Gulf Times - air
Qatar and Uruguay sign 'open skies air services agreement'

Qatar and Uruguay sign 'open skies air services agreement'

HE the Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Seif Ahmed al-Sulaiti on Monday attended the "final signing" of an 'open skies air services agreement' between Qatar and Uruguay.

Air France to cut 1,500 jobs by end-2022: union sources

Air France to cut 1,500 jobs by end-2022: union sources

Air France is to cut 1,500 jobs, mostly ground staff, by late 2022, union sources told AFP Thursday, though the company declined to confirm the figures pending talks with labour representatives.

Afghan forces launch air, ground attacks on Taliban, killing 51

Afghan forces launch air, ground attacks on Taliban, killing 51

Afghan forces used ground attacks and air strikes in multiple operations against the Taliban during the last 24 hours, killing 51 fighters in an escalation that signalled renewed deadlock in peace talks.

Six dead after Sydney seaplane crash

Six dead after Sydney seaplane crash

Six people were killed when a seaplane crashed into a river in Australia on Sunday, police said, with divers recovering three bodies so far.

The humid season is upon us

The humid season is upon us

So far this year the humidity has stayed fairly low in Doha. In June, there was only one day which had humidity of more than 67%, and that was on the last day of the month.

Air raids on market in Idlib city kill 21

Air raids on market in Idlib city kill 21

Air strikes on a market in Syria’s Al Qaeda-held city of Idlib killed at least 21 civilians yesterday...

Singapore Air rivals squeeze for passengers as yield dips

Singapore Air rivals squeeze for passengers as yield dips

Singapore Airlines is fighting to prevent travellers from switching to Emirates Airline

Sudan military plane crash kills all five crew: army

Sudan military plane crash kills all five crew: army

A Sudanese military plane crashed on Saturday in the state of North Kordofan, killing all five crew members on board, the army said.

Deadly air strikes kill 44 in Syria markets

Deadly air strikes kill 44 in Syria markets

Suspected government air strikes killed at least 44 civilians at markets in northwestern Syria yesterday

US air strike targeted top Qaeda official

US air strike targeted top Qaeda official

A US air strike in Syria targeted Al Qaeda members, reportedly killing its spokesman, and the Islamic State group

Nepal finds wreckage of missing plane with 23 people

Nepal finds wreckage of missing plane with 23 people

Rescue teams in Nepal on Wednesday found the burnt-out wreckage of a passenger plane that went missing in a remote mountainous area with 23 people on board, the aviation minister said.