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HIA recognised as 'Best Airport for Passenger Experience' for second consecutive year

HIA recognised as 'Best Airport for Passenger Experience' for second consecutive year

Hamad International Airport (HIA) has been named the “Best Airport for Passenger Experience” for the second consecutive year in a study by ‘AirHelp’, the world’s leading air passenger rights specialist.

Uber driver found guilty over passenger's death in Sydney

Uber driver found guilty over passenger's death in Sydney

An Uber driver whose passenger died after exiting a vehicle and being hit by a bus at a Sydney intersection has been found guilty of negligent driving occasioning death, local media reported.

Airlines expect doubling of passenger trips in next 20 years

Airlines expect doubling of passenger trips in next 20 years

Global air journeys could double to 8.2 billion per year in 2037 unless globalization starts to unravel, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said on Wednesday.

HIA sees passenger numbers scaling up to 9.7mn in third quarter

HIA sees passenger numbers scaling up to 9.7mn in third quarter

Qatar’s state-of-the-art Hamad International Airport (HIA) has seen passenger numbers scaling up to nearly 9.7mn in the third quarter, which represents a 10.6% year-on-year increase.

Are the A380’s best days still ahead?

Are the A380’s best days still ahead?

The A380, nicknamed the ‘superjumbo’, has made a significant impact on the long-haul market since its entry-into-service in October 2007. For most airlines, it’s the flagship of the fleet ...

Australia-London flight forced to turn back by disruptive passenger

Australia-London flight forced to turn back by disruptive passenger

The passenger on the QF9 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner was reportedly handcuffed, masked, and removed by police after the plane returned to Perth on Saturday night.

Uber driver charged with raping teen passenger in Sydney

Uber driver charged with raping teen passenger in Sydney

New South Wales Police said on Tuesday the 37-year-old man picked up three teens in the city after midnight on Sunday.

Two arrested for online remarks about Didi victim

Two arrested for online remarks about Didi victim

Police have detained two men accused by Chinese social media users of making offensive remarks about a 20-year-old passenger who was killed by her Didi Chuxing ride-hailing driver last week.

China's Didi suspends ride-sharing service after passenger killed

China's Didi suspends ride-sharing service after passenger killed

Didi Chuxing, the biggest ride-sharing firm globally by number of trips, said it was sorry that the carpooling service would be suspended from August 27.

Cat-astrophe: Airline accused of misplacing pet

Cat-astrophe: Airline accused of misplacing pet

Kiran Kumar Nesarajah said in a Facebook post that ground crew at an airport in Labuan in eastern Malaysia had let the pet escape on the runway.

Mideast carriers see passenger demand rising 4.1% year-on-year in April: IATA

Mideast carriers see passenger demand rising 4.1% year-on-year in April: IATA

Middle East carriers have seen passenger demand rising 4.1% year-on-year in April, International Air Transport Association (IATA) said on Thursday.

Passenger gets unintended ride on Moscow baggage carousel

Passenger gets unintended ride on Moscow baggage carousel

The passenger, a woman in her late 50s, flew into Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport from Belgrade on Saturday.