– Qatar Airways has launched (midnight European time) the Qatar Travel Festival and while fares from Europe are low anyways the Travel Festival promises even better deals
We found Helsinki – Phuket in Qatar Business Class for ~$1,200 and Stockholm to Auckland for $2,551.
– Ethiopian Airlines has almost completed the new freight and training facilities in Addis Abeba – up next is the new passenger terminal and the new transit hotel
– Alitalia just can’t get out of the red and Etihad is seemingly pressing for an airberlin-like solution that would offload the loss leading short haul into another entity and leave the long-haul business intact
– if you are looking to shake things up a bit Condor has $2,368 RT fares in Business Class from Los Angeles to Paris in spring
The 767 isn’t the newest product (from Seattle to Frankfurt) and only 5,000 miles can be earned via Miles & More.