Malta welcomes first flight from Serbian city of Nis

Malta Airport has welcomed the first flight from Nis, marking the launch of the second direct connection between Malta and Serbia. Flights to Serbia’s third-largest city will be operated by Ryanair every Monday and Friday throughout the winter season. Being one of the oldest cities in Europe, Nis has a lot to offer to history […]

Qatar Airways announces flights from Sydney to Malta via Doha

Qatar Airways is making it even easier for Aussies to come on holiday to Malta. Traditionally, Australian passengers wanting to visit Malta would need to do so via London. But now, that’s all changed. Qatar Airways can fly you directly from Sydney to Malta via Doha. Flights leave daily during the summer months and range […]

Revealed: The worst UK airports for flight delays

London Stansted Airport has been named the worst for flight delays in the UK. New figures from the Civil Aviation Authority show departures from the Essex airport were 25 minutes late on average last year. Both Ryanair and Jet2 Holidays fly regular services between Stansted and Malta. London Stansted is the fourth busiest airport in […]

Flight to Dusseldorf lands in Edinburgh after mix-up

British Airways passengers have told of their astonishment after boarding a plane to Germany – that ended up in Scotland. The flight set off from London City Airport at 7.47am on Monday and was supposed to land in Dusseldorf. But the pilot on the service was given a flight plan that directed him to Edinburgh, […]

Ryanair announces 15 new Malta routes for winter

Ryanair has announced 15 new winter routes from Malta. The new destinations include Luxembourg, Oslo in Norway and Cork in Ireland. The budget airline will also be flying to Santiago in Spain and Paphos in Cyprus for the first time. Ryanair said it planned to extend its current services to Amman, Billund, Cardiff, Cork, Exeter, Lamezia, […]

Another earthquake recorded right on Malta’s doorstep

Europe’s highest and most active volcano has erupted again, right on Malta’s doorstep. An 4.8-magnitude earthquake hit Sicily around Mount Etna, injuring at least two people. Some buildings were reportedly damaged in what was the latest in dozens of tremors since Etna erupted on Monday. Volcanic ash had earlier covered nearby villages, and flights to […]

Ryanair Black Friday sale sees Malta flights for €5

Ryanair has announced a huge Black Friday sale meaning you can now get flights from Malta for as little as €5. The budget airline, which is the biggest operator at Malta’s airport, is offering fares to the likes of Valencia in Spain and Baden-Baden in Germany for under a fiver. To celebrate Black Friday, they are […]

Turkish Airlines launches sale on flights from Malta

If you’ve ever fancied seeing Red Square in Moscow first hand or visiting the remains of the Berlin Wall, then you may be in luck. Turkish Airlines has launched a sale on flights to nine exciting destinations from Malta. The sale includes economy class fares from Malta to Germany, Israel, Romania, Russia, Egypt, Nepal and […]

Ryanair announces a mega seat sale on Malta flights

We’ve got some great news if you’ve been thinking about booking a quick holiday. Ryanair has announced a massive sale on flights from Malta with prices starting from just €5.86 one way. The sale includes 20% off on one million seats – including trips to several European capitals and awesome holiday destinations. The routes from […]

Ryanair announce 10 exciting new routes from Malta

Ryanair has revealed new routes and more flights from Malta from next summer. The increased schedule will mean the budget airline will fly to 10 new European destinations from Malta, including two in the UK. Ryanair’s chief commercial officer David O’Brien told 89.7 Bay: ‘This is quite something when you consider that with these new […]

Hundreds of Ryanair flights axed due to cabin crew strike

Ryanair has cancelled up to 600 flights over two days next week because of strike action. Cabin crew based in Belgium, Spain and Portugal will walkout on Wednesday July 25 and Thursday July 26 in a move that will affect 50,000 passengers. It is expected to cause chaos for anyone flying to or from those […]

Qatar Airways to start flying direct to Malta

Qatar Airways is to launch direct flights to and from Malta. The award-winning airline said services would start in the first quarter of 2019. It has also agreed to train 20 cadet pilots in Malta, following talks with Maltese tourism minister Konrad Mizzi. The cadets will build up their hours flying Airbus A320s with experienced […]

Malta’s airport ranked the second best in Europe

Malta’s airport has been named the second best in Europe. The terminal in Gudja won the silver prize at the annual Airport Service Quality Awards. More than 340 airports around the world are ranked according to their facilities, services and customer satisfaction ratings. Malta International Airport chief executive Alan Borg told 89.7 Bay: ‘This is […]

Malta’s airport set for record breaking Christmas

Malta’s airport is preparing for its busiest Christmas ever. The terminal in Gudja is expected to welcome to around 123,000 passengers this festive season – an increase of around 9,000 on last Christmas. As many as 14,000 passengers a day will pass through the airport between December 23 and 30. More airlines are flying to […]