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2 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

Air Canada vows to fire baggage tosser caught on video

Air Canada is spending most of the weekend apologizing for what appeared to be a baggage-handling incident from a YouTube video that is circulating on social media.

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Related Topix: Canada, North America, Startups, Facebook, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787

6 hrs ago | Jaunted

AeroMexico Will Start Sending Some 787s Across the Atlantic to London

AeroMexico has had some 787s hanging out in their hangar for a little bit of time, and now they're using them for some new options.

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Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787, World News, Mexico, Travel

10 hrs ago | Suria

MH370 search at 'critical juncture'

The effort to find missing flight MH370 is at a "very critical juncture", Malaysia's transport minister said Saturday as authorities mull whether to reassess a challenging search of the Indian Ocean seabed that has so far found nothing.

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, US Military, US Navy, US News

14 hrs ago | The Age

Qantas plane forced back to US

A Qantas flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne was forced to turn back mid-air because of a fuel pump fault.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Travel

Fri Apr 18, 2014

WAPT-TV Jackson

Source: Malaysia Airlines jet climbed high

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 drastically changed course then soared to near its peak altitude, a senior Malaysian aviation source said -- adding yet another wrinkle to the enigma of the plane's last flight .

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

WTAQ-AM Green Bay

Security threat reported on Detroit-Denver Delta f...

A Delta Airlines flight that landed at a Denver airport was directed to a remote airport taxiway after an unspecified "potential security threat" onboard and passengers were ushered off the plane and were being interviewed by authorities, officials said.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Delta vs. Alaska: Dueling airlines benefit Juneau

Delta Air Lines performs a test flight into Juneau on Wednesday in preparation for daily service to Seattle starting May 29. "The moment that Delta's rubber hits the tarmac in Juneau, fares will be at historic lows.

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Related Topix: Juneau, AK, Alaska, Alaska Air Group, Airlines, Oil & Gas, Alkane Energy, Energy, us Travel, Travel, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 757

New Scientist

Space shuttle carrier plane heads out on Texas convoy

A Boeing 747 that gave piggyback rides to space shuttles is about to hit the road one last time.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, Boeing 747, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Houston, TX, US Military, Ellington Field, Edwards Air Force Base, US Air Force

KSTP

Chinese Relatives Pray over Lost Malaysian Plane

Six weeks into the extensive search for the lost Malaysia Airlines plane without so much as a piece of debris yet found, several Chinese relatives met Friday to pray for spouses who never came home, while begging for answers that could end their misery of not knowing.

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Related Topix: Lost, Action TV, Entertainment, Drama, Television, World News, China, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Malaysia, US Navy, US News, US Military

WMDT

Australia's Houston: Calm face of Flight 370 hunt

He speaks with a calm, steady voice as he tackles question after question in an attempt to explain one of the biggest mysteries the modern world has ever known: What happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370? Angus Houston has become the global face of the massive monthlong search operation off Australia's west coast to find the missing Boeing 777, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, World News, Malaysia, US Military, US Air Force

Yahoo!

MH370 search to be most costly ever at $100 mln: analysts

The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 is set to be the most expensive in aviation history, analysts say, as efforts to find the aircraft deep under the Indian Ocean show no signs of slowing.

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Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, World News, Malaysia, US Military, US Navy

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Greenwich Citizen

Sub scours ocean for missing Malaysian jet

A Royal Malaysian Air Force C-130H Hercules aircraft takes off from Pearce Airbase, north of Perth, Australia to help in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Thursday, April 17, 2014.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, US Military, US Navy, US News, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Malaysia,

ABC News

Korean Air A380 Hits 2 Light Poles at LA Airport

An Airbus A380 superjumbo jet hit two light poles while taxiing to its gate at Los Angeles International Airport with hundreds of passengers aboard.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft, Boeing 747, Boeing Aircraft

Sys-Con Media

South African Airways Launches Airbus A330-200 Aircraft on...

The newer Airbus A330-200 is an environmentally-friendly aircraft with superior economics and strong passenger appeal, that will enable SAA to continue providing a high-quality customer experience and the efficiencies to support its profitability strategies.

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Related Topix: Airbus Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A330, Transportation, Airlines, South African Airways

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Search setback: Oil slick not linked to Flight 370

The quest to solve the mystery of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 took a step backward Thursday when Australian authorities determined that a small oil slick discovered Sunday in the prime search area was not from the missing Boeing 777.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Oil Spill, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Malaysia, US Military, US Navy, US News

Sky News

Missing Plane Search Teams 'Not Giving Up'

Officials say the hunt for flight MH370 will continue throughout the Easter weekend, as a mini-sub finally reaches the sea bed.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Entertainment

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Jalopnik

CNN's MH370 Flight Sim Pilot Has Been Fired For Shaming Canada

The plaid shirt-wearing Boeing 777 simulator "pilot of the people" Mitchel Casado has been fired by his employer, uFly.

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Related Topix: Boeing 777, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Autos

International Business Times

Malaysian Airlines Flight 370: Despite Repeated Warnings, Hoax Video...

Hoax video makers continue to have a field day over social media sites, fooling people into believing that the missing Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777 jet was found.

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Related Topix: Boeing 777, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft

Daily Times

Uncharted depths provide reality check for MH370 hunt

KUALA LUMPUR: Hopes that Malaysia's missing jet might soon be found are yielding to the sobering realisation of the immense challenge of searching an uncharted seafloor at depths that push deep-sea technology to its limits."

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Oceanography, Science, US Military, US Navy, US News, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

USA Today

US Airways: No one fired for 'honest mistake' on lewd photo

US Airways has apologized after mistakenly tweeting a graphic pornographic image to one of its followers, but no one is going to lose a job because of the mistake.

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Related Topix: Transportation, DallasFort Worth International Airport, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Boeing 737

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