Manchester Airport will add Hong Kong flights operated by Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd. to its network and is targeting services to Beijing as U.K. terminals vie for connections to fast-expanding Asian markets.
Ceske Aerolinie AS, the state-owned Czech airline, signed a three-year contract to provide charter flights with Blue Style travel agency worth more than 2 billion koruna ($110 million), CTK reported, citing the airline.
Subsidiaries of Truvo Luxemburg Sarl, a Belgium-based international publisher of directories, missed a June 1 interest payment on two issues of second-priority notes and filed a Chapter 11 petition early this morning in New York. Truvo has agreement for the holders of 778 million euros ($964 million) of first-priority senior debt to receive the new equity plus 600 million euros in new debt.
Japan’s Transport Ministry plans to loosen rules on sales of tickets for U.S. charter flights at Haneda Airport and cargo charters across Japan, to spur tourism and woo low-cost airlines, Nikkei English News said, without citing anyone.
Robin Burgess was enjoying the last full day of her cruise on Feb. 10 when she smelled smoke and saw passengers donning life jackets, her first inkling of the ordeal that was to follow aboard Carnival Corp.’s Triumph.