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EasyJet rails against state aid to network carriers

EasyJet rails against state aid requests

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No let-up in early February traffic figures

Further signs of how tough it is right now in the premium traffic sector as British Airways today disclosed its premium traffic was down a fifth in February compared to the same month last year.

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Stark warning from BA boss

BA chief issues stark warning

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2008 losses could reach $8b as fuel strikes again

IATA is now indicating industry-wide global losses for the year could reach up to $8 billion for 2008,

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Ryanair to cash in on web adverts

Ryanair to allow paid adverts on its website

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T5 debacle damages BA’s brand

BA brand suffers due to T5 opening

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A guest blog on Stanford

If you didn’t know the name Sir Allen Stanford a week ago, you certainly do now…

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VIDEO: Branson’s take on social media

Virgin Atlantic president Sir Richard Branson has flagged the importance of social media channels, such as Facebook, during a media briefing in Hong Kong. The stop, en route to Sydney, forms part of Branson’s ‘around the world in eight days’ journey. The trip is aims to promote Virgin’s new global connectivity, with the launch of Virgin […]

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Ryanair ringing the changes with in-flight phones access

So Ryanair has formally launched its onboard mobile phone service. In the in-flight mobile connectivity world this is a big deal.

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Signs of momentum for onboard phones

After a pretty tortuous path overcoming the regulatory hurdles, there appear increasing signs we might be getting a bit closer to finding out how popular mobile phone use onboard aircraft is going to be, as there is a bit of momentum among the airlines testing the water. Interesting figures from Emirates today, the first to go […]

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