Middle East

Turmoil over COVID-19 mutation: border closures in Middle East

Outbreak of new coronavirus mutation prompts countries to close their air borders....


Do you know airlines in the Middle East? [Quiz]

While usually associated with a few, the Middle East has quite the range of various fun and weird airlines. But how well do you know them?...


Etihad Airways enters UK’s digital aviation research project

The national airline of the United Arab Emirates, Etihad Airways, becomes the first airline to join a digital aviation research project based at Cranfield University, United Kingdom....


Middle East airlines prospects in 2021 by IATA

IATA estimates the demand in the Middle East to pick up by 43% in 2021. However, airlines from the region are still likely to suffer billions-reaching losses....


Emirates, Etihad and Qatar: battling the second wave

Three largest Middle Eastern airlines – Emirates, Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways – are continuing to expand their networks. But which one is in the lead?...


Middle East Airlines receives extraordinary marked A321neo

Middle East Airlines (MEA) took a symbolic delivery of Airbus A321neo aircraft with a manufacturer serial number of 10,000. The brand-new aircraft became the second extraordinary-marked jet in MEA’s fleet....


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 route network grows as more destinations are added

Emirates announced that it will resume flights to Nairobi, Baghdad and Basra, growing its passenger network to 67 destinations in August 2020....


Middle Eastern Airlines welcomes their first A321neo

On June 10 Lebanese carrier Middle Eastern Airlines welcomed its first A321neo aircraft into the airline’s fleet. The airline has 10 aircraft of the type to be delivered over the coming years.Middle E...


JO Aeronautical Systems Capability Growth On The Middle East MRO

JO Aeronautical Systems Capability Growth On The Middle East MRO

PROFILE:Jordan Aeronautical-systems Company (JAC) is an Approved Maintenance Organization (AMO) specialized in Aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul and approved by Jordan Civil Aviation Regulator...