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Airbus A350 XWB Completes Route Proving World Tour

The Airbus A350-900 has successfully completed a series of route proving trials after visiting 14 cities over the past three weeks.  At the technical route … More ››

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AeroGround Signs Adria Airways Agreement

AeroGround Flughafen München GmbH, the ground handling subsidiary of the Munich Airport operating company (FMG), has signed an agreement with the Slovenian airline Adria Airways … More ››

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Air New Zealand – Singapore Airlines Alliance Approved

Air New Zealand has welcomed the August 7 decision by the New Zealand Minister of Transport to approve the alliance between Air New Zealand and … More ››

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Emirates Touches Down in Chicago

Emirates has completed the first flight of what is now a daily nonstop passenger service from Dubai to Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport. The inaugural flight … More ››

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IAG Converts A350-900 Options to Orders

International Airlines Group, (IAG), has converted eight Airbus A350-900 options into firm orders for Iberia.  It makes the airline a new customer for the A350XWB Family. … More ››

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LAX Reports 6.5% Passenger Rise

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) officials have reported that total passengers during the first six months of 2014 rose 6.5% to 34,336,315 passengers from 32,217,517 … More ››

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Monarch Launches Personal In-flight Entertainment System

Monarch Airlines has announced the launch of MPlayer, its personal inflight entertainment service.  MPlayer allows customers to connect to the on-board wireless network via their … More ››

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No Survivors From Air Algerie AH5017

The French President, Francois Hollande has said there are no survivors from the 116 passengers and crew on Air Algerie flight AH5017 that crashed in … More ››

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Turkish Airlines Launches Gazipaşa/Alanya Flights

Turkish Airlines began direct services from Istanbul Atatürk Airport to Antalya Gazipaşa Airport, Turkey, on July 25.  A twice-daily return service is now operational with … More ››

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Aegean Moves to Heathrow’s Terminal 2

On July 23, Aegean Airlines transferred it operations to Heathrow’s Terminal 2: The Queen’s Terminal, which opened on June 2. Aegean celebrations linked to its … More ››

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