Aviation: Inflight ‘must address astronomical fees and model’


Qatar Duty Free (QDF) Vice President Operations Thabet Musleh has challenged inflight DF&TR stakeholders to unite and enact fundamental change or risk losing the business within the next five to 10 years. In a frank appraisal of the current state of the sector in a session entitled ‘inflight impetus’ held during this week’s MEADFA Conference in Beirut Lebanon, Musleh deflected […]

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Alitalia miracle: Etihad restores sick Airline to profitability


Alitalia has confirmed that it is on track to become profitable by 2017, as it reduced its losses by € 381 million in 2015 compared to the previous year. This important result for 2015 comes as the airline announced its first full reporting year under a three-year turnaround Industrial Plan. After posting total revenues of € 3,312.4 million in 2015, […]

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