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Woman dies on US Airways Honolulu-Phoenix redeye flight

A passenger died this morning on a US Airways flight from Honolulu to Phoenix, authorities say.


Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 757

Wed Jul 30, 2014


Flying the world's newest passenger jet, Airbus A350XWB

The rear cabin of the test plane has been fitted out with a complete interior. The lower ceiling above the middle seats is where the crew rest area is located.


Related Topix: Boeing 777, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787, Travel

News Max

Darrell Issa on Malaysian Jet Deaths: Blood Is on Putin's Hands

Russian President Vladimir Putin is responsible for the deaths of 298 people from the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine last month, Rep. Darrell Issa said Wednesday.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, Vladimir Putin, Barack Obama, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

Boeing will handle final assembly of 787-10 in SC

The company says the work will be done in North Charleston, South Carolina, because the plane is too large to efficiently transport it from North Charleston to a facility in Washington state.


Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787, North Charleston, SC, Charleston, SC

Daily Mail

Hostelbookers infographic reveals holidaymakers' dirtiest sex secrets

A rooftop gym, an outdoor kitchen and a private lemon tree grove: Inside the luxury Ibiza villa where Kate Moss and Kylie holiday Now that's a toothy grin! Fearless photographer gets dangerously close to great white sharks at feeding time - WITHOUT a safety cage A loo with a view! Guests staying at new hotel can be seen on the toilet by passers-by ... (more)


Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Boeing 727, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Travel

Business Journal

Boeing's 787 launch customer gets its first stretched Dreamliner

All Nippon Airways is the first airline to have the 787-8 and 787-9 Dreamliners from the Boeing Co.


Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787


What will MH17 investigators find at site?

Nearly two weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was blown out of the sky by a suspected surface-to-air missile, the Dutch investigators in charge of finding out what happened have yet to lay eyes on the wreckage or the human remains believed to be still left in the enormous debris field.


Related Topix: Twitter, Boeing 777, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft

The Daily Townsman

WestJet has net profit of $51.8M in Q2

WestJet says it recorded higher net earnings of $51.8 million in the second quarter, or 40 cents per share diluted, the airline's 37th consecutive profitable quarter.


Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 767

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Australian airline passengers told to flush drugs

Many of the 210 passengers aboard the Jetstar flight from Gold Coast city on Sunday night had attended the Splendour in the Grass weekend music festival at Byron Bay and were returning home.


Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Weird

The New Zealand Herald

Inside the stranding of Flight NZ09 in Hawaii

The 227 passengers who boarded Air New Zealand Flight 09 in Honolulu on a balmy Saturday night were expecting to land in Auckland about nine hours later.


Related Topix: Transportation, Airlines, Air New Zealand, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 767

The Globe and Mail

Airbus terminates sale of six superjumbos to Japan's Skymark

Visitors walk past the logo of Airbus Group during the e-Aircraft Day at the Bordeaux Merignac airport, southwestern France, April 25, 2014.


Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A350, Airbus A320, France, Europe, World News, Boeing 747, Boeing Aircraft

Hemel Online

Travel: Canada's big skies, big fish and a wild west dream

Mention Canada and most people immediately think of a trip through the Rockies from Calgary to Vancouver - but In the first of two features about one of the Commonwealth country's lesser known provinces, travel writer Alan Wooding enjoys all that the prairie state of Saskatchewan has to offer.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, North America Travel, Canada Travel, Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Embraer Aircraft, Embraer 190,

Airbus cancels order for six A380s from Skymark

Airbus has cancelled an order for six A380 superjumbos from Skymark Airlines because the Japanese company is facing financial difficulties, French daily Les Echos reported on Monday .


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

Christian Science Monitor

California fire threatens 500 homes, more high temps forecast

A City of Folsom firefighter moves through burned trees and ash not far from the origin of the so-called Sand Fire in Amador County on Sunday, in Plymouth, Calif.


Related Topix: Fire, Plymouth, CA, Aircraft, Douglas Aircraft, Douglas DC-10, Weather

Mon Jul 28, 2014


Flight Delay: DGCA Asks SpiceJet to Refund Fare

In a first-of-its-kind action, DGCA has directed SpiceJet to refund fare to all passengers of a Mumbai-Delhi flight that was delayed by about five hours last month, officials said today.


Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft

U.S. sales to Russia have only risen since sanctions imposed

U.S. Census Bureau foreign trade data show that exports rose 17 percent from March through May _ the most recent months for which the data is available _ compared with the previous three months, before sanctions were imposed.


Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 737, Boeing 777

FAA proposes to fine Southwest Airlines $12M

The Federal Aviation Administration said Monday it is proposing a $12 million civil fine against Southwest Airlines for failing to comply with safety regulations related to repairs on Boeing 737 jetliners.


Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Transportation, Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft

Virgin America files for IPO

Virgin America, the low-cost airline partly owned by Richard Branson, filed for an initial public offering of shares as it looks to expand in the recovering US airline market.


Related Topix: Virgin America, Richard Branson, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320

CBC News

2014 air travel deaths surpass last 3 years

A line of Boeing 787 Dreamliners waiting to be delivered are shown on a closed runway at Paine Field near Boeing's Everett, Wash.


Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787, Boeing 737, Everett, WA, Air Accidents

USA Today

Delta to add second Europe route from Salt Lake City

Delta Air Lines will add a second trans-Atlantic route from its Salt Lake City hub next spring, adding nonstop service to Amsterdam.


Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Salt Lake City, UT, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 767, Airlines, Air France - KLM, Weather