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  1. Flybe announces new route from Newquay airportRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Falmouth Packet

    Cornwall Airport Newquay has confirmed that Stobart Air, a Flybe franchise partner, will add year-round services to London Southend starting April 1, 2019, complementing the carrier's multi-daily link to London Gatwick. Flown under the Flybe brand, five weekly flights will initially be offered, before increasing to a daily service on May 1, in time for the start of the peak summer season.

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  2. WOW Air CEO: Strategy shift behind exit from three cities in U.S. MidwestRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    WOW Air confirmed it was axing three U.S. cities this week, leading to speculation the Icelandic budget carrier known for dirt-cheap flights to Europe might be scaling back here. But that's not so, the carrier's top executive says.

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  3. Lufthansa Group Buys More New Generation Short- and Medium-Haul AircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Al Bawaba

    The Supervisory Board of Deutsche Lufthansa AG has approved the purchase of 27 short- and medium-haul aircraft. Purchase options for 24 Airbus A320neo and three A321neo will be converted into firm orders.

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  4. Airbus to Showcase Smart Solutions for Safer Oceans at EuronavalRead the original story

    59 min ago | Directions Magazine

    Paris, 18 October, 2018 - Airbus will be showcasing a myriad of smart solutions for safer oceans at this year's Euronaval in Paris from October 23 to 26. The portfolio presented will range from maritime awareness centres, secure seamless communications services, through satellites and related services, to Unmanned Aircraft Systems, aircraft and helicopters. Airbus' uniquely broad maritime portfolio enables customers to make the right decision and act at the right time, capitalizing on 50 years of experience in the maritime domain.

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  5. New Montreal air-taxi service touts ease of GreenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Warwickonline.com

    ON THE RUNWAY: Lined up and ready to speak at Thursday's Regional Sky service to Montreal are from left: Gov. Gina Raimondo, House Majority Leader K. Joseph Shekarchi, Senate Majority Leader Michael McCaffrey, Mayor Joseph Solomon and Rhode Island Airport Corporation board chair Jonathan Savage.

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  6. Check out the special $317 million Airbus jet that Singapore...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Times

    Singapore Airlines relaunched the longest flight in the world last week connecting its home base at Changi Airport with Newark Liberty International Airport just outside of New York City. Singapore Airlines uses a brand new variant of the Airbus A350 -900 for the flight called the ULR or ultra long range.

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  7. Singapore Airlines' ultra long-haul flight: Is this the future?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Singapore Airlines' move to reclaim the crown for the world's longest flight has thrown the future of ultra-long haul travel into the spotlight. At the same time, it also highlights the different approaches airlines are taking.

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  8. A look at Cobalt Air of CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KCEN

    This photo from Aug. 17, 2018, shows an Airbus A320-232 plane of low-cost Cypriot carrier Cobalt at Larnaca Airport. This file photo taken May 30, 2016, shows Cobalt airline CEO Andrew Pyne in front of a Cobalt jet at Larnaca airport ahead of the launch of the new Cyprus-based airline.

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  9. Shortcuts to the five best business class cabins in the sky, at economy pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    First class: In the Emirates A380, stock up on these tips to get into first class cabins for less. Photo / Sean Gallup, Getty Images Airline industry experts have been proclaiming the death of first class for years.

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  10. Watch: Behind the scenes of Air Tahiti Nui safety videoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  11. World's shortest scheduled flight may go electricRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Boing Boing

    Loganair's flights between Westray and Papa Westray, two islands in the Orkneys off the British coast, are the world's shortest at only 1.7 miles. They're planning to go electric, either by replacing the current plane's engines or getting a new one.

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  12. JetBlue is giving away free flights to volunteers in November with a catchRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | USA Today

    As part of JetBlue's For Good Month, the airline is flying a plane full of people to "Destination Good" for a volunteer experience on Nov. 27. JetBlue is giving away free flights to volunteers in November - with a catch As part of JetBlue's For Good Month, the airline is flying a plane full of people to "Destination Good" for a volunteer experience on Nov. 27. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: As part of JetBlue's For Good Month, the airline is flying a plane full of people to "Destination Good" for a volunteer experience on Nov. 27. The catch? The actual location won't be revealed until the morning the contest winners leave from New York's JFK International Airport.

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  13. How to fly the best first-class seats, cheaper than economyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    Airline industry experts have been proclaiming the death of first class for years. While some airlines have done away with it altogether, others are doubling down with palatial suite-style seats, lavish amenities, and services that pamper, both on the ground and in the air.

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  14. Ryanair crew left to fend for themselves without food or drink, union saysRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    A Ryanair crew was left with nowhere to go and nearly slept on the floor of an airport office after a flight was canceled, according to a cabin crew union, The BBC and the Irish Times report. In a photo shared by Facebook group Ryanair MUST Change Sunday, six people in Ryanair uniforms are seen laying on a floor.

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  15. Southampton Airport expansion plans put before public - and the reviews were mixedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    PLANS to expand Southampton Airport were met with mixed reviews from locals who took the chance to see them at the penultimate consultation. Residents from across the area expressed concerns over noise and air pollution, as well as falling property values after the proposals to extended its runway were on display at Bitterne Park School.

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  16. Southwest Airlines (LUV) Scheduled to Post Earnings on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Southwest Airlines is scheduled to be releasing its earnings data before the market opens on Thursday, October 25th. Analysts expect Southwest Airlines to post earnings of $1.06 per share for the quarter.

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  17. The Navy is buying its next Expeditionary Sea Base | Saab will...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Defence Industry Daily

    The Navy is modifying a support agreement with Boeing. The $136.9 million contract modification extends depot level maintenance and repair services for the P-8A's engines.

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  18. Meet Saudi Pilot Wesam Al Najjar Who Spent 4,000 hours in Cockpit, Flown to 100 StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Wesam Sameer Al-Najjar has spent nearly 4,000 hours in the cockpit and flown to more than 100 countries. As the first Saudi A380 pilot in the world, senior first officer Wesam Sameer Al-Najjar has already spent nearly 4,000 hours in the cockpit and flown to more than 100 countries, all before his 29th birthday later this month.

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  19. Swiss sends Airbus jets to Joramco for base maintenanceRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Flight Global

    The deal covers C-checks and heavy maintenance on Swiss's Airbus A320, A330 and A340 fleets, says the Jordanian MRO provider. It notes that, having begun its co-operation with the Lufthansa Group subsidiary in early 2017, it has completed 35 layovers for Swiss.

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  20. TAP A340 overran on take-off after intersection blunderRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Flight Global

    Brazilian investigators have finally disclosed that a taxi route error resulted in an Airbus A340-300's overrunning the runway on take-off from Rio de Janeiro, whereupon it collided with lights and navigation aids before climbing away. Investigation authority CENIPA detailed the circumstances in a 4 September document, released nearly seven years after the 8 December 2011 incident.

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