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The Joey Club: Qantas’ loyalty club for kids

Qantas aims to lure a new generation of future frequent flyers with the introduction of 'The Joey Club' - which was recently launched in Sydney with special assistance from The Wiggles. Targeted at three- to 10-years-olds, the hope of the club is that it will make the in-flight experience a memorable occasion for kids by giving them a number…
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British Airways set to roll out seven new routes

British Airways is preparing to launch another six new short-haul routes and one new long-haul route from London come May this year. The major development among these is the new daily service from Heathrow to Kuala Lumpur, which will appear on the departure board for the first time on 27 May, operated by a Boeing 777 aircraft. The…
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Emirates’ US$9.2-billion deal with Rolls-Royce

Emirates has signed a US$9.2-billion deal with Rolls-Royce for Trent 900 engines, as well as a long-term TotalCare package. The engines will be used to power 50 Airbus A380s that Emirates ordered at the Dubai Air Show in 2013, anticipated to commence service in 2016. The deal, which is the largest ever for Rolls-Royce, and one of the largest…
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Air France inks agreement with Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles and Air France have signed a memorandum of understanding, heralding a new era of commercial cooperation between the two carriers. The deal lays the groundwork for a commercial agreement that will deliver a range of benefits to both airlines and their customers, including code-share opportunities between Air France and Air…
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