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Passenger anger ends up biting Indonesian airlines

JAKARTA — In Indonesia, the world’s fifth largest aviation market, domestic airlines have been forced to cut their prices due to an outcry about accelerating fare hikes, as Indonesians make plans for the upcoming Eid al-Fitr Islamic holidays. The Ministry of Transportation last week announced that it had lowered the maximum fare for domestic ...

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A Sense of ‘Flight Shame’ May be Changing Travel Habits

A Sense of 'Flight Shame' May be Changing Travel Habits

Will you stop flying to help save the climate? In places like Sweden, there’s an increasing sense of “flgskam’ or “flight shame.” Photo by bilaleldaou / pixabay. That is the question that is rapidly rising up the political agenda, in Europe, at least, as a surge in climate activism and ...

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Historic month for Dublin Airport with 2.8 million passengers

Historic month for Dublin Airport with 2.8 million passengers

13/05/2019 – 11:40:00Back to Dublin Airport Business Home Dublin Airport enjoyed the busiest April in its history increasing the number of passengers by 7% to 2.8 million. Passenger volumes to continental Europe increased by 9%, with almost 1.5 million passengers travelling last month. Transatlantic passenger volumes grew by 16% and ...

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Asia’s cruise passenger market up 4.6% to 4.24 million in 2018

Asia's cruise passenger market up 4.6% to 4.24 million in 2018

China remains the top source market, accounting for 55.8% of Asian passengers. Asia’s cruise passenger source market hit a new high in 2018, with 4.24 million people going on an ocean cruise, up 4.6% YoY, according to data released by Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA). Most of the source markets ...

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Emirates flies ‘special passenger’ to India

Emirates flies 'special passenger' to India

In an interesting turn of events, an Emirates cargo plane carried an entire helicopter all the way from Madrid to Mumbai. In post, d by Emirates on social media, the helicopter can be seen ‘hitching a ride’ on the freight plane. The airline wrote: “Emirates SkyCargo recently carried a six-seater ...

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