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Norwegian Sees 19% Capacity Rise & 16% Passenger Traffic Growth In May 2024

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Norwegian had 2,138,484 passengers in May, and Widerøe had 333,492, totaling 2,472,976. Norwegian’s capacity increased by 19 percent, but the load factor decreased by 2 points to 82 percent. The airline operated an average of 84 aircraft and saw a 12 percent increase in passengers compared to last year. “I’m… 

Air Canada Enhances Economy Experience: Free Premium Snacks & Drinks

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Air Canada is enhancing its Economy experience by offering premium complimentary snacks, expanded complimentary beer and wine, and $5 spirits to customers on all flights within Canada and the U.S. through the end of this year. “We’re thrilled to continue elevating the Economy travel experience in North America, and we’re proud… 

Mirus Hawk LR: Enhanced Comfort Economy Seat for Widebody Aircraft

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Mirus Aircraft Seating, one of the fastest-growing aircraft seating OEMs, has launched the Hawk LR. This enhanced comfort economy seat is designed for high-density configuration widebody aircraft installation. It is a long-range version of the popular Hawk economy seat to fill a specific and growing market gap. The latest addition… 

British Airways Lagos Lounge: Luxurious Refurbishment and Local Art

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British Airways has unveiled a luxuriously refurbished lounge in Lagos airport, featuring upgraded food and beverage options, more space, and local art from the Akoje Gallery. Following significant investment, customers will enter a contemporary lounge through a grand glass entrance. Zones will be created in the 360 square meters of… 

New Air Transat and Porter Airlines Partnership Offers Expanded Travel Choices

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Air Transat and Porter Airlines have begun their joint venture, allowing travelers to book flights through each partner’s channels, thus expanding access to a wider range of global destinations. Air Transat now offers flights to Canadian destinations and select U.S. cities through a partnership with Porter, which also provides non-stop… 

Air Arabia Will Add Panasonic Wireless Entertainment On 172 Planes

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Air Arabia And Panasonic Avionics Announce 172 Aircraft In-flight Wireless Entertainment Deal During the IATA AGM in Dubai, Panasonic Avionics Corporation signed an agreement with Air Arabia to install its eXW wireless in-flight entertainment solution across 172 aircraft. The agreement expands a program with six A321LRs using Panasonic Avionics’ eXW… 

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Finnair Flights Return To Estonia As Tartu Airport Tackles GPS Interference

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Finnair will resume flights to Tartu Airport in Estonia on June 1st. The airline had suspended service in late April because GPS interference affected flights. Previously, the airport depended only on GPS signals for approach. Tartu Airport recently updated its approach systems. Now, some flights can use radio signals from… 

Porter Airlines Announces Largest-Ever Summer Schedule From Toronto

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Porter Airlines is launching its most extensive summer schedule ever. The airline will operate up to 176 daily flights to 27 North American destinations from Toronto-Pearson and Toronto-City airports, offering an enhanced economy flying experience. By August, Porter Airlines will become the third-largest carrier at Toronto Pearson International Airport. The… 

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