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Concord: Commercial flights begin to Burbank, Las Vegas from Buchanan Airport
Roughly 50 people, including city and county officials, airport staff and community members, gathered Tuesday morning to celebrate the launch of JetSuite's inaugural flight from Buchanan Field to Burbank's Bob Hope Airport, the first in what will be …
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Travel website Kayak adds 4/20 reference to Denver flights
DENVER — Travel-booking website Kayak added a small marijuana reference to Denver International Airport flights for 4/20. When searching for flights, if you choose Denver for an airport, a small pot leaf icon shows up in the search box. You can try it …
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New carriers bring more flight options to LAX
New carriers to Los Angeles International Airport are bringing routes to England, Iceland and European cities — mostly at budget prices. Thomas Cook Airlines plans to start operating nonstop service between L.A. and Manchester, England, on May 2.
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Elite Airways adds summer Maine connection, additional Vero flight

Elite Airways adds summer Maine connection, additional Vero flight
The Portland, Maine-based airline on Friday announced a summer connection to Bar Harbor, Maine, to its Thursday and Sunday Vero Beach-Newark flights. Friday flights, originally designated as temporary, will continue through July, and local travelers …
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Long-Haul Flights Get Longer
Ultralong flights are back in favor as airlines look to make the most of fuel prices hovering near multiyear lows and newer generation planes that are more fuel efficient, enabling them to tap passenger preferences for nonstop routes, despite the hours …
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New rules for FIFO workers
“Mining companies have worked with airlines to implement additional strategies such as enforcing the wearing of uniforms on flights to increase employee visibility, and advising employees that codes of conduct apply during travel.” Ironically, a staff …
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Business Day|Norwegian Airline Gets Initial Approval for More US Flights
The announcement from the Transportation Department is a victory for the airline, which started flights to the United States three years ago but whose application to certify its Irish subsidiary was bitterly opposed by labor unions and domestic …
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Holidaymakers furious as stag party revellers disrupt Glasgow-bound flight
Phil Ward, managing director of Jet2 said: “Our Onboard Together initiative supports our crew to take appropriate action to stamp out disruptive passenger behaviour on our flights, in order to protect both customers and fellow colleagues. "Many of our …
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Tajikistan to launch direct flights to Pakistan from May 6
Islamabad – Tajikistan is set to launch direct flights to Pakistan from May 6, ahead of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's visit to Dushanbe for inaugurating the Central Asia-South Asia (Casa) 1,000 power import project. The flights, beginning from May 6 …
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Air France-KLM baggage fee rises on European flights
Air France-KLM has increased the fee for check-in baggage on economy flights in Europe by €5. The fee increase, which came in last month saw the charge per-one-way trip rising to €25 when purchased online and €35 when purchased at the airport.
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Foynes flights put our region on map

Foynes flights put our region on map
Up to 10 flights a week came through Foynes between 1939 and 1945. However, the construction and opening in 1942 of Shannon Airport on flat bogland on the northern bank of the Shannon Estuary started a new chapter in aviation history for the Mid-West …
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Severe weather grounds flights at Houston airports
Flooding and severe weather in and around Houston have been causing serious problems for fliers trying to get in and out of both George Bush Intercontinental Airport and William P. Hobby Airport today. While severe weather continues to affect air …
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Saudia set to increase flights to LA from June 1
JEDDAH — Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia), will increase its flights between Saudi Arabia and Los Angeles from 3 flights a week to 5 flights weekly from June 1, 2016. This is in anticipation of increased demand during the peak season and in keeping …
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American Airlines Says TSA Lines Causing Miami Travelers to Miss Flights
South Florida's biggest airline says it's seeing large numbers of its passengers grounded after standing in TSA checkpoint lines and they say something needs to be done about it. American Airlines has far more flights out of Miami International Airport …
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Air France Resumes Flights to Iran After 8 Years
Air France resumed flights to Iran Sunday after last year's landmark deal to curb Iranian nuclear activities, as part of larger French and European efforts to rebuild trade ties long frozen by sanctions. The direct flight from Paris to Tehran was the …
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Fundraiser to aid veterans in D.C. honor flights
The “Operation Airlift Biker Ride” family fundraiser will run from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the post's parking lot, 4830 S. 21st St. A cash bar will be open, and donations will be accepted in the parking lot for Patriotic Productions, which is sponsoring …
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[ April 24, 2016 ] Overland Airways to launch Akure-Abuja flights April 25th

