Darwin's proximity to Asia is the primary reason behind the charter flights
, Wild Orchid's director for global operations David Fleming told the Inquirer.
Malaysia Airlines on Friday said it has finalised preparations to commence its 2011 Hajj Charter Flights
for Lembaga Tabung Haji to be operated directly between six cities in Malaysia and Jeddah and Medina in Saudi Arabia.
ISTANBUL, Dec 23, 2010 (TUR) -- SunExpress, a joint venture of Turkish Airlines and Lufthansa, will start scheduled flights to Basel and Bremen and charter flights
to Helsinki from Aegean province of Izmir in its summer schedule that would start on March 27, 2011.
Russia's Vladivostok Air will launch round-trip charter flights
connecting Narita International Airport near Tokyo with Vladivostok and Khabarovsk from this summer, airline sources said Wednesday.
New Orleans hopes to cash in on an improvement in US-Cuba relations by getting charter flights
between New Orleans and Havana, said Ray Nagin, the US city's mayor, in Havana, reports Reuters (Oct.
The proportion of charter flights
on time at major UK airports fell from 66% in July-September 2007 to 59% in July-September 2008, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said.
9 per cent of charter flights
operated by the leading holiday airlines out of nine major airports, including Birmingham, were more than an hour late between April and October.
A total of 66 per cent of charter flights
were on time at leading UK airports in July-September 2005, compared with 69 per cent in the same period of 2004, the Civil Aviation Authority said.
The statistics from the Civil Aviation Authority showed the proportion of on-time charter flights
fell from 69 per cent in the first three months of 2004 to 66 per cent in the same period this year.
Other established online travel sites focus on scheduled flights to urban locations, meaning that locating charter flights
to holiday destinations online has, to date, been a difficult and time-consuming task.
Taiwan said Thursday it will dispatch a team for negotiations with China on Saturday on resuming direct charter flights
during the Lunar New Year holiday.
Taiwan Transportation Minister Lin Ling-san said Monday he backs a domestic airline's plans to operate charter flights
to South Korea to enable Taiwan people to travel to the World Cup soccer finals in the absence of scheduled direct flights by Taiwan carriers.