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Jamie Oliver’s flagship restaurant The Diner opens at London Gatwick

Jamie Oliver RestaurantJamie Oliver’s The Diner is set to open this August at London Gatwick Airport, only the second outlet for the concept, following the flagship branch in London’s Leicester Square. At 627 m2 the new arrival will be one of the largest restaurants at Gatwick serving 278 covers.

Air Canada to introduce Toronto-Cartagena route

Air Canada rouge B767 300ERAir Canada announced a new service from Toronto to Cartagena along with increased frequency to Bogota for this winter, making it easier than ever to visit and explore Colombia. Both the weekly non-stop service to Cartagena, which is subject to government approval, and the service to Bogota will be operated by Air Canada Rouge.

Lufthansa to expand Europe network with six new destinations

Reykjavik cityLufthansa announced 6 new destinations in Europe from Frankfurt. The new destinations will launch with the start of the winter season. The new flights include Kuusamo (Finland), Cluj and Timișoara (both in Romania), Reykjavik (Iceland), Palermo (Italy) and Santiago de Compostela (Spain).

Hertz and Aeroméxico sign global partnership

The Hertz Corporation has signed a three-way and exclusive partnership agreement with Hertz Mexico and Aeroméxico. Aeroméxico passengers can now book car rental at the best available rates for Hertz and Firefly in Mexico and with Hertz, Dollar, Thrifty and Firefly in any of the airline's rest of world destinations, via the airline's website and call center.

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Gulf Crisis: Mideast airlines halt Qatar flights

gulf countries mapSaudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, Yemen and Egypt have broken off diplomatic relations with Qatar as three Gulf countries and Egypt have accused Qatar of supporting terrorism and destabilizing the region. In return, Qatar, which shares its only land border with Saudi Arabia, has rejected the accusations. Qatar said, "The measures are unjustified and are based on claims and allegations that have no basis in fact."

Emirates launches flights to Zagreb

Emirates started flights between Dubai and Zagreb, Croatia on June 1, 2017. The inaugural Boeing 777-300ER flight from Dubai touched down in Zagreb to a water cannon salute and traditional Croatian folk dancers, with more than 350 passengers on board.

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Air Canada begins summer season with two new international routes

frankfurtAir Canada announces the launch of two new international routes from Vancouver to Nagoya and Frankfurt, marking the beginning of the airline's summer season. In total, the airline plans to launch 11 new international non-stop routes this summer from Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal.

UTair connects Berlin with Moscow

The Russian carrier UTair now connects Berlin-Tegel with Moscow Vnukovo airport, on a daily basis. The flight time between the two capitals takes just under two and a half hours. UTair is Russia’s third-biggest air carrier. The airline runs chartered and scheduled flight services, within Russia and to select international destinations. Moscow-Vnukovo Airport is its most important hub.

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United to fly direct flights between Los Angeles and Singapore

singapore architectureDo you like long non-stop flights? United’s new planned flight between its Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) hub and Singapore's Changi Airport (SIN) will set the new distance record for any airline operating a flight to or from the United States, at 8,700 miles. Flying times will be approximately 17 hours, 55 minutes westbound and 15 hours, 15 minutes eastbound.

Etihad Airways upgrades its New York JFK service

Etihad AirbusA380Etihad Airways introduced its flagship Airbus A380 aircraft on its second daily service between the UAE capital and New York JFK. All 14 weekly flights between the two cities are now operated by the double-decker aircraft.

WOW air offers $55 Flights to Europe

london bus cabIceland's ultra-low fare transatlantic airline, WOW air celebrates its fifth anniversary with a special offer: one-way fares of $55 to eleven European cities from three of its American destinations. The discounted flights will be available from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Miami International Airport (MIA).

Hello Kitty plane arrives to Chicago

EVA Air is using the cheerfully painted plane to add three weekly flights to the four it already operates with Boeing 777-300ERs in standard livery, increasing Chicago service to daily through the busy summer travel season.

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