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  1. NetJets Trounces RivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Barron's

    NetJets spent the recession quietly consolidating its position as the world's leading provider of private-jet services. If it were an airline measured by its 710-airplane fleet, NetJets would be the fourth-largest in the world.

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  2. Suit: NYC Transit denies services to disabledRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Newsday

    ... z, an agency spokesman, declined to comment on the lawsuit. New York City Transit is part of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.

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  3. Moscow Domodedovo increases border control zoneRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Air Transport World

    Moscow Domodedovo Airport has extended its border control zone by opening a new 6,000-square meter, 22-meter high atrium, which allows the airport to handle arriving and departing passengers at different levels. "The finishing of the next stage of Domodedovo terminal expansion will allow us to optimize the international flights passenger traffic allocation.

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  4. US anti-Gulf coalition claims grass roots support across USRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Air Transport World

    ... agreements. It is not yet clear if such talks will be held, but the US departments of Commerce, State and Transportation are conducting a review of the US allegations and are seeking comments. The deadline for comments is the end of May. The ...

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  5. Lac-Megantic class-action suit approved in QuebecRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2013 | HAZMAT Magazine

    The lawsuit alleges that Canadian Pacific Railway was negligent and showed a lack of due diligence in all circumstances leading up to the July 6, 2013 derailment A class-action lawsuit in Quebec has been approved for victims of the fiery 2013 Lac-Megantic derailment that killed 47 people, but some of the major companies involved in the disaster won't be part of the lawsuit's proceedings. Quebec Justice Martin Bureau has given the plaintiffs the greenlight to sue World Fuel Services and Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. Other notable players, however, filed for protection from creditors following the tragedy, and also filed a request to have the lawsuit suspended.

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  6. Is texting in the cockpit ready to take off?Read the original story

    Friday | GantDaily.com

    As Memorial Day weekend kicks off, the Federal Aviation Administration is touting the expansion of new technology in both air traffic control towers and airliner cockpits that would let controllers communicate critical flight route changes instantly via text messages. "Data Comm," or data communications technology, allows air traffic controllers to send text messages with flight routing information and routing changes directly to an airplane's onboard computer, which can be instantly uploaded to a plane's navigation system.

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  7. Naked Fort Lauderdale Man Rescued Off Raised DrawbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Broward-Palm Beach

    According to various reports, a man who was completely nude was spotted on top of the raised Florida East Coast railway drawbridge over the New River around 8:30 a.m. It's not clear how the man got up on the drawbridge, but rescue officials from Fort Lauderdale and the Broward Sheriff's Office have been at the scene since 9:30 a.m. trying to talk ... (more)

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  8. Warning over effects of new passenger levyRead the original story

    Friday | The Otago Daily Times

    Auckland Airport warned yesterday the Government's decision to implement a passenger levy of $22 for a return international trip could impact on New Zealand's competitiveness as a tourist destination. ''It is regrettable the implementation of this new tax happens at a time when the tourism industry is starting to experience solid growth following many years of average performance.'

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  9. New Study Finds Fault With Delta Airlines on Fare TransparencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TheStreet.com

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  10. Sea Life Michigan to welcome rescued sea turtle into aquariumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MLive.com

    Sea Life Michigan will celebrate World Turtle Day this weekend by bringing a member of an endangered species into the aquarium. Benson was hit by a boat in Anastasia State Park in St. Johns County, Fla., leaving him stranded and injured.

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  11. Ferrellgas Partners, L.P. Declares Third Quarter Cash DistributionRead the original story

    Friday | GlobeNewswire

    Ferrellgas Partners, L.P. today announced the declaration of its third quarter cash distribution of $0.50 per partnership common unit. The distribution marks the eighty third consecutive $0.50 quarterly distribution and is payable June 12, 2015, to common unitholders of record as of June 5, 2015.

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  12. End In Sight For West Coast Ports DisputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KUOW-FM Seattle

    The Polar Pioneer at Seattle's Terminal 5, which was closed last year to cargo and needs at least $150 million in investments to ready it for mega-cargo ships - and to compete with Canadian ports. At the height of the ports dispute a few months ago, West Coast ports like Seattle and Tacoma were bound up with cargo containers.

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  13. Petkim container port to be commissioned in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Trend

    Petkim container port in Turkey will be commissioned in the first quarter of 2016, the Turkish newspaper Gercekgundem said May 22 with reference to the head of the APM Terminals company in Turkey Mogens Wolf Larsen. Larsen went on to add that the construction of Petkim container port is one of the most important projects in Turkey.

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  14. Oh Crap! Flying Feces Falling From The Sky Ruined This Pennsylvania Girl's Sweet Sixteen PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Perez Hilton

    A sweet sixteen party should be one of the best birthdays a person can have, right?! Maybe your parents get you a used car or something if you're lucky, and if you're rich, well, your parents go crazy . With people swimming, laughing, and Jacinda's father Joe Cambray playing horseshoes in the backyard, the sky literally started POOPING!!! Joe's sister looked up flight paths and found a few planes that had been flying overhead in the previous few minutes, so the family filed a complaint with the Federal Aviation Administration about the, um, birthday present.

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  15. NS seeks $5 million from tug boat owners for bridge damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    CHESAPEAKE, Va. - Nearly a month after a barge on the Southern Branch of the Elizabeth River struck and damaged a key rail bridge in Chesapeake owned by Norfolk Southern Corp., the railroad has filed a lawsuit against two tugboats and their owners.

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  16. FAA unveils next-generation message system to reduce delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KBCI CBS 2

    ... GPS system and all you have to do is press 'go.'" Data Comm is one facet of the FAA's Next Generation Air Transportation System, or NextGen, a long-term effort to transition from an air traffic control system based on World War II-era radar ...

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  17. Feces rained on party? Levittown party interrupted by a 'feces flurry' downpourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    A girl's sweet 16 party in Levittown , Pa was crashed by a not-so-sweet guest - feces . The unpleasant surprise, raining down from above, pelted the guests with human excrement.

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  18. Four Airline Picks in a Turbulent SectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Barron's

    A shift in American Airlines Group management tone on industry overcapacity and its pricing strategy as well as another increase in capacity guidance from Southwest Airlines -- for the third time since last fall -- sent the sector into a tailspin Wednesday, destroying $11.9 billion worth of market capitalization.

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  19. You've got mail - but you'll have to pick it upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Arizona Republic

    You've got mail - but you'll have to pick it up Home mail delivery began in 1863, but the convenience didn't come to Mesa until 1914 Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1HmUOZt Until 1937 when Mesa got its first federally built post office, private contractors provided the service, as seen in this early 20th century photo of a Post Office on Main Street. It's something we take for granted.

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  20. Southwest Airlines - The News That Wasn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    ... to the information provided by the CFO of Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV ) at the Wolfe Research Global Transportation Conference. The updated capacity information from Southwest Airlines combined with some soundbites from the CEO of American ...

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