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Hindustan TimesPunjab-born hotelier locked in legal battle with Heathrow AirportHindustan TimesBritain's leading Indian-origin hotelier Surinder Arora is locked in a legal battle with Heathrow Airport for his right to build a multi-storied car park at one of the world's biggest airport hubs. According to The Sunday Times, Arora has issued [...]
Mon, Jun 18, 2018
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Turkish Airlines adds extra flights to Russia for World CupDaily SabahThe FIFA World Cup 2018, which started in Russia on Thursday, has increased demand for transit flights via Istanbul. As football fans pour into Russia for the tournament that runs until July 15, Turkey's national flagship carrier Turkish Airlines (THY [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
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KelownaNowCanadian airlines ranked the worst in the world for on-time performanceKelownaNowThis year's ranking sees Qatar Airways dethrone Singapore Airlines for the top spot as the world's best airline for service, on-time performance and claim compensation processing. Hamad International Airport in Doha, Qatar takes home first place for ...Toronto's airports 'middle [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
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Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)Embittered Rita Kriba Drags Africa World Airlines To CourtModern Ghana (press release) (blog)A physically challenged woman, Rita Kriba, has filed a suit at the Human Rights Court against Africa World Airlines after she was denied a seat on its Kumasi-bound flight on May 5. Lawyers for [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
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Myjoyonline.comRita Kriba files suit against Africa World Airlines for denying her seat on flightMyjoyonline.comA physically challenged woman, Rita Kriba, has filed a suit at the Human Rights Court against Africa World Airlines after she was denied a seat on its Kumasi-bound flight on May 5. Lawyers for Ms. Kriba are [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
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NBC4i.comAmerican Airlines to pay $45M to settle airfare collusion lawsuitNBC4i.comNEW YORK (AP) - American Airlines has agreed to pay $45 million to settle a lawsuit that says it and other major U.S. airlines colluded to drive up the price of airfares. In settling the case, American denied any wrongdoing. The [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
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Inc.comAmerican Airlines Has Found a Painful New Way to Make Its Most Uncomfortable Planes Even More UncomfortableInc.com(Yes, they're now just two feet wide, something that one American Airlines pilot called "the most miserable experience in the world.) It's even reduced the legroom in First Class. And all in the name [...]
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
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Nippon Cargo Airlines to suspend operationsNHK WORLDJapanese cargo operator Nippon Cargo Airlines will temporarily ground its fleet of freighter planes after government inspectors discovered that the firm has been keeping incorrect maintenance records. The transport ministry began inspecting the Narita ...and more [...]
Sat, Jun 16, 2018
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INSIDERPlane seats on the world's longest flight will have luxurious seats ...INSIDERSingapore Airlines is launching the world's longest commercial flight, a 19-hour nonstop route between New York and Singapore. Zodiac Aerospace designed ...Airlines are on the brink of the ultimate ultra-long-haul flight - Wired UKWired.co.ukHow to pick your flight based [...]
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
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Fox NewsAmerican Airlines carrier cancels hundreds of flights over 'technical issue,' leaves thousands strandedFox NewsPSA Airlines, a regional carrier for American Airlines, reportedly experienced a “technical issue” that led to the cancellation of 275 flights on Thursday and 400 on Friday, a representative for the airline confirmed to Fox News. [...]
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
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Seattle TimesTroublesome advanced engines for Boeing and Airbus jets disrupt airlines and production linesSeattle TimesAt a gathering of the world's top airline executives in Sydney this month, Guillaume Faury, the new president of Airbus Commercial Aircraft, said that by the end of June the European jetmaker will have about 100 [...]
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
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The IndependentWorld Cup 2022: Why Qatar will be even worse than Russia for fans' travel plansThe IndependentAnd in the build-up to England's first World Cup game (against Tunisia on Monday 18 June), there is plenty of careless talk about whether the side can emulate their success in the 1966 tournament, [...]
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
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