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Wednesday, 20 June 2018 03:10
Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, has taken delivery of the third of 30 Boeing 737 Max 8s it has on order on June 13. The 737 MAX family has been designed to offer customers exceptional performance, flexibility and...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 03:03
Image copyright Royal Air Force Image caption Cpl Jonathan Bayliss was described as having a "wide beaming smile and dry humour" Security issues and a defence safety inquiry are set to delay an inquest into a Red Arrows engineer's death by more...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 02:40
Reaping the benefit of a worldwide recovery in air cargo, even amid fears of a global trade war, Boeing on Tuesday announced a big order from air package delivery specialist FedEx Express. FedEx ordered a dozen 777 freighters, for delivery...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 02:40
Kia Orana Air to offer domestic service by May. By Helen Greig RAROTONGA, Cook Islands (Cook Islands News, Dec. 30, 2009) – Kia Orana Air, the low-cost domestic airline first proposed in mid-2008, is now due to take off by May next year....
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 02:38
Brian Hoffman of Charleston, SC talks about being stranded for the past two days at Charlotte Douglas International Airport due to the problem with the crew scheduling and tracking system at PSA Airlines, a regional subsidiary of American...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 02:33
A computer glitch that grounded 2,500 American Airlines flights and left passengers stranded for days at a major U.S. airport has now been “stabilized” but it could still take days to sort out the mess, according to the airline. Between 200 and...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 02:32
PHOENIX — The flight attendant's story started to spread on Facebook over the weekend, as the debate over children being separated from their parents at the border raged. On a red-eye flight from Arizona to Miami last week, the story goes, the...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 02:30
The Federal Aviation Administration said the plane smashed into the ground north-west of the town of Wickenburg. Officials later added the small singe-engine Cirrus SR22 aircraft crashed at about 11.40am (7.40pm BST) on Tuesday. Two victims on...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 02:27
The Arizona Republic the union has confirmed the original Facebook post was authentic and written by a flight attendant. She declined to say how the union confirmed that or to name the flight attendant, flight number or airline, and whether the...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 02:25
Palestinians fired five rockets at southern Israel from the Gaza Strip overnight Tuesday-Wednesday, after Israeli aircraft hit three Hamas military bases in the south of the coastal enclave in response to numerous arson attacks launched across...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 02:20
(Reuters) - FedEx Express, a unit of package delivery company FedEx Corp , has ordered 24 medium and large freighters from Boeing Co , the world's biggest planemaker said on Tuesday, as e-commerce demand boosts air freight business. The new...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 02:10
Source: European Investment Bank. The Port of Cork marked a major milestone for the company today with the launch of the new Cork Container Terminal development in Ringaskiddy. The Cork Container Terminal will initially offer a 360 metre quay...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 02:10
Source: United States Department of Defense. Col. Sean J. Ryan, Spokesman, Combined Joint Task Force-Operation Inherent Resolve. STAFF: Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. We’re going to get started now. We’ll start with a quick audio check....
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 02:06
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Wednesday, 20 June 2018 02:05
(Reuters) - FedEx Express, a unit of package delivery company FedEx Corp , has ordered 24 medium and large freighters from Boeing Co , the world's biggest planemaker said on Tuesday, as e-commerce demand boosts air freight business. The new...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 02:03
The man who brought backpacking to the masses is now banking on business to make the world a better place. Together with his wife Maureen, Tony Wheelerfounder of the iconic Lonely Planet travel guidehas set aside 10 million pounds ($13.40...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 01:48
American businesses from Apple Inc and Walmart Inc to Boeing Co and General Motors Co all operate in China and are keen to expand. That hands Xi room to impose penalties such as customs delays, tax audits and increased regulatory scrutiny if...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 01:48
The flight attendant's story started to spread on Facebook over the weekend, as the debate over children being separated from their parents at the border raged. On a red-eye flight from Arizona to Miami last week, the story goes, the flight...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 01:45
The randomness of the act is chilling. “It’s terrible, it’s tragic that this happened to him,” Giroux has said earlier. “To remain unclaimed is equally tragic.” A crime without a known motive. These have been dreadful weeks, through May and...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 01:37
Authorities say one person has been injured in the crash of a small plane north of Wickenburg. WICKENBURG, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say one person has been injured in the crash of a small plane north of Wickenburg. Federal Aviation...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 01:36
NEW YORK June 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Private aviation operator Encompass Aviation LLC filed a lawsuit today against financially distressed membership based charter broker Surf Air Inc. , for whom Encompass has been acting as primary California...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 01:36
(Reuters) - FedEx Express, a unit of package delivery company FedEx Corp, has ordered 24 medium and large freighters from Boeing Co, the world's biggest planemaker said on Tuesday, as e-commerce demand boosts air freight business. The new...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 01:36
(Reuters) - FedEx Express, a unit of package delivery company FedEx Corp ( ), has ordered 24 medium and large freighters from Boeing Co ( ), the world’s biggest planemaker said on Tuesday, as e-commerce demand boosts air freight business. The...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 01:35
The FlySax aircraft that crashed killing all 10 passengers on board and crew was diverted to the JKIA upon the request of the company. The National Assembly Transport and Public Works committee was yesterday told three passengers were to catch...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 01:35
The newly upgraded Outering Road has been the scene of 23 deaths since January, making it Nairobi’s most dangerous highway. Waiyaki Way follows closely with 22 deaths, Mombasa Road 21 and the Eastern and Northern bypasses with nine deaths each....