Prince Harry and Prince William: Royal brothers fly budget airline yet Prince Charles does | Travel News | Travel

Prince William, 36, and Prince Harry, 33, have travelled around the world on behalf of the crown. The brothers have visited a number of countries with Prince William recently undertaking a sensitive tour to Jordan and Israel earlier this month. When they travel on an official royal visit, they often travel by private jet, something Harry and Meghan, 36, did when heading to Dublin. Yet the boys have also been spotted on budget airlines when on particular trips. Their father Prince Charles, 69, rarely does however. In 2015, Prince William…

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Ryanair strikes: Airline reveals only 27 per cent of pilots backed action | Travel News | Travel

Ryanair has called on Irish trade union Forsa to cancel the Irish pilots strike due to take place on Thursday 12 July, calling it “unnecessary.” They asked for the the union to meet with the airline to negotiate, pointing out that just 27 percent of Irish pilots balloted backed the strike. Ryanair use over 350 pilots at its three Irish bases, Dublin Cork and Shannon. A notice was posted to Twitter on Friday. It stated: “Ryanair calls on FORSA Union to cancel next Thursday’s unnecessary Irish pilot strike, and take…

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Qantas airline: Long haul flights could see passengers travel in the hold | Travel News | Travel

Qantas, the flagship carrier for Australia has floated the idea of launching a cargo ticket for passengers. The proposed plans would have passengers placed in a hold with room to exercise and sleep. The new zones would be fitted with exercise facilities and sleeping booths that would provide luxurious respite for passengers on long-haul flights. As airlines plan to extend flight times, the new cargo zone would be beneficial to the health of passengers. Whilst speaking to the London Aviation club, Qantas Chief announced to the audience that the plans…

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Vietnamese ‘bikini airline’ with sexy flight attendants launches new route | Travel News | Travel

An airline based in Vietnam has hit the headlines in recent years and has become known as ‘bikini airline’. Otherwise called Vietjet Air, the airline is known for its saucy stunts featuring scantily clad women. Since launching in 2011, the airline has published an annual calendar that features women in bikinis posing as cabin crew members such as flight attendants, pilots and ground staff. The airline is to launch new flight route from Vietnam to India. In 2012, the airline launched a stunt that caused controversy across the globe. As…

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