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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[ 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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Fiji Airways resumes Kiribati flights after remedial works

Fiji Airways resumes Kiribati flights after remedial works
The move stranded Kiribati travelers in Nadi for almost two weeks until Saturday, when Fiji Airways flights resumed. Two independent safety auditors from New Zealand visited Tarawa on Friday to inspect, and Fiji Airways says its has been assured that …
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Solar Impulse test flights begin as team prepares to continue around-the-world
HAWAII // Solar Impulse 2 pilot Bertrand Piccard has been conducting test flights as he prepares to continue his round-the-world attempt. The 20 hours of test flights, which began in March, are as much about the Swiss pilot as the solar-powered aircraft.
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Alaska to offer Bellingham flights to Hawaii's Big Island
Alaska Airlines has tweaked its seasonal schedule out of Bellingham, and that will mean direct flights to Hawaii's Big Island. The airline announced that it will begin weekly flights between Bellingham and Kona on Saturday, Nov. 12. The seasonal …
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Cheap flight deals for weekend getaways from £17
Looking for cheap flights or fancy a last-minute holiday? Each week we round-up the best travel offers and the cheapest flights to a range of destinations. So whether it's a sunny beach or a budget city break you're looking for, check out the best …
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