Gulf Carriers

Brand value: How Emirates uses adverts to boost its brand

AeroTime takes a look at how Emirates uses advertising to drive its brand value...


What do we know about Gulf’s low-cost carriers?

The Gulf is notable for some of the most recognizable full-service carriers (FSCs) in the world. But what do we know about the region’s low-cost carriers?...


How well do you know Gulf aviation? | Quiz

August 2021 is Gulf aviation month at AeroTime. So, why not test your knowledge and take our quiz about the fastest-growing aviation market in the world?...


Oman Air flight WY655 declares emergency and diverts

Shortly after taking off from Muscat, Oman Air Boeing 737 squawked 7700 and returned back to its departing airport....


Qatar Airways expands its network with new flights to Accra

Gulf carrier Qatar Airways continues to expand in Africa with new flights set to commence to Accra, Ghana....


Etihad Airways extends salary cuts; Emirates returns to normal

Etihad Airways has reportedly decided to prolong salary cuts for its staff until the end of 2020. Meanwhile, Emirates airline announced that full employee salaries would come back in October of the same year....


Emirates and Etihad extend wage cut to September 2020

The two gulf companies Emirates and Etihad have decided to prolong to September 2020 the wage reduction they imposed on their staff since April 1, 2020....


Qatar Airways India plans face headwinds, may buy stake in IndiGo

Qatar Airways’ plans for its proposed venture in India are now in question due to the India’s restrictive foreign ownership rules. ...


Gulf airlines furious about proposed US tax reform

The United States Senate will begin considerations of a new tax bill after Thanksgiving. The controversial bill received mixed opinions at home, but foreign carriers with Gulf airlines at the forefront have become the most vocal opponents as they fear the bill will compromise the competition conditions....