This Is the First Airline in the Middle East to Introduce Installment Payment Plans

This Is the First Airline in the Middle East to Introduce Installment Payment Plans

Etihad Airways, the Abu Dhabi-based airline, has become the first in the region to introduce installment payment plans, according to Popsugar. So, basically, customers can pay for their flights over the course of three to 60 months.   Whether you’re a young aspiring traveler, or have a huge family and cannot afford the bulk paid […]

VIDEO: Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Pilots Inspection Flights Himself

VIDEO: Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Pilots Inspection Flights Himself

A video posted on Instagram contained footage of his Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, conducting an inspection flight over Abu Dhabi.   This is not the first time that Sheikh Mohamed takes to the sky to conduct such an […]

You’ll Want to Miss Your Flight the Next Time You’re in the UAE 

You’ll Want to Miss Your Flight the Next Time You’re in the UAE 

Written By: Abdulhameed Afifi

  When one misses their flight, it’s usually not a pleasant moment; this lucky passenger, however, begs to differ.     UAE’s Sharjah police department has just pampered a Russian woman after she missed her flight at the airport, with th a luxurious hotel room and a car to transport her to the airport with her […]

VIDEO: Men’s Choir Perform ‘Da Coconut Nut’ Song on the Happiest Emirates Flight Ever

VIDEO: Men’s Choir Perform ‘Da Coconut Nut’ Song on the Happiest Emirates Flight Ever

If you haven’t tried flying Emirates, now you definitely have to. Baylor University Men’s Choir started performing “Da Coconut Nut” song on board and it was super fun. The song composed by Filipino music icon Ryan Cayabyab and was popularized in 1991 by Cayabyab’s performing group Smokey Mountain.   75 members of the choir were traveling back […]

Over 200 British Passengers Evacuate a Flight in Hurghada International Airport

Over 200 British Passengers Evacuate a Flight in Hurghada International Airport

This morning, July 19th 2017, 251 British tourists were evacuated from a flight in Hurghada International Airport. The flight was heading from Hurghada to the United Kingdom.   According to Egypt Independent, the decision to evacuate the flight came after smoke started to appear from behind one of the passenger’s seats. This started to happen […]

VIDEO: Air Cairo Passengers Almost Suffocate During Delayed Takeoff

VIDEO: Air Cairo Passengers Almost Suffocate During Delayed Takeoff

  Another day, another moment gone bad and caught on social media. Egypt’s low-fare airline, Air Cairo, is this week’s latest Facebook victim. A video has gone viral of passengers fighting with the air crew inside a plane.   The flight was supposedly scheduled to take off at 1 PM from Kuwait to Burj El […]

Emirates Airways Has Changed the On-Flight Entertainment Game Forever

Emirates Airways Has Changed the On-Flight Entertainment Game Forever

When on board any airline, especially when one’s flight duration is quite long, we are always disheartened upon the realizing that we will have to spend the next few hours or so without any form of internet access. This prospect is especially true with long – distance flights; the notion of spending six or more […]

Turkish Airlines Cabin Crew Delivers a Baby During Flight

Turkish Airlines Cabin Crew Delivers a Baby During Flight

  Imagine you’re on a flight while being pregnant, and mid-air you go into labor! Horrific, we know. This is literally every mother’s nightmare, but Turkish Airlines crew handled it like gyno-pros.   Passenger, Nafi Diaby, was 42,000 feet up in the air when her baby decided to meet the world for the first time. The […]

The Emirates Experience Is About to Get a Whole Lot Better for Business and First Class Passengers

The Emirates Experience Is About to Get a Whole Lot Better for Business and First Class Passengers

  Well, well, well! The sky-high bars on Emirates’ flagship Airbus A380s are getting a whole new fabulous look – and, like the airline’s forthcoming first class suites, it’s a style “inspired by private yacht cabins.”     Starting from July 2017, Business and First Class passengers will be able to stretch their legs at […]

Emirates Starts 2017 by Going Green and We Salute Them

Emirates Starts 2017 by Going Green and We Salute Them

Physics would suggest that covering yourself in plastic bottles may not seem like the best way to keep warm in an airplane, but Emirates wants you to do just that. Wait, what? Today, they’re introducing new sustainable blankets that made from 100% recycled bottles.     Each Emirates ecoTHREAD blanket is made from 28 recycled plastic bottles, which […]