANSFORM TOURISM IN THE MIDDLE EAST.
On April 11, Hamad International Airport (HIA) hosted the 12th Airports Council International (ACI) Asia-Pacific Regional Assembly Conference & Exhibition, welcoming 400 delegates from 175 organisations.
Sharjah International Airport recently donated the first ambulance ever used at the hub to Al Mahatta Museum, joining the other permanent exhibits.
In order to meet an ever increasing demand for cybersecurity in the aviation industry, Airbus and SITA have launched Security Operations Center Service, a new incident detection service.
Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) held a ceremony at Park Rotana Hotel Abu Dhabi, to celebrate the graduation of 30 Emirati students who were enrolled in the eighth Tourism Youth Summer Programme.
A larger international representation also adds value. “The international participation in this edition of the Airport Show [was] the largest ever and it clearly reflects the growing interest of global aviation players in the booming Middle East aviation industry.