Archive for September, 2019

After BA & Lufthansa, KLM adds Austin to its network

KLM is expanding its network to Austin, Texas. As of May 2020, KLM will operate a direct service three times a week…

Adria Airways temporarily suspends flights

The national flag carrier of Slovenia, Adria Airways, has announced that the airline will not commence flight operations on September 24 and…

XL Airways second French airline to go under within 2 weeks

The airline stopped selling tickets on September 19, 2019, and will cancel flights starting September 23, 2019, due to financial difficulties. XL…

Cathay Pacific cuts capacity after “incredibly challenging” month

Caught in the crossfire between the politics of mainland China and anti-government protests in Hong Kong, Cathay Pacific is suffering the consequences.…

Special airfares and hotel deals for the Fall ’19 Fashion Week in Paris, Milan and London…

BALPA strike on the 27th of September

Further industrial action by BALPA, the pilots’ union, is planned for Sep 27th British Airways is offering full refund or re-book option…

Aigle Azur files for bankruptcy, Air France, IAG expected to bid

After an eventful week, Aigle Azur filed for bankruptcy on September 2, 2019. The company is now waiting for potential buyouts, with…

United’s frequent-flyer miles have now no deadline

United Airlines announced on Wednesday that it was removing expiration deadlines from its frequent flyer program, MileagePlus. In most cases, miles expire…