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Thailand extends ban on international passenger flights to June 30

Thailand extends ban on international passenger flights to June 30

Thailand's aviation body has extended a ban on all international flights to the country until June 30 as part of efforts to fight the spread of the coronavirus.

Covid-19 crisis will see airline passenger revenues drop by $314bn in 2020: IATA

Covid-19 crisis will see airline passenger revenues drop by $314bn in 2020: IATA

Covid-19 crisis will see airline passenger revenues drop by $314bn in 2020, a 55% decline compared to 2019, IATA said in its latest update.

Passenger lies about having coronavirus, forces Canadian jet back to airport

Passenger lies about having coronavirus, forces Canadian jet back to airport

A Canadian man on a flight from Toronto to Jamaica falsely announced to passengers that he had the coronavirus, forcing the plane to return to the airport where he was arrested, police said on Tuesday.

Qatar Rail welcomed the 10 millionth passenger of Doha Metro

Qatar Rail welcomed the 10 millionth passenger of Doha Metro

Qatar Rail on Wednesday welcomed the 10 millionth passenger of Doha Metro. "We thank you for your trust, which drives us to deliver the best services," it tweeted.

Metro clocks up huge passenger numbers

Metro clocks up huge passenger numbers

The Doha Metro witnessed a huge rush of passengers on Monday, when Qatar won its last group match against the UAE to qualify for the semi-finals of the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup.

India's passenger vehicle sales drop at steepest pace in nearly two decades

India's passenger vehicle sales drop at steepest pace in nearly two decades

India's domestic passenger vehicle sales in July dived at the steepest pace in nearly two decades, an auto industry body said on Tuesday, as a financing crunch deepened a crisis in the country ...

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.