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3 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

Kan Air offers VIP flights on a budget

Travelling by private jet is no longer the exclusive preserve of billionaires, celebrities and other VIPs, accessible now to everyone in Thailand as some of the fares beat those of budget airlines.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Thailand, Hawker Beechcraft Premier I, Aircraft, Hawker Beechcraft Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, ATR 72, ATR Aircraft

Justin Timberlake ice Bucket Challenges

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

6 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

Plane Lands In Street Near Tulsa International Airport

Authorities say two 18-year-olds from Jenks, one who says he is a certified pilot, took off in a Cessna 172 from Riverside Airport.


Related Topix: Jenks, OK, Aircraft, Cessna 172, Cessna Aircraft, Owasso, OK

6 hrs ago | USA Today

Frontier debuts at Dulles ahead of major D.C. expansion

Frontier Airlines began flying to Washington Dulles today, launching the first three routes of what will be a massive expansion by the carrier at the airport.


Related Topix: Dulles, VA, Transportation, Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Weather

8 hrs ago | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

Pitt Meadows Air Cadet flies high with scholarship

Ian Park was looking for "something fun and challenging" to occupy his summer this year.


Related Topix: Cessna Aircraft, Cessna 172

9 hrs ago | AVHerald

Spirit A319 near Savannah on Aug 18th 2014, severe turbulence injures 3 cabin crew

A Spirit Airlines Airbus A319-100, registration N517NK performing flight NK-457 from Fort Lauderdale,FL to Chicago O'Hare,IL , was enroute at FL350 about 45nm south of Savannah,GA when the aircraft encountered severe turbulence causing minor injuries to three flight attendants.


Related Topix: Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Airbus A319, Savannah, GA, Chatham County, GA, Life, Hobbies, Flying, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

11 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Hiring continues at Airbus with latest 2 job postings for A320 final assembly line in...

The site security manager will be responsible for defining and implementing the site security plan to protect the site's integrity, people, processes and assets in line with state, federal, airport and transport security requirements.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Aircraft

15 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

Police Militarization: How It's Happening, and Who Could Be Profiting

The recent civil unrest in Ferguson, Missouri has pushed police militarization into the national conversation.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, ACLU, Department of Defense, US News, Aircraft, Cessna 172, Cessna Aircraft

17 hrs ago | Business Journal

Report: Airbus has slashed A380 prices to try and snag sales

Airbus' A380 has netted 318 orders, with the company delivering 138 planes, since the company rolled out the superjumbo jet in 2005.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft, Wichita, KS, Springer, Boeing 747, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787

21 hrs ago |

Vistara offers a ray of hope to full-service carriers

The full-service carriers have done everything they can to hold on to their business -- which includes dropping their fares to the level of the low-cost carriers and booking losses -- but that hasn't stemmed the tide.


Related Topix: Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Transportation, World News, India,

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Al Bawaba

Honeywell propels embraer legacy 500 into service

A number of Honeywell Aerospace products contributed to the certification of Embraer's newest midsize jet, the Legacy 500, offering a new level of comfort and reliability in business aviation.


Related Topix: Embraer Aircraft, Aircraft, Embraer Legacy 500

Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

Maple Ridge & Pitt Meadows Faces & Places - Aug. 19, 2014

Maple Ridge Museums's 40th anniversary bash attracted a lot of familiar faces on the heritage scene, including recently retired historical society volunteer Beryl Cunningham.


Related Topix: Cessna Aircraft, Cessna 172

Silicon Alley Insider

Skymark Shares Surge 28 Percent After Report AirAsia Weighing Bid

Shares of Japan's Skymark Airlines Inc jumped 28 percent on Tuesday after the Nikkei business daily reported that Malaysia's AirAsia Bhd is in talks with financial institutions on a possible tender offer for the struggling carrier.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft


Cebu Pacific to launch US operations through Guam

The airline of taipan John L. Gokongwei will soon serve the Filipino market in the United States, an aviation think tank said, as it aggressively expands its long-haul operations to compete with rival flag carrier Philippine Airlines .


Related Topix: World News, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Airbus A330

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

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Related Topix: Insurance, American Financial Group, Hotels, ESA, Alcan, Mining, Metals, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Commercial Aircraft, Real Estate, Health Care Reit


GOP targets Clinton speech contracts

Over the weekend, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported the details of Clinton's typical speaking contract, stipulations that often include a chartered private jet "e.g., a Gulfstream 450 or larger jet"; a presidential suite at hotels and business- or first-class seats for aides to the potential 2016 presidential candidate.


Related Topix: Aircraft, Gulfstream 450, Gulfstream Aircraft, University of Nevada-Las Vegas, US News, US Politics, Mitt Romney

The Motley Fool

The Most Popular Business Jets -- This Is How the Elite Like to Fly

At first glance, it might seem like business jets are nothing more than a luxury perk for high-profile executives.


Related Topix: Aircraft, Gulfstream 150, Gulfstream Aircraft, Cessna 150, Cessna Aircraft, Aerospace-Defense, Gulfstream G650, Gulfstream 450, Gulfstream G450

Boeing Leads Airbus In The Race For New Commercial Airplane Orders In 2014

Boeing is leading its European competitor, Airbus, in the race for new commercial airplane orders in 2014.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Airbus A350, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787, Boeing 777, Airbus A330, Airbus A320

The Toronto Star

What the future of air travel looks like

An Airbus A380 - the largest passenger aircraft on the planet - is seen in flight at the Farnborough International Airshow in the U.K. in July.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft, Marketing, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787, Boeing 747

New York Post

Hillary is already insisting on staying in presidential suites

The former first lady is already insisting on staying in the "presidential suite" of the world's finest hotels, typically traveling to them on nothing less than a $39 million private Gulfstream G450 jet before collecting a $250,000-plus speaking fee, a new report says.


Related Topix: Aircraft, Gulfstream Aircraft, Gulfstream G450, University of Nevada-Las Vegas

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Erie Times News

Program aims to encourage young pilots

But the 10-year-old airplane enthusiast was eager to check out the fourth annual fly-in at Mid-State Regional Airport, sponsored by Crosswinds.


Related Topix: Flying, Life, Hobbies, Family, Kids, Cessna 150, Aircraft, Cessna Aircraft