Category Archives: Flight

Bran Castle Transylvania – All You Need To Know About Count Dracula’s Castle

Do you see a pattern here? After Peles Castle in Sinaia and Cantacuzino Castle in Busteni, Bran Castle in Transylvania seemed like the obvious next subject for this castles of Romania series. So, here it is, all about the legendary Count Dracula’s Castle in Transylvania. Where is Bran Castle? Bran Castle stands at the old border between Wallachia […]

Low-cost carries cut capacity as second Covid-19 wave bites

New data from Cirium suggests low-cost airlines in Europe have further scaled back flight operations in recent weeks. Carriers are reacting to a second wave of Covid-19 across the continent and the associated travel restrictions and quarantine requirements. The principal operating divisions of Eurowings, Ryanair, easyJet, Vueling Airlines and Wizz Air had collectively clawed their […]

American Airlines reports huge loss for third quarter

American Airlines has reported third-quarter revenue of $3.2 billion, down 73 per cent year-over-year on a 59 per cent year-over-year reduction in total available seat miles. The US giant confirmed a pre-tax loss of $3.1 billion for the three-month period. Excluding net special items, the third-quarter pre-tax loss stood at $3.6 billion. “During the third […]

Virgin Atlantic to return to two more Caribbean destinations

Virgin Atlantic will relaunch flights to Antigua and Grenada on Monday, with two flights a week planned for each island. The services will join the four weekly flights to Barbados and twice weekly flights to Montego Bay, Jamaica. Both Antigua and Grenada are currently included in of the Foreign & Commonwealth Office travel corridor list, […]

Air Canada offers all-business-class Jetz fleet to charter

Air Canada is making its fleet of all-business-class Jetz charter aircraft available to customers for commercial flights as it redeploys the fleet on popular winter routes. Each of the four Airbus A319 aircraft is configured with only 58 seats – less than half the normal number of seats on this aircraft type – providing an […]

Singapore Airlines to return to New York in November

Singapore Airlines will return to New York on November 9th, when it launches non-stop flights between Singapore and John F. Kennedy International Airport. Operating to JFK International Airport would allow Singapore Airlines to better accommodate a mix of passenger and cargo traffic on its services to New York in the current operating climate. The non-stop […]

British Airways urges introduction of pre-flight Covid-19 testing regime

British Airways chief executive, Sean Doyle, has called on the government to introduce a pre-flight testing regime as part of an overhaul of its fight against Covid-19. Speaking this morning at the Airlines 2050 forum, Doyle said only an end to quarantine restrictions would allow the UK to rebuild its economy. He explained: “Our position […]