Chinese Authorities Lift Airport Plan Total To 370

A Chinese airport construction plan is weighted to the south and west of the country. Three airport clusters are planned.

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Bishkek 747 Crash Highlights Riskiest Phase Of Flight

Kyrgyzstan crash highlights persistent safety problem with approach and landings
The failure of the freighter crew to perform a go-around after a flawed instrument approach in Kyrgyzstan in January was not all that uncommon, based on the forensics of approach and landing accidents.

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UK airlines face turbulence after Brexit – MarketWatch


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UK airlines face turbulence after Brexit
MarketWatch
"There is plenty of time for any of these changes to be implemented," Mr. Byde said. International Consolidated Airlines Group SA, the holding company of British Airways, Iberia and Vueling, is registered in Madrid which may give it more flexibility ...
UK Airlines Face Bumpy Post-Brexit PathWall Street Journal (subscription)

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Airlines go into battle over inflight Wi-Fi – The Australian Financial Review


The Australian Financial Review

Airlines go into battle over inflight Wi-Fi
The Australian Financial Review
In-flight Wi-Fi is shaping up as the next battleground for Qantas and Virgin as the fiercely competitive airlines start testing the technology that would potentially allow passengers to watch Netflix on most Australian domestic flights in just over a ...

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American Airlines co-pilot dies during landing in New Mexico – CNN


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American Airlines co-pilot dies during landing in New Mexico
CNN
American Airlines Flight 1353, a Boeing 737-800 flying from Dallas-Fort Worth to Albuquerque, was 2 miles from landing when the captain declared an emergency, citing "a medical issue" aboard, according to a Federal Aviation Administration spokesman ...
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China’s Big Three Airlines Set to Report Biggest Combined Profit Since 2010 – Skift


Skift

China's Big Three Airlines Set to Report Biggest Combined Profit Since 2010
Skift
Among rivals bearing the brunt of that expansion is Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd., the marquee airline that owns about 18 percent of flag carrier Air China. The Hong Kong carrier just embarked on a three-year corporate transformation program, which ...
Here's Why American Airlines Just Invested in China's Biggest AirlineMotley Fool
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American Airlines first officer dies during landing in New Mexico – fox4kc.com


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American Airlines first officer dies during landing in New Mexico
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SEATTLE (CNN) — An American Airlines first officer died Wednesday after becoming incapacitated during the last phases of landing at Albuquerque, New Mexico, two people familiar with the situation said. American Airlines Flight 1353, a Boeing 737-800 ...

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American Airlines first officer dies during landing in New Mexico – CNN International


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American Airlines first officer dies during landing in New Mexico
CNN International
American Airlines Flight 1353, a Boeing 737-800 flying from Dallas-Fort Worth to Albuquerque, was 2 miles from landing when the captain declared an emergency, citing "a medical issue" aboard, according to a Federal Aviation Administration spokesman.

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Does American Airlines Have 100% Upside? – Seeking Alpha


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Does American Airlines Have 100% Upside?
Seeking Alpha
My investment thesis on American Airlines Group (NASDAQ:AAL) for a while now has suggested the market was overlooking the new profit focus on the airline. The theory was further backed by the recent large-scale investments by Berkshire Hathaway ...

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Shares in Flybe dip 12 per cent as budget airline hit by cheaper rail fares – The Sun


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Shares in Flybe dip 12 per cent as budget airline hit by cheaper rail fares
The Sun
FLYBE yesterday revealed it made a loss in the past year — blaming cheaper train travel. Shares in the budget airline, Britain's biggest domestic carrier, nosedived 12 per cent in early trading after warning of “sharpened price activity from rail ...

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Sydney woman sues airline for $200000 after suitcase fell on her head – 9Honey


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Sydney woman sues airline for $200000 after suitcase fell on her head
9Honey
A 37-year-old Sydney woman is suing China Eastern Airlines after a suitcase fell from the overhead locker on a long-haul flight, allegedly leaving her with headaches and a permanent dent in her forehead. Kalisfena Egorova was flying back to Australia ...

