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11 Dec 2013
Airline talks up pay-by-weight fares
The boss of an airline that introduced pay-by-weight fares on its routes has claimed they have proved popular with its customers. ...
10 Dec 2013
EU follows suit with electronic devices
The European Union's Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has updated its guidance regarding the use of portable electronic devices (PED) ...
London Gatwick-Tel Aviv service launched by easyJet
Budget carrier easyJet is to begin operating between London Gatwick and Tel Aviv from 1 April 2014.Tickets for the new flight, which wi...
US Airways-American merger complete
US Airways and American Airlines have completed their merger to form the world's biggest airline. Between the two carriers, cu...
9 Dec 2013
KLM launches 'Wannagives'
KLM has launched a unique gift-giving product on its intercontinental routes and longer-distance European flights.Those wanting to trea...
6 Dec 2013
Delta spreads festive cheer with drinks trolleys
Delta Airlines is bringing festive fun to cities across the USA with a new 'Cheer Carts' initiative. In an accompanying ad...
Air Canada unveils new Dreamliner cabins
Air Canada has unveiled its new Dreamliner cabins, with passengers able to go online and take a virtual tour of the aircraft. The ...
2 Dec 2013
Etihad cleans up at awards ceremony
Etihad Airways has taken top honours at the World Travel Awards for the fifth year in a row. The flag carrier for the United Arab ...
Air New Zealand unveils Hobbit plane
Air New Zealand has celebrated the new The Hobbit film by unveiling a Boeing 777 complete with a 54m-long livery of the dragon Smaug, w...
New Airbus plane in factory flypast
The new Airbus A350 plane swooped over the Filton factory where it was designed and developed in a spectacular flypast. Workers at...