[ April 24, 2016 ] Overland Airways to launch Akure-Abuja flights April 25th
The flights which will be operated three times weekly on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, demonstrate a strategic partnership with the government and people of Ondo, the Sunshine State, to accelerate economic development in the State and its environs.
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POLL QUESTION United adding new seasonal flights between Bangor and Newark
The first United Airlines flight from Chicago O'Hare International Airport landed in Bangor at Bangor International Airport on Thursday afternoon, June 5, 2014. It was greeted by a pair of firetrucks shooting arcs of water over the plane as it taxied …
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Changi Airport comes up tops in Asia for self-connected flights: Report
A total of 33 per cent of seats booked to Los Angeles International Airport are part of a self-connect trip, making it the top airport in the Americas for self-connect flights. In Europe, Dublin Airport comes up tops, as 28 per cent of seats booked to …
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Year round flights unveiled between Dublin and Newquay

Year round flights unveiled between Dublin and Newquay
Cornwall and Ireland will be connected by air all year round in a further boost to Newquay Airport. Aer Lingus has announced the route between Newquay and Dublin will operate year-round, with a minimum of three flights a week in winter and up to seven …
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JetSuiteX has launched daily semi-private jet flights between the Bay Area and Southern California for just $ 109. The Irvine-based carrier hopes to lure travelers who are sick of standing in long lines for security and baggage checks. Passengers can …
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Few slots at Mumbai airport for flights to small towns in Gujarat, Maharashtra

Few slots at Mumbai airport for flights to small towns in Gujarat, Maharashtra
“There was a Jet Airways flight from Bhavnagar to Mumbai. The flight has stopped; there are slot issues at the Mumbai airport,” said Member of Parliament from Gujarat Bharati Dhirubhai Shiyal. “We met the Prime Minister and he has assured us that Air …
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POLL QUESTION United adding new seasonal flights between Bangor and Newark
The first United Airlines flight from Chicago O'Hare International Airport landed in Bangor at Bangor International Airport on Thursday afternoon, June 5, 2014. It was greeted by a pair of firetrucks shooting arcs of water over the plane as it taxied …
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Ryanair to test connecting flights
Ireland-based low-cost carrier (LCC) Ryanair will trial flight transfers this summer as it moves another step closer to mainstream airline practices. For years, Ryanair has been a strictly point-to-point carrier, going so far in years past as to …
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Civilian flights resume to Kumamoto, but damaged terminal makes travel one-way

Civilian flights resume to Kumamoto, but damaged terminal makes travel one-way
Kumamoto Airport in quake-stricken Kyushu reopened Tuesday to commercial flights, but it is unable to offer security checks and baggage handling, so planes are leaving empty. A total of 18 arrivals were scheduled for Tuesday, including three Japan …
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Why are short distance flights so expensive in South Africa?
According to a Corporate Traveller survey issued on Wednesday, flying to Durban and Cape Town from Johannesburg is more expensive than flying to New York‚ London‚ Singapore and Sydney when taking cost per kilometre into account. Guy Leitch, Editor …
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This week's travel agenda: new flights, charity challenges and pop-up hostels
Finnair has launched flights from Edinburgh to Helsinki, opening up its long-haul route network to Scottish travellers. The new service will operate three times a week, increasing to four over the summer, with onward connections to destinations …
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Rain in Houston area floods neighborhoods, closes schools, cancels flights
HOUSTON — Storms have dumped more than a foot of rain in the Houston area, flooding dozens of neighborhoods and forcing the closure of city offices and the suspension of public transit. The National Weather Service says the area received up to 16 …
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Qantas cuts back flights in face of falling demand and confidence
Qantas shares have plunged after the airline and its low-cost spin-off, Jetstar, said it was cutting back planned flights on domestic routes in response to reduced demand from Australians worried about the economy and the upcoming election. Qantas …
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