Royal Jordanian

Royal Jordanian Narrows Losses But Could Indirect Competition From Ryanair Cause Pain in the Future?

Much like the Jordanian economy, the country’s national airline, Royal Jordanian has been suffering quite significantly over the last few years.  Once one of the strongest players in Middle East’s aviation sector, Royal Jordanian has dwindled into a marginalised and…

Royal Jordanian Has Started a Voluntary Redundancy Scheme in Desperate Turnaround Plan

When we think of airlines in the Middle East, we tend to concentrate on the region’s biggest players like Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways – these three airlines have built vast route networks with aircraft fleet’s that match in size. …

When is an ‘Enhancement’ Not a Good Thing? How Airline’s Confuse Cut Backs With Service Improvements

If you were partially sighted and someone offered to enhance your eyesight, you would probably think that was a good thing.  Or perhaps you use Instagram or Facetune to enhance your selfies – again, in most cases, that’s a positive. …

Royal Jordanian is Latest Middle East Airline to Offer Paid Access to Lounges. Also Introduces Upgrade Bidding System.

The national airline of Jordan, Royal Jordanian is the latest Middle East airline to allow economy class passengers to access its Business Class lounge for a fee.  It follows moves by both Emirates and Etihad Airways to introduce similar schemes. …

Royal Jordanian Begins Turnaround With First Profit in Months – But Annual Results Aren’t So Promising

Royal Jordanian has just released its half yearly results up to the end of June and signs of a turnaround at the beleaguered carrier are looking promising.  The national carrier of Kingdom of Jordan recorded a profit in June of…

Royal Jordanian Becomes Fifth Middle East Airline to Escape U.S. Laptop Ban

Jordanian flag carrier, Royal Jordanian announced Sunday that it had become the fifth Middle East airline to escape the U.S. Laptop Ban.  The airline joins Etihad Airways, Emirates, Turkish Airlines and Qatar Airways to no longer be subject to the…

Royal Jordanian – The Little Middle East Airline That’s Aiming High. Appoints Aviation Heavyweight as New CEO

For such a small airline, Royal Jordanian has been making big waves of late, shooting into the public consciousness with its witty series of adverts and internet memes.  Now, the Jordanian flag carrier is aiming big with the appointment of…

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