Geneva – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for 2017 showing that demand (revenue passenger kilometres or RPKs) for...
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The rapid growth of aviation industry has triggered numerous debates about the most suitable solution for airspace congestion. Many experts have suggested that an introduction of a single air management system like Europe’s Eurocontrol, will soon become inevitable, or the GCC could face a capacity crunch in its skies.
In a fierce competition among commercial airlines around the world, “the big three” from the Gulf are determined to conquer the celestial world by providing ever better, above premium, products for their passengers. With recent Etihad’s launch of first class apartment in the sky - The Residence – the pressure on carriers from U.S. and Europe to match the stakes has never been greater.