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Qatar Airways Receives First A380

Qatar Airways has taken delivery of its first A380, one of ten on order, at a ceremony in Hamburg hosted by Airbus.  In the presence … More ››

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Cyprus Airways Returns to Stansted

Stansted Airport marked the return of Cyprus Airways scheduled flight services to and from Larnaca with a water arch salute by the Airport Fire Service … More ››

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Beluga Celebrates 20th Anniversary

With its maiden flight on September 13, 1994, the popular Beluga cargo aircraft, affectionately named after the white whale because of its remarkable shape, is … More ››

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Boeing Launches 737 MAX 200 With Ryanair

Boeing has launched the newest member of its 737 MAX family with a commitment from Ryanair for 100 aircraft.  Low-cost carrier Ryanair will be the first … More ››

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Birmingham Records Busiest Ever Month

Birmingham Airport, UK, has recorded the busiest month in its 75 year history, as over one million passengers used the Midlands airport during August. Passenger … More ››

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Ethihad Launches Arrivals Lounge in Abu Dhabi

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has enhanced its premium service offering at Abu Dhabi International Airport with the opening of … More ››

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United Receives North America’s First 787-9

Boeing and United Airlines are celebrating the delivery of the airline’s first 787-9 Dreamliner.  United will become the first airline in North America to operate … More ››

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Singapore Changi Introduces Long-haul Rebates

Following its announcement of the Growth and Assistance Incentive (GAIN) programme in June, Changi Airport Group (CAG) has provided additional details of landing fee rebates … More ››

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Airports Commission Rejects Thames Estuary Option

The Airports Commission has announced its decision not to add the inner Thames estuary airport proposal to its shortlist of options for providing new UK … More ››

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First Boeing 787 Dreamliner for Xiamen

Boeing and Xiamen Airlines have celebrated the delivery of the airline’s first 787 Dreamliner. “We are excited to receive our first 787 Dreamliner which is … More ››

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