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Airline axes 6,000 after disasters

Malaysia Airlines is to axe 6,000 jobs - around a third of the workforce - as it struggles to overcome the twin disasters that have hit it this year.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Star Online

With eye on China, Japan defence planners seek spending boost

Japan's defence planners are seeking their biggest budget ever for the coming fiscal year to pay for stealth fighters, drones and a hi-tech submarine, as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe bolsters the military amid an intensifying rivalry with China.

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Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, Beijing, China Travel, China Travel, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft

KFVS12

Bus driver passes out while smoking synthetic marijuana

Surveillance video shows bus driver Shaun Murphy passed out while in the driver's seat of a moving bus.

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Business Journal

Turkish Airlines to upgrade service between Chicago and Istanbul

As Turkish Airlines faces increasing competition from a trio of carriers now flying from Chicago to the Middle East, the Istanbul-based carrier said today it will start flying a larger aircraft with more amenities on its nonstop flight from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport to Istanbul starting in May of 2015.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

And all this time you thought Hello Kitty was a cat. And Japanese.

If you ever meet a representative from the Japanese wholesale company Sanrio, remember this - do not refer to Hello Kitty, their signature brand, as a cat.

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Related Topix: Life, Hello Kitty, Hobbies, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Romulus, MI, Wedding, Entertainment

WIS-TV Columbia

Phone call data may alter Malaysia jet search area

Ground teams planned to resume searching Thursday for a pilot who went missing after an F-15 fighter jet crashed in a remote, heavily wooded area of western Virginia, according to a Virginia State Police spokeswoman.

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Malaysian National News Agency

MH17 Memorial To Be Erected In Australia's Parliament Gardens

A memorial for victims of the Malaysian Airlines MH17 disaster is to be erected in the gardens of the Federal Parliament in Canberra.

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft

Wed Aug 27, 2014

WRAL.com

Undersea search for Malaysian plane refined

Australia's Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss said analysis of a failed attempted satellite phone call from Malaysia Airlines to Flight 370, which disappeared March 8, "suggests to us that the aircraft might have turned south a little earlier than we had previously expected."

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KTRE-TV Lufkin

Undersea search for Malaysian plane refined

A dusty, barren field in the shadow of a busy Arizona interstate was for decades a place where children played freely, teenagers spooked themselves on Halloween and locals dumped trash, seemingly unaware of the... A dusty, barren field in the shadow of a busy Arizona interstate was for decades a place where children played freely, teenagers spooked ... (more)

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Reuters

Malaysia, Australia to share costs for latest phase of MH370 search

Malaysia on Thursday said it would share with Australia the cost of the latest effort to uncover signs of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, in the hope of unlocking modern aviation's greatest mystery.

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NEWS.com.au

Inside the part of the plane you can't see

THEY are the secret places airlines won't let you into. Hidden away from the eyes of weary passengers, these luxurious cabin crew rest areas even rival the first class sections.

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The Daily Star

Biman starts Hajj flights

Pilgrims in the first Hajj flight at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport of the capital yesterday.

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Journal Gazette

Legroom statistics touch a nerve with cramped airline passengers

Fliers aren't imagining it: Airliners across the country have pushed for years for denser, more lucrative cabins - and jet makers are unveiling innovative new ways to cram more passengers into shrinking seats.

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Russia Taday

#FreeAndrew on front page: German Junge Welt joins campaign to free Russian journalist

German newspaper Junge Welt has declared it joins the international campaign to free the Russian journalist Andrey Stenin, who has been missing in Ukraine since August 5. "Andrey Stenin was working in hot spots, in Donetsk, Slavyansk and Mariupol, and many other cities where the Ukrainian army and the people's militia are fighting.

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Russia Taday

Death & lies: The only truth of flight MH17

The day Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 fell to Earth in pieces, everyone in our world was told Russia and Vladimir Putin murdered the 298 people aboard.

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Big News Network.com

BOC Aviation places orders for 82 Boeing airplanes

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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The Financial Mirror

TRAVEL: Jet and Etihad reinforce commitment to growth of Indian aviation

The two airlines have been codeshare partners since 2008 and their relationship was strengthened in November 2013, after Etihad Airways received approvals to acquire a 24 per cent stake in Jet Airways, marking it the first investment by a foreign carrier in India's airline industry.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Malaysia Airlines Faces Job Cuts

Malaysia Airlines is likely to cut staff by a quarter and stop flying to some cities in China and Europe.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Business-class beds at the pointy end

The world's top airlines are questioning the need for first-class cabins as flat-bed seats cradle corporate customers in once-unimaginable comfort, making the premium on front-row seats harder to justify.

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ABC News

Air New Zealand pays special dividend as profit takes off

Air New Zealand today announced a large increase in profit for the third year in a row, and a special dividend.

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