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Simple Flying (press release) (blog)Singapore Airlines: World's Longest Flight For Fewer Miles Than EverSimple Flying (press release) (blog)First of all, starting October 11th, Singapore Airlines is reintroducing the famous, world longest flight. This nonstop ride between Newark (EWR) and Singapore (SIN), which back in 2012 was aboard an all-business class [...]
Wed, Sep 19, 2018
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Business TodayDelhi's IGI Airport ranked among most punctual airports in the worldBusiness TodayTo qualify for inclusion in the punctuality league, the OAG schedules database must have flight status data for at least 80 per cent of all scheduled flights operated by an airline or for an airport. Amongst the world's [...]
Wed, Sep 19, 2018
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Travel WeeklyLATAM Airlines leads pack for sustainability practicesTravel WeeklyLATAM Airlines Group has been recognised for its sustainability practices yet again by the Dow Jones Sustainability 'World' Index. The Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) is the most internationally respected guide to benchmark sustainability ...and more [...]
Wed, Sep 19, 2018
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Chiang Mai to host world airlinesTTR WeeklyGUANGZHOU, 19 September 2018: Routes, a global aviation route developer, confirmed its premier event covering Asia will be hosted in Chiang Mai in 2020 following a successful bid by Airports of Thailand. Chiang Mai was identified as the host city for ... [...]
Tue, Sep 18, 2018
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Turkish Airlines to fly with world's youngest, largest fleet in five yearsDaily SabahTurkish Airlines (THY) Chairman İlker Aycı said the airline will serve with the world's youngest and largest fleet consisting of more than 400 planes by 2023. Within the framework its plans to expand operations at Istanbul's new airport [...]
Tue, Sep 18, 2018
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USA TODAYThese 10 airlines made the most from in fees in 2017USA TODAYAirlines around the world generated $47.2 billion in revenue in 2017 by charging for such things as seat upgrades and checked baggage, a study released Tuesday shows. The study, done by Wisconsin-based airline industry consultancy IdeaWorks in ...and [...]
Tue, Sep 18, 2018
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Milwaukee Journal SentinelAirlines' ancillary revenues continue to soarMilwaukee Journal SentinelAirlines around the world generated $47.2 billion in revenue in 2017 by charging for such things as seat upgrades and checked baggage, a study released Tuesday shows. The study, done by Shorewood-based airline industry consultancy IdeaWorks Co. in ... [...]
Tue, Sep 18, 2018
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ForbesAmerican Airlines Has Hubs At Three of Top Four Most-Connected US Airports, Survey SaysForbesAtlanta, where Delta operates the world's largest single airline hub, “operated with the highest volume of annual domestic seats of any U.S. airport in 2017,” OAG said. Atlanta showed “small increases in the number of flights operated, [...]
Tue, Sep 18, 2018
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BloombergGlobal Economy to Witness a Major Reset, Emirates President SaysBloombergThere's already intense competition in the Chinese market and declining passenger traffic from there to North America has prompted U.S. airlines to withdraw from some core routes to the world's second biggest economy. Air China has complained that ... [...]
Tue, Sep 18, 2018
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BoxscoreOpening Day of Azores Airlines World Masters Championship Called ONBoxscoreWorld Surf League: PRAIA DE SANTA BARBARA, Sao Miguel - Azores Islands (Tuesday, September 18, 2018) - The Azores Airlines World Masters Championship have been called ON, on the morning of Day 1 of the event's waiting period. Good surf in [...]
Tue, Sep 18, 2018
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SpaceNewsAirlines wary of inflight connectivity disruptionSpaceNewsPARIS — Airline customers are well aware of the financial troubles plaguing satellite-enabled inflight connectivity providers. “This is what keeps me up at night,” Amanda Fish, Delta Airlines onboard products general manager, said Sept. 10 at the ... [...]
Tue, Sep 18, 2018
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USA TODAYFirst All Nippon Airways (ANA) A380 takes to the skiesUSA TODAYAs for ANA, it will become the first Japanese carrier to fly the double-decked A380, the world's largest commercial passenger aircraft. Delivery of ANA's first A380 is scheduled for early 2019, when the airline will deploy the plane on [...]
Tue, Sep 18, 2018
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