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2 hrs ago | International Business Times

Drunk Passengers Force Canada Flight Divert Back to Toronto

Air Canada's Boeing 787 Dreamliner lands at Pearson International Airport in Toronto, in this May 18, 2014, file photo.

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6 hrs ago | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

With Eye on China, Japan Defense Planners Seek Spending Boost

Japan's defense 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, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

10 hrs ago | The Northern Echo

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

Thu Aug 28, 2014

HeraldNet

A Boeing 787-9 joins the Terrible Teens

The Boeing 787 Dreamliners parked on Paine Field's Runway 11-29 have a new member, at least for a little while.

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Lebanon Democrat

Kimberly Jordan: Blimp ride one to mark off the old bucket list

On Saturday, I had the opportunity to do something that I'd always been curious about.

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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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USA Today

First look at Qatar Airways' Airbus A350 XWB

First look at Qatar Airways' Airbus A350 XWB Qatar Airways is the launch customer for the Airbus A350 Xtra Wide Body aircraft.

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Related Topix: Airbus A350, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, World News, Qatar, Middle East, France, Germany,

WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Phone call data may alter Malaysia jet search area

Trucks have started making deliveries to a New England supermarket chain just hours after it was announced that the chain's former CEO, whose ouster led to worker walkouts and customer boycotts, had completed a... A six-week standoff between thousands of employees of a New England supermarket chain and management has ended with the news that the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Air Accidents, Australia, World News, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Malaysia,

Thetelegraphand Argus

An easyJet plane had to make an emergency landing after smoke was detected in the cockpit

An easyJet plane carrying 157 passengers has had to make an emergency landing after smoke was detected in the cockpit.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, 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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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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Canada.com

Chinese fighter jet's brazen barrel roll over U.S. surveillance aircraft leaves Americans indignant

A US Navy P-8A Poseidon takes off from Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Florida on November 29, 2013.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Ma Ying-jeou

USA Today

Australian airlines relax rules for electronic devices

Good news for anyone who wants to work or stay entertained throughout a flight on an Australian airline.

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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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West Sussex County Times

Film-makers welcome new aircraft design

A Dark Reflection, a film made and filmed in and around the Horsham district screens at Cannes.

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International Business Times

Fate of MH370, MH17 Trigger Mass Resignation of Crew in Malaysia Airlines

A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 737-800 aircraft parks on tarmac of Kuala Lumpur International Airport outside Kuala Lumpur June 14, 2014.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

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's Profit up 45 Percent

Air New Zealand announced an after-tax profit of 262 million New Zealand dollars for the year ending June.

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The New Zealand Herald

Profit soars at Air New Zealand

An Airbus A321neo in Air New Zealand livery. The airline will buy at least three A321neos and 13 Airbus A320neos in a $1.6 billion deal with Airbus announced in June.

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