• Norwegian Becomes First Low-Cost Airline To Introduce Free Wi-Fi On Intercontinental Flights

    8 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Norwegian is taking off the new year by upgrading the passenger experience for long-haul customers with the introduction of inflight Wi-Fi on its growing long-haul fleet of aircraft.
    Voted Skytrax 2018 World's Best Low-Cost Long-Haul Airline, Norwegian became the first carrier to offer free Wi-Fi on all European routes in 2011 and the first European airline to successfully offer live television in the skies in 2015. Since 2013, Norwegian has rapidly grown to become a leading long-haul airline offering more than 60 long-haul routes between Europe, the USA, South America and Asia serviced by...
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  • Government considers contingency plan for HK Airlines as possible Lunar New Year shutdown nears

    Government considers contingency plan for HK Airlines as possible Lunar New Year shutdown nears

    8 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    The Hong Kong government is assessing the potential fallout from the possible collapse of the city's third largest airline during the coming Lunar New Year peak travel period, with the authorities considering putting together a contingency plan.
    The Transport and Housing Bureau and the Security Bureau of Hong Kong were asked to comment on the risk assessment measures involving Hong Kong Airlines, which could include coordinating special flight arrangements with other carriers in case of a sudden shutdown.“The impact would be enormous as tens of thousands of travellers might be stuck abroad...
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