Russia to debut MC-21 narrow-body passenger aircraft at MAKS 2019 Air Show

New Russian-made narrow-body jet, Irkut MC-21-300, with a passenger interior will make its public debut at this year’s Moscow International Aviation and Space Salon (MAKS 2019), which runs from August 27 to September 1. The presentation will “visually demonstrate to potential customers and future passengers one of the most important competitive advantages of the Russian airliner – an increased level […]

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British Airways reveals final centenary celebration livery

British Airways has revealed the fourth and final design in its series of heritage liveries to mark the airline’s centenary – a Boeing 747 painted in the Negus design. The 747-400, registration G-CIVB, entered the IAC paint bay at Dublin Airport last Saturday where it is being repainted with the first version of the Negus livery which adorned the British […]


Skift Forum Europe Opening Event Will Be At Google’s UK Office

Admit it, one of the best parts about attending a conference is getting to explore the city you’re in. When you’re in conference sessions all day, you need a good balance of time to relax and unwind as well. Here at Skift, we’re obviously supporters of having a well-rounded conference experience, so that’s why we plan an opening night bash […]


ITB Berlin means big time for Nepal Tourism Board

Nepal is going all out at the largest travel trade event of the year, ITB, that started today in Berlin, Germany. The Nepal Tourism Board, the national tourism organization of Nepal, is promoting the country in domestic and international markets and is working towards positioning the image of the country. More than 300 VIP guests are expected tomorrow at the official […]


World’s deepest pool set to open

TAKE a plunge into the world’s deepest diving pool – which at 148ft deep will have even the most experienced divers’ ears popping. The mind-boggling lido – named DeepSpot – will be ready for completion in Poland later this year after it’s filled will enough water to brim 27 Olympic-sized pools. And it’s not just seasoned scuba divers that can […]


Aerospace Pact opens European access to US markets

During a meeting between the co-chairs of the Bilateral Oversight Board (BOB) at the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Headquarters in Washington, D.C., the officials with the FAA and the European Union (EU) signed two decisions associated with the Airworthiness Annex of the U.S./EU Safety Agreement. The first decision, Bilateral Oversight Board (BOB) Decision 0008-0001, enables reductions of the EU‘s European […]


Colliers UK hotel investment rankings: Glasgow remains tops

Edinburgh remains at the top of Colliers International’s latest UK Hotels Market Index, with a strong active pipeline and performance, largely due to consistently strong occupancy and average daily room rate levels in 2018. The city has also seen a robust four-year upward revenue per available room trend and continuous strong market appetite. The UK Hotels Market Index is an […]