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16 Oct 2006
Virgin Atlantic has acknowledged that there is a demand for in-flight mobile phone use.The airline says it is aware that a scheme allowing passengers to use their phones onboard wo...
13 Oct 2006
Virgin Atlantic Upper Class passengers are set to benefit from Gibson Guitar master classes.Should they wish to, passengers will be offered the chance to learn a piece of music whi...
12 Oct 2006
German airline Lufthansa has announced that it will be dropping its surcharge for all intercontinental flights.It comes in response to a recent drop in the price of crude oil over ...
11 Oct 2006
The new chief executive officer (CEO) of Airbus has delivered a grave warning to the company's staff.Louis Gallios has spoken out after former CEO, Christian Streiff, stepped down ...
9 Oct 2006
The Centre for Global Energy Studies (CGES) says airline passengers can expect to pay surcharges for some time yet.It comes as the price of oil falls and some groups are calling fo...
11 Sep 2006
Japan's second-largest airline has announced it is to launch two new low-cost airlines in 2007 to compete with a boom in the number of budget airlines, the Yomiuri Shimbun daily ha...
It has been revealed that the current restrictions on hand luggage at airports may be relaxed in the near future.Transport secretary Douglas Alexander has stated that the restricti...