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4 Nov 2013
CAA to consult with FAA and EASA on electronic devices
The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has said it will be consulting with both the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Europe...
1 Nov 2013
Travel news round-up: 1 November
This week began with a rough start for passengers in the UK and on the near continent, with St Jude's storm - named after the patro...
FAA relaxes in-flight rules on electronic devices in USA
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in the USA has announced that it is relaxing the rules on the use of personal electronic devi...
30 Oct 2013
Parents call on govt to bin school holiday ban
Thousands of parents are demanding that the government reverses its ban on children taking holidays during term time. Until this a...
29 Oct 2013
Travel returning to normal after big storm
Travel services are returning to normal today after St Jude's storm blew its way across the UK yesterday. Flights were disrupt...
28 Oct 2013
Breaking travel news: Flights affected by St Jude's storm
Holidaymakers are facing disruption to their journeys this morning as the UK continues to be battered by St Jude's storm. Wind...
23 Oct 2013
Lonely Planet launches travel photography competition
Lonely Planet has unveiled a new travel photography competition that will see one lucky winner jet off for the holiday of a lifetime in...
21 Oct 2013
Company wants to preserve 500 landmarks using digital technology
An organisation has launched an ambitious project to digitally preserve 500 of the world's most important heritage sites over the n...
15 Oct 2013
Brit, 24, claims to have visited every country
By the age of 24, most people can probably come up with a list in double figures of different countries they've visited. Howev...
10 Oct 2013
Report to look into travel trends crystal ball
On 4 November, World Travel Market (WTM) will look into its crystal ball and reveal the trends it believes will dominate the tourism in...