flag carrier


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flag carrier

n.
1. An airline owned by or strongly identified with a nation.
2. An airline or merchant vessel registered in a given country.
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State Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Dhan Bahadur Budha and high level management team of NAC, some representatives from Nepali tourism sector and 90 passengers reached Osaka in the long awaited flight of the national flag carrier The one-way direct flight to Osaka takes around six and a half hours from Kathmandu.
The top business leaders of country have shown their confidence over the PIA leadership and especially the recent performance of national flag carrier. This was stated by Chairman of United Group Mr.
As per details, the national flag carrier dismissed few flight attendants for acquiring the job on a fake educational degree while others were fired due to availing illegal leaves.
PAL, PALEA ink collective bargaining agreement !-- -- Richmond Mercurio (The Philippine Star) - June 4, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines The management of flag carrier Philippine Airlines and its ground crew union have struck a fresh deal providing for enhanced employment terms for the union members.
Turkish Airlines' first flight from its new home, Istanbul Airport, after its final transfer operation, was to the capital, just like the first flight of the flag carrier 86 years ago.
National flag carrier Turkish Airlines bid an emotional farewell to the AtatE-rk Airport with the launch of its last passenger flight - the Singapore-bound TK54 - from the transfer hub and home of its growth for the last 86 years.
It is pertinent to mention here that the national flag carrier has added up to 28 flights during last three months, in a move to turn the loss making PIA into profitable one.
ISLAMABAD -- The national flag carrier on Sunday announced that it will discontinue its flights to Tokyo, Japan owing to financial losses.
Summary: Etihad Airways and Saudi national flag carrier Saudia have announced a new codeshare partnership, providing customers with ...
Flag carrier Philippine Airlines announced over the weekend that it is adding more flights that will use the Davao International Airport.
At present, the national flag carrier is operating two flights in a week on this route and this move would benefit those travellers who intend to go directly to the port city from China, he told.
Summary: National flag carrier Tunisair has scheduled 240 additional flights (return) to the European markets, for the summer and tourist season, i.e.