Middle East Airlines (MEA)
The Middle East Airlines unveiled on Friday its new Cedar Lounge which extends over an area of 3000sq.m., with a capacity of 450 seated passengers.
Turkey’s national flag carrier, Turkish Airlines, signed a new cooperation agreement with Lebanon’s Middle East Airlines (MEA) on May 4. During a ceremony at the Rafiq Hariri International Airport in Beirut, Turkish Ambassador to Lebanon Çağatay Erciyes said the deal would encourage more visitors from Turkey.
Middle East Airlines has reduced surcharge costs to reflect the recent drop in oil prices, company chairman Mohammad al-Hout announced Monday. “Middle East Airlines has reduced by 50 percent the charge on travel tickets that had been imposed due to the surge in oil prices,” Hout said after meeting Prime Minister Tammam Salam, according to a statement released by the premier's office. MEA had imposed a surcharge of about 15 percent of the price of a ticket after oil