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Flydubai cuts fares by up to 50%

Flydubai cuts fares by up to 50% Discounts offered on trips to Prague, Maldives, Russia, Georgia, Thailand, India,Ukraine Dubai: Budget carrier flydubai has slashed its fares across a number of routes, in an apparent bid to stimulate demand after the peak summer travel period. The airline ann... Read More

September 17th, 2017
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Cathay Pacific Firms Up Airbus A321neo Order

Cathay Pacific Firms Up Airbus A321neo Order Cathay Pacific and Airbus have agreed final terms for an order for 32 A321neo aircraft, in a deal worth USD$4.06 billion at list prices. The aircraft will replace 15 A320s and eight A321s operated by the airline’s regional unit Cathay Dragon. The ... Read More

September 17th, 2017
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Russian airline orders six 777s, helping bridge Boeing’s delivery gap

Russian airline orders six 777s, helping bridge Boeing’s delivery gap Boeing revealed that a new firm order for six 777 passenger jets was placed by Aeroflot of Russia. The sale helps bridge the delivery gap between the current 777s and the forthcoming 777X. A day after Boeing chief executiv... Read More

September 17th, 2017
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Are North Korean missile tests a risk to commercial planes?

Are North Korean missile tests a risk to commercial planes? When North Korea sends missiles across Japan into the Pacific, they fly though international airspace - above and past civilian aircraft. As Japan sounds alarms warning citizens to seek shelter, what is the risk that one of Pyongyang's ... Read More

September 17th, 2017
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Boeing tips China to need $1.1tr new planes over next 20 years

Boeing tips China to need $1.1tr new planes over next 20 years Boeing predicts China would need 7,240 new commercial jets by 2036 with a market value of nearly $1.1tr Beijing: Boeing says China will need more than a trillion dollars-worth of new aeroplanes over the next two decades as the cash... Read More

September 10th, 2017
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SpiceJet shows long-haul intent with Boeing-Airbus contest

SpiceJet shows long-haul intent with Boeing-Airbus contest Carrier is evaluating the US manufacturer’s biggest 787-10 Dreamliner together with Airbus’s A350-1000 London: Indian budget airline SpiceJet Ltd has begun an order contest between Boeing Co. and Airbus SE for wide-body aircraft, i... Read More

September 10th, 2017
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US Increases Screening Of Air Freight From Turkey

US Increases Screening Of Air Freight From Turkey Air freight arriving in the United States from Turkey will have to go through enhanced screening, the Transportation Security Administration announced. The additional screening has been introduced after an incident at Sydney Airport in July whe... Read More

September 10th, 2017
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