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IAG chooses Paris as second hub for low-cost airline Level

IAG chooses Paris as second hub for low-cost airline Level

29/11/2017. British Airways owner IAG chose Paris as a second base for its discount airline Level, which will offer transatlantic flights to destinations like New York and the Caribbean as carriers compete to lower prices on longer routes.

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Airbus, Siemens, Rolls Royce to test hybrid-electric plane in 2020

Airbus, Siemens, Rolls Royce to test hybrid-electric plane in 2020

29/11/2017. Airbus, Siemens and Rolls-Royce have partnered up to produce a prototype of a hybrid-electric plane, expected to fly in 2020.

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Airlines cancel Bali flights to early December

Airlines cancel Bali flights to early December

28/11/2017. Many airlines have decided to cancel their flights to Bali for several days since Monday's temporary closure of I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport due to the eruption of Mount Agung on the resort island, kompas.com reported on Tuesday.The airport authority closed the ai

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Lombok International Airport reopens

Lombok International Airport reopens

28/11/2017. While Ngurah Rai International Airport in Bali is currently closed until the next 18 hours, Lombok International Airport reopened on Monday morning (Nov.27) after being closed for one full day due to volcanic ash from Mount Agung.With this news, there’s a possibility that stranded tou

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Airbus A380s: Amedeo aircraft leasing company to create own airline for superjumbos

Airbus A380s: Amedeo aircraft leasing company to create own airline for superjumbos

28/11/2017. An Irish aircraft leasing company is creating its own airline because it can't find anyone to borrow its A380 superjumbos.Dublin-based Amedeo counts eight A380s among its fleet, and has a further 20 on order from Airbus, but such is the lack of interest in the world's largest passenge

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Dana Air lists achievements in nine years of operation

Dana Air lists achievements in nine years of operation

27/11/2017. Dana Airlines Limited at the weekend in Lagos celebrated its ninth year of operation in Nigeria listing as part of its achievements its investment in the hiring and training of   several Nigerian pilots, cabin crew and aeronautical engineers and the introduction of several innovations

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Bali airport's closure due to volcano has affected 445 flights – operator

Bali airport's closure due to volcano has affected 445 flights – operator

27/11/2017. The closure of I Gusti Ngurah Rai airport on the Indonesian island of Bali due to a volcanic eruption has affected 445 flights, including 196 international routes, its operator said on Monday.PT Angkasa Pura, the operator, has prepared five alternative airports for airlines to divert

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Oman Air increases baggage allowance to India, Philippines

Oman Air increases baggage allowance to India, Philippines

27/11/2017. Oman Air is offering an increased baggage allowance on flights from Muscat to India and the Philippines until December 15.Oman Air at present offers an allowance of two bags per person weighing up to 30kg in total, but guests flying between Muscat and the following Indian cities can n

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China airlines court Cathay pilots facing pay squeeze

China airlines court Cathay pilots facing pay squeeze

26/11/2017.  Chinese airlines are circling disaffected pilots at Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific Airways, offering sky-high salaries to fill a shortage of experienced captains in a rapidly expanding aviation industry.

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Flights cancelled as Bali volcano erupts for second time

Flights cancelled as Bali volcano erupts for second time

26/11/2017. Jetstar has resumed flights to Bali, after the second eruption of the Mt Agung volcano within a week forced it to cancel flights to the island on Saturday night.The airline says its senior pilots have assessed the volcanic ash conditions at the popular tourist destination on Sunday mo

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