UAE participates in observing Entry of a Space Object into the Earth’s atmosphere

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The UAE Space Agency and the Abu Dhabi based International Astronomy Centre has announced that they are co-organising a joint mission to observe and study the entry of what is believed to be an artificial space debris into the Earth’s atmosphere on 13 November 2015. The co-operative mission will include internationally renowned scientists from with the US Space Agency (NASA), …

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Oman Air launches anti-credit card fraud initiative

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Oman Air has announced the launch of a new initiative to prevent credit card fraud. The campaign will see a tightening of checks on the validity of credit card transactions. It will be backed up with social media announcements, e-flyers and newsletters, aimed at raising awareness amongst customers of the potential for credit card fraud and the steps Oman Air …

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Etihad airways named ‘Airline of the year’ in China


Etihad Airways was named Airline of the Year at the 14th Annual China Travel & Meeting Industry Awards 2015. Etihad Airways , the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has been named ‘Airline of the Year’ at the 14th Annual China Travel & Meeting Industry Awards 2015. This prestigious award was announced during a gala ceremony in Shanghai this …

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Boeing Works to Inspire UAE Youth to be the Future of Aviation


– Boeing brings Museum of Flight to the UAE to engage students at Think Science Fair 2015 – Boeing partners with Mubadala to conduct a workshop for teachers on the fundamentals of flights Dubai – As part of continuing efforts to inspire Arab youth to become future leaders of the aviation industry, Boeing [NYSE: BA] sponsored the United States-based Museum …

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RJ grants 50 university scholarships, in collaboration with the Ministry of Higher Education; congratulates Tawjihi graduates


On the occasion of RJ’s 50th anniversary Royal Jordanian Airlines launched a 50-scholarship program on the occasion of the airline’s 50th anniversary, marked this year. The airline is to execute this program through the Department of Scholarships at the Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research for the scholastic year 2013/2014. This came in light of an agreement signed at …

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Etihad Airways and South African Airways forge strategic partnership


James Hogan, Etihad Airways’ President and Chief Executive Officer (left), and Nico Bezuidenhout, South African Airways’ acting Chief Executive Officer (right), celebrate the new strategic partnership. Etihad Airways and South African Airways have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) allowing the two airlines to introduce a comprehensive range of codeshare and interline air services as well as explore synergy and …

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Jordan: Technology optimisation to further enhance passengers’ airport experience

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SMART Terminals of the future. More machine interface for passengers by 2020.   By 2020, it might be possible for 80 per cent of the passengers travelling through the world’s international airports to only have to deal with machines, and not interact with human beings at all, as they pass through fully automated check-ins and immigration counters, aviation technology experts …

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Oman Air and Ethiopian Airlines enter in to code share agreement


Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman has entered into a codeshare partnership with Ethiopian Airlines, the national carrier of Ethiopia on the Muscat and Addis Ababa sectors, which will offer greater choice for customers of the two airlines. This codeshare agreement will cover flights between the Omani capital of Muscat and the Ethiopian capital of Addis …

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Aspiring UAE Female Space Explorers Meet Ambassador Corbin


UAE’s first all-female student batch to train at Space Center Houston meet US Ambassador Michael Corbin in Abu Dhabi. The first UAE female student batch, from the Institute of Applied Technology, to attend a training program organized by Space Ed-Ventures at the Space Center Houston’s Space School visited the US Embassy in Abu Dhabi to meet with Ambassador Michael Corbin. …

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SA MENA Avionics to host Honeywell’s Product Seminar – 13 March 2013

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Muharraq, Bahrain – MENA Aerospace Enterprises’ avionics subsidiary, SA MENA Avionics, is delighted to announce that they will be hosting Honeywell’s Regional Product Seminar in Bahrain on Wednesday March 13th at the Movenpick Hotel. The seminar will cover a range of topics including industry mandates and high speed satcom solutions. The agenda will also include technical presentations covering key Honeywell …

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