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    Gulf Air operates 80% of pre-pandemic destinations

    The post Gulf Air operates 80% of pre-pandemic destinations appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Gulf Air begins the summer season with 80% of its pre-pandemic destinations as it continues to resume operations and restore services to cities of its original 2019 destination network. The airline has also announced that it has successfully launched all its seasonal destinations for the summer of 2021 with direct flights to Mykonos and Santorini in Greece, Malaga in Spain and Alexandria and Sharm El Sheikh in Egypt as well as recently resuming Tbilisi in Georgia. The airline currently flies to and from Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Kuwait, Riyadh, Jeddah, Dammam, Medina, Muscat,…

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    Oman Air flies two routes with fully vaccinated crew

    The post Oman Air flies two routes with fully vaccinated crew appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Oman Air Boeing 737 MAX 8, interior Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, operated two regularly scheduled passenger flights with fully vaccinated crews to two separate domestic destinations in the Sultanate on 12 July 2021.  Oman Air Flight 931, a Boeing 737-800, departed Muscat at 07:30 on 12 July for Khasab, a popular port city on northern Oman’s breathtaking Musandam Peninsula. The flight was piloted by Captain Suhib Mohamed Al Barwani and First Officer Waleed Al Jadeedi, comprising a cabin crew of 4. Oman Air Flight…

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    EaseMyTrip launches full refund medical policy for domestic air travel

    The post EaseMyTrip launches full refund medical policy for domestic air travel appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Online travel agency, Easy Trip Planners (EaseMyTrip) has announced the launch of an industry-first, free of charge, full refund medical policy through which customers can claim a complete refund on domestic air ticket cancellations caused due to medical emergencies. As a part of this policy, customers will get a complete refund including the money deducted by airlines and there will be no additional charges for this service. With rising uncertainties in the current period, this unique free of charge refund policy provides confidence to travellers as it eliminates the…

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    Delta Air Lines returns to profit in second quarter

    The post Delta Air Lines returns to profit in second quarter appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Delta Air Lines has reported a $652 million profit for the three months to June. The figure was buoyed by $1.5 billion in government benefits related to the first and second payroll support program extensions. Revenue for the quarter stood at $6.3 billion, down 49 per cent from the same period in 2019. The airline generated $1.9 billion of operating cash flow, $1.5 billion of free cash flow and $195 million of free cash flow in the June quarter. “With the best employees and operation in the industry and an…

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    Eva Air to unveil first Asian pilot of AOKpass

    The post Eva Air to unveil first Asian pilot of AOKpass appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. EVA Air has announced a pilot of AOKpass, the world’s most operationally advanced secure health certificate platform and app. The pilot, which will be AOKpass’ first in Asia, will be available on flights between Taiwan Taoyuan Airport (TPE) and San Francisco (SFO)/Los Angeles (LAX). Using the app, travellers will be able to securely verify their COVID-19 test results with the airline, from laboratories approved by local health authorities. They will benefit from fast-track channels at San Francisco and Los Angeles, while retaining the privacy of their personal health data. Deployments…