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2 hrs ago | The Newberg Graphic

Evergreen's troubles continue to mount

Evergreen International Airlines has made consistent headlines since 2013, when the company fired its staff and filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy a month later.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, Transportation, Evergreen International Aviation, Air Courier, Multnomah County, OR, Boeing 747, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Yamhill County, OR

7 hrs ago | TheBostonChannel.com

Obama: U.S. to continue operations in Iraq

The United States attempted a rescue operation earlier this summer to free a number of American hostages held in Syria by ISIS, Pentagon spokesman Rear Adm.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Boeing 747, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Opinion

11 hrs ago | AVHerald

Indigo A320 at Delhi on Aug 20th 2014, smoke from gear after landing causes evacuation

An Indigo Airbus A320-200, registration VT-IFK performing flight 6E-176 from Mumbai to Delhi with 147 passengers and 6 crew, landed on Delhi's runway 27 and rolled out without obvious incident when the crew of fire truck on an adjacent airport road called in reporting dense smoke from the left hand main gear of the aircraft.

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15 hrs ago | WAPT-TV Jackson

First plane with U.N. aid lands in Iraq

A plane carrying the first load of humanitarian aid as part of a multiday operation to help hundreds of thousands of displaced people in northern Iraq has landed in Irbil, the U.N. refugee agency said Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Boeing 747, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft

16 hrs ago | AME Info

A behind the scenes glimpse into the making of Emirates' 50th A380 aircraft

It takes 800 workers just 65 to 80 days to assemble, install, test, paint, furnish and deliver an Emirates Airbus A380, the iconic double-decker aircraft that has been creating headlines and delighting travellers since it first entered into service in 2008.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380

17 hrs ago | Evesham Journal

Court told drunk man who boarded plane should never have been at airport

A 22-year-old man who breached layers of airport security before boarding an empty plane was too drunk to recall how he did it.

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Related Topix: Embraer 195, Embraer Aircraft, Aircraft

19 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

Inside the Flight MH370 bunker: Detectives examine...

Deep inside the labyrinthine police headquarters in Kuala Lumpur is a room piled with paperwork detailing the personal lives of the 239 people on missing flight MH370.

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, PC, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Junction fire: Aerial battle involved jet and about 75,000 gallons of retardent

An air tanker drops fire retardant on the Junction fire, which was burning on a ridge northeast of Oakhurst, Calif.

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Related Topix: Fire, Oakhurst, CA, Aircraft, Douglas Aircraft, Douglas DC-10, Bell, CA

Bangkok Post

Kan Air offers VIP flights on a budget

Travelling by private jet is no longer the exclusive preserve of billionaires, celebrities and other VIPs, accessible now to everyone in Thailand as some of the fares beat those of budget airlines.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Thailand, Civil Aircraft, Hawker Beechcraft Premier I, Aircraft, Hawker Beechcraft Aircraft, ATR 72, ATR Aircraft

India.com

Emirates Airlines Starts Non-Stop Service to Chicago

Emirates, a global connector of people, places and economies, has commenced a daily nonstop passenger service to Chicago's O'Hare International Airport.

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Related Topix: World News, United Arab Emirates, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Rahm Emanuel, US Governors, Pat Quinn, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

The News Tribune

Evidence grows of cabin-air contamination on planes

Can airplane-cabin air kill? The question has nagged at airplane manufacturers, crew and passengers ever since the jet age shut us into pressurized metal tubes.

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Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787, Duke University, Chemistry, Science

Mirror.co.uk

Passengers on missing flight MH370 died of oxygen starvation before crash, author claims

Passengers on flight MH370 died of oxygen starvation hours before the pilot performed a controlled ditching in the Indian Ocean, an author has claimed.

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Related Topix: Air Accidents, Boeing 777, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft

Iol.co.za

Snoozing air bosses draw fury

A Chinese aircraft was forced to delay its landing after two air traffic controllers nodded off, reports said on Tuesday, sparking a wave of online anger about airline safety.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft

RTE.ie

Monarch Airlines in move to low-cost carrier

British holidays airline operator Monarch Group is set to cut the airline's workforce by a third with the closure of its charter operations as it moves to reinvent the carrier as a scheduled European budget airline.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Yahoo!

Snoozing China air traffic controllers force jet to delay landing

A Chinese aircraft was forced to delay its landing after two air traffic controllers nodded off, reports said Tuesday, sparking a wave of online anger about airline safety.

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MSN Money

Skymark shares surge 28 percent after report AirAsia weighing bid

Shares of Japan's Skymark Airlines Inc jumped 28 percent on Tuesday after the Nikkei business daily reported that Malaysia's AirAsia Bhd is in talks with financial institutions on a possible tender offer for the struggling carrier.

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Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

In July, the Partne... )--Extended Stay America, Inc. today announced that Kevin A. Henry will join the Company as the Executive Vice President and Chief Human R... )--Fitch Ratings has taken the following actions on the U.S. residential primary servicer ratings for Residential Credit Solutions, Inc. : --Primary servicer rating for...

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Forbes.com

Boeing Leads Airbus In The Race For New Commercial Airplane Orders In 2014

Boeing is leading its European competitor, Airbus, in the race for new commercial airplane orders in 2014.

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Related Topix: Airbus A350, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787, Boeing 777, Airbus A330, Civil Aircraft, Airbus A320

Tripso.com

Luxury resort in Cleveland, unique marriage spots in Vegas, Boeing may ramp up 737s

Its out-of-the-box amenities and bold designs make it a marquee destination for locals and guests.

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Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Wedding

Newsday

Monarch airlines may cut 1,000 jobs

Monarch Airlines may cut as many as 1,000 jobs as part of a major strategic review that aims to cuts costs and may lead to the end of long haul flights.

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Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 737, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

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