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Passengers outraged when US Airways flight attendant refuses to hang Army

Passengers outraged when US Airways flight attendant refuses to hang Army
U.S. Airways issued an apology over the incident. The statement reads: “We apologize for the situation and are reviewing the incident internally. We have a long and proud history of serving our military members and hold the men and women who serve our …
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Gulfstream launches two new jets, signs deals with Flexjet, Qatar Airways
(Reuters) – Gulfstream Aerospace Corp, a unit of General Dynamics Corp (GD.N), said it had launched two new business jets, the G500 and G600, and signed agreements for orders of up to 70 aircraft from Flexjet LLC and Qatar Airways. Dallas-based Flexjet …
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US Airways: 2 safe emergency landings at NC airport Saturday night, none hurt
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A US Airways flight from New York safely made an emergency landing Saturday evening at its destination in Charlotte after oxygen masks deployed in the final minutes amid indications of a pressurization issue, a spokesman said, adding …
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Thomson Airways to offer London to Costa Rica nonstop flights
British charter airline Thomson Airways announced its first route to Costa Rica. The airline will fly nonstop between London and Liberia, starting November 2015. The Costa Rican Tourism Board (ICT) said the airline will fly once a week from London's …
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Tiger Airways to Sublease 12 Airbus Aircraft to IndiGo

Tiger Airways to Sublease 12 Airbus Aircraft to IndiGo
An Airbus A320 jet belonging to Tiger Airways Holdings' former Indonesian unit, which was closed in July 2014, is parked at Kuala Lumpur International Airport earlier this year. Tiger agreed to sublease 12 of its aircraft to India's InterGlobe Aviation …
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SEE IT: Ebola prankster gets led off US Airways flight by Dominican Republic
Ebola is no joke. A flight bound from Philadelphia to the Dominican Republic was held on arrival for two anxious hours after a passenger sneezed and jokingly yelled he had Ebola. "I have Ebola, you are all screwed," the 54-year-old man, who has not …
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Thorne Travel's Shona Thorne says 'we're like Virgin Airways girls only bigger!'

Thorne Travel's Shona Thorne says 'we're like Virgin Airways girls only bigger!'
One of the stars of an unintentionally hilarious promo video for a small travel agent in Scotland that has become an internet sensation has described the women in it as 'like the Virgin Airways girls only bigger'. Shona Thorne, owner of Thorne Travel …
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Ebola joke sparks panic on US Airways flight
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC (CNN) — It was a nerve-racking two-hour ordeal for passengers on a U.S. Airways flight to the Dominican Republic when a so-called joke triggered a full-scale Ebola scare. A passenger set off a panic when he stood up and shouted, …
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Etihad Airways Partners to bring together 6 carriers including Jet Airways
DUBAI: Abu Dhabi-based UAE's national carrier Etihad Airways has unveiled Etihad Airways Partners, a new brand which brings together like-minded airlines like India's Jet Airways, to offer customers more choice through improved networks, schedules and …
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Thomson Airways plans to add family and couples seating options to flights
The days of getting a dirty look from fellow passengers when your child kicks the seat in front for the 14th time could soon be over – at least on Thomson Airways flights. “Family booths”, allowing four to six people to sit facing each other around a …
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US Airways flight delayed after passenger sneezed and yelled, 'I have Ebola!'
PHILADELPHIA (PIX11) – A US Airways flight from Philadelphia to the Dominican Republica had to be held at the landing gate Wednesday after a passenger sneezed then screamed, “I have Ebola! I've been to Africa!” The flight attendant says she thinks the …
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British Airways accused of hampering Ebola aid effort in west Africa

British Airways accused of hampering Ebola aid effort in west Africa
Aid agencies fighting Ebola in west Africa say they are being hampered by the decision of British Airways to suspend flights to the region. In August, BA announced it was halting flights to and from Sierra Leone and Liberia until December. It has now …
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Fire engines waiting on tarmac for Thomson Airways holiday flight forced to
A Thomson Airways plane was forced to make an emergency landing in Munich on Monday. The aircraft, which was heading to Dalaman in Turkey from Leeds, carried out the procedure due to a 'medical emergency' on board. Fire engines were waiting for …
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Inside Qatar Airways' new £4000 first class suites
Qatar Airways has unveiled its new Airbus A380 jet, which features an almost unrivalled first-class cabin. The upper deck of the plane features eight first-class 'suites' – ultra-wide seats which each measure 23 inches wide, and which are covered in a …
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US Airways Pilot: 'We Tried Compromise In 2007, Not Just Date of Hire'
The controversial seniority award that forever scarred the 2005 US Airways/America West merger is often viewed as a case where one side refused to compromise on a “date of hire” seniority list, an arbitrator issued a one-sided ruling and then the other …
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Liberia attacks British Airways for suspending flights to Ebola-hit country
A spokesman for British Airways said: "We suspended flights to Sierra Leone and Liberia in August due to our concerns about the public health situation in both countries. "Those flights have now been suspended until the end of March, 2015. "There are a …
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