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Global laptop ban proposal gains steam

gulfnews.com  2017-10-21 04:42:44

Banning laptops from checked bags: UN will consider proposal in the coming week as US Federal Avaition Administration notes danger to connecting international flights

Sour grapes: Man sues airline for serving him sparkling wine instead of champagne

The New Zealand Herald  2017-10-21 02:52:16

A Canadian man has launched a class-action lawsuit against a low-cost airline for serving sparkling wine instead of champagne.Daniel Macduff was looking forward to the complimentary glass of champagne ...

Airbus jet designed to win back sales from Boeing takes maiden flight

The New Zealand Herald  2017-10-20 20:43:18

Airbus's newest airliner - the A330neo - has made a successful maiden flight, marking an important milestone for both the pan-European plane-maker and Rolls-Royce, which builds the engines for it.The new ...

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Air Transport World  2017-10-20 20:33:00

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More Russian carriers take over VIM Airlines? Far East routes

Air Transport World  2017-10-20 20:17:00

Russia?s Ikar Airline, which operates under Pegas Fly brand, will take over VIM Airlines? service to Anadyr in Russia?s Far East as VIM ceases scheduled services following financial turbulence, the Chukotka ...

Malaysia Airlines Berhad names new group CEO

Air Transport World  2017-10-20 19:54:00

Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) has named company veteran Izham Ismail as its next group CEO, accelerating the carrier?s plan to have a Malaysian take over the top job after restructuring.read more

Pilots at Ryanair?s largest base reject pay offer

The Irish Times  2017-10-20 19:31:56

Staff at London?s Stansted airport vote against deal by margin of 60% to 40%

How a month of hurricane nightmares changed Puerto Rico -- and me

CNN  2017-10-20 18:13:59

I am writing this in the dark. The hotel doesn't have power, and one of the generators failed. I had to walk up 10 flights of stairs to get to my hotel room because the elevators don't work. The lights ...

Alaska Airlines pledges additional $1 million to support STEM education in rural Alaska

PR Newswire  2017-10-20 13:00:00

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Oct. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines has renewed its partnership with the Alaska Native Science and Engineering Program (ANSEP) to provide a brighter future for middle school ...

Alaska Airlines pledges additional $1 million to support STEM education in rural Alaska

PR Newswire  2017-10-20 13:00:00

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Oct. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines has renewed its partnership with the Alaska Native Science and Engineering Program (ANSEP) to provide a brighter future for middle school ...

Philippine Airlines (PAL) launches a new Brand Equity campaign - Experience the Heart of the Filipino

PR Newswire  2017-10-20 12:30:00

MANILA, Philippines, Oct. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Philippine Airlines (PAL) is the national flag carrier of the Philippines and Asia's first airline. As PAL continues to strengthen its brand story of ...

Philippine Airlines (PAL) launches a new Brand Equity campaign - Experience the Heart of the Filipino

PR Newswire  2017-10-20 12:30:00

MANILA, Philippines, Oct. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Philippine Airlines (PAL) is the national flag carrier of the Philippines and Asia's first airline. As PAL continues to strengthen its brand story of ...

Boeing VP Robinson-Berry Receives Aerospace Achievement Award

PR Newswire  2017-10-20 12:00:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Joan Robinson-Berry, vice president and general manager of Boeing [NYSE: BA] South Carolina, received the 2017 Achievement Award at Women in Aerospace's annual ...

Boeing VP Robinson-Berry Receives Aerospace Achievement Award

PR Newswire  2017-10-20 12:00:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Joan Robinson-Berry, vice president and general manager of Boeing [NYSE: BA] South Carolina, received the 2017 Achievement Award at Women in Aerospace's annual ...

Wizz Air applies for UK AOC

Air Transport World  2017-10-20 11:28:00

Central and Eastern European LCC Wizz Air has applied for a UK air operator?s certificate (AOC) to preserve its traffic rights as the UK prepares to leave the European Union (EU) (Brexit).read more

Egypt makes fresh play for UK tourists

Breaking Travel News  2017-10-20 08:58:14

The Egyptian State Tourist Authority is to launch a new UK campaign to capitalise on renewed and growing interest in the destination. With summer over and travellers on the hunt for winter sun bargains, ...

UK business minister travels to Canada for talks on Bombardier deal

Reuters  2017-10-20 08:55:00

LONDON (Reuters) - British Business Secretary Greg Clark will hold talks in Canada on Friday to discuss Airbus SE's plans to buy a majority stake in Bombardier's C-Series jetliner program aimed at helping ...

Avis Budget Group expands IAG partnership

Breaking Travel News  2017-10-20 08:51:06

Avis Budget Group and International Airlines Group have renewed and expanded their global partnership. As part of the exclusive multi-year deal, Avis Car Rental and Budget Car Rental will be the only car ...

Ryanair reaches eDreams settlement with Google

Breaking Travel News  2017-10-20 08:33:00

Ryanair, Google, and eDreams have reached a settlement to end legal proceedings between the three parties which have been on-going since 2015. Ryanair?s Irish High Court proceedings against both Google ...

Boeing to build new maintenance hanger at Gatwick Airport

Breaking Travel News  2017-10-20 07:55:37

Boeing?s proposed plan with Gatwick Airport to build a new aircraft hangar has been granted permission to go ahead by Crawley borough council, with full works scheduled to commence later this year.

 
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