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Sharjah to build Dh110m private jet terminal

Sharjah to build Dh110m private jet terminal Terminal to contribute to developing Sharjah’s aviation industry Dubai: Sharjah’s Airport Authority announced on Thursday it is investing Dh110 million to build a new private jet terminal at Sharjah International Airport. In a statement, the Auth... Read More

July 23rd, 2017
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Holiday flight departs after 38-hour delay

Holiday flight departs after 38-hour delay A flight from Aberdeen to Faro in Portugal has finally arrived at its destination after take-off was delayed by more than 38 hours. The 140 holidaymakers had been stranded at Aberdeen Airport since arriving on Thursday morning for what should have been ... Read More

July 23rd, 2017
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EasyJet creates new airline to continue flying in EU after Brexit

EasyJet creates new airline to continue flying in EU after Brexit EasyJetEurope will have its headquarters in Vienna, as the low-cost carrier acts to stem the impact of Britain's exit from the EU. EasyJet is creating a new airline so it can continue flying in the European Union after Brexit. ... Read More

July 16th, 2017
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UAE, India boost aviation cooperation

UAE, India boost aviation cooperation NEW DELHI: The UAE and India have explored ways to take bilateral relations to a higher level with special emphasis on the aviation sector. The two sides discussed the possibility of signing a new agreement to utilise the high potential for travel growth bet... Read More

July 16th, 2017
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Etihad slams American Airlines for ending codeshare deal

Etihad slams American Airlines for ending codeshare deal Abu Dhabi-based airline says decision is ‘anti-competitive and anti-consumer’ Etihad slams American Airlines for ending codeshare deal Abu Dhabi-based airline says decision is ‘anti-competitive and anti-consumer’ Published: 17:... Read More

July 16th, 2017
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Air Zimbabwe lays off half its workforce amid financial woes

Air Zimbabwe lays off half its workforce amid financial woes Zimbabwe's state-owned airline has laid off 200 workers, roughly half of its staff, with immediate effect. The job losses are part of a turnaround strategy to bring struggling Air Zimbabwe back to profitability from a $300m (£230m) de... Read More

July 16th, 2017
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Boeing Deliveries Edge Down in Second Quarter

Boeing Deliveries Edge Down in Second Quarter Boeing reported its commercial aircraft delivery numbers for the second quarter, and updated its order total. In the second quarter to end June, the company delivered 183 aircraft, down from the 199 handed over in the same period last year. Boei... Read More

July 9th, 2017
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