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China Southern Airlines plans to grow fleet to 2,000 planes by…

China Southern Airlines plans to grow fleet to 2,000 planes by…

Published 17/09/2018

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China Southern Airlines (600029.SS) (1055.HK) plans to more than double the size of its fleet to 2,000 aircraft by 2035 and is [more…]

Two health scares at U.S. airports tied to Mecca pilgrims: U.S….

Two health scares at U.S. airports tied to Mecca pilgrims: U.S….

Published 08/09/2018

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Two major health scares at U.S. airports involving inbound flights are related to pilgrims returning from the Hajj, the Muslim pilgrimage to [more…]

Tunisian airport workers threaten strike in tourist high season

Tunisian airport workers threaten strike in tourist high season

Published 30/07/2018

TUNIS (Reuters) - Tunisian airport employees plan to strike on Wednesday and Thursday, disrupting the reviving tourist trade, unless the government meets demands for improved [more…]

Airbus CEO steps up warning on danger of hard Brexit

Airbus CEO steps up warning on danger of hard Brexit

Published 06/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The head of Airbus (AIR.PA) warned the British government on Friday that in a worst-case scenario Brexit could result in production at [more…]

Man charged after running in underwear on Atlanta airport runway

Man charged after running in underwear on Atlanta airport runway

Published 27/06/2018

(Reuters) - A teenager has been criminally charged after running half-naked across an Atlanta airport runway and jumping onto the wing of a Delta Air [more…]

China’s regional jet gold rush hits regulatory turbulence

China’s regional jet gold rush hits regulatory turbulence

Published 26/06/2018

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China’s regional jet market is struggling to get off the ground as Beijing slows approvals for new airlines, industry executives say, dashing [more…]

Flight attendants may have higher cancer rates

Flight attendants may have higher cancer rates

Published 26/06/2018

(Reuters Health) - U.S. flight attendants may be more likely than other Americans to develop several types of cancer including tumors of the breast, uterus, [more…]

Airlines adjusting hedges, fares, capacity and fleet as oil price…

Airlines adjusting hedges, fares, capacity and fleet as oil price…

Published 04/06/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Airlines are locking in fuel hedges, lowering capacity, raising fares and retiring older jets to cope with rising costs alongside the highest [more…]

Qantas plans to change Taiwan website reference, but says needs time

Qantas plans to change Taiwan website reference, but says needs time

Published 04/06/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia’s Qantas Airways Ltd said it plans to change its website to refer to Taiwan as a Chinese territory, not an independent [more…]

KLM CEO says more restructuring needed at Air France

KLM CEO says more restructuring needed at Air France

Published 04/06/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - More restructuring is needed at French flag carrier Air France, the head of Dutch sister airline KLM said on Monday. The two [more…]