Holiday bookings have jumped with “notable increases” in trips planned for February half-term and Easter ahead of Covid travel tests being scrapped. Jet2 said bookings had increased by 30% on last week after the announcements that rules would be relaxed for people arriving in the UK. The rule changes meanContinue Reading

Holidays by flydubai is offering attractive holiday packages including city breaks and tropical getaways starting from AED1,199 ($326) per person for passengers to travel with someone special on this Valentine’s Day. These packages are available for booking by February 5, 2022 and for travel between February 12 and 16, 2022.Continue Reading

Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, has launched a new campaign to bring passengers even closer to more unforgettable travel experiences in 2022, offering customers in Sri Lanka the benefit of special fares to a variety of popular destinations, starting from $ 290 in Economy Class and $ 645 inContinue Reading

From left: Tourism Minister Prasanna Ranatunga, SriLankan Airlines Chairman Ashok Pathirage, Raid Amazones Director Logistics Jean Louis Conesa, and SriLankan Airlines Head of Worldwide Sales and Distribution Dimuthu Tennakoon with two SriLankan Airlines cabin crew members

The country’s tourism landscape will receive the much-needed international spotlight, as the world’s biggest female adventure challenge — ‘Raid Amazones’ — is all set to be held in Sri Lanka early next year. It is expected to attract over 1,000 international travellers, including athletes, officials and cheering squads to SriContinue Reading

GENEVA – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced that the EU Digital COVID Certificate (DCC) and UK NHS COVID Pass can now be uploaded into IATA Travel Pass as verified proof of vaccination for travel. Travelers holding an EU DCC or UK NHS COVID Pass can now access accurate COVID-19 travel information for theirContinue Reading

GENEVA – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on states to follow new guidance on travel from the World Health Organization (WHO). The guidance recommends a “risk-based approach” to implementing measures related to COVID-19 and international travel. It will be presented to the WHO COVID-19 International Health Regulations Emergency Committee on Thursday 15Continue Reading

EUROCONTROL issued a Data Snapshot with an analysis of the evolution of the ATM costs in Europe since 1998. Using those data ATCEUC offers its considered opinion on the EUROCONTROL analysis. Since spring 2020 the COVID-19 pandemic has had a tremendous effect on the whole aviation sector showing that none of the stakeholdersContinue Reading

European airport trade association, ACI Europe releases its traffic report for the Full Year 2020, revealing the full extent of the devastation suffered by Europe’s airports as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. This is the only air traffic report that includes all types of commercial flights to, from and within EuropeContinue Reading