American Airlines’ hub in Charlotte has a new nerve center – Charlotte Observer (blog)


Charlotte Observer (blog)

American Airlines' hub in Charlotte has a new nerve center
Charlotte Observer (blog)
American Airlines operates its second-busiest hub at Charlotte Douglas, second to Dallas/Fort Worth. The airline operates some 650 daily flights at Charlotte. The company spent $5 million on the Hub Control Center renovation. The facility, also known ...
Room with a view: American Airlines overhauls CLT hub tower (PHOTOS)Charlotte Business Journal

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Great Falls airport lands more flights from 3 airlines – Great Falls Tribune


Great Falls Tribune

Great Falls airport lands more flights from 3 airlines
Great Falls Tribune
Expanded service this summer by three airlines will make it easier for business people and families to fly out of Great Falls International Airport, while boosting tourism traffic from three key growth markets into Great Falls, Airport Director John ...

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UK Airlines Face Bumpy Post-Brexit Path – Wall Street Journal (subscription)


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UK Airlines Face Bumpy Post-Brexit Path
Wall Street Journal (subscription)
International Consolidated Airlines Group SA, ICAGY -1.49% the holding company of British Airways, Iberia and Vueling, is registered in Madrid which may give it more flexibility post-Brexit. The company said it doesn't provide a breakdown of the ...
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Richard Branson Has Some Words for Alaska Airlines – Condé Nast Traveler


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Richard Branson Has Some Words for Alaska Airlines
Condé Nast Traveler
It's been just over a year since Sir Richard Branson told us that “Virgin America will never disappear from the United States,” going so far as to add that he'd consider launching a brand new airline to keep the famously playful brand alive. Well, it ...
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A Faster Answer for Lost Baggage With a Hidden Benefit for Airlines – Wall Street Journal (subscription)


Wall Street Journal (subscription)

A Faster Answer for Lost Baggage With a Hidden Benefit for Airlines
Wall Street Journal (subscription)
Big airlines will soon allow travelers to electronically tell carriers where to deliver their lost luggage. WSJ's Scott McCartney joins Lunch Break With Tanya Rivero and also explains how the move will also allow airlines to improve their baggage ...

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Here’s Why American Airlines Just Invested in China’s Biggest Airline – Motley Fool


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Here's Why American Airlines Just Invested in China's Biggest Airline
Motley Fool
United Airlines has historically had the strongest route network to Asia of the U.S. legacy carriers. Its hub in San Francisco is widely acknowledged to be the best legacy carrier hub on the West Coast, and United also flies to Asia from several other ...
China's Big Three Airlines Set to Report Biggest Combined Profit Since 2010Skift
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Frontier Airlines said to be aiming for IPO in second quarter – The … – The Denver Post


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Frontier Airlines said to be aiming for IPO in second quarter – The ...
The Denver Post
Frontier Airlines is aiming to go public as soon as the second quarter, people with knowledge of the matter said.
Frontier Airlines is setting course for IPO soon, says report | 9news ...9NEWS.com

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Chinese airline recruits globally at Gatwick – Crawley Observer – Crawley Observer


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Chinese airline recruits globally at Gatwick - Crawley Observer
Crawley Observer
A Chinese airline is taking on flight attendants globally at Gatwick Airport as part of its international recruitment plan.

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Airlines warn about travel turbulence as Brexit begins – CBS News


CBS News

Airlines warn about travel turbulence as Brexit begins
CBS News
Since Britain's June 23 vote to leave the EU, easyJet shares are down 35 percent, Wizz Air's are down 18 percent, Ryanair's are up 4 percent and British Airways owner IAG's are up 0.7 percent. Shares in Germany's ... Another issue for airlines is ...
Ryanair flight sale – airline launches Article 50 Brexit special with tickets from £9.99The Sun
British airlines warned over post-Brexit flight restrictionsFinancial Times
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