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  1. WestJet says it's co-operating with predatory pricing probe by Competition agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Richmond News

    A Westjet Boeing 737-700 taxis to a gate after arriving at Vancouver International Airport in Richmond, B.C., on February 3, 2014. WestJet Airlines Ltd. says it is complying with a probe by Canada's competition watchdog following accusations of predatory pricing from a competitor.

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  2. Airbus delivers 100th A320 family aircraft assembled in MobileRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WALA

    The 100th aircraft to be delivered from Airbus' production facility in Mobile is seen here on its first flight in November 2018. It was delivered to Frontier Airlines on Dec. 11. The 100th aircraft to be delivered from Airbus' production facility in Mobile is seen here on its first flight in November 2018.

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  3. Feds set new limits on pilot flight times to curb crew fatigueRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Richmond News

    Transport Minister Marc Garneau speaks to reporters during a press conference on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on October 2 2018. The federal government is enacting strict new measures to curb airline pilot fatigue to address mounting concerns about tired flight crews.

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  4. Southwest, Delta add flights to get fans to college bowl gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KIII

    Southwest Airlines will fly this shark-themed livery on a Boeing 737-700 through Aug. 31, 2017, as part of a Shark Week promotion. Southwest Airlines will fly this shark-themed livery on a Boeing 737-700 through Aug. 31, 2017, as part of a Shark Week promotion.

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  5. MEA signs A330neo engine support deal with Rolls-RoyceRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Flight Global

    Middle East Airlines has signed with Rolls-Royce a long-term maintenance agreement for Trent 7000 engines powering a fleet of Airbus A330neo jets that the Lebanese carrier intends to order. Rolls-Royce says that MEA has "decided to purchase" four A330-900s and place options for another two of the long-haul twinjet.

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  6. Green wings: The world's most eco-friendly airlines revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  7. Viva Air picks Teledyne data solution for A320 fleetRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Flight Global

    Latin American budget carrier Viva Air has selected Teledyne Controls to provide hardware and software to collect aircraft data and distribute on-board system software updates across a fleet of Airbus A320 jets. Teledyne says that a total 50 A320neo and -ceo jets will be forward-fitted with the wireless data loading technology.

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  8. Avianca Brazil cancels some flights despite securing fleetRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Flight Global

    Financially troubled Avianca Brazil has cancelled about 3% of its daily operations today, even as the airline says it has secured the release of its fleet to ensure that operations continue following yesterday's bankruptcy protection filing. The Sao Paulo-based carrier says that operations will not be affected and will continue to serve all destinations.

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  9. Actor sues airlines, claims finger was caught in armrest for duration of flightRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | USA Today

    Actor Stephen Keys, of "Soul Plane" and "Big Time Rush," is suing American Airlines after one of his fingers allegedly got stuck in a plane's armrest. Actor Stephen Keys sues airlines, claims finger was caught in armrest for duration of flight Actor Stephen Keys, of "Soul Plane" and "Big Time Rush," is suing American Airlines after one of his fingers allegedly got stuck in a plane's armrest.

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  10. Pregnant Epsom activist who locked herself to deportation plane "in shock" after guilty verdictRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Surreycomet.co.uk

    A pregnant Epsom activist facing possible prison time after she stopped a deportation flight from taking off at Stansted last year said she is "in shock" and "reeling". Emma Hughes, a 38-year-old charity worker who is due to deliver in nine days, has been found guilty of breaching counter terrorism legislation and could face up to life in prison.

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  11. Emirates teases photo of diamond-encrusted plane, Twitter users go crazyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    The Dubai-based carrier sent Twitter users into a tizzy after sharing an image of a diamond-encrusted Boeing 777 on the social platform. Emirates airlines recently sent Twitter users into a tizzy after sharing an image of a diamond-encrusted, grounded Boeing 777 plane on the social platform.

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  12. VIDEO: Royal Air Maroc receives first 787-9Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Flight Global

    Boeing notes that the first of the -9s is adorned with "a special livery that honours contemporary Moroccan culture". Within a new interior, business-class passengers have three seat options, including "full flat" and "full privacy".

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  13. flydubai: Lite, Value and FlexRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Dubai-based flydubai launches new fare types offering passengers more choice when travelling in Economy. The new fare types are applicable for all bookings made from 02 December onwards and allows passengers to choose between Lite, Value and Flex bundles designed to cater to their different travel needs and budget.

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  14. Eastar Jet adds 737 Max to component MRO deal with LHTRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Flight Global

    South Korean budget carrier Eastar Jet has extended its component maintenance agreement with Lufthansa Technik to its on-order Boeing 737 Max fleet. LHT says that Eastar "currently" has six Max aircraft on order, the first two of which are scheduled for delivery by year-end.

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  15. Airbus taps successor for retiring military aircraft chief AlonsoRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Flight Global

    Airbus has appointed Alberto Gutierrez to replace Fernando Alonso as head of military aircraft at the airframer's defence and space division in January 2019. Gutierrez is currently deputy head of military aircraft, and had previous stints as Eurofighter's chief executive and head of operations for the former Airbus Military.

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  16. Holly Willoughby splashes out on A 19,000 air ticket - dubbed 'a penthouse in the sky'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'I want to apologizea I love your family': Inmate, 43, expresses remorse to woman he raped after shooting her husband of 10 days dead in 1993 robbery before he is given the lethal injection in Texas EXCLUSIVE: I'm a Celebrity host Holly Willoughby splashes out on A 19,000 air ticket - dubbed 'penthouse in the sky' with three rooms, butler and private chef to fly star home from jungle in style This Morning host is said to have flown entourage of 13 people to the jungle including her stylist, beautician and agent Holly Willoughby splashed out A 19,000 on one of the most expensive flights in the world to celebrate her success as a co-host of I'm a Celebrity.

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  17. AMAC readies Basel facility for ACJ320neo arrivalRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Flight Global

    AMAC Aerospace is readying its completion centre in Basel, Switzerland, for the handover in early January of the first Airbus ACJ320neo. It says the long lead time for the VIP airliner has enabled the company to prepare a significant proportion of the engineering work and interior structures in advance of the re-engined narrowbody's arrival, which should speed up the completion process.

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  18. Direct flights to King Shaka International see tourism in KZN soarRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Durban welcomed three weekly direct British Airways flights per week into King Shaka International Airport from October with the city making its inaugural appearance on the airline's Top 19 Must-See Destinations for 201 Durban welcomed three weekly direct British Airways flights per week into King Shaka International Airport from October with the city making its inaugural appearance on the airline's Top 19 Must-See Destinations for 201 Durban - Tourism into markets where airlines establish direct flights historically experience a 30-40% growth within the first year of the route's establishment, according to research released by Dube TradePort .

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  19. New Boeing business jet is capable of world's longest flightRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Boeing has unveiled its newest line of business jets, which the company says will allow VIP travelers to fly nonstop between "any two cities on Earth", CNN reports. The BBJ 777X planes will have a range of 11,645 nautical miles , enabling them to offer the longest commercial flight in the world.

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  20. Avolon Orders 100 Airbus A320Neo Family AircraftRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    International leasing company Avolon has placed an order for 100 Airbus A320Neo family aircraft valued at $11.5 billion at current list prices. "Our order for 100 A320neo family aircraft builds on our leading industry position and reflects our ambition to become the global leader in the sector," said Dmhnal Slattery, Avolon CEO.

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