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Aviation and tourism are concern areas for insurers

According to Gallagher survey, aviation and tourism sectors are areas of concern for insurers. Aviation (26.9 percent) is the top sector of concern and tourism (10 percent) is the third-highest among sectors cited by underwriters when questioned about what concerned …

  • North Korean airline commences brand new route to China

    Published on : Wednesday, March 29, 2017

    The national airline of North Korea has commenced a new flight service to Dandong in China that brings the total of its regularly scheduled international destinations to as much as five.   This is the very first Air Koryo flight …

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  • Stansted Airport runway closed following protests

    Published on : Wednesday, March 29, 2017

    Three people were arrested after anti-deportation protesters locked themselves into a plane at Stansted Airport. The airport had to briefly close the airport following the incident.   Activists said they were attempting to keep a “deportation flight” used to remove …

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  • Peruvian Airlines flight catches fire, makes emergency landing

    Published on : Wednesday, March 29, 2017

    A commercial plane of Peru, particularly of Peruvian Airlines had little choice but to opt for an emergency landing at an airport in the Andes soon after it had caught fire on Tuesday as per the reports of the local …

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  • Smoke alarm triggers emergency landing of Cathay Dragon

    Published on : Wednesday, March 29, 2017

    A flight of Cathay Dragon that was travelling for the mainland for Hong Kong returned and made an emergency landing at the international airport of the city on Monday night.   The incident took place following the triggering of a …

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  • Bombardier Q400 Aircraft Continues to Support Porter Airlines’ Growth

    Published on : Tuesday, March 28, 2017

    Porter Airlines and Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that the airline’s fleet has grown to 29 aircraft with Bombardier’s delivery of another Q400 turboprop. Porter exclusively flies Q400 airliners.   Porter’s home base at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is …

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  • Asia Pacific Airlines Traffic Results – February 2017

    Published on : Tuesday, March 28, 2017

    Preliminary traffic figures for the month of February released today by the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) showed continued growth in international air passenger demand, whilst the pace of expansion in air cargo markets quickened, with solid increases in …

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  • American Airlines confirm strategic relationship with China Southern Airlines

    Published on : Tuesday, March 28, 2017

    American Airlines has committed to make a US$200 million equity investment in China Southern Airlines, creating a strong foundation for a long-term relationship between two of the world’s biggest carriers. China Southern is the largest airline in China and is …

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  • United Airlines calls for more tolerance over inflight clothing

    Published on : Tuesday, March 28, 2017

    Being one of the world’s biggest airlines, United tried to squirm the way out of a row about passengers’ clothing where they said that dress code for airline travellers with passes and free tickets will be eased.     United …

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  • Cebu Pacific 2016 Earns Double

    Published on : Tuesday, March 28, 2017

    The Philippines’ leading carrier, Cebu Pacific Air  posted a net income of PHP9.8 Billion in 2016, up 122% year-on-year, on the back of the strong demand for low-cost air travel and robust growth in ancillary revenues, which include baggage fees, …

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  • Passenger films smoke pouring from plane’s wing before emergency landing

    Published on : Tuesday, March 28, 2017

    A video has captured the shocking footage of the moment when smoke started billowing out from the wing of an aircraft in mid-flight.   Josh Jacobs, Boston resident was on board the flight that was bound for Shanghai when it …

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  • Hawaiian Airlines makes emergency landing in Kahului

    Published on : Tuesday, March 28, 2017

    A Honolulu-bound flight that had been flying from Oakland had to go for an emergency landing in the region of Kahului on Monday immediately after the passengers on board the flight smelt smoke inside the cabin.   However, none of …

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  • Cathay Pacific Airways and Lufthansa Group agree cooperation

    Published on : Monday, March 27, 2017

    Cathay Pacific Airways, the Hong Kong–based airline, and the Lufthansa Group, Europe’s leading airline group, will offer their passengers selected flights under their partner’s flight number in future (code-sharing). For Lufthansa Group customers, this will significantly improve the connections available …

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  • United Airlines bars two teens in leggings from flight

    Published on : Monday, March 27, 2017

    A United Airlines flight had barred two teenage girl from boarding the flight on Sunday since they failed to meet the dress code for special pass travellers, as reported by the company in its statement on Twitter amidst a social …

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  • airBaltic Launches Riga – Odessa

    Published on : Monday, March 27, 2017

    The Latvian airline airBaltic yesterday launched a new route between Riga and Odessa. The new route offers a new summer holiday destination for travellers from the Baltics, as well as convenient travel options to Riga and beyond to destinations in …

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  • airBaltic Launches Vilnius – Paris

    Published on : Monday, March 27, 2017

    The Latvian airline airBaltic launched flights on Vilnius – Paris route. The route offers more convenient travel options for travellers from Lithuania and France.   Wolfgang Reuss, SVP of Network Management of airBaltic: “We are delighted to return to Vilnius …

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  • Boom supersonic jet from London to New York is will be ready by early 2020s

    Published on : Monday, March 27, 2017

    The Boom Supersonic jet capable of flying passengers from London to New York in three hours and 15 minutes has raised $33m (£26m) in Series A funding, enough to build and fly the prototype XB-1. “Baby Boom”, as they have …

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  • Air Arabia adds Trabzon to Turkey network

    Published on : Monday, March 27, 2017

    Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa’s first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC), announced Trabzon as its latest Turkish destination to enter its route network, starting 23 June 2017.   The new seasonal non-stop service provides passengers the chance …

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  • Etihad Airways reassures passengers following directive on US-bound electronic ban

    Published on : Monday, March 27, 2017

    Etihad Airways is reassuring passengers of its highest level of service to minimise disruption following the introduction of a new US travel directive on electronic devices.   Effective March 25, passengers on all US-bound flights from, or transiting through, Abu …

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  • Qatar Airways Switches Lights Off For Earth Hour

    Published on : Monday, March 27, 2017

    To mark Earth Hour on 25 March 2017, Qatar Airways switched off the lights at its corporate headquarters between 8:30 and 9:30pm in an effort to encourage communities and individuals to come together to highlight the importance of combatting climate …

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  • SAS flight makes emergency landing at Munich

    Published on : Saturday, March 25, 2017

    A flight of SAS (Scandinavian Airlines) that was travelling from Munich to Oslo had to go for an emergency landing at the Munich International Airport on Friday, following the dysfunctioning of one of the engines of the SAS Boeing 737 …

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